In today’s competitive, global economy knowledge of legal systems and business law gives managers that all important edge whilst an understanding of business functions and practice will benefit any law professional operating in business. Combining these two disciplines brings enhanced career options and a greater freedom of choice with routes to a range of careers in management, law, finance and banking and the public sector. The BA/BSc (Hons) Business and Law degree prepares you for business careers with a legal dimension, developing valuable transferable skills to help set you apart in a competitive job marketplace.
In today’s competitive, global economy knowledge of legal systems and business law gives managers that all important edge whilst an understanding of business functions and practice will benefit any law professional operating in business.The course will give you a clear understanding of the interface between business activity and the legal framework within which it operates. A degree combining Law with Business offers a valuable opportunity to understand the legal structure governing all aspects of our lives today whilst gaining key business knowledge and skills that provide a valuable foundation for future careers. It is suitable for individuals aiming for a career in business and management, but who also wish to have a thorough understanding of the legal regulations within which businesses and industry must operate. It may also be suitable for individuals aiming for careers in management within the legal sector, where a thorough background in both law and business is highly valued.
This BA/BSc (Hons) Business and Law degree course addresses broader aspects of the business organisation and management culture, while also providing an insight into; corporate and consumer legislation, corporate regulation and other legal aspects of business enterprise. You will be equipped with a real understanding of how legal considerations impact virtually every aspect of management activity.
Employers look for business graduates with knowledge and awareness of current issues. This course will teach you about globalisation, sustainability and social change – allowing you to fully understand the factors affecting business. When you graduate you will have a sound appreciation of management practise, this will include; human recourses, marketing, business law and information management. You will also learn the skills to analyse strategic consumer behaviour.
Course Length: 3 years / 4 years including Foundation year;
Start dates: January / May / September