Project management is a key professional skill for delivering successful projects in areas such as business change, new products, new facilities, new systems and new technology.
This course is available to current professionals with significant business experience in a two-year part-time version, enabling them to balance their career with the acquisition of academic knowledge and practical experience.
This course is also offered full-time over one year.
View course webpage (link below) for details of full-time course.
What will I learn?
Students receive a comprehensive preparation in project management via real-life examples, as well as having the opportunity to test their own knowledge and skill acquisition via their own projects.
1. A blend of concrete skills, theoretical grounding and best practices designed to train students in the best possible planning, organisation and control of business projects.
2. A thorough education in the application of creative and innovative approaches to problem-solving, people management and delivery of business services and products.
3. The acquisition of vital presentational, reporting and analytical techniques via group learning and advanced skill development.
How will I benefit?
The curriculum has been devised to either kick-start graduates at the beginning of their project management career or accelerate the trajectory of those already practicing the profession.
The course favours hands-on experience, enabling students to experience the reality of project management and the skills and techniques required of the profession.
Participants gain first-hand insight into how to communicate with stakeholders at all levels, and master the organisational and human issues involved in managing projects.
A springboard to employment by a range of prestigious companies, including Accenture, Microsoft, PwC and Vodafone.
World-wide best practices - the course content and teaching approach draws upon the expertise of two professional bodies: the United States Project Management Institute (PMI) Body of Knowledge and the UK PRINCE2 sets of standards.
Experiential learning through simulation exercises and real-life project coordination the course achieves the perfect balance and link between project management theory and practical application.
Flexible format for professionals the part-time format has been especially designed in order to help professionals pursue studies without having to interrupt their career.