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Programme Structure

MSc in Programme and Project Management (Registration no. 251907)

You are required to take nine modules [six core modules + three elective modules], complete nine post-module assignments and execute a major individual research project.

There will be some module changes for AY2023/24. Applicants who aspire to take up a part-time study from AY2022/23 are advised to visit this webpage for the latest update on the modules to plan ahead for your part-time MSc study.


Modules#

Each module consists of nominally 40 hours of directed tuition and is conducted on block basis. On completion of a module, there is one written post-module assignment.

Core & Specialist Course Modules Elective Modules*
International Joint Ventures Business Strategy & Strategic Management
Project Planning, Management & Control Collaborative Product Development
Managing the Multi-Project/Programme Environment ^ Emerging Digital Technologies
Organisations, People and Performance Enterprise Information Systems
Financial Analysis & Control Systems Information Systems Management
Leading Change Legal Aspects of Global Business
Operations Strategy for Industry
  Product Design and Development Management
  Programme & Project Strategy
  Quality, Reliability & Maintenance
  Service Design & Delivery
  Service Support Technologies
  Strategic Marketing
  Supply Chain Management

# The above list should be regarded as an illustrative guide to modules available from 2023 onwards.

* Some of the elective modules may not be offered in a given year depending on factors such as enrollment and scheduling. The modules available for AY2022/23 will be shown in the Schedule which will be attached with the offer letter.
    
^ Prerequisite module - Project Planning, Management & Control



Delivery Mode
Time
Platform / Venue
Online
Weekend Sessions: 12:30 pm - 9:45 pm
Weekday Sessions: 7:00 pm - 10:15 pm
Microsoft Teams
Face-to-face
Weekend Sessions: 9:00 am - 6:30 pm
Weekday Sessions: 7:00 pm - 10:15 pm
WMG School for Professional Development, 30 Shing Tai Road, Chai Wan, Hong Kong (Heng Fa Chuen MTR Station)

Notes:
1. WMG School reserves the right to make changes to module schedule and / or cancel a module in the light of availability of teaching fellows and / or actual enrolment number.
2. In the light of the development of the COVID-19 pandemic, students should assume that modules will be taught on-line in the academic year 2022/23. If the conditions allow we will move to a blended teaching and learning approach combining face-to-face and online delivery during the year.

Project

Students will undertake a major individual research project, which is worth 50% of the final grade. It can be related to a number of different industrial sectors and can address many different aspects of programme or project management. The project will be supervised by experienced and well qualified supervisors locally in Hong Kong. It should be submitted in the form of a dissertation (approximately 20,000 words), with an oral examination to be scheduled upon submission of the dissertation.

Award Requirements

  • Successfully attend and complete nine modules [6 core modules + 3 elective modules];
  • Pass the Project with at least 50% on the dissertation and a pass for the oral examination; and
  • Fulfill the credit requirements for the award.

Assessment

  • Modules: All the nine modules are assessed by post-module assignment. Some modules will also include an in-module individual or group assessment. No written examination.
  • Project: An individual research project, worth 50% of the final grade, is to be submitted in the form of a dissertation (approximately 20,000 words), with an oral examination scheduled after submission of the dissertation.

Modes of study

  • One-year Full-time
  • Part-time

 

It is a matter of discretion for individual employers to recognise any qualification to which this course may lead.

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