BA Hons Business Administration Online

BACHELOR’S DEGREE IN BUSINESS MANAGEMENT’ ONLINE

SITAL College in collaboration with the University of Hertfordshire (UH)  offers the Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Degree in Business Administration through a combination of online learning and face-to-face classes.

Due to the current restrictions caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, all our face-to-face classes are now online. We are currently accepting applications for May and September 2020 and are pleased to provide  20% reduction  off the tuition fees, with an extended time to pay. Additionally we will offer a personalised course schedule that allows you to study at your pace. Applications are being processed online, and our staff will be happy to guide you further.

The University has also put additional measures in place to further support students at this time; and of course, we guarantee exceptional guidance from our lecturers and academic staff throughout your course of studies.

Through this partnership with UH, our students can achieve an internationally recognized UK degree without the high overseas costs; and with current travel restrictions, we are sure that many families will welcome this opportunity for their young people to earn this degree right at home. This degree is approved by ACTT.

Businesses will need their employees to help regain lost business, in a world that is likely to be quite different before the pandemic. Persons with innovative ideas and good business practice will become increasingly valuable to employers. This business degree focuses on contemporary world and business issues, and will therefore equip you with the value employers are looking for.

You can qualify with this well-respected, fully-accredited Bachelor's Degree in just 3 years after CSEC and in 2 years after CAPE. If you're coming in with work experience or an incomplete Degree, we will advise on the most economical route so that you can achieve your degree and save time and money.

About the University of Hertfordshire

UH is an ambitious University that offers excellence in teaching, learning and research, and puts students at the heart of its activities. It is a model 21st Century University with a business-facing and business-like approach.

The University has been ranked in the top 2.1% of degree-granting institutions of higher education by the Center for World University Rankings (CWUR), which is the largest academic ranking of global universities. UH aims to promote the employability of its graduates in order that they can thrive in an increasingly competitive environment. It achieves this through a blend of academic study, intercultural awareness and employability /enterprise skills development.Graduates will therefore be equipped for the demands of a career in general management.

SITAL is committed to delivering the Degree to the exacting standards of the University, and we welcome their rigorous quality assurance which ensures that this is achieved.

Distinctive features of this programme include

1. No formal examinations

2. All materials delivered through online ’Supported Distance Learning’ including e-books

3. Students will normally study 8 modules 12 months

4. Students receive UH online support and classes with local tutor at SITAL College

You can progress to this degree if you have work experience, CAPE, CSEC or a Diploma or Associate Degree. Students can start at year 1 or year 3 depending on their prior qualifications and experience.

Year 1 - Students must have 2 CAPE double units plus 5 CSEC passes including English A and Mathematics at grades III and above.

Year 3 – Final Year Direct Entry Requirements

Applicants must meet at least one of the listed criteria:

  • The ABE Level 5 (RQF) or The ABE Level 6 (QCF) or Extended Diploma in Business and Management OR
  • Higher National Diploma with a Merit Profile OR
  • Associate Degree from a Higher Educational Institution approved by a relevant national body and offering progression to the final year of a Bachelor’s degree programme.

If you're coming in with work experience, CSEC or an incomplete Degree, we will advise on the most economical route so that you can achieve your degree and save time and money.

There are 8 modules per year done over 3 semesters - January, May and September. We accept students every semester, and you can choose how many modules you wish to study in any given semester. This allows you to move at a pace you can afford.

You can qualify for this degree if you have work experience, CAPE, CSEC or a Diploma or Associate Degree.

Students with CSEC or relevant work experience can progress through the ABE Diploma route as shown below. ABE Diploma 4 is equivalent to Year 1 and ABE Diploma 5 is equivalent to Year 2

If students have any one of the following qualifications, they will be eligible to enter directly into the final year:

1. The ABE Level 5 (RQF) or The ABE Level 6 (QCF) or Extended Diploma in Business and Management OR

2. Higher National Diploma with a Merit Profile OR

3. Associate Degree from a Higher Educational Institution approved by a relevant national body and offering progression to the final year of a

4. Bachelor’s degree programme.

Affordability

You will achieve a UK Degree at a fraction of the cost of studying abroad. We make it even more affordable by allowing students to pay in monthly installments. We can also arrange a special schedule to accommodate students who are unable to pay the stipulated monthly fee, and this allows you to pay less per month.

There are 8 modules per semester, and the cost is TT$2500 per module (less 20%) You can choose to study from 1 to 3 modules in any given semester.

Documents required to Apply

It's a simple process, and we will guide you through. Documents required:

1. Completed application form (sent upon request)

2. Academic transcripts of past qualifications

3. Evidence of English Language Qualifications

4. Personal statement - we will provide guidance

5. References

6. Resume

Why Choose to Pursue this Degree at SITAL College

Our staff and lecturers are committed and very supportive. We deliver to high quality standards and maintain good pass rates. Tutors undergo ongoing professional development and students are encouraged and supported by an exceptional academic team. We personalise education and cater to the needs of individuals – whether you are working and wish to study part time, or you intend to dedicate fully to your studies.

We make education affordable, accessible and convenient, and uphold academic integrity at all times. Students will earn a UK degree without the high overseas cost, at a private institution that puts the student experience at the heart of what we do. We invite you to speak with us and get the information you need to make up your mind.

Year 1

The Business Professional (Part 1)

The Business Professional (Part 2)

Accounting for Business

Principles of Marketing

Quantitative Methods for Business and Management

Global Perspectives in Business

Economics for Business

People Resourcing

Year 2

Principles of Operations Management

Enterprise

Enhancing Employability

Exploring Business Ethics

Project Planning and Control

Cross Cultural Management

Analysing Financial Information

Marketing Planning

Year 3

Business Strategy

The module will focus on the many conflicting perspectives within the subject of Business Strategy and consider the problems involved in researching and developing strategies and plans and implementing them within the limitations of the organisation. It considers a range of analytical techniques and concepts both applying them and critically evaluating their usefulness through the use of case study work.

Business and Commercial Awareness

The module will consolidate functional business knowledge and provide students with an opportunity to integrate theories and gain experience in a simulated business environment. Students will be encouraged to reflect upon that experience in preparation for their future business careers.

Global Marketing, Ethics and Culture

This module develops students’ sound theoretical and practical understanding of global marketing, intercultural environment, ethics and values. The application of these theories will then be actualised by students in creating opportunities and solving problems in given global marketing situations.

International Human Resource Management

The module provides contemporary, applied and critical insights into the management of people across borders and in multinational corporations (MNCs). The HR implications of managing international assignments are investigated, and in-depth exposition provided of HR contexts and features in major global regions.

Leadership and Organisations

This module explores leadership and management within the context of the business organisation, complementing the knowledge and understanding of strategic issues developed through studies. It examines the development of leadership and management theory as well as discussing contemporary applications of theoretical approaches. Leadership styles and models are analysed, including their impact on follower performance.

Issues in the Global Economy

The aims of the module are to develop an understanding of the key economic issues emerged in the process of globalisation and explore competing approaches which seek to explain changes in the global economy

Digital Economy

The aim of this module is to enable students to critically appraise digital economy solutions within the panoply of business strategies. Further, it will introduce students on the appropriate digital economy solutions within a company’s strategic objectives; effective digital economy solutions, in a company context, in order to enable the selection of an appropriate digital economy solution; and the contribution digital economy makes through the whole business cycle.

Contemporary Issues in Business and Management

The aims of this module are to enable students to gain a critical insight into a range of contemporary business issues whilst providing a forum for discussion, reflection & examination. In addition, the module will provide an opportunity for students to complete a substantial piece of individual research on contemporary issues in the business industry.

Class Schedules

26th January 2019

25th may 2019

21st September 2019