Business, Management and Economics

Business, Management and Economics

You will study the core modules listed below.

Academic English Skills aims to provide you with thorough training in the language and related academic skills which will enable you to best achieve your academic potential at University. These skills include the processes of academic writing, effective and extensive reading strategies, effective participation in seminars and delivery of presentations, and listening to and recording information effectively from lectures. You will also develop the accuracy and range of written and spoken language required to use language effectively and appropriately, with clarity and confidence in an academic context.
The aim of this module is to facilitate and develop your study skills to enable you to successfully complete a Foundation course at the University of Sussex International Study Centre and to progress to further undergraduate study. Emphasis will be placed on the transferability of skills and their application to ongoing study and employability.
This module aims to develop your understanding of the importance of managing finance to business success and survival. You will learn to understand that business finance is of interest to a range of stakeholders and be able to generate accurate and creative solutions to business problems and issues. You will acquire a range of relevant business and generic skills, including decision making, problem solving and the quantification and management of information.
This module aims to develop your understanding of organisations and their ability to meet society’s needs and wants. You will learn to understand that business behaviour can be studied from different perspectives and be able to generate enterprising and creative solutions to business problems and issues. You will acquire a range of relevant business and generic skills, including decision making and problem solving.
In this module you will develop a critical understanding of organisations and their ability to meet society’s needs and wants. You will learn to understand that business behaviour can be studied from a range of perspectives and how to generate enterprising and creative solutions to business problems and issues. You will acquire a range of relevant business and generic skills, including decision making, problem solving, the challenging of assumptions and the quantification and management of information.
The aim of this module is to provide you with opportunities to develop, practice and demonstrate mathematical skills relevant to an undergraduate degree course in business, computing or humanities at the University of Sussex. This module will enable you to apply these concepts and skills to situations relevant to areas of future study.
The aim of this module is for you to gain an introduction to the principle, concepts and models of micro-economic analysis providing a framework upon which further economic analysis can be developed. You will be able to apply your knowledge base as well as learn basic skills relating to data analysis and evaluation of economics issues.
The main aim of this module is for you to gain an introduction to the principles, concepts and models of macroeconomic analysis providing a framework upon which further economic analysis can be developed. You will be able to apply their knowledge base as well as learn basic skills relating to data analysis and evaluation of economics issues.

Your degree at Sussex

This course can lead to one of the undergraduate degrees listed below (subject to meeting the grades outlined). The degrees and grades listed are valid for 2017/18 intakes only and are subject to change.

Please be aware that Business and Management Studies with a Language and International Business with a Language will not be running in 2018.

Degree Programmes Award English Grade Semester 1 Semester 2
Accounting and Finance BSc (Hons) 60% (60% writing, 50% other skills) 50% 50%
Accounting and Finance (with a professional placement year) BSc (Hons) 60% (60% writing, 50% other skills) 50% 50%
Business and Management Studies BSc (Hons) 60% (60% writing, 50% other skills) 50% 50%
Business and Management Studies (with a professional placement year) BSc (Hons) 60% (60% writing, 50% other skills) 50% 50%
Business and Management Studies with a Language BSc (Hons) 60% (60% writing, 50% other skills) 50% 50%
Economics BA (Hons) 60% (60% writing, 50% other skills) 50% 50%
Economics BSc (Hons) 60% (60% writing, 50% other skills) 50% 50%
Economics (with a professional placement year) BA (Hons) 60% (60% writing, 50% other skills) 50% 50%
Economics (with a professional placement year) BSc (Hons) 60% (60% writing, 50% other skills) 50% 50%
Economics and Finance BSc (Hons) 60% (60% writing, 50% other skills) 50% 50%
Economics and International Development BA (Hons) 60% (60% writing, 50% other skills) 50% 50%
Economics and International Relations BA (Hons) 60% (60% writing, 50% other skills) 50% 50%
Economics and Management Studies BA (Hons) 60% (60% writing, 50% other skills) 50% 50%
Economics and Politics BA (Hons) 60% (60% writing, 50% other skills) 50% 50%
Finance BSc (Hons) 60% (60% writing, 50% other skills) 50% 50%
Finance (with a professional placement year) BSc (Hons) 60% (60% writing, 50% other skills) 50% 50%
Finance and Business BSc (Hons) 60% (60% writing, 50% other skills) 50% 50%
Finance and Business (with a professional placement year) BSc (Hons) 60% (60% writing, 50% other skills) 50% 50%
International Business BSc (Hons) 60% (60% writing, 50% other skills) 50% 50%
International Business (with a professional placement year) BSc (Hons) 60% (60% writing, 50% other skills) 50% 50%
International Business with a Language BSc (Hons) 60% (60% writing, 50% other skills) 50% 50%
Marketing and Management BSc (Hons) 60% (60% writing, 50% other skills) 50% 50%
Marketing and Management (with a professional placement year) BSc (Hons) 60% (60% writing, 50% other skills) 50% 50%
Marketing and Management with Psychology BSc (Hons) 60% (60% writing, 50% other skills) 50% 50%
Marketing and Management with Psychology (with a professional placement year) BSc (Hons) 60% (60% writing, 50% other skills) 50% 50%