Intercultural Communication for Business and the Professions at University of Warwick - UCAS

University of Warwick

Degree level: Postgraduate

Intercultural Communication for Business and the Professions (Taught)

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Course summary

Intercultural Communication for Business and the Professions MSc provides you with a wide range of in-depth knowledge and skills related to intercultural communication. Analyse and investigate communication across cultures at Warwick's Department of Applied Linguistics, ranked 3rd in The Times/Sunday Times Good University Guide 2022. Course overview This programme provides you with a wide range of in-depth knowledge and skills, and enables you to focus on aspects of intercultural communication that are relevant to people working either in business or in other professions. Our core modules develop your ability to analyse, explain and investigate effective communication across cultures. Optional modules enable you to select particular areas in which you want to specialise, according to your own intellectual interests or career aspirations. The programme concludes with an empirical piece of research, which will allow you to put your knowledge into practice and further hone your practical skills in carrying out systematic research.


Core modules

  • Understanding Culture
  • Exploring Professional Communication
  • Culture, Identity and Adaptation
  • Leadership, Teamwork and Culture
  • Research Methods
  • Dissertation, or Experiential Placement and Major Project
Optional modules Optional modules can vary from year to year. Example optional modules may include:
  • Crisis Communication
  • Globalisation and Diversity in the Workplace
  • International Business
  • Intercultural Coaching and Development
  • Language and Interaction in Context
  • Management Across Cultures
  • Marketing Across Cultures
  • Media and Intercultural Communication
  • Public Relations Across Cultures
- Teaching Language and Culture

Assessment method

Programmes within the department of Applied Linguistics are assessed through a variety of methods depending on the module choices you make. Examples of the types work you might submit for assessment include individual academic essays, examinations, group projects and presentations.

Entry requirements

**Minimum requirements** 2:i undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a related subject. **English language requirements** You can find out more about our English language requirements. This course requires the following: - Band A - IELTS overall score of 7.0 (with a minimum 6.5 in reading and writing, plus a minimum of 6.5 in one of speaking and listening, with no component under 6.0) **International qualifications** We welcome applications from students with other internationally recognised qualifications. For more information, please visit the international entry requirements page. **Additional requirements** There are no additional entry requirements for this course.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

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Additional fee information

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Intercultural Communication for Business and the Professions at University of Warwick - UCAS