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University of the West of Scotland

University of the West of Scotland

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Advanced Computer Systems Development MSc

Advanced Computer Systems Development MSc

Overview Our accredited MSc Advanced Computer Systems Development course is ideal if you are an BSc Honours Computing degree graduate or hold an equivalent qualification in a relevant discipline and...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: 7,500 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree
  • Service Oriented Development (20 Credits) - Core
  • Ethics for the IT Professional (10 Credits) - Core
  • Service Oriented Development (20 Credits) - Core
  • Research Design and Methods (10 Credits) - Core
  • Masters Project (60 Credits) - Core
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Social Work MSc

Social Work MSc

Overview Qualify as a social worker through this professionally accredited two-year MSc programme by developing the practical skills and knowledge you need to play a crucial role in improving people’s lives. ...Read more
  • 2 years Full time degree: 7,500 per year (UK)
  • Applied Law for Social Work Practice (20 Credits) - Core
  • Assessed Practice 2 (20 Credits) - Core
  • Social Work Theory: Application in Practice (40 Credits) - Core
  • Assessed Practice 1 (40 Credits) - Core
  • MSc Social Work Dissertation (60 Credits)
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Information Technology MSc

Information Technology MSc

Overview Our MSc in Information Technology is ideal if you have a degree in a subject other than IT or computing and would like to develop much sought after business-relevant IT knowledge and skills. ...Read more
  • 1.5 years Full time degree: 7,500 per year (UK)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 7,500 per year (UK)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 11,750 per year (UK)
  • MSc IT Project Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
  • Business Computer Networks (20 Credits) - Core
  • Database Design (20 Credits) - Core
  • Object Oriented Analysis & Design (10 Credits) - Core
  • Research Design and Methods (10 Credits) - Core
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Quality Management MSc

Quality Management MSc

Overview Our MSc Quality Management course, which is accredited by the Chartered Quality Institute, addresses strategic quality and leadership issues focused on achieving customer satisfaction. ...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: 7,500 per year (UK)
  • variable - to suit the learner Online degree: 7,500 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree
  • Risk Management (10 Credits) - Core
  • Postgraduate Research Methods (10 Credits) - Core
  • Managing Quality (20 Credits) - Core
  • Statistical Quality Control (20 Credits) - Core
  • MSc Quality Management Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
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Advanced Biomedical Science MSc

Advanced Biomedical Science MSc

Overview Our MSc Advanced Biomedical Science programme gives you the skills and knowledge to build a career as an NHS biomedical scientist or within bioscience research. The course aims to give you...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: 7,500 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree
  • Disease: Detection, Monitoring and Therapy (20 Credits) - Core
  • Genetic Analysis in Biomedical Science (20 Credits) - Core
  • Clinical Immunology (20 Credits) - Core
  • Research Design (20 Credits) - Core
  • MSc Research Project (60 Credits) - Core
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Creative Media Practice MA

Creative Media Practice MA

Overview Our MA Creative Media Practice is ideal for those from various disciplines as well as industry professionals wishing to broaden their creative skills, knowledge, and experience. ...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: 7,500 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree
  • Collaborative Project (20 Credits) - Core
  • Masters Creative Project (60 Credits) - Core
  • Applied Creative Contexts (20 Credits) - Core
  • Creative Industries: Professional Practice (20 Credits) - Core
  • Research: Critical Development (20 Credits) - Core
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Biotechnology MSc

Biotechnology MSc

Overview This programme equips you for a career in the biotechnology and life science profession or enables you to progress to PhD study. Designed and delivered with industry input, the programme will...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: 7,500 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree
  • Bioanalysis (20 Credits) - Core
  • Microbial Technology (20 Credits) - Core
  • Research & Commercialisation in Biotechnology (20 Credits) - Core
  • MSc Biotechnology Research Project Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
  • Nucleic Acid & Protein Technology (20 Credits) - Core
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Broadcast Journalism MA

Broadcast Journalism MA

Overview Our accredited MA Broadcast Journalism course will equip you with the necessary skills, knowledge, understanding, and other attributes expected of professional broadcast journalists at the start...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: 7,500 per year (UK)
  • Television Journalism (20 Credits) - Core
  • Creative Industries: Professional Practice (20 Credits) - Core
  • Creative Journalism Project (60 Credits) - Core
  • Journalism & Public Affairs (20 Credits) - Core
  • News Journalism (20 Credits) - Core
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International Management MSc

International Management MSc

Overview Our MSc International Management is designed to help you build a career in management where an understanding of global contexts and issues is becoming increasingly important. ...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: 7,500 per year (UK)
  • Leadership Development in a Changing World (20 Credits) - Core
  • Organisational Performance in Multi-National Enterprises (20 Credits) - Core
  • Strategic Management in an International Context (20 Credits) - Core
  • International Business Management (20 Credits) - Core
  • MSc International Management Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
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Master of Business Administration MBA

Master of Business Administration MBA

Overview The MBA programme is supported by its own virtual learning environment – the MBA Online World which provides access to MBA core text and allows students to study online with their peers. ...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: 15,250 per year (UK)
  • 5 years Online degree: 10,500 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree
  • Integration of Business Functions (10 Credits) - Core
  • MBA Strategic Business Project / Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
  • Influencing Organisational Strategy (20 Credits) - Core
  • Analytical Thinking and Decision Making (20 Credits) - Core
  • Innovation, Entrepreneurship and the Market (20 Credits) - Core
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Project Management MSc

Project Management MSc

Overview Our accredited MSc Project Management course you will gain: the necessary skills and confidence to guide and manage projects to successful completion key skills for employment in the field...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: 7,500 per year (UK)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 11,750 per year (UK)
  • variable - to suit the learner Online degree: 7,500 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree
  • Specialist Topics (10 Credits) - Core
  • Project Methodologies and Technologies (20 Credits) - Core
  • Postgraduate Research Methods (10 Credits) - Core
  • Project Risk Management (20 Credits) - Core
  • MSc Project Management Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
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Midwifery MSc (Full time)

Midwifery MSc (Full time)

Overview This innovative and dynamic three-year midwifery programme will enable you to become a highly educated and skilled midwife with the potential for management, leadership, consultancy, educational...Read more
  • 3 years Full time degree: 1,820 per year (UK)
  • Analysis of Anatomy and Physiology (30 Credits) - Core
  • Exploring Concepts of Health and Wellbeing (20 Credits) - Core
  • Research and Professionalism 1 (30 Credits) - Core
  • Reflecting on Essential Midwifery Practice (40 Credits) - Core
  • Critical Concepts of Perinatal Mental Health (20 Credits) - Core
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Mobile Web Development MSc

Mobile Web Development MSc

Overview Our MSc Mobile Web Development is fully accredited by the British Computer Society and is designed to meet the demands of the increasing use of mobile devices to provide applications and services...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: 7,500 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree
  • Ethics for the IT Professional (10 Credits) - Core
  • Security for the Mobile Web (10 Credits) - Core
  • Mobile Networks and Smartphone Application (20 Credits) - Core
  • Research Design and Methods (10 Credits) - Core
  • Dynamic Web Application (20 Credits) - Core
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Human Resource Management MSc

Human Resource Management MSc

Overview The MSc in Human Resource Management has been designed in response to developments within the HRM sector and can lead to professional accreditation by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: 7,500 per year (UK)
  • 3 years Part time degree
  • HR Professional Skills (20 Credits) - Core
  • HRM in Context (20 Credits) - Core
  • Leading and Managing People (20 Credits) - Core
  • Managing Employee Relations (10 Credits) - Core
  • Performance & Reward Management (20 Credits) - Core
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Waste & Resource Management (Professional Practice) MSc

Waste & Resource Management (Professional Practice) MSc

Overview Our MSc Waste and Resource Management prepares you for a career in the growing environmental and resource management sector, where there is increasing global demand for skilled graduates. ...Read more
  • 1.5 year Full time degree: 9,500 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree
  • Clean Technology and Resource Management (20 Credits) - Core
  • Pollution Control (20 Credits) - Core
  • Waste Management (20 Credits) - Core
  • Interpersonal Skills and Change Management (10 Credits) - Core
  • Risk Management (10 Credits) - Core
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Digital Marketing MSc

Digital Marketing MSc

Overview Our MSc Digital Marketing course gives you an opportunity to build a successful career in this fast-growing global sector. Designed in line with current industry practice to meet the growing...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,000 per year (UK)
  • Developing Professional Practice (60 Credits)
  • Marketing, Events & Tourism Dissertation Module (60 Credits)
  • Digital Marketing Theory (20 Credits)
  • Digital Marketing Practice (20 Credits)
  • Branding People, Places and Spaces (20 Credits)
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Advanced Computing MSc

Advanced Computing MSc

Overview Our MSc Advanced Computing course is an advanced course of study for computing graduates focusing on issues such as internet of things (IoT) and big data. It is designed to develop your practical...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: 7,500 per year (UK)
  • 1.5 years Full time degree: 7,500 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree
  • Mobile Networks and Smartphone Applications (20 Credits) - Core
  • Data Mining and Visualisation (20 Credits) - Core
  • Emerging Topics in Computing (10 Credits) - Core
  • Ethics for the IT Professional (10 Credits) - Core
  • Masters Project (60 Credits) - Core
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International Events Management MSc

International Events Management MSc

Overview The MSc International Events Management was designed to meet the sectors demand for talented, capable practitioners and will prepare you for a successful career in events management at home or abroad. ...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: 7,500 per year (UK)
  • 3 years Part time degree
  • Creative Research (20 Credits) - Core
  • Critical Event Studies (20 Credits) - Core
  • Politics and Policy in Events and Tourism (20 Credits) - Core
  • Practical Issues in Events (20 Credits) - Core
  • Branding People, Places and Spaces (20 Credits) - Core
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Civil Engineering MSc

Civil Engineering MSc

Overview Our technical MSc Civil Engineering provides you with the advanced knowledge and skills for supporting the delivery of infrastructure projects whilst minimising the impact on the natural environment. ...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: 7,500 per year (UK)
  • Project Scheme Design (20 Credits) - Core
  • MSc Dissertation (Civil Eng/Const Mgt) (60 Credits) - Core
  • Advanced Geotechnical Engineering (10 Credits) - Core
  • Civil Engineering Project Design (20 Credits) - Core
  • Project Management (Engineering - B) (20 Credits) - Core
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Mechanical Engineering MSc

Mechanical Engineering MSc

Overview Our MSc Mechanical Engineering is intended for mechanical engineering graduates (and engineering graduates from related disciplines, eg aircraft, aeronautical, product design engineering) and...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: 7,500 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree
  • Advanced Engineering Materials (20 Credits) - Core
  • Applied Finite Element Analysis (20 Credits) - Core
  • Advanced Fluid Mechanics and CFD (20 Credits) - Core
  • Structural Integrity (20 Credits) - Core
  • MSc Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
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