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Business & Management (Session One)

Key information

Subject area:

Summer School


Course type:

Summer


Credit level:

4


Duration:

3 weeks


Available course dates:

To be confirmed

Course overview

Undergraduate Summer School modules are intellectually stimulating, dynamic and highly participative. They are taught by leading King’s academics who are experts in their field. Classes are highly international with students from all over the world.

This module is delivered by King's Business School, please select Undergraduate Summer School King's Business School Modules when applying for the programme on King's Apply.

Each module comprises 150 study hours, including teaching, independent study and group work. Our undergraduate modules are examined to university standards and can be taken for credit towards degrees at other institutions.

This module is based on a 15-credit King’s undergraduate module and therefore typically awarded 3-4 US credits or 7.5 ECTS. To receive credit for King's summer modules, contact your home institution to ask them to award external credit.

What does this course cover?

This module explores a wide range of essential business concepts and principles, encompassing strategy, marketing, entrepreneurship, innovation, organisation and more, with topics chosen in order to best prepare you for a successful international career in business or management. Essential theories and concepts will be illustrated with case studies in order to show you how to put learning into practice and successfully deal with modern business dilemmas.

This module is delivered by King’s Business School, one of the UK’s most dynamic and prestigious business schools in the UK. Our location in London will help connect you to the world’s most important financial hub and the businesses that flourish there.

What will I achieve?

By the end of the module, you should have:

  • Demonstrated your knowledge of the principles and concepts of doing business in an international market context.
  • Utilised a range of analytical techniques to evaluate business operations in an international context.
  • Analysed and evaluated different international approaches to entrepreneurship and the entrepreneurial mindset.
  • Worked effectively in a cross-cultural team to present a case study analysis of a business operating in an international market context.

Who is this for?

The King's College London Undergraduate Summer School is open to students who are currently, or have been, enrolled in an undergraduate degree programme. We also welcome applications from professionals who have substantial relevant experience in their chosen subject area.

You should ensure that you are eligible to apply before you submit your application by checking our academic and English language entry criteria.

How will I be assessed?

  • One group case study analysis of 2,500 words (70%)
  • Multiple choice questions (30%)

What is the teaching schedule?

Undergraduate Summer School modules comprise 150 study hours over three weeks, which includes a minimum of 45 hours contact hours, as well as independent study, team project work and assessment preparation.

Teaching is scheduled between 9am and 5pm from Monday to Friday in one of our central London campuses. Students will receive their module timetable before they arriving on campus in June 2022.

Further information

This module can be taken as a residential programme. The residential module fee is £3440. Students on the residential programme can check into accommodation on the day prior to the start date (Sunday) and will check out on the day after the course ends (Saturday).

Course status:

Places available

Full fee £2240

Application Fee £60

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