Bsc Hons Marketing

If you do not achieve the typical entry points required, you may want to consider studying this course with foundation year. Scaling-up If you’re ready to grow your business, see what support and funding we can offer. You do not need to decide on your preferred placement route on application, you can decide throughout your first year of study. To find out about scholarships, bursaries and other funding opportunities that are available please visit the University’s scholarships and bursaries page.

This course will provoke you to consider forward-thinking strategies and cutting-edge business practices. We’ll equip you with analytical and strategic skills to enable you to think critically about scenarios and make informed decisions. Our Colchester Campus features the brand new Students’ Union Creative Studios in the Silberrad Student Centre. As well as including bookable TV and radio studios, this creative hub mimics the environment found in top marketing and design agencies, complete with a suite of state-of-the-art Apple and Adobe products. Training workshops and tutorials are available to help you create professional content and promotional material. Please also note that due to the current Covid-19 situation, if your course offers fieldtrips, the location of these may change or be cancelled.

Develop a critical appreciation of key areas in marketing, with the opportunity to hone your skills in a specific area. When assessing your academic record, we take into account your grade average, position in class and the standing of the institution where you studied your qualification. Visit ourpostgraduate research coursesfor further details about research degree options with the Bournemouth University Business School and the funding options available. A 30-week supervised work placement in the UK or overseas which gives you the opportunity to turn theory into practice in a business environment. At BU, we recognise that placements are extremely valuable and can give you a head start when it comes to your future career.

The size and amount of opportunities can vary but roles exist in a variety of places from financial and consumer companies through to not-for-profit organisations like charities and local government. If your course involves a work placement or internship, use it to make contacts in marketing departments and develop your practical marketing skills. Remember that many employers accept applications from graduates with any degree subject, so don’t restrict your thinking to the jobs listed here. The campus is one of the most beautiful in the country and offers a unique environment in which to study, with lakes, parkland, woodland and gardens as well as modern and historical buildings.

We select candidates for this course by looking at your application; there are usually no interviews or selection activities needed. For that reason, make sure your application really stands out from the crowd, and leave us in no doubt as to why you should be joining BU. You can find some handy hints about filling in your UCAS form on ourhow to apply web pages. A placement should be a highly rewarding experience for you and the employing company and we do our best to ensure that everyone involved feels that they have got the most that they can from the experience. Our students perform so well on placement that we have a large number of top firms returning to us year-on-year to source exclusively BU placement students.

Tracy is the Programme Leader for Digital and teaches on a number of modules across all levels of the Undergraduate Marketing programmes. In addition to the 30 hours of work experience that everyone is expected to undertake in their second year, you also have the opportunity to take a placement year between years two and three of your degree. This would super-charge your employability and your prospects after graduation. We can help you find a placement and provide support during your year away. Enrolment on a programme with a semester/year abroad does not guarantee you a semester/year abroad placement. In the event you do not secure a semester/year abroad placement, you will be transferred to the standard variant of your degree scheme without a semester or year abroad.