• Price $ 14,263
  • Duration 2 Years; Up to maximum 4 Years
  • Location Oman

Course Overview

The principal objective of the MSc in Management is to provide the manager with the skills and knowledge they need to manage competently, capably and ethically.  

Outline
In all aspects of contemporary society management fulfils an increasingly vital role. Successful management requires a combination of key skills and an understanding of different organisational, cultural and environmental factors. The MSc in Management degree, offered via distance learning in Dubai and the Middle East, prepares students for these demands by providing a comprehensive grounding in the functions of management supported by critical analysis of the context in which manager’s work.

All online study materials and student handbooks are supplied. Students will be allocated a tutor for academic support who you can contact as often as they like by telephone and email. They will also have access to a student support co-ordinator for administrative support. They will also complete an online induction and have access to an online Virtual Campus

Topics Covered

  • Accountability, Representation and Control
  • Critical Perspectives on Management
  • Management in a Global Context:
  • BusinesstoBusiness Marketing and Supply Chain Management

Aims and objectives
Upon completion students will be able to:

  • An awareness of a range of subjects applicable to the management of people and organisations in the 21st century;
  • Analytical and problemsolving skills relevant to the contemporary private, public and not for profit sectors;
  • Insights into the nature of management and human behaviour within organisations;
  • A critical understanding of the economic, social and political environments which affect organisational life;
  • A sensitivity to cultural difference and the ability to work in a crosscultural environment;
  • Oral and written communication skills.

Target Audience

Working professionals with a wide variety of experience and interests. Three years relevant working experience is preferred

Associated career paths and benefits
MSc in Management will help students kick start their career or allow them to get ahead in their current management role. Successful graduates can also study further and apply for a Doctorate level programme.

Unique features of the course
The University of Leicester virtual learning environment Blackboard is used to deliver all resources for this course including:

  • Study materials - Access electronic copies of your learning materials and important information, such as assessment instructions, whenever and wherever they are.
  • Tutor support - Tutors use live chats and forums to stimulate discussions, request input and highlight external sources.
  • External resources - Links to external sources can include key journal articles, your university’s online library, sites of topical interest, etc.
  • Discussion with other students - Forums allow students to come together, share thoughts and ideas and they can initiate topics that they want to discuss with their fellow students.

Entry requirements

The standard entry requirements are as follows:

  • First degree from an approved university equivalent to at least a UK honours degree,
  • Three years relevant work experience is preferred.
  • The University of Leicester English Language Test which takes only 90 minutes and is available on demand.

The University of Leicester virtual learning environment Blackboard is used to deliver all resources for this course including:

  • Study materials - Access electronic copies of your learning materials and important information, such as assessment instructions, whenever and wherever you are.
  • Tutor support - Tutors use live chats and forums to stimulate discussions, request input and highlight external sources.
  • External resources - Links to external sources can include key journal articles, your university’s online library, sites of topical interest, etc.
  • Discussion with other students - Forums allow students to come together, share thoughts and ideas and you can initiate topics that you want to discuss with your fellow students.

Stafford Associates was formed in 1993, and is a Resource Center for Top UK Universities in the Middle East and Levant. The Stafford Associates head office is located in Dubai, with a representative office in Beirut, and can support you with your application to the University of Leicester. This service is entirely free of charge and the academic consultants make the whole process much simpler and less time-consuming for you, the applicant.

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