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Marketing and Advertising Joint Honours486<p>​Joint Honours Marketing and Advertising offers modules which are geared towards developing your competence and skill as a prospective marketer as well as your knowledge of marketing models, theories and concepts. The programme examines the increasingly important and dynamic role that advertising and marketing communications plays within an organisation. The programme is delivered around a variety of core subjects and option choices. The course is flexible and you can tailor the modules around your specific interests. In years two and three you can choose to specialise your studies whilst being fully supported by our experienced academic team.</p><p>This course incorporates parts of the syllabus of a number of qualifications of the Chartered Institute of Marketing. As a result, students can study for the Introductory Certificate in Marketing in their first year and work towards the Diploma in Digital Marketing, taken in the final year.</p><p>In the world of brand interactivity, co-creation and consumer power, it is important to recognise that the role of advertising and marketing communications is constantly changing, due to some extent to advances in technology. Communication today is much more of a two-way activity and organisations must stimulate and motivate their customers instead of just persuading them to buy their brand. The programme has been structured to develop your knowledge and enhance your future employability. Upon completion of the Marketing Management and Advertising Joint Honours programme you will be able to progress your career in a wide range of organisations stretching across any sector or industry within marketing, business, advertising or communications.</p><p>Students graduating from this Joint Honours programme can progress onto a full-time, part-time or distance learning Postgraduate programme </p>BA/BSc (Hons)6NN1Undergraduatehttp://catalog.uon-dmz.local/sites/catalogs/UoN/Lists/Courses/AllItems.aspxFalse
Photography3838<p>The HND Photography programme offers opportunities to study photography within a broad range of vocational and academic contexts, and on completion of study students may progress to the third year of the BA (Hons) Photographic Practice course within the School of The Arts, at the University of Northampton. Practical learning is underpinned by contextual and historical study. Students will also acquire a range of technical and practical photography skills, as well as knowledge in relation to reading images and idea development.</p> <p>Delivered in partnership with <a href="http&#58;//www.northamptoncollege.ac.uk/">Northampton College</a>. <br></p> <p><a href="http&#58;//www.northamptoncollege.ac.uk/"><img height="48" class="float_left" alt="Northampton College logo " src="/images/Northampton_College_Logo170.jpg" /></a>&#160;</p>HND056WUndergraduatehttp://catalog.uon-dmz.local/sites/catalogs/UoN/Lists/Courses/AllItems.aspxFalse
Learning and Teaching 824<p>The Foundation Degree in Learning and Teaching (FDLT) is designed for support staff who are currently working in schools and who wish to gain a recognised qualification specific to their role. </p><p>The course is relevant to a diversity of roles for example teaching assistants, unqualified teachers, cover supervisors, learning mentors, HLTAs, learning support assistants. Our Education programmes are rated 10th out of 73 Higher Education Institutions in the latest national Guardian League Table for Education for 2014. <iframe width="300" height="169" align="right" src="http&#58;//www.youtube.com/embed/8GqKyl77kwE" frameborder="0"></iframe></p><p>The course aims to broaden and deepen teaching assistants' understanding of children's learning and to develop their ability to support teachers in raising pupil achievement. Participants are encouraged to develop a deeper understanding of their work by analysing it in the context of relevant principles and research. The course also provides support for developing and extending the skills, knowledge and understanding relating to the higher level teaching assistant's (HLTA) professional standards. The course has been designed to be equivalent in higher education (HE) level and duration to that normally associated with the first two stages of a full time undergraduate Honours degree course.</p><div class="snippet"> &#160;</div>FdAUndergraduatehttp://catalog.uon-dmz.local/sites/catalogs/UoN/Lists/Courses/AllItems.aspxFalse
Health Studies (Joint Honours)2209<p>The programme adopts an interdisciplinary perspective to the study of health, illness and disease in modern Western and developing societies. The programme draws on the areas of sociology, psychology, social policy and ethics. Recent graduate employers include Age UK, MIND, and Adult Social Services.</p>BA/BSc (Hons)Undergraduatehttp://catalog.uon-dmz.local/sites/catalogs/UoN/Lists/Courses/AllItems.aspxFalse
Environmental Science2304<div class="snippet"><iframe width="300" height="169" align="right" src="http&#58;//www.youtube.com/embed/AUz5Vs8oOtU" frameborder="0"></iframe><p>People who are interested in environmental science and recognise its relevance to society at local, national and global levels are invited to apply for this multidisciplinary programme. Environmental science is a global issue, receiving more attention now than ever before and is going to increase in importance in the future. In this course you will learn about the wide reaching influences affecting the environment and the role that individuals and governments will have to play in the future, as well as the contribution that you may be able to make to approaching advances.</p><p>This programme initially covers a broad variety of topics covering a range of environmental aspects including biodiversity, ecology, physical geography principles and the subject of wastes as an environmental issue. You are then able to specialise in Stage two, consequently you do not need to know what area of environmental science that you would like to study before you arrive. The course offers various opportunities for fieldwork throughout and may include a residential trip in Stage two. You are able to choose modules that allow you to undertake more or less fieldwork depending on your preferences.&#160;&#160;<br></p></div><p>This programme is accredited by <a href="http&#58;//www.ies-uk.org.uk/">The Institute of Environmental Sciences</a>.</p><p><img class="image_centre" alt="http&#58;//www.ies-uk.org.uk/" src="/images/www.ies-uk.org.uk.jpeg" /> &#160;</p>BSc (Hons)F750Undergraduatehttp://catalog.uon-dmz.local/sites/catalogs/UoN/Lists/Courses/AllItems.aspxFalse
Applied Animal Studies2311<p>The programme aims to equip students for a career in the animal industry. Students will be taught the basic principles of animal science with advanced modules covering the more specialised areas of zoo management, animal behaviour, animal conservation, animal welfare, animal health and animal science.</p> <p>Delivered in partnership with <a href="http&#58;//www.moulton.ac.uk/">Moulton College</a>, students will work at the college for the majority of their study time.​</p> <p><a href="http&#58;//www.moulton.ac.uk/"><img class="float_left" alt="Moulton College logo" src="/images/Moulton_course_info.jpg" /></a> <br></p> <p> &#160;</p>BSc (Hons)D300Undergraduatehttp://catalog.uon-dmz.local/sites/catalogs/UoN/Lists/Courses/AllItems.aspxFalse
Psychology3840<p>Our Single Honours psychology degree course allows you to understand and analyse human behaviour, thought and emotions, from many different psychological perspectives. It provides useful experience for those intending to work in a range of career areas both in and outside of psychology such as educational psychology, clinical psychology, teaching and research.&#160;</p><p>This well-established programme is accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS) and is the first step towards becoming a Chartered Psychologist. Students have the opportunity to gain Graduate Basis for Chartered (GBC) Membership,&#160;develop employability skills through volunteering opportunities, events, workshops and research placements and&#160;analyse human behaviour, thought and emotions from many psychological perspectives. Major issues and methods of enquiry in present-day psychology and the applications of psychology to areas such as work, education, physical and mental health and crime are also considered.</p>BSc (Hons)C800Undergraduatehttp://catalog.uon-dmz.local/sites/catalogs/UoN/Lists/Courses/AllItems.aspxFalse
Psychology and Education Studies Joint Honours13905<p>​<span style="line-height&#58;1.6;">This Joint Honours course provides students with an understanding and analysis of human behaviour, thoughts and emotions, how children and adults learn and the key issues surrounding policies and debates in education today.</span></p><p>You will have the opportunity to develop employability skills through volunteering, events, workshops, research placements and research in educational settings as well as through the development of transferable thinking skills such as the ability to critically analyse issues and situations.</p><p>A Joint Honours of this combination grants a high level of flexibility and is suitable for students who are still discovering what they are good at and what they want to do for a career. Teaching will be from an enthusiastic and experienced team who have substantial professional experience in research and teaching in schools, colleges and higher education.​</p><p>Joint Honours in Education Studies and Psychology can set you on a range of career paths including educational psychology, physical and mental health, clinical psychology, teaching and research.&#160; Students who want a career in psychology must major in Psychology and ensure that they take sufficient psychology modules to meet the requirements of British Psychological Society (BPS) Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership (GBC). Students wanting to teach psychology in secondary schools or colleges must major in psychology in order to demonstrate subject knowledge.​</p>BA/BSc (Hons)C8X3Undergraduatehttp://catalog.uon-dmz.local/sites/catalogs/UoN/Lists/Courses/AllItems.aspxFalse
Economics and Business Joint Honours14187<p>​Joint Honours Economics and Business offers modules which provide the opportunity to study a range of economic topics whilst broadening your understanding of wider business issues. Economics underpins everything from world affairs and politics to wealth and poverty, national economic management and the functioning of business. The programme is delivered around a variety of core subjects and option choices. The course is flexible and you can tailor the modules around your specific interests. In years two and three you can choose to specialise your studies whilst being fully supported by our experienced academic team.</p><p>The programme will build your understanding of contemporary economics both in the UK and overseas whilst providing you with practical skills, knowledge and commercial awareness that will enhance your future employability. Upon completion of the Economics and Business Joint Honours programme you will be able to progress your career in business, management, government or politics.</p><p>Students graduating from this Joint Honours programme can progress onto a full-time, part-time or distance learning Postgraduate programme.&#160;</p>BA/BSc (Hons)L1N1Undergraduatehttp://catalog.uon-dmz.local/sites/catalogs/UoN/Lists/Courses/AllItems.aspxFalse
Sports Therapy20017<p>​Awarded through the University of Northampton and delivered at Moulton College, this course equips students with necessary tools to become a sports therapist, including a range of practical, patient handling and clinical decision-making skills. Teaching takes place in world-class facilities at Moulton College that include purpose-built clinical teaching rooms, strength and conditioning suite, 25-metre pool, environmental chamber, whole-body cryotherapy chambers, aquatic therapy facilities and physiology and biomechanics laboratories.</p>MScPostgraduatehttp://catalog.uon-dmz.local/sites/catalogs/UoN/Lists/Courses/AllItems.aspxFalse

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