The extended degree programmes include a foundation year, which provides students with a sound introduction to key elements needed for studying business at degree level. Our extended degree programmes give you a thorough and supportive academic preparation for study. The foundation year is carefully designed to build confidence in your abilities, develop essential academic and study skills, and provide the subject specific knowledge essential for success. This course will give you an excellent grounding for a career in contemporary marketing. The course explores a wide range of topics including the rise of global brands, interactive marketing and how technology is shaping marketing practices.