This course is designed to meet the increasing demand for effective project management across all industries. It will equip students with the necessary skills and abilities to enable them to undertake complex business planning relevant to the modern global business environment •Gain Prince2 Foundation/Practitioner status You will explore the key principles behind project management methodology, with the option to study for Prince2 Foundation/Practitioner Status •Develop key skills crucial for career progression The course is suitable for applicants wishing to move into a new career in project management and for those professionals already working in the profession who are now looking for formal accreditation of their knowledge and skills •Gain practical experience Apply to undertake a significant three-month in company project with an organisation within the UK as an integrate part of your studies •Boost your earning potential Business and Law postgraduates command an average salary of £44,186 (DLHE, 2013/14)
Teaching and assessment
Teaching will be delivered through formal lectures, informal seminars, tutorials, workshops, discussions and e-learning packages. Assessment is usually a combination of individual and group work, presentations, essays, reports and projects.
Career opportunities within project management are varied. This fast-growing management discipline provides opportunities in the private and public sectors including industries such as cultural events, construction, finance, pharmaceuticals, transport and large scale government projects.
You should hold a good honours degree, or overseas equivalent, in any subject. Work experience is desirable but not essential. If English is not your first language, an IELTS score of 6.5 (including a minimum of 5.5 in each component) or equivalent is normally required. English language tuition is available both before and during the course if required.