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BSc International Business
Undergraduate, Industrial professional experience, Single Honours
How long it takes:
Undergraduate (3 years)
Distance learning/ Campus
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Newcastle Law School
- Introduction to Marketing and Communications (IMAC)
- Organisations, Management and Entrepreneurship
- Managing Financial Resources
- Digital Business
- Widening Business Horizons
- Management, Education and Learning A and B
You will also take one of the following modules, depending on prior qualifications:
- Economics for Business A
- Economics for Business B
- Research Methods (20 credits)
- Responsible Business: Theory and Practice (20 credits)
- Students will also choose four optional modules from a list provided by the department.
- International Study Year (120 credits) or International Work Year (120 credits)
- Students must complete either a 40 credit Dissertation or 20 credit Extended Essay
- Students who have chosen a 20 credit Extended Essay must choose a further 100 credits of optional modules. Students who have chosen a 40 credit dissertation must choose a further 80 credits of optional modules.
Applicants should normally have one of the following:
- A non-law bachelor’s degree (from a UK university or recognised by the BSB if you wish to study the BPTC), or
- A ‘stale’ law degree, where five or more years have elapsed since graduation, or
- An academic or professional qualification at degree equivalent level
If English is not your first language, you will also need to demonstrate your English Language proficiency. For example, you should have IELTS 7.5 overall with a minimum of 6.5 in all components.
If you intend to become a Solicitor
The Solicitors Regulation Authority has reduced its requirements for pre-authorisation this year. For details of the current arrangements, see the SRA website. You should pay special attention to the Character and Suitability section. If you think you may have a character or suitability issue, you may wish to clarify with the SRA before proceeding with the GDL.
See further details of our English Language requirement
USA,UK & EU students, 2019/20 (per year)
International students starting 2019/20 (per year)
You’ll show your progress through a combination of written essays, problem-solving assignments and presentations.
All students take our core modules, but please note that the availability of optional modules is subject to demand.