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Global Business Management

***Important information: academic review of Manchester Metropolitan University Cheshire campus Manchester Metropolitan University has been undertaking a review of the long-term future of academic provision at its Cheshire campus. It has now been confirmed that the University will withdraw from the Cheshire campus. This means that we expect the campus to close in the summer of 2019. As the withdrawal from the campus will be a phased process we are still pleased to receive applications for one year full time postgraduate taught courses starting in 2017 on the Cheshire campus. We also continue to welcome applications for part time postgraduate courses of two years in duration in the Exercise and Sport Science department starting in 2017. Applications for courses that are expected to take longer than two years to complete are currently on hold. Please visit our website for the latest information on the review: www.cheshire.mmu.ac.uk/campusreview ***

Designed as a flexible programme to accommondate your employment and personal circumstances, this course has been devised to enhance your practical global business management skills. With an additional focus on deepening your understanding of the core concepts and competencies that underpin this increasingly important business area, this course will provide you with an opportunity to combine your real world experiences with theory. By studying this award, you will develop a keen awareness of the most up-to-date global business management thinking and practice. You will also develop an appreciation of cutting edge techniques for managing people, thinking strategically and a full range of dynamic marketing techniques.

Entry requirements

Students will normally have a 2:2 or above UK honours degree (or international equivalent) in any discipline, ideally relevant. Applicants from a different background may be admitted if they have equivalent professional qualifications or proven management experience in a relevant field.

Course modules

Modules include: Core Units: Academic professional practice; dissertation; global marketing strategy; global strategic management; international financial management; international human resource management; principles of management practice; research methods.

Fees

All of the books required for the course are available from the library. The University also has PC labs and a laptop loan service. However, many students choose to buy some of the core textbooks for the course and/or a laptop. Students may also need to print their assignments and other documents. Campus printing costs start from 5p per page. Estimated costs are £300 for a laptop up to £100 for books and printing. Total optional cost: £400

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Fee locale Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 14,400 (Year 1) Channel Islands 1 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2017 14,400 (Year 1) International 1 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2017 8,460 (Year 1) Home/EU 1 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2017 1 1 Years

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