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MN20631: BSc(Hons) Management with Marketing - industrial placement

[Page last updated: 23 August 2022]

Academic Year: 2022/23
Owning Department/School: School of Management
Credits: 60 [equivalent to 120 CATS credits]
Notional Study Hours:
Level: Intermediate (FHEQ level 5)
Academic Year
Assessment Summary: CW 100%
Assessment Detail:
  • Coursework (CW 100%)
Supplementary Assessment:
Like-for-like reassessment (where allowed by programme regulations)
Learning Outcomes: Demonstrate ability to integrate theory from academic studies with practical experience;
Performance of specialist tasks within a marketing/managerial setting;
Reflect on the personal objectives set and critically evaluate achievements from placement.

Aims: Develop and extend relevant skills and knowledge;
Relate management & marketing theory to experience gained and evaluate its value in a practical context;
Show an understanding of working in a marketing environment.

Skills: Develop key skills relevant for the workplace both on placement and after graduation, e.g. team-building, presenting, report-writing;
Develop personal skills related to gaining employment, e.g. CV writing, interview technique etc.;
Acquire practical professional skills and chosen industry-related knowledge.

Content: Pre-placement preparation; minimum 39 working weeks industrial placement adhering to the Code of Practice provided by the Placements Office; Placement Assignment.

Programme availability:

MN20631 is Compulsory on the following programmes:

School of Management
  • UMMN-AKB05 : BSc(Hons) Management with Marketing with Year long work placement (Year 3)


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