University of Portsmouth

University of Portsmouth

Leadership and Management (Top-up)

Effective leadership and management make the difference in organisations today, by inspiring people to perform and by improving results; good leaders are sought and valued by every organisation, across all sectors, and this qualification acknowledges expertise and experience in this field; this Master's qualification is based on the national occupational standards in leadership and management, the nationally recognised framework, enabling successful course participants to become members of the institute of leadership and management or the chartered management institute; course participants complete a research methods module that develops their academic and research capabilities; on the approval of a research proposal, participants then proceed to the investigative project module, similar to a dissertation, requiring in-depth research into a topic within the area of leadership and management.

Entry requirements

Accredited PgDip in Strategic Leadership and Management (CMI, ILM, Edexcel). In addition potential applicants with non-standard qualifications but who have a minimum of 3 years leadership and management experience are invited to discuss a possible APEL claim with us. English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.0.

Course modules

Core modules include: Research methods; investigative report.

Assessment methods

For the research aspect of the course there are 2 elements of assessment using the literature to develop your research capabilities. The investigative project is similar to a dissertation, requiring in-depth research into a specific topic within the field of leadership and management.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,600 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,600 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,600 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,600 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,600 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 11,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,600 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,600 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,600 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site Portsmouth PO1 2UP South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Student Recruitment Centre - Portsmouth Business School
Telephone number: 
023 9284 2991