People look at social issues as problems, but people should see them as solutions. This means they were creating value through jobs, and therefore creating income. I think technology is key and Schools are using it to gain connections around the world, to provide a leaning environment, create alliances, and persuade prospective MBAs and faculty to come to their School. I think the content of the MBA is evolving as there are more soft skills, which are fundamental to getting a good job, managing companies, reading changes in the environment, making fast decisions, and adapting to change. Innovation is important but sometimes innovation is confused with change. Organisations change and say they are innovative because they changed – but then go bankrupt.

The business major develops your business skills, including; marketing, finance, leadership and entrepreneurial skills. Studying Business in combination with Education is an excellent introduction to a future career in the general education sector. PGCE Business Education has been designed to train teachers to practise as a subject specialist teacher of year olds. You are assessed against the standards for Qualified Teacher Status across this age range.

  • From startups to multinationals, these companies are working to improve the world of online learning, developing education technology at a rapid pace.
  • Where possible, opportunities should be sought to gain experience in contexts which involve working with children and/or young people.
  • Five-day intensive short courses for executives taught in the heart of London.

These are the results of The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching’s national study of undergraduate business education. Tutors on the Secondary PGCE are skilled classroom practitioners with extensive experience in secondary schools and colleges. We aim to give students insight into the continuously evolving subject of business/economics and its application to classroom teaching.

Secondary Education

If your study continues into future academic years your fees are subject to an annual increase. Please take this into consideration when you estimate your total fees for a degree. However, if you can provide evidence of previous relevant study, you may be considered for entry to later years. The University employs over 1,000 suitably qualified and experienced academic staff – 59% have PhDs in their subject field and many have professional body recognition.

Education Business

The Secondary PGCE full-time programme is suited to those wishing to gain Qualified Teaching Status for teaching in a UK maintained (state-funded) school and who have fulfilled the appropriate entry requirements. If you are made an offer you will be required to successfully complete Occupational Health and Disclosure Barring Service Enhanced Disclosure checks. The Occupational Health Check is £77, and depending on your DBS requirements, there may be an additional fee of £12.75 if you can submit your DBS Enhanced Disclosure check via a UK Post Office. These checks are required to ensure you meet the Department for Education’s requirements for physical and mental health to teach, as well as assessing your suitability for access to children and vulnerable adults. Year 10 students at Penistone Grammar School had the opportunity to learn about the range of businesses and jobs available in Barnsley at our careers speed networking event in July.

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Our PGDE in Business Education course will prepare you for a bright career educating tomorrow’s accountants, lawyers, business analysts, social media experts and marketing professionals. If the University discontinues any courses, it will use its best endeavours to provide a suitable alternative course. You may also meet the course entry requirements with combinations of different qualifications to the same standard as recognised by the University.

Fees & funding

The class of Honours awarded in Bachelor’s degrees is usually determined by calculation of an aggregate mark based on performance across the modules at Levels 5 and 6 (which correspond to the second and third year of full-time attendance). Courses comprise modules for which the notional effort involved is indicated by its credit rating. Undergraduate courses typically contain 10- or 20-credit modules and postgraduate course typically 15- or 30-credit modules. We are a Community Interest Company, led by two female Directors who would have benefitted from having the opportunity to meet inspirational volunteers when they were at school!

The development of relevant employability skills is at the core of the BSc Hons Business Studies with Education degree and a variety of opportunities exist within the programme and its modules, to develop such skills. These skills include, for example, Creative Thinking, Project Management, Strategic Planning, Business start-up, Problem Solving and Interpersonal skills. With over 40 years’ of design excellence, we’ve collaborated with teachers, students and IT specialists to support the best learning experiences through technology. We know it is vital for teachers to have intuitive tools that make lessons seamless, and for students to have the right solutions so they can confidently collaborate, engage and interact.

If you teach in a remote school or on certain islands you may get an additional allowance. £2,265 for a distance island and £1,614 or £3,024, for a remote school. Meeting regularly with other departments to plan interdisciplinary projects. This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the GooglePrivacy noticeandTerms of serviceapply. Students will learn about how to create their own budget, reflect on their own perceptions of money and how to save money.

You need to innovate and it needs to be successful, otherwise it doesn’t mean anything. Register interest in your chosen subject to receive notice of graduate open days, events and more. For more information on additional costs for prospective students please go to our estimated cost of essential expenditure at Accommodation and living costs.