University of Lincoln

Introduction

Why choose Lincoln?

The University of Lincoln has recently been awarded gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework 2017, judged as delivering consistently outstanding teaching, learning and outcomes for its students. The University of Lincoln is ranked as a top 50 UK institution in both The Guardian University Guide 2018 and The Complete University Guide 2017, and nine out of ten of our most recent graduates were in work or further study six months after finishing their course, with two thirds in graduate level roles.

When you join us, you become part of a thriving academic community, live and learn in a safe, historic city, and have the opportunity to graduate with excellent career prospects.

Top Reasons to Choose Lincoln

University is a place to learn and it is also a place to develop life experiences and create valuable memories. It is an opportunity to discover your interests and build confidence in preparation for a successful future.

There are some great things going on at the University of Lincoln. It’s a fantastic place to live and study and as the start of your higher education academic experience it will prove challenging, exciting and transformative.

Innovative Teaching

The University of Lincoln has recently been awarded gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework 2017, judged as delivering consistently outstanding teaching, learning and outcomes for its students.

The University of Lincoln is ranked as a top 50 UK institution in both The Guardian University Guide 2018 and The Complete University Guide 2017. The University featured in the top 10 of the Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2017 in the postgraduate and international categories. The University of Lincoln has also been commended by the Quality Assurance Agency for its approach to enhancing students' learning opportunities.

Chris Packham, one of our visiting professors describes the University of Lincoln as "exciting and staffed by innovative people.”


Excellent Employment Prospects

95% of our most recent graduates were in work or further study six months after graduating, and almost three quarters were in graduate level roles according to the Destination of Leavers from Higher Education Survey 2014/15.

Fabulous City Centre Location

Situated next to the picturesque Brayford Pool marina in the heart of the thriving city centre, just a few minutes’ walk from the High Street, there is a wealth of shops, restaurants and accommodation close to campus. The University of Lincoln was rated in the top 10% of UK universities for centralised, convenient facilities in the Times Higher Education's Student Experience Survey 2015.

Pioneering Research

Lincoln is proud to be home to world-leading researchers who are making profound contributions to their subject areas. Research enables us to discover, disseminate and preserve knowledge. More than half of the research submitted by Lincoln to the national Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014 was judged to be internationally excellent or world-leading (3* or 4*) – the highest scores possible.

Cutting-edge Facilities

We have invested more than £200 million in our campus with a further £130 million spend planned over the next ten years.
Our Brayford Pool Campus has facilities designed for the subject-specific needs of our students. Editing and recording suites, industry-standard production facilities, modern studios and well-equipped workshops are available for those studying arts-based subjects, while students in engineering and computing have access to laboratories, workshops and the latest equipment and technology. Science students have access to specialist equipment and cutting-edge laboratories at our Science and Innovation Park.

Unique Employer Links

The University of Lincoln is recognised for excellence in teaching and learning through its pioneering approach to working with industry. Our unique relationship with companies such as Siemens and the Lincolnshire Co-op demonstrate our innovative industry-engaged approach. This has been acknowledged through a Lord Stafford Award and a Times Higher Education Award.

Great Visiting Minds

Alongside our world-class academic staff, some of the finest thinkers in their fields come to Lincoln to deliver inspirational talks to our students as part of our Great Lives visiting lecturers programme. Past speakers have included John Hurt, Chris Packham, Jason Bradbury, Dallas Campbell, Abbie Hutty, John Bercow MP, Dame Carol Ann Duffy, Steve Cram, Angela Rippon, Professor Lord Robert Winston and Carl Djerassi.

Lincoln is a Great Visitor Destination

Lincoln is recognised as one of the world's great historic cities, attracting hundreds of thousands of visitors each year from all over the world. With its medieval castle and one of the finest cathedrals in Europe, Lincoln is steeped in history.


Lincoln has been named as one of Britain’s 20 Best Cities in 2016 by the Telegraph. Lincoln's famous cobbled Steep Hill was also named one of the prettiest streets in Britain by the Daily Telegraph, having previously been named Britain's Best Street by the Academy of Urbanism.

Key Facts About the University of Lincoln

1. A university working with its city and across the nation

  • The University has invested around £200 million in the stunning Brayford Pool Campus that has transformed a city centre brownfield site, revitalised the area and attracted investment from the retail, leisure and property sectors. We plan to invest a further £130 million in the campus over the next few years.
  • The University of Lincoln is estimated to be worth more than £300 million to the local economy, doubling local economic growth rates, and creating more than 3,000 new jobs.
  • The University’s award-winning business incubation centre, Sparkhouse, has supported more than 300 new and growing businesses to establish themselves in the region and create over 450 new jobs.

2. Supporting UK industry and the economy

  • Lincoln is recognised for leading the way in successful partnerships with business. This was highlighted in the recent reviews into links between industry and academia by Sir Andrew Witty and Sir Tim Wilson.
  • The National Centre for Food Manufacturing at the University’s Holbeach campus is a state-of-the-art training facility, sponsored and updated by the multi-billion pound food industry.
  • The University delivers work-based learning for industry and the Ministry of Defence, enhancing workforce skills and saving the UK taxpayer millions of pounds.
  • Lincoln opened the UK’s first purpose-built engineering school in 25 years in collaboration with Siemens plc. This pioneering approach to working with employers has been acknowledged through a series of national awards and accolades, including a Times Higher Education Award and a Lord Stafford Award.
  • The University has created the new city centre Lincoln Science and Innovation Park in collaboration with Lincolnshire Co-operative as a hub for investment in science and technology sectors. The flagship Joseph Banks Laboratories opened in September 2014.
  • The expertise of Lincoln academics and graduates is embedded in national and local companies through Knowledge Transfer Partnerships.
  • Contract research and consultancy purchased from the University by businesses and the public sector over the past five years is worth almost £16 million.

3. Research with real impact for people and society

  • The University of Lincoln is producing world leading research across many subject areas.
  • More than half (53%) of the research submitted by the University to the national Research Excellence Framework 2014 was rated as internationally excellent or world leading – the highest standards possible.
  • The University’s academic staff includes more than 60 substantive professors, who support a thriving research culture and a high-quality student experience.
  • The University is home to more than 40 research centres and research groups, investigating subjects ranging from Vision Engineering and Autonomous Systems to Conservation and Cultural Heritage.
  • Major research projects from the University benefit society in areas as varied as new vaccine development, agri-food technology, medical imaging for cancer diagnosis, anti-terrorist surveillance, conservation of historic buildings, treatment of insomnia and children’s language development.
  • A multi-disciplinary approach ensures many projects involve experts from across the University’s different Schools and Colleges. For example, the Lincoln Institute for Health brings together expertise spanning laboratory-based science to frontline medical interventions.
  • The University is committed to research-engaged teaching across its curriculum, giving undergraduate students opportunities to work with postgraduates and academic staff on research projects through Lincoln’s pioneering Student as Producer initiative.

4. Very satisfied students

  • Lincoln is ranked 11th in the UK for student satisfaction in the National Student Survey (NSS) 2016. In addition, Lincoln has been ranked number one in a range of NSS subject areas including Zoology, Transport and Travel, Design, Biochemistry and Animal Science.
  • The University is committed to developing enterprising graduates, with Lincoln students enjoying good graduate prospects and many going on to start their own successful businesses. Ninety five per cent of our most recent graduates were in work or further study six months after finishing their course, with almost three quarters in graduate level roles [Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education Survey 2014/15, published July 2016].
  • Working in partnership with the Students’ Union enables the University of Lincoln to constantly improve a great student experience

5. Commitment to academic excellence

  • In its most recent Quality Assurance Agency review, the University received an excellent result and was commended for the innovative ways in which it gives its students a voice.
  • Lincoln is proud to be accredited by a number of professional bodies, including the Nursing and Midwifery Council, Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain, Health Professions Council, General Social Work Council, British Psychological Society, National Council for the Training of Journalists, Periodical Training Council, Chartered Institute of Environmental Health, Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development, Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport, Law Society, Bar Council and Institute of Biomedical Science.

6. Global engagement

  • Around 100 different nationalities are represented among the University of Lincoln’s student population.
  • The University has partnerships with major universities around the world and the International Study Centre is working to extend its global reach.
  • The University of Lincoln supports multinational companies and organisations in their education, training, research and consultancy needs.
  • The University has played a key role in local, national and international celebrations marking the 800th anniversary of Magna Carta in 2015, including the creation of 1215.today – a major new digital arts platform supported by Arts Council England.

7. Driving change in higher education

  • The University led the pioneering Learning Landscapes project to design academic spaces of the future.
  • Lincoln headed the innovative Student as Producer project, a major Higher Education Academy-funded initiative designed to investigate and promote student involvement in research right from the start of their studies.
  • Lincoln's Vice-Chancellor Professor Mary Stuart is a Member of the Board of the Higher Education Funding Council for England and Deputy Chair of the University Alliance.

8. Strong community focus

  • The University of Lincoln is a supporter of the Lincoln Book Festival, Lincolnshire Business Awards, Lincolnshire Sports Awards and the Frequency Festival of Digital Culture.
  • The Brayford Campus boasts spectacular arts venues in the Lincoln Performing Arts Centre, one of the largest theatres in the region, the Engine Shed live music venue and the Project Space Plus art gallery.
  • The University hosts a variety of free-to-attend public lectures, including the Great Lives guest lecture series which brings internationally recognised experts to the stage to share their learning, experience and expertise. Speakers have included Sir John Hurt, Professor Lord Robert Winston, and Baroness Susan Greenfield.
  • The University of Lincoln is a partner in the Lincoln Cultural and Arts Partnership, a body which brings together public and private organisations across the city to support and enhance tourism and the visitor economy.
  • Siren FM, housed in industry-standard studios in the Lincoln School of Film & Media, was the UK’s first full-scale community radio station hosted by a university. It was named East Midlands Radio Station of the Year in 2013 and 2014.
  • Each year, more than 1,500 Lincoln students contribute around 15,000 volunteering hours to valuable community projects in and around the city and wider Lincolnshire region. The total economic value of the volunteering hours undertaken by the University community is estimated at almost £500,000.

9. Social mobility and diversity

  • The University is committed to raising aspirations among 14 to 19-year-olds, and works with schools locally and nationally to promote and assist progression to Higher Education.
  • As part of the Government’s National Networks for Collaborative Outreach (NNCO) programme, the University of Lincoln leads the Lincolnshire Outreach Network, which encourages and supports more young people from local schools and colleges to access higher education.
  • In 2013 Lincoln joined the Sorrell Foundation Network and the University hosts the National Art and Design Saturday Club. This free programme of events for local secondary school pupils encourages creativity by providing expert tuition in design subjects with access to the University’s industry-leading facilities
  • The University supports students from less advantaged backgrounds by offering a number of bursaries and scholarships. These include the University of Lincoln Scholarship, the Vice Chancellor’s Scholarship, the Excellence Scholarship, Lincoln Graduate Scholarship and the Blackburn Bursary. Through its industry partnerships, it also offers Santander Scholarships and Siemens Engineering Bursaries.

10. Quality and success in a few short years

  • The University of Lincoln was the first new city centre campus to be built in 25 years thanks to public and private subscription contributing £32 million.
  • The Lincoln campus was officially opened by Her Majesty The Queen in 1996. The former University of Lincolnshire and Humberside became the University of Lincoln in 2001.
  • The University now hosts around 13,000 students and 1,500 staff across campuses in Lincoln, Riseholme and Holbeach.
  • The University of Lincoln’s Students’ Union won the title Students' Union of the Year at the National Union of Students (NUS) Awards 2014.
  • The University’s facilities were used as a Pre-Games Training Camp by Paralympic athletes ahead of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
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Programmes

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MA

Master in Choreography

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

Practice is at the heart of the MA Choreography programme at Lincoln. This studio-based programme focuses on examining, exploring and performing choreographic strategies relevant to your chosen field. [+]

The Course

Throughout this Master’s programme, you will have the opportunity to explore the theoretical underpinning of your practice. You can be guided through a wealth of contemporary literature in the field of dance, choreography, philosophy, and performance, and have the chance to engage in critical debate about your own and others’ practice.

You can benefit from working closely with academics who have extensive professional experience and from our programme of lectures and seminars from visiting artists. Residential trips are designed to provide the opportunity to encounter and engage with the widest possible range of choreographic practice and discussion.

The School’s close links with industry mean you can be introduced to professional dance agencies as a means of establishing your work as a choreographer.... [-]


Master in Conservation of Cultural Heritage

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 3  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

The MA Conservation of Cultural Heritage is a hands-on programme, taught by experts in the field, giving you the opportunity to develop a wide range of advanced conservation skills in preparation for a career in the heritage sector. [+]

The Course

The University of Lincoln aims to provide an ideal environment in which to advance your knowledge and conservation skills at postgraduate level.

You will have access to a wide variety of historic materials and can choose to focus on remedial treatment, preventive conservation or collections management.

For those already working in conservation, a blended learning option allows submission of practical projects derived from your current place of employment.

The School of History & Heritage has strong links with museums, professional bodies and agencies in the heritage field, which can provide opportunities for placements and study abroad. Please see the Features tab for more information regarding the potential costs of these placements.... [-]


Master in Creative Writing and Publishing

Campus Full time August 2019 United Kingdom Boston

MA Creative Writing and Publishing is an exciting and innovative Master’s programme offered by the University of Lincoln in partnership with The Guardian. [+]

The Course

Fusing academia and creativity with industry insights, this programme offers students the opportunity to develop their skills and build a portfolio with support from an academic coach and professionals in the publishing industry.

Teaching is enhanced by workshops, readings and masterclasses by acclaimed authors from a range of genres, including Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy, naturalist Chris Packham, and art historian Andrew Graham Dixon. Professionals from major publishers will contribute to the teaching and support, alongside Guardian editors and writers such as Associate Editor for Culture Claire Armitstead, freelance writer Stuart Heritage, and interviewer Decca Aitkenhead.... [-]


Master in Criminology and Criminal Justice

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

The MA in Criminology and Criminal Justice challenges students to engage with contemporary issues faced by the criminal justice system from both a criminological and legal perspective. [+]

The Course

In the 21st Century, the means by which we respond as a society to crime and victimization is under greater scrutiny than ever before. How we respond to cases of historic sexual abuse, the use of imprisonment as a just and effective means of punishing or rehabilitating criminals, and the challenges posed by organized crime and international terrorism, mean criminological and legal scholarship are being brought to the forefront.

This course is designed to furnish students with the conceptual tools needed to engage with such issues, imparting a broad range of cognitive, analytical and general transferable skills including judging and evaluating evidence, interpreting data, generating and synthesizing information, and formulating reasoned arguments.... [-]


Master in Design

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  September 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

This programme aims to give designers the opportunity to hone their creative and professional practice by working alongside academics and practitioners in a dynamic and interdisciplinary studio environment. [+]

The Course

This programme aims to give designers the opportunity to hone their creative and professional practice by working alongside academics and practitioners in a dynamic and interdisciplinary studio environment.

The Lincoln School of Design offers you the creative freedom to explore your chosen discipline and the chance to develop your critical practice. You can join an international community of creative practitioners and researchers with numerous opportunities to collaborate with fellow designers and build a network of industry contacts.

How You Study

Due to the broad remit of the subject, there are four possible pathways within the MA Design programme from which students can choose:... [-]


Master in Design for Exhibition and Museums

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

This programme is designed to help you to develop as an interdisciplinary, creative designer in a direction that aligns with your interests and career aspirations. [+]

The Course

A practice-led approach involves undertaking projects in areas of exhibition design that interest you. These could include trade shows, museums, international expositions, cultural events, retail and leisure environments, theatre, television and film stage sets, heritage sites and visitor centers.

In preparation for a career in this sector, you will have the opportunity to explore the social and cultural context of exhibitions and the chance to develop a critical understanding of current theory in design and museology, as well as advancing your marketing, communication and project management skills. You will be able to negotiate a programme of projects tailored to meet your individual interests and have the opportunity to broaden your network of industry contacts and compile your own individual portfolio.... [-]


Master in Digital Media

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

The MA Digital Media provides an opportunity to explore in detail the potential that online, mobile and emerging media platforms present, and the application of agile methodologies and user-centered approaches to project development. [+]

The Course

This industry-relevant Master’s is designed to provide media professionals and graduates with an opportunity to advance their in-depth knowledge and technical skills in the latest digital technologies.

The MA Digital Media provides an opportunity to explore in detail the potential that online, mobile and emerging media platforms present, and the application of agile methodologies and user-centered approaches to project development.

The Lincoln School of Film & Media is home to an interdisciplinary academic community and this programme is informed by our media research. You will have the chance to learn from academics who are industry and research activities.... [-]


Master in Education

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

The MA Education offers practicing and aspiring educators opportunities to learn, apply and produce critical knowledge in the interdisciplinary field of Education, with the aim of enabling them to use this to inform and transform future educational practice, theory, policy, and institutions. [+]

The Course

The programme is designed around three core modules and two optional modules. The core modules aim to support students in identifying their specific research questions through a critical review of the literature; develop the requisite knowledge, understanding and practical skills in appropriate research methods; and produce a compelling piece of advanced research. Optional modules allow you the opportunity to deepen your existing subject knowledge and broaden your appreciation of the study of education.

The MA in Education is a programme of advanced study for anyone who wishes to deepen their knowledge of education in general, and for those who wish to make connections between educational practice, theory and research.... [-]


Master in Film Production

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

This practice-led MA offers the opportunity to advance your practical and theoretical understanding of media production processes in a professional and creative environment. [+]

The Course

This practice-led MA offers the opportunity to advance your practical and theoretical understanding of media production processes in a professional and creative environment.

The programme is informed by industry professionals and our academic team who are actively engaged in research, professional practice, filmmaking, and publishing. You will have the chance to develop the professional skills required by senior managers and professionals in the media and to cover the ethics, laws and regulatory frameworks that govern and affect the industry.

You will have the opportunity to develop your practical production skills in our Media Broadcast Centre. You will have the chance to tailor your learning to your interests and career aspirations by choosing to focus on the creative production of programmes in fiction, documentary or experimental forms across a wide range of media platforms.... [-]


Master in Fine Art

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

MA Fine Art is a studio-based course that is aimed at those who wish to develop the critical, research, practical and professional aspects of their art practice at the highest level. [+]

The Course

This interdisciplinary programme encourages creative risk-taking and intellectual inquiry. Alongside a strong emphasis on the richness and breadth of art practices around the world, staff and students on the programme are encouraged to take an active role in Lincoln’s contemporary art community.

You will have access to individual studio space while benefiting from opportunities to collaborate with national and international artists, curators and designers working in a variety of media. There is an active visiting artist programme of talks and tutorials, which has previously included Ben Woodeson, Tim Knowles, Yelena Popova and Amanda Coogan. Medium-specific specialist themes are available, recognizing the increased material focus of advanced practice in the fine art.... [-]


Master in History

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 3  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

This academically rigorous Master’s programme is designed to give you the opportunity to progress your specialist knowledge of history and the chance to develop the advanced research skills that are transferable to a variety of careers paths, including Ph.D. study. [+]

The Course

Teaching is informed by research expertise in the School of History & Heritage and you will be encouraged to engage with our interdisciplinary research community. You have the option to follow three distinct pathways, in the history of gender and sexuality, media history, or contemporary British history, or pursue a general programme of study instead.

You can benefit from the historical resources available in the city of Lincoln, including an extensive archive of materials at the on-campus Media Archive of Central England (MACE) and the International Bomber Command Centre. There is also The Wren Library at Lincoln Cathedral that possesses several thousand early modern books.... [-]


Master in Interior Architecture and Design

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

This MA programme is designed for art, architecture and design graduates who wish to specialise in creative approaches to interiors in buildings and environmental design. [+]

The Course

The programme is designed to enable you to explore the potential of spaces and structures with input from lecturers and practitioners. You can benefit from a multidisciplinary studio environment at the School of Architecture & Design, offering an integrated approach to research and study. You may choose to engage with the research community in the School to inform your investigations.

This MA gives you the opportunity to develop your intellectual and creative approaches in order to consider interior architecture in the context of buildings and environmental design.

How You Study

You may study full-time, part-time or work-based and may change your mode of study at the end of any stage. All students enrolled in the Master's programme. You may then elect to take a stage qualification or pursue the full programme.... [-]


Master in International Relations

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

This Master’s degree is an interdisciplinary programme, drawing upon politics, economics, history, sociology, international law, geography and cultural studies to explore global issues such as conflict, global inequalities, sovereignty and human rights. [+]

The Course

International Relations provides a critically important platform for understanding many of the key contemporary issues and debates of our times.

This Master’s degree is an interdisciplinary programme, drawing upon politics, economics, history, sociology, international law, geography and cultural studies to explore global issues such as conflict, global inequalities, sovereignty and human rights.

Students have the opportunity to examine complex political issues, such as religion and sectarianism, conflict and democratisation. The programme aims to prepare students for future study and research, as well as for potential employment in areas such as the diplomatic service, development agencies, the non-government sector, journalism, consultancy, international and regional organisations, and the public sector.Students join a thriving community of scholars and may have access to a range of extracurricular activities including external speakers and overseas study trips.... [-]


Master in Journalism

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

This degree aims to provide the professional and practical training needed for a career in the exciting world of journalism. It also offers an academically rigorous approach to critical analysis of the subject. [+]

The Course

You have the opportunity to be taught the art of journalism from a hands-on, multiplatform perspective, with the chance to specialize in the medium of your choice.

You may also have the opportunity to hear from top names in the journalism industry – previous guest speakers include internationally renowned journalist John Pilger, BBC Director of London 2012 Roger Mosey and Head of Channel 4 News Dorothy Byrne.

The School of English & Journalism maintains close working relationships with the BBC and Lincoln’s award-winning newspaper, the Lincolnshire Echo. On campus, there are opportunities to gain experience in community radio, a multiplatform website, student newspapers, television, and magazines.... [-]


Master in Journalism (Arts)

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

This Master’s is designed to focus on the reporting of the arts for those wishing to enter one of the fastest-growing areas of journalism. [+]

The Course

As well as the opportunity to learn the essential craft of reporting, you will also have the chance to develop the analytical skills necessary to reflect on developments in the arts. You can learn to appreciate artistic movements, genres and the sociological factors that underpin the culture industries, and to communicate this to an audience.

This programme emphasizes reporting and reviewing the creative arts from the niche, such as sculpture, to the more popular, such as cinema and television, to emerging fields like web-based production. It involves a work placement scheme where you have the opportunity to develop the transferable skills necessary for career advancement.... [-]


Master in Journalism (Digital)

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

Our MA Journalism (Digital) aims to provide an innovative, forward-looking programme that prepares you for a career working at the forefront of the digital media revolution. [+]

The Course

This programme has an emphasis on the technical side of digital journalism, as well as on core writing and production skills. You will have the chance to learn about the work of correspondents and specialist journalists, and the opportunity to develop your own areas of interest, choosing the subjects, style, and medium that are of particular interest.

Alongside the opportunity to acquire practical skills, you can undertake an academic analysis across a range of critical and theoretical issues, such as the relationship between digital journalism and human rights.

A two-week work placement is designed to give you the opportunity to experience a professional journalism environment and allows you the chance to connect your academic learning with professional practice. This work placement is an integral, taught and assessed feature of the course.... [-]


Master in Journalism (Science and Environment)

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

This Master’s is designed to offer the practical and theoretical training in journalism needed by those with an interest in science and environmental issues to communicate their subject to the public. [+]

The Course

There is demand for science journalists who can report on issues such as health or the environment accurately and succinctly. You will have the opportunity to learn how to take scientific news and turn it into engaging stories, without resorting to sensationalism or technical jargon.There are opportunities for you to work on community radio, studentnewspapers and magazines and to participate in our professional placement scheme. Students have previously worked for BBC Focus magazine, New Scientist, and the Vegan Society.

You may also have the opportunity to hear from leading names in the journalism industry. Previous speakers include Channel 4 Science Editor Tom Clarke, naturalist and broadcaster Chris Packham and Sense About Science founder Lord Taverne.... [-]


Master in Journalism (Sports)

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

This Master's programme, run by former and currently practicing sports journalists, is designed to prepare you for an exciting career in sports journalism. [+]

The Course

You will have the chance to develop the skills to report on local and national sports events and you are given the opportunity to broadcast and produce your own sports content on one of our campus-based media platforms.

The programme’s work placement scheme gives you the opportunity to gain practical experience designed to help prepare you for a career in this sector. Previously, students have been able to draw on experience with BBC Sport and BBC Radio 5 Live, talkSPORT and ITV.

You also have the opportunity to hear from a number of guest speakers. Recent speakers have included BBC Director of London 2012 Roger Mosey, Controller of 5 Live Jonathan Wall, Editor of FourFourTwo David Hall and ITV commentator Clive Tyldesley.... [-]


Master in Journalism (War and International Human Rights)

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

This practical and theoretical MA focuses on the study of war reporting, international human rights and the role of journalism in conflict resolution. [+]

The Course

This course aims to offer a challenging postgraduate programme of study with the opportunity to gain hands-on experience in print and online media, radio, and TV. It is designed to provide a professional education in journalism, which allows you the chance to develop the practical and intellectual skills necessary for careers in the media.

The course is designed to appeal to those who are concerned with human rights and issues relating to war and peace, and who are looking for the opportunity to develop the journalistic skills necessary to communicate this to a wider public.

You will have the opportunity to undertake the academic analysis of a range of critical approaches to the study of war and the media, journalism and conflict resolution and journalism and international human rights. Your final project provides the chance to focus on a specific area in the field of journalism, war, and international human rights.... [-]


Master in Medieval Studies

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 3  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

This course is designed to develop the critical understanding and extensive analytical skills that may be particularly beneficial to careers in the heritage sector, museums, and teaching. Core modules look to provide a grounding in the skills needed for advanced study. Students can also choose from an exciting palette of optional modules: these vary from year to year but can include Intermediate Medieval Latin, Reason and Rebellion, and Public and Private Emotions in the Middle Ages. [+]

The Course

Lincoln’s long and fascinating history, along with its range of medieval resources, make it an ideal location in which to undertake an advanced study of the Middle Ages.

This course is designed to develop the critical understanding and extensive analytical skills that may be particularly beneficial to careers in the heritage sector, museums, and teaching. Core modules look to provide a grounding in the skills needed for advanced study. Students can also choose from an exciting palette of optional modules: these vary from year to year but can include Intermediate Medieval Latin, Reason and Rebellion, and Public and Private Emotions in the Middle Ages.

You will have the opportunity to develop skills such as palaeography and to utilize historical archives to explore the economic, social and religious history of England. Some modules are supported by the wealth of literary manuscripts at Lincoln Cathedral, including one of only 50 full manuscripts of The Canterbury Tales, and The Thornton Romances, which contains the earliest known accounts of King Arthur’s death.... [-]


Master in Nineteenth Century Studies

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

This interdisciplinary Master’s programme is built on the University of Lincoln’s academic and research expertise in the subjects of English, History and Art History. [+]

The Course

MA Nineteenth Century Studies is designed to provide a methodologically informed study of 19th Century sources, including texts, objects and images. You will have the opportunity to make use of the historical resources available in the city of Lincoln, including the literary manuscripts and extensive archive materials in the Tennyson archive at the Tennyson Research Centre.

You will have the chance to advance your knowledge of this historically significant period through themed modules which combine literature, history, visual and material culture, museum studies, religious studies, science history and book history.

As well as producing essays and presentations, you will have the opportunity to develop industry-relevant skills through projects, such as interpreting and documenting archives.... [-]


Master in Photography

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

This Master’s programme provides the opportunity to experiment with new photographic processes and to explore photography as a tool to engage and stimulate social thinking. [+]

The Course

While the photographic image remains fundamental to your study, the focus of this programme is social, cultural and political. To support your ongoing practice in photographic exhibition and scholarly research, the course includes seminars on cultural, media and philosophical theory, talks by visiting practitioners, group debates about different methodologies and workshops on photographic technique.

You will be encouraged to learn from, and collaborate with, experienced staff and your fellow students in order to develop your own creative style.

How You Study

The taught aspect of the course is structured around two 12-week terms comprised of workshops, lectures, seminars and group critiques, with an additional emphasis on self-directed study.... [-]


Master in Politics

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

The MA Politics offers you the opportunity to develop an advanced understanding of politics and policymaking across national and international settings. You can explore critical issues that drive the political process and examine the role of the state in the governance of society. You can consider contemporary challenges, such as policy formulation and implementation in areas such as counter-terrorism, gender equality, and health. Together with tutors and peers, you have the opportunity to engage in important discussions about the future of representative democracy in Britain and globally. [+]

The Course

The MA Politics offers you the opportunity to develop an advanced understanding of politics and policymaking across national and international settings. You can explore critical issues that drive the political process and examine the role of the state in the governance of society. You can consider contemporary challenges, such as policy formulation and implementation in areas such as counter-terrorism, gender equality, and health. Together with tutors and peers, you have the opportunity to engage in important discussions about the future of representative democracy in Britain and globally.

The programme draws on expertise within the School of Social and Political Sciences, and you can benefit from close support by specialist academics. A key feature is the provision of core modules that aim to familiarise you with advanced research skills. The MA in Politics is designed to help you to become a confident researcher with the ability to explore all dimensions of the policymaking process.... [-]


Master in Public Relations

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

The MA Public Relations programme is designed to explore the role of PR counsel in commercial and not-for-profit organizations. There is an emphasis on theory and the ability to critically assess contemporary issues in communications. [+]

The Course

This programme recognizes the rapid changes taking place in the communications environment and provides you with the opportunity to develop the skills to work across multimedia and digital platforms. Teaching takes an international focus, in recognition that many corporate bodies and PR agencies operate within a global remit.

You will have the chance to research and critique developments in PR practice with a focus on an ethical approach to storytelling in the post-Leveson era. You have the opportunity to develop the strategic management skills required to be a flexible, reflective public relations practitioner.

There is the opportunity to join our student-run PR company, Cygnet PR.... [-]


Master in Studies in Media and Culture

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

This programme is designed to offer interdisciplinary encounters with some of the latest developments and trajectories in media and cultural theory. [+]

The Course

The programme seeks to provide a thorough grounding in the philosophical foundations of mediation and cultural practice and to investigate key theoretical debates reshaping this expanding and diverse field.

The coherence of the programme is achieved through close connections between core modules and specialized optional modules. You will have the opportunity to explore various aspects of the ecological entanglements of media, reflecting the research interests of the course team. Opportunities will be presented to analyze 21st Century cultural processes and phenomena in a global context and to engage in reflexive, experimental research practice.

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Master in Theatre

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

MA Theatre offers graduates in Drama, Literature, Dance, Fine Arts and other related areas of study, opportunities to further develop their knowledge and skills in Theatre and Performance, with a view to pursuing careers in the theatrical professions or other creative industries. The course also can serve as a foundation for academic research at MPhil or Ph.D. level. [+]

The Course

MA Theatre offers graduates in Drama, Literature, Dance, Fine Arts and other related areas of study, opportunities to further develop their knowledge and skills in Theatre and Performance, with a view to pursuing careers in the theatrical professions or other creative industries. The course also can serve as a foundation for academic research at MPhil or Ph.D. level.

The emphasis of MA Theatre is on the vast range of recent developments in drama, theatre and performance practice and research. The programme makes full use of the expertise of staff across the Lincoln School of Fine and Performing Arts, which embodies in-depth knowledge of contemporary theatre-making.

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MSc

Master in Accounting

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

This course provides the opportunity to develop analytical skills which can be highly valued by employers in the public and private sectors. Graduates have gone on to careers as accountants and roles in financial management and financial reporting. [+]

The Course

The MSc Accounting at the University of Lincoln is a conversion Master for those with a non-accounting background who wish to move towards an accounting-related career path.

In today’s globalized economy, standardized financial reporting is of utmost importance. This programme is designed to provide students with the opportunity to develop the skills required to progress to senior positions in accountancy.

Academically rigorous, the MSc Accounting programme provides students with the opportunity to both explore accounting practice in the context of contemporary theory and research and make sound financial judgments and recommendations.

Course content is reviewed regularly in line with industry practice, allowing students the chance to develop a thorough understanding of the International Financial Reporting Standards currently used by professionals around the world.... [-]


Master in Accounting and Finance

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

The MSc Accounting and Finance degree aims to develop and enhance the career prospects of those who work or wish to work, in finance or accountancy. The programme assumes little or no business knowledge at the undergraduate level and is therefore suitable for graduates from a range of disciplines who wish to break into this highly skilled profession. [+]

The Course

The MSc Accounting and Finance degree aims to develop and enhance the career prospects of those who work or wish to work, in finance or accountancy. The programme assumes little or no business knowledge at the undergraduate level and is therefore suitable for graduates from a range of disciplines who wish to break into this highly skilled profession.

Students are expected to develop their understanding of both the key principles and the practical skills required to prepare and analyze accounts and related financial information. Students will also have the opportunity to develop their understanding of financial management decision making and the methods used to raise finance for companies.... [-]


Master in Agri-food Technology

Campus Full time August 2019 United Kingdom Boston

This programme aims to equip students with the advanced skills, knowledge, and expertise to undertake technical and production management roles in the globally important agri-food sector. [+]

The Course

This programme aims to equip students with the advanced skills, knowledge, and expertise to undertake technical and production management roles in the globally important agri-food sector.

The agri-food sector is intrinsically linked to challenges around land and water use, climate change and health and well-being.

Students will have the opportunity to study areas such as advanced crop science, advanced food manufacturing, new product and process development, food safety & technical management, as well as commercial, operational, supply chain and agile management.

Students will also have access to industry-relevant specialist technologies and new equipment at both the University of Lincoln’s food and agricultural campuses, the National Centre for Food Manufacturing at Holbeach, and at Riseholme Park.... [-]


Master in Biotechnology

Campus Full time August 2019 United Kingdom Boston

The MSc Biotechnology programme aims to provide students with the opportunity to develop advanced level theoretical knowledge, understanding, practical experience, and training, with a particular focus on modern molecular and systems biology approaches to emerging biotechnologies. [+]

The Course

The MSc Biotechnology programme aims to provide students with the opportunity to develop advanced level theoretical knowledge, understanding, practical experience, and training, with a particular focus on modern molecular and systems biology approaches to emerging biotechnologies.

The course is designed to provide a good grounding in core biotechnology, and specialist training in medical, industrial, environmental and fermentation biotechnology with the opportunity to complete a research project within one of these areas.

The programme also seeks to provide training and support in developing a variety of key professional skills, including communication, critical analysis and thinking, project and time management, scientific writing, teamwork, ethics, information technology and career management.... [-]


Master in Clinical Animal Behaviour

Campus Full time Part time 13 - 33  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

This Master’s degree follows an evidence-based approach, which aims to develop your theoretical and practical skills for the management of problem behavior in companion animals. It is headed by a team of experts, including Europe’s first veterinary behavior professor, European and Royal College of Veterinary Surgeon's specialist Daniel Mills. [+]

The Course

The University of Lincoln’s MSc Clinical Animal Behaviour programme is headed by a team of experts and is accredited by the Association for the Study of Animal Behaviour.

This Master’s degree follows an evidence-based approach, which aims to develop your theoretical and practical skills for the management of problem behavior in companion animals. It is headed by a team of experts, including Europe’s first veterinary behavior professor, European and Royal College of Veterinary Surgeon's specialist Daniel Mills.

Teaching is informed by research and practice and you have the opportunity to gain experience of actual cases through access to the School of Life Sciences’ veterinary behavior clinic. The curriculum is closely aligned to the research conducted in the School’s Animal Behaviour Cognition and Welfare Group. You will be encouraged to develop research skills and may have the opportunity to work alongside academics on high-profile projects, many of which are funded by research councils, charities and commercial bodies.... [-]


Master in Computer Science

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

This programme is designed to equip you with the advanced knowledge and skills to develop the innovative solutions required by today’s rapidly advancing computing industry. [+]

The Course

Developments in artificial intelligence, computer vision, robotics, mobile technology and games applications have all become a normal part of society’s interaction with computing devices.

This MSc Computer Science provides the opportunity to enhance your existing knowledge of computer programming and mathematical frameworks through laboratory workshops, lectures, debates and independent research.

Working alongside our staff, you will have the chance to develop your critical understanding and gain practical experience in innovative areas such as computer vision and surveillance, robotics and mobile computing in order to develop innovative solutions to current and future challenges.... [-]


Master in Construction Science and Management

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  September 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

Our MSc in Construction Science and Management responds to the global challenges that built environments face: changes in climate, technology, urbanisation, population dynamics and governance. These challenges require innovative leadership from built environment professionals in order to adapt appropriately. [+]

The Course

Our programme is designed to further develop students' knowledge and understanding of the science of buildings and the management of the construction process, in order to fulfil their professional duties in creating, improving and sustaining our built environment. It is designed to provide students with a programme that takes a holistic perspective of construction management processes and the global challenges facing the modern construction industry.

This programme is suitable for recent graduates from construction and other related disciplines, looking to develop the technical knowledge and management skills required for a fast-track career in the construction industry. It is also suited to experienced construction professionals who aspire to senior management positions in the UK and overseas. Additionally, the knowledge and skills students can develop on this programme open up opportunities to progress to MPhil/PhD research studies in the fields of construction science, construction technology, and construction management.... [-]


Master in Crisis and Disaster Management

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  September 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

The MSc Crisis and Disaster Management brings together the areas of crisis management, risk management and disaster management with the aim of providing students with the opportunity to develop an understanding of current approaches to crisis and disaster and the impact that such events may have on businesses, communities and nations. [+]

The Course

The MSc Crisis and Disaster Management brings together the areas of crisis management, risk management and disaster management with the aim of providing students with the opportunity to develop an understanding of current approaches to crisis and disaster and the impact that such events may have on businesses, communities and nations. In particular, the programme addresses the issues of interruption to business and the need for preparedness, response and recovery strategies to minimise both economic and human losses arising from crises and disasters of both natural and human origins.

There is an increasing global demand for businesses, communities and nations to increase their resilience to potential crises and disasters, particularly through using the principles of crisis and disaster management, disaster preparedness, response and recovery planning.... [-]


Master in Developmental Psychology

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  September 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

The MSc Developmental Psychology focuses on the social, emotional and cognitive development of children and is designed for graduates and practising psychologists who wish to acquire a specialism in child development. [+]

The Course

The School of Psychology has a growing reputation as a centre of expertise in developmental psychology, with research interests in cognitive development, language acquisition, autism, motor development, human-animal interaction, child safety and injury prevention, cultural contexts of development. Research in the School is finding immediate real-world applications. For example, studies into the misinterpretation of canine facial expressions have led to a prevention tool to reduce instances of children being bitten by dogs.

You may have access to the specialist Lincoln Babylab, which is equipped with facilities for preferential looking, listening and eye-tracking as well as a motor lab and research facilities for examining comparative cognitive development.... [-]


Master in Engineering Management

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

The MSc Engineering Management degree is designed to build upon a prior engineering background and focus on enhancing managerial understanding in the engineering domain. This course aims to provide an extension beyond undergraduate study for those embarking, changing or advancing their chosen career. [+]

The Course

Informed by the needs of industry, this degree will provide students with the opportunity to develop the strong communication skills and capabilities that employers are looking for in addition to leadership, negotiation and influencing, presentation and self-awareness skills.

You will have the opportunity to study modules including energy fundamentals, finance, economics, energy systems, entrepreneurship and risk management. Delivered by both the Lincoln International Business School and the School of Engineering, the programme maximises on the specialist knowledge within each School whilst ensuring both areas meld into a coherent delivery.

Teaching includes the use of real-life case studies, with the aim of enabling you to relate theory to practice across a range of business situations. You will have the opportunity to take part in workshops led by business experts, visit companies to view current practices (costs of which are covered by the School of Engineering) and engage in company-based projects. To support these activities, you will have access to a set of career events that are designed to help to build a CV, deal with psychometric tests, and formulate effective applications.... [-]


Master in Events Management

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

The internationally focused MSc in Events Management is designed to prepare you for a career in the events industry. Despite economic volatility and political uncertainty, the events industry remains a significant contributor to global, national and regional economies and labor markets. [+]

The Course

The internationally focused MSc in Events Management is designed to prepare you for a career in the events industry. Despite economic volatility and political uncertainty, the events industry remains a significant contributor to global, national and regional economies and labor markets.

The size and dynamics of the events workforce and culturally diverse audiences means there is a continual requirement for sophisticated managers and analysts. As a key component of the service and experience economies, the event sector continues to require adaptable and highly skilled professionals who understand not only the processes of event planning and management but a capability to manage in the challenging environments within which events are staged.... [-]


Master in Fashion Management

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  September 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

The MSc in Fashion Management aims to produce graduates who are able to analyse consumer and other trends in society to develop effective purchasing, retail, and promotional strategies. [+]

The Course

The MSc in Fashion Management aims to produce graduates who are able to analyse consumer and other trends in society to develop effective purchasing, retail, and promotional strategies.

The programme is suitable for candidates who seek to pursue a management career in the fashion industry. Examples of potential roles include store manager, brand representative, fashion buyer, trend forecasting, and marketing executive.

Applications are welcome from a broad range of degree disciplines, including design, business, arts, and social sciences.

HighlightsThe programme is taught by a team of international academics. In addition, the course benefits from guest speakers, who are professionals in fashion and other business areas. ... [-]

Master in Finance

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

Our MSc Finance degree is designed to provide a framework for consolidating and enhancing students' finance and economics skills. Students have the opportunity to learn from experienced finance specialists and the chance to develop advanced knowledge in preparation for practice or further professional training. [+]

The Course

Our MSc Finance degree is designed to provide a framework for consolidating and enhancing students' finance and economics skills. Students have the opportunity to learn from experienced finance specialists and the chance to develop advanced knowledge in preparation for practice or further professional training.

Deregulation, globalization and the effect of the worldwide economic crisis across international stock markets have led to a growing interest in the subject of finance. Professionals in today’s market need to be adept at managing investments of both a financial and economic nature and use sound and informed judgment in order to make crucial decisions.

Lincoln’s MSc Finance offers students the opportunity to explore practice in the context of relevant contemporary theory and research. Students can go beyond the fundamental theories to study advanced techniques, with a focus on quantitative methods and developing their critical-thinking skills. The programme is both quantitative and research-orientated in nature.... [-]


Master in Forensic Psychology

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

This MSc focuses on case formulation and the applied aspects of forensic psychology. There is an emphasis on working with different groups, including children/adolescents, violent or sexual offenders and those with forensic mental health concerns. [+]

The Course

The programme has a clear emphasis on practice-based topics in forensic psychology. You will have the opportunity to develop your knowledge of police investigative processes and considerations for courts and sentencing while having the chance to gain knowledge and skills that are beneficial for working with different client groups, considering their assessment, risk level and treatment.

Our forensic psychology team draws on the expertise of a range of practitioners working in applied forensic psychology settings to provide specialist input into the programme.

You will have the opportunity to conduct a research project alongside academics who are active researchers in their fields. Areas of expertise amongst staff include understanding deception and interviewing skills, sexual desire and sexual offending, and online sexual exploitation material.... [-]


Master in Forensic Science

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

This scientifically rigorous Master’s programme is designed to provide extensive training in the latest techniques being employed in forensic science laboratories around the world. [+]

The Course

At Lincoln, you will be taught by experienced academics and practitioners with specialist expertise in analytical and organic chemistry, pharmacy, entomology, anthropology and molecular biology. You will be encouraged to engage in the interdisciplinary research culture at the University of Lincoln and to work alongside academics who are striving to advance forensic science techniques.

Teaching incorporates forensic principles, operating within the context of legal considerations, the role of the expert witness and presentation of evidence. You will have the opportunity to learn about the processes involved in providing impartial evidence in criminal investigations, from crime scenes to the laboratory and, finally, to the courtroom.... [-]


Master in Governance

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

As Corporate Governance is now an integral part of everyday business life, the MSc Governance programme is designed to be relevant and attractive to a wide variety of candidates and job roles across different sectors. [+]

The Course

The global financial crisis, corporate scandals and collapses, and public concern over the apparent lack of effective boards have all contributed to an explosion of interest in good governance practices. The programme is structured with a focus on practical application in the business environment and aims to provide students with a strong subject knowledge and the latest thinking in the world of Governance, Sustainability Reporting, Business Ethics, Organisational and Board Effectiveness, Finance, Law, and Strategic Thinking.

With corporations facing more risks and greater potential impacts of their activities on society, the issues of sustainability are more critical than ever. Sustainability is no longer about risk and compliance, but also about innovation, opportunity, and how to achieve excellence in both sustainability and financial performance. The programme aims to develop a sound understanding of the processes and the oversight which drives the highest standards of leadership, accountability, sustainability reporting and ethical behavior in business.... [-]


Master in Human Resource Management

Campus Full time August 2019 United Kingdom Boston

Using critical analysis, self-reflection, and problem-solving techniques, the MSc Human Resource Management (HRM) degree provides students with the opportunity to learn how to develop and implement creative and strategic HRM solutions that drive organizational performance. [+]

The Course

Professional accreditation, industry links, and a business focus make this programme ideal if you are currently involved in human resources or are interested in pursuing a career in this area.

With distinct academic and practitioner perspectives, you will have the chance to discover new ways of managing people in the modern workplace, taking into consideration people development and employee relations and understanding the broader business concerns of senior management. You will be challenged to think critically upon matters of organizational management and self-reflection.

This programme provides the opportunity to gain a professionally recognized qualification that will assist in meeting the increasing requirement of HRM practitioners to hold a Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) qualification.... [-]


Master in International Business

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  February 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

The MSc International Business programme at Lincoln is designed to equip you with the necessary qualities and subject knowledge that will enable you to compete effectively in the domestic and international labour markets. You will have the chance to develop a firm grounding in the theories and practice of international business in order to make contributions to the performance of organisations of all types around the world. [+]

The Course

The programme offers a high level of support for international students. There are integrated approaches to support in English language, orientation to studying in the UK and to postgraduate study skills, the development of enterprising and employable career capabilities, and pastoral support. Close engagement with the International Office, English Language Centre, Student Services, Careers, Library and other central services is an essential feature of this support.

Business graduates may use this programme to examine the subject area in more depth, while others can combine their existing knowledge and skills with international business theory.

You can start this programme in September or February. Please contact the School for further details lbs@lincoln.ac.uk ... [-]

Master in International Business Economics

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

The (MSc) International Business Economics is designed for students that have a background in business and management studies. The aim is to provide an opportunity to expand knowledge of the international business environment using economic analysis in a practical way. As such, the programme looks to provide a grounding in aspects of quantitative methods, business economics, the international business environment, the multinational enterprise and the international macro-financial environment. [+]

The Course

The combination of international business and applied economics on this programme is designed to provide an overview of the international world of business and a solid foundation for a career in a variety of organizations operating internationally, or as an applied/business economist. This programme is designed for those without a strong Economics or Econometrics background and is both quantitative and research orientated in nature.

Highlights This programme focuses on Quantitative Methods and International Finance and International Business. The programme is run by academics with an expertise in International Macroeconomics and Finance and International Business. You can also build your skills and knowledge further with extra-curricular activities by completing the Lincoln Award. ... [-]

Master in International Investment Banking

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  September 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

The MSc International Banking and Investment at Lincoln is designed for those who wish to follow a career in the investment banking sector. The demand for those with applicable knowledge of corporate finance, investment, commercial and investment banking is high in the UK, Europe, and the emerging market economies in Asia. [+]

The Course

The MSc International Banking and Investment at Lincoln is designed for those who wish to follow a career in the investment banking sector. The demand for those with applicable knowledge of corporate finance, investment, commercial and investment banking is high in the UK, Europe, and the emerging market economies in Asia.

MSc International Investment Banking is designed to shed light on how the economy works, how decisions are made, and how financial systems and capital markets operate.

Highlights:

The programme is designed to shed light on how the economy works, how decisions are made, and how financial systems and capital markets operate.

Successful graduates are expected to pursue careers in finance and investment in roles including financial manager, investment portfolio manager, and private/commercial/investment banker in varied economic and political contexts.... [-]


Master in Logistics and Global Operations

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

Employers are increasingly looking to recruit graduates who can demonstrate that they have the high-level skills and abilities to succeed in global logistics management. MSc Logistics and Global Operations degree at Lincoln has been designed with these employer expectations in mind. [+]

The Course

The MSc Logistics and Global Operations degree provides students with the opportunity to explore practice in the context of relevant contemporary theory and research in the field of Logistics Management from an international perspective.

The programme seeks to develop the strategic vision of the students focusing on the development of creative thinking and proactive management. The programme recognizes that all organizations, local and global, are constantly changing and seeks to ensure that managers develop the necessary knowledge and competencies to cope with this. The programme of study allows for context and situation specific learning.

Lectures, seminars, case studies and guest speakers aim to provide students with a rich and thorough understanding of the subject. It is expected that graduates will be ready to start a career in management or consultancy in areas related to logistics and operations at local and global scales.... [-]


Master in Management

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  September 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

The University of Lincoln MSc Management Programme is designed prepare students for a career in business and management. Students can study topics from accounting and finance to organisational psychology and behaviour in order to develop their understanding of how organisations operate. [+]

The Course

Modules in Leadership, Personal Impact and Negotiations aim to develop students' understanding of evolving managerial practices in contemporary organisations whilst prioritising the needs of employers seeking candidates with strong communication skills and a ‘can-do’ attitude.

In addition to completing a combination of core and optional modules, students are expected to undertake an in-depth independent study.

Graduates from all disciplines, with no previous experience in business and management studies, are welcome to apply for the programme. For those who have already studied a related discipline, this course offers the opportunity to progress your knowledge to an advanced level.... [-]


Master in Management and International Relations

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  September 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

The MSc Management and International Relations degree at Lincoln is designed for students interested in pursuing a career in international organisations. [+]

The Course

This programme combines the theory of international relations and development studies with core management and organisational skills, aiming to educate students to become effective members of private, governmental, and non-profit organisations. Examples of potential employers include non-governmental organisations (NGOs), intergovernmental organisations, civil service, charities, and businesses.

You will have the opportunity to develop team working skills by participating in a simulation exercise, climbing Mount Everest. You will also have the opportunity to participate in an interactive and intuitive real-life escape game as part of an optional study trip to Escape Rooms in Manchester. Costs of which are covered by the School.... [-]


Master in Marketing

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  February 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

The MSc Marketing degree provides an opportunity for aspiring and experienced marketeers to advance their expertise and specialist knowledge in order to make a major contribution to the performance of an organisation. [+]

The Course

Marketing is a key management task which is crucial for the success of tomorrow’s business professionals. At Lincoln, you will be taught by experienced practitioners and academics, giving you the opportunity to develop a thorough knowledge of marketing theory and the chance to develop the planning, strategic-thinking and managerial skills necessary to progress your career.

As part of the Lincoln International Business School, you will have the opportunity to attend an impressive series of lectures from industry managers and business professionals. Our strong industry links inform the curriculum on this programme and you are encouraged to establish and build your own network of contacts.... [-]


Master in Marketing with Luxury Brands

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

The MSc Marketing with Luxury Brands degree at Lincoln offers students an opportunity to specialize in luxury goods and brand management. This programme aims to develop a thorough knowledge of marketing theory and the planning, strategic-thinking and managerial skills necessary to secure a career in the luxury goods and experience sectors. [+]

The Course

The MSc Marketing with Luxury Brands degree at Lincoln offers students an opportunity to specialize in luxury goods and brand management. This programme aims to develop a thorough knowledge of marketing theory and the planning, strategic-thinking and managerial skills necessary to secure a career in the luxury goods and experience sectors.

The programme is taught by a team of international academics. In addition, the course will benefit from guest speakers, who are professionals in well-known and innovative organizations.

Students can access a set of exclusive career events that help to build a CV, deal with psychometric tests, and formulate effective applications.... [-]


Master in Mechanical Engineering

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

This programme aims to provide the opportunity for graduates from science, technology, engineering and mathematics disciplines to gain the skills, knowledge, and abilities required to meet the significant demands required of the 21st Century professional engineer. [+]

The Course

The University of Lincoln’s Master’s in Mechanical Engineering hasbeen developed around the key strands of energy conversion, system design using computer-aided engineering, system control, and sustainability.

The study is based on inquiry and action learning, where students are introduced to a topic and then have the opportunity to develop their understanding through problem-based scenarios. Modules are taught in week-long blocks, allowing the participation of part-time students in full-time employment.

You can be part of a thriving hub of research and development within the School of Engineering, where you will have the chance to work alongside academics on projects in collaboration with industry.... [-]


Master in Project Management

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

The MSc Project Management degree at Lincoln provides an opportunity to engage with fundamental theories and best practices in a systematic, critical and at the same time creative way. Today’s global businesses list project management skills as some of the most desirable when hiring new talent. [+]

The Course

Projects are ubiquitous nowadays, formalizing the way in which companies organize and implement the constant improvements required to successfully operate in competitive markets and usually involving high risk and uncertainty. The historical legacy of project management is evident everywhere in the world. Everything that was constructed, starting with the Egyptian pyramids through medieval cathedrals to skyscrapers and other prominent examples of contemporary infrastructure, was at some point a project.

Irrespective of your current level of project management knowledge or experience, you will have the chance to gain more confidence to better plan complex projects, lead and inspire your team, manage difficult stakeholders and cope with the most unpleasant or unexpected risks. You will also have the opportunity to develop practical skills relating to design, planning, and execution of projects, in addition to conflict resolution and effective multi-functional project integration.... [-]


Master in Robotics and Autonomous Systems

Campus Full time August 2019 United Kingdom Boston

The MSc Robotics and Autonomous Systems is designed to equip students with the advanced knowledge and skills to develop the innovative solutions required by the rapidly emerging global industry in Robotics and Autonomous Systems (RAS). [+]

The Course

The MSc Robotics and Autonomous Systems is designed to equip students with the advanced knowledge and skills to develop the innovative solutions required by the rapidly emerging global industry in Robotics and Autonomous Systems (RAS).

The programme aims to provide the opportunity to enhance and apply students' existing knowledge of computer programming and mathematical frameworks through laboratory workshops, lectures, debates and independent research.

The course assumes a familiarity with programming concepts and the supporting mathematical framework while presenting advanced concepts relating specifically to the computing domain.

How You Study

Students on this programme can experience a blend of different teaching and learning approaches. The programme aims to enable the development of skills through practical workshops in the laboratory, and academic knowledge through debate, lectures, discussion, and personal research.... [-]


Master in Sport Science

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

The MSc Sport Science is designed for graduates from sport-related degrees and professional practitioners wishing to keep their scientific knowledge and skills up to date. [+]

The Course

With an emphasis on applied theory, practical work and community engagement, this programme aims to provide students with a multidisciplinary understanding of sport science with an option to specialise in a particular area.

The MSc Sport Science is designed for graduates from sport-related degrees and professional practitioners wishing to keep their scientific knowledge and skills up to date.

You will be encouraged to undertake applied work in the areas that best fit your interests and career plans. Academics with specialist knowledge will mentor and support you throughout your chosen research project.

You can choose to focus your independent work within one of three named pathways – Biomechanics, Physiology or Psychology – or study the MSc Sport Science without a designated pathway, in order to reflect the interdisciplinary nature of your studies.... [-]


Master in Tourism and Marketing

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

Tourism is a globally important industry that offers a wide range of career opportunities. The MSc Tourism and Marketing degree at Lincoln can offer a route to a variety of pathways dependent on career aspirations through its selection of modules. [+]

The Course

Tourism is a globally important industry that offers a wide range of career opportunities. The MSc Tourism and Marketing degree at Lincoln can offer a route to a variety of pathways dependent on career aspirations through its selection of modules.

The programme is designed to develop an understanding of marketing in the context of tourism. Students will have the opportunity to study a range of modules in tourism and marketing with the aim of developing an understanding of tourists as consumers and how destinations can be branded and promoted. Students will also have the chance to develop critical-thinking and organizational skills, which aim to support them to become an effective professional.... [-]


Master

Master in Architecture

Campus Full time August 2019 United Kingdom Boston

The course aims to attract a cohort of students from around the world and seeks to give you the opportunity to build your own global network of collaborators. [+]

The Course

The Master of Architecture (Global Practice) recognizes the global and interdisciplinary nature of design practice in the built environment. It is designed for professionals with ambitions to lead in global design practice. In teaching, learning, and assessment, the emphasis is on interdisciplinary teamwork and project-based design in the built environment.

There is scope for students to design the Masters Design Project to suit their aspirations in academic research or design practice in the built environment. The programme involves global design practices in collaboration with participants and aims to produce employable leaders in Architecture and allied disciplines in a global context.... [-]


Master in Architecture (MArch)

Campus Full time Part time 2 - 5  September 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

This vocational programme aims to provide a high-quality education for aspiring architects. The programme is prescribed by the Architects Registration Board and validated by the Royal Institute of British Architects. [+]

The Course

This vocational programme aims to provide a high-quality education for aspiring architects. The programme is prescribed by the Architects Registration Board and validated by the Royal Institute of British Architects.

This course encourages critical reflection on personal aims, achievements and design philosophy within a framework of structured theoretical debate and individual research. It provides the freedom to tailor your learning within a framework that satisfies the requirements of the Royal Institute of British Architects and Architects Registration Board Part 2.

There is an emphasis on developing professional skills through individual study, group work and studio activities. You will have the opportunity to focus on the aspects of architecture that interest you most and those that align with your career aspirations.... [-]


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