The degree provides a full-time course for those seeking positions in a variety of Management fields. It provides a theoretically grounded coverage of key conceptual and practical developments across a wide range of management disciplines including marketing, human resource management, finance and accounting, and corporate strategy.
Participants in the MSc Management programme can use the dissertation component to concentrate in-depth on Management topics according to individual interests and career requirements.
The MSc Management programme is intended to enable students：
• To engage in a study of organisations, their management, and the changing international external environment in which they operate.
• To prepare for and to develop a career in business and management.
• To enhance lifelong learning skills and personal development to contribute to society at large. • To examine and assess different aspects of the Management environment.
• To provide insights into the operation of Management.
• To offer cross-disciplinary insights into Management.
• To provide students with an opportunity to examine Management at first hand.
• To produce graduates capable of a critical evaluation of the core business disciplines.
• To provide a structured programme that allows students to focus upon advanced developments in Management.
• To meet their specific interests and career aspirations.
Applicants for this MSc must have a first degree containing modules in management, economics or business studies.
The MSc International Management programme is a full-time degree studied over a period of calendar year commencing late September and a part-time degree can be studied over a period of between 2 and 4 years. In each case participants take taught modules and prepare a dissertation. Students without the relevant English proficiency are required to do a Summer pre-sessional programme before gaining entry onto the postgraduate programme.
Classes are in the form of either two or three hour teaching/learning sessions. This includes some small group teaching.
The structure of the MSc International Management programme is modular, with individual modules each having weighting of 15 credits. One credit represents 10 hours of student work. This, means that a 15 credit module represents 150 hours of study including formal teaching, independent study, revision, and the preparation of assessments. The MSc International Management degree requires the successful completion of 180 credits, 120 of which are taught modules, and 60 a Management dissertation.
All students undertake core and elective modules relating to a wide range of management disciplines. Elective modules offer a choice of electives that allow the student to focus upon advanced management most closely associated with his/her career aspirations.
Semester 1 modules:
Introduction to Research Methods
and ONE module from the list below:
Further Quantitative Research Methods Further Qualitative Research Methods
Plus TWO modules from the list below:
Managerial Economics Corporate Finance Managing People & Organisations Supply Chain Management in Practice
Semester 2 modules:
Two from the list below
Financial Reporting Derivative Investment Fixed Interest Investment Corporate Strategy International Finance Strategic Human Resource Management Managing International Business in China Entrepreneurial Management Launching New Ventures E-Business Social Entrepreneurship Project Management Strategies for Corporate Social Responsibility Management for China
International Management Dissertation
Career options for this degree
The course acts as a sound basis for a variety of management or management-related careers. The degree offers opportunities in a varietyof careers such as Accountancy, Business Analysis, Business Development, Consultancy, Credit Advice, Economic Development, Financial Consultancy, Investor Relations, General Management, Marketing, Operations Management and Tax Consultancy.
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