From SMEs to global enterprises, local councils to international charities, every organisation needs effective, knowledgeable and skilled managers. Graduates of our BSc (Hons) Business Management (Finance) with foundation year also receive the CMI Level 5 Diploma in Leadership and Management – this impressive dual-award offers an excellent start to a career with global opportunities.Business management qualifications open doors and are considered essential whether you are looking to pursue a career in business, or achieve higher levels of responsibility in your current work.Our BSc (Hons) in Business Management (Finance) with foundation year offers a strong grounding in an essential range of contemporary business management subjects combined with the opportunity to focus your studies in the final year. When you successfully complete the course you’ll also receive the CMI Level 5 Diploma in Leadership and Management and benefit from exemptions from the ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) Diploma in Business and Accounting.The foundation year is the first year of this four-year degree, offering an excellent grounding in the fundamentals of business and management alongside study skills development. It's designed to prepare you for degree-level study.By studying core modules that are common between all our BSc (Hons) Business Management programmes, you’ll be exposed to key concepts in business finance and in areas such as business law, leadership and people management, marketing, strategic management, information systems and big data, project management, innovation and enterprise. This solid foundation will support your advanced studies in specialist areas including financial reporting for management, the practice and regulation of financial accounting, and the role of the finance manager.