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BA (Hons ) Business Management 24 month Inclusive OTHM Level 4 & 5 Business Management

Business and Management degree enables you to develop your knowledge, skills and understanding of the strategic and international dimensions of business and management. It will provide you with the necessary expertise to critically evaluate business models and concepts and apply them to real-world situations.

By completing this route you will be able to top-up your existing qualification to a degree-level qualification. It is ideal if you are looking to progress your career and can also provide a stepping stone to future postgraduate studies.

The program has two phases, the first phase is the Othm Level 4&5 Diploma in Business Management which is delivered by London College of Professional Studies and awarded by OTHM, an Ofqual regulated awarding body.OTHM also has been recognised by the Qualifications in Wales (QIW) and the CCEA.

The second part is the BA (Hons) Business Management which is delivered by our delivering partner University of Essex online and awarded by the University of Essex.

The University of Essex Online has achieved a gold rating in the Government’s Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF).

Based on the evidence available, the TEF Panel judged that the University of Essex Online delivers consistently outstanding teaching, learning and outcomes for its students. It is of the highest quality found in the UK.

The TEF Panel reviewed the provider metrics and provider submission according to the process and criteria specified in the TEF guidance.

The programme is available in 24 months duration.

The programme is available in 2 delivery modes:

  • Online

In order to apply you should have either:

Relevant NQF/QCF/RQF

Level 3 Award/Diploma or


equivalent qualification

The BA (Hons) Business Management is of 360 credits which can be acquired through three stages

Stage 1 OTHM  Level 4 & 5 Diploma in Business Management


Learners must complete all unit in Level 4 & 5 achieve 240 credits to get the admission in BA (Hons) Business Management Top-up programme.

Level 4

Unit Ref. No. Unit title Credit GLH TQT
M/616/0694 Research and Academic Writing 20 80 200
M/616/2719 Business Environment 20 80 200
H/616/2720 Introduction to Business Communication 20 80 200
T/616/0695 Introduction to Quantitative Methods 20 80 200
K/616/2721 Introduction to Business Functions 20 80 200
M/616/2722 Introduction to Finance 20 80 200

Level 5

J/616/3021 Human Resource Management 20 80 200
K/616/3027 Project Management 20 80 200
K/616/3030 Strategic Marketing 20 80 200
T/616/3032 Accounting for Managers 20 80 200
F/616/3034 Business Law 20 80 200
L/616/3036 Business Ethics 20 80 200

Successful completion of Level 5 Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management provides learners the opportunity for a wide range of academic progressions including OTHM Level 6 Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management. As this qualification is approved and regulated by Ofqual (Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulation), learners are eligible to gain direct entry into Final year of a three-year UK Bachelor’s degree programme. For more information visit University Progressions page.

Assessment is via assignment submission

No Exams

This programme is accredited by Ofqual Awarding body (Othm)

Single Payment

Registration fees

 Monthly Payment breakdown

Admininstration charges.

Intial Deposit     ( including registration)

6 Monthly instalments


£ 200


£ 50

£ 250

£ 150