MSc in International Management
Content and structure
24 September 2018 - 30 September 2018
1 October 2018 - 25 January 2019
4 February 2019 - 31 May 2019
June 2019 - September 2019
Dissertation / Practice Track
Please note that units and course information below refers to the 2017/18 academic year. 2018/19 content is likely to be similar but is subject to change.
Semester one: taught units
You will take these units:
- The global environment of business (spans both semesters)
- Cross-cultural management
- Analysing international management
You will select two of these units:
Semester two: taught units
You will take this unit:
You will select three of these units
- Understanding employment law
- Principles of corporate social responsibility
- Strategies for sustainability
- Design in management
- Risk and risk management
- Entrepreneurship and innovation
- Financial management for international business
- Project management
- Supply management
- Global governance and accountability
- Economic governance and industrial policy
- Contemporary and emerging issues for organisations
You will finish the course by choosing one of these two options:
The Dissertation Track
The Practice Track
The student view
Detailed course information
Teaching and learning
You’ll learn from academics who are experts in the field of international management. Your learning experience will be enriched by the research activities and collaborations of academic staff.
We will also offer a wide range of opportunities for personal development. These will be delivered by specialists in our Careers Service, Academic Skills Centre and Library, or in partnership with the Students’ Union.
All units are taught on campus.
You will experience a variety of teaching methods including:
- project work
Methods of assessment
Units are assessed by a combination of formal examinations and coursework.
As well as the cost of books, you will also need to cover the cost of photocopying, printing and binding. You should budget at least £100 for this.
Some courses involve visits away from the University campus, and you may be required to pay some or all of the costs of travel, accommodation and subsistence for such trips.
This course is regulated by the Office for Students.