Developed by subject experts, the Business and Marketing (Hons) (Top Up) programme offered by University of Essex Online provides students with a coherent study of business management and marketing activities within the context of an increasingly globalised environment. The topics covered also equip students with a broad knowledge of the key aspects of business and marketing as they apply to a range of business sectors.
Suitable for anyone wishing to pursue a career in business, and marketing in particular, this course will enable students to study areas such as the global business environment, business strategy, international marketing strategy and eBusiness and marketing.
The programme is dedicated to improving employability amongst the graduates. The online courses give you the opportunity to improve your career prospects and earning potential with a mix of key skills that are directly transferable to the workplace.
A business and marketing degree provides you with a critical and reflective understanding of marketing and its relationship with the wider international business environment.
The in-depth understanding our graduates gain in their studies has led to careers in areas as such as consultancy, advertising, digital marketing and project coordination, as well as general management.
You can apply until:
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You need the following IELTS score:
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This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!
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