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COMING SOON - SUSTAINABILITY AND SOCIAL JUSTICE*

Please note this programme is closed for September 2020 entry. Applications will be accepted from October 2020, for September 2021 entry. 

We are always striving to offer courses that provide a distinct, high quality academic experience for students, that enables them to acquire the necessary academic knowledge, understanding, general and subject-specific skills required to pursue a graduate level career. As part of our course development process, we are able to publish the following information about a new course we are planning on introducing to start in September 2020. Further detailed information about the course, module content, etc. will be available in due course, but we hope the following provides you with an overview of what we have planned. 

  • Challenge current thinking on the way in which individuals engage with, and organisations operate within, an increasingly turbulent global environment.
  • Learn critical skills required for managers seeking to develop sustainable organisational strategies policies and practices.

Broaden your knowledge and subject expertise into the areas of sustainability and social justice so you can go onto make a difference in the world. The course facilitates critical learning, which is respectful of socio-cultural differences nationally and internationally, and enables you to apply holistic knowledge derived from politics, economics, culture and management to a range of contemporary global and social justice issues. The course is delivered by a multidisciplinary team of experts from within the Business School and across the University, so you learn from a specialist team of researchactive academics who are working at the forefront of their fields.

You will engage with academic literature and up-todate management case studies to develop the practical wisdom, strategic knowledge and managerial skills essential for successful future careers in organisations with an innovative and sustainable global outlook.

Careers

Graduates will be equipped to enter, or advance within, careers related to sustainability and social justice issues.
You will be able to develop sustainable organisational strategies and policies both in profit and not-for-profit sectors.

*Subject to Validation

'Validation' is the process by which the University approves a new programme to ensure that it provides a distinct, high-quality academic experience for students, that enables them to acquire the necessary academic knowledge, understanding, general and subject-specific skills required to pursue a graduate level career. In the unlikely event that a programme is not validated then we will do our best to find you an alternative programme within the University.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Normally a first or second-class Honours degree or international equivalent. This programme is aimed at a wide range of students from different national and professional backgrounds.

If English is not your first language: IELTS 6.0 overall with a minimum of 5.5 in writing or equivalent.

Course enquiries and applications

Telephone: +44 (0) 1962 827234

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International students

International students seeking additional information about this programme can email International@winchester.ac.uk or call +44 (0) 1962 827023 

Applications need to be submitted before the 31 May 2020. Late applications can be accepted throughout the remainder of the application year, for more information see our How to Apply section.

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Proposed Modules - Year 1 (Level 7)

Modules Credits

Business and Sustainability
Social Justice
Principles of Responsible Management
Growth, Poverty and Inequality
Health of Nations
Research Methods
Dissertation

Please note the modules listed are correct at the time of publishing, for full-time students entering the programme in Year 1. Optional modules are listed where applicable. Please note the University cannot guarantee the availability of all modules listed and modules may be subject to change. For further information please refer to the terms and conditions at www.winchester.ac.uk/termsandconditions.
The University will notify applicants of any changes made to the core modules listed above.

Progression from one level of the programme to the next is subject to meeting the University’s academic regulations.

2020 Course Tuition Fees

UK/EU/Channel Islands and Isle of Man

Full-time entry | £8,200
Part-time entry | £4,100 p/a

Total Cost | £8,200

International Students

Full-time entry | £13,500
Part-time entry | £6,750 p/a

Total Cost | £13,500

 

ADDITIONAL COSTS

As one of our students all of your teaching and assessments are included in your tuition fees, including, lectures/guest lectures and tutorials, seminars, laboratory sessions and specialist teaching facilities. You will also have access to a wide range of student support and IT services.

Optional

We are always striving to offer courses that provide a distinct, high quality academic experience for students, that enables them to acquire the necessary academic knowledge, understanding, general and subject-specific skills required to pursue a graduate level career. As part of our course development process, we are able to publish the following information about a new course we are planning on introducing to start in September 2020. Further detailed information about the course, including optional costs will be available in due course.

Mandatory

Printing and Binding

We are proud to offer free printing for all students to ensure that printing costs are not a potential financial barrier to student success. The University of Winchester and Winchester Student Union are champions of sustainability and therefore ask that all students consider the environment and print fairly. Students may be required to pay for the costs of dissertation binding. Indicative cost is £1.50-£3.

SCHOLARSHIPS, BURSARIES AND AWARDS

We have a variety of scholarship and bursaries available to support you financially with the cost of your course. To see if you’re eligible, please see our Scholarships and Awards page.

Students studying MA Reconciliation or MA Reconciliation and Peacebuilding may be eligible for a bursary.

Key course details

Duration
Full-time: 1 year Part-time: 2 years
Typical offer
Normally a first or second-class Honours degree or international equivalent.
Location
On campus, Winchester