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Postgraduate Diploma - Full Time
Course starts: 16 October 2023Apply now
Postgraduate Certificate - Full Time
Course starts: 16 October 2023Apply now
Study employer-led modules. Focus on your personal development in key areas of management and leadership. Progress onto an MBA.
The Certificate and Diploma in Management Studies has been developed to provide you with a critical understanding of strategic management and provide a pathway to achievement of an MBA. Study at your own pace and choose the full-time or part-time route.
You will study essential functional business elements and you will develop an understanding of the cross-functional nature of organisations and the collaborative nature of organisational decision making.
You will develop key competencies in management through a varied programme of lectures and applied learning through seminars, workshops and corporate engagement.
Your progress will be assessed through a range of methods which include individual and group assignments, business reports, presentations, case study analysis, portfolios of work, time-constrained activities and project work
As you will study modules offered on the first two stages of the MBA course, the Certificate and Diploma qualifications provide a pathway to the MBA, should you wish to progress and achieve the Masters in Business Administration following completion of the Diploma level.
To achieve the Postgraduate Certificate in Management Studies, you will study 60 credits.
To achieve the Postgraduate Diploma Management Studies, you will study 120 credits.
Achievement of the MBA is 180 credits. This will culminate in a major piece of independent work such as a work-based project or dissertation.
All modules are at postgraduate level (level 7 in the UK’s national scheme).
Analyse theoretical approaches to leadership before applying these to strategic and sustainable business issues. Engage with business leaders to identify and develop the employability skills sought after in the digital and global work environments of the future. Conduct reflective practice throughout the module, working to develop a deeper understanding of your own leadership style and identify areas for future development as sustainable business leaders.
Explore the unique opportunities and challenges of conducting business internationally as globalisation and the digital revolution have increased global connectedness in business. Develop innovative and sustainable solutions and strategies for current and emerging international business issues. Critically analyse approaches to leadership and management in a strategic, international business context to develop diverse stakeholder management acumen and digital business competencies.
You will study the same modules as the Postgraduate Certificate plus:
Gain an insight into digital enterprises and the nature of sustainable innovation. Explore issues of culture, communication and leadership within digital enterprises considering the unique opportunities and challenges they face. Work in conjunction with local and national digital enterprises, and apply your understanding of the underlying theoretical concepts learned to authentic business challenges and develop your digital competencies for future employability.
Engage in the exploration of portfolio management and wealth planning, as well as risk diversification, by focusing on creating a sustainable investment portfolio through examination and analysis of financial data of listed companies. Examine various financial management concepts such as capital structure, investment appraisal techniques and mergers and takeovers through real-life case studies. Develop transferable skills needed for roles within financial institutions, stock broking, investment and portfolio management, treasury, and corporate finance departments of companies.
You will study the same modules as the Postgraduate Diploma plus:
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We welcome applications from a range of academic and professional backgrounds. Please contact us to ensure that your qualifications and experience meet the entry requirements.
The Postgraduate Certificate can be studied over seven months part-time or four months full-time.
The Postgraduate Diploma can be studied over 16 months part-time or seven months full-time.
If you are an employer and interested in a bespoke delivery of this course for your employees, please contact CaPE on 0191 515 3361.
The fee for this course is:
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