University of Chester

University of Chester

Business

This programme is open to the highly talented and motivated students from all disciplinary backgrounds; it combines short intensive blocks of study designed to orientate students to the business world and equip them with business and management skills, with 2 extended paid work placements (20 weeks each) during which students will gain work experience and also complete a defined business project for the host companies. Basing the programme around the work setting will help ensure that participating students can maximise the opportunities to showcase their talents and thus enhance their employment opportunities.

Entry requirements

Minimum 2.1 Honours degree, not necessarily in a business-related subject, but must demonstrate very sound business acumen, which will be judged by the application, CV (essential) and interview.

Course modules

Modules include: Self-review and negotiation of learning; skills and approaches for work based learning; the organisational environment; designing practitioner research; triple negotiated experiential learning (the placement projects) modules.

Assessment methods

Assessment for each taught module will comprise of coursework, the major components of which will be submission of two consultancy project reports, based upon the 2 extended work placements.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,075 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,075 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,075 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,075 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,800 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,075 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,075 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,075 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,800 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,075 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 675 per Credit (England) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 675 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 675 per Credit (Scotland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 675 per Credit (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,200 per Whole course (International) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Parkgate Road Campus Chester CH1 4BJ North West

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