Heriot-Watt University

Heriot-Watt University

Strategic Planning

This course is designed for senior managers and those who want to become one. It requires an understanding and knowledge of key business tools and techniques. It will help managers to develop a strategic understanding beyond their functional speciality.

Entry requirements

Entry normally requires a business management degree with 1st or 2nd Class Honours; or passes in 3 core courses (1 of which must be Strategic Planning).

Course modules

Core modules: competitive strategy; making strategies work; project management; strategic planning; strategic risk management; elective units: alliances and partnerships; corporate governance; leadership; mergers and acquisitions; research methods for business and management; strategic negotiation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Distance learning £ 875 per Credit module (home fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Virtual Learning Environment

Key information

Enquiries, Edinburgh Business School
Telephone number: 
0131 4513090