Asia Pacific Business and Management (MA)
This MA will enable you to improve your communication, teamworking, technical and research skills and to gain a solid understanding of management in the Asia Pacific. It is of particular relevance to students looking to work or conduct business within this region and those seeking a career within an Asia Pacific multinational.
Consumption, Culture and Marketing (MA)
This newly launched MA in Consumption, Culture & Marketing is an interdisciplinary masters programme that draws together content and teaching from the subject areas of marketing and sociology. We seek to analyse marketing behaviour with a view to better understand how it functions as a determinative mode of production and mediation whose influence reaches well beyond spheres of consumer behaviour and marketing management and into politics, culture and the environment.
This is a distinctive, research-led course based on contemporary theory and case material which is challenging and innovative. Our academics have expertise in cutting edge consumer and culture industry research. The course will provide you with an in-depth and critical understanding of a world increasingly defined by a culture of consumerism and the role played by marketing activities in building strong customer relationships and business opportunities.
Business Information Systems (MSc)
This BIS course a direct response to the increasing need for greater understanding of the role advanced technology plays in the workplace and at home. It also addresses the need in industry for executives to understand and appreciate the strategic value of such technology as a source of competitive advantage, both nationally and internationally.
This dynamic course is designed to equip you with a specialist and in-depth understanding of entrepreneurship. The course draws upon the highest level of theory and practice in this field and builds on the extensive research and teaching expertise of academics within the School of Management.
International Human Resource Management (MSc)
This course adopts an intellectually rigorous and critical approach to international human resource management strategies and practices, assessing them from a range of theoretical and analytical perspectives, explaining them in terms of their social and economic context, and considering their implications and impact for a range of stakeholders and interest groups.
International Accounting (MSc)
This course was created in response to the increasing recognition of the need to set the theory and practice of accounting in the context of its social, political, natural and cultural environments. The course incorporates reflection on the broader setting and implications of accounting in addition to knowledge and understanding of contemporary financial and management accounting.
International Management (MSc)
This course is designed for ambitious and self-motivated individuals at the outset of their professional working life. It includes all the major management functions and will enable you to build effective management skills, understand management within the global context and develop a wide international network of associates.
Leadership and Management in Health (MSc/PGDip)
This unique course is specifically designed to meet the needs of those already working, or intending to work, in the health and social care services in the public, private and voluntary sectors in both the UK and internationally. Its evidence base is drawn from the latest research and practice in health sector leadership and management, combined with the practical application of new knowledge and skills to work-based situations.
Project Management (MSc)
This course is suitable for graduates from a range of backgrounds interested in a career which will involve managing projects, from fashion and film professionals to those in the charity sector and from scientists to government employees. It will equip you with the interdisciplinary project management skills which your future career path could depend on.
Sustainability and Management (MSc)
The MSc Sustainability and Management is taught jointly by the School of Management, which has a long tradition of research into sustainable businesses, and the Department of Geography, which is recognised for expertise in the research and teaching of environmental and social sustainability.
Postgraduate students need to offer their employer highly advanced knowledge and skills which will illustrate they can be effective at senior level in business, industry or academia. Postgraduate study at the School of Management will provide you with the subject knowledge and expertise required to pursue a successful career. At the end of your programme you should be able to:
develop an awareness of current issues and engage with complex topics
take a critical and independent approach to your area of study
apply relevant knowledge and adapt your existing learning, research and organisational skills to a practical situation
use relevant research techniques to acquire and analyse data and examine research sources
develop skills in areas that will enhance your acquired knowledge and skills, including project management, teamwork, problem-solving, communication and presentations. enhance your communication, social and creative skills enabling you to present your research in an effective, interesting and professional manner.
Both our MBA in International Management and MSc International Management programmes are accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA). AMBA is the international impartial authority on postgraduate business education. Their accreditation service is the global standard for all MBA programmes.
The MSc International Management programme is one of only eleven MSc courses in the UK to be accredited by AMBA. It is ideal for those who wish to pursue a postgraduate degree in general management with an international orientation, and it will prepare you to enter the globalised world of work on a competitive footing, maximising your potential and widening your choices.
Students on the MBA and MSc programmes are automatically given membership to AMBA's professional membership association, which connects students, graduates, accredited business schools, and MBA employers.
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