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Business Administration in Strategy

Aim
The aim of the MBA in Strategy is to enable learners to develop their leadership and strategic management skills, thus raising their individual performance and assisting their organisations achieve success. The MBA enables the learner, as a professional, to review their leadership and management style and identify how they can improve upon same to increase their effectiveness at a senior level in the workplace. The programme allows learners to develop an appreciation of the interconnectedness of all aspects of the organisation, and an appreciation of the role each function must play in delivering on organisational goals. For most learners, moving to a strategic role in their organisation requires an understanding of functions outside of their existing professional competence together with an expert command of the strategic management.

Entry requirements

Admission Requirements
Applicants who have a minimum of an Honours Bachelor of Business or cognate degree (Level 8) or cognate discipline (H2.2) or an approved equivalent qualification are eligible to apply for entry to the programme.

Duration

• Two part-time academic years (4 semesters)

• Each semester is of 15 week duration (including examinations).

• Semester 1 commences on Wednesday 5th September 2018 at 6pm in T103.

• Presentation of course consists of lectures, tutorials, case studies, visiting lectures, and site visits.

Stage 1/Semester 1 – Wednesday & Friday
Stage 1/Semester 2 – Wednesday & Friday
Stage 2/Semester 1 – Wednesday & Friday
Stage 2/Semester 2 – Research Thesis

Time: Wed 6pm-10pm; and Fri 3.30pm-9.30pm.

Further enquiries

John Meyler
T: 021 433 5335
E: john.meyler@cit.ie

Course & Module Information:
email opd@cit.ie or call 021 433 5900

Subjects taught

Semester 1
• Research Methods
• Exploring Corporate Strategy
• International Performance Management
• Leadership & Organisational Behaviour

Semester 2
• Economics of Global Markets
• International Business Strategy
• Contemporary Issues in Marketing
• IT & Data Analytics

Semester 3 (One Mandatory and One Elective - 10 ECTS)
• International Business Field Trip
• Operations Strategy
• Innovation & Creativity
• Organisational Change Management
• Corporate Finance
• Services Marketing Management

Semester 4
• Research Dissertation

Comment

Admissions/Registrations
T: 021 4335040 E: admissions@cit.ie

Opening hours
First Three Weeks of Semester 1:
Monday – Thursday
9.30am – 7.00pm
Friday
9.30am – 12.30pm
2.00pm – 4.00pm

During term:
Monday – Thursday
9.30am – 4.00pm
Friday
9.30am – 12.30pm
2.00pm – 4.00pm

Outside of term:
Monday – Friday
9.30am – 12.30pm
2.00pm – 4.00pm

Examinations
T: 021 433 5381/5385 E: exams@cit.ie

Opening hours
Monday – Thursday
8.30am – 12.30pm
2.00pm – 4.30pm
Friday
8.30am – 12.30pm
2.00pm – 4.00pm

Accounts/Course Fees
T: 021 433 5440 E: fees@cit.ie

Opening hours
Monday – Friday
9.30am – 12.00noon; 2.00pm – 4.00pm

Reception
CIT Bishopstown T: 021 432 6100
CIT Crawford College of Art & Design T: 021 433 5200
CIT Cork School of Music T: 021 480 7300
National Maritime College of Ireland T: 021 433 5600

Application date

Application Closing Date: 10th September 2018.

Course fee

€12,500

Enrolment and start dates

Information/Registration
Institute staff will be in attendance during each session to offer career guidance and assistance.

All part-time programmes at CIT will run subject to sufficient student numbers. Where a programme cannot proceed, applicants will be contacted and advised on alternative study options.

Information/Registration for the academic year beginning September 2018 will take place from 6.00pm to 8.00pm on the following dates:

Tuesday 4th September 2018
CIT Bishopstown Campus

Business: Business Studies & Accounting, Marketing, and Human Resource Management.

Humanities: Cookery, Bar Operations, Hospitality Management, and Counselling & Psychotherapy.

Media: TV Production, Radio Broadcast Media, Journalism, PR with New Media, E-learning, and Digital Media.

Wednesday 5th September 2018
CIT Bishopstown Campus

Engineering: Biopharmaceutical, Civil, Structural & Environmental, Good Manufacturing Practice, Construction, Mechanical, Biomedical, Advanced Manufacturing & Manufacturing Systems, Supply Chain & Transport Management, Transport & Automobile, and Welding.

Science & Informatics: Applied Physics & Instrumentation, Quality Assurance/Management, Computing, and Mathematics.

Thursday 6th September 2018
CIT Crawford College of Art & Design

Please note: Enrolment will take place at the CIT Crawford College of Art & Design, Sharman Crawford Street, Cork, from 6.00pm to 8.00pm.

Art Therapy, Art & Process, Weekend Courses, and Short Courses (Life Drawing/Painting/Photography/Pottery/Stained Glass/Art Portfolio Preparation).

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