Taught course

Advanced Technology Management

Institution
University of Wolverhampton · Faculty of Science and Engineering
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A lower second honours degree or equivalent in related subject is required for direct entry onto this Master’s programme. or A Postgraduate Certificate in a related subject or equivalent with a minimum of grade C in all modules. Students are selected using application form and references in the first instance and maybe invited for interview. Minimum English competency is the standard MSc entry: IELTS 6.0 or equivalent.

Months of entry

October

Course content

Modern industry operates within a highly competitive global market, the adoption, exploration and management of technology across both design and manufacture is at the forefront of providing successful business with the competitive edge needed to survive and grow. In addition society is demanding that such business enterprises become evermore proactive in terms of sustainability and to adopt a social conscious across their business strategies.

This course aims to develop your knowledge and understanding of modern sustainable technologies in terms of product development, optimisation and manufacture. You will gain a comprehensive understanding of how various IT based tools and systems function while also gaining insights into how these are implemented effectively within the manufacturing and industrial sectors. You will be equipped to undertake cross-functional management roles and to evaluate how modern organisations can strategically exploit existing and emerging technologies. This reflects the growing demand for specialists with advanced skills and knowledge to drive forward effective new product development and introduction across all of the major industrial sectors including automotive, aerospace and general manufacture.
To help you meet the challenges presented by this fascinating and key area, the School of Technology not only supports you with a wealth of experience and unique expertise, it also gives you access to state of the art Computing and Product Development facilities including the Virtual Design Enterprise Centre equipped with high specification PC’s and immersive 7 metre wide stereoscopic visualisation screen.

Information for international students

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Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

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Email
enquiries@wlv.ac.uk
Phone
0800 953 3222