University of Essex Online

University of Essex Online

Business with Marketing

Boost your career prospects and your confidence with knowledge from our MSc Business with Marketing. This advanced programme will equip you with all the subject-specific and transferable skills required to progress in either a private, public and non-profit making organisation.

Entry requirements

Academic entry route: An undergraduate degree from an approved institution equivalent to a UK Honours degree or a relevant professional qualification. If English is not your first language, IELTS (Academic) 6.5 or equivalent.

Work experience entry route: At least five years' senior level work experience. English language proficiency should be at a level equivalent to IELTS (Academic) 6.5.

Course modules

MSc

The MSc Business with Marketing degree is made up of the following modules and, upon completion, is equal to a total of 180 credits at Level 7.

Level 7 modules:
Marketing Strategy & Management (20 credits)
Marketing Principles & Practices (20 credits)
Management: Principle and Practices (20 credits)
Leadership in Practice (20 credits)
Economics for Managers (20 credits)
Research Methods (20 credits)*
Business and Management Research Report (40 credits)*

One or two optional modules from the list below to equal 20 credits

Optional modules
Financial Management (20 credits)
Business Strategy (10 credits)
Project Management (10 credits)
Managing across Cultures (10 credits)
Human Resource Management (10 credits)
Human Resource Management in Context (10 credits)
Financial Decision Making (20 credits)
* These modules are core and must be passed in order to achieve the award.

PgDip

The Postgraduate Diploma in Business with Marketing is made up of the following modules and, upon completion, is equal to a total of 120 credits at Level 7.

Level 7 modules:
Marketing Strategy & Management (20 credits)
Marketing Principles & Practices (20 credits)
Management: Principles and Practices (20 credits)
Leadership in Practice (20 credits)
Economics for Managers (20 credits)

One or two optional module from the list below to equal 20 credits

Optional modules
Financial Management (20 credits)
Business Strategy (10 credits)
Project Management (10 credits)
Managing across Cultures (10 credits)
Human Resource Management (10 credits)
Human Resource Management in Context (10 credits)
Financial Decision Making (20 credits)

Upon completion of your PG Dip Business with Marketing we offer the opportunity for you to progress on to study for an MSc Business with Marketing (180 credits).

Assessment methods

We adopt an assignment-based approach to assessment instead of exams. Assessment will be based on a combination of written assignments and engagement in online discussion forums.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc On-line study July 2018 GBP 10,608 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 24 Months
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip On-line study July 2018 GBP 7,072 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 16 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Online Learning LS1 1BA Yorkshire and the Humber

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