Newcastle University

Newcastle University

Cross-Cultural Communication and International Marketing

The Cross-Cultural Communication and International Marketing MA provides theoretical, research and practical training in areas of international and intercultural communication and international marketing. It focuses on rapidly developing issues surrounding global communications and brand management. The International Marketing pathway is a specialism on the Cross-Cultural Communication MA. It is designed for students who wish to combine the study of cross-cultural communication with developing their knowledge of international marketing. The pathway will equip you with relevant research techniques required to investigate and critically analyse international marketing issues. You will:develop systemic understanding and critical awareness of international marketing theory; apply theory to international case studies, markets and issues; measure market performance and consumer behaviour; develop knowledge of ethical issues and their implications in marketing. The pathway will prepare you to develop knowledge and key skills valued by employers in the areas of international marketing and international brand management.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree, or international equivalent, in a subject broadly related to business, social sciences (languages, law or sociology) or humanities. We will also consider your application on an individual basis if you have lower or non-standard qualifications and relevant teaching or professional experience. Applicants with experience of working in an international organisation or in a cross-cultural context is desirable, but not essential. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 (with at least 6.5 in writing) or equivalent.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 - 12 months
MA Part-time September 2016 - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU North East

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Key information

Contact: 
School of Education, Communication and Language Sciences
Telephone number: 
0191 208 8830