Earning an advanced degree, like a Master of Arts, may advance a stalled career or help someone move in a new professional direction. These programs vary in length, but most take two to three years to complete with part-time or full-time course schedules.
UK, United Kingdom is more than 300 years old and comprises four constituent nations: England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland. The UK has been a centre of learning for the past 1,000 years and possesses many ancient and distinguished universities. Foreign students make up a significant proportion of the student body at UK universities.
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This industry-focused diploma prepares you for a successful management career by providing a solid understanding of key business management principles and practices.
HND Business Management
This industry-focused diploma prepares you for a successful management career by providing a solid understanding of key business management principles and practices.
Level 3 qualification or equivalent
GCE Advanced level profile demonstrating strong performance in a relevant subject or an adequate performance in more than one GCE subject
An Access to Higher Education Certificate awarded by an approved further education institution
Mature learners without formal qualifications are required to present a profile of achievement in the form of 2 years related work experience (paid or unpaid) and will be subject to relevant entry assessments
This accredited Level 5 Diploma in Applied Financial Trading has been designed to provide individuals with the knowledge and skills to trade real-time financial markets.
Level 5 Diploma Course
This accredited Level 5 Diploma in Applied Financial Trading has been designed to provide individuals with the knowledge and skills to trade real-time financial markets. Your knowledge will come together when you get to experience sessions on our City trading floor and even candidates with work experience in this area already under their belt, will find this course hugely beneficial. This programme can also be studied fully online from anywhere in the world.
Entry requirements for all LAT programmes:
A completed and signed application form
A copy of your passport/proof of ID / Birth Certificate
Entry requirements for all LAT programmes of two weeks or more:
A scanned copy of a recent passport-sized colour photograph
Proof of education qualifications
Proof of English proficiency, if required
Unicaf University offers in association with a British Awarding Body a Level 6 Diploma in Accounting and Financial Management which is equivalent to a Bachelor degree and
Unicaf University offers in association with a British Awarding Body a Level 6 Diploma in Accounting and Financial Management which is equivalent to a Bachelor degree and has been designed to provide you with core knowledge in key areas to ensure that you have the skills to go on to complete the ACCA Professional Accounting qualification. This programme covers all aspects of accounting, providing excellent preparation for a professional qualification.
The nine modules of the Level 6 Diploma align to each of the nine Fundamental Level papers (F1 to F9) of the ACCA professional accounting qualification. For each module successfully completed during the course, students qualify for an exemption from the relevant paper of the ACCA examinations. So, students can complete a British Level 6 Diploma and also receive the ACCA exemptions from the following ACCA papers:...
Designed to help you take the next step in your career, our DipHE Business will prepare you to succeed in challenging business environments and gain the skills required t
This course is perfect for you if you want an all-round introduction to the world of business.
Typical offer: 48 UCAS points and an interview. We also welcome applications from students with relevant work experience - please contact our Admissions Team for further information
Start dates: February 2019, May 2019, September 2019, and November 2019
Duration: Full-time over 18 months
Tuition fees: £6,000 per-year full-time
Validated by The Open University
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Designed to help you take the next step in your career, our DipHE Business will prepare you to succeed in challenging business environments and gain the skills required to adapt to constant change....
The Diploma in Residential Interior Design is aimed at students wishing to gain an understanding of the skills and knowledge required to change career in the Residential
The Diploma in Residential Interior Design is aimed at students wishing to gain an understanding of the skills and knowledge required to change career in the Residential Design sector, continue in further education a well as for those gaining individual development. This is a six-month training course which enables International students to attend on a short term visitor’s visa.
Students come to us with a passion for interiors and a wealth of life and business experience, whether it’s from a successful current career, a university degree or an architectural related background. The majority of applicants have no previous work or creative experience in the interiors industry, however, they bring the desire, ability and commitment to learn along with relevant transferable skills. From the outset the emphasis is placed on learning drawing skills, colour appreciation, understanding the design process and developing ideas from the client brief to the presentation through investigative design. Working with specialist tutors from within the industry, the required skills and knowledge are taught through practical studio projects introducing spatial and conceptual thinking as well as acquiring creative and technical abilities that meet industry standards. Professional Practice talks are delivered according to contracts and regulations adhered to by The British Institute of Interior Design....
The diploma course is a one year option to cover the key elements of design and making mosaics for art students who want a broad knowledge of mosaic making, its history a
Learning Aims and Outcomes
The diploma course is a one year option to cover the key elements of design and making mosaics for art students who want a broad knowledge of mosaic making, its history and potential.
Mosaic Fabrication: Techniques and ApplicationIntroduction to tools, techniques and materials; studying surfaces and substrates; Term 1 Roman Mosaics working with hammer and hardie using marble; Term 2 Byzantine Mosaic working with hammer and hardie using smalti; working with other standard mosaic materials and nippers; Term 3 Individual project, making frames, documenting and marketing work (60 credits)
History of MosaicClassical and Roman Mosaics, Byzantine and Western Mosaics from the 4th Century (For the Diploma only students there are a couple of extra sessions to give them an overview into Modern and Contemporary Mosaics) (30 credits)...
The HND in Marketing is designed to provide and prepare students adequately for a wide range of marketing careers. It will enable students to acquire skills to enter juni
The HND in Marketing is designed to provide and prepare students adequately for a wide range of marketing careers. It will enable students to acquire skills to enter junior /trainee roles in private and public organisations, where there are work opportunities in both in-house departments and specialist marketing, market research, advertising and marketing agencies.
Learners will experience a holistic development of practical, interpersonal, research analysis and planning and higher level thinking skills. The focus is on developing learners for employment and higher education in an ethical manner.
The HND in Business (Marketing) pathway provides an overview of the marketing function. It considers the purchase decision-making process and the variables and situations influencing buyer behaviour. Topics covered include marketing research; promotional activities in response to a target audience; applying and evaluating analytical tools to create a marketing plan; sales planning and operations; and the different stages of the sales process....
This three-year part-time course is a thorough grounding in theology, ministry, and mission validated by Durham University as part of the Common Awards scheme.
This three-year part-time course is a thorough grounding in theology, ministry, and mission validated by Durham University as part of the Common Awards scheme. It will take you through a range of modules that are academically stimulating and relevant to the Christian life. It provides a solid foundation for active ministry in the Church, both lay and ordained and satisfies those who want to take their theological studies further.
All study material is provided online, so some IT skill is necessary. You will work with your designated personal tutor and can converse with other students via Moodle, so it is possible to do this course anywhere in the world at a time and pace that suits you. Also, depending on the numbers on the course, we will be offering some study sessions either in the evening or at weekends for those who can attend – this is not a requirement but an opportunity to enhance your learning....
This is a two-year course, designed to provide students with the knowledge & skills to progress to degree level study & thereafter employment in the animation, fi
This is a two-year course, designed to provide students with the knowledge & skills to progress to degree level study & thereafter employment in the animation, film & games industries.
Through focused classes & personalized tuition, each student will develop the following
• An awareness of different perspectives and approaches within the media sector.• Research, analyze and evaluate relevant information and ideas in order to develop creative solutions.• Understand, adapt and safely use appropriate and practical methods and skills for creative production.• Critically review the effectiveness and appropriateness of methods, actions, and results.• Use evaluative and reflective skills in order to take responsibility for own learning, development and decision making.• Take responsibility for the research, planning, time management and actions to access progression opportunities.• Effectively present themselves and their work to appropriate audiences.• Learn the initial principles of HTML coding through classes.• An awareness of health and safety rules through workshops....
As a screenwriter, your ability to create and communicate a story is at the heart of any successful film project. Our one-year diploma provides the intensive, creative de
Our Screenwriting Diploma gives you one year of intensive creative development to prepare you for life working as a screenwriter in the fast-paced, competitive and diverse film and TV environment. You will get a thorough grounding in all screenwriting specialisms, producing a huge volume of work over the course of the year, writing for shorts, television, feature films and web series. Our intensive approach to screenwriting ensures that you leave LFA with an impressive portfolio of work, adaptable writing skills and the ability to turn around script projects to tight deadlines.
At LFA we encourage students to collaborate across disciplines to expand their experience and understanding of the entire filmmaking process. Providing an extensive overview of the realities of the filmmaking industry, throughout the year sessions cover script editing and the role of development executives, script supervising, acquiring agents, copyright, legal and finance; cinema audience demographics and feature film marketing. You will improve your visual storytelling skills and see your scripts leave the page through live-reading workshops with professional directors and actors. To ensure you leave LFA industry-ready our screenwriting workshops will focus on how to outline, pitch and negotiate the sale of feature film and TV ideas to a panel of film and TV industry professionals....
The programme gives you everything you need to be a modern HR manager. By the end of your programme, you'll have gained up-to-date industry knowledge, an have an industry
Please note that this is an English language course, and requires a good level of written and spoken English.
This qualification builds on your existing HR expertise and knowledge and is suitable for you if:
you want to develop your career in HR management with a professional qualification
you need to understand the role of HR in the wider organizational context
you have a CIPD Level 3 Foundation qualification and want to develop your professional HR knowledge
The CIPD Level 5 Diploma in HR management is 100% online. You work at your own pace, so you can easily fit studying around other commitments. If you want to get qualified as soon as possible, you can also complete the programme in as little as 4 months!...
BTEC Higher National Diploma, accredited by the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE) and the Energy Institute. Delivered on a full-time or part-ti
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Have you just finished your A-levels? Or are you an electrician, plumber, HVAC technician or in facilities management? If you look after Mechanical and Electrical (M&E) systems and want to develop your skills, this HND course is for you.
Alongside M&E systems, we’ll cover energy conservation and environmental impact. In line with modern engineering practice, you’ll also develop your management and communication skills, helping you to realize your full career potential.
Why study HND Building Services Engineering at LSBU?
Heritage: we have been running courses for the Building Services Engineering industry since 1947.
Professional accreditation: part accredited by the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE) and the Energy Institute.
Future proof: Major projects in London and the raised focus on the environment and sustainability are resulting in an increased demand for those graduating from this course.
Study modes to suit you: study full-time or part-time one day a week.
Our specialist staff are experts, with a great deal to share.
We have one of the best laboratory–workshop complexes in London.
1st for graduate prospects amongst London competitors in Building (Sunday Times 2019).
Ranked 2nd amongst London competitors for overall satisfaction in Building courses (National Student Survey 2018).
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Qualifications at RQF Level 7 reflects the competence, knowledge and practical skills that are academically comparable to Master’s Degrees, Integrated Master’s Degrees, P
What is the Extended Strategic Management Diploma qualification?
Qualifications at RQF Level 7 reflects the competence, knowledge and practical skills that are academically comparable to Master’s Degrees, Integrated Master’s Degrees, Postgraduate Diplomas, Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) and Postgraduate Certificates.
Accredited ATHE Level 7 Extended Diploma in Management provides a flexible route for learners who have already achieved management qualifications at a lower level as well as for learners who do not have business or management qualifications, but may have qualifications in other areas and/or prior management experience in the workplace....
University of Birmingham - College of Arts and Law
This innovative Shakespeare Institute programme allows you to study the performance history but also the way in which Shakespeare’s plays have been performed through hist
This innovative Shakespeare Institute programme allows you to study the performance history but also the way in which Shakespeare’s plays have been performed through history, up to the modern moment. It encourages a historical approach to interpretation and styles of presentation and it promotes the value of close reading as the basis for evaluating the plays on the page, stage, and screen.
You will have the opportunity to look at different productions and adaptations of Shakespeare’s plays in their historical, political, and cultural contexts and to think about the performance choices actors and directors make when approaching Shakespeare’s texts. You can also study how the textual history of Shakespeare’s plays influences performance today....
Engineering is exciting, rewarding and creative. The great thing about being an engineer is that you will always be learning. Engineering is driving the economy. There ar
Engineering is exciting, rewarding and creative. The great thing about being an engineer is that you will always be learning.
Engineering is driving the economy. There are almost 6 million employees in UK engineering companies - almost 20% of total UK employment. The UK will need 200,000 more people with engineering skills each year.
This qualification is equivalent to the second year of a degree qualification.
Engineers build the world around us including buildings, roads, bridges, schools, and hospitals. If you enjoy solving problems and coming up with great creative solutions, watch as your work gets seen and used by millions every day. Logical thinking, an aptitude for problem solving and flexibility are just some of the attributes that make a good engineer....