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Management (Work-Based) (Hons), B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
University rank #301 (WUR) ,
The Management (Work-Based) (Hons) course at Anglia Ruskin University will teach you  how companies operate and compete - and how, by applying these management skills, you can help them achieve their strategic ambitions. Study while you work on our distance learning degree course, and take your career to the next level.


The Management (Work-Based) (Hons) course at Anglia Ruskin University  is designed for you if you're new to management and will help you to develop a raft of new skills and enhance your managerial experience.

As well as studying the theories behind management and leadership, we focus on developing relevant, practical knowledge that you can put to use straight away in your work, making a real difference to your personal performance, to your employer and as you progress through your career.

Whichever award you choose to study for initially, our specialist distance learning tutors will guide you through the course, making sure that you're learning things that are relevant to your career. You can study online from a place that suits you: you'll simply need a PC and internet access. You'll also have use of our facilities, including an extensive digital library, and it's possible to join some workshops at our Chelmsford campus.


Our course will give you the management skills and knowledge to make an increased contribution at work. It features a Work-Based Major Project that's your chance to focus on a topic of relevance to you and your employer, and to make recommendations for improved business performance.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Blended, Online
    • Time flexibility
    • Attendance
      No Attendance
    • Teacher support
      Continuous support with feedback on request
    • Student interaction
      Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions), Online group works/assignments

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Understanding Work-Based Learning and Your Work Sector
  • Managing People, Customers and Markets
  • Managing a Sustainable Business
  • Work Based Practice
  • Project Management and Organisational Change
  • Work-Based Project
  • Leadership in Practice

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • 80 UCAS Tariff Points from A level (or equivalent).
  • Applicants to this course are required to have access to a computer and the internet and to have basic IT skills.
  • 3 GCSEs at grade C, or grade 4, or above, including English and Maths.
  • A relevant level 3 work sector qualification.
  • Completion of an approved Management Development Programme.

Tuition Fee

  • EU/EEA

    4700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4700 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Cambridge

  • 846 - 1470 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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