Masters | Postgraduate Course - Master of Business Administration MBA Course Details within Nottingham Trent University

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Global reputation and excellence ● We are ranked in the world top 100 for Arts and Humanities, Life Sciences and social sciences, and the top 100 for international outlook (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2018) ● Eight of the University’s academic departments were ranked in the top five for their subject Our campus ● Our beautiful, green, self-contained campus is located just outside York city centre and offers world-class teaching and learning spaces and an excellent environment to live and learn. ● York has been ranked as the Best Place to live in Britain by The Sunday Times, 2018, and the safest city-based university in England and Wales in the The Complete University Guide 2018. Study at York ● Our extensive University Library is open 24/7 and includes over 1,250 flexible study spaces. ● Our online and distance learning courses allow you to study flexibly, anywhere in the world. Visit our website to view all the courses we offer Your career ● Postgraduate taught students have access to our employer and recruiter networks and development and training opportunities Graduate life ● We offer an excellent range of accommodation on or close to campus. ● Our network of support services provides easy access to help and support. ● Our vibrant, student-friendly city is renowned for its rich history and heritage. ● The Graduate Students’ Association (GSA) offers professional, confidential and specialist advice to all postgraduate students. They also run regular social and sporting events, the largest postgraduate welcome week in the UK and a number of postgraduate networks. Hear from our taught postgraduate bloggers York Postgraduate Virtual Open Days Have all your questions answered in one place at our Postgraduate Virtual Open Days, running in February and June 2019. ● Chat online with our academic staff. ● Watch talks on financing your studies and student life, or a 'taster' lecture. ● Speak to our accommodation, admissions and student support teams. ● Talk to current students and applicants in our Student Lounge. Find out more Masters Taster Days Our on-campus Masters Taster Days are a great chance to find out about taught masters degrees, chat with current postgraduate student and learn more about the department or centre that you are interested in. Funding There are a range of postgraduate awards available. We offer scholarships supported through generous donations from Alumni as well as several departmental scholarships Applying Find out how to apply Keep in touch University of York Heslington York YO10 5DD +44 (0) 1904 324 000 Email: pg-admissions@york.ac.uk Twitter Facebook Instagram YouTube

Masters Courses

Contact details

University of South Wales
Pontypridd
South Wales
CF37 1DL
United Kingdom
Tel: UK tel: 08455 76 77 78, International tel: +44 (0)1443 654450
Website: http://www.southwales.ac.uk/postgrad

Contact details

University of South Wales
Pontypridd
South Wales
CF37 1DL
United Kingdom
Tel: UK tel: 08455 76 77 78, International tel: +44 (0)1443 654450
Website: http://www.southwales.ac.uk/postgrad

Masters Courses

Contact details

Keppel Street,
London,
WC1E 7HT
United Kingdom
Tel: 44(0)20 7636 8636
Email: study@lshtm.ac.uk
Website: http://www.lshtm.ac.uk

Contact details

Keppel Street,
London,
WC1E 7HT
United Kingdom
Tel: 44(0)20 7636 8636
Email: study@lshtm.ac.uk
Website: http://www.lshtm.ac.uk

Masters Courses

Nottingham Trent University
Tel:+44 (0)115 941 8418
Course Fees
Home/EU full-time £8,000 Home/EU part-time £4,000
Start Month(s)
September
Contact Name
Admissions Team
Tel
+44 (0)115 848 4200
Animation MA

Study Details

MA 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time

Explore animation production, concepts and context on this dynamic and contemporary postgraduate degree. As an MA Animation student, you’ll have the opportunity to choose from a wide range of topics to study, including:

  • storyboard and pre-visualisation artistry
  • character design
  • environment and prop design
  • 2D and 3D animation
  • stop-motion and experimental animation

The main focus of the course will be on the exploration and refinement of your skills. Develop content specific to your research area, as well as attending contextual lectures in which you’ll investigate global animation history, theory and practice. This course will prepare you for a career in a commercial production studio, in games production or feature animation. Additionally, you may choose to work in visual effects production or as an independent filmmaker.

Module details

For module details please see here

Entry Requirements

What are we looking for?

  • 2.2 honours degree in a related subject.
  • Applicants with non-standard entry qualifications and / or relevant work experience will be considered on an individual basis.

Programme Funding

We are offering a number of scholarships for Masters study.

Student Destinations

The course promotes industry research and networking to establish relationships with relevant animation companies. Students will leave with a body of work that reflects their skills and currency to potential employers.

This course leads to a wide range of potential careers that include storyboard artist; character designer; environment and prop designer; pre-visualisation artist; CG modeller; 2D and 3D animator; stop-motion animator; and experimental animator.

You also have the opportunity to enter into a diverse industry including feature and televisual production, advertising, games production and independent production, through to more peripheral digital media industries such as architectural pre-visualisation.

Some graduates also use this course to support careers in teaching, lecturing and journalism, or to progress on to MPhil or PhD study.


Nottingham Trent University
Tel:+44 (0)115 941 8418
Course Fees
Home/EU and International - 1yr Full Time £18,000 Two years (with placement)* £19,385 (£18,000 in year one and £1,385 in year two)
Contact Name
Admissions Team
Tel
+44 (0)115 848 4200
Master of Business Administration MBA

Study Details

MBA 1yr Full Time - 2yrs with a placement

 The Nottingham Business School MBA is designed to enhance your management knowledge, your leadership capabilities, your global perspective and your professional career. It has been awarded a Dual Award status by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI).

Our MBA has three core principles at heart:

  1. The principles of responsible and sustainable management are central to our School and the programme. We’ll help you to develop the insights, capacities and skills to create and maintain responsible, efficient business practices, as well as to develop your sustainable mind-set, promote responsible leadership and influence organisational cultures.
  2. The learning style and opportunities are characterised by experiential learning, manifest in the two consultancy projects and a pedagogy designed to increase opportunities for experiential elements in each module.
  3. We offer a personalised pathway, with the freedom to specialise in the areas that interest you most and to shape your skills and experiences around the career you want.

The NBS MBA aims to prepare you to be more informed across all areas of business administration so that you are able to take up senior strategic management roles as part of your career progression.

We have designed a curriculum which will challenge your thinking, stretch the boundaries of your knowledge and demand reflection on your previous managerial decisions and actions. If you take the programme seriously and go beyond the minimum requirement to pass, it will help you to consider how to be an ethical and effective leader so that you can make a positive contribution to your future organisation, employees and society.

What you’ll gain from this degree?

  • we offer a more hands-on experience than most other UK business schools. You’ll complete two hands-on experience projects; one within the UK and the other one internationally. You can read our blog on previous trip to Stellenbosch University in Cape Town, South Africa.
  • our Personal, Professional and Leadership Development module will include opportunities for academic and industrial mentoring, careers support and individual personal and professional development based around your needs.
  • develop global management skills and immerse yourself in a multicultural atmosphere, with a dynamic community of staff and students from around the 

Module details

 Semester One

  • Strategic Change and Consultancy
  • Managing Operations
  • Managing Marketing
  • Managing People and Organisations
  • Managing Finance

Semester Two

  • Elective module, you can pick one from below:
  • International Human Resource Management
  • Uncap Creativity and Innovation
  • Financial Modelling
  • Strategic Operations
  • Valuation of Investment Products
  • Corporate Governance and Accountability
  • Branding and Corporate Reputation Management
  • Digital Marketing Management
  • Strategic Renewal and Transformation

Semester Three

  • International Consultancy Experience
  • Business Research Methods and Data Analysis
  • Paid work placement (two-year route only)
  • Business Research Project

Entry Requirements

 You will need:

  • a undergraduate degree (2.1 or above) or an equivalent professional or academic qualification
  • a period of professional work experience incorporating operational responsibilities – three years minimum, preferably five
  • two academic or vocational references.

In exceptional circumstances applicants without a degree will be considered, if they can demonstrate in their personal statement that they have been in a senior management position, managing people and budgets, for more than eight years.

Student Destinations

At Nottingham Business School, we’re focused on your employability from the start of your degree. We provide you with a learning experience that integrates theory and practice.

Graduates from this course have gone onto roles within the public, private and third sector, undertaking positions such as:

- head of procurement
- project manager
- managing director
- finance director

98% of our postgraduates are in work or further study within six months of finishing their degrees (latest Destination of Leavers from Higher Education survey 2016-17).