As a management major, you’ll engage in project-based learning that applies to a wide variety of entry-level jobs. The nature and degree of competition in an industry hinge on five forces: the threat of new entrants, bargaining power of suppliers, bargaining power of customers, the threat of substitute products or services, and the jockeying among current contestants.
Takes a critically engaged and socially aware perspective, this module provides a theoretical foundation for understanding developments in social and environmental accounting, auditing and reporting, extending beyond the discipline of accounting to encompass the wider frameworks of business and management.
Newcastle Business School has a global reputation for delivering some of the best business management education in the UK. We are part of an elite group of less than 1% of business schools worldwide with double accreditation from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) in business and accounting.
You will work on behalf of an external organisation, which has identified a business problem or question, requiring a solution, working in small group of typically 4 individuals (you will select their own team members), participating in group and individual activities.
The Work Placement Semester module is a semester long 60 credit module which is available on degree courses which include the option to take a blended placement year of Work and Study Abroad which is taken as an additional year of study between levels 5 and 6.