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Extended-Masters

Extended-Masters Courses

 

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The Extended Masters programme is divided into two sections:

Part 1: The Pre masters element will be taught on line via Moodle, an easy to manage personalised on line dynamic learning environment. Your schedule and joining instructions for the platform will be sent to you shortly. The Pre-Master’s will prepare you for success on your Master’s programme. Experience shows that students who undertake a Pre-Masters are more successful and get higher classifications than those who do not.
Start Dates:
Extended Masters with Study Skills: July 27th
Extended Masters with Study Skill and English: June 22nd

Part 2: The main Master’s programme will start on September 28th at the Wrexham campus..

Wrexham Glyndwr University are committed to transparent and clear communication and we commit ourselves to keeping all applicants informed regarding future changes either directly or through their agent.


Wrexham Glyndwr University offers the following programmes:

  • Study skills + Master’s programme
  • English and Study skills + Master’s programme

Course duration: 3 Months leading to Masters course: 1YR (FT)

Location: Wrexham

 

Why study a Masters?

  • Invest In Your Future
  • Higher Earning Potential
  • Get Noticed In Today’s Job Market
  • Career Advancement
  • Make Connections
  • Increased Respect And Credibility
  • Pursue Your Interests In More Depth
  • Contribute To The World’s Knowledge
  • Get Academic Recognition
  • Work With The Best

 

 Wrexham Glyndŵr University are running two Extended masters programmes, allowing students to upgrade their study skills in preparation for the full master’s programme.

This intensive programme consists of 15 hours of classes per week with plentiful guided independent study/homework.  You will enjoy all the benefits available to Wrexham Glyndŵr University students, including banks of material on our VLE (Moodle) which will enable you to hone your academic skills.  You will also have access  to IT and library, student welfare, sports facilities, student clubs, social programmes run by the University centrally

You will be also able to familiarise yourself with the University campus and the many exciting leisure time opportunities in and around Wrexham. During this time you will have the opportunity to find out about student life at a British University and this will help you settle into your academic course more smoothly when you continue your studies at the end of September.

 
Key course features

STUDY SKILLS + MASTERS     

  • Study skills modules incorporating integrated skills for PG studies, academic skills and  business communication
  • Masters (see course list)

ENGLISH and STUDY SKILLS + MASTERS

  • Pre-sessional English preparation for the achievement of GELT 6.0 incorporating integrated skills for PG studies.
  • Masters (see course list)

All modules on offer aim to enable students to further enhance your existing skills to achieve improved accuracy and general proficiency in your chosen Masters programme. Alongside academic study skills and English language (for those who choose the pre sessional), the main focus is the further development of study skills and the acquisition of socio-cultural awareness. 

You will be supported throughout in your learning with written interim reports on your work and oral feedback is provided on all courses at regular meetings with tutors. 

 

Which course is right for me?

The choice of course will be determined by your current level of English and the English language entry criteria respectively. The pre-sessional course will enable you to enter your continue with your chosen Masters programme having improved all four language skills (speaking, reading, listening and writing) to an appropriate level and you will be able to communicate accordingly in most academic and social situations.

Students with the required English level will take the study skills + Masters option.

Both courses will lead to entry on Wrexham Glyndŵr University’s postgraduate programmes at the end of September 2020.

Masters course list. Choose your follow on Masters course from the following:

BUSINESS

  • MBA
  • MBA  Entrepreneurship
  • MBA  Finance
  • MBA  Healthcare Management
  • MBA  Human Resource Management
  • MBA  Marketing
  • MBA  Project Management

COMPUTING

  • MSc  Computer Game Development
  • MSc  Computer Networking
  • MSc  Computer Science
  • MSc  Computing
  • MSc  Cyber Security
  • MSc Computer Science with Big Data Analytics

ENGINEERING

  • MSc  Engineering (Aeronautical)
  • MSc  Engineering (Composite materials)
  • MSc  Engineering (Electrical & Electronic)
  • MSc  Engineering (Mechatronics)
  • MSc  Engineering (Renewable & Sustainable Energy)
  • MSc  Engineering (Automotive)
  • MSc  Engineering (Mechanical Manufacture)
  • MSc  Unmanned Aircraft System Technology

 BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES

MSc Biomedical Science

 

Course Dates

June 1st – August 28th 2020 - Pre Masters

September 23rd - June - Masters course

 

Fees and Funding

Extended Masters (MBA): £15,500 (scholarships available up to £2000)

Extended Masters (not MBA): £15,000 (scholarships available up to £2000) 

Payment conditions

Payment terms: 50% before issuing CAS, 50% before starting the course.

 

Entry requirements and applying

Study Skills and Masters

English: see chart below

Academic: A Bachelor's degree at 2.2 or equivalent (In India with 50%-60%, depending on the university you have studied at and the course you are applying for).

English and Study Skills and Masters

English: Must have a B1 SELT (or equivalent) with a minimum overall score of at least 5, and a minimum score in all four skills of no less than 4.5.

Academic: A Bachelor's degree with 2.2 or equivalent (In India 50%-60%, depending on the university you have studied at and the course you are applying for).

Applicants, who do not meet the University of a 2:2 undergraduate degree will be assessed on an individual basis by interview. Relevant work experience will be taken into account when assessing applicants.

 

Accommodation

If you’re looking for a place to stay while you study then why not take a look at our accommodation section to get more information, including prices.

 

Applying for the course

You should make your application through our online application system, Centurus.

 If you have any questions or would like further information about this course, entry requirements or application process, please contact our Admissions and Enquiries team.

 

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