Taught course

Public Service Management

Institution
University of South Wales · University of South Wales
Qualifications
MScPGCertPGDip

Entry requirements

You will usually be expected to have an Honours degree of class 2:2 or above in any discipline. For applicants who do not possess a degree, a minimum of two years’ middle management experience with associated training, may be taken into account via the Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL)/Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL) mechanism (University regulations will apply). If you have relevant prior qualifications, you could obtain exemptions from certain modules. International applicants will need a good command of English – the minimum equivalent of an IELTS score of 6.5, or IBT TOEFL 86, depending on the course you are studying.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This Masters degree is specifically designed for individuals who work in or with public service related organisations.

You will examine the challenges faced in public service, making strong links between academic theory and management practice to establish a relevant context. You will also specialise in a key area through your chosen dissertation topic.

The University has a long tradition of providing high-quality courses in public service management, and has successfully delivered such postgraduate programmes for over 20 years.

Information for international students

International applicants will need a good command of English – the minimum equivalent of an IELTS score of 6.5, or IBT TOEFL 86, depending on the course you are studying.

Fees and funding

For full information, please visit www.southwales.ac.uk/money

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
36 months

PGCert

part time
12 months
full time
4 months

PGDip

part time
24 months
full time
8 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment80
Dissertation20 (20000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Enquiries and Admissions
Email
enquiries@southwales.ac.uk
Phone
03455 76 77 78