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Postgraduate courses

All courses available both for semester 1 (September 2017 start) and semester 2 (January 2018 start) unless otherwise stated.

Postgraduate Diploma in Human Resouce Managment - Semester 2 Start

This Level 7 qualification aims to develop your career in HR by expanding knowledge and understanding of the disciplines of HR, encouraging critical reflective thinking and improving independent personal development skills. 

The course helps you to develop professional skills through the use of a variety of innovative assessment methods.  Additionally, you will gain understanding of managerial HR systems and their impact upon organisations and people.  The course enhances a career in human resource management, at a senior level or as senior line managers, to make strategic contributions to people management in organisations. 

Modules include employment relations and employment law, organisational change and development, resourcing and reward. 

Applicants are expected to hold a relevant Level 5 qualification.  Applications are also welcome from individuals who may not possess such qualifications but who have significant management experience and are able to demonstrate previous non- certificated learning equivalent to the above.  In such cases, admission to the programme will be based on an evaluation of the applicant’s ability to continue to benefit from and achieve the award. 

The course is aligned to the professional standards of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) and, upon successful completion; it offers you the opportunity to apply for membership of CIPD.

Progression opportunities may further post graduate study, including the MA in Human Resource Management.

Duration Part time for 4 Semesters (2 years) 
Day TBC
Time TBC
Cost £2480 per year + CIPD registration and certifications costs
Location University of Wolverhampton in Stafford, Unit 1, Staffordshire Place 2, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST16 2LP
For further information and guidance please contact us or Apply here

Master of Business Administration (MBA) - Distance Learning

You will expand your knowledge and understanding of the current changes in the business environment through the study of leadership, organisational change and transformation, innovation and stakeholder management.
Course Code BU008P01UV
Duration

Full time (1 year)

Part time (2 years)

Day Local support by arrangement
Cost

£10,265  per year (FT)

£5,133  per year (PT)
Location Distance Learning
For further information and guidance please contact us or apply here
Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) Certificate in Professional Marketing - Semester 2 start

The CIM Professional Certificate in Marketing gives you the practical skills and knowledge to devise and execute marketing activities and gain marketing credibility. It also aims to provide a practical insight into the principles and application of marketing at a tactical level.

The syllabus reflects the changing issues and practices within marketing, and employers' views of marketing in today's business environment. The qualification is ideal for junior marketers, those working in marketing support roles (such as personal assistants), or if marketing plays some part in your current job description. The course can also benefit individuals in more senior roles particularly from small and medium sized enterprises where marketing is only part of the role.

This qualification is the equivalent to the first year of a foundation degree. This means you will need to meet at least one of the following criteria:

  • Hold any general Bachelors or Masters degree
  • Hold a CIM Introductory Certificate in Marketing
  • Applications from those with equivalent experience or qualifications will also be considered

Admission to the programme will be based on an evaluation of the applicant’s ability to continue to benefit from and achieve the award.

Duration Part time for 3 terms to July 2018 commencing w/c 11 September 2017
Day Tuesday
Time 6pm - 9pm
Cost

£669 per module +

2017/2018 Fees payable to CIM directly

  • Module Assessment Fee (per module) £140
  • Annual Membership Fee £50
Location

University of Wolverhampton in Stafford, Unit 1, Staffordshire Place2, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST16 2LP

For further information and guidance please contact us or apply here
MA Military History - Distance Learning

You will explore a wide range of fascinating topics, from classic ‘war theorists’ to military technologies and counter-insurgency tactics with our critically acclaimed team of international scholars. 
Course Code HS005P35UD
Duration Part time (2 years)
Day Local support by arrangement
Cost £3720 per year
Location Distance Learning
For further information and guidance please contact us or apply here
MA/MSc by Research

The Masters by research offers an exciting new opportunity to study at Masters level, following an area of your own academic interest under the supervision of experts.

Available in:

  • Humanities
  • Performing Arts
  • Art and Design
  • Music Technology
Duration

Full time (1 year)

Part time (2 years)

Day Supervision by arrangement
Cost 

£6020 per year (FT)

£3010 per year (PT)

Location University of Wolverhampton in Stafford, Unit 1, Staffordshire Place2, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST16 2LP
For further information and guidance please contact us or apply here

 

 

 

 

This describes in outline the courses offered by the University of Wolverhampton at University of Wolverhampton in Stafford.  These, as well as other details, are correct at the time of going to print. However courses and modules can be added or withdrawn without notice. Support offered and other details are subject to change. For the most up-to-date information and list of courses currently offered, as well as campus tours, student case studies, and lots more useful information, please visit wlv.ac.uk

Semester breakdown 

Semester 1: September-January

Semester 2: February-May

Summer: June-August