University of South Wales

University of South Wales

Management

The course offers you the opportunity to study across a broad range of business disciplines and functions. The variety of modules available during your studies will not only help deepen your understanding of the nature of business, but will also give you an opportunity to learn more about your strengths and the areas of business that interest you most. You can focus on your study needs and goals by selecting modules from a range of specialist management and business areas. Through a tailored programme of study, you will learn to think critically about how businesses run, while also gaining an insight into why organisations are structured and function in a particular way. You will also examine changing trends in strategic thinking to develop a holistic understanding of how organisations interact with their environments in the face of rapid and discontinuous change.

Entry requirements

Candidates will normally be required to have a minimum UK 2nd Class Honours degree or recognised international equivalent qualification. Relevant work experience can also be taken into account and all applicants would be considered on an individual basis. In all cases, the University will satisfy itself that a candidate is of the required academic standard to complete the programme of study proposed and is able to meet University's English language requirements. English language requirements for international students are a minimum IELTS score of 6.5 overall or equivalent TOEFL score, or other evidence of English language abilities at this level.

Course modules

Modules of study include: Leadership and management theories; managing professional development; issues in international management; innovation management; strategic operations management; research methods; management project. Options include: Trends in marketing; human resource management in context; globalisation of logistics and supply chain; the entrepreneur from start-up to growth; economies, markets and strategic decision making.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through coursework-based assignments, as well as oral presentations and examinations. The final assessment is a management project, in which you will examine an area of management that is of interest to you or a company-based project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time February 2017 - 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Treforest Campus Pontypridd CF37 1DL Wales

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