Taught course

Project Management

Institution
Teesside University · School of Science and Engineering
Qualifications
MScPGDip

Entry requirements

Applicants should normally have an honours degree (at least 2.2) in an engineering/science/technology discipline.

Months of entry

September, February

Course content

Project management processes are about implementing methodologies, knowledge, skills and techniques to successfully accomplish projects in an efficient and effective manner. This course develops these competencies required by project managers in the modern engineering, manufacturing, construction, telecom, process, oil and gas industries. Whether you are managing a complex project, bringing a new product to market or managing an organisational change, this course provides you with the skills and knowledge to plan, implement, control and deliver your projects at strategic and operational levels.

This course develops the competencies required by project managers in the modern engineering, manufacturing, construction, telecom, process and oil and gas industries. Whether you are managing a complex project, bringing a new product to market or managing an organisational change, this course will provide you with the skills and knowledge to plan, implement, control and deliver your projects at strategic and oprational levels.

You will gain significant analytical, interpersonal and practical competencies through tailored modules that cover advance planning and visualisation, risk management, procurement and contract strategy, health and safety, managing operations and finance, project management and enterprise, and managing change or PRINCE2®.

You will also undertake a major research project that allows you to specialise in a field of interest to you. Teesside University has a strong research record in project management. The course is suitable for new and recent university graduates seeking careers in project management, and to practitioners with relevant industrial experience intending to undertake project management roles and responsibilities in their organisations.


Modules include:

Advanced Project Planning and Visualisation , Managing Operations and Finance, Practical Health & Safety Skills
Procurement and Contract Strategy, Research & Study Skills, Project Management & Enterprise, Risk Management in Engineering Projects

and one optional module from Managing Change or Managing Projects with PRINCE2

Followed by a 60 credit project.

The course is delivered using a series of lectures, tutorials and laboratory sessions. Assessment varies from module to module. The assessment methodology could include in-course assignments, presentations or formal examinations.

Information for international students

All international students should offer an IELTS score of 6.0 or equivalent, with no componenet below 5.5. Pre-sessional English courses are available please see the international pages on our web-site for full information on all services available to international students.

Fees and funding

For information on funding please visit our web-site www.tees.ac.uk

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

PGDip

full time
8 months

Course contact details

Name
Admissions Team
Email
sse-admissions@tees.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1642 738800