OU Level 7 MA Masters Apprenticeship Strategic Leadership & Management/Senior Leader (CMI)

Start date(s):
1 Aug 2019
Duration:
2 years
Level:
Level 7
Course Code:
1037470
Study Mode:
Part Time
Attendance Type:
Campus
Attendance Pattern:
Daytime
Accredited by:
Chartered Management Institute (CMI)
Location:
Framwellgate Moor Campus
Course costs:
£ per year
Funding
Validation:
This programme is validated by Open University

Overview

This Masters apprenticeship programme is available as a full Masters apprenticeship or allows you to 'top up' your CMI Level 7 programme to a full Masters programme in the workplace.

This qualification is ideal for Professional Strategic Leaders in the private, public or third sector, such as Senior Leader, Executive Director, Chief Operating Officer, Chief Financial Officer, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Information Officer or Head of Department.Faculty.

This course is also offered part-time on an evening and has various start dates across the academic year. For more information, please contact Admissions on Live Chat.

Aims

This Masters apprenticeship programme is available as a full Masters apprenticeship or allows you to 'top up' your CMI Level 7 programme to a full Masters programme in the workplace.

Modules

You will study areas such as:
  • Professional leadership development as a strategic manager
  • Implementing Organisational Change strategies
  • Strategic Leadership
  • Developing Performance Management strategies
  • Strategic Human Resource Planning
  • Strategic Financial Planning
  • Research Methods
  • Innovation, Enterprise and Risk
  • Dissertation.


These are subject to change by the course team.

Delivery

Day and time of study will be confirmed before the start of your course.

Teaching & assessment

You will be required to work towards standards set by the CMI. A workplace assessor will help you build the knowledge and understanding to achieve this.

Each unit has an assessment which has been written and validated for the Open University and are designed to allow for achievement of the CMI Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership in year one of the programme.

You will have tutorials with your course tutor, to help you with your assessments. You are required to do 20% off the job training and you will work with you own individual apprenticeship skills coordinator to plan this. Once all modules have been internally and externally moderated by CMI then you will receive your certificate.

Interview Instructions

Once you have applied online you will be invited into the College to attend an interview with the Curriculum Manager or Programme Lead.

Entry Criteria

You will hold a relevant degree or will have completed CMI Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Leadership.

Relevant experience will also be considered as direct entry into the programme.