Master of Arts Degree in Business

Top 19 Master of Art Programs in Business 2017

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MA Applied linguistics is the most common of a number of Masters, or MA as they are commonly known, which have a higher concentration on science and focus less on classroom practice .

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MA International Business

Regent’s University London
Campus Full time 12 - 16  September 2017 United Kingdom London

The MA International Business is designed for students seeking to build a career in an international business setting. [+]

MAs in Business. In a world that is increasingly interconnected – economically, politically and socially – today’s leaders need a wide-ranging understanding of today’s business issues, plus the wider management, entrepreneurial and communication skills that will enable them to thrive in a changing global environment. The MA International Business is designed for students seeking to build a career in an international business setting. It will enable you to develop a sound understanding of international business, together with capability in the key linked disciplines of international marketing, human resource management, finance and entrepreneurship. The option to study a language is an important aspect of the programme, enabling you to communicate effectively in an international business context. Options for language study include Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish. Why should I choose this programme? The programme will develop your knowledge and critical understanding of international business issues. You will increase your awareness of change and the dynamics of different cultures, and develop evaluative and problem-solving skills. There is a strong focus on developing your personal as well as professional attributes. You will evaluate your own strengths and abilities, and plan your own development, learning to act on your own initiative and take responsibility for your actions. Key skills, aims and objectives develop your interests and knowledge through options in a range of specialist areas, such as family business, international negotiation or coaching develop evaluative and problem-solving skills increase your awareness of change and the dynamics of different cultures ability to analyse complex situations, respond with creative solutions and communicate effectively in almost any situation [-]

Master in Business and Legal Translation (MA)

Middlesex University London
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  October 2017 United Kingdom London + 1 more

Our new translation course has been designed to provide students with the opportunity to gain an insight into the needs of a professional translator in a globalised world where businesses, institutions and governmental organisations require more translation work. [+]

According to the National Centre for Languages, demand for translators "is being driven by globalisation, migration and political changes … giving rise to difficulties securing the services of appropriately qualified translators", and employers particularly expect translators to possess contextual, cultural and ethical knowledge and understanding of their field.As a student of this course you'll receive a free electronic textbook for every module Our new translation courses have been designed to provide students with the opportunity to gain an insight into the needs of a professional translator in a globalised world where businesses, institutions and governmental organisations require more translation work. Our two courses, "Audiovisual and Literary Translation" and "Business and Legal Translation", cover fields of translation that are particularly in demand, opening up increased career opportunities and providing students with the competencies and skills to maximise their employability. We work closely with the Institute of Linguists and are the only programme in London which offers specialised business or law modules alongside their translation modules. During the course students will gain valuable insights from professionals and academics in relevant areas and will have access to specialist facilities and equipment (labs and relevant software, such as SDL Trados and WinCAPS). Students will have the opportunity to participate in an Erasmus exchange after they have completed taught modules at Middlesex, and research and write up their dissertation in the translation departments of prestigious partner universities in Alicante, Geneva, Heidelberg, Innsbruck, Leipzig, Paris, Vienna or Warsaw. [-]

MA Business in Emerging Markets

FH JOANNEUM University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time October 2017 Austria Graz

The master degree program is the ideal preparation for a career in emerging markets such as the BRICS countries [+]

MAs in Business. Program description The master program aims to develop a critical understanding of international business and emerging markets. The program focuses on the necessary skills and knowledge in understanding how cross-cultural communication, business process management and human capital management are interconnected and reinforcing each other in an international environment. Dedicated to strengthening students’ understanding of the economic development of emerging markets, the program enables one to grasp the business opportunity in increasingly competitive world markets. Career Prospects Graduates are highly sought after by organizations in all areas of international business, such as exports, licensing, joint ventures or the management of companies abroad. Within an ever globalizing business environment, a fair amount of our graduates are able to secure a position with Austrian or foreign company that focuses on international business. Our graduates work in companies such as Siemens Mobility, AVL in Austria, Anton Paar in Shanghai, Google in Dublin, Mayr - Melnhof Packaging UK Limited, in public sectors such as Austrian Chamber of Commerce, FH Transfer Centre and in leadership team of Small to Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs). Facts Academic Degree: Master of Arts in Business (MA) Mode of Study: Full-time / 4 Semesters / 120 ECTS / On Campus Experience abroad: Optional one semester abroad in 30+ partner universities / Double Degree options with FH’s selected partner universities Language of Instruction: English Head of Degree Programme: FH-Prof. Mag. Dr. Doris Kiendl-Wendner Campus: FH JOANNEUM Graz Application Deadline: January 31st, 2017 Alumni Testimonials “The master degree program provides a perfect blend between theories and the market reality that participants have to consider in order to be successful in fast-growing nations. The possibility to exchange thoughts with international colleagues in various projects enables us to get a feeling for the often quoted cultural differences and the way they influence business.” Lukas Elmer, MA, Project Manager, Chamber of Commerce, Upper Austria “During my studies at FH JOANNEUM I appreciated especially the practical approach and the international character of this university. It provided me with valuable information that is important for the integration into my current workplace.” Claudia Mittlinger, Controlling & Business Planning, VTB Bank “My one semester abroad in Bogota improved my Spanish a lot and deepened my understanding of the local business culture. This experience not only enabled me to communicate with my business partners in Spanish only, but also defines one of my competences of working with emerging markets. I am pretty sure that I would not have been in this position if I had not gone abroad before.” MA. Florian Farthofer, MEM 2014 Graduate Area Sales Manager of the Central and South American market, Teufelberger Facebook & LinkedIn: FH JOANNEUM – Institute of International Management [-]

Master of Arts in Business for Non-Business Graduates

New European College
Campus Full time February 2017 Germany Munich

The Master of Arts (M.A.) for Non-Business Graduate Program is a 5 semester program designed to enter into the world of business, enabling you to pursue a broader range of careers in business. [+]

The Master of Arts (M.A.) for Non-Business Graduate Program is a 5 semester program designed to enter into the world of business, enabling you to pursue a broader range of careers in business. Consisting of courses in finance, international marketing, management accounting, operations, ethics, organizational behavior and human resources, the program prepares you to excel in an ever evolving and international workplace.

All courses are taught in English, with a range of teaching methodologies which are reminiscent of undergraduate teaching such as presentations and group projects coupled with real world examples and case studies. The program provides a scope for greater specialization, with a precise academic and theoretical framework designed to help you become an expert in international management. This allows you to apply to more specialized roles and offers better preparation for a PhD program in the future.... [-]


MA in International Business, Culture and Languages

Oxford Brookes University, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Campus Full time 12  September 2017 United Kingdom Oxford

The course includes an intensive study of business concepts. This is combined with business communication, cultural awareness, specific study of... [+]

MA in European Business Culture and Languages

 

The course includes an intensive study of business concepts. This is combined with business communication, cultural awareness, specific study of European institutions, and policies and research skills. The whole course is in English, using case material from the English-speaking world, primarily the UK. Should you wish, you can also register for one undergraduate foreign language module credit offered at Brookes as part of your tuition fees.The course has welcomed students from the UK and Ireland, and other countries including Russia, the Czech Republic, France, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, India, Taiwan, Vietnam, Japan and China.... [-]


M.A. Business Psychology

HMKW Hochschule für Medien, Kommunikation und Wirtschaft
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 3  Open Enrolment Germany Berlin Region Cologne + 2 more

A consecutive master’s programme taught in English at HMKW Berlin and in German at HMKW's Cologne campus [+]

MA in Business Psychology

Name

Business Psychology

 

Start

October start, Berlin and Cologne

Features

Specialising in the theory and practice of business psychology, with a non-clinical, analytical and consultancy oriented perspective that is highly relevant for the job market

Language 

English (Berlin) or German (Cologne)

Learning Outcomes 

Ability to analyse from a business psychology standpoint issues related to human resources, industrial, organizational and other business related processes, within a research or practitioner/consultancy context

Applicants

Graduates of general or specialised psychological studies programmes... [-]


Master of Arts in Business Management

International Black Sea University
Campus Full time September 2017 Georgia Tbilisi

MA in Management Program provides commercial, government and nongovernment sectors with modern, competitive managers complying with international standards of comprehensive knowledge and professionalism. The study process here is organized in a way that is best suited to students needs and market requirements. Our students discuss real business cases and develop solutions based on modern research methods and approaches, and are ready to contribute to the development of sector and organizations. The skills emphasized in the program are creative and analytical thinking, decision-making as well as communications skills that create conditions for speedily changed market problem-solving and are necessary for the professional and academic career. As a complement the program enables students to participate in practical internship programs in the private and public sectors. [+]

MAs in Business. Why Management? Right management ensures profitable activity of any organization in the conditions of existing environment and challenges that the organization faces. Professional managers create the prerequisites for effective management, give competent advice on resource allocation and make sophisticated decisions on positioning and strengthening an organization on market. Ethically and strategically thinking managers assist further development of competitive business. Programme Description MA in Management Program provides commercial, government and nongovernment sectors with modern, competitive managers complying with international standards of comprehensive knowledge and professionalism. The study process here is organized in a way that is best suited to students needs and market requirements. Our students discuss real business cases and develop solutions based on modern research methods and approaches, and are ready to contribute to the development of sector and organizations. The skills emphasized in the program are creative and analytical thinking, decision-making as well as communications skills that create conditions for speedily changed market problem-solving and are necessary for the professional and academic career. As a complement the program enables students to participate in practical internship programs in the private and public sectors. Programme Advantages The strengths of our program are determined by our motto “International education, international employment”; With us you receive highly qualified staff and innovative academic programs equipped with modern educational technology; Market oriented curricula with Problem-oriented learning; Convenient timetable and Disability support Student’s exchange MA in Management Program grants international experience and a worldwide network of connections through various international exchange programs with its partner universities abroad. Easily transferable credits and flexible programs allow our students to benefit from spending a part of their exchange in a different environment, receicing a wider insight in the profession chosen. Career Opportunities A degree of MA in Management guarantees its graduates an expertise in business administration and our graduates can become leaders, top managers and CEOs for various commercial, governmental organizations and NGOs in the conditions of market economy and competitive environment. Admission to the Programme A person is admitted to the programme if: He/she holds a BA or its equivalent diploma Passes B Type test of Unified National Exams for Masters (for Georgian citizens) Passes the university internal exams in specialty and English language Those candidates who have international English language certificate equivalent to B2 level (TOEFL IBT, IELTS and FCE) are not required to take the exam in English language,if according to the program admission requirements English language is considered as a foreign language. Those candidates who have graduated from educational program (instruction language – English) during last three years and their GPA is at least 75 (out of 100) or 3(out of 4), are free from passing English language examination. Admission of International Students Language of Instruction: English Programme Duration: 2 years (120 ECTS) Awarded Qualification: Master of Business Administration in Management Tuition fee for Georgian citizens: 4500 GEL Tuition fee for international students: 3000 USD Discounts: -20% A master’s student, who will register at IBSU between 29 August - 9 September 2016. -15% Siblings [-]

M.A. International Cultural and Business Studies

University of Passau
Campus Full time 4 - 6  April 2017 Germany Passau

This programme teaches you to think in terms of networks and allows you to develop strong organisational and communication strategies, as well as developing important key skills, such as project management, leadership and problem-solving skills. [+]

Are you keen to give your studies an international orientation and do business, languages and culture fascinate you? This degree programme is both interdisciplinary and international, giving you the chance to acquaint yourself with business and economics, combined with two foreign languages and a cultural studies focus in a cultural region related to one of your chosen languages. This programme teaches you to think in terms of networks and allows you to develop strong organisational and communication strategies, as well as developing important key skills, such as project management, leadership and problem-solving skills. This is an accredited programme which has received the Seal of Quality of the Foundation for the Accreditation of Study Programmes in Germany.... [-]


MA (LPC with Business)

BPP University
Campus Full time Part time August 2017 United Kingdom London Birmingham Bristol Cambridge Leeds Liverpool Manchester + 6 more

We know today’s firms demand a high level of commercial and business acumen from their trainees, so we’ve developed a new Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice (LPC) to help you gain real strength in your knowledge and capabilities. In addition to the standard LPC, BPP University students can study our unique Masters programme, MA (LPC with Business). This is the only LPC that integrates business into the programme, giving you a Masters degree in both law and business to help you to stand out from the crowd. The postgraduate diploma in Legal Practice is awarded by BPP University. The MA (LPC with Business) is awarded by BPP University.. [+]

MA (LPC with Business)

 

Get a unique qualification - BPP University offers the only LPC that integrates business into the programme, developing your commerciality, making you a more effective lawyer Prepare for your training contract – by taking an additional non-assessed fourth elective Access the LPC wherever you are online – log on to lectures and online classroom sessions for consolidation, revision and catch-up Benefit from high levels of contact time - from law tutors who are all qualified practitioners Interest free payment plans are available and scholarships are offered Gain vital work experience - by advising real clients via our award-winning pro bono centre Enhance your employability - with support from our specialist careers service with mock interviews and CV guidance Build links with the profession - through our careers events and mentoring schemes This course is available Full and Part time. Enhance your ability to influence and advise within a broader organisational context and fast-track your career progression Gain a wider strategic understanding of the critical value drivers within a business Develop an understanding of corporate governance and risk Gain a deeper insight into strategy and financial analysis Study alongside the best – over 25 leading International and UK law firms exclusively send their trainees to BPP Positive growth in the legal industry with Training Contract vacancies increasing by 11.6% according to the Law Society's annual statistical report Gain a deeper understanding into the City and financial markets Understand corporate governance and strategy ... [-]

M.A. in Business Design and Arts Leadership

SCAD - The Savannah College of Art and Design
Campus or Online Full time Part time September 2017 USA Atlanta Savannah + 1 more

A new convergence is occurring between the creative sphere and the business world. The SCAD business design and arts leadership program anticipates the growing need for a new generation of leaders who fuse original insights with strategic vision to develop thriving companies, pioneering nonprofits, and innovative arts and culture organizations. [+]

Unite arts and culture with business A new convergence is occurring between the creative sphere and the business world. The SCAD business design and arts leadership program anticipates the growing need for a new generation of leaders who fuse original insights with strategic vision to develop thriving companies, pioneering nonprofits, and innovative arts and culture organizations. The program’s core courses establish the creative economy as context, emphasizing strategic thinking, leadership and management. University collaboration with leading creative enterprises exposes students to real-world business culture and challenges. M.A. in business design and arts leadership Available at: - Atlanta - Savannah - eLearning BDAL 701 Principles of Business Design and Arts Leadership BDAL 709 Business Complexities in Creative Industries BDAL 739 Funding Arts and Cultural Initiatives* BDAL 745 Marketing Arts and Cultural Initiatives† BDAL 746 Arts Leadership Internship‡§ BDAL 749 Business Design and Arts Leadership M.A. Final Project§ BUSI 715 Strategic Decision-making for Enterprise Success BUSI 739 Funding Art and Design Ventures* BUSI 745 Marketing Art and Design Ventures† BUSI 746 Entrepreneurship Practicum‡ WRIT 743 Professional Writing for Business Applications — 500- to 700-level elective Total course of study: 45 hours Careers in business design and arts leadership Become a museum director. Become a public relations executive. Become an arts administrator. As business and industry reliance on creative thinking and innovative problem-solving increases, so do your opportunities for a rewarding and successful career. Launch your career as a professional: Museum director Arts administrator Public relations executive Business designer Chief creative officer Festival/Theater Director Creative entrepreneur Development and fundraising officer Cultural affairs director And get recruited and hired by the best of the best: Ace Hardware Alliance Theatre Arlington Arts Center Art League of Hilton Head LeMay America's Car Museum Orpheum Theatre Savannah Magazine The Thea Foundation Winston-Salem Symphony [-]

Master of Arts in Human Services Counseling – Business

Liberty University Online
Online Full time September 2017 USA Lynchburg

Through Liberty University Online’s Master of Arts in Human Services with a concentration in Business Management, students examine human behavior in the business environment. You will develop skills in strategic marketing, finance and corporate responsibility, and will gain an understanding of legal issues commonly faced in a work environment. [+]

MAs in Business. Through Liberty University Online’s Master of Arts in Human Services with a concentration in Business Management, students examine human behavior in the business environment. You will develop skills in strategic marketing, finance and corporate responsibility, and will gain an understanding of legal issues commonly faced in a work environment. The program’s specialized core courses are offered through the Liberty University Center for Counseling and Family Studies. Potential Career Fields: Management, Account Representative, Marketing Consultant, Production Buyer Non-Discrimination Policy [-]

MA in History and Business of Art and Collecting

IESA
Campus Full time September 2017 France Paris United Kingdom London + 2 more

We strongly believe that “Experience is the best teacher” and this MA is a unique opportunity to directly involve students in the history of collecting and the art market as it evolves. [+]

MA in History and Business of Art and Collecting This Master of Arts will immerse the students in the history of some of Europe’s most important art centers. In each European center students learn about works of art, study the market and meet professionals, curators and experts. We strongly believe that “Experience is the best teacher” and this MA is a unique opportunity to directly involve students in the history of collecting and the art market as it evolves. CAREER PATH Museum Manager Auctioneer Antique Dealer Art Dealer Art Expert Gallery Manager Contemporary Art Advisor Artist Agent Art Finance Expert Cultural Heritage Manager Exhibition Curator Cultural Tourism Advisor Artistic Director Cultural Institution Manager Cultural Industries Entrepreneur CURRICULUM AT A GLANCE Drawing upon the expertise of an international group of professionals, visiting lecturers and our core team of professors, you will learn about the historical context surrounding art and collecting, the development of the art market in Europe up to the early 20th century and its mechanisms today. 1st year: History of Art from 1500-1900 and Structures of the Art Market, intensively taught through lectures, seminars, visits and workshops with study trips abroad. 2nd year: In-depth research seminars and business workshops in London; writing the dissertation. Collecting and the Historic Art Market - The History of Collecting from the Renaissance to c.1750 - The Patronage and Collecting of the Medici c.1420-1650 - Collecting and the Rise of the Art Market in Paris and London c.1750-1915 - Art and Collecting in the Netherlands - Art Nouveau in Brussels - The Economic, Social and Cultural background of the Art Market - Specialist Seminar on Collecting in the 17th or 19th century The Art Market Today - Methodology and Structure of the art Market in Paris - Principles of Finance Marketing and Law - Practices of Conservation and the Art Market in Italy - Structure and Practices of the Art Market in London - Marketing, Sponsorship, Client relationships, Creating an international Dealership - The Structure and Marketing of TEFAF - Workshops in law, Conservation, Marketing, Economics and Writing a Business plan. KEY FACTS THEME: Arts & Culture DURATION: 2 years TUITION FEES: Year 1 – 13 000 euros / Year 2 - 7 400 euros PROGRAM TYPE: Full time program INTAKE: September LOCATION: Paris - 1 Semester + London - 3 Semesters DEGREE: UK MA delivered by University of Warwick. IESA Certificate. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS Upper second class BA degree with honors (2.1) or equivalent completed. Applicants should have knowledge of art history. For applicants whose native language is not English, proof of language proficiency is required: -IELTS: 7.0 overall (with 2 minimum component scores at 6.0/6.5 & rest 7.0+) -TOEFL: 105 overall (ITB). [-]

Intercultural Studies for Business

Instituto Superior de Contabilidade e Administração do Porto
Campus October 2017 Portugal Oporto

The MA program in Intercultural Studies for Business opens up new international horizons for students. The course has been approved unconditionally for 6 years by the national agency for accreditation A3Es. With a highly specialized teaching staff, the MA offers innovative courses such as: Chinese (Mandarin) and Arabic Languages and Cultures for Business, Culture and Development, Intercultural Economic Relations, Entrepreneurship in Culture, Intercultural Communication Technologies, as well as English, French, Spanish, and German Cultures for Business. The MA is fully taught in English, thus allowing for increased collaboration and international mobility. Students may opt for a double degree, in combination with the Masters in Languages and Intercultural Management of the Université d'Artois, France. The course provides internships with Incubit – Business Consulting & Entrepreneurship, the High Commissioner for Migrations, the National Association of Women Entrepreneurs, Vida Económica Publishing Group, and several other European partners. This MA is part of the Higher Education Network for Intercultural Mediation. Graduates will also be able to continue their studies at PhD level at the Universities of Vigo and Santiago de Compostela, due to protocols signed with these prestigious Spanish universities. [+]

MAs in Business. Objectives The MA program in Intercultural Studies for Business opens up new international horizons for students. The course has been approved unconditionally for 6 years by the national agency for accreditation A3Es. With a highly specialized teaching staff, the MA offers innovative courses such as: Chinese (Mandarin) and Arabic Languages and Cultures for Business, Culture and Development, Intercultural Economic Relations, Entrepreneurship in Culture, Intercultural Communication Technologies, as well as English, French, Spanish, and German Cultures for Business. The MA is fully taught in English, thus allowing for increased collaboration and international mobility. Students may opt for a double degree, in combination with the Masters in Languages and Intercultural Management of the Université d'Artois, France. The course provides internships with Incubit – Business Consulting & Entrepreneurship, the High Commissioner for Migrations, the National Association of Women Entrepreneurs, Vida Económica Publishing Group, and several other European partners. This MA is part of the Higher Education Network for Intercultural Mediation. Graduates will also be able to continue their studies at PhD level at the Universities of Vigo and Santiago de Compostela, due to protocols signed with these prestigious Spanish universities. The target audience is made up of graduates from all IPP schools, as well as professionals from the fields of heritage, arts, communication sciences, social sciences and the humanities, economics, planning, languages, literatures, marketing, management, international trade, local and central administration institutions, public and international relations, tourism, hotel management; publishers and booksellers; translators and interpreters; project managers; socio-cultural mediators; NGO staff; teachers, coaches and mentors. The MA in Intercultural Studies for Business offers indepth training focused on the business world, in order to develop practical, analytical and critical skills for an effective communication between cultures, the profitability of knowledge, and entrepreneurship in the field of culture. The program puts forward an innovative approach to the humanities, in tune with the corporate job market, based on an interdisciplinary approach and the application of new technologies. Graduates will be able to understand, use and monetize methodologies of context analysis and measurement of cultural variables in a business environment. The MA will train professionals capable of autonomous, efficient and integrated performance in intercultural contexts, able to incorporate initiatives for the understanding between cultures into business practices, in line with the new epicentres of economic flows and their agents. Learning outcomes to be developed by students include understanding the relationship between culture, communication and the socioeconomic and political context in the business world; assessing, adapting and (trans)creating information to be communicated; applying multimedia tools; choosing and implementing differentiated business strategies based on nonstandard cultural knowledge; researching and acting in culturally specialized areas. Graduates should be able to use interdisciplinary techniques and expertise to facilitate the implementation of international projects; identify and address the needs of different cultural environments; improve communication between business cultures and deal with intercultural situations effectively, leveraging integration and growth; develop culturally aware and sustainable business ventures; know local customs, their opportunities and obstacles for the global business environment; carry out scientific work with a solid practical, technical, theoretical and methodological basis. In line with a policy of self-employment, the MA in Intercultural Studies for Business views the knowledge of culture as a profitable field, indispensable to any company, both as a tool and as an agent in business and economic growth. The comparative study of cultures allows graduates to adapt and develop professionally in different work contexts. The MA pays special attention to postcolonial cultures and to the current flows of business and decision making centers to China, the Maghreb, the Middle East, Hispano-America, and the Commonwealth, among many others. This MA articulates intercultural studies with economics, communication, politics, history, management, and media arts, to create a professional profile with growing demand in business, publishing, communication, cultural management and political and administrative organizations, in different fields and institutions, within the global context. Classes will be concentrated after working hours, on Thursday and Friday evening and Saturday morning. The last semester of the course is totally devoted to the elaboration of the dissertation or course project or professional internship. Careers Communication; Cultural planning; Marketing and publicity; International management and trade; Local and central power; Public and international relations; Tourism; Hotel and hospitality management; Publishing and bookselling; Translation; International project management; Socio-cultural mediation; NGOs; Teaching and mentoring. Regime After work hours [-]

MSc in Data Analytics

National College of Ireland
Campus Full time January 2017 Ireland Dublin

This computing course aims to produce high-quality, technically competent, innovative graduates that will become leading practitioners in the field of data analytics. Upon completion of this course, graduates will be able to... [+]

MSc in Data Analytics This computing course aims to produce high-quality, technically competent, innovative graduates that will become leading practitioners in the field of data analytics. Upon completion of this course, graduates will be able to: Conduct independent research and analysis in the field of data analytics Implement a research idea using the latest industry practices Demonstrate expert knowledge of data analysis and statistics Critically assess and evaluate business and technical strategies for data analytics Develop and implement business and technical solutions for data analytics About this Course The course structure accommodates a wide audience of learners whose specific interests in data analytics may be either technically focused or business focused. All students will also gain exposure to pertinent legal issues and product commercialisation considerations associated with the data analytics field. The course will be delivered using academic research, industry-defined practical problems, and case studies. This approach will naturally foster a deeper knowledge of the subject area and create transferable skills for work such as critical thinking, problem-solving, creative thinking, communication, teamwork and research skills. The course is completely delivered by faculty and industry practitioners with proven expertise in data analytics. Who is the course for? This course is ideal for graduates that are looking to progress into the emerging data analytics market to increase their employment potential. The course is suitable for graduates who have technical or mathematical problem solving skills. Graduates from disciplines that have not developed these skills will need to be able to demonstrate an aptitude for technical or mathematical problem solving. Award and Progression The Master of Science in Data Analytics is awarded by QQI at level 9 on the National Framework of Qualifications. Students who successfully complete this course may progress to a major award at level 10 on the NFQ. Entry Requirements An honours (level 8) primary degree with a 2.2 award or higher in a cognate discipline. The college operates a Recognition of Prior Experiential Learning (RPEL) scheme meaning applicants who do not meet the normal academic requirements may be considered based on relevant work and other experience. Indicative Schedule Students need to be available for classes from 09.00-18.00 Monday to Friday. Class days and times vary. Duration This course extends over 1 academic year; 2 semesters in total. [-]

MA Creative & Cultural Business

Glasgow Caledonian University
Campus Full time September 2017 United Kingdom Scotland

Today’s creative & cultural industries demand flexible people who know how these industries work as businesses, understand the legal and creative context, the centrality of ideas and the use of technology ... [+]

Today’s creative & cultural industries demand flexible people who know how these industries work as businesses, understand the legal and creative context, the centrality of ideas and the use of technology, and yet who have specialist skills too: this programme lets you choose these – from Design, Events, Fashion, Film, Heritage, Journalism, Marketing, Public Relations & Communication, Sport, Tourism and TV. You can choose from all these specialisms because of Caledonian’s proven professional expertise in teaching these industries at postgraduate level.

Why Choose This Programme

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