XPX_ZSH1 Completion of Studies at University of Huddersfield

Faculty of Economics and Administration
Spring 2020
Extent and Intensity
0/0. Type of Completion: zk (examination).
prof. Ing. Ladislav Blažek, CSc. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
doc. Ing. Radoslav Škapa, Ph.D.
Department of Corporate Economy - Faculty of Economics and Administration
Contact Person: PhDr. Denisa Gritzová
Supplier department: Department of Corporate Economy - Faculty of Economics and Administration
Studying in Huddersfield is designed for all students interested in bachelor programmes of Business Economics and Management and Economic Policy and master programmes of Business Economics and Management and Economic Policy in the full time form of study.
For bachelor students, it is optimal to complete one year's HUBS study in the third year. Students apply from the 2nd year of bachelor study.
The condition of admission to study at the HUBS is the successful completion of all program- and field-related subjects of the 1st-2nd year prescribed by the model study plan of the field of Business Economics and Management. This condition applies also to those who do not study Business Economics and Management. For most disciplines there are 3 to 4 extra subjects.
It is recommended that students of follow-up master degree studies be started at HUBS after the first semester at MU. Students apply from the 3rd year of bachelor studies. The condition of admission to study at HUBS is the successful completion of the bachelor study program.
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is offered to students of any study field.
Course objectives
Students who attend the third year of their Bachelor's or Master's degree program will be eligible for recognition of all programme as well as subject-related subjects that are part of the third year (5th and 6th semester) study programmes of Business Economics, National Economics or Economic policy.
Programme as well as subject-related subjects of other disciplines may be recognized after the approval of the guarantor of the field. Students who graduate from the HUBS in other than third year of their studies may apply for the recognition of the individual subjects completed at the HUBS as equivalent to the program or field of compulsory subjects of the given year and field.
All students who successfully graduate at the HUBS are also eligible for recognising a number of credits up to 60 ECTS for the given academic year
Learning outcomes
By graduating at the University of Huddersfield, students will acquire knowledge and skills consistent with the study program of Business Economics and Management and Economic Policy, among others students will be able to present, discuss and write professional texts in English.
  • BA International Business (Year 3):
  • International Business 10 ECTS
  • Strategic Management 10 ECTS
  • Business Dissertation 20 ECTS
  • and two optional courses 20 ECTS
  • MSc International Business Management:
  • Core modules
  • BMS0025 Strategic Management 7.5ECTS
  • BME0003 International Economics 7.5ECTS
  • BMS0024 International Business Environment 7.5ECTS
  • BMS0021 International Business Strategy 7.5ECTS
  • BMS0020 Corporate Governance & Business Ethics 7.5 ECTS
  • BMS0005 Research Methods & Techniques 7.5 ECTS
  • Optional courses: all 7.5 ECTS (x2)
  • Functional areas (e.g. BMK0104 International Marketing, BMO0072 International Human Resource Management, BMK0018 International Trade Operations, BMA0034 International Business Finance)
  • Sectoral areas (e.g. SMT1013 International Tourism Management and Development, BMS0053 Emerging and Alternative Financial Markets, BME0005 Globalisation and Financial Crises)
  • Postgraduate Research Paper BMS0013 Dissertation 30 ECTS
    recommended literature
  • WHITTAKER, A 2009, Britain : Be Fluent in British Life and Culture, Speak the Culture, Thorogood Publishing Ltd, London, viewed 17 July 2019, .
  • FORSYTH, Patrick. Successful Time Management. Vol. Fourth edition. Creating Success. London: Kogan Page, 2016.
  • ŠTĚPÁNEK, Libor and Janice de HAAFF. Academic English. 2. aktualizované vydání. Praha: Grada, 2018. 222 stran. ISBN 9788027108428. info
  • LEVITIN, Daniel J. The organized mind : thinking straight in the age of information overload. First published. Great Britain: Penguin Books, 2015. xxii, 496. ISBN 9780241965788. info
  • THOMAS, David C. and Mark F. PETERSON. Cross-cultural management : essential concepts. Third edition. Los Angeles: Sage, 2014. xx, 323. ISBN 9781452257501. info
Teaching methods
Regular meetings and/or e-mail contact with your Supervisor Lectures and seminars of courses up to the desired number of compulsory credits. 30 hours per week in private study/library.
Assessment methods
Presentations and of case studies during the semester Working on the diploma thesis includes topic processing, research and evaluation. Regular meetings with the supervisor
Language of instruction
Further Comments
The course is taught annually.
Teacher's information
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2009, Autumn 2010, Autumn 2011, Autumn 2012, Autumn 2013, Autumn 2014, Autumn 2015, Autumn 2016, Autumn 2017, Autumn 2018, Spring 2019, Autumn 2019, Autumn 2020, Spring 2021.
  • Enrolment Statistics (Spring 2020, recent)
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