About this course
Think differently about business, experience work first-hand, and learn to inspire change within organisations and society. This Business Management degree with placement draws from economics, history and the social sciences. It offers an interdisciplinary approach you won’t find on similar courses elsewhere. You'll complete a year's paid work placement to give you practical experience.
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.
This comprehensive and flexible Business Management degree will prepare you for a career in a wide range of organisations, including:
the not-for-profit sector
This degree will suit you if you want to drive change and initiatives, and make business and society work better.
You'll spend your third year on an approved, paid industry placement in a business organisation. This will give you vital experience to boost your future career.
Our research-focused academics are leaders in their field and keep the course current. You'll benefit from our Business School’s close links with industry.
In this course, you can:
explore current business and management challenges
learn directly from people in inspiring jobs - we regularly invite guest speakers from industry
choose optional modules to develop your business management skills in areas such as strategic marketing or operational management
study interdisciplinary modules to learn practical skills such as programming and web design
BSc Business Management with placement is accredited by:
CIMA (Chartered Institute of Management Accountants)
AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business)
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.