Master of Science Program in the Scotland in the United Kingdom

Top MScs in the Scotland in the United Kingdom 2019

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A Master of Science, or a Master’s degree in Science is an academic degree delivered by Universities in many countries. A Master of Science is a popular choice after completing a Bachelor’s degree.

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom and Britain, is a sovereign state located off the north-western coast of continental Europe.The two most famous (and oldest) universities are Oxford and Cambridge (often referred to as Oxbridge by many Britons) England also has several other world-class institutions, including several in London (notably Imperial College, the London School of Economics, University College London and King's College London, all are part of London University)

Masters of Science (MScs) in the Scotland in the United Kingdom

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MSc in Biodiversity & Taxonomy of Plants

University of Edinburgh - School of Biological Sciences
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  September 2019 United Kingdom Edinburgh + 1 more

Changing demographics and growing demand for food, fuel and agricultural and environmental sustainability are among the key challenges the world faces today. [+]

Programme description

The understanding of plant diversity and resources has never been more important. As we face the unprecedented challenges of climate change and environmental degradation, effective environmental surveillance and conservation depend upon detailed knowledge of plants and their habitats.

This programme is run jointly by the University and the world-renowned Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (RBGE). The RBGE is home to one of the world’s best living collections of plants (15,000 species across four sites, amounting to five per cent of known world species), a herbarium of three million preserved specimens and one of the UK’s most comprehensive botanical libraries.... [-]


MSc Forensic Dentistry

School of Dentistry - University of Dundee
Campus Full time 12  September 2019 United Kingdom Dundee

This 1-year programme will enable you to acquire knowledge, understanding, and skills in forensic dentistry and research. [+]

Study topics which are frequently the subject of expert testimony in court, and have most relevance internationally.

Overview

Forensic dentists are required in all countries to provide dental expertise to courts and legal systems. Dentists wishing to work in this field often find it difficult to gain the necessary skills.

This 1-year course addresses those aspects of forensic dentistry which are most frequently the subject of expert testimony in courts and have the most relevance to forensic dentistry internationally.

You will have the opportunity to work in a mortuary, assisting with dental identifications. You will also attend real autopsies with pathologists, which will make you aware of the complexity involved in the examination of a person's body after death.... [-]


MSc in Marketing

Edinburgh Business School
Online Campus Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom Edinburgh

Our MSc in Marketing programme is equally relevant to you regardless of your current career, experience, knowledge or skills relating to the subject. It has been designed to appeal equally to non-business graduates looking to try their hand at marketing and marketing executives alike. [+]

Edinburgh Business School is the Graduate School of Business of Heriot-Watt University.

Edinburgh Business School (EBS) has been helping working professionals become business leaders for over 25 years, offering high quality and accessible postgraduate programmes in business. Our popular online MBA, Masters, DBA and PhD programmes have accelerated the careers of over 20,000 graduates. Our students have seen increased salaries, gained promotions within their companies and many have started their own business.

Gain a greater understanding of the role marketing can play in the running of successful businesses and organisations

Our MSc in Marketing programme is equally relevant to you whether you're a non-business graduate looking to try your hand at marketing, or a marketing executive. Studying for your Marketing qualification with Edinburgh Business School will give you with the skills and knowledge you need to make informed decisions that could transform your business; take your career to the next level; and fully prepare you for future challenges and rewards.... [-]


MSc in International Business and Emerging Markets

University of Edinburgh Business School
Campus Full time September 2019 United Kingdom Edinburgh

Our MSc will develop your understanding of emerging markets and how businesses can benefit from the globalisation of the world's economy. We aim to equip you with the key business skills to deal effectively with people and businesses in a multicultural context. [+]

Our MSc will develop your understanding of emerging markets and how businesses can benefit from the globalisation of the world's economy. We aim to equip you with the key business skills to deal effectively with people and businesses in a multicultural context.

Programme overview

Our MSc will help you to appreciate the dynamism of individual nations and emerging economies, and to understand the key issues relating to the competitiveness of international business. It will also help you to develop the practical techniques and skills needed for working with companies on international business projects. Overall, the programme aims to inform you of how businesses can take advantage of economic globalisation and negotiate the rapid development of new economic powerhouses.... [-]


Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree in Smart Systems Integration

Heriot-Watt University, University of South-Eastern Norway and Budapest University of Technology and Economics
Campus Full time August 2019 United Kingdom Edinburgh

The Joint International Master in Smart Systems Integration is a European MSc Programme provided jointly by three universities, Heriot-Watt University (UK), University of South-Eastern Norway (Norway) and Budapest University of Technology and Economics (Hungary). It is a unique, two-year, 120 ECTS master programme based on the complementary expertise and laboratory facilities of the three universities. Smart systems, integrated from microsystems and microelectronics, combine data processing with multi-modal sensing, actuation and communication functions. Examples are self-driving cars, artificial organs, Internet of Things (IoT) and wellness armbands, ubiquitous in all sectors of society including healthcare, transport, environment protection, energy, and security. [+]

Smart systems, integrated from microsystems and microelectronics, combine data processing with multi-modal sensing, actuation and communication functions. Examples are self-driving cars, artificial organs, Internet of Things (IoT) and wellness armbands, ubiquitous in all sectors of society including healthcare, transport, environment protection, energy, and security.

Do you want to study for a 2-year Joint Master of Science across 3 countries?

Industry focussed programme Taught by subject experts in each country Extensive lab and practical work (>30%) International and industrial internship opportunities Ready for employment and further academic study after graduation 50% of international students remain in Europe after study ... [-]

Data Analytics

University of Strathclyde Business School
Campus Full time Part time 12  September 2019 United Kingdom Glasgow + 1 more

Our MSc in data analytics is designed to create rounded data analytics problem-solvers. [+]

Why this course?

Our MSc in data analytics is designed to create rounded data analytics problem-solvers.

This course focuses on the uses of data analytics techniques within business contexts, making informed decisions about appropriate technology to extract knowledge from data and understanding the theoretical principles by which such technology operates.

You'll gain a comprehensive skill set that will enable you to work in a variety of sectors using a blended learning approach that combines theory, intensive practice and industrial engagement.

Strathclyde's MSc in data analytics is unique by bringing together essential skills from three departments, Management Science, Mathematics & Statistics, and Computer & Information Sciences (CIS), in order to address the needs of a fast-growing industry.... [-]


MSc in Social Work

Glasgow Caledonian University - The School of Health and Life Sciences
Campus Full time September 2019 United Kingdom Glasgow

Earn both a masters degree and the opportunity to qualify as a registered social worker in this intensive two-year, full-time programme. [+]

Accredited by: SSSC

You can protect the most vulnerable members of our society and make a positive impact on social justice in the dynamic, challenging and rewarding field of social work. Through both academic and practice-based modules, our MSc programme prepares you to effect real change through research-based practice.

You’ll earn both a master’s degree and the opportunity to qualify as a registered social worker in this intensive two-year, full-time programme – and develop your skills with the full support of our professional, experienced and dedicated staff. At GCU, you’ll be part of a thriving and diverse community that’s driven by a shared belief in global engagement, social responsibility and a commitment to the common good.... [-]


MSc in Criminology and Criminal Justice

Edinburgh Law School - The University of Edinburgh
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  September 2019 United Kingdom Edinburgh + 1 more

This programme provides a platform to learn about and engage with the latest criminological research and apply this to current theory and debate in this interdisciplinary field. This MSc is suitable both for those who have studied criminology at the undergraduate level and for those who are new to the subject. [+]

Programme description

This programme provides a platform to learn about and engage with the latest criminological research and apply this to current theory, practice and debate in this interdisciplinary field. This MSc is suitable both for those who have studied criminology at undergraduate level and for those who are new to the subject.

As a student on this programme you will be part of our vibrant community of active researchers, international scholars and local practitioners in criminology and criminal justice. You will have ample opportunity to draw from our academics’ research, which is both theoretical and empirical and makes a difference to the world both locally and globally.... [-]


MSc in Human Resource Management

GCU - Glasgow School for Business and Society
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 3  January 2019 United Kingdom Glasgow + 1 more

Develop the knowledge & skills for a professional career in global & multicultural organisations. Accredited by the CIPD, recognised by the SHRM & with mutual recognition from the AHRI, our Masters provides you a truly international qualification. [+]

Organisations thrive on the strength of their people. As a human resource, people manager, you play an essential role. GCU's MSc Human Resources Management prepares you for the ethical, cultural, legal, operational and strategic aspects of human resource management - while giving you a global outlook and an understanding of responsible leadership. This way you'll be ready for success - and support the common good to make a positive impact.

The programme is one of only several in the UK to be accredited by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) and aligned to the US Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) standards. It's available on a part-time and full-time basis, offering flexibility for career-focused professionals and recent graduates alike.... [-]


Sustainability MSc

University of Dundee - School of Social Sciences
Campus Full time 12  September 2019 United Kingdom Dundee

Sustainability has emerged as one of the defining issues of the 21st century. Achieving enduring and fairer societies requires viable economies, sound science and good governance. This course provides training in theory and critical analysis along with the practical skills to facilitate the transformations needed to deliver secure low carbon futures. [+]

Overview

Sustainability has emerged as one of the defining issues of the 21st century. Achieving enduring and fairer societies requires viable economies, sound science and good governance. This course provides training in theory and critical analysis along with the practical skills to facilitate the transformations needed to deliver secure low carbon futures.

The MSc in Sustainability is being introduced in recognition of the grand challenges of water, food, energy and health security facing the planet. The portfolio of environmental disciplines is exceptionally strong in the University as are its traditions of cross-disciplinary collaboration and cooperation.

Along with the flagship MSc in Sustainability, there are three specialised pathways:... [-]


M.Sc. International Marketing with Tourism and Events - France/UK

IPAG Business School
Campus Full time January 2019 United Kingdom Edinburgh

The Master of Science (M.Sc.) in International Marketing with Tourism and Events, offered jointly by Ipag Business School and Edinburgh Napier University, is ideal for students who aim to enrich their background and career in global marketing strategies. [+]

Presentation

The Master of Science (M.Sc.) in International Marketing with Tourism and Events, offered jointly by Ipag Business School and Edinburgh Napier University, is ideal for students who aim to enrich their background and career in global marketing strategies.

Each of these programmes taught completely in English consists of three complementary components:

1st semester of studies in Edinburgh, 2nd semester of studies in Nice, Masters Dissertation (and optional internship).

International Marketing with Tourism and Events

Tourism, recreation and entertainment have added a new dimension to the mobility of people and unexploited business perspectives. This is clearly illustrated by the considerable growth in the number of international events taking place around the world, in the areas of culture, sports, entertainment and exhibitions.... [-]


Science Communication & Public Engagement (MSc)

The University of Edinburgh - College of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine
Campus Full time September 2019 United Kingdom Edinburgh

You will experience a variety of science communication and public engagement issues and methodologies. In the process, you will develop critical thinking skills and self-evaluation skills through reflective practice. [+]

Programme description

The field of science communication and public engagement with science is currently enjoying unprecedented growth.

This is driven by a greater need to demonstrate the impact of publicly funded research, the need for research to be valued, increased government scrutiny and a desire for a stronger evidence base for policy.

Many career opportunities are emerging at the interface between scientific research and various public groups.

You will experience a variety of science communication and public engagement issues and methodologies. In the process, you will develop critical thinking skills and self-evaluation skills through reflective practice.

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MSc in Applied Instrumentation and Control

Glasgow Caledonian University - The School of Engineering and Built Environment
Online Campus Full time 1 - 5  September 2019 United Kingdom Glasgow + 1 more

Study Applied Instrumentation and Control at postgraduate level and tackle measurement science, control theory, data acquisition, instrument networking, condition monitoring, fault detection and control system design. [+]

Accredited by: InstMC

We worked with industry professionals to develop an MSc Applied Instrument and Control programme that is accredited by the Institute of Measurement and Control (InstMC). It covers both the latest developments in the field and the industry knowledge we've gained through years of experience.

You'll acquire a specialised skill set and expertise that's highly desirable to employers, making you a competitive candidate for rewarding careers in many industries, with oil and gas pathways available. The programme draws on relevant case studies with real-world implications, so you'll gain practical knowledge that you can apply on the job from day one.

The programme also fulfils the Engineering Council's further learning requirements for registration as a Chartered Engineer.... [-]


MSc in Business and Management

University of Stirling
Campus Full time 12 - 24  September 2019 United Kingdom Stirling

Our AMBA-accredited MSc Business and Management (MBM) course, allows you to gain the knowledge and skills you need to be an inspiring, effective and resilient manager. We combine management theory with developing your practical management skills, and our course is taught by internationally recognised subject experts. [+]

Overview

Our AMBA-accredited MSc Business and Management (MBM) course, allows you to gain the knowledge and skills you need to be an inspiring, effective and resilient manager. We combine management theory with developing your practical management skills, and our course is taught by internationally recognised subject experts.

Our MBM focuses on operations and strategic management and explores the need for managing limited resources effectively, with maximum business impact. This is the ideal course if you're looking to take your first steps into management. We cover the major functions of organisations – accounting, marketing, operations, people and talent management. Finance and economics are integrated through our strategic orientation.... [-]


MSc Ancient Philosophy

University of Edinburgh - School of Philosophy, Psychology & Language Sciences
Campus Full time August 2019 United Kingdom Edinburgh

This combined programme offered by Philosophy and Classics aims to introduce students to the main fields, topics, and research methods in ancient philosophy. The programme is accessible through both Classics and Philosophy, with a variety of taught courses offered by specialists in both subject areas. [+]

Programme overview

This combined programme offered by Philosophy and Classics aims to introduce students to the main fields, topics, and research methods in ancient philosophy. The programme is accessible through both Classics and Philosophy, with a variety of taught courses offered by specialists in both subject areas.

The programme is suitable for applicants with different previous backgrounds, most obviously, in philosophy and classics, but also in history, political theory, science, and literature.

It is a taught degree combining seminar teaching on specific topics with individual research supervision. In this programme, you will be exposed to the main doctrines and texts of ancient philosophy from a broad range of areas (Pre-Socratics, Plato and Aristotle, Hellenistic philosophy, Late Antiquity).... [-]