Marketing Management (Top-Up) BA (Hons)

Attendance
Duration
Location
Start Date
Duration
1 Year
Location
Waterside
Start Date
September

Overview Updated 05/12/2018

Our Marketing Management Top-up BA (Hons) aims to develop you into a professional marketing manager of the future. This one year intensive course has been designed to give you a direct route into management and marketing careers.

Course

Highlights

  • Enjoy our range of guest lecturers
  • Work on real world projects

Additional

Information

Real world projects, real world solutions

The project will provide you with an opportunity to carry out an in-depth investigation of a current industry or sector issue relevant to your degree and professional development. You will use relevant academic concepts to investigate a problem, trend or issue with marketing.

Course Details

This course gives you the opportunity to top-up HND/ or Diploma level qualifications (or equivalent) to a full honours degree. Your HND or Diploma will need to be in one of the following business-related subjects such as Business, Commerce, Economics, Accountancy, HRM, Travel and Tourism and International Development.

The course focuses on the latest marketing practices used by successful organisations competing in today’s increasingly complex digital and global markets. You will learn to apply new marketing techniques, knowledge and best practice solutions to a wide range of marketing management situations.

Read more

Open Days

Come Say Hello

Our Open Days offer you a fantastic opportunity to get a real taste of university life at Northampton and discover how studying here will be a life-changing experience.

Each Open Day has a packed programme of subjects talks, advice sessions and activities designed to give you all the information you need about studying with us.

To find out more about the day, please feel free to have a look at our Open Day Guide.

Careers

Career Opportunities

Our graduates have found employment in a wide range of marketing positions including those in the not-for-profit and public sectors, promotions, advertising, public relations, marketing research and planning.

Contacts

Course enquiries
study@northampton.ac.uk

Application status enquiries
admissions2019@northampton.ac.uk

Current student enquiries
SID@northampton.ac.uk

International student enquiries
international@northampton.ac.uk

Enquire online
Online enquiry form

Applying for 2019
Facebook Applicant Group

Office hours:
Mon – Thu: 9am – 5pm
Fri: 9am – 4.30pm

Phone Call

Home / EU: 0300 303 2772

International: +44 (0)1604 894503

 

Entry Requirements

You will need to hold a Higher National Diploma (HND) or equivalent (Edexcel, ABE, NCC) or Foundation Degree in a related field. If you are an international student with a Higher Diploma or degree from your own country you will also be considered.

For more more information on how to make an application, please visit our How to Apply page.

If you are an International student and would like information on making an application, please see our How to Apply page.

English Language Requirements

All International and EU students applying for a course with us must meet the following minimum English language requirements:

  • IELTS 6.0 (or equivalent) with a minimum of 5.5 in all bands
    for study at undergraduate level.

For information regarding English language requirements at the University, please see our IELTS page.

Course Content

  • Principles of Marketing Management (20 Credits)
    Module code: MKT3017
    Core Module Y
  • Advertising (20 Credits)
    Module code: MKT3038
    Core Module Y
  • Digital Marketing (20 Credits)
    Module code: MKT3039
    Core Module Y
  • The Marketing Manager (20 Credits)
    Module code: MKT3041
    Core Module Y
  • Research Project (20 Credits)
    Module code: MKT4002
    Core Module Y
  • Global Marketing (20 Credits)
    Module code: MKT3040
    Core Module Y
  • Business Communication (20 Credits)
    Module code: LEI3006
    Core Module N

Facilities &

Special Features

  • Study in a dynamic and stimulating environment
  • Good links with local and national businesses
  • Guest lecturers and client projects on many modules

The school has a range of facilities available to students including social learning spaces, breakout rooms, mock boardrooms and online working spaces.

Postgraduate Opportunities

Further your Study

Our postgraduate courses are a great way to enhance the skills that you have already learnt. Benefit from our postgraduate courses to give yourself a CV that will catch the eyes of employers.

Business Analytics MSc

International Marketing Strategy MSc

International Special Events Management MSc

Research

We are committed to delivering outstanding research that makes a difference to society. Our Research Institutes and Centres work closely with external partner organisations, locally, nationally and internationally. We produce internationally renowned and relevant research and disseminate knowledge on an international scale.

Visit our Research Hub page for more information.

Business and Enterprise

We are committed to supporting and encouraging business growth and we are involved in a variety of initiatives which seek to benefit the wider community as well as students and staff of the University.

Discover what businesses we work with and what opportunities may be available to you on our Business and Enterprise pages.

Fees & Funding

19/20 Tuition Fees

Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 19/20 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

Full Time: £9,250
Part Time: £1,400 per 20 credit module
Distance Learning: £5,000

To see what Scholarships and funding may be available to you, please visit our Bursaries and Scholarships page.

Additional costs
There are no additional costs for this course for students beginning their studies in September 2018. Should this change, applicants and students will be contacted by the University with details of the costs.

18/19 Tuition Fees

Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 18/19 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

Full Time: £9,000
Part Time: £1,350 per 20 credit module
Distance Learning: £4,900

Please note that tuition fees for EU students will remain the same as UK fees for 2018/19. For more information, please visit the Gov UK website.

To see what Scholarships and funding may be available to you, please visit our Bursaries and Scholarships page.

19/20 Tuition Fees

Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 19/20 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

International: £12,500

To see what funding may be available to you as an International student, please visit our Bursaries and Scholarships page.

18/19 Tuition Fees

Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 18/19 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

International: £12,200

To see what funding may be available to you as an International student, please visit our Bursaries and Scholarships page.

Scholarships

EU and International Scholarships

Sir Thomas White Scholarship

The Sir Thomas White scholarship will support and acknowledge an academically gifted student, with the proviso that the selection panel is confident that there is…

TD Lewis Scholarship

The T D Lewis Scholarship provides both undergraduate and postgraduate students with financial awards of up to £1,500.  This scholarship is awarded on educational excellence…

The Chancellor's Fund

The Chancellor’s Fund is a bi-annual fund providing students with awards of between £100 and £1,000. You must be a current student to apply. The…

Wilson Endowment Scholarship

The Wilson Endowment Scholarship provides a £1,500 scholarship to undergraduate students from the Northamptonshire area. The endowed scholarship was donated in memory of Mr Lynn Wilson,…

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Updated 05/12/2018

  • Our Marketing Management Top-up BA (Hons) aims to develop you into a professional marketing manager of the future. This one year intensive course has been designed to give you a direct route into management and marketing careers.

    Course

    Highlights

    • Enjoy our range of guest lecturers
    • Work on real world projects
  • This course gives you the opportunity to top-up HND/ or Diploma level qualifications (or equivalent) to a full honours degree. Your HND or Diploma will need to be in one of the following business-related subjects such as Business, Commerce, Economics, Accountancy, HRM, Travel and Tourism and International Development.

    The course focuses on the latest marketing practices used by successful organisations competing in today’s increasingly complex digital and global markets. You will learn to apply new marketing techniques, knowledge and best practice solutions to a wide range of marketing management situations.

    Read more

    Additional

    Information

    Real world projects, real world solutions

    The project will provide you with an opportunity to carry out an in-depth investigation of a current industry or sector issue relevant to your degree and professional development. You will use relevant academic concepts to investigate a problem, trend or issue with marketing.

    • Come Say Hello

      Our Open Days offer you a fantastic opportunity to get a real taste of university life at Northampton and discover how studying here will be a life-changing experience.

      Each Open Day has a packed programme of subjects talks, advice sessions and activities designed to give you all the information you need about studying with us.

      To find out more about the day, please feel free to have a look at our Open Day Guide.

    • Career Opportunities

      Our graduates have found employment in a wide range of marketing positions including those in the not-for-profit and public sectors, promotions, advertising, public relations, marketing research and planning.

  • You will need to hold a Higher National Diploma (HND) or equivalent (Edexcel, ABE, NCC) or Foundation Degree in a related field. If you are an international student with a Higher Diploma or degree from your own country you will also be considered.

    For more more information on how to make an application, please visit our How to Apply page.

    If you are an International student and would like information on making an application, please see our How to Apply page.

    English Language Requirements

    All International and EU students applying for a course with us must meet the following minimum English language requirements:

    • IELTS 6.0 (or equivalent) with a minimum of 5.5 in all bands
      for study at undergraduate level.

    For information regarding English language requirements at the University, please see our IELTS page.

    Contacts

    Course enquiries
    study@northampton.ac.uk

    Application status enquiries
    admissions2019@northampton.ac.uk

    Current student enquiries
    SID@northampton.ac.uk

    International student enquiries
    international@northampton.ac.uk

    Enquire online
    Online enquiry form

    Applying for 2019
    Facebook Applicant Group

    Office hours:
    Mon – Thu: 9am – 5pm
    Fri: 9am – 4.30pm

    Phone Call

    0300 303 2772

    +44 (0)1604 892134

    +44 (0)1604 892546

    • Principles of Marketing Management (20 Credits)
      Module code: MKT3017
      Core Module Y
    • Advertising (20 Credits)
      Module code: MKT3038
      Core Module Y
    • Digital Marketing (20 Credits)
      Module code: MKT3039
      Core Module Y
    • The Marketing Manager (20 Credits)
      Module code: MKT3041
      Core Module Y
    • Research Project (20 Credits)
      Module code: MKT4002
      Core Module Y
    • Global Marketing (20 Credits)
      Module code: MKT3040
      Core Module Y
    • Business Communication (20 Credits)
      Module code: LEI3006
      Core Module N
    • Further your Study

      Our postgraduate courses are a great way to enhance the skills that you have already learnt. Benefit from our postgraduate courses to give yourself a CV that will catch the eyes of employers.

      Business Analytics MSc

      International Marketing Strategy MSc

      International Special Events Management MSc

    • We are committed to delivering outstanding research that makes a difference to society. Our Research Institutes and Centres work closely with external partner organisations, locally, nationally and internationally. We produce internationally renowned and relevant research and disseminate knowledge on an international scale.

      Visit our Research Hub page for more information.

    • We are committed to supporting and encouraging business growth and we are involved in a variety of initiatives which seek to benefit the wider community as well as students and staff of the University.

      Discover what businesses we work with and what opportunities may be available to you on our Business and Enterprise pages.

  • 19/20 Tuition Fees

    Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 19/20 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

    Full Time: £9,250
    Part Time: £1,400 per 20 credit module
    Distance Learning: £5,000

    To see what Scholarships and funding may be available to you, please visit our Bursaries and Scholarships page.

    Additional costs
    There are no additional costs for this course for students beginning their studies in September 2018. Should this change, applicants and students will be contacted by the University with details of the costs.

    18/19 Tuition Fees

    Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 18/19 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

    Full Time: £9,000
    Part Time: £1,350 per 20 credit module
    Distance Learning: £4,900

    Please note that tuition fees for EU students will remain the same as UK fees for 2018/19. For more information, please visit the Gov UK website.

    To see what Scholarships and funding may be available to you, please visit our Bursaries and Scholarships page.

    19/20 Tuition Fees

    Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 19/20 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

    International: £12,500

    To see what funding may be available to you as an International student, please visit our Bursaries and Scholarships page.

    18/19 Tuition Fees

    Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 18/19 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.

    International: £12,200

    To see what funding may be available to you as an International student, please visit our Bursaries and Scholarships page.

    Scholarships

    EU and International Scholarships

    Sir Thomas White Scholarship

    The Sir Thomas White scholarship will support and acknowledge an academically gifted student, with the proviso that the selection panel is confident that there is…

    TD Lewis Scholarship

    The T D Lewis Scholarship provides both undergraduate and postgraduate students with financial awards of up to £1,500.  This scholarship is awarded on educational excellence…

    The Chancellor's Fund

    The Chancellor’s Fund is a bi-annual fund providing students with awards of between £100 and £1,000. You must be a current student to apply. The…

    Wilson Endowment Scholarship

    The Wilson Endowment Scholarship provides a £1,500 scholarship to undergraduate students from the Northamptonshire area. The endowed scholarship was donated in memory of Mr Lynn Wilson,…

*Course data provided by Unistats

Is this course
for you?

Apply Now

Waterside

Our brand new £330 million campus.

Now Open

Discover the campus

360° Tour