Edinburgh Napier University

Edinburgh Napier University

Intercultural Business Communications

Intercultural Business Communication deals with the study of communication in intercultural and cross-cultural business contexts. This course will give you a solid understanding of Intercultural Business Communication and a range of issues related to cross-cultural business behaviour, cultural dimensions, critical cultural awareness and training for intercultural sensitivity.

Entry requirements

Bachelor (Honours) degree at 2.2 or above, or equivalent. We look for applicants to have a background in any discipline in order to be eligible for the programme. We may also consider equivalent or lesser qualifications if you have sufficient relevant work experience within the industry.

Course modules

Trimester 1: intercultural business communication; understanding language in the global workplace; plus one from global economic environment and marketing, principles and practice of marketing, marketing communications, contemporary human resource management, business skills for event management in the tourism industry, international business event management, or a European language. Trimester 2: managing cultural diversity in the workplace; advertising as cultural discourse; research methods; plus one from global marketing, organisational change and management, case studies in international tourism, or a European language. Trimester 3: dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 5,870 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 10,760 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Craiglockhart Campus Edinburgh EH14 1DJ Scotland

Key information

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