The MBA draws from your current and past experience, ensuring you are constantly applying theory to practice. It aims to enhance your capabilities to think critically, deal with ambiguity, and seek solutions to complex problems. You can develop core knowledge of business models and concepts, and a strong understanding of processes and practices in order to develop your leadership, financial and project management skills.
As part of this degree you will investigate how management practice relates to wider societal, ethical and intercultural issues. You will consider the need for responsible, ethical and culturally sensitive practices in today’s global economy and the challenges this can present. The course will explore the wider external consequences of actions and decisions taken within the organisation, to develop your responsible management practice and help you climb the career ladder.
Coventry University is ranked 18th for ‘Business, Management and Marketing’ in the Guardian University Guide 2019. You will be taught by highly qualified academics from a variety of backgrounds, including law, accounting, business and commerce, with considerable practical experience in industry.
Cyber Security Management Pathway
As the threat of cyber security becomes a focus for companies all around the world, this pathway is designed to give you the opportunity to develop the skills needed to manage the challenges in the field of cyber security management. You can gain knowledge of digital information security concepts and an understanding of how they are applied. You will benefit from a rich learning experience and detailed coverage of various digital security technologies.
You should gain a systematic understanding of the threats posed to organisations and businesses due to security risks. You can develop a comprehensive understanding of the legal, policy and technical approaches that are necessary to mitigate such risks, and be able to design security policies to protect the organisation’s assets within the context of global communications and the web.
You will also gain an internationally recognised business qualification which is widely regarded as advantageous for managerial positions in a world characterised by strong global competition, rapid technological advancement and continuous change.
The Cyber Security Management pathway is available for part time study via online delivery.