Gain professional BIFM qualifications by completing this Applied Facilities Management Masters at Liverpool John Moores University
. You’ll also qualify for studying or certified membership of CBIFM and access state-of-the-art e-learning technology
•The programme is accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)
•An opportunity to also gain Professional Qualifications in addition to your degree with integrated qualifications offered via the British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM)
•Enhance your career prospects by applying a range of multi-disciplinary skills to the facilities management discipline
•Study crucial subject areas that will give you the cutting edge in the industry, and allow you to manage your facilities successfully within different social, economic and environmental contexts
•Distance learning mode available so that you can study wherever you are in the world
•Two year part-time study route for students already in employment
The programme aims to provide you with a contemporary, relevant and meaningful way to approach facilities management in the modern business environment.
You will study challenging and stimulating theory, concepts and developments in facilities management and learn how to deliver business support services that are strategic and integrated to the core functions of an organisation.
Studying the legislative, sustainable and technological changes that impact a facilities management role will help you to succeed within a strategic business environment.
A key feature of the programme is flexible work-related learning. You will also be able to take comparative studies comparing and contrasting different workplace environments. Producing a formative blog of your activities on a weekly basis will provide you with the opportunity to apply generic concepts to real-world practical examples, often relating to your own workplace.
The academic team prides themselves on being actively involved with industry and will connect you with a vast professional network during your study. You will have opportunities to be part of networking events with professional institutes such as BIFM.
Please see guidance below on core and option modules for further information on what you will study.
Strategic Facilities Management
Managing Staff and Customers
Knowledge and Information Management
Legislation, Finance and Risk
Managing Intelligent Buildings
Leadership for a Sustainable Environment
Further guidance on modules
The information listed in the section entitled ‘What you will study’ is an overview of the academic content of the programme that will take the form of either core or option modules. Modules are designated as core or option in accordance with professional body requirements and internal Academic Framework review, so may be subject to change. Students will be required to undertake modules that the University designates as core and will have a choice of designated option modules. Additionally, option modules may be offered subject to meeting minimum student numbers.
Academic Framework reviews are conducted by LJMU from time to time to ensure that academic standards continue to be maintained. A review is currently in progress and will be operational for the academic year 2016/2017. Final details of this programme’s designated core and option modules will be made available on LJMU’s website as soon as possible and prior to formal enrolment for the academic year 2016/2017.
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if you require further guidance or clarification.
Candidates without a first degree may qualify for entry to the programme on the basis of considerable relevant work experience, normally comprising at least five years at managerial or equivalent level which would be subject to assessment by the programme team.Overseas candidates would normally be expected to possess one of the above entry qualifications and a recognised English Language qualification equivalent to an IELTS score of 6.5. Applicants who have studied and successfully achieved a UK degree within 24 months of the start of the MSc are exempt from this requirement.