With over 35 years of success, our Business Studies course is an ideal stepping stone for anyone wanting to work in any industry, anywhere in the world. Students on this course love how incredibly flexible it is, as you don’t have to pick your specialism until the end of your second year of study. 88% of our final year students believe that the course has improved their communication skills and helped present themselves with confidence, vital in the business world - why not visit us to find out more.Behind every strong business is a highly skilled team of people, and knowing how to manage a workforce in the modern business environment is very useful. You'll develop a conceptual understanding of the nature and character of modern human resource management, and gain a critical understanding of the main issues and themes in employment relations, learning and development, and people resourcing, exploring the relationship of these aspects to the wider HRM function, and their contribution to the organisation as a whole.You'll apply to Business Studies (N100) and then in your second year, you can choose to carry on with the broad Business Studies route or choose one of our specialist pathways which include: Business Studies with Economics Business Studies with Enterprise Business Studies with Finance Business Studies with Human Resource Management Business Studies with Marketing Business Studies with Operations & Project Management International Business Studies.Our Business Studies degree has strong connections with industry and professional bodies, and as it's accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI), you’ll gain your Business Studies qualification and a CMI leadership and management qualification. You’ll also receive complimentary CMI membership for the duration of your qualification with BU.