SOAS, University of London

Course Introduction

The BSc International Management (China) (Year Abroad) is a 4'year programme that combines International Management and Chinese language. Students spend 3 years studying on campus, taking modules to the value of 4 units in each year, including a full unit per year in Chinese language (starting at one of four levels according to prior knowledge). The third year of study is normally spent abroad at a partner institution in China. In their final year students complete an Independent Study Project or Dissertation on an agreed topic in International Management (China) and take further units in management and Chinese language.

Course Modules

Year 1: Management in China (domestic and international developments); introduction to accounting; special course in Chinese 1; understanding company accounts and reports; quantitative and analytical techniques for managers; principles and management of marketing. Year 2: Corporate finance and financial accounting; managerial accounting; international business strategy; managerial economics; qualitative and case study research; special course in Chinese 2 international marketing 1 (the environment). Year 3: Overseas placement. Year 4: Independent study project in international management (China); financial strategy; finance in China; international human resource management; corporate governance; international marketing 2 (global markets); contemporarty issues in the Chinese economy; government and politics of China; Taiwan's political and economic development.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
4 years
Full Time With Time Abroad
BSc (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • GCE A-level ABB-AAB
  • Course specific

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95% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 90%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 88%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 95%

21% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 59%

Total Coursework: 34%

Total Practical: 7%

£5,450 - £5,450
Typical cost of university accommodation

£5,090 - £5,890
Typical cost of private accommodation