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Programme content

MSc Management is a challenging programme that will prepare you for a wide range of careers in the competitive Management services sector.

The programme’s distinctive combination of business-focused learning encompasses theory and its application to the real world via practical case studies and hands-on tasks involving companies and other external institutions.

Teaching during the coronavirus pandemic

Students currently studying the programme are doing so using our multi-mode teaching format, a unique blend of on-campus and online teaching that enables an interactive learning environment for all students. Find out more about multi-mode.

Programme structure

Pre-study modules

These online modules will give you basic knowledge of areas which will be covered by the programme throughout the academic year.

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Core management modules, starting in the Autumn term and continuing into Spring term, will give you a solid base of practical knowledge in every subject area. In the Summer term you will consolidate this knowledge in the Integration modules.

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Across the Spring and Summer terms, you will choose one academic specialism, and study four electives from that area. Alternatively you can choose three electives from within your chosen specialism alongside one elective from outside of your specialism.

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  Jul-Aug Sep-Dec Jan-Mar Apr-Jun Jul-Aug
Pre-study online modules          
Core modules          
Elective modules          
Integration modules