University of Portsmouth

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The University of Portsmouth is located on the south coast of England, about 120km southwest of London. There are over 24,000 students enrolled, 5,200 of which are international.
Portsmouth is a modern, multi-disciplinary university offering practical courses at undergraduate, postgraduate taught and research level across five faculties. Most bachelor's degrees include a one year paid work placement and the University is currently ranked 21st in the UK (Guardian University Guide 2020), and is rated highly for student satisfaction and graduate employment.

We’re proud to be a breath of fresh air in the academic world – a place where everyone gets the support they need to achieve their best.
We’re always discovering. We don’t fit the mould, we break it. Just as the world keeps moving, so do we.
We’re closely involved with our local community and we take our ideas into the global marketplace. We partner with business, industry and government to set the course for a better future. And we educate and transform the lives of our students to help them achieve their potential. 
We stand out, not just in the UK but in the world. We excel in research areas from cosmology and astrophysics to cyber security, forensics and sport science.
Since the first day we opened our doors, we've looked towards the future. And we're here to help you shape it.

Business and Human Resource Management

  • United Kingdom
  • University of Portsmouth
  • 3 year(s)
  • Bachelor
  • ID 11247

Overview.
If you get a buzz out of helping people reach their potential and want to start a career in HR, this BA (Hons) Business and Human Resource Management (HRM) degree course will satisfy your ambition.
You'll learn the skills you'll need to take on roles that attract and retain the right people, in the right place, at the right time.
In your first year, you'll build business and commercial understanding, underpinning your HR practice. You'll focus on HRM topics in years 2 and 3, with the option to explore specialist areas such as inclusion and diversity, employment law, performance management, and HRM in the global workplace.
Between years 2 and 3, you can enhance your career prospects further by completing a year-long industry placement or studying abroad.
Studying this degree could lead you onto a varied career, where you’ll be a highly valued team member in HR, recruitment or training. You can apply for Associate Membership of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) when you complete the course.
This degree shares a common first year with several other business courses, which, gives you the flexibility to transfer to another course if you develop an interest in a different subject area.

$21810 Annual Fees

Business and Management

  • United Kingdom
  • University of Portsmouth
  • 3 year(s)
  • Bachelor
  • ID 11248

Overview.
Stand out in the job market with this BA (Hons) Business and Management degree that focuses on enterprise, ethical management, sustainability and global business.
This course takes an entrepreneurial approach to big business ideas. You’ll learn by engaging with local small businesses and creating and testing ideas and theories in group work. If you take a placement year you can then apply these skills in the sector you’re most interested in, whether that’s a start-up, or a large, global business such as Rolls Royce or IBM.
Don’t worry if you’re not sure which industry you’d like to work in. This degree keeps your options open. You’ll get a strong foundation in all the key business areas of management, marketing, accounting, operations and leadership. If you want, you’ll have the chance to specialise as you progress through the course.

$21810 Annual Fees

Business and Supply Chain Management

  • United Kingdom
  • University of Portsmouth
  • 3 year(s)
  • Bachelor
  • ID 11249

Overview.
Are you interested in how goods move from raw material into the hands of consumers? Do you want to learn valuable in-demand business skills that allow you to help organisations gain an advantage over their competitors?
Supply chains are the networks of people, processes, information and organisations involved in manufacturing goods and distributing products and services to consumers. On this BSc (Hons) Business and Supply Chain Management (SCM) degree, you’ll learn how this supports every aspect of our economy, drawing on practical examples from the likes of companies such as H&M, Ikea, ZARA and Coca Cola.
You'll investigate how external factors and events such as panic buying, Brexit, new technology and the climate affect supply chains, and see how companies optimise their SCM to sell similar products as their competitors at cheaper prices. You'll also learn foundational business and management skills you can apply to any business career.
You'll study topics such as risk management, logistics management and ethics and sustainability, and use professional software, systems and tools.
In years two and three, you'll choose modules that match your interests and ambitions. After your second year, you can apply your skills in industry on a year-long work placement or experience another culture by studying abroad for a year.
Supply chain management is a profession where there's currently a skills shortage. So you'll be in high demand when you start your career after the course.

$21810 Annual Fees

Childhood and Youth Studies

  • United Kingdom
  • University of Portsmouth
  • 3 year(s)
  • Bachelor
  • ID 11250

Overview.
Have you got the enthusiasm for a career working with children, making a positive impact in the lives of young people and developing your knowledge in this vital field?
On this BA (Hons) Childhood and Youth Studies degree, you’ll unpack the issues affecting young people across society, and learn how to work with young people and their families – and the services that support them – in different capacities.
After you cover core models and theories in year 1, years 2 and 3 give you the chance to tailor your degree to your passions and interests. For example, in areas such as play, digital technology for children, behaviour, and the care system.
When you graduate, your expert knowledge and skills will allow you to take on a rewarding career in areas such as youth work, health promotion, probation, nurseries and social welfare.

$21810 Annual Fees

Childhood and Youth Studies

  • United Kingdom
  • University of Portsmouth
  • 3 year(s)
  • Bachelor
  • ID 11251

Overview.
If you want to fuse a desire to make a positive impact on children aged 8–18 with a solid understanding of youth justice and law enforcement, this BA (Hons) Children and Youth Studies with Criminology degree is ideal.
Learning from academic researchers and staff who have experience as practitioners in the field, you’ll explore the issues affecting young people and children and get a solid foundation on the role of the criminal justice system and the causes of crime.
You'll focus on young people’s development, learning and relationships, and delve into the complex policies and practices that impact them. You can shape your degree to match your interests and ambitions.
You'll have opportunities to apply your knowledge and make a positive difference to young people on a work placement in year 2 and an optional paid placement year before your final year.
This degree is ideal preparation for rewarding careers in areas such as youth work and youth justice – and offers a pathway into postgraduate training in Probation.

$21810 Annual Fees