University of Hull

Degree level: Postgraduate

Business Management (Taught)

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Course summary

Today's demanding and evolving business world requires managers who can master advanced management. They must deal with the complexities of an interconnected, international business environment. The programme is for graduates in non-business subjects without previous managerial experience or those who wish to deepen their understanding of the management process. You will become a competent and confident professional by fostering the development of key practical skills and academic knowledge. Throughout the programme you will gain a comprehensive understanding of how organisations operate. You will adopt a range of strategic, up-to-date perspectives and become proficient in marketing, finance, and human resource management. This will enhance your ability to manage change that will benefit the organisation as a whole. Develop the analytical skills to make informed decisions when dealing with a range of management issues. Learn to consider the wider environment in which organisations operate and the social impact of the choices that you make.

Course details

Modules

A range of optional modules will provide students with more opportunities to specialise. You will develop key professional and research skills, as well as an understanding of ethical business practice. You will also undertake a final research project, based on which you will need to submit a dissertation. Core modules All modules are subject to availability and this list may change at any time. People Management International Business Context The module gives an overview of international business context in today's global economy. You'll cover themes including related globalisation and regionalisation, as well as firm internationalisation and institutional environments. Marketing Management in Action This module aims to develop the marketing knowledge and skills to manage in any organisation with intercultural contacts. You'll showcase your understanding of marketing management through a marketing plan based on real case studies. Business Strategy This module considers business strategy and strategic decision making in diverse organisational contexts. You'll learn to use strategic analysis to make choices which create stakeholder value and strategic advantage in the complex business world. Sustainable Logistics and Operations Management Discover the practical and theoretical approaches that companies are adopting in their pursuit of more responsible, sustainable and ethical supply chains and operations to improve their global competitiveness. Interactive Integrated Marketing Communications and Digital Marketing IMC combines and integrates all relevant elements of an organisation's communications to increase their effectiveness. On this module, you'll develop an integrated approach to digital marketing and social media, working with real businesses to develop essential digital and employability skills.

Assessment method

You will undertake a final research project, based on which you will need to submit a dissertation.


How to apply

International applicants

If you require a Tier 4 student visa to study or if your first language is not English you will be required to provide acceptable evidence of your English language proficiency level. This course requires academic IELTS 6.5 overall, with no less than 6.0 in each skill. See other English language proficiency qualifications accepted by this University. If your English currently does not reach the University's required standard for this programme, you may be interested in one of our English language courses.

Entry requirements

The programme is designed for graduates from any discipline with a strong interest in the principles and practices of business and management. However, we do recommend that you have a basic knowledge and understanding of this area. You will have a minimum of a 2:1 Honours degree or equivalent, one academic reference and a good command of English.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Republic of Ireland £9750 Whole course
EU £9750 Whole course
England £9750 Whole course
Northern Ireland £9750 Whole course
Scotland £9750 Whole course
Wales £9750 Whole course
Channel Islands £9750 Whole course
International £9750 Whole course

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Business Management at University of Hull - UCAS