Course Overview - International Business and Human Resource Management MSc
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- Gain useful practical experience and solid theoretical expertise.
- Develop the skills you need to pursue an exciting career.
- Engage and network with real organisations via a live consultancy project.
- Strengthen your independent learning, personal responsibility and initiative.
- Attain the teamworking skills you need to successfully collaborate and communicate with others.
On this course, yo...
**Please check the Sheffield Hallam University website for the latest information.** <br/><br/>**Course summary**<br/>- Gain useful practical experience and solid theoretical expertise.<br/><br/><br/>- Develop the skills you need to pursue an exciting career.<br/><br/><br/>- Engage and network with real organisations via a live consultancy project.<br/><br/><br/>- Strengthen your independent learning, personal responsibility and initiative.<br/><br/><br/>- Attain the teamworking skills you need to successfully collaborate and communicate with others.<br/><br/><br/>On this course, youll approach your studies from a global perspective, and think about how business and HR is conducted across cultures and borders. Upon graduation, youll be ready to apply for a range of exciting careers across the globe.<br/><br/>**How you learn**<br/>All our courses are designed around a set of key principles based on engaging you with the world, collaborating with others, challenging you to think in new ways, and providing you with a supportive environment in which you can thrive.<br/><br/>Studying a range of topics through different learning methods, you’ll think about how international organisations approach human resource management.<br/><br/>You study international business topics such as globalisation, multinational enterprises, cross-cultural management, international strategy, and global supply chains. In terms of the course’s HR strand, you’ll look at areas such as human resource contexts and strategies, and international employee relations.<br/><br/>Our large and diverse teaching team combines practical industry experience and academic research expertise. This enables us to offer a course that blends real-world understanding and relevance with advanced subject knowledge and a truly international perspective.<br/><br/>You learn through<br/><br/>lectures<br/>seminars<br/>workshops<br/>live projects<br/>simulations<br/>peer learning<br/>independent study<br/>This course is delivered face-to-face over three semesters - teaching is scheduled based on the length of your course and the academic calendar.<br/><br/>**Applied learning - Live projects**<br/><br/>The course features an international consultancy project opportunity, supported by Venture Matrix, in which you carry out assessed projects based on real-world business solutions for local, national or global organisations.<br/><br/>The project aims to enhance your business awareness and improve your employment prospects. The opportunity to visit and communicate regularly with a company will be particularly beneficial to international students from the point of view of business engagement and real-world experience.<br/><br/>There are also business simulations throughout the course. These opportunities give you the chance to develop your practical skills in a real world setting.<br/><br/>**Networking opportunities**<br/><br/>We have a dynamic, student-led HR Network, which provides excellent opportunities for sharing experience with alumni, sponsors, business leaders, human resource managers and consultants.<br/><br/>**Field trips**<br/><br/>There are field trips and site visits on the course to demonstrate the business environment, and allow for useful real-world experiences and insight.