Focusing on employability and enhancing your abilities, this course will also help develop your general communication and interpersonal skills, making it perfect for early career professionals and graduates.
Emphasis is placed on gaining an advanced and applied understanding of the key aspects of international business, enabling you to converse with global business through practical application and contemporary theory.
You could have the opportunity to undertake a 12-week Executive Company Project (ECP)*. Offered as an alternative to a traditional theory-based dissertation, the project gives you a chance to apply your knowledge and experience to a specific project for an organisation, so you can gain real-world experience while studying.
On previous ECP projects, students have gathered content for Leicester City Council to help promote Leicestershire as an attractive destination for investment, while others have worked with Scraptoft Golf Club to provide a full commercial analysis and recommendations for a marketing strategy for its new facility.
*Providing a sufficient level of academic achievement has been gained in the Semester One, and passing the selection and assessment criteria prior to the start of the project. Please see the ECP webpage for further information.