Accredited Courses > M.Sc. in Governance and Management

Master of Science

M.Sc. in Governance and Management

Start Date

October 2020

30 Months

Part-time

Course Modules

10 Modules

6 Compulsory

6 Elective

1 Dissertation

Prerequisites

M.Sc. in Governance and Management

Price

€ 8,500

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€ 5,950 back on this course

Prerequisites in detail

Candidates who apply must:

  • have a qualification accredited at MQF level 6; and
  • have 3 years’ work experience in management within the sector covered by the study programme;

OR

  • have a diploma or Higher Diploma at MQF level 5 and 5 years’ work experience in a supervisory or managerial role.

Do you meet these required prerequisites?

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Modules

MQF lvl 7

MSGM7_18.2_1_6 Governance - Principles and Application

6 Credits (ECTS)

€ 850

MQF lvl 7

MSGM7_18.2_2_6 Business and Corporate Law

6 Credits (ECTS)

€ 850

MQF lvl 7

MSGM7_18.2_3_6 Managing Public Organisations and People

6 Credits (ECTS)

€ 850

MQF lvl 7

MSGM7_18.2_4_6 Managing Finance and Decision Making in Public Organisations

6 Credits (ECTS)

€ 850

MQF lvl 7

MSGM7_18.2_5_6 Governance and Strategy

6 Credits (ECTS)

€ 850

MQF lvl 7

MSGM7_18.2_6_6 Research Methods

6 Credits (ECTS)

€ 850

MQF lvl 7

MSGM7_18.2_7_6 Managing Change in Public Organisations (elective)

6 Credits (ECTS)

€ 850

MQF lvl 7

MSGM7_18.2_8_6 Corporate Secretarial Practice (elective)

6 Credits (ECTS)

€ 850

MQF lvl 7

MSGM7_18.2_9_6 Intercultural Management and Governance (elective)

6 Credits (ECTS)

€ 850

MQF lvl 7

MSGM7_18.2_10_6 Project Management and Governance (elective)

6 Credits (ECTS)

€ 850

MQF lvl 7

MSGM7_18.2_11_6 Project Contract, Commercial and Procurement Management in Governance (elective)

6 Credits (ECTS)

€ 850

MQF lvl 7

MSGM7_18.2_12_6 Operations Management (elective)

6 Credits (ECTS)

€ 850

Course Details

Who is this course for?

  • Public administration practitioners, managers and officials from ministries, local authorities and public and private bodies;
  • Public leaders and CEOs from the public and private sector;
  • Policy practitioners from the private sector and civil society organisations;

What are the course objectives and benefits?

By the end of the training programme, participants should be able to:

  • Criticaly reflect on and appraise the utility of management and leadership theory in the development and functioning of the public and private sector organisations
  • Analyse public and private sector in global and local context in relation to operations management
  • Evaluate the importance of managing change in the government and private sector at different management levels in the context of change management and implementation theory
  • Critically analyse the functions and processes of management, and how public and private services are organised, delivered, and evaluated
  • Critically analyse and assess the value of management functions and roles in public and private sector in relation to governance and leadership theories
  • Apply an in-depth knowledge and understanding of management and governance theories informed by current scholarship and research
  • Critically assess current issues and developments in the subject of public and private organisations management in relation to change management theories
  • Critically interpret and apply methodologies for evaluating, analysing and appraising organisational practice
  • Analyse, interpret and assess the value of evidence in scholarship and research related to public and private organisations, leadership, strategy, finance and operations to inform problem solving in government, non-profit and private sector.
  • Critcally analyse and apply governance and leadership theories to practice
  • Critically analyse and reflect to demonstrate mastery and integrated understanding of   governance and leadership concepts and theories
  • Investigate, analyse and synthesise information, issues, and problems with concepts and theories in relation to governance and leadership practices
  • Communicate and demonstrate knowledge, skills, and ideas that contribute to and advance understandings and ethical practices in governance and leadership
  • Research and apply established theories to a range of governance and  leadership practices and settings
  • Generate and explore creative solutions for complex real-world challenges
  • Plan, execute, and interpret a substantial research-based project that captures  governance and/or leadership challenges

Dissertation related question?

The dissertation is a compulsory element of the MSc in Governance and Management

The aim of it is to produce an original piece of research work on a clearly defined topic. Additionally, it is to enable the student to develop deeper knowledge, understanding, capabilities and attitudes in the context of the programme of study.

Course Intake Dates

October 2020
Malta
€ 8,500
October 2020
Gozo
€ 8,500