International Year One in Business

This course  provides students with foundation training and a fast-track route into Nottingham Business School.

Course structure

The International Year One in Business is the perfect Foundation training course for progression onto an undergraduate degree at the University. The course contains two elements:

  • Core subject modules
  • Pathway modules

All modules on this course are taught with your progression to Nottingham Trent University in mind.

English language tuition is also provided for students who need it.

Progress to university

This course is a smart choice if you are looking to study a business-related course at Nottingham Trent University. Successfully completing the course to the required level will guarantee your progression to the second year of an undergraduate degree at the University.

Subject modules

Core modules

These cover the fundamental skills and knowledge of different key business topics.

  • Business Development and Entrepreneurship
  • Financial Reporting
  • Marketing in the Operational Context
  • Quantitative Methods for Business and Management

Business pathway modules

Pathway modules cover specialised subjects based on the degree that you are hoping to progress onto at the University. In the International Year One in Business, you will take the following:

  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Management Accounting or Economics

Accounting and Finance pathway modules

If you are progressing to an Accounting and Finance degree, you will take the following:

  • Management Accounting
  • Economics

Three-term (Enhancement) extra modules

  • Personal Development and Study Skills
  • Modern British Society and Culture
  • Mathematics and Information Communication Technology

International Year One in Business – Summer 2015

Your current English language level* Course Enrolment start date Course length
5.5 with no less than 4.5 in any skill International Year One (0.5T Preparatory English) 13 Jul 2015 2.5 terms
5.0 with no less than 4.0 in any skill International Year One (1T Preparatory English) 01 Jun 2015 3 terms
5.0 with no less than 4.0 in any skill International Year One (Language and 0.5T Preparatory English) 13 Jul 2015 3.5 terms
4.5 with no less than 4.0 in any skill International Year One (1.5T Preparatory English)
4.5 with no less than 4.0 in any skill International Year One (Language and 1T Preparatory English) 01 Jun 2015 4 terms
5.0 with no less than 4.0 in any skill International Year One (Enhancement and 1T Preparatory English)
4.0 with no less than 4.0 in any skill International Year One (2T Preparatory English)

International Year One in Business – Autumn 2015

Your current English language level* Course Enrolment start date Course length
6.0 with no less than 5.0 in any skill International Year One 14 September 2015 2 terms
6.0 with no less than 5.0 in any skill International Year One (0.5T Enhancement) 26 October 2015 2.5 terms
5.5 with no less than 4.5 in any skill International Year One (0.5T Preparatory English) 26 October 2015 2.5 terms
6.0 with no less than 5.0 in any skill International Year One (0.5T Enhancement) 14 September 2015 3 terms
5.5 with no less than 4.5 in any skill International Year One (Language and 1T Preparatory English) 14 September 2015 3 terms
5.0 with no less than 4.0 in any skill International Year One (1T Preparatory English) 14 September 2015 3 terms
5.0 with no less than 4.0 in any skill International Year One (Language and 0.5T Preparatory English) 26 October 2015 3.5 terms

* All scores are IELTS.