Taught course

Management Studies (DMS)

Institution
University of Wolverhampton · Faculty of Social Sciences
Qualifications
DMS

Entry requirements

· You will have normally occupied a position of management responsibility for a minimum of two years within an organisation; · A first or second class undergraduate honours degree from a UK university or overseas equivalent, or a professional qualification and/or experience considered to be equivalent to the above; · A reference from a tutor who has supervised your undergraduate studies and/or employer; · You may apply for accreditation of prior learning (APL) subject to the guidelines set out in our APL Handbook. APL includes accreditation of prior certificated learning and /or accreditation of prior experiential learning. Applications are also welcome from individuals who do not possess the above qualifications but who have significant management experience and are able to demonstrate previous non-certificated learning equivalent to the above. In such cases, admission to the programme will be based on an evaluation of your ability to continue to benefit from and achieve the award.

Months of entry

October

Course content

Are you looking to develop your career in business and management? If so, we have a two-year Diploma in Management Studies programme which is specifically designed to do this.

The course will develop your knowledge of key business functions and their relationship with the wider strategic and international environment. You will expand your knowledge and understanding of the current changes in the business environment through the study of leadership, organisational change and transformation, and strategic management.

By the end of the programme you will have enhanced your knowledge and understanding of business and management concepts and principles, theoretical frameworks and applied analysis. This will be achieved through a range of learning experiences, including live case studies and visiting speakers. You will also develop key skills in problem-solving, project management and team working.

Information for international students

If English is not your first language, a TOEFL score of 550 or above, an IELTS score of 6.0 or above or evidence of English proficiency equivalent to the above is required. Visit: www.wlv.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

UK students
www.wlv.ac.uk/fees
International students
www.wlv.ac.uk/fees

Employer or self-funded

Qualification and course duration

DMS

part time
24 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations50
Written coursework / continuous assessment50
Dissertation (0 words)

Course contact details

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