International Business (BSc)

Brunel University London the United Kingdom

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The award

How long you will study
3 Years

Domestic course fees
GBP 3290

How you will study

Course starts

International course fees
GBP 9750

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About International Business at Brunel University London

The emphasis of this course is on gaining "employable knowledge" that is highly up to date. We provide you with an education which will prepare you for the future needs of the working world, not simly to cope with its present preoccupations.Entry RequirementsUCAS Tariff - 300-350 points, from:GCE A and AS-level Tariff points normally either 300 points from 3 A-levels or 350 points from 3 A-levels plus 1 AS-level or Extended Project Qualification. (Critical Thinking/General Studies accepted).Irish Tariff points from 5 subjects.Scottish Tariff points from 3 Advanced Highers plus 1 Higher.Advanced Diploma Tariff points in Business, Administration and Finance, including an A-level for Additional and Specialist Learning, or in Public Services, including an A-level in a business-related or science subject.BTEC ND DDD in a business-related subject.IB Diploma 33 points.Access: Applicants offering Access courses in Business or a Business-related subject are considered on an individual basis. For all of the above, 5 GCSEs or equivalent at Grade C or above are also required, to include English and Maths.Course AimsThis is an international programme in business and management.Course ContentFew International Business degrees are as broad based: in particular this course has an unusually large and more specialist component of politics and international relations teaching than in most similar degrees. There are also specialisms in Marketing, Management, International Relations, Human Resource Management, Strategic Management and Business History. Level 1 CoreOrganisational Behaviour and Analysis Managing Information with Technology Principles and Practice of Marketing International Business Environment Introduction to Management Enquiry Introduction to International PoliticsLevel 2 CoreInternational Business in Emerging Markets International Relations Marketing Communications Economics for Business and Management Human Resources and its International Dimensions Global Business and the Multinational FirmLevel 3 CoreIssues and Controversies in Management Project International Marketing International Business StrategyOptional modulesAny two from the followingGender and Organisations Globalisation and Governance Politics and Policy of the EU Work Placement in Context (for students who have undertaken a work placement)Teaching and LearningStaff expertiseMany of our lecturers are: Internationally or nationally recognised for their innovative work and research Work as consultants for major companies world-wide Have practical and personal experience in business/have run their own companies How will I be taught?Lectures -These provide a broad overview of key concepts and ideas. They provide a framework from which to carry out more in-depth study.Seminars - Small seminar groups allow students to make individual contributions. You will undertake in-depth analysis of issues and exchange and explore ideas with other students.Workshops - You will practice using industry standard software, computing equipment, business, design and multimedia packages.One-to-one - In your final year you will receive one-to-one supervision for your dissertation. Throughout all levels you will have a personal tutor who is available to help you with academic or personal problems. If you choose to do the four-year sandwich course, you will also be allocated an industrial tutor who will provide you with support when you are on your work placement. Other - There are email discussion groups, research talks on key management issues, presentations by outside speakers and external visits. Throughout the course, you will also be expected to undertake group work and individual projects and presentationsAssessmentAssessment is by a variety of methods but in general includes traditional exams, written assignments, practical and creative design projects and individual and group presentations. Equal emphasis is put on teamwork and individual contribution in assessed group projects and presentations.CareersThe degree will help you to develop transferable skills designed to meet the challenges of employment within the global economy. Graduates have gone on to work for prestigious companies such as: British Gas Coca Cola Merrill Lynch Morgan Stanley 02 The BBC PriceWaterhouseCoopers

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardBScHow you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study3 years
    Course startsSeptemberDomestic course feesGBP 3290International course feesGBP 9750
  • The awardBScHow you will studySandwichHow long you will study4 years
    Course startsSeptemberDomestic course feesGBP 3290International course feesGBP 9750

Entry requirements for this course

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