Masters | Postgraduate Course - Management and International Publishing MSc Course Details within Nottingham Trent University

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Management and International Publishing MSc

Study Details

MSc 1 year Full-time

The MSc in Management and International Publishing has been designed for future managers who specifically want to develop their interest in the publishing industry while strengthening their understanding of wider business areas and concepts critical to the success of 21st-century organisations.

This route explores the strategies behind the publishing industry and its marketing. You will analyse stakeholder and public interests, evaluate mergers and acquisitions and consider the influential role of technology.

You will gain a practical introduction to digital publishing, developing your understanding of its capabilities and what makes a successful digital publishing proposal. Finally, you will learn about the global publishing market, examining international publishing laws, copyright, moral right, authorship and ownership.

Why study this course?

  • The course will equip you with broad knowledge across a wide range of management subject areas and enable you to develop more specialist knowledge as it progresses.
  • You'll complete a hands-on project, giving you a fantastic opportunity to use the theories and knowledge you've gained to produce a meaningful piece of work. Projects include Consultancy Experience Project, Internship, Business Research Project and Global Experience Project.
  • You will complete a comprehensive development programme, which includes a short residential team-building course usually held in the Peak District.

Module details

Semester One modules

  • Principles of Management
  • Managing in Organisations
  • Managing in Context

Semester Two modules

  • Digital Publishing
  • International Publishing Law 
  • International Marketing and Strategic Management in Publishing

Semester Three modules
 
In your final semester you will take on a major project, giving you a fantastic opportunity to use the theories and knowledge you have gained to produce a challenging, meaningful piece of work.
 
Working as part of a team, you will undertake focused research, developing your professional skills, managing a complex project and delivering results in a real business situation. You will present your findings to the client and learn valuable project management tools and concepts.
 
All year

  • Academic, Professional and Career Development (APCD)

Entry Requirements

You will need an undergraduate degree equivalent to a UK undergraduate honours degree (2.2 or above).
All applicants will be required to demonstrate a commitment to the subject they wish to study and should demonstrate how their chosen programme of study will benefit them in their future career.
One academic or vocational reference is required.
There are also English language entry requirements. Please see the full details of language requirements for Nottingham Business School and a list of all English language qualifications accepted by the University are available on our website.

Programme Funding

We are able to offer a number of competitive scholarships to both home / EU and international students through our Full-time Master's Scholarship Scheme. Our scholarships can cover up to half your tuition fees, and apply to all our full-time Masters course starting in September and January.
Please note that these scholarships are only available to students who have been offered a place to study on their chosen master's course within the School.
The International Development Office at NTU also offer a number of scholarships.

Programme Assessment

A range of assessment methods are used across the course, the choice of which reflects the needs and demands of the different types of module. Some modules will assess the ability to work collaboratively in a team and others will assess individual capability. Types of assessment will range from examinations to group presentations including essays, reports, financial analyses, literature reviews and research-based projects.

The interactive nature of the taught sessions offers opportunities to gain feedback on your performance before being formally assessed and increasing use is made of eLearning to further support the feedback process.

Student Destinations

The MSc in Management and International Publishing has been designed for future managers who specifically want to develop their interest in the publishing industry while strengthening their understanding of wider business areas and concepts critical to the success of 21st-century organisations.

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