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Full-time Master's Priogramme 2015-16

MSc International Technology Management (INT) Our MSc in International Technology Management is designed for those wishing to take a leading role in managing innovation and technological change in an international environment. It provides an interdisciplinary perspective on the key issues facing global organisations and is suitable for those from a wider range of educational backgrounds and work experience. The course will provide The knowledge to manage the development, acquisition and operation of technology in a global competitive environment. You will develop the skills to generate solutions through product and process development and learn about e-business technologies and the strategic aspects of design management. This course is designed to produce well-trained analytical thinkers who are equipped to tackle the intellectual and practical challenges of managing innovation and technological change to enhance competitiveness. Project The project will relate to the management of technology or technical functions in an international context. Some examples of previous project areas include: ▪ Business process outsourcing ▪ The effects of globalisation on the UK automotive industry ▪ Learning and knowledge in managing technology ▪ International trade regulation and manufacturing ▪ The real costs and risks of global sourcing: A comparison of India and China After you graduate Successful completion of this course can lead to employment as managers and leaders in a wide variety of key functions within manufacturing or service organisations, particularly where technology plays a significant part in business success. Having developed a strong understanding of how technology can best be exploited to contribute to global success, students will be especially suited to roles in companies which operate internationally. With further experience, graduates of this course would expect to attain a key executive role and be responsible for leading strategy and policy. They will have the skills and knowledge necessary to benchmark organisational performance against world best-in-class and the ability to drive corporate transformation and improvement in a global context. MSc International Technology Management (INT) Key facts Entry requirements: British Second Class Honours degree or overseas equivalent in a variety of disciplines. A good level of numeracy is required. Language requirement: (applies to non-native English speakers) IELTS: 6.5 PTE: 62 Study programme: 10 taught modules – assessed by: ▪ post module assignments (3 ,000 – 4,000 words each) ▪ in-module assessment (additional for some modules) Research project – assessed by: ▪ 20,000 word dissertation ▪ oral examination Core modules: x 8 ▪ Collaborative Product Development ▪ Financial Analysis and Control Systems ▪ Global Business Environment ▪ International Joint Ventures ▪ Organisations, People and Performance ▪ Product Design and Development Management ▪ Supply Chain Integration ▪ Technology Management Elective modules: x 2 Two to be chosen from the full module list on pages 34-35 Applications: www.warwick.ac.uk/go/ wmgmasters/entry Contact: wmgmasters@warwick.ac.uk go.warwick.ac.uk/wmgmasters/courses/int 16


Full-time Master's Priogramme 2015-16
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