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Bachelor of Arts (Honours) International Business Management
國際商業管理學(榮譽)文學士

CEF Reimbursable Course (selected modules only)

CEF Reimbursable Course (selected modules only)

Awarded by
University of Plymouth, United Kingdom
Course Code
MS126C
Application Code
2175-MS126C

Credit
180
Study mode
Part-time
Start Date
23 Mar 2024 (Sat)
Duration
1.5 years
Language
English
Course Fee
HK$105,000 per programme (in 3 instalments, all fees are subject to change without prior notice.)
Deadline on 29 Feb 2024 (Thu)
Enquiries
2867 8462/ 2867 8393
2861 0278
How to Apply

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Highlights

The Bachelor of Arts (Honours) International Business Management programme aims to develop a broad understanding of the complex, diverse and integrated nature of business activity involved in International Trade and Global Management. It also promotes in-depth knowledge and understanding of functional disciplines associated with international business and identify their contribution to strategic decision at local, regional and global level.
PROGRAMME OBJECTIVES
The programme aims to:
  1. develop a broad understanding of the complex, diverse and integrated nature of business activity involved in international management;
  2. develop an appreciation of the global marketplace in which businesses operate and the implications of this for business decisions and organisational culture;
  3. foster awareness of the various dynamic contextual factors that will influence domestic and international business; and
  4. promote in-depth knowledge and understanding of functional disciplines associated with international business and identify their contribution to strategic decisions.
INTENDED LEARNING OUTCOMES
A. Knowledge and understanding
On successful completion, graduates should have developed:
  1. understanding of the holistic nature of business in its broadest sense
  2. the ability to use an appropriate theoretical model to explain the elements and integrated nature of the national and international context within which businesses operate;
  3. complex knowledge and understanding of the key functional areas;
  4. understanding of inputs, processes and outcomes of strategic decision making;
  5. knowledge of communication / information technology used in the workplace;
  6. evaluation skills in understanding of the international / multi-national workplace;
  7. an appreciation of the nature of enterprise and the need for innovation in decision making;
  8. appreciation of the nature of globalisation and the implications for business.
B. Cognitive and intellectual skills
On successful completion, graduates should have developed the ability to:
  1. undertake critique rival frameworks and theories;
  2. undertake abstract analysis and synthesis;
  3. undertake intelligent application of appropriate principles in assessing policy or practice;
  4. undertake problem solving and research method.
C. Key and transferable skills
On successful completion, graduates should have developed the ability to:
  1. undertake literary and Information processing;
  2. self-manage;
  3. communicate (oral, written and citation);
  4. utilise numeracy / quantitative skills;
  5. utilise learning skills (reflection / evaluation synthesis).
D. Employment related skills
On successful completion, graduates should have developed the ability to:
  1. exercise initiative and personal responsibility;
  2. make decisions in complex and unpredictable contexts;
  3. demonstrate the learning ability needed to undertake appropriate further training of a professional or equivalent nature.
E. Practical skills
On successful completion, graduates should have developed:
  1. computer and information management technology skills;
  2. presentation and oral communication skills;
  3. written communication skills.

Programme Details

No.
Module Title
Credit
No. of Contact Hours
1. Human Resource Management in a Global Context 20 45
2. Enterprise, Innovation and Creativity 20 45
3.

International Supply Chain Management  

20 45
4.

Global Marketing Management

20 45
5. International Strategy and Business Improvement  40 90
6.

International Trade and International Finance

20 45
7. International and Digital Business and Accounting  40 90
  Total: 180 405

# Modules 6 & 7 will be taught by HKU SPACE lecturers. The remaining modules will be co-taught by University of Plymouth and HKU SPACE faculty staff.  

Fee: HK$105,000 per programme (in 3 instalments, all fees are subject to change without prior notice.)

The duration for the programme: minimum 18 months, maximum 60 months. 

The above programme structure is intended for use as a guide to prospective students. HKU SPACE and University of Plymouth reserve the right to vary the structure. (The sequence of the modules is subject to change in accordance to the policy of University of Plymouth)

Students are encouraged to attend the induction sessions, which comprise of an introductory session and a 12-hour Academic English Workshop plus a 1-hour test.

Assessment
All coursework of the programme will be conducted in English.
 
The mode of assessment is different from module to module but will be generally based on a combination of coursework (including assignments, tests and practicals), and/or examinations. 
 
AWARD

This bachelor programme confers offshore degrees carrying the same academic status and recognition as that offered to University of Plymouth's on-campus graduates.

Students are expected to graduate from the registered programme of study upon satisfactory completion of all stated modules and the honours project, and they will be awarded the Bachelor of Arts (Honours) International Business Management from University of Plymouth. 

Application Code 2175-MS126C -

Non-Local Higher and Professional Education (Regulation) Ordinance

This is an exempted course under the Non-local Higher and Professional Education (Regulation) Ordinance. It is a matter of discretion for individual employers to recognise any qualification to which this course may lead.

Class Details

Days/ Time
  • Friday (may occasionally other weekday), evenings
  • Saturday (occasionally Sunday), afternoons and evenings
  • All modules consist of one/two block-weekend teaching
Duration
  • 1.5 years (minimum), 5 years (maximum)
  • 2 terms per year
  • Term starts in March and September

Progression Path

Fee

Application Fee

HK$200 (non-refundable)

Course Fee
  • HK$105,000 per programme (in 3 instalments, all fees are subject to change without prior notice.)

Entry Requirements

Applicants shall:

I)     1. hold an Advanced Diploma or Higher Diploma/Associate Degree in a business-related discipline awarded within the HKU system through HKU SPACE; or

         2. hold a recognised Advanced Diploma or Higher Diploma/Associate Degree in a business-related discipline awarded by a recognised institution; and       

II)    preferably have 2 years full-time work experience or 4 years part-time work experience.

If the above academic qualification is from an institution where the language of teaching and assessment is not English, applicants shall provide evidence of English proficiency such as:

(i) an overall band of 6.0 in the IELTS (with minimum component scores of 5.5 in all four components: listening, reading, speaking and writing); or

(ii)an overall score 76 or above in the TOEFL iBT (with minimum component scores of listening 17, reading 18, speaking 20, writing 18)

Applicants from I.1. and I.2. may be required to take and pass additional module(s), based on individual merit, before the start of the programme.

Mature students (according to University of Plymouth regulation) and applicants with other equivalent qualifications will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

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Examples of Awards to be Considered for Admission

Admission is not limited to graduates from the following programmes. Applicants from other programmes will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

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CEF

  • The CEF Institution Code of HKU SPACE is 100
CEF Courses
International Strategy and Business Improvement (Module from Bachelor of Arts (Honours) International Business Management)
COURSE CODE 33Z154858 FEES $29,200 ENQUIRY 2867-8462
Global Marketing Management (Module from Bachelor of Arts (Honours) International Business Management)
COURSE CODE 33Z154866 FEES $14,600 ENQUIRY 2867-8462
Enterprise, Innovation and Creativity (Module from Bachelor of Arts (Honours) International Business Management)
COURSE CODE 33Z154874 FEES $14,600 ENQUIRY 2867-8462
Continuing Education Fund Reimbursable Course Continuing Education Fund Reimbursable Course (selected modules only)
Some modules of this course have been included in the list of reimbursable courses under the Continuing Education Fund.

Bachelor of Arts (Honours) International Business Management

  • This course is recognised under the Qualifications Framework (QF Level [5])

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Application Form Application Form

Enrolment Method
Completed application forms should be submitted in person to HKU SPACE Enrolment Centres.
 
Applications must be accompanied by:
  • A non-refundable $200 application fee;
  • Photostat copies of Hong Kong Identity Card;
  • Photocopies of all relevant educational qualifications and workproof;
  • Original certificates and transcripts of relevant qualifications, which are needed for certification by HKU SPACE;
  • One passport photograph.
Payment Method
1. Cash, EPS, WeChat Pay Or Alipay

Course fees can be paid by cash, EPS, WeChat Pay or Alipay at any HKU SPACE Enrolment Centres.

2. Cheque Or Bank draft

Course fees can also be paid by crossed cheque or bank draft made payable to “HKU SPACE”. Please specify the programme title(s) for application and the applicant’s name.. You may either:

  • bring the completed form(s), together with the appropriate course or application fees in the form of a cheque, and any required supporting documents to any of the HKU SPACE enrolment centres;
  • or mail the above documents to any of the HKU SPACE Enrolment Centres, specifying  “Course Application” on the envelope.  HKU SPACE will not be responsible for any loss of payment sent by mail.
3. VISA/Mastercard

Applicants may also pay the course fee by VISA or Mastercard, including the “HKU SPACE Mastercard”, at any HKU SPACE enrolment centres. Holders of the HKU SPACE Mastercard can enjoy a 10-month interest-free instalment period for courses with a tuition fee worth a minimum of HK$2,000; however, the course applicant must also be the cardholder himself/herself. For enquiries, please contact our staff at any enrolment centres.

4. Online Payment

Online application / enrolment is offered for most open admission courses (course enrolled on first come, first served basis) and selected award-bearing programmes. Application fees and course fees of these programmes/courses can be settled by using "PPS by Internet" (not available via mobile phones), VISA or Mastercard. In addition to the aforesaid online payment channels, continuing students of award-bearing programmes, if their programmes offer online service, may also pay their course fees by Online WeChat Pay, Online Alipay and Faster Payment System (FPS). Please refer to Enrolment Methods - Online Enrolment  for details.

Notes

  • If the programme/course is starting within five working days, application by post is not recommended to avoid any delays. Applicants are advised to enrol in person at HKU SPACE Enrolement Centres and avoid making cheque payment under this circustance.
  • Fees paid are not refundable except under very exceptional circumstances (e.g. course cancellation due to insufficient enrolment), subject to the School’s discretion. In exceptional cases where a refund is approved, fees paid by cash, EPS, WeChat Pay, Alipay, cheque or PPS (for online payment only) will normally be reimbursed by a cheque, and fees paid by credit card will normally be reimbursed to the payment cardholder's credit card account.
  • In addition to the published fees, there may be additional costs associated with individual programmes. Please refer to the relevant course brochures or direct any enquiries to the relevant programme team for details.
  • Fees and places on courses cannot be transferrable from one applicant to another. Once accepted onto a course, the student may not change to another course without approval from HKU SPACE. A processing fee of HK$120 will be levied on each approved transfer.
  • Receipts will be issued for fees paid but HKU SPACE will not be repsonsible for any loss of receipt sent by mail.
  • For payment certification, please submit a completed form, a sufficiently stamped and self-addressed envelope, and a crossed cheque for HK$30 per copy made payable to "HKU SPACE" to any of our enrolment centres. 

Partner Details

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