In order to successfully obtain a Masters qualification, you will need to obtain a number of credits by passing individual modules. Most taught Masters will have a number of core modules which you must take and pass in order to obtain the qualification. The assessment of research Masters is almost always entirely by a single dissertation module or project.
Management science typically refers to a broader study of certain concepts as related to business organizations. As a field of study, aspects of economics, business, engineering, and other sciences may be intertwined in order to develop a wide range of skills.
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Master in Management Science in the United Kingdom
Our Masters in Business and Management Research Methods is accredited by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and the Scottish Graduate School of Social Science for the training of PhD students. [+]
Our Masters in Business and Management Research Methods is accredited by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and the Scottish Graduate School of Social Science for the training of PhD students.
You'll learn how to:undertake doctoral research in business and management equip yourself for an academic or commercial career in business and management research undertake, evaluate, commission or manage research in the commercial, public, or voluntary sectors
The MRes course has a strong practical focus and trains you in the advanced skills necessary for business, management, economic and policy research. Our aim is to help you to become a researcher who is:reflective and aware of the assumptions, strengths and limitations of your research highly skilled in a multitude of management and organisational research techniques readily able to apply this knowledge in new and diverse domains ... [-]