FutureLearn, the online social learning platform owned by The Open University, has partnered with Anglia Ruskin University to deliver an online MSc in Project Management and help further the university's ambitions to become a digital leader in education.
AT A GLANCE
- Provider: Anglia Ruskin University
- Platform: FutureLearn
- Length: 2-3 years
- Nº Courses: 9 Programs
- Cost: $8,800 AUD
- Format: Completely online
- Class dates: 28 May 2019 (apply by 24 May 2019) | 16 Sep 2019 (apply by 13 Sep 2019) | 2 Jan 2020 (apply by 30 Dec 2019)
- Link to Degree Page: Online Project Management Degree - MSc - Anglia Ruskin
Project managers are highly sought after in industries across the globe. With this degree you will develop the project management skills to access these exciting career opportunities.
You will learn how to manage projects and teams effectively by exploring a range of specialist project management principles and developing your own approach to managing projects. You will have access to the supported learning you need to develop your transferable skills and confidence. Internationally recognised, this online project management degree is accredited by the Association for Project Management (APM).
To gain entry, you’ll need a good honours degree from a recognised university.
Alternatively, if you have a degree or degree equivalent qualification and/or appropriate work experience at a suitable level within an organisation, and for an appropriate length of time, you may be considered.
You may be interviewed prior to acceptance. Qualifications from an approved professional body will also be taken into account.
As a distance learner, you’ll also need a suitable computer with internet connection, together with sufficient IT competence to make effective use of word processing, internet and email.
If English is not your first language, you will be expected to demonstrate a certificated level of proficiency of at least IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.
Programs on this degree
- Use the language, knowledge, theories, principles and practical skills demanded by the discipline of management.
- Critically analyse and evaluate procedures, systems and techniques used in management.
- Apply aspects of the scientific, social, environmental, legal, technical, ethical, economic, health and safety, and political dimensions to management issues in the built environment.
- Systematically analyse and critically evaluate arguments and procedures used to identify a client’s needs and the means to satisfy them.
- Identify complex problems, critically analyse, synthesise and apply relevant knowledge and skills to provide an appropriate solution of a professional and ethical nature.
- Logically and systematically plan and organise processes and actions.
- Work as part of a team contributing to defined goals and group dynamics.
- Communicate efficiently in spoken, written and graphical forms and be able to present complex issues to clients.
- Cost and Financial Management
- Major Project
- Management Practice
- Management Theory
- Project Management Context
- Project Management Systems
- Project Management Techniques
- Project Planning and Control
- Research Design and Methods