MSc in Sustainability and Management
Content and structure
21 September 2020 - 27 September 2020
28 September 2020 - 11 December 2020
1 February 2021 - 28 May 2021
June 2021 - September 2021
Dissertation / Practice Track
Please note that units and course information below refers to the 2019/20 academic year. 2020/21 content is likely to be similar but is subject to change.
Semester one: taught units
Semester two: taught units
You will select one of these units:
- Virtual organising: understanding group behaviour online
- Understanding employment law
- Strategic management
- Management consulting: data driven approaches
- Project management
- Strategy and human resource management
- Leading and managing change
- Entrepreneurship and innovation
- Supply management
- Business analytics
- Consumer behaviour
- Contemporary and emerging issues for organisations
- New product development
- Risk and risk management
- Managing strategic partnerships
Summer: Dissertation or Practice Track
You will finish the course by choosing one of these two options:
You will produce a unique piece of research using techniques learned throughout the year.
You will work with one of our partner organisations to solve a real business challenge. In teams, you will apply what you have learned and present your work to the company.
Practice Track: MSc students' view
Detailed course information
Teaching and learning
You’ll learn from academics who are experts in the field of sustainability and management.
You will experience a variety of teaching methods including:
- interactive lectures
- case studies
- seminar presentations
- group project work
All units are taught on campus.
Methods of assessment
Units are assessed by a combination of formal examinations and coursework.
As well as the cost of books, you will also need to cover the cost of photocopying, printing and binding. You should budget at least £100 for this.
Some courses involve visits away from the University campus, and you may be required to pay some or all of the costs of travel, accommodation and subsistence for such trips.
This course is regulated by the Office for Students.