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Full-time Master's Priogramme 2015-16

MSc International Trade, Strategy and Operations (ITSO) MSc International Trade, Strategy and Operations (ITSO) The MSc in International Trade is designed to deliver a thorough knowledge and understanding of the management and operational requirements necessary to trade successfully in international markets. The programme is heavily focused on the application of theory into practice and how the skills developed throughout your studies will be used to best advantage in a professional environment. The course will provide A comprehensive overview of how international companies operate. You will develop a broad set of skills which will enable your involvement in the whole business process from initial engagement with a new market right through to the delivery of a product or service. You will develop the capability to identifying business opportunities, formulate strategic options and define business winning propositions, as well as learning to manage, lead change and improve operational and supply chain processes within international businesses. The programme will benefit a wide range of participants and will support the professional development of those already engaged in International trade as well those who are looking to develop a career in this area. International trade is relevant across all industry sectors including manufacturing, engineering and automotive businesses; retail and wholesale enterprises; financial services and other service sector organisations. Project The project is worth 50% of the final grade and supports you in developing your personal research skills as well as enabling you to focus on the aspect of particular interest for your career path. The project should relate to one or more of the following aspects of trading in an international context: ▪ International sales and marketing ▪ Transport, logistics, supply chain and customs compliance ▪ Financial management ▪ Legal aspects of international trade ▪ Business management and trade strategy ▪ Operations and service management Key facts Entry requirements: British Second Class Honours degree or overseas equivalent in variety of disciplines. A good level of numeracy is important. 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 6 ▪ Financial Analysis and Control Systems ▪ Financial Strategy ▪ International Joint Ventures ▪ Legal Aspects of Global Business ▪ Transportation Techniques and Management ▪ Strategic Marketing Elective modules: x 4 Four 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 18 go.warwick.ac.uk/wmgmasters/courses/itso


Full-time Master's Priogramme 2015-16
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