Leadership and Business Management - BA (Hons) Degree [Top Up] (Online Learning)

Start Date: For further information, please call 0191 226 6313 or email enquiries@ncgdirect.co.uk.

Duration: 2 Years

Venue: Distance Learning

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Start Date: For further information, please call 0191 226 6313 or email enquiries@ncgdirect.co.uk.

Duration: 2 Years

Venue: Distance Learning

Apply Now

Our BA (Hons) Leadership and Business Management Degree is a unique program which offers you the chance to achieve not only a Degree in Leadership and Business Management but also a professional qualifications from the Institute of Leadership & Management (ILM).

This 120 Credit program which can be studied over 1 or 2 years is delivered through flexible online learning, including: webinars, activities, resources & assessments to enable you to successfully complete your course. NCG online also enables you and your tutors to actively take part in real time conversations, listen to and view recorded lectures and take part in live question and answer sessions.

You will be supported throughout your learner journey by a dedicated personal online lecturer and will have the opportunity to regularly interact with fellow students.

You will not need to travel to attend any classes; studying is carried out entirely online and your program of study can fit around your work and personal commitments. Whilst it is not an essential requirement of our online courses, we do include 3 residential events per year.

This course is aimed at individuals who wish to obtain a professionally relevant degree but don’t want to attend regular classes or give up their current job to go back to College or University. The course is also an ideal opportunity for individuals who are currently working in a leadership/management role but who wish to seek a qualification and accreditation for the work they already do.

BA (Hons) Leadership and Business Management

The content is mapped to a number of professional bodies giving you the opportunity to take the professional bodies’ exam or assessment at the end of the module to achieve exemptions form professional qualification.

• ILM Level 5: Award in Leadership & Management



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The course comprises of the following mandatory modules:
• Research Methods
• Dissertation
• Financial Reporting
• Business Strategy and Change
• Leading and Developing Talent
• Business Improvement and Excellence

• How does Distance Learning work with NCG direct?

• A Personal Online Tutor will guide and support you through your studies
• Learner view is where you can access your course site, set targets, view tutor notes and access assessments grades.

You will be assessed using a range of methods including;

 on-line assessment, business reports, e-portfolios, case studies, discussion board contributions, in-tray exercises, annotated journal reports, dissertation, work based projects and written assignments.

On completion of their course students will be given support, information and guidance on progression routes onto Masters Courses and other vocational/academic courses.

Graduates who study Business and Management degrees are amongst the most valuable. All jobs are set within some kind of business model; even if they are in the public or third sector there is a business model used to ensure goals are achieved and tasks completed on time and to budget.
The number of Management staff employed in UK organisations is set to grow to nearly 5 million by 2020, make sure you’re fully trained and ahead of the competition by studying a Distance Learning Foundation Degree in Business Leadership and Management with NCG
*UK Commission’s Employer Skills Survey 2011: UK Results

Applicants will normally require the following in order to be admitted onto the programme;

1. A relevant foundation degree or equivalent (HND) in a leadership or business related subject area.

2. A Level 5 Professional qualification in a suitable business related area. E.g. Chartered Institute of Marketing, ILM Diploma in Leadership and Management.

£ 4,500

NCG Direct will pay for the registration and membership fees for ILM.


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