- Course overview
During this one year top-up degree, you’ll be introduced to research processes used in international logistics. Learning the key elements of strategic and logistics management, you’ll identify recent developments in the area. Consider national maritime policies, governance and operations around port and transport activities, all within the context of globalisation. You’ll gain an understanding of the development of ports and terminals.
- MAR301 - Carriage of Goods by Sea*
- HTM202HKU - Marketing Fundamentals*
- BSO202HKU - Enterprise and Innovation*
- HRS203HKU - Managing People*
*For Hong Kong students
MAR322 Research Skills for International Business
This module introduces students to the research processes and sources of data used in international logistics and related fields. It develops skills in interpreting, evaluating and presenting information in this complex international environment.
MAR323 International Logistics Management
This module assesses the key elements within logistics management and identifies the latest industrial and technological developments in the context of globalisation.
MAR324 International Shipping
The module provides a practical knowledge of the activities and responsibilities related to the management and operation of ships in an international environment.
MAR326 Ports and Intermodalism
The module considers national policies, governance and operations associated with port and intermodal activities set within the context of a globalised industry. It invites an understanding of ports and terminals and their development.
MAR327 Strategic Management and Governance
This module examines the principles, theories and practice of strategic management, and is designed to develop the knowledge of students concerning the significance and nature of policy in the Maritime sector and governance issues which are central to political relationships. It develops an awareness of the capital markets and sources of finance for the maritime industry.
MAR328 Project Dissertation
The module is designed to produce a dissertation on a relevant industrial theme (Maximum 10,000 words)
DEAS300 Academic Skills for International Direct Entry Final Year Students
This module focuses on the study skills required for the study of business in UK HE for international direct entry final year students, it provides generic skills for students who are new to UK HE, such as information literacy, criticality, different types of assessment, assignment briefs, preparation and planning, and marking rubrics.
Every undergraduate taught course has a detailed programme specification document describing the course aims, the course structure, the teaching and learning methods, the learning outcomes and the rules of assessment.
The following programme specification represents the latest course structure and may be subject to change:
The modules shown for this course are those currently being studied by our students, or are proposed new modules. Please note that programme structures and individual modules are subject to amendment from time to time as part of the University’s curriculum enrichment programme and in line with changes in the University’s policies and requirements.