Course Description

Modular MBA - Strategic Management - Level 9

To ensure the long-term success and sustainability of a business it needs to be managed strategically. Strategic management ensures that managers create clear, well-defined plans that will then be put in action to achieve its goals and to align its business activities.

Students on this course will develop their analytical, evaluation, communication, team and leadership skills in order to think and make decisions strategically.

This standalone postgraduate module is ideal to study individually to gain specialist academic, professional and technical knowledge and skills in strategic management. It also provides a flexible progression route where you can combine with other qualifications to complete an MBA.

Specifically, the aim of the course is:

  • To provide a comprehensive understanding of the issues and techniques of the strategic management process for organisations.
  • To provide insight into new perspectives and experiences of current strategic thinking which contribute to innovative decision making at all business levels for sustainable competitive advantage.

Upon the successful completion of this module, you should be able to demonstrate the ability to:

  • Synthesise the relationship between the external context of an organisation and its internal context and their impact on strategy.
  • Critically evaluate competitive and development strategies, in the context of contemporary strategic management issues.
  • Assess the key factors for the shaping and implementation of innovative strategies

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CollegeIBAT College, Dublin
Course LocationDublin
Location PostcodeDublin 2
Course CategoryBusiness Management, Business
Course TypeClassroom Based
Course QualificationProfessional Qualification
Course Start Date1st September 2022
Course End Date24th November 2022
Course Duration12 Weeks
Course TimeMonday Evenings, 6.30pm - 9.30pm
Course Fee1,800
Entry RequirementsThis module has been designed for Continuing Professional Development in business administration and management. Applicants are expected to have appropriate experience in management or relevant employment. Alternatively graduates with at least second-class honours in an Honours degree (Level 8) can be admitted. For those who have not been educated through English, a demonstrated proficiency such as an IELTS score of 6.0, with at least a 5.5 in all components is required. Contact one of our admissions team who can guide you through the application process.
Carear PathThis accredited module is worth 10 ECTS and can be used to build up towards an MBA. Students who successfully complete this module may either enrol directly onto the MBA - Masters of Business Administration programme where they will need to take a further 80 ECTS (5 modules and a dissertation) or take another module which can be used to progress to the MBA.
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16-19 Wellington Quay, Temple Bar, Dublin, Republic of Ireland

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