Students at University College Birmingham

A-Z of courses

College, Undergraduate

Access to Higher Education Diploma (Business)

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


If you aspire to study business at university but don’t currently meet the entry requirements for higher education, this one-year course will supply you with a foundation of business-related knowledge alongside essential academic skills to prepare you for the next level of study.

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College, Undergraduate

Access to Higher Education Diploma (Computer Science)

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


Are you an adult learner looking to take your first step towards a career in the world of IT and computing? This one-year diploma will give you an intensive introduction to computer science and a qualification equivalent to A-levels, opening the doors to university study.

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College, Undergraduate

Access to Higher Education Diploma (Education)

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September (2022)


Want to study the education field at university but don’t yet meet the entry requirements for higher level courses? This diploma provides a stepping stone towards future careers in teaching and education, introducing you to key concepts in this sector while building your core academic skills.

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College, Undergraduate

Access to Higher Education Diploma (Social Science and Health)

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


If you are considering nursing or working within the Health sector, the Access to Higher Education Diploma combines building your learning skills with studying topics related to careers in the health and social care fields.

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College

Accounting T-level

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September (2022)


Aspire to become an accountant? Take the first step towards your future on our accounting T-level course, a nationally-recognised qualification equivalent to three A-levels, providing you with core skills and knowledge alongside practical work experience in the sector.

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Undergraduate

Aesthetic Practitioner BA (Hons) / FdA

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September (2022)


Join the booming aesthetics industry by taking our hands-on training course. Master a range of non- medical procedures within cosmetology, hair removal and skin rejuvenation, and put your skills into practice working with paying clients in our clinic and on work placement.

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Undergraduate, Top-up

Aesthetic Practitioner BA (Hons) Top-up

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


‘Top up’ your existing qualifications for a full BA (Hons) degree on our one-year Aesthetic Practitioner course. Continue developing your skills for performing a range of non-medical procedures and pave your way to a lucrative career in this booming industry.

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Undergraduate

Aviation and Airport Management BA (Hons) / FdA

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September, February


Take off on an exciting international career by studying our Aviation and Airport Management course. Gain in-depth knowledge of how the aviation industry functions, with visits to national and international airports as well as a year-long placement to boost your experience.

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Top-up, Undergraduate

Aviation and Airport Management BA (Hons) Top-up

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September, February


‘Top up’ your existing qualifications for a full BA (Hons) degree on our one-year Aviation and Airport Management course. Deepen your understanding of the dynamic aviation industry with an in-depth research project and an overseas residential visit to a major destination.

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Postgraduate

Aviation Management MSc / PGDip

Mode of study: Full-Time, Part-Time Entry: September, February


Our Aviation Management postgraduate course enables you to specialise in a range of management areas for the dynamic global aviation industry, with great opportunities including travelling overseas for an international live project and the option of a six-month work placement.

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Undergraduate

Bakery and Patisserie Technology BSc (Hons) / FdSc

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


Passionate about baking? Whether you dream of being a chocolatier, patissier, making artisan breads or working as a bakery technologist, this course will provide you with the specialist knowledge needed for senior management as well as running your own bakery business.

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Undergraduate, Top-up

Bakery and Patisserie Technology BSc (Hons) Top-up

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September, February


‘Top up’ your existing qualifications for a full BSc (Hons) degree on our one-year Bakery and Patisserie Technology course. Continue developing your skills and knowledge of practical bakery subjects and take the unique opportunity to research a live project.

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College

Bakery Level 2, Level 3

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


Do you dream of a professional career in baking? Our Bakery college course will help develop your practical skills in bread and confectionery, including learning about chocolate work, celebration cakes and artisan bread.

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Bar, Cocktail and Professional Service Level 2

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


Take your first step into the world of hospitality. This Level 2 course will get you started on learning the essentials of bar tending, cocktails and customer service while serving real guests in our training restaurant, preparing you for further study and future careers.

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College

Beauty Therapy Level 2, Level 3

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


Embark on a career in the glamorous beauty therapy industry with our practical college course. Covering essential techniques such as skincare, waxing and manicure/pedicure, our course gets you working hands-on in our superb training/commercial salons to prepare you for the industry.

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Apprenticeships

Business and Administration Apprenticeship Level 3

Mode of study: Full-Time


Suitable for employees in business roles which include administration tasks, our Business and Administration apprenticeship enables you to gain a professional qualification while you work, developing key skills and behaviours to support your progression towards management responsibilities.

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College

Business and Finance Level 3 National Foundation / National Extended Diploma

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


Want to know how to get into banking and financial services? Our Business and Finance college course provides a core foundation of business and financial management knowledge, earning you a widely-recognised BTEC National qualification for your future career or further study.

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Undergraduate

Business Enterprise BA (Hons) / FdA

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September, February


Dream of being your own boss? If you aspire to set up your own company or advance in management positions throughout the enterprising service sector, this course will provide you with the core knowledge and skills to thrive in business.

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Undergraduate, Top-up

Business Enterprise BA (Hons) Top-up

Mode of study: Full-Time, Part-Time Entry: September, February


‘Top up’ your existing qualifications for a full BA (Hons) degree on our one-year Business Enterprise course. If you dream of running your own company, this course will expand upon your skills to help you thrive in business and the enterprising service sector.

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College

Business Level 2

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


Take the first step towards a future in business on this Level 2 college course. Our BTEC First Certificate is a widely-recognised qualification which will introduce you to the sector, along with optional topics such as marketing or recruitment.

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College

Business Level 3 National Foundation / National Extended Diploma

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


Our Business college course will give you a strong grounding in general business management as well as insight into specialist subjects such as marketing and human resources, opening the doors to a business-related university degree or a range of professional careers.

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Undergraduate

Business Management BA (Hons) / FdA

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


Want to forge a flourishing career in the competitive world of business? This CMI-accredited degree course will give you a sound grounding in everything from business management and analytics to marketing, finance and supply chain, with the option of a 48-week paid placement.

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Cabin Crew and Airport Operations Level 2

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


Set your sights on the skies with our aviation college course. Studying in our state-of-the-art mock plane cabin and other training facilities, you can gain the essential skills to land your first job in a cabin crew team or go onto further study.

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Apprenticeships

Chartered Manager Degree Apprenticeship (BA (Hons) Business Management)

Mode of study: Full-Time


Gain a degree-level qualification with on-the-job learning and practical experience on our trailblazing Chartered Manager Degree Apprenticeship (CMDA). Completing this course will give you graduate business management skills and professional recognition through Chartered Manager Status from the CMI.

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Chef Cookery Courses Level 2 and Level 3 (Professional Cookery)

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


Start your journey to becoming a professional chef with our hands-on cookery college course. Build your practical skills in our industry-standard kitchens and campus restaurant, and gain real-world experience through a range of work placement opportunities.

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Apprenticeships

Chef de Partie Apprenticeship Level 3

Mode of study: Full-Time


Boost your skills for a career in catering and hospitality on our Chef de Partie apprenticeship. Learn advanced techniques for working in a busy professional kitchen and apply your training to a paid role while you study.

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College

Childcare and Education (Early Years Educator) Level 3

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


Want a rewarding career supporting young children? Focusing on childcare and education from birth to the age of five, this college course will give you Early Years Educator status and a licence to practise in the sector, with weekly placements to boost your experience.

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Undergraduate

Childhood Education Studies BA (Hons) (Online)

Mode of study: Online Entry: September


Do you want a childhood education degree that offers the flexibility of distance learning? This online degree course will enable you to build essential knowledge and skills for working with children while maintaining full-time or part-time employment.

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Undergraduate, Top-up

Childhood Education Studies BA (Hons) Top-up (Online)

Mode of study: Online Entry: September, February


‘Top up’ your existing qualifications for a full BA (Hons) degree on our Childhood Education Studies online top-up course. Our distance learning programme provides you with the flexibility to maintain full-time or part-time employment while expanding upon your skills and knowledge.

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Apprenticeships

Children, Young People and Families Manager Apprenticeship Level 5

Mode of study: Full-Time


Suitable for leaders or managers in a variety of community settings, this Level 5 apprenticeship will help you build your skills and knowledge while you work, enabling you and your organisation to deliver improved outcomes for children, young people and families.

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Apprenticeships

Children, Young People and Families Practitioner Apprenticeship Level 4

Mode of study: Full-Time


Featuring a combination of in-class learning and hands-on experience, this Level 4 apprenticeship will develop your knowledge and understanding of working with children and young people in areas from early years to youth offending and residential care.

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Apprenticeships

Commis Chef Apprenticeship Level 2

Mode of study: Full-Time


Start your journey towards a rewarding catering and hospitality career. Our Commis Chef apprenticeship builds on your existing knowledge while you work, covering a range of cooking and preparation techniques as well as sourcing produce and product development.

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Undergraduate

Computer Science BSc (Hons) / FdSc

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


Open the doors to a future in the modern world of technology. Our Computer Science degree lets you explore the latest cutting-edge topics in the computing industry and will help you become confident with everything from networks and databases to programming and cyber security.

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Computing and ICT Level 3

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


Get yourself ready for the modern-day digital world of work with our BTEC National computing college course. Learn about computer science, programming and other essential ICT skills, as well as boosting your real-world experience through work placements.

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Undergraduate

Culinary Arts Management BA (Hons) / FdA

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September, February


Do you dream of managing high-profile restaurant kitchens or becoming an executive head chef? This flagship course provides the advanced skills you need for management level roles in the food industry.

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Undergraduate, Top-up

Culinary Arts Management BA (Hons) Top-up

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September, February


‘Top up’ your existing qualifications for a full BA (Hons) degree on our one-year Culinary Arts Management course. Build upon your current skills to prepare you for management level roles in the food industry, from working in product development to operating a high-profile restaurant.

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Postgraduate

Culinary Arts Management MA / PGDip

Mode of study: Full-Time, Part-Time Entry: September, February


Arm yourself with the advanced skills for an exciting and challenging management career in the culinary environment of the hospitality industry. You can even boost your experience with an optional six-month placement.

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Digital Business Services T-level

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September (2022)


This T-level course combines digital technology and data with the world of business to provide a great starting point towards jobs such as data technician or research analyst, earning you a recognised qualification equivalent to A-levels alongside valuable work experience.

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Undergraduate

Digital Marketing BA (Hons) / FdA

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September, February


Become part of the revolution in the modern day marketing sector by studying our DMI-accredited Digital Marketing degree course. Learn about digital campaigns and the latest technologies and practices, with real-life consultancy projects and an optional work placement in the industry.

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Undergraduate, Top-up

Digital Marketing BA (Hons) Top-up

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September, February


‘Top up’ your existing qualifications for a full BA (Hons) degree on our one-year Digital Marketing course. Expand your skill set through working on live digital marketing and consultancy projects as well as networking with agencies and hearing from top industry experts.

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Digital Production, Design and Development T-level

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September (2022)


Do you see yourself playing a part in the future development of digital technology? Equivalent to three A-levels, this T-level course introduces you to key topics including coding, programming, data and security, with a work placement included for you to put your learning into practice.

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Digital Support Services T-level

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September (2022)


If you are interested in working in IT support or other digital support services, this T-level course combines building your key technical skills and knowledge with exploring specialist fields. Gain valuable real-world experience during your studies and earn a recognised qualification equivalent to A-levels.

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Undergraduate

Early Childhood Studies BA (Hons)

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


Working in the early childhood sector allows you to help shape the most formative period of a child’s life. Featuring key industry-recognised standards for graduate practitioners, this course will prepare you for a range of rewarding careers working with young children.

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Undergraduate, Top-up

Early Childhood Studies BA (Hons) Top-up

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


‘Top up’ your existing qualifications for a full BA (Hons) degree on our Early Childhood Studies top-up course. Strengthen your understanding of children’s development through in-depth, specialist knowledge and research to help you pursue your dream job in the sector.

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College

Early Years Practitioner Level 2

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


If you want to embark on a rewarding career working with young children but have little or no experience in childcare, our Early Years Practitioner college course provides great training for a range of jobs including classroom and nursery assistant roles.

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College

Education and Childcare T-level

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


Start your journey towards a future working in childcare and education with our T-level course. Gain a mixture of technical and practical skills alongside real-life work experience on your way to a nationally-recognised qualification equivalent to three A-levels.

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Postgraduate

Enterprise Management MSc / PGDip

Mode of study: Full-Time, Part-Time Entry: September, February


Accredited by the CMI, our Enterprise Management postgraduate course will equip you with the business knowledge and experience to advance in management positions within the enterprise service sector, with the option of a six-month placement and opportunities to engage with entrepreneurs.

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College

Esports Level 3

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


Raise your game by immersing yourself in the booming world of Esports on our Level 3 college course endorsed by the British Esports Association. Gain a recognised BTEC qualification and a wealth of knowledge, from enterprise and marketing to games design and video production.

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Undergraduate

Events Management (with placement) BA (Hons) / FdA

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September, February


From managing sporting events and festivals to wedding planning or resorts, this degree course will give you the skills to create exceptional events experiences – with the significant advantage of a 12-month industry placement before you graduate.

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Undergraduate, Top-up

Events Management BA (Hons) Top-up

Mode of study: Full-Time, Part-Time Entry: September, February


‘Top up’ your existing qualifications for a full BA (Hons) degree on our CMI-accredited one-year Events Management course. Enhance your skills for managing a range of events from meetings and exhibitions to sports events and festivals.

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Undergraduate

Finance and Accounting BSc (Hons) / FdSc

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September, February


Aspiring to become an accountant or work in the finance sector? This course arms you with specialist knowledge and practical skills for these fields, offering the option of a year-long placement and opportunities to apply for exemptions from a range of professional exams.

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Undergraduate, Top-up

Finance and Accounting BSc (Hons) Top-up

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


‘Top up’ your existing qualifications for a full BSc (Hons) degree on our one-year Finance and Accounting course. Expand your understanding of financial systems and gain insight into other key business areas, with opportunities to work on live consultancy projects.

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Postgraduate

Finance and Accounting MSc / PGDip

Mode of study: Full-Time, Part-Time Entry: September, February


Gain advanced knowledge of today’s complex global financial environment on our Finance and Accounting postgraduate course. Study in our state-of-the-art Financial Trading Suite and engage with real-world business problems, with opportunities to apply for exemptions from professional exams upon graduation.

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College

Fitness and Personal Training Level 2, Level 3

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


Join the booming health and fitness industry by studying our Fitness and Personal Training college course. Gain essential skills and knowledge in exercise, anatomy and physiology, with a variety of additional sports qualifications available to further boost your CV.

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Undergraduate

Food and Nutrition BSc (Hons) / FdSc

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


Our Food and Nutrition degree will give you essential knowledge of food science and covers a wide range of core competencies to prepare you for an array of careers in the sector, with residential visits and work experience opportunities to maximise your industry engagement.

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Undergraduate, Top-up

Food and Nutrition BSc (Hons) Top-up

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September, February


‘Top up’ your existing qualifications for a full BSc (Hons) degree on our one-year Food and Nutrition course. Deepen your understanding of nutritional science and current issues in the sector, with insight from guest lecturers and the latest industry research.

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Undergraduate

Food Science and Culinary Innovation BSc (Hons) / FdSc

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September (2022)


Intrigued by the science behind dishes and how food travels from farm to fork? Featuring a 48-week placement, this course explores a broad range of subjects – from product development to sustainability and nutrition – and opens the doors to a wide variety of careers.

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Undergraduate

Football Business Management FdA

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


Football is big business. This degree explores everything from sponsorship, marketing and finance to education and leadership, opening doors to a wide variety of careers in the sport. Work with real clubs on live projects, with further opportunities to take FA awards and other qualifications.

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Postgraduate

Gastronomy and Food Sustainability MSc / PGDip

Mode of study: Full-Time, Part-Time Entry: September (2022)


Do you wonder about the influence of culture and psychology on our choice and enjoyment of food? Want to produce healthy food and reduce food waste? This course will arm you with the vital skills and knowledge for the food industry of the future.

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Postgraduate

Global Meetings and Events Management MSc / PGDip

Mode of study: Full-Time, Part-Time Entry: September, February


Set yourself on the path to high level careers in the dynamic global meetings and events industry on our exciting postgraduate course, featuring an international residential trip, a wealth of industry visits and the option of a placement for up to six months.

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Hair and Media Make-up Level 2

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


Interested in a career in hair and media make-up? From working in TV and theatre to photographic work and face painting, this college course arms you with a foundation of essential creative skills for the media make-up industry.

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Hairdressing Level 2, Level 3

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


Our Hairdressing college course provides you with a great foundation of practical training in hairdressing, opening career opportunities anywhere from salons to luxury spas and resorts or photographic studios and hair clinics.

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Undergraduate

Health and Social Care BSc (Hons) / FdSc

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


Discover how you can make a difference to the lives of many different people in their time of greatest need. This course will prepare you for working in the dynamic health and social care sector, with weekly placement experience and additional qualifications available.

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Undergraduate, Top-up

Health and Social Care BSc (Hons) Top-up

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


‘Top up’ your existing qualifications for a full BSc (Hons) degree on our one-year Health and Social Care course. Improve your knowledge and practical skills to help you launch a career making a difference in the lives of some of the most vulnerable people in society.

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Health and Social Care Level 3

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


Our Health and Social Care college course prepares you for a range of rewarding careers in the health and care professions, offering a wealth of practical learning opportunities including work experience and hands-on training in our dedicated Health Hub.

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Health T-level

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


Get the foundation of skills and knowledge you need for a future career in health care by studying our T-level course. Gain a nationally-recognised qualification equivalent to three A-levels as well as substantial real-world work experience during your studies.

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Undergraduate

Hospitality and Tourism Management BA (Hons) / FdA

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September, February


Combining the study of hospitality and the tourism industry, this course will give you the management skills and real-world experience to launch a career spanning both sectors, from resort management to travel consultancy, tour operations and more.

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Undergraduate, Top-up

Hospitality and Tourism Management BA (Hons) Top-up

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September, February


‘Top up’ your existing qualifications for a full BA (Hons) degree on our one-year Hospitality and Tourism Management course. Build on your managerial skills and knowledge of both sectors to open up careers ranging from tour operations to resorts management.

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Apprenticeships

Hospitality Manager Apprenticeship Level 4

Mode of study: Full-Time


If you are currently working in a supervisory role in hospitality or catering and want to progress into management, this Level 4 apprenticeship allows you to study alongside working in the industry to help take your career to the next level.

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Apprenticeships

Hospitality Supervisor Apprenticeship Level 3

Mode of study: Full-Time


Our Level 3 hospitality apprenticeship supports roles across a range of businesses including bars, restaurants, hotels, conference centres or contract catering, equipping you with essential hospitality skills as well as enabling you to select from a variety of specialist supervisory areas.

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Apprenticeships

Hospitality Team Member Apprenticeship Level 2

Mode of study: Full-Time


Embarking on a career in hospitality? This Level 2 apprenticeship allows you to develop new skills and knowledge while you work, exploring essential elements of the sector as well as other specialist areas to help you progress in this exciting customer-focused industry.

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Postgraduate

Hospitality with Tourism Management MSc / PGDip

Mode of study: Full-Time, Part-Time Entry: September, February


Want to combine studying hospitality with tourism? This postgraduate course offers two study pathways depending on your background in these fields, covering advanced hospitality functions and the nature of the hospitality and tourism environments, with a residential visit and optional placement.

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Information and Creative Technology Level 2

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


Do you love tech? Start your journey towards a career in the world of digital technology on our Level 2 BTEC course. Gain a widely-recognised qualification and learn core skills and knowledge, from software and app development to digital graphics and web design.

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Undergraduate

International Foundation Diploma

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September (2021)


If you want to study a business degree but need to improve your English, our one-year International Foundation Diploma is designed to help international students prepare for undergraduate level by enhancing English language and study skills while providing an introduction to the world of business.

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Undergraduate

International Hospitality and Tourism Management BA (Hons) / FdA

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September (2022)


Want to work in hotels, resorts, attractions or events? Our International Hospitality and Tourism Management course gives you an ideal foundation across these sectors before enabling you to specialise your knowledge, with an optional work placement to boost your experience.

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Undergraduate, Top-up

International Hospitality and Tourism Management BA (Hons) Top-up

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September, February


‘Top up’ your existing qualifications for a full BA (Hons) degree on our one-year International Hospitality and Tourism Management course. Travel abroad on a residential visit and sharpen your strategic understanding and business skills to tailor hospitality services for visitors from around the world.

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Postgraduate

International Hospitality Management MSc / PGDip

Mode of study: Full-Time, Part-Time Entry: September, February


Our International Hospitality Management postgraduate course will develop your knowledge to enter managerial positions across the sector, with the opportunity of a five-day study trip to Europe and the option to undertake a work placement of up to six months.

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Undergraduate, Top-up

International Tourism Business Management BA (Hons) Top-up

Mode of study: Full-Time, Part-Time Entry: September (2021), February (2022)


‘Top up’ your existing qualifications for a full BA (Hons) degree on our one-year International Tourism Business Management course. Sharpen your existing business management skills for the tourism sector and apply your learning by working on live industry projects.

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Undergraduate

International Tourism Management BA (Hons) / FdA

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September, February


Do you have a passion for tourism and travel? Featuring a year-long placement, this course will give you the skills to launch an exciting career in the international tourism industry, ranging from tour operations to events organisations and attractions around the world.

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Undergraduate, Top-up

International Tourism Management BSc (Hons) Top-up

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


‘Top up’ your existing qualifications for a full BSc (Hons) degree on our one-year International Tourism Management course. Enhance your knowledge through a range of specialist topics and gain unique industry insight through undertaking a project at an overseas destination.

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Postgraduate

International Tourism Management MSc / PGDip

Mode of study: Full-Time, Part-Time Entry: September, February


Passionate about travel and tourism? Our International Tourism Management postgraduate course enables you to develop specialist tourism management skills, with the opportunity to travel overseas on an international project as well as an optional six-month placement.

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Management and Administration T-level

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September (2022)


This T-level course is designed for anyone considering a career in business management or administration, giving you a foundation of knowledge and skills, real-world experience and a nationally-recognised qualification equivalent to three A-levels.

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Marketing and Social Media Level 3

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


Love social media? Want to break into the world of marketing? This Level 3 course introduces you to key concepts in marketing, business, finance and management as well as enabling you to develop practical digital marketing skills, earning you a widely-recognised BTEC National qualification.

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Undergraduate

Marketing Management BA (Hons) / FdA

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September, February


Master the marketing profession by studying our Marketing Management degree course. Featuring live projects, guest lectures, an overseas residential visit and the option of a paid work placement, this course will give you the tools to thrive in this dynamic field.

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Undergraduate, Top-up

Marketing Management BA (Hons) Top-up

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September, February


‘Top up’ your existing qualifications for a full BA (Hons) degree on our one-year Marketing Management course. Strengthen your grounding in marketing practice, creativity and innovation, with options to specialise your knowledge and engage with local organisations on projects and case studies.

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Postgraduate

Marketing Management for Events, Hospitality and Tourism MA / PGDip

Mode of study: Full-Time, Part-Time Entry: September, February


This postgraduate course enables you to develop the specialist skills and knowledge to start a marketing career within the events, hospitality and tourism sectors. You will work with real clients on marketing projects as well as having the option of a six-month placement.

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Mixology, Advanced Wine, Supervision and Events Level 3

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


If you have previous training or education in food and beverage service, this Level 3 course will further enhance your skills and knowledge to enter a wide range of career pathways within hotels, restaurants, bars, resorts and events.

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Undergraduate

Nursing (Adult) BSc (Hons)

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: February (2022), September (2022)


Dream of becoming a nurse? Featuring multiple placements and supported by our outstanding facilities, this innovative course will prepare you for a rewarding career working in adult nursing, enabling you to become a Registered Nurse with the NMC upon graduation.

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Apprenticeships

Operations Manager Apprenticeship Level 5

Mode of study: Full-Time


Whether you’re working in retail, tourism, hospitality and events or health, education and local government, this Level 5 apprenticeship gives you the tools and knowledge to take your managerial expertise to the next level, with the opportunity to obtain CMI membership on completion.

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Postgraduate

PGCE Primary Education QTS (Qualified Teacher Status)

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September (2022)


Our PGCE Primary QTS course combines the professional theory you need to excel in a modern primary school setting with vital hands-on experience in the classroom, while you have the option to specialise based on which age group you wish to work with.

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Undergraduate

Physiotherapy BSc (Hons)

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September (2022)


Kick-start a career as a physiotherapist by studying our Physiotherapy degree. This course will give you advanced training to diagnose and rehabilitate across a range of conditions, aiding recovery from surgery, accidents, strokes or sports injuries and supporting people with disabilities.

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Apprenticeships

Physiotherapy Degree Apprenticeship BSc (Hons)


If you are currently working as a physiotherapy or rehabilitation assistant and want to qualify as a physiotherapist, our Physiotherapy apprenticeship provides work-based training to give you a degree-level qualification and enable you to register with the HCPC on completion.

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Pre-Access to Higher Education Certificate (Skills in Health)

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


Interested in returning to study related to the health sector, but don’t yet meet the entry requirements for Level 3 courses? Our Level 2 Pre-Access to Higher Education Certificate develops the learning skills you need alongside studying a range of health and care topics.

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Undergraduate

Pre-sessional English Course

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: March 2022, June 2022, July 2022


Designed for EU and international applicants who have applied for a UK higher education course and need to improve their English, this course will help boost your language and academic skills ready for university study and is run over 6, 10 or 20 weeks depending on your current abilities.

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Undergraduate

Primary Education Studies BA (Hons) (Accelerated)

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


Dream of becoming a teacher? This accelerated education course enables you to earn a full undergraduate degree in just two years, offering a swift route towards qualified teacher training or a range of other careers working with children aged 3-11.

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Undergraduate

Professional Chef FdA

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


If you aspire to work in high-quality food establishments featured in the Michelin Guide or boasting AA rosettes, our two-year Professional Chef foundation degree will equip you with the essential practical skills and hands-on experience to begin crafting your culinary career.

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Postgraduate

Prosthetics for Film and Television MA

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


Dream of working on major feature films and big budget series? Our Prosthetics for Film and TV postgraduate course teaches you advanced techniques for the sector, learning from top experts who have worked on productions such as Game of Thrones and Guardians of the Galaxy.

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Undergraduate

Specialist Hair and Media Make-up BA (Hons) / FdA

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


Want to become a hair and make-up master for the stage, screen or catwalk? Our course will help you hone the specialist creative skills to work across a range of media settings, as well as building the business know-how you need to flourish as a freelancer.

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Undergraduate, Top-up

Specialist Hair and Media Make-up BA (Hons) Top-up

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


‘Top up’ your existing qualifications for a full BA (Hons) degree on our one-year Specialist Hair and Media Make-up top-up course. Perfect your practical skills, meet industry experts and develop a specialism through your own in-depth research project.

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College

Sport and Exercise Science Level 3

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


Excited by the prospect of a career in the sport and exercise sector? This new Level 3 course combines scientific knowledge with practical application to prepare you for the industry, offering work placements and further enrichment opportunities to boost your employability.

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Undergraduate, Top-up

Sport and Fitness Studies BA (Hons) Top-up

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September, February


‘Top up’ your existing qualifications for a full BA (Hons) degree on our one-year Sport and Fitness Studies course. Develop your existing knowledge to prepare for a career working with a variety of clients in a range of roles, with additional industry qualifications available.

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College

Sport and Physical Activity (Football) Level 3

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


Aspiring to a career in the football industry? Delivered in partnership with Birmingham City FC Community Trust, this course allows you to gain a Level 3 qualification while competing at a high level of football and training with UEFA licensed coaches at elite facilities.

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College

Sport and Physical Activity Level 3

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


Kick off your sports industry career by studying our Level 3 college course. Whether you want to become a coach, fitness trainer or performance analyst, our course provides the knowledge and skills you need along with opportunities for events work and add-on qualifications

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Undergraduate

Sport, Coaching and Fitness BSc (Hons) / FdSc

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


Kick off your career in the dynamic and rewarding fields of sport, fitness and coaching. If you’re passionate about helping others and being active, this degree gives you essential skills to help people meet their goals, with a range of additional qualifications available.

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Undergraduate

Sports Management BA (Hons) / FdA

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September, February


Our Sports Management degree course opens the doors for you to enter a wide variety of management careers within the sports industry, from working for national governing bodies or running sports facilities to coaching, marketing or even education.

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Undergraduate, Top-up

Sports Management BA (Hons) Top-up

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September, February


‘Top up’ your existing qualifications for a full BA (Hons) degree on our one-year Sports Management course. Enhance your management and practical skills to make the most of business opportunities in the sports industry, with support from our range of outstanding facilities.

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Undergraduate

Sports Therapy BSc (Hons) / FdSc

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


Want to work with professional athletes or treat patients in a sports injury clinic? This specialist course will arm you with advanced practical sports therapy skills and scientific knowledge, with excellent placement opportunities to test your training in the real world.

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Undergraduate, Top-up

Sports Therapy BSc (Hons) Top-up

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September, February


‘Top up’ your existing qualifications for a full BSc (Hons) degree on our one-year Sports Therapy course. Hone your existing practical skills through treating clients in our on-campus clinics as well as opportunities to work at major sports events.

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Postgraduate

Strength, Conditioning and Performance MSc

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


Aligned with the NSCA and standards developed by CIMSPA, our Strength, Conditioning and Performance postgraduate course will help mould you into an expert strength and conditioning specialist able to work with athletes, teams, governing bodies and other organisations.

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Undergraduate

Strength, Conditioning and Sports Nutrition BSc (Hons) / FdSc

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


Do you aspire to become a strength and conditioning coach? Accredited by the NSCA, this course combines theory and practical work in strength and conditioning with the study of sports nutrition to mould you into an expert industry practitioner.

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Undergraduate, Top-up

Strength, Conditioning and Sports Nutrition BSc (Hons) Top-up

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


‘Top up’ your existing qualifications for a full BSc (Hons) degree on our NSCA-accredited one-year Strength, Conditioning and Sports Nutrition course. Build upon your existing practitioner knowledge through theoretical and practical learning supported by our outstanding sports facilities.

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Apprenticeships

Team Leader/Supervisor Apprenticeship Level 3

Mode of study: Full-Time


Boost your management skills for the world of business and get a professional qualification while you work with our Level 3 apprenticeship, designed for a variety of roles including supervisors, team leaders, project officers and shift supervisors/managers.

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College

Theatrical Special Effects, Hair and Media Make-up Level 3

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


Dream of doing make-up for film, TV or the theatre? This college course teaches you specialist hair and make-up techniques for a broad range of creative and dynamic industries, including character make-up, special effects, wigs and postiche.

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College

Tourism, Aviation, Events and Hospitality Level 3

Mode of study: Full-Time Entry: September


Love travel, or considering a future in the tourism and hospitality sectors? This course introduces you to these dynamic industries, with opportunities for placements and visits to destinations and attractions around the UK or overseas.

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