International Business Management MSc - 2017/8

Awarding body

University of Surrey

Teaching institute

University of Surrey

Framework

FHEQ Levels 6 and 7

Final award and programme/pathway title

MSc International Business Management

Subsidary award(s)

Award Title
PGDip International Business Management
PGCert International Business Management

Professional recognition

Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)

Modes of study

Route code Credits and ECTS Credits
Full-time PKA61006 180 credits and 90 ECTS credits

JACs code

N200, N120

QAA Subject benchmark statement (if applicable)

Business and Management (Master)

Other internal and / or external reference points

N/A

Faculty and Department / School

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences - Surrey Business School

Programme Leader

ABOUTALEBI R Dr (SBS)

Date of production/revision of spec

21/11/2017

Educational aims of the programme

This Masters program features the latest thinking and developments in international strategy, as well as emerging issues in international business such as the rise of emerging market multinationals and global innovation.

It also includes modules that develop essential skills and knowledge for understanding and analyzing international business.

Programme learning outcomes

Attributes Developed Awards Ref.
Globalization and its drivers K
Strategies used by global firms K
Human resource management strategies for global firms K
Key marketing strategies K
Principals for accounting and finance K
International trade and key policy parameters K
Understand business and finance related materials on globalization; C
Develop ability and skills to collect qualitative and quantitative data; C
Develop dynamic and multiple perspective in understanding business strategies, and their consequences on stakeholders. C
Collect and organise information; P
Communication and presentation skills; P
Team-work; collaboration and negotiation. P
Learn by self-reflection and self-testing of theoretical knowledge and understanding against practical situations and empirical data. T
Communicate effectively with peers and academics T

Attributes Developed

C - Cognitive/analytical

K - Subject knowledge

T - Transferable skills

P - Professional/Practical skills

Programme structure

Full-time

This Master's Degree programme is studied full-time over one academic year, consisting of 180 credits at FHEQ Level 7*. All modules are semester based and worth 15 credits with the exception of project, practice based and dissertation modules.
Possible exit awards include:
- Postgraduate Diploma (120 credits)
- Postgraduate Certificate (60 credits)
*some programmes may contain up to 30 credits at FHEQ Level 6.

Programme Adjustments (if applicable)

N/A

Modules

Opportunities for placements / work related learning / collaborative activity

Associate Tutor(s) / Guess Speakers / Visiting Academics N
Professional Training Year (PTY) N
Placement(s) (study or work that are not part of PTY) N
Clinical Placement(s) (that are not part of the PTY scheme) N
ERASMUS Study (that is not taken during Level P) N
Study exhange(s) (that are not part of the ERASMUS scheme) N
Dual degree N

Quality assurance

The Regulations and Codes of Practice for taught programmes can be found at:

https://www.surrey.ac.uk/quality-enhancement-standards

Please note that the information detailed within this record is accurate at the time of publishing and may be subject to change. This record contains information for the most up to date version of the programme / module for the 2017/8 academic year.