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Leadership and Management

This innovative work-based course provides an excellent learning platform for aspiring or existing leaders and managers. The course develops knowledge, skills and competence in personal development, leadership, management and strategy to help you take your next step in the workplace. You will develop research skills, critical thinking and effective organisational improvement techniques as well as exploring all the personal competences associated with leadership and management in complex, dynamic and excellence-focused organisations.

It's not all about cutting-edge theory; there are plenty of opportunities for hands-on practical experience. You will be encouraged to build leadership and management experience through work-related assignments which will contribute to personal, career and workplace improvement.

Entry requirements

A minimum of a 2:2 honours degree, or equivalent, or a level five diploma in leadership or management.
Or a minimum of three years suitable work experience.

International qualifications

If you have studied a non UK qualification, you can see how your qualifications compare to the standard entry criteria, by selecting the country that you received the qualification in, from our country pages. Visit www.northumbria.ac.uk/yourcountry

English Language requirements

International applicants are required to have a minimum overall IELTS (Academic) score of 6.5 with 5.5 in each component (or approved equivalent*).

*The university accepts a large number of UK and International Qualifications in place of IELTS. You can find details of acceptable tests and the required grades you will need in our English Language section. Visit www.northumbria.ac.uk/englishqualifications

Course modules

For a full list of the modules on your course, please access the course pages at www.northumbria.ac.uk

Assessment methods

Your tutors will use a variety of teaching methods, which may include lectures, seminars, problem-based workshops, case discussions, practical activities, group work and tutorials. Teaching is backed up by a well-designed support system that will underpin your learning journey. You will have access to a Guidance Tutor with whom you can discuss any academic issues. Extensive feedback from both tutors and peers is built into the course.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Fee locale Course duration
MSc Distance learning September 2018 30 30 Months

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