Public Policy & ManagementYou will investigate the economic, social and political forces which influence government decision-making, and which give rise to conflicts between the achievement of economic, environmental and social objectives.
The Business, Management and Public Policy (Hons) course offeered at the Aston University examines why governments take particular decisions in key policy areas (such as the economy, health, and the environment) and develop a detailed understanding of processes of policy making at global, national and local levels of government. You will also study the nature of policy delivery and management by various organisations, such as health care organisations, local governments, schools and businesses.
Your placement year will give you the opportunity to apply your key skills and competencies within a real work-based situation.
The course is strongly geared towards increasing your employability since it is designed to provide you with the knowledge and skills required of professionals working in the public, private and voluntary sectors..
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- Becoming a Social Scientist
- Critical Debates in Society and Policy
- From Social Problems to Public Policies
- Introductory Accounting for Business
- Introduction to Organisational Behaviour
- Introduction to Marketing Management
- Economic Environment of Business
- 48 months
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DisciplinesBusiness Administration International Development View 132 other Masters in International Development in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- ABB - BBB
- 32 points in the IB diploma (including TOK/Bonus points) with 6,5,5 at HL
- GCSE English Language and Maths Grade C/4
International15950 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 15950 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
National9250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
- UK students During placement year: £ 1,250
- International/EU students During placement year:£2,500
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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