BSc International Management (Korea)(Year Abroad)

Programme Code: 4F47

Duration: 4 years

Interested in a career in business or banking, with a specific focus in Korea? Then BSc International Management Korea could be the perfect fit for you. In this programme, you will gain specialist knowledge of business and management in Korea including modules in accounting, finance, managerial economics, marketing, corporate governance, research methods and international business strategy, as well as a deep understanding of Korean history, culture, and language. The third year of study is normally spent abroad at a partner institution in Korea.


This is a 4-year programme. You will spend 3 years studying on campus, while normally spending Year 3 overseas allocated at a partner institution in Korea. Students take 120 credits per year composed of a core and optional modules, which allows for students to design their own intellectual journey while maintaining a strong grasp of the fundamentals.

The programme has been designed so that second and third-year modules build on modules taken in earlier years. In your final year you will complete an Independent Study Project or Dissertation on an agreed topic in International Management.

If selecting a language option at a non-beginner level, please contact for details of the language placement test prior to the start of Term 1.

Year One

  • Management in Japan and Korea: Domestic and International Developments 151030023 (30 credits) Full Year
  • Introduction to accounting 151030001 (15credits) Term 1
  • Understanding company accounts and reports 151030002 (15credits) Term 2
  • Basic Korean I 155901399 (30 credits) Full Year
  • Quantitative and analytical techniques for managers 151030005 (15credits) Term 2


  • Principles and management of marketing 151030004 (15credits) Term 1

OR an approved open option course to the value of 0.5 unit in term 1

Year Two

  • Corporate finance and financial accounting 151030006 (15credits) Term 2
  • Managerial Accounting 151030007 (15credits) Term 1
  • International business strategy 151030008 (15credits) Term 1
  • Managerial economics 151030009 (15credits) Term 2
  • Basic Korean 2 155901404 (30 credits) Full Year
  • Qualitative and case study research 151030011 (15credits) Term 2


  • International marketing 1: the environment 151030010 (15credits) Term 1

OR an approved open option course to the value of 0.5 unit in term 1

Year Three

You will spend year three overseas in Korea at one of our partner institutions

Year Four

  • Independent study project in international management 151030016 (30 credits) Full Year


  • Korean Conversation 155900915 (15credits) Term 2
  • Composition in Korean 155900722 (15credits) Term 1


  • Higher Intermediate Readings in Korean 155901392 (30 credits) Full Year

Plus courses to the value of 2 units from the following list:

  • Financial strategy 151030012 (15credits) Term 1
  • FINANCE IN JAPAN AND KOREA 151030021 (15credits) Term 2
  • International human resource management 151030018 (15credits) Term 1
  • Corporate governance 151030017 (15credits) Term 2
  • International marketing 2: global markets 151030015 (15credits) Term 2
  • Southeast Asian government and politics 153400022 (30 credits) Full Year
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Last updated January 22, 2019
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Full-time UK/EU Fees: £9,250; Full-time Overseas Fees: £16,907 per academic year
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