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Advertising & Digital Marketing3792<p>This is an exciting time to enter the marketing communication industry; advertisers have an ever-expanding choice of on- and off-line media to choose from to convey the messages they create. You will work across a wide range of digital platforms as well as traditional media as you develop and execute real campaigns as part of your programme. Culminating in a pitch to clients of a top global agency this is a very practical preparation for work in advertising and digital marketing roles.</p>BA (Hons)N564Undergraduatehttp://catalog.uon-dmz.local/sites/catalogs/UoN/Lists/Courses/AllItems.aspxFalse
Master of Business Administration (MBA) 3226<p>The MBA programmes at Northampton Business School are carefully designed to offer in depth knowledge of all critical business areas and functions. To succeed in business, you require more than just business skills. The Master of Business Administration is a globally recognised postgraduate qualification for ambitious, motivated graduates. </p><p>This unique MBA will suit those that are aspiring business professionals without previous business or management experience but have a clear interest in and passion for Business, Enterprise and Entrepreneurship. This MBA is available to study full time or by distance learning. </p><p>Obtaining an MBA at the University of Northampton will support your career progression by developing your critical thinking and research skills which will enhance your business knowledge and understanding. The MBA will teach you the theory of effective management practice and equip you with essential skills, confidence and competence to assist you when you venture into your chosen industry. You will learn to think laterally, challenge convention and offer knowledge based solutions to business issues. You will be able to think and operate differently to your colleagues which is essential in today's global business arena.</p><p>The MBA is great for creating and building your networks. &#160;You will study alongside ambitious graduates and have the opportunity to engage with business professionals from a range of organisations, industries and countries exchanging their experiences, insights and best practice. You will join a community of influential tutors, business professionals and MBA alumni. Current staff and past MBA students from this university span the globe and offer extensive, diverse, cross cultural business experiences.</p><p> <img alt="postgraduate business students in a workshop" src="http&#58;//" style="width&#58;100%;height&#58;auto;" />&#160;</p>MBAPostgraduatehttp://catalog.uon-dmz.local/sites/catalogs/UoN/Lists/Courses/AllItems.aspxFalse
Architectural Technology3832<p> ​​&#160;<img src="http&#58;//" alt="Student made model of an Architectural Technology Spacial form " style="margin&#58;5px;width&#58;70%;height&#58;auto;" /><br> </p><p>The Architectural Technology programme develops graduates who are vocationally equipped with specialist skills and knowledge in the areas of architectural design, technology and its application, legal legislation, conservation, project management and professional practice. Graduates are prepared to move directly into employment within a range of dedicated fields including construction, design and planning. The learning environment includes studio and technical facilities, and access to specialist resources.</p><p>This programme is Accredited by the Chartered Institute of Architectural Technology (CIAT).​</p><p>Please see below&#160;the 2014&#160;Subject Futures Week video, which highlights just&#160;some of the creative industry guests who attended&#160;to share knowledge&#160;and insights with&#160;students about the reality of working and&#160;life after University.&#160;&#160;</p> <iframe width="100%" height="315" src="http&#58;//" frameborder="0"></iframe><div><br></div><div>Please also see the <a href="http&#58;//">2013 Subject Futures Week video</a>, which shows may more exciting guests from across the creative industries​.</div><div><br></div><div><img src="http&#58;//" alt="Ranked 2nd student satisfaction Art &amp; Design Times &amp; Sunday Times" style="margin&#58;5px;" />&#160;<img src="http&#58;//" alt="Ranked 2nd Student Satisfaction Art &amp; Design Complete Uni Guide" style="margin&#58;5px;width&#58;219px;" /><br></div>BSc (Hons)K210Undergraduatehttp://catalog.uon-dmz.local/sites/catalogs/UoN/Lists/Courses/AllItems.aspxFalse
Sociology3845​Sociology at the University of Northampton provides an exciting and up-to-date curriculum through which students gain a critical understanding of​​ contemporary social issues at a loc​​​al and global level. <div> <br>&#160;</div><div>Students gain a thorough grounding in research methods and are provided with plenty of opportunities for their practical application. Second year students undertake a compulsory placement module that includes skills-based workshops to enhance their employment prospects.</div><div> <br><div class="ms-rtestate-read ms-rte-embedcode ms-rte-embedil ms-rtestate-notify s4-wpActive" unselectable="on"><iframe width="480" height="270" src="https&#58;//" frameborder="0"></iframe>&#160;</div><br></div><div><br></div><div>Recent placements have been in settings such as the Northampton Borough Council, primary and secondary schools, community centres, banking, HR departments, and the charity sector. Second year students also have the option to undertake a week long field trip to Abu Dhabi, the UAE. The curriculum is designed to promote employability and includes specialist input from careers guidance experts. Recent graduates have described the course as &quot;very supportive&quot;, &quot;very challenging&quot;, &quot;well structured and well taught&quot;&#160;and &quot;thoroughly enjoyable and mind expanding&quot;.</div><div><br></div><div><br></div>BA (Hons)L300Undergraduatehttp://catalog.uon-dmz.local/sites/catalogs/UoN/Lists/Courses/AllItems.aspxFalse
History2225The study of History at the University of Northampton will provide you with a learning experience that will be challenging and highly rewarding. The course offers innovative and research-driven topics on British, European, American and African history, covering all periods from the 15th Century through to the 21st Century. Practicing historians teach on the programme, all of whom are enthusiastic about their work and publish regularly as experts in their fields.<div><br></div><div>​<div class="ms-rtestate-read ms-rte-embedcode ms-rte-embedil ms-rtestate-notify"><iframe width="400" height="250" src="https&#58;//" frameborder="0"></iframe>&#160;</div>​<br><br>You will be actively engaged with the course through field trips to historical sites and a Student History Society that organises talks and social events. Work placements are available with local partners in the history, heritage and archive sectors.<br> <p> &#160;</p></div>BA (Hons)V100Undergraduatehttp://catalog.uon-dmz.local/sites/catalogs/UoN/Lists/Courses/AllItems.aspxFalse
Master of Business Administration (top-up)2590<p>The MBA programmes at Northampton Business School are carefully designed to offer in depth knowledge of all critical business areas and functions. To succeed in business, you require more than just business skills. The Master of Business Administration is a globally recognised postgraduate qualification for ambitious, motivated graduates. </p><p>This programme is designed to enable holders of the Diploma in Management Studies (DMS) (or similar UK and international qualification) to gain an MBA qualification in just one year. Students take one module which 'tops up' their Diploma to sufficient credits to be awarded an MBA. This MBA is available to study part time or by distance learning.</p><p> <img alt="female postgraduate student studying" src="http&#58;//" style="width&#58;100%;height&#58;auto;" />&#160;</p>MBAPostgraduatehttp://catalog.uon-dmz.local/sites/catalogs/UoN/Lists/Courses/AllItems.aspxFalse
LLM by dissertation only2945<p>This course&#160;is&#160;designed&#160;for qualified lawyers seeking to deepen&#160;their subject knowledge and enhance&#160;their career prospects, either as legal practitioners or within a legal environment in non-governmental organisations&#160;(NGOs) or government. </p>LLMPostgraduatehttp://catalog.uon-dmz.local/sites/catalogs/UoN/Lists/Courses/AllItems.aspxFalse
Youth and Community Work3338 <p>The Youth and Community Work Masters Degree has been designed to offer a distinctive, professionally recognised qualification that reflects the changing landscape of work with young people.</p><p><span style="line-height&#58;1.6;">Practitioners holding the JNC professional qualification can top up their careers by applying for APEL for the below modules and completing a 60 credit Work Based Synthesis to achieve a full Masters. Talk to us for more information.</span></p><p><span style="line-height&#58;1.6;">An integral part of the course is exposing students to working professionals and experts through their placements and events such as the one shown below&#58;</span></p><p><span style="line-height&#58;1.6;"></span></p><div class="ms-rtestate-read ms-rte-embedcode ms-rte-embedil ms-rtestate-notify"><iframe width="500" height="300" src="https&#58;//" frameborder="0"></iframe>&#160;</div><p><span style="line-height&#58;1.6;">​<br></span></p> MAPostgraduatehttp://catalog.uon-dmz.local/sites/catalogs/UoN/Lists/Courses/AllItems.aspxFalse
Psychology 3771<p>The Psychology MSc programme offers students who hold an internationally recognised undergraduate qualification, one not necessarily in Psychology, the opportunity to study a masters course.</p><p>This Masters programme offers modules designed to increase transferable skills into vocational areas (for example&#160;mental health provisions, health and&#160;research), as well as providing an academic pathway towards a vocationally based Doctorate or research based PhD.<br></p><p>Students will have the opportunity to enhance their studies through volunteer work with influential local service providers including the Police and Social Services as well as through the Psychology departments’ significant links to social enterprise through the university’s AshokaU status.​</p><h2>Application of accreditation submitted to the British Psychological Society​<br></h2>MScPostgraduatehttp://catalog.uon-dmz.local/sites/catalogs/UoN/Lists/Courses/AllItems.aspxFalse
English Language Teaching24202<p>​ &#160; &#160; &#160;<span style="line-height&#58;1.6;">&#160;<img src="http&#58;//" alt="" style="margin&#58;5px;width&#58;452px;" /></span><span style="line-height&#58;1.6;">&#160;</span></p><p><span style="line-height&#58;1.6;">&#160;</span><span style="line-height&#58;1.6;"><span style="line-height&#58;20.79px;">English is a global language used daily in business, education and the media by many people for whom it is a second rather than a 'native' language.&#160;</span></span><span style="line-height&#58;1.6;">This programme, based in the Business School, has been designed to provide you with the knowledge and skills to be an effective teacher of the language. Applying the insights of linguistic research into how English is learned and used in a wide variety of situations, the programme with its practical focus (including guided teaching practice) will help you become a resourceful, reflective and confident professional in the field of English language teaching.</span><span style="line-height&#58;1.6;"><br></span></p>MAPostgraduatehttp://catalog.uon-dmz.local/sites/catalogs/UoN/Lists/Courses/AllItems.aspxFalse

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