MA Business and Management
MA Develop your career as a socially and ethically engaged, globally connected professional who is creative, enterprising, resilient, and innovative.
Gain a thorough grounding in current best practices and theory, enriched by real-world problem-solving.
Benefit from access to a valuable network of industry links and opportunities for further accreditation.
Choose a broad programme of study, or specialise in accounting, entrepreneurship, international business or marketing.
This Business and Management degree provides you with a broad introduction to the fundamental principles of business and management in a rapidly changing, increasingly globalised world. Supported by practice-based interdisciplinary teaching and research, you’ll develop your business expertise alongside the practical and professional skills needed to effectively manage the challenging issues affecting organisations today.
What you will learn
Our courses are designed to allow you to tailor your programme of study to your academic interests and career aspirations. You’ll take a mix of taught modules and complete a dissertation/ consultancy project. If you choose to study one of our Business and Management pathway routes, there are pathway-specific required modules, and your final dissertation/consultancy project will be in your chosen specialism.
The MA programme is delivered either full-time over one year or part-time over two years. You need to take 120 credits of classroom-based taught modules first, before completing your 60-credit dissertation project.
How will I be assessed?
You’re assessed in a variety of methods that may include some or all of the following across the various modules on the course:
- Reports on work-based assignments
- Research project reports
- Reflective Learning and work experience journals
- Proposal papers for projects, funding or events, business plans, or strategy documents
- Project progress reports
- Project evaluations