Doctorate in Business

Size: px
Start display at page:

Download "Doctorate in Business"

Transcription

1 Doctorate in Business Administration (DBA) Start dates: April 2014, September 2014, February 2015 and June 2015 Part-time study Work-based learning

2 What s unique about this course? The philosophy underpinning this course takes a new perspective on how learning relates to practice. It is designed to facilitate and enable you as a professional to consider the questions of importance in your setting, and build capacity in you as a professional and researcher to enable you to answer these pressing questions in your workplace. The course is designed to support you to reflect at an advanced level on your profession and develop new, original ways in which you can contribute to the professional knowledge base in your area. The course is layered to enable you to engage with understanding traditional research methods and new pragmatic methods of research which can be used to conduct research in the professional setting. This course is somewhat different from many other doctoral programmes out there. The learning in this course is designed to be directly applicable to your workplace. The uniqueness of this course is in the systematic approach it takes to enabling you as a student to answer the questions you need answered for your professional position, then supporting you to develop your research and writing skills. This enables you to produce an original contribution of knowledge to your professional area. What s in it for me? There are a number of benefits of doctoral level study for professionals. It generates a researchbased approach to solving problems. It builds capacity in a systematic way of collecting evidence and encourages an independent and open mind for analysis and interpretation of evidence. The traditional PhD has a strong theoretical emphasis but a narrow focus in the topic area of the thesis. Such doctorates can be very useful for those seeking to undertake a career as an academic researcher. However, for professionals in the workplace, the traditional doctorate can seem a daunting prospect. In fact, very low completion rates have been reported for part-time mature students. The Doctorate in Business Administration (DBA) is designed to provide you with an advanced level of research capability and knowledge that is directly tied to your profession and applicable in your organisation. What will I do? The content of the programme will be individually driven by you and your supervisors dependent on your specific area of interest and professional setting. However, all students will undertake a taught component, which will include research methodology, reflection on your practice, business innovation and development of your knowledge of business and research in work. You will be supported to explore your own research questions and supported to begin to write academically about your professional practice and research area. How is the course structured? There are a number of stages you will move through to support your doctoral work to completion. The course supports you to develop your ideas, create a research proposal outlining your ideas, to create a more detailed research plan of what and when you will do things, building your capacity towards conducting your doctoral research project.

3 What happens if something goes wrong? You will register as a Doctorate in Business Administration student, but if something happens and you are unable to complete the full course there are exit points. This means that if you complete the first year but are unable to continue you will be able to come away from the first year of the taught modules with 60 and a Postgraduate Certificate in Methods. If you complete the second year of taught modules you would have 120 and could exit with a Postgraduate Diploma in Methods, or depending on your circumstances you might choose to use the writing you ve already done during the course (10,000 word report, 3,000 word essay) and write a 20,000 word thesis to exit with an MPhil (or Master of Philosophy). However, these exit points are only used if something goes wrong and it is hoped you will progress to complete your doctoral thesis and gain your Doctorate. The figure below shows the pathways you will take towards your doctoral thesis: Innovation OPTION 20 CORE MODULE Methods 20 CORE MODULE Evaluating Professional 20 CORE CHOICE Business Innovation YEAR 1 20 CORE REQ Core skills essay 3,000 words 40 CORE MODULE Methods for Professional CORE REQ Transition Report 10,000 words EXIT POINT: PgCert YEAR 2 EXIT POINT: MPhil CORE REQ Thesis 30-40,000 words YEAR 3-5(+) LEVEL 8 EXIT POINT: Project and thesis

4 When can I start? You can start the course at three points during the year, September, February and June (please note that during 2014 we will start the cohort in April instead of February). The modules will be running throughout the year and you will join the next module coming up. The diagram below demonstrates how this might work: SEPTEMBER Methods FEBRUARY Evaluating Professional JUNE Business Innovation What kind of workload will I have? In the first two years you will be asked to undertake taught modules, these are work-based learning modules and will be relevant to your professional practice. You will be asked to attend workshops, probably once a month and to hand in assignments for each module. In a list form the modules are as follows: Module Credits Description Methods Business Innovation Evaluating Professional Advanced Clinical Skills Methods for Professional Core skills essay 20 The scientific method, theoretical approaches, traditional research methods. 20 Innovation in professional practice, examining innovation in service, product, process and developing an innovative mind set in professional practice. 20 Negotiated work-based learning, tailored to context, reflection and enhancement of professional practice. 20 Critical evaluation of evidence-based practice and implementation. 40 Pragmatic research methods including improvement science, action research. 20 A research essay, supported by your supervisors to begin writing about your area of research. Option 20 from selected list. Project 60 Doctoral thesis - 40,000 words.

5 You have the option to take an extra module, if this will help you to advance your knowledge in your professional area and to help you to prepare to successfully complete your research thesis. You can choose from the following list of modules: Module School Code Level Evidence-based Implementation of Improvement Methods Engaging Others in Improvement Project Strategy Advanced Methods College of Nursing, Midwifery and Healthcare College of Nursing, Midwifery and Healthcare The Claude Littner Business School School of Psychology, Social Work and Human Sciences Please visit uwl.ac.uk for an up-to-date list of options available on this course. NS70082O 7 20 NS70080O 7 20 TBC 7 20 SS70003E 7 20 What will the student journey look like for me? When you start the course you will be enrolled on the university systems, given access to the extensive library and academic resources. Students will be assigned a university based supervisor who will meet with you within the first few weeks of the course to discuss how you plan to develop your learning to support your doctoral thesis. You will begin taking the taught modules and alongside this will begin to develop plans for your thesis. Your university supervisor will co-ordinate with you on finding and arranging a work place supervisor who will be experienced in your area and able to mentor and support your work-based project (upon which you will write your dissertation). The structure of the course allows you to slowly build your capacity and knowledge about research and evidence based practice. Each module will have assignments, which are designed to help you develop and refine your ideas for your thesis. At the end of the first two years, as you finish the taught component of the course, you will be asked to write a report which will become the basis for your thesis. Your supervisors will be there to support and guide your development as you move through the programme.

6 What assignments will I have to do? The assignments you will be asked to complete as part of the course are all designed to help you towards building your project and your thesis dissertation. You will be asked to submit a research proposal and research plan. All students will have to go through a process of approval from the Degrees Committee (who review all doctoral students in the university). All of these pieces can be used to support and develop your final thesis. RESEARCH METHODS research proposal research plan Evaluating professional practice professional portfolio CORE OPTION Business OR Clinical THESIS oral presentation dissertation Core skills essay Methods for professional practice portfolio transition report Your thesis Your project (upon which you write your thesis) will be related to your work, so you may be able to undertake your dissertation as part of your normal working duties. You may also wish to do your dissertation on a topic aligned with work, and therefore may need to agree with your line manager time for you to work on your project and write up your dissertation. To find out more about Inspire uwl.ac.uk/inspire Contact us

7

8 University of West London St Mary s Road Ealing London W5 5RF University of West London Boston Manor Road Brentford Middlesex TW8 9GA

MA in Health and Social Care

MA in Health and Social Care Programme Specification and Curriculum Map for MA in Health and Social Care 1. Programme title Health and Social Care 2. Awarding institution Middlesex University 3. Teaching institution Middlesex University

More information

Your course opportunities CENTRE FOR CAREER & PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT. Faculty of Education

Your course opportunities CENTRE FOR CAREER & PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT. Faculty of Education Your course opportunities CENTRE FOR CAREER & PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT Faculty of Education 2 Centre for Career & Personal Development A place for career building Faculty of Education Centre for Career & Personal

More information

Alternative Routes to Doctorate Qualification. Professor Sandra Watson Associate Dean Academic Development Edinburgh Napier Business School

Alternative Routes to Doctorate Qualification. Professor Sandra Watson Associate Dean Academic Development Edinburgh Napier Business School Alternative Routes to Doctorate Qualification Professor Sandra Watson Associate Dean Academic Development Edinburgh Napier Business School Range of Options PhD-Research Doctorate PhD by Published Work

More information

HCMG02 ADVANCED CHILD CARE PRACTICE 2. - Therapeutic Communication with Children & Young People 30 M

HCMG02 ADVANCED CHILD CARE PRACTICE 2. - Therapeutic Communication with Children & Young People 30 M MA/PGDip/PGCert in Therapeutic Child Care Awarding Institution: The University of Reading Teaching Institution: The University of Reading Programme length: part-time over 24 months, including 2 residential

More information

PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMMES

PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMMES PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMMES KEY FACTS Programme name Clinical Research Award Masters in Research (MRes) School Health Sciences Department or equivalent Division of Health Services Research

More information

INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY FOR GRADUATE STUDIES Faculty of Organisational and Political Psychology Doctoral and Master s Programmes

INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY FOR GRADUATE STUDIES Faculty of Organisational and Political Psychology Doctoral and Master s Programmes INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY FOR GRADUATE STUDIES Faculty of Organisational and Political Psychology Doctoral and Master s Programmes I. Instructional Philosophy A. IUGS students are typically mid-career professionals

More information

XXXXGLOSS www.bcs.org.uk www.bps.org.uk www.edexcel.org.uk

XXXXGLOSS www.bcs.org.uk www.bps.org.uk www.edexcel.org.uk Glossary of terms Xxxx GLOSSARY A A level GCE Advanced level. Academic staff The University s professors, principal lecturers, senior lecturers and lecturers, demonstrators, senior demonstrators, tutors,

More information

Programme Specification and Curriculum Map for MA Global Governance and Public Policy

Programme Specification and Curriculum Map for MA Global Governance and Public Policy Programme Specification and Curriculum Map for MA Global Governance and Public Policy 1. Programme title MA / PGDip / PG Cert Global Governance and Public Policy: International Development 2. Awarding

More information

PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION

PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION KEY FACTS Programme name Master of Public Health Award Master of Public Health (MPH) School Health Sciences Department or equivalent Health Services Research and Management Programme

More information

Criteria for the Accreditation of. DBA Programmes

Criteria for the Accreditation of. DBA Programmes Criteria for the Accreditation of DBA Programmes 1 1 INTRODUCTION 1.1 This document sets out the criteria for DBA programme accreditation. While setting the standards that accredited provision is expected

More information

Graduate Programme in Health and Social Sciences. Flexible professional development

Graduate Programme in Health and Social Sciences. Flexible professional development Graduate Programme in Health and Social Sciences Flexible professional development Introduction What is the Graduate Programme in Health and Social Sciences? The Graduate Programme in Health and Social

More information

PgCert/PgDip/MSc Contemporary Healthcare

PgCert/PgDip/MSc Contemporary Healthcare Plymouth University Faculty of Health and Human Sciences School of Nursing and Midwifery Programme Specification PgCert/PgDip/MSc Contemporary Healthcare Advancing Practice / Health Genetics / Midwifery

More information

ACADEMIC QUALITY ASSURANCE 2014/15 GUIDANCE ON PROFESSIONAL DOCTORATES

ACADEMIC QUALITY ASSURANCE 2014/15 GUIDANCE ON PROFESSIONAL DOCTORATES ACADEMIC QUALITY ASSURANCE 2014/15 GUIDANCE ON PROFESSIONAL DOCTORATES Updated September 2014 GUIDANCE ON PROFESSIONAL DOCTORATES Introduction Professional Doctorate awards are covered by sections within

More information

De Montfort University. Course Template

De Montfort University. Course Template De Montfort University Course Template 1. Basic information Course Name: Criminology and Criminal Justice Course Code: PA081T Level (UG, PG): Postgraduate Doctorate Academic Period: 2015 Faculty: HLS -

More information

Arts, Humanities and Social Science Faculty

Arts, Humanities and Social Science Faculty MA in Education (full-time) For students entering in 2013/4 Awarding Institution: Teaching Institution: Relevant QAA subject Benchmarking group(s): Faculty: Programme length: Date of specification: Programme

More information

/ Doctorate of Business Administration

/ Doctorate of Business Administration / Doctorate of Business Administration Sunderland Business School s Doctorate of Business Administration programme (DBA) is a stimulating, innovative programme which has been developed to strengthen your

More information

NIHR Studentship Information and Guidance. Clinical Academic Training Pathway for nurses, midwives and allied health professionals

NIHR Studentship Information and Guidance. Clinical Academic Training Pathway for nurses, midwives and allied health professionals NIHR Studentship Information and Guidance Clinical Academic Training Pathway for nurses, midwives and allied health professionals Master s Degree Places in Clinical Research Faculty of Health Sciences

More information

Programme Specifications

Programme Specifications Programme Specifications MASTER OF PHILOSOPHY IN ARCHITECTURE AND URBAN DESIGN (MAUD) 1 Awarding body University of Cambridge 2 Teaching institution Department of Architecture 3 Accreditation details None

More information

Programme Specification MASTER OF STUDIES IN INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS

Programme Specification MASTER OF STUDIES IN INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS Programme Specification MASTER OF STUDIES IN INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS 1 Awarding body University of Cambridge 2 Teaching institution Faculty of Human, Social and Political Science 3 Accreditation details

More information

QUEEN MARGARET UNIVERSITY ST COLUMBA S HOSPICE. MSc IN PALLIATIVE CARE

QUEEN MARGARET UNIVERSITY ST COLUMBA S HOSPICE. MSc IN PALLIATIVE CARE St Columba's Hospice EDINBURGH QUEEN MARGARET UNIVERSITY ST COLUMBA S HOSPICE MSc IN PALLIATIVE CARE For health and social care practitioners working with patients and families requiring palliative care

More information

Nottingham Trent University Course Specification Multidisciplinary Master s

Nottingham Trent University Course Specification Multidisciplinary Master s Nottingham Trent University Course Specification Multidisciplinary Master s Basic Course Information 1. Awarding Institution: Nottingham Trent University 2. School/Campus: All Schools / All Campuses 3.

More information

PGCert/PGDip/MA Education PGDip/Masters in Teaching and Learning (MTL) Programme Specifications

PGCert/PGDip/MA Education PGDip/Masters in Teaching and Learning (MTL) Programme Specifications PGCert/PGDip/MA Education PGDip/Masters in Teaching and Learning (MTL) Programme Specifications Faculty of Education, Law and Social Sciences School of Education December 2011 Programme Specification PG

More information

The MBA, MSc and DBA for busy Professionals

The MBA, MSc and DBA for busy Professionals The MBA, MSc and DBA for busy Professionals Do not be left out. Every professional is trying to go back to school. Join knowledge industry by enrolling on the famous Heriot Watt University Edinburgh Business

More information

Programme Specification PG Cert/ PG Dip/ MA Integrative Counselling

Programme Specification PG Cert/ PG Dip/ MA Integrative Counselling Programme Specification PG Cert/ PG Dip/ MA Integrative Counselling 1. Awarding institution/body University of Worcester 2. Teaching institution The Iron Mill Institute, Exeter PCI College, Dublin 3. Programme

More information

Doctoral studies in the School of Education and Social Work

Doctoral studies in the School of Education and Social Work University of Sussex Doctoral studies in the School of Education and Social Work www.sussex.ac.uk/esw Is this programme right for me? Does the idea of undertaking research in your area of expertise interest

More information

BA Community Health and Nursing Studies

BA Community Health and Nursing Studies BA Community Health and Nursing Studies Awarding Institution: Teaching Institution: Relevant QAA benchmarking group Faculty of Economic and Social Sciences For students commencing the programme in 2002

More information

University of Plymouth. Programme Specification. Doctorate in Business Administration

University of Plymouth. Programme Specification. Doctorate in Business Administration University of Plymouth Faculty of Social Science and Business Programme Specification Doctorate in Business Administration (full title(s) as approved) Programme Specification Template: EDaLT July 2006

More information

Teaching institution: Institute of Education, University of London

Teaching institution: Institute of Education, University of London PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION Doctor in Education Awarding body: Institute of Education, University of London Teaching institution: Institute of Education, University of London Name of the final award: Doctor

More information

The York Social Policy Masters Programme

The York Social Policy Masters Programme The York Social Policy Masters Programme MA Comparative and International Social Policy MA Social Policy MRes Social Policy We offer three Masters-level degree programmes designed for those looking for

More information

Programme approval 2008/09 PROGRAMME APPROVAL FORM SECTION 1 THE PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION

Programme approval 2008/09 PROGRAMME APPROVAL FORM SECTION 1 THE PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION PROGRAMME APPROVAL FORM SECTION 1 THE PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION 1. Programme title and designation Vascular Ultrasound 2. Final award Award Title Credit ECTS Any special criteria value equivalent MSc Vascular

More information

value equivalent value

value equivalent value PROGRAMME APPROVAL FORM SECTION 1 THE PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION 1. Programme title and designation MRES Clinical Research TMRS1KTCNR TMRS2KTCNR 2. Final award Award Title Credit ECTS Any special criteria

More information

MASTER OF PHILOSOPHY IN LATIN AMERICAN STUDIES

MASTER OF PHILOSOPHY IN LATIN AMERICAN STUDIES University of Cambridge: Programme Specifications Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information in this programme specification. Programme specifications are produced and then reviewed

More information

continue to advance their Manufacturing Management knowledge and understanding, and develop new skills to a high level;

continue to advance their Manufacturing Management knowledge and understanding, and develop new skills to a high level; PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION COURSE TITLES: PgD Manufacturing Management MSc Manufacturing Management PgC Engineering (Exit award only) PLEASE NOTE: This specification provides a concise summary of the main

More information

Programme Specification (Postgraduate) Date amended: 12 April 2012

Programme Specification (Postgraduate) Date amended: 12 April 2012 Programme Specification (Postgraduate) Date amended: 12 April 2012 1. Programme Title(s): MSc Educational Leadership (School Business Managers) 2. Awarding body or institution: University of Leicester

More information

Responding to feedback from students. Guidance about providing information for students

Responding to feedback from students. Guidance about providing information for students Responding to feedback from students Guidance about providing information for students Contents Introduction... 1 Policy developments since 2011... 3 How student feedback is used... 3 QAA findings of good

More information

Faculty of Arts & Humanities Plymouth University. Master of Research (M.Res) History. Programme Specification

Faculty of Arts & Humanities Plymouth University. Master of Research (M.Res) History. Programme Specification Faculty of Arts & Humanities Plymouth University Master of Research (M.Res) History Programme Specification Informal Faculty Review: 18 July 2006 Approval Event: 22 November 2006 First intake: September

More information

Approved by: Senate December 2005. University Framework for Professional Doctorates

Approved by: Senate December 2005. University Framework for Professional Doctorates Approved by: Senate December 2005 University Framework for Professional Doctorates FRAMEWORK FOR PROFESSIONAL DOCTORATES Introduction The Professional Doctorates Task Group was established by the Graduate

More information

De Montfort University. Course Template

De Montfort University. Course Template De Montfort University Course Template. Basic information Course Name: Doctorate in Health Science Course Code: PH92T Level (UG, PG): Postgraduate Doctorate Academic Period: 205 Faculty: HLS - Faculty

More information

BA (Hons) Children s Care Learning and Development (Progression year)

BA (Hons) Children s Care Learning and Development (Progression year) University Campus Suffolk Programme Specification Course Title: BA (Hons) Children s Care Learning and Development (Progression year) A joint award of the University of East Anglia and the University of

More information

ADULT TRAINING AND EDUCATION STUDIES

ADULT TRAINING AND EDUCATION STUDIES ADULT TRAINING AND EDUCATION STUDIES INTRODUCTION Adult Training and Education Studies offers a range of part-time blended and distance learning programmes focused on expanding your intellectual and professional

More information

community health continuing professional education flexible undergraduate and postgraduate courses

community health continuing professional education flexible undergraduate and postgraduate courses community health continuing professional education flexible undergraduate and postgraduate courses Continuing Professional Education The continuing professional education (CPE) division of the School of

More information

Continuing Professional Development for Social Work

Continuing Professional Development for Social Work Department of Mental Health, Social Work And Interprofessional Learning Continuing Professional Development for Social Work We have developed a suite of modules to support CPD which can be done either

More information

1. Programme title and designation Human Resource Management and Organisational Analysis. value equivalent. value

1. Programme title and designation Human Resource Management and Organisational Analysis. value equivalent. value PROGRAMME APPROVAL FORM SECTION 1 THE PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION 1. Programme title and designation Human Resource Management and Organisational Analysis 2. Final award Award Title Credit ECTS Any special

More information

APPLICATION HANDBOOK Master of Research (Medical Research) Post Graduate Certificate in Medical Research

APPLICATION HANDBOOK Master of Research (Medical Research) Post Graduate Certificate in Medical Research APPLICATION HANDBOOK Master of Research (Medical Research) University of Brighton postgraduate Degree Post Graduate Certificate in Medical Research University of Brighton postgraduate Certificate Course

More information

SCQF credit rated qualifications

SCQF credit rated qualifications SCQF credit rated qualifications DOCTORAL DEGREES 12 (Scottish Higher Education (SHE) level D) At least 540 credits of which a minimum of 420 is at level 12. (Research-based Doctorates do not have a credit

More information

ACADEMIC AWARD REGULATIONS Framework and Regulations for Professional Doctorates. Approval for this regulation given by :

ACADEMIC AWARD REGULATIONS Framework and Regulations for Professional Doctorates. Approval for this regulation given by : ACADEMIC AWARD REGULATIONS Framework and Regulations for Professional Doctorates Name of regulation : Purpose of regulation : Approval for this regulation given by : Responsibility for its update : Regulation

More information

POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMMES. DEGREES v DIPLOMAS. Faculty of Education

POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMMES. DEGREES v DIPLOMAS. Faculty of Education POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMMES DEGREES v DIPLOMAS Faculty of Education FACULTY OF EDUCATION INDEX POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMMES The University reserves the right, at any time, should circumstance dictate, to make changes

More information

Business School DBA The Professional Doctorate in Business Administration

Business School DBA The Professional Doctorate in Business Administration Business School DBA The Professional Doctorate in Business Administration Studied part-time, our DBA is the natural choice for experienced managers who wish to engage in the creation and interpretation

More information

MASTER OF STUDIES IN INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS

MASTER OF STUDIES IN INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS MASTER OF STUDIES IN INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS 1 Awarding body University of Cambridge 2 Teaching institution Faculty of Human, Social and Political Science 3 Accreditation details None 4 Name of final award

More information

Programme review Post Graduate Certificate in Clinical Teaching (PGCertCT)

Programme review Post Graduate Certificate in Clinical Teaching (PGCertCT) Programme review Post Graduate Certificate in Clinical Teaching (PGCertCT) Date of report: September 2014 1 Panel members Professor Tim Wilkinson, Faculty of Medicine, University of Otago Associate Professor

More information

SOCIAL WORK gold.ac.uk/social-work Undergraduate 1 2

SOCIAL WORK gold.ac.uk/social-work Undergraduate 1 2 SOCIAL WORK gold.ac.uk/social-work Undergraduate 1 2 INTRODUCTION The Department of Social, Therapeutic and Community Studies (STaCS) at Goldsmiths has human relationships at its heart. As a social worker,

More information

Nottingham Trent University Nottingham Business School

Nottingham Trent University Nottingham Business School Nottingham Trent University Nottingham Business School MSc in Higher Education Administration, Management & Leadership Postgraduate Diploma in Higher Education Administration, Management & Leadership Postgraduate

More information

Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences. Postgraduate Degrees. School of Nursing and Midwifery. www.med.monash.edu/nursing

Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences. Postgraduate Degrees. School of Nursing and Midwifery. www.med.monash.edu/nursing Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences Postgraduate Degrees School of Nursing and Midwifery Monash University is ranked in the top 100 of World universities and is the only Australian member of the prestigious

More information

Programme Specification: PGCert / PGDip / MA Public Relations

Programme Specification: PGCert / PGDip / MA Public Relations Programme Specification: PGCert / PGDip / MA Public Relations NOTE: This specification provides a concise summary of the main features of the course and the learning outcomes that a typical student might

More information

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences Programme Specification Doctor of Education (EdD) Valid from: September 2014 Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences SECTION 1: GENERAL INFORMATION Awarding body: Teaching institution and location: Final

More information

Programme Specification. Doctor of Education (EdD) Valid from: September 2012 Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Programme Specification. Doctor of Education (EdD) Valid from: September 2012 Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences Programme Specification Doctor of Education (EdD) Valid from: September 2012 Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences SECTION 1: GENERAL INFORMATION Programme Specification Awarding body: Teaching institution

More information

ROYAL HOLLOWAY University of London PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION

ROYAL HOLLOWAY University of London PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION ROYAL HOLLOWAY University of London PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION This document describes the Master of Science and Postgraduate Diploma in Mathematics of Cryptography and Communications. This specification

More information

Health and Social Care 2016/17. courses

Health and Social Care 2016/17. courses Health and Social Care 2016/17 courses HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE Whether you are looking to develop your knowledge of health and social care, or want to work in a caring profession, we have a range of courses

More information

A TEACHING AND LEARNING ISH, MATHS AND SCIENCE MA AND SPECIALIST PATHWAYS PATHWAYS (ENGLISH, MATHS GLISH, MATHS AND SCIENCE)

A TEACHING AND LEARNING ISH, MATHS AND SCIENCE MA AND SPECIALIST PATHWAYS PATHWAYS (ENGLISH, MATHS GLISH, MATHS AND SCIENCE) A TEACHING AND LEARNING ISH, MATHS AND SCIENCE MA A TEACHING AND LEARNING AND SPECIALIST PATHWAYS PATHWAYS (ENGLISH, MATHS GLISH, MATHS AND SCIENCE) FACULTY OF EDUCATION AND CHILDREN S SERVICES ACADEMIC

More information

Doctor in Professional Studies (Business Coaching)

Doctor in Professional Studies (Business Coaching) Doctor in Professional Studies (Business Coaching) With WABC s Chartered Business Coach (ChBC ), Master of Arts in Professional Development (Business Coaching) or Equivalent Experience, Training and Qualifications

More information

Note: The modules offered and their timing are conditional upon the availability of faculty and may be subject to change.

Note: The modules offered and their timing are conditional upon the availability of faculty and may be subject to change. Cambridge Judge Business School PhD pathway: Strategic Management (Stream A) Contents Contents... 0 Strategic Management pathway (Stream A): Course outline... 1 Coursework... 1 Research seminars... 1 Foundational

More information

Programme Specification and Curriculum Map for MSc in Transactional Analysis Psychotherapy

Programme Specification and Curriculum Map for MSc in Transactional Analysis Psychotherapy Programme Specification and Curriculum Map for MSc in Transactional Analysis Psychotherapy 1. Programme title MSc in Transactional Analysis Psychotherapy, Post Graduate Clinical Diploma in Transactional

More information

Programme Specifications

Programme Specifications Programme Specifications MASTER OF EDUCATION 1 Awarding body University of Cambridge 2 Teaching institution University of Cambridge 3 Accreditation details None 4 Name of final award Master of Education

More information

PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION MA/MSc Psychology of Education and the MA Education (Psychology)

PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION MA/MSc Psychology of Education and the MA Education (Psychology) PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION MA/MSc Psychology of Education and the MA Education (Psychology) Awarding Institution: Institute of Education, University of London Teaching Institution: Institute of Education,

More information

www.bournemouth.ac.uk

www.bournemouth.ac.uk Webinar content Bournemouth University overview The Faculty of Health & Social Sciences MSc Public Health MA Social Care Research Entry requirements Scholarships Support available Bournemouth Q & A A Top

More information

Taught Doctorate Programme Information 2010-

Taught Doctorate Programme Information 2010- Distance Learning Taught Doctorate Programme Information Doctorate in Midwifery Practice Doctorate in Nursing Practice 2010-11 School of Nursing and Midwifery Queen s University Belfast 1 P a g e Educational

More information

Working in Emergency Medicine?

Working in Emergency Medicine? MMU1385 Emergency Med HPSC18 6-12 v5 11/07/2012 14:41 Page 2 Faculty of Health, Psychology & Social Care Working in Emergency Medicine? Do you want an academic qualification in your speciality? MSc Emergency

More information

Funded PhD Studentship Quality and Safety Research

Funded PhD Studentship Quality and Safety Research Funded PhD Studentship Quality and Safety Research Applications are invited for a full-time 3-year PhD studentship in quality and safety research, funded by the Bradford Institute for Health Research and

More information

BIRMINGHAM CITY UNIVERSITY. MA Criminology. Programme Specification

BIRMINGHAM CITY UNIVERSITY. MA Criminology. Programme Specification BIRMINGHAM CITY UNIVERSITY MA Criminology Programme Specification Faculty of Education, Law and Social Sciences March 2011 Programme Specification: MA Criminology NOTE: This specification provides a concise

More information

Continuous Professional Development. For Education Professionals, Teachers and Support Staff

Continuous Professional Development. For Education Professionals, Teachers and Support Staff Continuous Professional Development For Education Professionals, Teachers and Support Staff Introduction The School of Education is passionate about leading change which transforms the lives of children

More information

HENLEY BUSINESS SCHOOL DOCTORAL PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION DOCTOR OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

HENLEY BUSINESS SCHOOL DOCTORAL PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION DOCTOR OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION HENLEY BUSINESS SCHOOL DOCTORAL PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION DOCTOR OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION 1 1 CONTENTS Page 1. Award Information and Programme Description 3 2. Educational Aims of the Programme 4 Programme

More information

UNIVERSITY OF EAST LONDON. POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION MSc Business Psychology. Alternative locations for studying this programme:

UNIVERSITY OF EAST LONDON. POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION MSc Business Psychology. Alternative locations for studying this programme: UNIVERSITY OF EAST LONDON POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION MSc Business Psychology Final award Intermediate awards available Mode of delivery Details of professional body accreditation Relevant QAA

More information

Programme Title: MSc/Diploma/Certificate in Advancing Nursing Practice

Programme Title: MSc/Diploma/Certificate in Advancing Nursing Practice THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION FOR MSc in Advancing Nursing Practice Awarding Institution: The University of Edinburgh Teaching Institution: The University of Edinburgh Programme accredited

More information

DEGREES AND QUALIFICATIONS

DEGREES AND QUALIFICATIONS DEGREES AND QUALIFICATIONS Entry Requirements 8 Master of Engineering 9 Master of Science 10 Master of Science 11 (Environmental Sciences) Master of Science (Research) 12 Master of Science (Technology)

More information

COURSE SUBJECT TITLE: MASTER OF SCIENCE IN INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS

COURSE SUBJECT TITLE: MASTER OF SCIENCE IN INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS B1.1 UNIVERSITY OF ULSTER PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION COURSE SUBJECT TITLE: MASTER OF SCIENCE IN INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS PLEASE NOTE: This specification provides a concise summary of the main features of the

More information

Claude Littner Business School

Claude Littner Business School Claude Littner Business School We are a major provider of business degrees in the UK and our graduates go on to succeed in a wide range of industries and sectors often in senior roles. Accounting and Finance

More information

University of Cambridge: Programme Specifications MASTER OF STUDIES IN APPLIED CRIMINOLOGY AND POLICE MANAGEMENT

University of Cambridge: Programme Specifications MASTER OF STUDIES IN APPLIED CRIMINOLOGY AND POLICE MANAGEMENT University of Cambridge: Programme Specifications Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information in this programme specification. Programme specifications are produced and then reviewed

More information

Programme Specification: MA Education: Leadership, Management and Change

Programme Specification: MA Education: Leadership, Management and Change Programme Specification and Curriculum Map Programme Specification: MA Education: Leadership, Management and Change 1. Awarding institution Middlesex University 2. Teaching institution Middlesex University

More information

MA / PG Diploma in Advanced Social Work Studies For students entering in 2006

MA / PG Diploma in Advanced Social Work Studies For students entering in 2006 MA / PG Diploma in Advanced Social Work Studies For students entering in 2006 Awarding Institution: The University of Reading Teaching Institution: The University of Reading Faculty of Economics and Social

More information

BA Hons Sports Business, Sponsorship and Advertising. Design, Media & ManagementDesign, Media & Management

BA Hons Sports Business, Sponsorship and Advertising. Design, Media & ManagementDesign, Media & Management PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION This Programme Specification is correct as of the date indicated; however, minor amendments may be made throughout the year and will be incorporated in the annual updating process.

More information

Programme Specification. Doctor of Education. Valid from: Sept 2015 Programme Code: PX3AA

Programme Specification. Doctor of Education. Valid from: Sept 2015 Programme Code: PX3AA Programme Specification Doctor of Education Valid from: Sept 2015 Programme Code: PX3AA 1 CONTENTS SECTION ONE: GENERAL INFORMATION... 1 SECTION TWO: OVERVIEW AND PROGRAMME AIMS... 2 SECTION THREE: PROGRAMME

More information

De Montfort University. Course Template

De Montfort University. Course Template De Montfort University Course Template 1. Basic information Course Name: PG Cert Practice Education Course Code: PN079T Level (UG, PG): Postgraduate Taught Academic Period: 2015 Faculty: HLS - Faculty

More information

REGULATIONS FOR THE DEGREE OF DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY (PhD)

REGULATIONS FOR THE DEGREE OF DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY (PhD) 825 REGULATIONS FOR THE DEGREE OF DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY (PhD) (Applicable to students enrolled in or after September 2007. Regulations applicable to other students are available at the website: http://www.hku.hk/gradsch/web/regulations).

More information

Programme Specification. MRes Developmental Psychology. Valid from: September 2012 Faculty of Health & Life Sciences

Programme Specification. MRes Developmental Psychology. Valid from: September 2012 Faculty of Health & Life Sciences Programme Specification MRes Developmental Psychology Valid from: September 2012 Faculty of Health & Life Sciences SECTION 1: GENERAL INFORMATION Awarding body: Teaching institution and location: Final

More information

GRADUATE SCHOOL. Professional Doctorate in Child and Educational Psychology (M5) DEdChPsych

GRADUATE SCHOOL. Professional Doctorate in Child and Educational Psychology (M5) DEdChPsych GRADUATE SCHOOL RULES OF ASSESSMENT Professional Doctorate in Child and Educational Psychology (M5) DEdChPsych TAVISTOCK AND PORTMAN NHS FOUNDATION TRUST DATE OF ISSUE : October 2011 1. COURSE STRUCTURE

More information

value equivalent PGDip Health Psychology 120 60 Pass 120 credits excluding the dissertation module 4. Exit award

value equivalent PGDip Health Psychology 120 60 Pass 120 credits excluding the dissertation module 4. Exit award PROGRAMME APPROVAL FORM SECTION 1 THE PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION 1. Programme title and designation MSc Health Psychology 2. Final award Award Title Credit ECTS Any special criteria value equivalent MSc Health

More information

Master in School Leadership

Master in School Leadership Education with specialist streams in Literacy and Numeracy Australia n China n India n Italy n Malaysia n South Africa www.education.monash.edu Become a transformational leader with the Faculty of Education

More information

BA (Hons) American Sports Business Management. Design, Media & ManagementDesign, Media & Management. Applied Management & LawApplied Management & Law

BA (Hons) American Sports Business Management. Design, Media & ManagementDesign, Media & Management. Applied Management & LawApplied Management & Law PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION This Programme Specification is correct as of the date indicated; however, minor amendments may be made throughout the year and will be incorporated in the annual updating process.

More information

PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMMES

PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMMES PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMMES KEY FACTS Programme name Public Health (Health Visiting, School Nursing or District Nursing) Award Postgraduate Diploma/MSc School School of Health Sciences

More information

University of Ballarat Master of Nursing (Coursework)

University of Ballarat Master of Nursing (Coursework) University of Ballarat Master of Nursing (Coursework) A message from the Dean The new School of Health Sciences was officially formed at the University of Ballarat in July 2011 with the convergence of

More information

Landscape Ecology with Geographical Information Systems PGCert/PGDip/MSc

Landscape Ecology with Geographical Information Systems PGCert/PGDip/MSc SCHOOL OF SCIENCE Landscape Ecology with Geographical Information Systems PGCert/PGDip/MSc Medway Campus www.gre.ac.uk/science Why study this programme? In both the UK and overseas, the concept of landscape-scale

More information

School of Sport and Education. Postgraduate Study Doctor of Education (EdD)

School of Sport and Education. Postgraduate Study Doctor of Education (EdD) School of Sport and Education Postgraduate Study Doctor of Education (EdD) www.brunel.ac.uk/edd August 2011 Education at Brunel experience, expertise and excellence in one place Dr Sue Collins leads Education

More information

Preparing for Honours - Hints and Tips

Preparing for Honours - Hints and Tips Preparing for Honours - Hints and Tips What is Honours? In this university, Honours is described as follows: "The award of Honours at UWA results only from successful completion of a degree or, in rare

More information

MA Research (Education)

MA Research (Education) MA Research (Education) Awarding Institution: The University of Reading Teaching Institution: The University of Reading Faculty of Economic and Social Sciences Programme length: 12 or 24 months For students

More information

Plymouth University. Programme Specification. Faculty of Business. MSc International Hospitality Management 4334. School of Tourism and Hospitality

Plymouth University. Programme Specification. Faculty of Business. MSc International Hospitality Management 4334. School of Tourism and Hospitality Plymouth University Faculty of Business School of Tourism and Programme Specification MSc International Management 4334 Final Approved Version April 2015 1 1. MSc INTERNATIONAL HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT Final

More information

MA/Postgraduate Diploma in Counselling

MA/Postgraduate Diploma in Counselling MA/Postgraduate Diploma in Counselling Awarding Institution: The University of Reading Teaching Institution: The University of Reading Faculty of Economic and Social Sciences Programme length: 36 months

More information