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Department of Financial & Management Studies (DeFiMS)

BSc International Management (China) (Year Abroad)

On-Campus Programme

Programme Code: NT2C Duration: 4 years

Overview

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2015 Entry Requirements

  • A Levels: AAB
  • GCSE Maths B
  • IB: 35 (6/6/5)
  • BTEC: DDM
  • Access to HE: Minimum of 30 Level 3 Credits at Distinction
  • Scottish Highers: AAABB
  • Scottish Advanced Highers: AAB
  • Irish LC: 340 points from 5 Higher level subjects at grade C1 or above
  • Advanced Placement: 4 4 5 (Two semesters - UCAS Group A) plus US HSGD with GPA 3.0
  • Euro Bacc: 80%
  • French Bacc: 14/20
  • German Abitur: 2.0
  • Italy DES: 80/100
  • Austria Mat: 2.0
  • Polish Mat: Overall 75% including 3 extended level subjects

Subjects Preferred: Applicants without A-level Maths (or equivalent) must have a minimum of Grade B in GCSE Maths

Start of programme: September

Mode of Attendance: Full Time

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.

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Structure

 

Learn a language as part of this programme

Degree programmes at SOAS - including this one - can include language courses in more than forty African and Asian languages. It is SOAS students’ command of an African or Asian language which sets SOAS apart from other universities.

This is a 4-year programme. You will spend 3 years studying on campus, taking modules to the value of 4 units in each year. You will normally spend year three overseas in China at a partner institution. In your final year you will complete an Independent Study Project or Dissertation on an agreed topic in International Management.

When selecting optional units, it should be noted that the number of half units taken in Term 1 will need to be equal to the number of half units taken in Term 2, for each year of study.

Year One
EITHER
OR an approved open option course to the value of 0.5 unit in term 1
Year Two
EITHER
OR an approved open option course to the value of 0.5 unit in term 1
Year Three

You will normally spend year three overseas in China at a partner institution

Year Four
OR an appropriate Chinese language course if your year 2 language course was of a more advanced level than Special Course in Chinese 2 (1 unit)
You may also choose courses to the value of 2 units from the list below:
An approved open option course (may be a half unit, two half units, or one whole unit, but must not exceed 1 unit in total)

Programme Specification

Teaching & Learning

Destinations

DeFiMS maintains close links with employers in the United Kingdom, its focus regions including China, and elsewhere.  We expect that many of our graduates will move into banking, consulting, media, and other industries.

A Student's Perspective

SOAS is the best place to study the rising economy of China. The Library has an extensive range of books and journals to keep you informed about China’s past, present and future business environment.

Bauhinia Chi Har Lam