Develop the skills to become an innovative, adaptable and effective agent of change on our MSc Management course.
As the breadth and complexity of organisations in our diverse and evolving business landscape grows,the need for efficient, creative managers increases in parallel. This course will give you the knowledge and confidence to balance the needs of a company with the needs of people.
To succeed in today’s business environment, all managers need to understand and respond to the implications of financial, operational, strategic and organisational changes as well as understand how to manage and motivate people. At the core of all management activity is a fundamental (and common) problem, that of how to deploy limited resources in ways that yield superior outcomes, and to manage value-adding processes in pursuit of organisational objectives. Through understanding of the theoretical frameworks you will be able to take your knowledge and apply it practically to the real-world settings.
This course is ideal for you if you are a recent graduate looking for a postgraduate qualification to give you a competitive edge in the marketplace; an entrepreneur seeking to develop your managerial skills to start or expand you own business; or a manager or management consultant whose first degree is not in business or management.
Key Course Features
-Our MSc Management is designed to develop participants’ existing skills througha scheme of specialist advanced study. -The course will provide participants with relevant analytical training so that they are familiar with the latest theoretical and practical developments relating to marketing and management. -The participants will be able to understand coherent theoretical framework for the various subject areas,and apply them in an advanced practical manner in a real-world setting. -Academic staff with industrial experience. -Access to major British and international employers in both the service and production industries.
What Will You Study?
Our MSc in Management will provide you with a broad education in management and business. It will develop your analytical and interpersonal skills, enabling you to apply your knowledge creatively, to improve management and business practice.
Gain a wide perspective on management and business issues and the organisational contexts in which they apply. Refine and build upon your communication, teamworking, and presentation skills through individual andgroup work. Develop your personal and professional skills in decision-making, problem-solving, analysis,and critical reflection.
MODULES Three core modules of 20 credits each: -Managing resources in a business context -Leadership and people management -Achieving corporate success
Dissertation: -Dissertation is worth 60 credits. -15,000 words on a topic of your choice but must lie in the business and management discipline. Part-time students often choose a work-related project to enhance their career prospects.
The information listed in this section 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.
Assessment and Teaching
A range of assessment strategies will be utilised by academic tutors on this course. Assessments include formal written examinations, presentations, group work projects and independent research.
Successful completion of this course will equip you with the knowledge and skills required for senior managerial positions across the business sector or to manage your own company.
The Careers & Zone at Wrexham Glyndŵr University is there to help you make decisions and plan the next steps towards a bright future. From finding work or further study to working out your interests, skills and aspirations, they can provide you with the expert information, advice and guidance you need.
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Entry requirements are a good honours degree (or equivalent), a relevant postgraduate qualification or a professional qualification. Alternatively a non-graduate qualification which the University deems satisfactory for the purpose of postgraduate admission and which includes sufficient management components may be accepted along with relevant employment experience. Interviews may be held to give you an opportunity to provide evidence of your suitability for this course.
Recipient: Wrexham Glyndwr University
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