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BU5990: CONSULTANCY-BASED PROJECT (2018-2019)

Last modified: 22 May 2019 17:07


Course Overview

None.

Course Details

Study Type Postgraduate Level 5
Session Second Sub Session Credit Points 30 credits (15 ECTS credits)
Campus Online Sustained Study No
Co-ordinators
  • Mr Russell Williams

What courses & programmes must have been taken before this course?

  • Any Postgraduate Programme (Studied)

What other courses must be taken with this course?

None.

What courses cannot be taken with this course?

None.

Are there a limited number of places available?

No

Course Description

This is a capstone module providing students with an opportunity to synthesise the knowledge obtained through the individual modules. Students work on live (real) challenges, producing a substantive piece of work that incorporates: assessment of a marketplace; evaluation of competitors; opportunity identification and specification; recommendations for action; and a plan for implementation.


In light of Covid-19 this information is indicative and may be subject to change.

Contact Teaching Time

Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.

Teaching Breakdown

More Information about Week Numbers


In light of Covid-19 and the move to blended learning delivery the assessment information advertised for second half-session courses may be subject to change. All updates for second-half session courses will be actioned in advance of the second half-session teaching starting. Please check back regularly for updates.

Summative Assessments

 

Students are required to submit all elements.

To pass the course students must obtain an overall CAS grade of D3.

Elements:

1. 1 x 800 Word Reflective Review (20%)

2. 1-page (400 word) Memo/Summary of Client Brief (10%):

3. 1 x 5-minute video presentation (recorded) (20%)

4. 8-page (3000 word) Written Report (50%)

Resit: students may resit (resubmit) a failing element once with the mark for the failing element capped at CAS D3.

Formative Assessment

There are no assessments for this course.

Feedback

None.

Course Learning Outcomes

None.

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