Lancaster University

Lancaster University

Project Management

This programme is designed to provide you with the practical skills, mental models and theoretical background to attain a professional role in a project based organisation. In addition to equipping you with key project management tools and techniques used by professional project managers, the programme is designed to build your familiarity with management theory, and with the language and practice of management. There is a strong business focus throughout the core modules and action-based projects which will help you to understand the complexities of organisational change and develop your ability to manage and deliver change successfully through projects.

Entry requirements

A degree in any discipline. The programme is particularly attractive to those who have studied subjects such as engineering, IT, business or management, although students also come from a variety of arts and social science backgrounds. Where English is not the native language/language of instruction: IELTS: 7.0 or equivalent (minimum element scores apply).

Course modules

Subject areas include: Advanced project and programme management; applied project management research project; commercial aspects of project management; delivering projects: strategy, implementation and change; developing project management professional practice; managing complex problems; principles of project management; project leadership; reflection and research in project management practice.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include coursework and examinations.

Sponsorship information

Candidates would normally need to be company sponsored because of the high work-based assessment. Panasonic Trust has also been supportive to applicants.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 10,500 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 17,000 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 10,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 10,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 10,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Lancaster University Lancaster LA1 4YW North West

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Enquiries
Telephone number: 
01524 510733