Entry requirements

Specific entry requirements for this course are normally students should possess a minimum 2:2 hons degree.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Globally recognised for its quality and expert delivery, our MSc Project Management is an extremely popular course which is well respected in industry. The themes of sustainability, enterprise, employability and internationalisation are central to the programme of study and by focusing on these specialised areas, you’ll become fully equipped with the skills and knowledge necessary for forging a rewarding and successful career. The development of leadership and team building skills is a cornerstone of the course: you’ll attend a bespoke residential workshop hosted by an internationally renowned management development company situated in the heart of the Lake District National Park.

Industry Links

We have excellent links within the building, construction and project management industries.

Learning Environment and Assessment

Throughout the course you will develop your knowledge and understanding through a series of lectures, seminars and practical workshops. These contiguous teaching methods are supported through directed study of text books, research papers/journal articles, case study materials, workshops, and assignments or project work.

Subject specific skills are developed through opportunities to practise such activities in an appropriate learning context (eg seminars, tutorials and workshops). Web based materials and practical manuals are used where appropriate to support structured learning. Other skills are developed through naturally arising opportunities in the curriculum.
Knowledge and understanding is assessed through written assignments, the research dissertation and oral presentations. The assessments are all designed so that you can demonstrate your knowledge and understanding and meet the various module learning outcomes. Within each module the assessment methods are designed to contribute to your continuing development. Feedback is provided on a regular basis, identifying opportunities for improvement and providing periodic evaluations of progress.

Academic Expertise

The School of Engineering has an established reputation for academic excellence and this is reflected in the high calibre of teaching staff within the School. Our highly qualified academic team includes a selection of professors, lecturers, research staff and industry experts; ensuring the course provides a coherent professional, academic and intellectual experience.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
PG Admissions Coordinator
Email
cenquiries@uclan.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1772 892400