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Psychology and Business932<span style="line-height&#58;1.6;">This Joint Honours course provides students with an understanding and analysis of human behaviour, our thoughts and emotions and the psychological theory behind them. The application of this knowledge into a business environment will help deepen the understanding of the human element of business, why individuals work the way they do and how people relate to each other in an organisational setting. The business modules cover a range of areas such as marketing, human resources and finance and offers students the opportunity to develop entrepreneurial skills.</span><p></p><p>You will have the opportunity to develop employability skills through volunteering, events, workshops, research and placements as well as through the development of transferable thinking skills such as the ability to critically analyse issues and situations.</p><p>The course is able to offer students access to excellent facilities and resources for research in social, cognitive, biological, developmental and personality psychology. In addition, highly experienced and professional staff deliver engaging and relevant course content.</p><p>Joint Honours in Psychology and Business can set you on a range of career paths that demand a combination of skills including organisational physical and mental health services, clinical psychology as well as more traditional business disciplines such as management, marketing and HR where psychological insight would be invaluable. &#160;Students who want a career in Psychology must major in Psychology and ensure that they take sufficient Psychology modules to meet the requirements of British Psychological Society (BPS) Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership (GBC). Academic staff will be able to advise on the best route for individual students.</p>BA/BSc (Hons)C8N1324http://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;//www.northampton.ac.uk/PublishingImages/MBA_Full_time_and_distance_learning.jpg" style="width&#58;100%;height&#58;auto;" />&#160;</p>MBAPostgraduate909http://catalog.uon-dmz.local/sites/catalogs/UoN/Lists/Courses/AllItems.aspxFalse
Leather Technology (Leather Science, Marketing or Business)3821<h2><span style="font-size&#58;17.3333339691162px;">3 year BSc Leather Technology&#160;(UCAS code&#160;J430)&#160;</span></h2><h2><span style="font-size&#58;17.3333339691162px;">4 year (with Foundation Year)&#160;BSc Leather Technology (UCAS code J436)​</span></h2><p style="text-align&#58;justify;"> <img alt="http&#58;//www.northampton.ac.uk/PublishingImages/RAW_6563.jpg" src="http&#58;//www.northampton.ac.uk/PublishingImages/RAW_6563.jpg" style="margin&#58;5px;width&#58;100%;height&#58;auto;" />For those interested in a technological or scientific qualification that will lead to an opportunity to work and travel within a manufacturing industry, the benefits offered by this course are outstanding. With a wave of retirements of the Boomer Generation within the next decade, the industry, which is already short of technically skilled staff, is searching for well trained young executives to support and prepare for these senior positions. Our employability rate has been 100% within six months of the student graduating for the last four years<a href="file&#58;///S&#58;/MARKT_SHARE/Belinda_James/SST/Leather/Web%20Edits%20-%20Final/TO%20USE%20Leather%20Technology%20Sci%20Mark%20Bus%20BSc%20124-03-2015.docx" target="_blank">[1]</a>.</p><p style="text-align&#58;justify;">This three year Honours degree course is a complete preparation for entry into the leather industry. Our graduates can work in tanneries and leather chemical companies around the world with an increasing demand for leather skills amongst the top leather-using brands that include companies in the sports, luxury goods, footwear, automotive and fashion sectors. </p><p style="text-align&#58;justify;">Our graduates are in demand since the course involves a large proportion of practical experience in our own on-site teaching tannery and laboratories. Research undertaken at Northampton is world leading so you are being taught by staff who are extremely involved in current and innovative industry processes. Our close relationship with industry means that you will frequently interface with senior executives, many of whom will be alumni.</p><p style="text-align&#58;justify;">The 3-year course is based around a backbone of advanced leather technology and we have three pathways from which students can choose. These are Leather Science, Marketing and Business. </p><p style="text-align&#58;justify;">All graduates automatically become members of our influential and global alumni organization.</p><p> <br> <br> &#160;</p><p> <a href="file&#58;///S&#58;/MARKT_SHARE/Belinda_James/SST/Leather/Web%20Edits%20-%20Final/TO%20USE%20Leather%20Technology%20Sci%20Mark%20Bus%20BSc%20124-03-2015.docx" target="_blank">[1]</a> School of Science and Technology Internal Survey 2011-2014</p>BSc (Hons)J430Undergraduate148http://catalog.uon-dmz.local/sites/catalogs/UoN/Lists/Courses/AllItems.aspxFalse
Master of Business Administration (with CIPS accreditation)* (MBA) 3230<p><span style="line-height&#58;1.6;"><img alt="CIPS accreditation logo MBA" src="http&#58;//www.northampton.ac.uk/PublishingImages/CIPS.png" style="margin&#58;5px;width&#58;218px;height&#58;90px;float&#58;right;" /></span><span style="line-height&#58;1.6;">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 (with CIPS accreditation) is a globally recognised postgraduate qualification for ambitious, motivated CIPS members seeking Chartered Status, through an accredited MBA.<br></span><br>The MBA (with CIPS accreditation) is fully accredited by the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS) permitting students upon successful completion to apply for &#160;Chartered Procurement and Supply Professional Status which is internationally recognised as the Advanced Professional level for procurement and supply chain. Those with Chartered Status will be recognised as leaders in the profession and will be much sought after individuals as it becomes more commonly required as a pre-requisite to progression within the Logistics, Procurement and Supply chain sectors. </p><div>The MBA (with CIPS accreditation) is available to study by distance learning. This mode of study has been selected and tailored to meet the needs of practising senior or potential senior managers in the logistics, procurement or supply chain sectors.</div><div>&#160;</div><div><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 (with CIPS accreditation) will improve management practice and equip you with essential leadership skills, confidence and competence to assist your industry and achieving your organisations objectives. You will think laterally, challenge convention and offer knowledge based solutions to business issues. You will learn to think and operate differently which is essential in today's global business arena.</p><p>The MBA (with CIPS accreditation) is great for networking. Throughout the programme, you will study alongside professionals from a range of organisations, industries and countries exchanging 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 conversation" src="http&#58;//www.northampton.ac.uk/PublishingImages/NBS_MBA_image.jpg" style="width&#58;100%;height&#58;auto;" />&#160;</p></div>MBAPostgraduate499http://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><p>Who is it for?</p><div><ul><li>those interested in pursuing an academic career in psychology – for example&#160;research, teaching</li><li>those interested in pursuing a career in social care or&#160;social justice<br></li><li>those interested in pursuing a practitioner career – for example&#160;Assistant Psychologist<br></li><li>those interested in pursuing a career using statistics<br></li><li>those interested in learning more about the theoretical concepts and applications of psychology to explain human behaviour​</li></ul></div><h2>Application of accreditation submitted to the British Psychological Society​<br></h2>MScPostgraduate377http://catalog.uon-dmz.local/sites/catalogs/UoN/Lists/Courses/AllItems.aspxFalse
Law and Business443<span style="line-height&#58;1.6;">By understanding the legal framework that exists in the UK, the different facets of the Law and how they apply to individuals and organisations this joint honours course helps students to understand the implications in a business context. The application of business and legal theory will further develop the students understanding in preparation for real world application when they decide on a career.&#160;</span><div><div><span style="line-height&#58;1.6;"><br>You will have the opportunity to develop employability skills through volunteering, events, workshops, research and placements as well as through the development of transferable thinking skills such as the ability to critically analyse issues and situations.</span><p></p><p>The Law modules are designed with three basic aims&#58; to provide a sound basic legal education, to cater for the teaching of Law in its social, economic and political context and to complement other subject areas in the joint honours programme. Students gain practical experience from moots and mock trials in our dedicated Moot Room, visiting law firms and career advice. Law also offers a student mentoring scheme with Shoosmiths solicitors.</p><p>The core business subjects provide a solid education in the essential areas of business, while the range of options allows students to choose from a variety of specialist subjects.</p></div></div>BA/BSc (Hons)M1N1165http://catalog.uon-dmz.local/sites/catalogs/UoN/Lists/Courses/AllItems.aspxFalse
Non-Destructive Testing (top-up)2303<p>The course builds upon the ideas explored during the <a href="http&#58;//www.northampton.ac.uk/study/courses/courses-by-subject/engineering/nondestructive-testing-fdsc" target="_blank">FdSc Non-Destructive Testing</a> (NDT) to increase knowledge and skills which will complement your current job and increase your career prospects. In order to complete the award, you must successfully complete a number of modules to a total of 120 credits. The course is closely linked to the Personal Certificate of Non-Destructive Testing (PCN) through the&#160;<a href="http&#58;//www.bindt.org/" target="_blank">British Institute of Non-Destructive Testing (BiNDT).</a></p>BSc (Hons)Undergraduate206http://catalog.uon-dmz.local/sites/catalogs/UoN/Lists/Courses/AllItems.aspxFalse
Master of Business Administration Executive (Distance Learning)19066<p>​<span style="line-height&#58;1.6;">To succeed in business, you require more than just business skills. The Master of Business Administration Executive is a globally recognised postgraduate qualification for ambitious, motivated professionals.</span></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 Executive will improve management practice and equip you with essential leadership skills, confidence and competence to assist your industry and achieving your organisations objectives. You will think laterally, challenge convention and offer knowledge based solutions to business issues. You will learn to think and operate differently which is essential in today's global business arena.</p><p>Our online learning programmes are flexible and designed so you can balance study with your commitments at work and home. The programme structure and learning materials enable you to study at your own convenience and develop your own study schedule while offering opportunities for you to engage with your peers. </p><p><a href="https&#58;//nile.northampton.ac.uk/webapps/portal/frameset.jsp?tab_tab_group_id=_1_1" target="_blank">Northampton Integrated Learning Environment (NILE)</a>&#160;is a dedicated online university learning space for students. Your tutors will use NILE to engage with you, and you will use NILE to access course materials, assessment information, virtual classrooms and discussion boards. Your assessed work will be submitted and graded online, so you will be able to see your grades and feedback wherever you are in the world. The system that underpins NILE is Blackboard and access to this system is through <a href="https&#58;//nile.northampton.ac.uk/webapps/portal/execute/tabs/tabAction?tab_tab_group_id=_1_1" target="_blank">nile.northampton.ac.uk</a>.&#160;We also have a mobile app so you can&#160;stay connected to the University of Northampton wherever you are;&#160;<a href="http&#58;//www.northampton.ac.uk/mobile" target="_blank">iNorthampton </a>is available for Android and Apple mobile devices.</p>MBAPostgraduate34http://catalog.uon-dmz.local/sites/catalogs/UoN/Lists/Courses/AllItems.aspxFalse
Master of Business Administration Top Up (Distance Learning)19067<p>​<span style="line-height&#58;1.6;">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.</span><span style="line-height&#58;1.6;">​</span></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. </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&#160;their Diploma to sufficient credits to be awarded an MBA.</p><p>Our online learning programmes are flexible and designed so you can balance study with your commitments at work and home. The programme structure and learning materials enable you to study at your own convenience and develop your own study schedule while offering opportunities for you to engage with your peers. </p><p><a href="https&#58;//nile.northampton.ac.uk/webapps/portal/frameset.jsp?tab_tab_group_id=_1_1" target="_blank">Northampton Integrated Learning Environment (NILE)</a>&#160;is a dedicated online university learning space for students. Your tutors will use NILE to engage with you, and you will use NILE to access course materials, assessment information, virtual classrooms and discussion boards. &#160;Your assessed work will be submitted and graded online, so you will be able to see your grades and feedback wherever you are in the world. The system that underpins NILE is Blackboard and access to this system is through <a href="https&#58;//nile.northampton.ac.uk/webapps/portal/execute/tabs/tabAction?tab_tab_group_id=_1_1" target="_blank">nile.northampton.ac.uk​</a>.&#160;<span style="line-height&#58;1.6;">We also have a mobile app so you can&#160;stay connected to the University of Northampton wherever you are;</span><span style="line-height&#58;1.6;">&#160;</span><a href="http&#58;//www.northampton.ac.uk/mobile" target="_blank" style="line-height&#58;1.6;">iNorthampton </a><span style="line-height&#58;1.6;">is available for Android and Apple mobile devices.</span></p>MBAPostgraduate44http://catalog.uon-dmz.local/sites/catalogs/UoN/Lists/Courses/AllItems.aspxFalse
Accounting (fast track NHS)2912A Foundation Degree in Accounting designed specifically for NHS staff.FdAN400Undergraduate57http://catalog.uon-dmz.local/sites/catalogs/UoN/Lists/Courses/AllItems.aspxFalse

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