Value: 60 credits (30 ECTS)
This module provides students with the means of further developing and integrating the skills and knowledge acquired on the MBA through application to a specific organizational issue or problem.
It enables students to demonstrate proficiency in relation to scoping the issue(s)/problems, consideration of appropriate literature, collection and analysis of data, assessing the financial implications, including any cost/benefit analysis for justifying specific recommendations and consideration of implementation issues.
On completion of this module the successful student will be able to demonstrate clarity of task/issue and scope. They will be able to assess and critically evaluate relevant literature and display knowledge of management issues relating to the project.
Students will be provided with the knowledge and skills to undertake the project through workshops. Students are expected to reflect on their learnings in different management areas and develop a holistic perspective in these workshops. Formative assessment consists of tutor feedback on classroom exercises during workshops, feedback from the module leader while developing the project proposal and from the tutor/project supervisor while doing the project.
Type of Examination
- Coursework 100%:
- Project report (80%)
- Project presentation (20%)