One of the phenomena of the 20th and 21st centuries has been that of globalisation. This course equips students with the knowledge and expertise to manage within this global framework. As globalisation increases, more organisations have to work beyond their regional boundaries, compete in diverse global environments and find that their traditional domestic markets are open to global challenges. These organisations need experts who can work across multicultural barriers, develop effective international strategies and source products internationally. This course will train students in these business key areas.
The course will provide an interdisciplinary approach to global citizenship and will help students develop their own understanding of complex notions in the international business environment. Additionally, the course will help students develop Digital Literacy skills through the use of applications software employed by contemporary organisations. The development of student knowledge and understanding of a range of international business and management practices and the ability to apply them effectively in an entrepreneurial and innovative manner will also be emphasised, as it is recognised that entrepreneurship is a key force for successful economic growth.
Student will learn and apply knowledge and expertise of managing in organisations and in different national cultures to evaluate the nature of multinationals’ activities in a global business environment. The course will discuss and appreciate the issues surrounding developing effective international strategies and sourcing products internationally. Students will critically evaluate international business theories related to managing international operations, international strategy and risk analysis, and the principles of international business. Students will be encouraged to utilise a range of contemporary strategies in developing solutions for a global context. This programme prepares students for careers in accountancy and finance, personnel and human resource management, marketing and market research, business strategy, small business management and start-up, economics, e-business and information management.
The course provides an interdisciplinary approach to Global Citizenship and will help students form their own understandings of complex and contested notions in the business environment. Students will develop informed perspectives on their own and collective responsibilities as global citizens within their local, national and international communities.
The course will provide students with the opportunity to develop Digital Literacy skills through the use of applications software used by contemporary organisations. Additionally, students will gain an understanding of managerial systems and their impact upon organisations. Digital literacy skills are also developed through the engagement with the ‘E’ aspects of the learning process through the process of engagement with ‘E’ materials, tasks, Personal Development Planning and collaborative learning.
The University of Wolverhampton, UK
The University of Wolverhampton is a dynamic, innovative and business focused university in the centre of England. With over 23,000 students from 100 different countries, inclusive of 2,500 overseas students, students become part of a learning community that promotes knowledge, innovation and enterprise.
Equipping students with the knowledge they require for their career progression in their chosen industry, The University of Wolverhampton maintains strong links with the business world and offers graduate & postgraduate courses that provide experience & practical skills that organisations value.
Graduates become digitally literate, knowledgeable and enterprising with a global perspective outlook in the corporate environment.
The University of Wolverhampton's various areas of research is ranked among the best in the world. Based on the 2008 Research Assessment Exercise (RAE), 8 of the 11 chose fields of research that the University pursues, is accredited as achieving global standards. This is testament to the University of Wolverhamptons commitment to advancing opportunities for students to pursue academic research as a globally acknowledged level.
Students undertaking the Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in International Business Management (Top Up) programme will be expected to complete 6 modules of academic study.
This programme is available on both full and part time basis, and will take 15 months to complete. Full-time students will attend classes 5 days a week on weekdays while part-time students will attend classes 2-3 times a week on weekdays.
Intakes for the Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in International Business Management programme are usually available 3 times a year. All applications should be submitted to ERCI no later than 1 month before the commencement date.
Courses are assessed by a combination of coursework, practical assignments and examinations. Formative assessments will also be included, as well as self- and peer-assessment and a research project.
Students must successfully complete, or be credited with, at least 360 credits within the stipulated period of study as set by the University, either via module exemptions or completion of requisite modules.
The total course fees are S$18,900.00, and are inclusive of examination fees & course materials, but not the cost of textbooks. Course fees are subject to the prevailing GST rates, and are payable to "ERC Institute Pte Ltd" in Singapore DOLLARS.
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Total course fees S$13,800.00, and are not inclusive of examination fees. Course fees are subject to the prevailing GST rates, and are payable to "ERC Institute Pte Ltd" in Singapore DOLLARS.
Course fees and/or other miscellaneous fees are subject to review by management and may change without prior notice. We will try our best to update the fees stated on this website in a timely manner. Our Education Consultants would be pleased to provide you with the most updated price list. You may also seek advice from our Education Consultants for alternative modes of payment. For more information, please contact our Education Consultants at (65) 6349 2727 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to enquire.