University of Portsmouth

University of Portsmouth

Partnership Master's Programme

The programme allows working people to study for university degrees without leaving their jobs. It is a 3 way partnership between students, their employer and the University.

Entry requirements

A degree or equivalent; other qualifications such as HNDs and foundation degrees, supported by several years of relevant post-qualification experience in responsible posts, may also be acceptable. Applicants are usually working at a professional level. Applicants should have appropriate experience and proven aptitude in health and safety, a certificated professional/vocational qualification or an undergraduate degree or equivalent. Students without a level 6 qualification may be required to present evidence of their ability to study at level 6. English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.0 with no component score below 5.5.

Course modules

MA

MA: Business management; business and computer studies; combined studies.

MSc

MSc: Applied computing; applied science; combined studies; engineering; engineering and management; engineering project management; maritime studies; occupational health and safety management. Combined studies: Accredited prior learning (APL); learning management; work-based learning projects; taught units.

Assessment methods

MA

Teaching and Assessment:

You will set your own learning objectives, course content and timetable. It is compulsory that some of your learning is via work-based learning projects while taught units and other training programmes provide additional and supported learning.

How are you assessed?

We set the framework for your degree and assess your work, but you choose what to learn, how you will learn and what evidence you will deliver for assessment. We ensure that you achieve the standard appropriate to your award through a process of learning management.

MSc

Teaching and Assessment: You will set your own learning objectives, course content and timetable. It is compulsory that some of your learning is via work-based learning projects while taught units and other training programmes provide additional and supported learning. How are you assessed? We set the framework for your degree and assess your work, but you choose what to learn, how you will learn and what evidence you will deliver for assessment. We ensure that you achieve the standard appropriate to your award through a process of learning management.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Variable September 2016 - 2 years
MA Variable January 2017 - 2 years
MSc Variable September 2016 - 1 years
MSc Variable January 2017 - 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: 
Admissions Team - Faculty of Technology
Telephone number: 
023 9284 2555