Legal Aspects of Business (FPC1044)
This module develops essential knowledge and skills relating to key aspects of law impacting on business in general.
The Economic Environment of Business (FPC1045)
The module introduces business students to the national and international economic environment and considers a range of economic factors that have influence on decision making in business organisations.
Fundamentals of Management and Financial Decision Making (FPC1055)
This module develops understanding and evaluation of financial and management accounting information and techniques,
Personal Development (FPC1061)
Managing Financial Information (FPC1013)
The aim of this module is to enable students to develop an understanding of the need for organisations to be able to manage financial information.
Professional Accounting (FPC1041)
An introduction to financial accounting which will provide both a theoretical and practical foundation for later accounting modules.
Financial Accounting (FPC2022)
A financial accounting and reporting module covering the UK reporting regulatory framework, interpretation of company reports, company auditing and group accounts.
Research Methods (FPC2048)
This module enables students to examine a range of research skills and quantitative methods which are central to conducting a research project in their academic work or professional discipline.
Management Accounting for Decision Making (FPC2023)
A management accounting module covering a range of tools and techniques that managers can use when making future decisions.
Macroeconomics Issues (FPC2049)
The module examines contemporary macroeconomic issues affecting business organisations.
Strategy and Innovation (FPC2050)
This module explores different perspectives and theories of entrepreneurship. It examines a range of settings for enterprise and provides an opportunity for the practical application of models.
Financial Planning and Policy (FPC2059)
An introduction to the area of Financial Planning and Policies, which will provide a theoretical and practical foundation for later modules.
Every undergraduate taught course has a detailed programme specification document describing the course aims, the course structure, the teaching and learning methods, the learning outcomes and the rules of assessment.
The following programme specification represents the latest course structure and may be subject to change:
The modules shown for this course are those currently being studied by our students, or are proposed new modules. Please note that programme structures and individual modules are subject to amendment from time to time as part of the University’s curriculum enrichment programme and in line with changes in the University’s policies and requirements.
Fees, costs and funding
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How to apply
Completing this course enables you to progress onto these related courses and programmes with the University of Plymouth at level 5 or level 6, as specifically defined by this programme’s progression agreement.
For further information, including the progression from foundation degree form, please visit https://www.plymouth.ac.uk/business-partners/partnerships/academic-partnerships/study-guide/progression-to-honours-degree
Our partnership with City College Plymouth
Please contact City College Plymouth to apply for this course:
City College Plymouth
Partner college open days
This course is run at one of our partner colleges. Open days are held at the college and more details of these can be found on the college website. You'll find contact details below, on this page.
University of Plymouth open days
You are also very welcome to attend a University of Plymouth open day, to get a flavour of the courses you can progress to from a partner college. There will however be limited information on this specific course and college.
Studying with City College Plymouth
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