Globalisation and Skills

Module code: MN2144

New technologies, policies and cultural touchpoints have made the world economy ever more interconnected. Yet this is under threat like never before, and the study of globalisation will introduce you to the key principles behind one of the great issues of our time.

During this module, you'll look at the fundamentals of economic globalisation and the implications for both employers and employees. You'll consider the role and strategies of multinational companies in national and global economies. Plus, you'll look at the implications of globalisation for human resource management and industrial relations.

Learning

  • 20 hours of lectures
  • 8 hours of seminars
  • 122 hours of guided independent study

Assessment

  • Essay (100%)