MASTER OF SCIENCE MANAGEMENT AND DIGITAL BUSINESS


Awarded by Liverpool John Moores University, UK

Full-time / Part-time
Overview

Why Study MSc Management and Digital Business at DIMENSIONS?

Gold Standard Service Provider Award in Business Management
Honoured with the distinguished Gold Standard Service Provider Award in Business Management by JobsCentral Learning, Singapore, for two years in a row, it markedly bespeaks the outstanding educational quality of our Business and Management programmes.

As we understand that the business world is constantly evolving, we continuously forge partnerships with reputable educational institutions to furnish our students with global knowledge to enhance their employment prospects. Our pedagogical methods also enable students to gain predictive insights into the risks and successes of the dynamic business environments through case studies and quality sessions with skilled practitioners. Upon graduation, our students will be able to effectively contribute their academic knowledge and skills to the business world.

Liverpool John Moores University, UK

Highly lauded for its distinguished reputation for academic excellence, the Liverpool School of Business at Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU), UK, cultivates leadership, nurtures high-potential talent, and develops their expertise categorised in the specialised areas of accounting, business management, entrepreneurship, digital marketing, human resource management, public relations, as well as events and tourism management.

With an increase in the level of employability and workforce productivity, LJMU is on an upward trajectory in the UK league tables and rankings year on year. Not only does LJMU’s thriving and high-quality postgraduate programmes appeal to learners who hail from all corners of the world, but its first-rate curricula and programmes of study result in effective learning and academic development among learners.

Programme Introduction: Master of Science Management and Digital Business

As we move towards a more technologically driven future, it is essential for digital strategists and business owners to gain first-hand knowledge of the competitive global marketplace. With a specialist focus on the role of business management and digital business technologies, the Master of Science (MSc) Management and Digital Business programme enables learners to deeply understand the fundamental business models underpinning the management structures of an organisation.
A Master of Science Management and Digital Business qualification will be awarded to learners who successfully complete the programme. Specialist professionals with cross-functional knowledge are in high demand and their cross-functional skills will be most commonly needed in business analysis, operations as well as project or consultancy work.

Objectives

  • To become highly proficient in analysing the complexity of business situations and formulating effective strategies to address the key issues of an organisation
  • To apply theoretical knowledge to enhance organisational performance and drive businesses forward through the use of digital technologies
  • To develop a critical understanding of the core concepts and models of business analysis in order to implement well-defined policies and establish results-oriented management practices

At Whom Is This Programme Targeted

Upon graduation, candidates can look forward to leadership and management functions in the areas of:

  • Business operations
  • Digital account management
  • Digital marketing
  • Digital media and strategy
  • International brand management
  • Product management in e-Commerce
  • Project and consultancy work
Course Structure

Course Structure

The Master of Science Management and Digital Business programme consists of 8 modules.

  • Management Theory and Leadership
  • Economics and Finance
  • Strategic Management
  • Management Competencies
  • Managing Business Research 1
  • Managing Business Research 2
  • Digital Business
  • Research Project

Module Outline

  • Outline for Management Theory and Leadership
  • Outline for Economics and Finance
  • Outline for Strategic Management
  • Outline for Management Competencies
  • Outline for Managing Business Research 1
  • Outline for Managing Business Research 2
  • Outline for Digital Business
  • Outline for Research Project

Scope of Study

Theories, case analysis, and practices in the areas of Management and Digital Business

Delivery Mode

Classroom lectures and tutorials; assignments, case studies, group works and discussions

Duration

Full-time: 12 months of institutional training
Part-time: 15 months of institutional training

Maximum allowed period for a student to complete the course is 36 months, subject to the approval from Liverpool John Moores University, UK.

Maximum Candidature Period

Student is not allowed to retake the course and/or request for a refund in the event if he/she fails to complete the programme within the maximum candidature period.

Commencement Date/Intakes

To check the dates of Programme Intake for 2021, please click here.
DIMENSIONS reserves the right to change the intakes at any time without prior notice.

Course Fees

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Full-time

1. Application Fee (Non – refundable)

:S$

500.00

2. Tuition Fee

:S$

19,800.00

3. Registration Fee for Overseas University

:S$

3,500.00

4. Administrative Fee

:S$

610.00

5. Examination Fee

:S$

1,200.00

6. Course Material

:S$

980.00

7. Medical Check-Up Fee

:S$

60.00

8. International Student Management Fee

:S$

500.00

9. ICA Processing and Student’s Pass Fee

:S$

120.00

7% GST

:S$

1,908.90

Total

:S$

29,178.90

Part-time

1. Application Fee (Non – refundable)

:S$

100.00

2. Tuition Fee

:S$

14,000.00

3. Registration Fee for Overseas University

:S$

3,500.00

4. Administrative Fee

:S$

400.00

5. Examination Fee

:S$

1,200.00

6. Course Material

:S$

980.00

7% GST

:S$

1,412.60

Total

:S$

21,592.60

Please click here for more information on the fees which are likely to be incurred during the students’ course of study. Students are expected to pay for the stipulated fee(s) incurred, if necessary.

Opportunities for Further Education/Career Pathway

Students may consider progressing to a Doctoral degree of relevant discipline in any Universities subject to their acceptance.

Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements

Academic Level:

21 years and above

Applicants should meet one of the following:

  • Possess an undergraduate degree or equivalent, from a recognised university with a minimum of 2:2 classification
  • Possess a professional or equivalent qualification such as:
  • ILM B Tech Advanced Professional Diploma
  • ILM Management Level 6
  • Level 6 qualifications accredited by CIMA/ACCA
  • CISI Level 6
  • CMI Chartered Manager/Level 6 Diploma
  • CMI Level 6 Diploma in Professional Marketing
  • IDM Level 6 Diploma

Mature candidates must be ≥ 30 years old and have 8 years of working experience.

English Proficiency: At least an IELTS score of 6.0 or DIMENSIONS’ Certificate in Academic English (CAE) Level 5 OR passed DIMENSIONS’ English Proficiency Test at an equivalent level OR its equivalent

English Proficiency may be considered to have been met and an IELTS score may not be required if the applicant possesses a highest qualification where English was the sole medium of instruction.

Assessment & Awards

Class Periods

Full-time

Monday to Friday: 8.30am - 11.30am and/or 12.15pm - 3.15pm and/or 3.30pm - 6.30pm

3 hours per session. All specific programme schedules will be reflected in the timetable.

Part-time

Weekday (Monday to Friday)
Sessions will be conducted from 7.00pm to 10.00pm

and/or

Weekend (Saturday and/or Sunday)
Sessions will be conducted within 9.00am to 6.00pm

3 hours per session. All specific programme schedules will be reflected in the timetable.

Examination Period

Assessments in course and / or at the end of semester

Assessment Weighting

Module Name Assessment Methods (Weighting)
Management Theory and Leadership Class test (MCQ) (40%)

Group presentation (60%)

Economics and Finance Report, 1500-word report (25%)

Report, 3500-word report (75%)

Strategic Management Report, individual report of 1500 words (25%)

Reflection, individual reflection of 3500 words (75%)

Management Competencies Reflection based on portfolio, 2500 words (50%)

Group presentation (50%)

Managing Business Research 1 20-min presentation, summary of literature review and critical reflection (100%)
Managing Business Research 2 Report, research proposal of 3000 words (100%)
Digital Business Technology, consultancy report of 2500-3500 words (100%)
Research Project Dissertation, 20,000-word research project (100%)

Assessment Grading Criteria

Distinction: 70% – 100%
Merit: 60% – 69%
Pass: 50% – 59%
Fail: 0% – 49%

Expected Examination Results Release Date

Not more than 3 months after the final assessment

Qualification Award

Master of Science Management and Digital Business, awarded by the Liverpool John Moores University, UK

Graduation Requirements

A “Pass” in the assessments of all modules

Teacher-Student Ratio

Average teacher-student ratio is 1:35
Note: The number of students in the classroom is subject to the maximum seating capacity.