Northumbria University London Campus

Introduction

Northumbria is a research-rich, business-focused, professional university with a global reputation for academic excellence. It is based in the heart of Newcastle upon Tyne, which is regularly voted the best place in the UK for students.

The University has its origins in the Rutherford College, founded in 1880. Today, by putting students at the heart of an outstanding experience, and with world leading research and award-winning partnerships, Northumbria is a new kind of excellent university.

Northumbria is top ten in the UK for the number of graduates entering professional employment and nine out of ten of our graduates are working or studying six months after graduation. We are ranked 21st out of 111 universities in the 2014 Times Higher Education Student Satisfaction Survey.

Northumbria works with major employers, including Nike, IBM, Nissan, Proctor & Gamble, the BBC, and the NHS, while more than 560 employers and 60 professional bodies sponsor or accredit the University’s programmes. Innovative and entrepreneurial, we are also ranked fourth in the UK for graduate business start-ups.

We have a campus in London as well as Newcastle, and work in partnership with other higher education institutions across the world attracting students from 136 countries...

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MSc Business with Financial Management -London Campus-

Campus Full time 1 year January 2017 United Kingdom London

The programme has been developed for recent graduates in non-business disciplines who wanted to add a business dimension to their undergraduate specialism and as such has been a very popular course. To be successful on this programme, you will need enthusiasm, commitment and a willingness to not only work hard but learn new ways of thinking. We also expect you to show initiative and be able to work independently. [+]

Start dates: September, January, June Working in a large, modern, international organisation, a medium sized company or even a small start-up firm requires a range of business capabilities. The most valuable employees are those who have not only a sound knowledge and understanding of the various parts of a business but those who are quick learners and team players with leadership potential. The MSc Business with Financial Management programme will give students both the general business knowledge and understanding as well as the personal skills needed for a wide variety of roles. The programme has been developed for recent graduates in non-business disciplines who wanted to add a business dimension to their undergraduate specialism and as such has been a very popular course. To be successful on this programme, you will need enthusiasm, commitment and a willingness to not only work hard but learn new ways of thinking. We also expect you to show initiative and be able to work independently. The programme is designed around a set of modules that are common to all pathways. These modules cover general business functions, strategic management and organisational analysis. These modules also guide you towards the achievement of the generic postgraduate goals of strategic awareness, developing leadership potential and understanding the theory and practice of international business. In the second semester you will be given the opportunity to specialise in Financial Management. In the remainder of the programme you will complete your research and writing up of your dissertation. Every student has a personal research supervisor and will be required to submit an assessed research proposal prior to embarking on the dissertation itself. Graduates on the programme have joined a wide range of businesses, including graduate training schemes. A significant number of graduates have gone back to work for a family business or even started up their own businesses. From September 2016, this course is also available as MSc Business with Financial Management with Advanced Practice, offering a guaranteed internship, giving you the experience of the workplace environment and a valuable opportunity to put your learning into practice. The internship will take place between your second and final semester, and it may be paid or unpaid. Who would this Course suit? The programme has been developed for recent graduates in non-business disciplines who wanted to add a business dimension to their undergraduate specialism. Standard Entry A first degree, equivalent to a 2.2 honours classification. Applicants who do not have such an academic qualification but do have substantial experience of working in a business organisation and/or possess a relevant professional qualification will also be considered. As there is some statistics taught during the programme, applicants should possess a mathematics qualification equivalent to a GCSE grade B. Plus one of the following: International/English Language Requirements: International applicants are required to have one of the following English language qualifications with grades as shown below. A British Council International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score of 6.5 (or above) with a minimum score in each component of Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking of 5.5 Pearson Academic score of 62 (or above) with a minimum score in each component of Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking of 51 The University also accepts many other English language qualifications and if you have any questions about our English Language requirements please contact the International Admissions Office and we will be glad to assist you. [-]

MSc Business with International Management -London Campus-

Campus Full time 1 year January 2017 United Kingdom London

The programme has been developed for recent graduates in non-business disciplines who wanted to add a business dimension to their undergraduate specialism. To be successful on this programme, you will need enthusiasm, commitment and a willingness to not only work hard but learn new ways of thinking. We also expect you to show initiative and be able to work independently. [+]

Start dates: September, January, June Working in a large, modern, international organisation, a medium sized company or even a small start-up firm requires a range of business capabilities. The most valuable employees are those who have not only a sound knowledge and understanding of the various parts of a business but those who are quick learners and team players with leadership potential. The MSc Business with International Management programme will give students both the general business knowledge and understanding as well as the personal skills needed for a wide variety of roles. The programme has been developed for recent graduates in non-business disciplines who wanted to add a business dimension to their undergraduate specialism. To be successful on this programme, you will need enthusiasm, commitment and a willingness to not only work hard but learn new ways of thinking. We also expect you to show initiative and be able to work independently. The programme is designed around a set of modules that are common to all pathways. These modules cover general business functions, strategic management and organisational analysis. These modules also guide you towards the achievement of the generic postgraduate goals of strategic awareness, developing leadership potential and understanding the theory and practice of international business. In the second semester you will be given the opportunity to specialise in International Management. In the final semester you will complete your research and the writing up of your dissertation. Every student has a personal research supervisor and will be required to submit an assessed research proposal prior to embarking on the dissertation itself. Graduates on the programme have joined a wide range of businesses, including graduate training schemes. A significant number of graduates have gone back to work for a family business or even started up their own businesses. From September 2016, this course is also available as MSc Business with International Management with Advanced Practice, offering a guaranteed internship, giving you the experience of the workplace environment and a valuable opportunity to put your learning into practice. The internship will take place between your second and final semester, and it may be paid or unpaid. Who would this Course suit? The programme has been developed for recent graduates in non business disciplines who wanted to add a business dimension to their undergraduate specialism. Standard Entry A first degree, equivalent to a 2.2 honours classification. Applicants who do not have such an academic qualification but do have substantial experience of working in a business organisation and/or possess a relevant professional qualification will also be considered. Plus one of the following: International/English Language Requirements: International applicants are required to have one of the following English language qualifications with grades as shown below. A British Council International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score of 6.5 (or above) with a minimum score in each component of Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking of 5.5 Pearson Academic score of 62 (or above) with a minimum score in each component of Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking of 51 The University also accepts many other English language qualifications and if you have any questions about our English Language requirements please contact the International Admissions Office and we will be glad to assist you. [-]

MSc Business with Marketing Management -London Campus-

Campus Full time 1 year January 2017 United Kingdom London

This popular programme has been developed for recent graduates in non-business disciplines who wanted to add a business dimension to their undergraduate specialism. To be successful on this programme, you will need enthusiasm, commitment and a willingness to not only work hard but learn new ways of thinking. We also expect you to show initiative and be able to work independently. [+]

Start dates: September, January, June Working in a large, modern, international organisation, a medium sized company or even a small start-up firm requires a range of business capabilities. The most valuable employees are those who have not only a sound knowledge and understanding of the various parts of a business but those who are quick learners and team players with leadership potential. The MSc Business Marketing with Management programme will give students both the general business knowledge and understanding as well as the personal skills needed for a wide variety of roles. This popular programme has been developed for recent graduates in non-business disciplines who wanted to add a business dimension to their undergraduate specialism. To be successful on this programme, you will need enthusiasm, commitment and a willingness to not only work hard but learn new ways of thinking. We also expect you to show initiative and be able to work independently. The programme is designed around a set of modules that are common to all pathways. These modules cover general business functions, strategic management and organisational analysis. These modules also guide you towards the achievement of the generic postgraduate goals of strategic awareness, developing leadership potential and understanding the theory and practice of international business. In the second semester you will be given the opportunity to specialise in Marketing Management. In the final semester you will complete your research and writing up of your dissertation. Every student has a personal research supervisor and will be required to submit an assessed research proposal prior to embarking on the dissertation itself. Graduates on the programme have joined a wide range of businesses, including graduate training schemes. A significant number of graduates have gone back to work for a family business or even started up their own businesses. From September 2016, this course is also available as MSc Business with Marketing Management with Advanced Practice, offering a guaranteed internship, giving you the experience of the workplace environment and a valuable opportunity to put your learning into practice. The internship will take place between your second and final semester, and it may be paid or unpaid. Who would this Course suit? Our successful 'Business with ...' programme is for people who are looking for an introduction to the world of business whilst being allowed an opportunity to combine key business subjects with the study of a specialism pathway, in this case Management. This course offers ultimate flexibility for students eager to enter the world of business. Standard Entry A first degree, equivalent to a 2.2 honours classification. Applicants who do not have such an academic qualification but do have substantial experience of working in a business organisation and/or possess a relevant professional qualification will also be considered. As there is some statistics taught during the programme, applicants should possess a mathematics qualification equivalent to a GCSE grade B. Plus one of the following: International/English Language Requirements: International applicants are required to have one of the following English language qualifications with grades as shown below. A British Council International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score of 6.5 (or above) with a minimum score in each component of Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking of 5.5 Pearson Academic score of 62 (or above) with a minimum score in each component of Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking of 51 The University also accepts many other English language qualifications and if you have any questions about our English Language requirements please contact the International Admissions Office and we will be glad to assist you. [-]

MSc Computing and Information Technology

Campus Full time January 2017 United Kingdom London

If you are looking for a hands-on, practical Masters degree, then look no further than our MSc Computing & Information Technology. [+]

If you are looking for a hands-on, practical Masters degree, then look no further than our MSc Computing & Information Technology. This course will build on your existing interest and knowledge of technology and prepare you for the many careers opportunities that exist in this sector. This programme has been designed in conjunction with leading companies in the industry including Hewlett-Packard and Accenture. These professional links enable us to teach up-to-date and relevant content that is sought after by many employers in the industry. This course will combine practical, group work all based on real-life scenarios as well as extensive one-to-one tutorials. Toward the end of your course, your dissertation will be your chance to hone in on a specific topic that interests you and help you to stand out to future employers. Start dates: September, January, May [-]

MSc Cyber Security -London Campus-

Campus Full time 1 year January 2017 United Kingdom London

Northumbria University’s MSc Cyber Security programme gives students access to a network of academics, practitioners and experts in the field of information and Cyber Security. Students will be introduced to key theoretical and practical aspects using real world scenarios and case studies. They will be encouraged to question current approaches and processes and investigate new approaches, processes and solutions in this fast moving environment. [+]

Start dates: September 2016, January 2017, June 2017 Cyber-crime costs the UK between £18bn and £27bn annually. In 2010, the UK government announced a £650 million investment strategy into Cyber Security and declared that Cyber-Security had become a ‘tier 1’ priority alongside international terrorism and major national incidents. The UK is one of many governments around the world which recognise the serious nature of the threat that is emerging from the cyber–sphere. If your business does not have the right measures in place, your IT systems are at risk of being compromised – in fact, they may already have been compromised and the impact of not recognising or pre-empting online security breaches can be far reaching and long term. Northumbria University’s MSc Cyber Security programme gives students access to a network of academics, practitioners and experts in the field of information and Cyber Security. Students will be introduced to key theoretical and practical aspects using real world scenarios and case studies. They will be encouraged to question current approaches and processes and investigate new approaches, processes and solutions in this fast moving environment. Distinctive Characteristics The course provides students with a critical understanding of information governance and assurance along with technology risk management practices. What You Will Study Information Assurance & Risk Management Information Governance, Management & Security Research & Project Management Network Security Ethical Hacking for Cyber Security Dissertation London Campus Build your career - we believe that we deliver an outstanding learning and student experience and as a result our London students will perform to the highest academic standards. Real Business Experience - enterprise education helps our graduates establish competitive edge whether they intend to launch their own business or climb the corporate ladder. Find out what this means for our London Students. Work with us - at Northumbria University London Campus our student's employability is paramount. [-]

MSc Digital Marketing

Campus Full time January 2017 United Kingdom London

Our MSc Digital Marketing is designed to give you the skills and knowledge you need in a rapidly developing sector. This course will focus on developing the skills you need to successfully market goods and services through various online channels. [+]

Our MSc Digital Marketing is designed to give you the skills and knowledge you need in a rapidly developing sector. This course will focus on developing the skills you need to successfully market goods and services through various online channels. This course will help you to stay up to date with the trending issues in the digital world. Digital marketers are constantly required to be knowledgeable in areas such as mapping the customer journey, examining buyer behaviour, getting the most out of social media and ensuring they are calculating the return on investment for online marketing programs. As you progress through the course, you will focus on a number of themes including building customer loyalty, providing superior customer service and conducting market research. You’ll learn new tactics and strategies combined with more traditional marketing techniques and how this can relate to the world of business. Start dates: January 2017, May 2017, September 2017 [-]

MSc Mass Communication Management -London Campus-

Campus Full time 1 year September 2016 United Kingdom London

The programme is designed to enable you to combine the subjects of mass communication, advertising, business management and marketing strategy to understand the principles of creative media industries, and the major social and cultural forces that affect them in the contemporary world. [+]

Start dates: September, January, June Mass communication, from advertising and the internet to digital technologies, not only represent major aspects of our everyday lives in terms of leisure and working practices, but it also constitutes a key part of twenty-first century industry, both nationally and globally. The programme is designed to enable you to combine the subjects of mass communication, advertising, business management and marketing strategy to understand the principles of creative media industries, and the major social and cultural forces that affect them in the contemporary world. Your course in brief You will gain a thorough understanding of mass communications and the inter-relationships with management strategies and marketing approaches. You will engage with a range of debates, including the analysis of theory which examines economic and cultural changes that currently affect creative industries, the wider advertising industry as well as the key principles of management and strategic marketing. The modules focus upon approaches to global marketing management, advertising, promotional culture, key research approaches and skills as well as mass communication industries and working patterns. This will allow you to: Understand practices and trends that are influencing work patterns and organisational development within contemporary mass communication and creative media industries. Explore major issues in advertising and mass communications studies across the spectrum of advertising history, advertising production, reception, research and regulation. Evaluate relationship marketing theories such as customer retention and, in discussion with your peers, consider the application of such theories to a chosen organisation. Develop a critical understanding of marketing concepts, theories and techniques at an advanced level. Analyse and evaluate marketing management processes set within the context of globalisation and its complications for business. This programme engages in debate and discussion with leading media theorists, trends and significant case studies to enable you to understand contemporary mass communication. Did you know? MSc Mass Communications Management is designed with the help of industry practitioners so you will graduate with the latest knowledge and skills required by the creative and media sectors. You will be taught by dynamic academic staff with excellent international reputations in teaching and research, who have published extensively in their respective fields. You will be engaged within an environment of distinctive global research ranging from philosophical studies of technology and visual culture to professional investigations of media production and application from issues of cinema, the press and broadcasting to advertising, mass communication theory and also critical media industry studies. What our students say “This course has really enhanced my knowledge of global advertising and the media industry, simultaneously boosting my self-confidence and a sense of individuality.” Anil Yadab from India Who would this Course suit? This programme has a specifically international focus combining key aspects of marketing strategy and management approaches which would suit those interested in mass communication and the relationship it has to advertising and promotion, research methods, as well as contemporary mass communication industries. [-]

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MA Design Management

Campus Full time

Our MA Design Management is ideal for designers looking to expand their knowledge of design and to approach projects from a managerial perspective. [+]

Our MA Design Management is ideal for designers looking to expand their knowledge of design and to approach projects from a managerial perspective. It will give a unique insight into the strategic side of design, offering the perfect opportunity to develop your skills and advance your career further. This course also offers the opportunity for managers and supervisors to broaden their horizons and develop an understanding of the value of design and how it can be used in a corporate context. Throughout your time on this course, you will cover the theories underpinning Creative Thinking, NSF Intellectual Property, Intercultural Communication, Research Principles, Reflective Practice, Contemporary Influences and Commercialisation. Start dates: September 2017 [-]

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