Middlesex University

Course Introduction

Course information

Our Mandarin pathway allows you to shape your studies towards your career ambitions, and develop advanced language skills to successfully work within one of the world's leading business economies.

**Why study BA Business Management (Mandarin) at Middlesex University?**

Tailored towards students with ambitions to work internationally, you will apply theory to practice in a business environment, and learn how organisations operate. Specialist Mandarin classes with an expert tutor will hone your business language skills. Supported by academics who bring industry experience to their teaching, you will study the key functions that underpin business success. A range of exciting work placement options includes spending a year in China, immersing you in the widest spoken language in the world. You will also enhance your international business knowledge through studying Mandarin business practices.

**Course highlights**

We run classes with expert Mandarin tutors offering the highest standard of teaching for both beginner and intermediate Mandarin speakers

We offer an immersion study abroad year in China and recognise the value employers place on international business experience.

You will have access to cutting'edge business resources including the Chartered Management Institute's Management Direct Resource Hub

You can become a student member of the Chartered Management Institute and a full member upon graduation.

Course Modules

Foundation Year: Understanding the Context of Business, SMART (Students Mastering Academic writing, Research and Technology), Foundation Mathematics,Foundation Project.

Year 1: Business Functions (30 credits) ' Compulsory, Financial Aspects of Business (30 credits) ' Compulsory, Business Mandarin ' Spoken (30 credits) ' Compulsory, Business Mandarin ' Written (30 credits) ' Compulsory. Year 2: International Business Environment (30 credits) ' Compulsory, Operations Management (30 credits) ' Compulsory, Work and Organisational Behaviour (30 credits) ' Compulsory, Business Communications in Mandarin (30 credits) ' Compulsory. Year 3: Study Abroad I (60 credits) ' Compulsory, Study Abroad II (60 credits) ' Compulsory Year 4: International Business Strategy (30 credits) ' Compulsory, Leadership and Management Development in an International Context (30 credits) – Compulsory, Business Strategies in Mandarin (30 credits) ' Compulsory, International Marketing (30 credits) ' Optional, Global Business, Culture and Strategy (30 credits) ' Optional.

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Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
5 years
Full Time With Time Abroad and Foundation Year
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9,250 Home Fees
5 years
Full Time With Time Abroad and Foundation Year
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £11,000 Overseas Fees