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Full-time Master's Priogramme 2015-16

Our MSc in Programme and Project Management is designed for those wishing to move into project management, either in their current technical and business field, or into a new field of expertise. Participants on this course can have a very wide range of academic and professional backgrounds. It is suitable for those with work experience as well as those with little or no background in business. The course will provide The methodologies, tools, principles and philosophies to effectively contribute to the development and management of both small and large scale projects and programmes. You will learn about human resource management in projects and programmes as well as risk management and change management. You will also develop a methodical approach to the management of the financial aspects of projects and programmes. Project This can be related to projects in a number of different industrial sectors and can address many different aspects of project of programme management. Examples of recent projects include: ▪ Managing change in organisations and teams ▪ Developing a serious game for training in project management ▪ Risk-based design for project management systems ▪ Creating change capability in organisations After you graduate Graduates can expect to be employed in service industries, information technology, engineering or any other business area needing project management skills. Some of our recent graduates have gone into project planning and management roles with BAE Systems, Alstom Power, Reed Recruitment, Network Rail, Vogue, Disneyland, Ashford and McGuire. Other PPM graduates have gone on to work with: Ferrovial (Statistical Analyst), IBM (System Analyst), China Everbright Bank (Risk Manager), DTZ (Marketing Officer), Government of Punjab (middlemanagement), and Evalueserve Business Consulting (Business Analyst). MSc Programme and Project Management (PPM) MSc Programme and Project Management (PPM) Key facts Entry requirements: British Second Class Honours degree or overseas equivalent in any discipline. A good level of numeracy is important. Language requirement: (applies to non-native English speakers) IELTS: 6.5 PTE: 62 Study programme: 10 taught modules – assessed by: ▪ post module assignments (3 ,000 – 4,000 words each) ▪ in-module assessment (additional for some modules) Research project – assessed by: ▪ 20,000 word dissertation ▪ oral examination Core modules: x 7 ▪ Financial Analysis and Control Systems ▪ Organisations, People and Performance ▪ Project Planning, Management and Control ▪ Programme and Project Strategy ▪ International Joint Ventures ▪ Management of Change ▪ Managing the Multi-Project/ Programme Environment Elective modules: x 3 Three to be chosen from the full module list on pages 34-35 Applications: www.warwick.ac.uk/go/ wmgmasters/entry Contact: wmgmasters@warwick.ac.uk 26 go.warwick.ac.uk/wmgmasters/courses/ppm


Full-time Master's Priogramme 2015-16
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