Taught course

Business Analysis and Consultancy

Institution
University of Hertfordshire · Hertfordshire Business School
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

An honours degree (at least 2:2 or above) in Business, Management, or any other discipline that includes a quantitative or computing element.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The course has been developed to enable you to develop advanced knowledge and skills in the following areas:

  • Business Analytical Methods and Information Technology
  • Business Problem Structuring and Solving
  • Consultancy Skills in the Business Environment


These themes are explored through modules in Business Analytics, Computer Simulation, Creative Problem Solving, Consultancy Skills and Business Statistics. The course also includes a project based module where you will solve a problem for a client using the knowledge and skills acquired during your study. There is then a further applied consultancy project, which allows you to independently research, investigate and analyse a current business problem.

The course focuses on:

  • computational, mathematical, philosophical and management science approaches to business analysis
  • developing problem solving skills
  • enhancing your ability to use business software and other information technology
  • encouraging independent and creative thinking
  • effective communication in all formats appropriate to a business environment.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
University Switchboard
Email
ask@herts.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1707 284800