Master of Science Program in Yorkshire and the Humber United Kingdom

Top Masters of Science in Yorkshire and the Humber United Kingdom 2017/2018

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The Master of Science provides an opportunity for graduates to obtain advanced research skills and knowledge in a professional learning environment. A Master of Science (MS) degree can provide you with the foundation of knowledge and key competencies you'll need throughout your career

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MSc Sport & Exercise Biomechanics

Leeds Beckett University
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2018 United Kingdom Leeds + 1 more

Developing your understanding of the principles of sport and exercise biomechanics and their application to professional practice is at the heart of this course. You will have the opportunity to examine the function and movement of the human body through the employment of cutting-edge technology such as 3D motion analysis, a multicomponent dynamometer and neuromuscular imaging, and you will also have the chance to experience data collection in laboratory settings. [+]

Master of Science Degrees 2017/2018 in Yorkshire and the Humber United Kingdom. Developing your understanding of the principles of sport and exercise biomechanics and their application to professional practice is at the heart of this course. You will have the opportunity to examine the function and movement of the human body through the employment of cutting-edge technology such as 3D motion analysis, a multicomponent dynamometer and neuromuscular imaging, and you will also have the chance to experience data collection in laboratory settings. Your learning will be inspired by the very latest insights. Your tutors are engaged in research and scientific support within the area of neuromuscular assessment and the optimisation of athletic performance. Their research has been graded 'internationally excellent' and 'world leading', and they have provided support and coaching interventions for Olympic athletes. Under their guidance, you will be able to put your learning into practice working with Leeds Beckett sports teams, professional sports clubs and elite performers. ASSESSMENT Modules are assessed through a mix of coursework assignments, case studies, examinations, laboratory reports and presentations appropriate to the programme. Each module is assessed through the equivalent of 4,000 words. SPORT AND ACTIVE LIFESTYLES At Leeds Beckett we're passionate about sport. There's a huge range of sports and activities for you to get involved in, including more than 40 sports clubs. If you'd like to find out more about what we have to offer - including our Carnegie Sports Scholarship Scheme - take a look at our Sport & Active... [-]

MSc Psychology of Sport & Exercise

Leeds Beckett University
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2018 United Kingdom Leeds + 1 more

Accredited by The British Psychological Society (BPS) and endorsed by the Health & Care Professions Council, this course focuses on the study of psychology within a range of sport and exercise settings, providing an essential stepping-stone to becoming a Chartered Sport & Exercise Psychologist. [+]

Accredited by The British Psychological Society (BPS) and endorsed by the Health & Care Professions Council, this course focuses on the study of psychology within a range of sport and exercise settings, providing an essential stepping-stone to becoming a Chartered Sport & Exercise Psychologist. You will learn how to conduct initial assessments of clients, how to maintain professional boundaries and how to analyse data sets as you develop a systematic, evidence-informed and ethical approach to your work. To support your career goals, you will have the opportunity to gain practical experience working with a range of clients, from recreational to elite performers, across a variety of sporting pursuits. This hands-on approach will aid your professional development and understanding of ethical and evidence-informed practice. SPORT AND ACTIVE LIFESTYLES At Leeds Beckett we're passionate about sport. There's a huge range of sports and activities for you to get involved in, including more than 40 sports clubs. If you'd like to find out more about what we have to offer - including our Carnegie Sports Scholarship Scheme - take a look at our Sport & Active Lifestyles website. ENTRY REQUIREMENTS Applicants should either have a second class honours degree in the cognate subjects of Sport & Exercise Science, Physical Sciences, Physical Activity, Health Sciences, Psychology, Physiotherapy, Sports Therapy, Sports Coaching, Physical Education or Medicine, a second class honours degree in a non-cognate subject supported by evidence of an aptitude for the subject applied for, or have equivalent experience or training, normally from within... [-]

MSc Management and Marketing

Leeds Beckett University
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2018 United Kingdom Leeds + 1 more

Cultivate your managerial skills in a hands-on marketing context. Your course modules will provide vital insights into the function of management, strategic and international marketing - particularly the role of social media - and the benefits of understanding consumer behaviour in small and medium-sized enterprises and blue-chip organisations. [+]

Master of Science Degrees 2017/2018 in Yorkshire and the Humber United Kingdom. Cultivate your managerial skills in a hands-on marketing context. Your course modules will provide vital insights into the function of management, strategic and international marketing - particularly the role of social media - and the benefits of understanding consumer behaviour in small and medium-sized enterprises and blue-chip organisations. You could work on a live consultancy project, which will expose you to potential employers and industry contacts, or you could choose to specialise in a particular area of management or marketing when researching and writing your dissertation. You will be guided and supported throughout your course by our expert academics, who will give you the knowledge, skills and confidence to make an immediate impact on your chosen career. You will have access to our bespoke Professional Suite, which replicates a realistic working environment, and you will nurture your analytical and communication skills working on live briefs so you can excel in your degree and realise your potential. ENTRY REQUIREMENTS Applicants should either have at least a second class honours degree or have equivalent experience or training, normally from within the work environment. IELTS 6.0 with no skills below 5.5, or an equivalent qualification. The University provides excellent support for any applicant who may be required to undertake additional English language courses. MATURE APPLICANTS Our University welcomes applications from mature applicants who demonstrate academic potential. We usually require some evidence of recent academic study, for example completion of an access... [-]

MSc Management and Finance

Leeds Beckett University
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2018 United Kingdom Leeds + 1 more

Gain a thorough understanding of core business and management principles including strategic management and organisational analysis. You will develop your leadership, critical thinking and analytical skills to achieve specific business goals and respond to business-critical challenges. [+]

Gain a thorough understanding of core business and management principles including strategic management and organisational analysis. You will develop your leadership, critical thinking and analytical skills to achieve specific business goals and respond to business-critical challenges. The finance specialism will introduce you to the basics of organisational finance and how to use financial information to support business decisions. Our modules have been designed by academics and industry experts to ensure that the knowledge and capabilities you develop match senior level responsibilities in organisations across all sectors. With a strong focus on action learning, your experience will be enhanced by the business simulation suite, through which you will improve your evaluation and decision-making skills by developing strategies to respond to a range of business-critical challenges. This course is ideal if you have the ambition to develop your managerial prospects, with a particular focus on financial management. ENTRY REQUIREMENTS Applicants should either have at least a second class honours degree or have equivalent experience or training, normally from within the work environment. IELTS 6.0 with no skills below 5.5, or an equivalent qualification. The University provides excellent support for any applicant who may be required to undertake additional English language courses. COURSE BENEFITS As part of our strong focus on action learning, you will make use of a purpose-built business simulation suite, which mimics facilities used to train the emergency services. You will be presented with business critical challenges and situations and will work in teams to devise response strategies, using real-time... [-]

MSc in Occupational Therapy (Pre-registration)

Leeds Beckett University
Campus Full time 2 years January 2018 United Kingdom Leeds

Gain the skills to become a professional occupational therapist, able to deliver and evaluate occupational therapy in a range of settings. [+]

Master of Science Degrees 2017/2018 in Yorkshire and the Humber United Kingdom. Gain the skills to become a professional occupational therapist, able to deliver and evaluate occupational therapy in a range of settings. This programme is underpinned by an understanding of humans as occupational beings, the relationship between occupation and health, models of occupation, occupational science and occupational justice. You will learn how to carry out occupational therapy assessments and interventions with people across the lifespan and with a range of difficulties, such as dementia, stroke, homelessness or unemployment. Your learning experience will include problem-based tutorials, journal clubs, creative and practical sessions, self-directed learning and research. You will be required to undertake a minimum of 1,000 hours of professional practice under the supervision and direction of experienced occupational therapists. ENTRY REQUIREMENTS Applicants should normally have at least an upper second class honours degree completed in the last five years in the cognate subjects of Science, Social Sciences, Healthcare (including degrees in related health and social care professions), Psychology, Philosophy, Sociology, History, Politics, Environment or Arts. More information can be found in the guidance booklet for applicants who do not meet this requirement, please see the link below. Applicants who do not have English as their first language are required to have IELTS 7.0 with no skill below 6.5 or an equivalent award. Applicants will also need to demonstrate in their application: An understanding of the philosophy, practice and scope of occupational therapy Appropriate work experience/shadowing The attitudes, behaviours and values... [-]

MSc Strategic and Digital Marketing

Leeds Beckett University
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 3 years September 2018 United Kingdom Leeds + 1 more

Designed to give you an in-depth understanding of the rapidly evolving field of digital marketing, this course will also give you the skills to research and devise effective strategies to help organisations be competitive. [+]

Designed to give you an in-depth understanding of the rapidly evolving field of digital marketing, this course will also give you the skills to research and devise effective strategies to help organisations be competitive. Through a detailed understanding of consumer motivations and habits, you will explore ways to increase brand loyalty and market share through the use of the latest digital technologies and platforms across all marketing channels. This extensive theoretical and practical knowledge will provide you with a valuable skills base and will ensure you can make a significant and measurable contribution to your employer?s profitability. In preparation for a successful career as a strategically minded digital marketer, you will choose to either research and write your dissertation to gain an in-depth knowledge of your area of interest, or you will manage your own live commercial project. ENTRY REQUIREMENTS Applicants should have at least a second class honours degree in a cognate subject of Business and Marketing. If you have either 12 months work experience in a Marketing role and/or CIM Diploma, then this can be a second class honours degree in any discipline. All applications should be supported by a reference, either academic or professional. IELTS 6.5 with no skill below 6.0 MATURE APPLICANTS Our University welcomes applications from mature applicants who demonstrate academic potential. We usually require some evidence of recent academic study, for example completion of an access course, however recent relevant work experience may also be considered. Please note that for some of our professional... [-]

MSc Entrepreneurship and Business Development

Leeds Beckett University
Campus Full time Part time 18 - 24 months September 2018 United Kingdom Leeds + 1 more

Shape your own future and enjoy the greater freedom and flexibility that developing your own business can bring. We will feed your entrepreneurial spirit and develop your management skills so you can create, establish and lead your own venture. [+]

Master of Science Degrees 2017/2018 in Yorkshire and the Humber United Kingdom. Shape your own future and enjoy the greater freedom and flexibility that developing your own business can bring. We will feed your entrepreneurial spirit and develop your management skills so you can create, establish and lead your own venture. We will also give you the knowledge and confidence to implement new strategies within an established company to drive change, encourage innovation and help the business flourish. As well as gaining a broad overview of business, you will also explore your individual management style and develop critical-thinking patterns and problem solving and decision-making techniques to share and reflect upon with your peers. Working closely with industry professionals, you will be encouraged to experiment with new ideas and you will learn to identify opportunities and risks in order to develop a viable business venture or project. You will also study professional interactions and how building communication and relationship development skills, coupled with a solid emotional intelligence base, are key to managing and sustaining complex business partnerships. ENTRY REQUIREMENTS Applicants should either have at least a second class honours degree or have equivalent experience or training, normally from within the work environment. All applications should be supported by a reference, either academic or professional. English Language Requirement: IELTS 6.5 with no skill below 6.0, or an equivalent qualification. The University provides excellent support for any applicant who may be required to undertake additional English language courses. MATURE APPLICANTS Our University welcomes... [-]

MSc Building Services Engineering

Leeds Beckett University
Campus or Online Full time Part time September 2018 United Kingdom Leeds + 1 more

The digital age has revolutionised how engineers operate. Gone are the days when you could work with just a calculator, a piece of paper and a design chart. You will develop your expertise using building information modelling software systems that include Revit and Navisworks. [+]

The digital age has revolutionised how engineers operate. Gone are the days when you could work with just a calculator, a piece of paper and a design chart. You will develop your expertise using building information modelling software systems that include Revit and Navisworks. Whether you graduated from our BSc (Hons) course or already work in industry as an associate engineer, we will equip you with the skills to play a leading role in the design, installation and management of building services. Sustainability and the carbon reduction in buildings are a key issues around the world and these themes will be central to your work. You will learn about intelligent buildings and automation, and you will develop your knowledge of environmental science and the latest systems and innovation in energy conservation. We will improve your technical engineering capabilities so that you can take responsibility for building services and mechanical installations. You will also focus on areas such as project responsibility, lighting design, heating, thermal comfort, air conditioning, cooling systems, acoustic comfort and electrical services. ENTRY REQUIREMENTS Applicants should either have at least a second class honours degree in the cognate subject of Building Services Engineering, at least a second class honours degree in a non-cognate subject supported by evidence of an aptitude for the subject applied for, or have equivalent experience or training, normally from within the work environment. IELTS 6.0 with no skills below 5.5, or an equivalent qualification. The University provides excellent support for any applicant who may... [-]

MSc Supply Chain Management and Logistics

Leeds Beckett University
Campus Full time Part time 12 - 24 months September 2018 United Kingdom Leeds + 1 more

Take charge of the successful flow of goods and services between your company and its customers to prosper in today’s competitive markets. [+]

Master of Science Degrees 2017/2018 in Yorkshire and the Humber United Kingdom. In an increasingly interconnected global economy, businesses in all markets must compete within complex supply networks in order to survive and prosper. The effective management of supply chains and logistics is recognised as key to sustaining a company?s competitive advantage, and this accredited course will enable you to successfully negotiate the uncertain economic environment now facing businesses across the world. Tutored by industry specialists, you will develop your understanding of core business topics such as corporate strategy and the improvement of business processes. Using established management tools and techniques, you will then be able to apply your knowledge of supply chain management and logistics to complex regional, national and international issues in a variety of settings. This course is designed to help people from a range of business backgrounds develop into skilled and knowledgeable procurement experts. It is also suitable for people with marketing experience who want to widen their business knowledge and build a successful career in logistics. Benefits A major strength of our course is professional accreditation and the access and opportunity to develop career networks and contacts within these institutions. The additional work experience will contribute to your employability on completion of the course. As the course is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS), and the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT), this will enable you to gain the academic element needed to achieve Professional Membership status of CIPS/CILT, and... [-]

MSc in Finance

Leeds Beckett University
Campus Full time Part time 12 - 24 months September 2018 United Kingdom Leeds + 1 more

Develop strong analytical skills and help take charge and manage your company's finances in order to prosper in today’s economic climate. [+]

Designed for finance professionals who want to gain specialist knowledge, this course will equip you with the skills required for rewarding roles in the increasingly complex and demanding financial services sector. You will explore the theories which inform current practice in the finance industry from both a national and international perspective, and you will blend theory with practice in order to gain the vocational skills that potential employers require. You will study in the heart of Leeds, which is the largest financial services hub in the UK outside London. You will be taught by a range of highly experienced tutors who will use their professional and academic expertise to support you as you select your topic and research and write your dissertation. Requirements: Applicants should either have at least a second class honours degree or have equivalent experience or training, normally from within the work environment. All applications should be supported by a reference, either academic or professional. IELTS: IELTS 6.0 with no skills below 5.5, or an equivalent qualification. The University provides excellent support for any applicant who may be required to undertake additional English language courses. Mature Applicants Our University welcomes applications from mature applicants who demonstrate academic potential. We usually require some evidence of recent academic study, for example completion of an access course, however recent relevant work experience may also be considered. Please note that for some of our professional courses all applicants will need to meet the specified entry criteria and in these cases work... [-]

MSc in Accounting & Finance

Leeds Beckett University
Campus Full time Part time 12 - 24  September 2018 United Kingdom Leeds + 1 more

Discover how money makes the world go round and learn the ins and outs of corporate banking and how organisations manage their finances. [+]

Master of Science Degrees 2017/2018 in Yorkshire and the Humber United Kingdom. This accredited course will equip you with a well-developed understanding of both international financial reporting and management accounting. You will explore the theoretical principles of these subjects and the issues and challenges faced by companies when applying them. Your course has six core modules and you will select one option module in semester two. You could choose to study forensic accounting, investment fund management or financial decision analysis alongside your core modules. You might be a recent graduate, or you could already be working as a finance officer or tax advisor. You might also be in a management position and be looking to work towards chartered accountant status. On completion of this course, you will gain exemptions from the following Association of Chartered Certified Accountants papers: F1, F2, F3, F4, F5 and F7. This course also carries a Chartered Institute of Management Accountants Gateway exemption so you will be able to gain 12 paper exemptions on successful completion of the Gateway Exam. Requirements: Applicants should either have at least a second class honours degree or have equivalent experience or training, normally from within the work environment. All applications should be supported by a reference, either academic or professional. IELTS: IELTS 6.0 with no skills below 5.5, or an equivalent qualification. The University provides excellent support for any applicant who may be required to undertake additional English language courses. Mature Applicants Our University welcomes applications from mature applicants who... [-]

MSc in Accounting

Leeds Beckett University
Campus Full time Part time 12 - 24 months September 2018 United Kingdom Leeds + 1 more

Maximise your career flexibility as an aspiring accountant and open up opportunities to go into accountancy practice, audit or enterprise. [+]

Over recent years, the role accounting professionals play in business decisions has become increasingly important to the success of any organisation. As a qualified accountant, this course will allow you to refresh your technical skills and develop new ways of thinking about current management and financial accounting issues. You will examine real-life case studies to gain new insights into the latest accounting techniques and you will compare these to your own workplace practices. Working with your fellow students, you will study the growing importance of financial reporting and you will discuss accounting standards and how they could be developed to improve your organisation?s fiscal statements. You could spread your study hours out and attend a session on campus one day a week, or you could choose to undertake two weeks of intensive study sessions on campus before conducting the remainder of your course online. Alternatively, if you choose the distance learning option you will study this flexible course entirely online from anywhere in the world. Requirements: Applicants should either have at least a second class honours degree in the cognate subjects of Accounting or Finance, at least a second class honours degree in a non-cognate subject supported by evidence of an aptitude for the subject applied for, or have equivalent experience or training, normally from within the work environment.All applicants are required to have passed or been exempted from the knowledge and skills level of the ACCA professional qualification (papers F1 - F9).All applications should be supported by a reference,... [-]

MSc International Trade and Finance

Leeds Beckett University
Campus Full time Part time 12 - 24 months September 2018 United Kingdom Leeds + 1 more

Become an expert in the buying, selling and shipping of goods internationally and achieve financial success for your organisation. [+]

Master of Science Degrees 2017/2018 in Yorkshire and the Humber United Kingdom. This course is driven by the increasingly global nature of the financial services industry and the continued expansion of international trade. You could be a management professional involved in exporting, importing and other commercial activities overseas. You might want to extend your knowledge of international trade agreements, or you could be looking to secure employment for a company with a global reach. Whatever your aspirations, this course will give you the expertise needed to unlock management opportunities with international organisations across a range of sectors. To meet international demand for this course, we have a collaborative arrangement for delivery at universities in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam and in Hangzhou, China. If you are studying in China, you will have the option to study one semester in Leeds as part of your course. Requirements: Applicants should either have at least a second class honours degree or have equivalent experience or training, normally from within the work environment. All applications should be supported by a reference, either academic or professional. IELTS: IELTS 6.0 with no skills below 5.5, or an equivalent qualification. The University provides excellent support for any applicant who may be required to undertake additional English language courses. Mature Applicants Our University welcomes applications from mature applicants who demonstrate academic potential. We usually require some evidence of recent academic study, for example completion of an access course, however recent relevant work experience may also... [-]

MSc Sports Events Management

Leeds Beckett University
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2018 United Kingdom Leeds + 1 more

Equip yourself with skills to plan and manage large, complex events, including procuring sponsorship and reducing safety and security risks. [+]

Drawing on academic and industry expertise from around the world, this course is designed to meet the sports events management requirements of professionals and organisations involved in the bidding process and delivery of sporting fixtures and events of all sizes - from the Olympic Games to the Leeds Half Marathon. You will address the challenges facing sports events managers, including the increasing pressure to meet the demands of global governing bodies and how to manage a volunteer workforce, secure appropriate sponsorship packages, reduce risk and ensure the health, safety and security of every stakeholder. By developing the specialist knowledge and skills required, you will be able to strategically plan and manage sporting events to the satisfaction of regional, national and international stakeholders. Requirements:Applicants should either have at least a second class honours degree or have equivalent experience or training, normally from within the work environment. All applications should be supported by a reference, either academic or professional; a template can be accessed at this link.All applicants should satisfy our University English language requirements. English Language Requirement: IELTS 6.0 with no skills below 6.0, or an equivalent qualification. The University provides excellent support for any applicant who may be required to undertake additional English language courses. Mature Applicants Our University welcomes applications from mature applicants who demonstrate academic potential. We usually require some evidence of recent academic study, for example completion of an access course, however recent relevant work experience may also be considered. Please note that for some of our... [-]

MSc Sport Coaching

Leeds Beckett University
Campus Full time Part time 12 - 24 months September 2018 United Kingdom Leeds + 1 more

Use your passion for coaching to plan and evaluate long-term programmes as you compare and contrast theories from a range of disciplines. [+]

Master of Science Degrees 2017/2018 in Yorkshire and the Humber United Kingdom. As governments and sporting bodies place greater focus on the benefits of lifelong physical activity and ensuring talented athletes fulfil their potential, the demand for highly qualified coaches has never been greater. Informed by expert coaches, this course will increase your skills and expertise and enhance your career as a professional sports coach. With an active passion for coaching, you will focus on specific sports that interest you. Selecting from a range of option modules, you will be able to direct your learning towards your own practice and career goals. Working with your course tutors and fellow student coaches on the course, you will draw on insights from contemporary practice and research to add depth to your existing knowledge and skills. Your refined expertise will improve your confidence, helping you to develop your professional judgement and decision making so you can plan, deliver and evaluate long-term coaching programmes that consider and prioritise the developmental needs of your participants. You will graduate with new insights about what coaching strategies work for you and your participants and why. SPORT AND ACTIVE LIFESTYLES At Leeds Beckett we're passionate about sport. There's a huge range of sports and activities for you to get involved in, including more than 40 sports clubs. Requirements:Applicants should either have at least a second class honours degree in the cognate subjects of Sports Science, Sport Coaching, Sport Development, Physical Education or Qualified Teacher Status, at least a... [-]