Project Management (Taught)

University of Westminster, London

Degree level: Postgraduate
Awarded by: University of Westminster

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Course summary

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In today's business environment effective project management (PM) is an integral influencer of success. Additionally, PM-associated skills such as planning, risk management, quality management and communication management are essential to control the increasingly complex projects that allow top organisations to remain competitive in the global market. A Master’s in project management is sought after by many organisations, both in the public and the private sector. The course is suitable for graduates in business, computing and engineering, with an affinity for organising, running or participating in projects. Project Management MSc is designed to equip you with a set of tested skills for planning, delegating and monitoring project. The course gives you the knowledge and tools to help implement strategies for change, in a sustainable way, in order to influence progress within a company or organisation. You also will learn the governance framework of running a project and how to handle the associated risks. The project management processes that you will learn on this course are aligned with the Project Management Bodies of Knowledge by Project Management Institute and is widely accepted as best practice in the area of project management. This course involves both theoretical and practical content. It offers you the chance to build on your first degree or work experience with a range of knowledge and skills, enabling you to successfully manage the increasing number of projects instigated by organisations seeking to improve their value proposition. In addition to providing you with an opportunity to attain the much sought after PRINCE2 Foundation and PRINCE2 Practitioner certifications, the course will provide you with an understanding and an evaluation of a number of other popular professional qualifications, such as MoR®, MSP and DSDM Atern. (MoR and MSP are registered trademarks of Axelos Ltd.) This course covers and critically evaluates the prevailing project management bodies of knowledge.

Course details

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Entry requirements

Applicants should have a minimum of a lower second class honours degree (2:2) in business studies, economics, events management, and operations research. However applicants with qualifications in other disciplines such as, engineering, IT, environmental sciences, the humanities and languages are also encouraged to apply. If your first language is not English you should have an IELTS 6.0 with at least 5.5 in each element. One reference is required.


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Project Management at University of Westminster, London - UCAS