Open University

Open University

Making a Difference (The Management Initiative) (B839)

This module consolidates your ability to make a genuine contribution to organisational effectiveness as a manager or leader. It is the final element of your MBA programme as it builds on the learning and assessment of earlier modules. You will embark on a self-directed yet rigorously constructed initiative, focusing on a real-time management initiative of your own choosing. We will support you with resources and guidance, including models and concepts for managing change and organisational learning. The module aims to enable you to make a difference in your own organisation and to enhance your own personal and professional development.

Entry requirements

This is a compulsory module of stage 2 of the MBA (F61) and is the final course studied; the course requires 300 hours of study over 12 months; students must have studied the Stage 2 compulsory modules (corporate finance (B831) and the dynamics of strategy (B835)), 450 study hours of stage 2 elective courses and successfully completed 45-credit assessment module before registering for B839.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Credits from The Open University Distance learning November 2016 GBP 2,734 per Module (Scotland) 12 months
Credits from The Open University Distance learning November 2016 GBP 2,734 per Module (England) 12 months
Credits from The Open University Distance learning November 2016 GBP 2,734 per Module (Wales) 12 months
Credits from The Open University Distance learning November 2016 GBP 2,734 per Module (Northern Ireland) 12 months
Credits from The Open University Distance learning November 2016 GBP 2,734 per Module (Scotland) 12 months
Credits from The Open University Distance learning November 2016 GBP 2,734 per Module (Wales) 12 months
Credits from The Open University Distance learning November 2016 GBP 2,734 per Module (England) 12 months
Credits from The Open University Distance learning November 2016 GBP 2,734 per Module (Northern Ireland) 12 months
Credits from The Open University Distance learning May 2017 GBP 2,734 per Module (England) 12 months
Credits from The Open University Distance learning May 2017 GBP 2,734 per Module (Northern Ireland) 12 months
Credits from The Open University Distance learning May 2017 GBP 2,734 per Module (Scotland) 12 months
Credits from The Open University Distance learning May 2017 GBP 2,734 per Module (Wales) 12 months

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Distance Learning

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