Robert Gordon University

Robert Gordon University

Quality Management

This online quality management degree provides relevant practical knowledge in the field of quality management that can be applied in a work environment. The course will provide you with a comprehensive understanding and focuses on total quality management (TQM), strategic quality management, performance management and quality improvement alongside relevant tools, techniques, models and frameworks. It is suitable for professionals who wish to develop knowledge, understanding and business management skills in the fields of quality management and business improvement. It will also appeal to those with an undergraduate degree who want to build career within quality management and to existing practitioners who need to enhance and develop their knowledge, competencies, understanding and quality management skills to progress within the profession.

Entry requirements

Candidates should normally possess either a degree or Honours degree or degree-equivalent qualification in a relevant degree subject, awarded by a UK university or recognised overseas institution or qualifications of an approved professional body or institution. Candidates with relevant industrial, commercial or professional experience at a level sufficient to justify exemption from the normal requirements may be considered. In certain circumstances, students with ordinary degrees but with extensive appropriate work-experience within the sector can be admitted to a particular course at the discretion of the course leader and the postgraduate management team. All international students, for whom English is not their 1st language, must provide evidence of linguistic ability, by gaining IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

Course modules

Modules include: International business environment; finance for managers; operations management; managing people; performance planning and decision making; quality, environmental and sustainable management systems; quality management and excellence models; research methods; dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 9,760 per Whole course (EU) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 9,760 per Whole course (England) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 9,760 per Whole course (International) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 9,760 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 9,760 per Whole course (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 9,760 per Whole course (Wales) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Online/Distance Learning

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Postgraduate Admissions
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01224 262209