Project Management DProf
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Degree awarded: Doctor of Prof Management
Duration: 72 months Part Time
Entry requirements: The minimum academic entry requirements for a Doctorate programme are either i) a First class UK Honours degree in a discipline directly relevant to the PhD, ii) an undergraduate degree at 2:1 or above and Masters award at Merit level in a discipline directly relevant to the PhD or iii) equivalent international qualifications.
In addition, applicants will need to demonstrate that their research project has a strong business case and seek buy-in and sponsorship at senior executive level in their respective organisations. We also expect applicants to have significant professional work experience in their chosen domain.
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The aim of the Professional Doctorate Programme is to develop the capacity of the candidate to pursue research and scholarship. At the end of the programme, candidates will make a significant and original contribution to knowledge in general, and to their workplace specifically. The results of this research shall then be presented/collated in a thesis or other appropriate form at a standard/quality in keeping with peer-reviewed publications.
To achieve this aim, candidates will demonstrate an ability to meet the intended learning outcomes:
- To discover, interpret and communicate new knowledge through original research and/or scholarship of publishable quality which satisfies peer review;
- To present and defend research outcomes which extend the forefront of a discipline or relevant area of professional practice;
- To demonstrate systematic and extensive knowledge of the subject area and expertise in generic and subject/professional skills;
- To take an independent, proactive and self-reflective role in working
- To develop professional relationships with others where appropriate;
- To independently and proactively formulate ideas and hypotheses and to design, develop, implement and execute plans by which to evaluate these;
- To critically and creatively evaluate current issues, research and advanced scholarship in the discipline and/or professional practice;
- To develop advanced levels of interests and informed decisions about a discipline and/or professional practice;
- To develop advanced levels of independent design and management of their learning activities;
- To clearly communicate their research findings and conclusions, and;
- To make an original contribution to their chosen field.
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For entry in the academic year beginning September 2018, the tuition fees are as follows:
UK/EU students (per annum): £5,250
International students (per annum): £11,250