About this course
This accredited 3-year business analytics degree will give you a solid education in business. You'll gain the specialist skills needed to help organisations understand their customers. You'll also learn how to use data to make effective business decisions.
Your A level results will determine which core or compulsory modules you'll need to take. Please see the programme specification for the most up-to-date module lists.
You'll develop the mathematical skills needed to gain insights from a range of data sources, including the internet and social media.
With this BSc Business Analytics course you can:
gain experience of industry-standard analytics software, including the most commonly used SAS (Statistical Analysis System) package
explore possible career paths by studying interdisciplinary modules, including languages and web design
learn the fundamentals of programming
put your knowledge into practice by working on a project to address a real-world industry issue
benefit from the expertise of our research-focused academics, as well as input from industry
All of our Business courses include the option to spend a year studying abroad, at one of our partners in Europe, North America, Australia or Asia. It is a unique opportunity to experience another culture, improve your language skills and enhance your CV.
You'll graduate with a degree accredited by:
CIMA (Chartered Institute of Management Accountants)
AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business)
The course is very flexible because you can choose some of the modules you'll study. For example, you can deepen your accounting and finance knowledge or study relevant business and management topics.
You can take this course with a paid industrial placement year, and gain valuable experience: Business Analytics with Placement (BSc).
This course is based at Highfield, Southampton.
This qualification is awarded by the University of Southampton.
Download the programme specification
The programme specification sets out the learning outcomes of this course and details how the course is taught and assessed.