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MScProject Management

1 year full-time
Entry requirements
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Southampton City Centre

Ready to take your career to the next level? Solent’s project management master’s programme is a professionally tailored course aligned to the Association for Project Management’s Body of Knowledge. You will study different methodologies, techniques and processes of project management and the chance to gain professional qualifications such as Agile Project Management™ (Foundation and Practitioner level)*.

The course is split into eight distinct modules, divided into three levels of postgraduate qualification. To find out more about the content of each specific module, please see the ‘what you'll study’ tab.

As well as helping to equip students with specialised project management skills, the course also encourages the development of leadership abilities, financial acumen and people management techniques. Students will gain a general understanding of governance, and develop management accounting skills.

Students will also examine the structures and processes necessary for any organisation to deliver a project effectively, explore the theories that have created advances in the fields of organisational behaviour, human resource management and leadership, and learn the Agile Project Management methodology, specifically the proven DSDM Atern framework.

*Subject to Solent University professional course guidelines, for example passing Solent's mock exams and paying the appropriate fees. For further clarification, please contact the course leader.

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  • Why choose this course?

    Course features

    • Additional qualification

      This course offers additional qualifications for you to obtain with your degree

    • Professional accreditation

      This course has been accredited by a professional body

    • Apply direct

      You can apply direct to Solent University for this course

    • Part-time option

      You can study this course part-time

    This course is for

    This course is suitable for project management professionals who wish to enable the enhancement of their career in project management with a higher-level qualification.

    What this course leads to

    To put you in an excellent position to start, or further, a career in project management

    • Requirements for the Association for Project Management's Body of Knowledge.

    Meet the team

    The University cannot guarantee any particular members of staff will teach specific aspects of the course in the future, but will endeavour to ensure the teaching team maintains their balance of experience and qualifications.

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