This programme provides an exciting opportunity to gain intensive training in the psychology of individual differences by a large team of world-class researchers.
It provides advanced graduate-level study in the field of the psychology of individual differences and psychological research skills, and forms a strong basis for further (typically PhD) study.
There are two key subdivisions in the study of human individual differences: personality and mental abilities. Psychology at Edinburgh has a uniquely large number of world-class researchers in both subdivisions.
The programme covers psychometric research methods, the foundations and correlates of human individual differences (including approaches involving information processing, brain-imaging, molecular genetics and biometric models), and the application of individual differences in personality to health. No prior experience of the psychology of individual differences is assumed.
This programme comprises two semesters of taught courses, followed by a research-based dissertation supervised by a member of staff with similar research interests.
Option courses may include:
The programme is aimed primarily at students who are considering advanced research in the area. Students who follow this programme will gain:
This programme has been designed to help you progress your research career and offers a firm basis for further postgraduate study.
The Nottingham Business School Part Time Executive MBA is designed for working professionals, managers and leaders, designed to fit around your job and other commitments.
The two-year course has been structured to fit around your job and other commitments. Executive MBA students are typically in full-time employment and either fund themselves or are sponsored by their organisation.
Students find that the knowledge and understanding they gain throughout the Executive MBA course is immediately applicable to their organisation ensuring that both they and their employer benefit from the course.
At the start of the course, our Executive MBA development programme helps to prepare you for the challenges ahead. It includes intensive academic preparation for those who have been away from university for some years, as well as personal and professional development.
Forms the core of your studies, and is designed to give you an understanding of the philosophical basis of our MBA. It’s made up of a central Responsible and Sustainable Leadership module, plus four modules on fundamental management concepts.
This phase includes three modules, beginning with Strategic Change and Consultancy, which includes a team-based live project. The remaining two modules enable you deepen your core knowledge or take a specialist route exploring the theory of constraints.
In your final phase, you’ll have the opportunity to take on a live overseas consultancy project, go on an international study tour, hone your research skills and complete an in-depth research project.
Personal, Professional and Leadership Development Programme (PPLD)
Throughout your time with us, you’ll attend PPLD workshops, developing professional, strategic transferrable skills. Each workshop focuses on personal, professional or career development, spanning everything from emotional intelligence to creative job hunting and conflict resolution
Visit the Executive MBA page on the Nottingham Trent University web site for more details! https://www.ntu.ac.uk/study-and-courses/courses/find-your-course/business/pf/2017-18/executive-master-of-business-administration
Nottingham Business School will be offering the scholarships to students who have received an offer to study on the full-time MBA and Executive MBA. For more information please visit our website. (http://www.ntu.ac.uk/nbs/courses/fees_and_funding/mba_scholarships/index.html?utm_campaign=FAM-BLSS-Nov-15&utm_medium=Profile&utm_source=Findamasters&utm_term=BLSS )