Northumbria University London Campus

Introduction

Northumbria is a research-rich, business-focused, professional university with a global reputation for academic excellence. It is based in the heart of Newcastle upon Tyne, which is regularly voted the best place in the UK for students.

The University has its origins in the Rutherford College, founded in 1880. Today, by putting students at the heart of an outstanding experience, and with world leading research and award-winning partnerships, Northumbria is a new kind of excellent university.

Northumbria is top ten in the UK for the number of graduates entering professional employment and nine out of ten of our graduates are working or studying six months after graduation. We are ranked 21st out of 111 universities in the 2014 Times Higher Education Student Satisfaction Survey.

Northumbria works with major employers, including Nike, IBM, Nissan, Proctor & Gamble, the BBC, and the NHS, while more than 560 employers and 60 professional bodies sponsor or accredit the University’s programmes. Innovative and entrepreneurial, we are also ranked fourth in the UK for graduate business start-ups.

We have a campus in London as well as Newcastle, and work in partnership with other higher education institutions across the world attracting students from 136 countries...

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MSc Business with Financial Management -London Campus-

Campus Full time May 2017 United Kingdom London

The programme has been developed for recent graduates in non-business disciplines who wanted to add a business dimension to their undergraduate specialism and as such has been a very popular course. To be successful on this programme, you will need enthusiasm, commitment and a willingness to not only work hard but learn new ways of thinking. We also expect you to show initiative and be able to work independently. [+]

Start dates: September, January, May Working in a large, modern, international organisation, a medium sized company or even a small start-up firm requires a range of business capabilities. The most valuable employees are those who have not only a sound knowledge and understanding of the various parts of a business but those who are quick learners and team players with leadership potential. The MSc Business with Financial Management programme will give students both the general business knowledge and understanding as well as the personal skills needed for a wide variety of roles. The programme has been developed for recent graduates in non-business disciplines who wanted to add a business dimension to their undergraduate specialism and as such has been a very popular course. To be successful on this programme, you will need enthusiasm, commitment and a willingness to not only work hard but learn new ways of thinking. We also expect you to show initiative and be able to work independently. The programme is designed around a set of modules that are common to all pathways. These modules cover general business functions, strategic management and organisational analysis. These modules also guide you towards the achievement of the generic postgraduate goals of strategic awareness, developing leadership potential and understanding the theory and practice of international business. In the second semester you will be given the opportunity to specialise in Financial Management. In the remainder of the programme you will complete your research and writing up of your dissertation. Every student has... [-]

MSc Business with Human Resource Management

Campus Full time August 2017 United Kingdom London

Are you looking to complement your undergraduate studies or professional skillset with a business-focused master’s degree that will enhance your employability? The MSc Business with Human Resource Management will help you to develop a broad range of business skills whilst developing your understanding of specialist modules covering principles, values and approaches in human resource management (HRM), as well as organisational behaviour and practice. [+]

Are you looking to complement your undergraduate studies or professional skillset with a business-focused masters degree that will enhance your employability? The MSc Business with Human Resource Management will help you to develop a broad range of business skills whilst developing your understanding of specialist modules covering principles, values and approaches in human resource management (HRM), as well as organisational behaviour and practice. You’ll also develop your research skills through a master’s dissertation or an investigative consultancy project that’s related to a particular HRM issue. The course culminates in either a masters dissertation or, if you prefer, a consultancy project where you’ll tackle an issue faced by a real client. Throughout the course there’s a focus on self-development and employability. Teaching Your tutors will use a variety of teaching methods including lectures, seminars and workshops. As this is a masters course there is a major element of independent learning and self-motivated reflection. Teaching is backed up by a well-designed support system that helps ensure a successful learning journey. We make sure that extensive feedback, from both tutors and peers, is built into the course. Assessment Our assessment strategy is based on our understanding that everyone has different needs, strengths and enthusiasms. Assessment is based on course work and our methods will include essays, reports, group work, presentations, and the masters dissertation or consultancy project. Careers and further study Our graduates typically go into professional and graduate management positions and, by the end of the course, you’ll be well-equipped to follow... [-]

MSc Business with International Management -London Campus-

Campus Full time May 2017 United Kingdom London

The programme has been developed for recent graduates in non-business disciplines who wanted to add a business dimension to their undergraduate specialism. To be successful on this programme, you will need enthusiasm, commitment and a willingness to not only work hard but learn new ways of thinking. We also expect you to show initiative and be able to work independently. [+]

Start dates: September, January, May Working in a large, modern, international organisation, a medium sized company or even a small start-up firm requires a range of business capabilities. The most valuable employees are those who have not only a sound knowledge and understanding of the various parts of a business but those who are quick learners and team players with leadership potential. The MSc Business with International Management programme will give students both the general business knowledge and understanding as well as the personal skills needed for a wide variety of roles. The programme has been developed for recent graduates in non-business disciplines who wanted to add a business dimension to their undergraduate specialism. To be successful on this programme, you will need enthusiasm, commitment and a willingness to not only work hard but learn new ways of thinking. We also expect you to show initiative and be able to work independently. The programme is designed around a set of modules that are common to all pathways. These modules cover general business functions, strategic management and organisational analysis. These modules also guide you towards the achievement of the generic postgraduate goals of strategic awareness, developing leadership potential and understanding the theory and practice of international business. In the second semester you will be given the opportunity to specialise in International Management. In the final semester you will complete your research and the writing up of your dissertation. Every student has a personal research supervisor and will be required to submit... [-]

MSc Business with Marketing Management -London Campus-

Campus Full time May 2017 United Kingdom London

This popular programme has been developed for recent graduates in non-business disciplines who wanted to add a business dimension to their undergraduate specialism. To be successful on this programme, you will need enthusiasm, commitment and a willingness to not only work hard but learn new ways of thinking. We also expect you to show initiative and be able to work independently. [+]

Start dates: September, January, June Working in a large, modern, international organisation, a medium sized company or even a small start-up firm requires a range of business capabilities. The most valuable employees are those who have not only a sound knowledge and understanding of the various parts of a business but those who are quick learners and team players with leadership potential. The MSc Business Marketing with Management programme will give students both the general business knowledge and understanding as well as the personal skills needed for a wide variety of roles. This popular programme has been developed for recent graduates in non-business disciplines who wanted to add a business dimension to their undergraduate specialism. To be successful on this programme, you will need enthusiasm, commitment and a willingness to not only work hard but learn new ways of thinking. We also expect you to show initiative and be able to work independently. The programme is designed around a set of modules that are common to all pathways. These modules cover general business functions, strategic management and organisational analysis. These modules also guide you towards the achievement of the generic postgraduate goals of strategic awareness, developing leadership potential and understanding the theory and practice of international business. In the second semester you will be given the opportunity to specialise in Marketing Management. In the final semester you will complete your research and writing up of your dissertation. Every student has a personal research supervisor and will be required to submit... [-]

MSc Computing and Information Technology

Campus Full time September 2017 United Kingdom London

If you are looking for a hands-on, practical Masters degree, then look no further than our MSc Computing & Information Technology. [+]

If you are looking for a hands-on, practical Masters degree, then look no further than our MSc Computing & Information Technology. This course will build on your existing interest and knowledge of technology and prepare you for the many careers opportunities that exist in this sector. This programme has been designed in conjunction with leading companies in the industry including Hewlett-Packard and Accenture. These professional links enable us to teach up-to-date and relevant content that is sought after by many employers in the industry. This course will combine practical, group work all based on real-life scenarios as well as extensive one-to-one tutorials. Toward the end of your course, your dissertation will be your chance to hone in on a specific topic that interests you and help you to stand out to future employers. Start dates: September, January, May [-]

MSc Cyber Security -London Campus-

Campus Full time May 2017 United Kingdom London

Northumbria University’s MSc Cyber Security programme gives students access to a network of academics, practitioners and experts in the field of information and Cyber Security. Students will be introduced to key theoretical and practical aspects using real world scenarios and case studies. They will be encouraged to question current approaches and processes and investigate new approaches, processes and solutions in this fast moving environment. [+]

Start dates: September, January, May Cyber-crime costs the UK between £18bn and £27bn annually. In 2010, the UK government announced a £650 million investment strategy into Cyber Security and declared that Cyber-Security had become a ‘tier 1’ priority alongside international terrorism and major national incidents. The UK is one of many governments around the world which recognise the serious nature of the threat that is emerging from the cyber–sphere. If your business does not have the right measures in place, your IT systems are at risk of being compromised – in fact, they may already have been compromised and the impact of not recognising or pre-empting online security breaches can be far reaching and long term. Northumbria University’s MSc Cyber Security programme gives students access to a network of academics, practitioners and experts in the field of information and Cyber Security. Students will be introduced to key theoretical and practical aspects using real world scenarios and case studies. They will be encouraged to question current approaches and processes and investigate new approaches, processes and solutions in this fast moving environment. Distinctive Characteristics The course provides students with a critical understanding of information governance and assurance along with technology risk management practices. What You Will Study Information Assurance & Risk Management Information Governance, Management & Security Research & Project Management Network Security Ethical Hacking for Cyber Security Dissertation London Campus Build your career - we believe that we deliver an outstanding learning and student experience and as a result our London... [-]

MSc Digital Marketing

Campus Full time September 2017 United Kingdom London

Our MSc Digital Marketing is designed to give you the skills and knowledge you need in a rapidly developing sector. This course will focus on developing the skills you need to successfully market goods and services through various online channels. [+]

Our MSc Digital Marketing is designed to give you the skills and knowledge you need in a rapidly developing sector. This course will focus on developing the skills you need to successfully market goods and services through various online channels. This course will help you to stay up to date with the trending issues in the digital world. Digital marketers are constantly required to be knowledgeable in areas such as mapping the customer journey, examining buyer behaviour, getting the most out of social media and ensuring they are calculating the return on investment for online marketing programs. As you progress through the course, you will focus on a number of themes including building customer loyalty, providing superior customer service and conducting market research. You’ll learn new tactics and strategies combined with more traditional marketing techniques and how this can relate to the world of business. Start dates: January, May, September [-]

MSc Project Management

Campus Full time September 2017 United Kingdom London

Our course in MSc Project Management will give you project management skills that are widely transferable to any industry. You will develop the skills to coordinate multiple work streams to deliver projects on time, within budgetary and resource allocations. [+]

Start dates: September, January, May What will I study? This MSc Project Management will focus on developing your competence as a well-rounded project or programme leader alongside the wider leadership and management skills required to succeed in any organisation or sector. Live industry projects play a key role and have involved clients such as Volvo, Airbus, Balfour Beatty, the NHS and Google. The course content spans a range of highly topical subject areas. This includes: how to assess project feasibility, how to manage risks in projects, how to keep people working together, and how to develop a portfolio of projects. The curriculum is aligned with the academic requirements of the Association for Project Management (APM), which is the UK’s largest professional body for project managers. How will I be taught and assessed? You will be taught through a mix of lectures, seminars and workshops to enable you to grow your knowledge of project management frameworks and skills. In addition, you will be expected to engage in independent study involving directed and self-directed learning. Technology Enhanced Learning (TEL) is embedded throughout the course with tools such as the ‘Blackboard’ eLearning Portal and electronic reading lists that will guide your preparation for seminars and independent research. During your studies, you will be assessed through a mix of individual and group assessments, presentations, computer simulations and exams. Careers and further study This course will open up opportunities in project management roles in many industries. Past Northumbria University graduates have gone on to work... [-]

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E1 7HT, United Kingdom
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