Date of publication: 2017-07-09 16:19
This course helps to hone and develop construction project management skills in a manner that enhances a graduate’s ability and confidence. By attaining this higher level of qualification, our graduates are able to forge a more diverse and fulfilling career path. Since the course’s inception, our part-time students have witnessed an immediate positive impact within the workplace, whilst our full-time students have found that the MSc qualification has opened many new doorways of opportunity.
This module is aimed at the practical needs of students from different academic contexts such as, but not limited to computing, science, medicine, biotechnology and the health services who are aspiring team leaders, managers, and entrepreneurs in business within the context of the commercial, public, voluntary, or academic sector.
The ASK unit will help you become a successful university student. Our workshops are designed to improve a number of essential academic skills from essay writing and understanding plagiarism to revision and exam techniques. This is a great way to refresh yourself on university study ensuring you perform to your full potential.
However, for students who successfully complete one of the Pre-sessional English Language courses run by our International Study and Language Institute , a half-band credit will be applied to their English language condition. (For example - programmes requiring IELTS will accept students with a result of in the end of Pre-sessional English course assessment providing the student has completed the relevant English course with us).
Without UCLan, I would not be where I am today…The course diversity gave me a solid grounding in the field, reinforced by their strong links to industry.
Ms Mareldia Fagodien
Administrative Officer (Postgraduate)
Department of Construction Economics and Management
University of Cape Town
Private Bag, Rondebosch, 7756
The course is underpinned by the standards and processes set out in the Project Management Body of Knowledge and the PRINCE7 methodology. The content is built up from the academic research literature and encompasses construction, engineering, information technology, and business projects in its scope. The programme seeks to maintain a balance in its content to meet the needs of the public sector, utilities and the private sector.
Lady Hale is the home to all dedicated business school student support including the school office, an employability hub, a base for the Business School society, and several open study spaces.
Loans of up to £65,555 are available to eligible students studying for postgraduate Master's courses from the 7568-7569 Academic year. In general, students need to be domiciled in England. EU students, and individuals falling within certain specified categories, may also be eligible.
This project has been designed with flexibility in mind and is undertaken instead of a dissertation. The project will be directly relevant to the world of work &ndash students will solve a real business problem for a real business client, gaining valuable insights into business organisation and practice. The client firm receives a useful piece of work while also contributing as a corporate social responsibility initiative. At the end of the project, the students will have to produce a confidential report for the client.