Distance learning - Middlesex University
MBA - General Management
This highly professional MBA course combines an international outlook with an emphasis on innovation and experiential learning.
You will grow your skills through a series of workshops and interaction with professional consultants and industry speakers. You will enhance your previous business and management experience and leadership skills by dealing with issues using strategic thinking to ensure effective practice as you learn in real time.
The MBA consists of an induction, six core modules and a final Project (Master thesis). Each core module has 20 credits (10 ECTS).
Alternatively, you can choose to take two additional courses (Information Management and Research Methods) and a smaller Business Transformation Project instead. Depending on your career goals you can opt for a larger scale in-depth investigation, or a narrower scale project, supported by two additional modules. In both cases there is a full grounding in research methods.
In total, 180 credits (90 ECTS) are required to earn the MBA. The programme is delivered over two years.
The online MBA programme has six core modules:
In addition to the six modules you can take:
The MBA consists of an induction, six modules and a final scale Project (Applied Project). In addition, you can choose to take two additional courses (Information Management and Research Methods) and a smaller Business Transformation Project instead.
The difference between the two, is the size of the final Project. While the smaller Business Transformation Project contains a substantial piece of written work expected to be in the range of 10.000 words, the Applied Project contains at least 15.000 words. The piece of work must have a substantial research component with a practice-oriented manner and it must be written under the guidance of an advisor.
MBA online teaching
Each area of this course uses a variety of learning tools combined into a varied and interactive style covering both core and additional resources. Your learning and understanding will derive from a number and variety of the following our 24-hour online portal (myUniHub), textbooks, study guides, online audio and video content, discussion groups, multi-media resources, case studies, individual access to tutors, webinars and online lectures (available in real time or as an archive).
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Why study MBA General Management?
Our flexible and accessible MBA (delivered entirely online) will prepare you for the senior management sector in a global business environment.
Further course highlights:
- Middlesex University is ranked amongst the global top 200 MBAs.
- The online delivery means you can study without having to travel or compromise your employment status.
- Distance learning provides the flexibility to work when you want, where you want. This course is also an ideal choice for those with family commitments.
- Professionally recognised by QAA. On completion graduates are guaranteed full professional recognition.
- On successful completion of the required modules you can be awarded a Master of Business Administration entitling you to use the letters MBA after your name.
The MBA will benefit your career prospects by giving you the ability to think and lead strategically, apply knowledge in real time in the real world, gain understanding of other sectors and comprehend the skills involved in a senior management role.
If you are already in employment, the work based projects you complete will also make a significant contribution to the achievement of your organisation’s work objectives.