We are committed to excellence! Alongside your formal classes, we arrange an intensive programme of guest speakers. Visitors from large multinational firms, small businesses and public sector organisations lead discussions on points linked to their own businesses or previous experiences. Sales and Retail courses supply students a chance to increase on their gross sales expertise and implement their data in a enterprise setting.
This module offers an outline of the principles of human resource management (HRM) and the evolution of the HR function. It supplies a grounding in the important thing constructs and rules in HRM so that these could examined from a comparative perspective in MMM079 or from a vital perspective in MMM048 (Managing People and Organisations). It considers approaches to HR strategy, as well as key HR processes.
The module investigates business growth routes and strategies for the entrepreneurial agency, and for organisations with an entrepreneurial tradition. Paths to growth and strategies of growth are identified and appraised. The module additionally examines how a agency’s structure, processes and values affect its functionality to construct sustainable development and generate new business.
In an effort to achieve the award of Bachelor of Arts (Honours), a pupil must satisfy the College requirements of 360 credits. A pupil who doesn’t want to progress to a subsequent yr of research may apply for an intermediate award of Diploma of Greater Schooling if they cross a minimal of 240 credits. A Certificate of Higher Schooling could also be awarded to a pupil with minimal of a hundred and twenty credit.
Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) constitute the fastest growing sector of both the UK and European economies, a trend which is mirrored globally. These organisations also now make use of nearly all of the UK workforce. SMEs nevertheless current a sequence of distinctive and specific management challenges that are addressed and critically evaluated in this module. The method taken encompasses a spread of enterprise disciplines, and notably examines the problems going through SMEs wishing to attract recent funding capital.