What will I learn?

Why Business with Project Management?

We have seen a rapid growth and globalisation in last few decades. Sudden changes in technology, internal and external environmental changes, global competition in today’s economy has emphasised the need for progression and if these changes are not managed they can jeopardise a business from growing. Project Management is essential for a company where time, scope, budget and quality are of extreme importance. It is a growing profession and can lead you onto a successful and fulfilling career with great prospects.

Our course has been designed with this in mind and in the first year you’ll study the building blocks of business and you’ll learn about the foundations of project management, the business environment and learn to develop your skills in project management techniques to enable you to be able to manage the people, time and financial resources that are required to deliver successful projects. During the course you’ll take a credited Personal and Academic Development Module each year, which provides on-going guidance on developing your personal and employability skills and an opportunity to complete a placement year. You’ll also learn to critically analyse business environments, including the economic, environmental, political and sociological factors andconsider these factors alongside their effects at local, national and global levels on the strategy, behaviour and management of your organisation.

How will I learn?

You will learn through practical application and delivered lectures, workshops, seminars and group work sessions.

  • We focus on real-world practice and look at real examples of how businesses operate.
  • We’ve also developed relationships with a large number of industry contacts, including DHL, Wincanton, Sainsbury’s and Cummins.
  • Thanks to our contacts, you’ll be able to hear some great guest lectures, go on site visits and also have the chance to take work placement opportunities.
  • If you’re interested in a career in project management, this course could enable you to take your first step in along the way.

During your studies, you will explore a wide range of IT tools and techniques. The skills you learn will help you go on to take on a project management role within a broad range of business areas.

What subjects will you cover?

You’ll explore subjects such as Financial Fluency and the Legal Environment, Understanding Business Analytics, Applied Project Management, Managing People, Planning and Control and Advanced Project Management.

Which department am I in?

Department of Logistics, Operations, Hospitality and Marketing (BDLOHM)

Study options

Full Time (4 Years)

Tuition fees
£15,000.00 (US$ 20,330) per year
This is a provisional fee yet to be approved
Start date

19 September 2022

Venue

Main Site

Queensgate,

Huddersfield,

Kirklees,

HD1 3DH, England

Full Time (3 Years)

Tuition fees
£15,000.00 (US$ 20,330) per year
This is a provisional fee yet to be approved
Start date

19 September 2022

Venue

Main Site

Queensgate,

Huddersfield,

Kirklees,

HD1 3DH, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students should have a High School Diploma with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and one of the following qualifications with requirements varying by degree: 3 Advanced Placements; 3 SAT II’s; SAT I; ACT. All applicants are considered individually and alternative qualifications may be acceptable. Please refer the university website for details of the English Language requirements for entry to individual undergraduate degree programmes.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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