Professional Pathways

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Collaborative programmes

The MSc Professional Pathways degree programme has been designed to meet the needs of well-qualified professional people who wish to gain knowledge of business and management subjects. The programme is delivered in collaboration with other schools and institutes at the University, who are the ‘lead’ partners in this programme:

As part of the programme, you will undertake some courses delivered by our academics the Adam Smith Business School and some provided by our partner schools. We have also joined partnership with the Glasgow School of Art for our MSc International Management and Design Innovation programme.

Courses in Management

The number of Management courses you take will depend on the structure of your specific degree.

Core courses

  • Business finance
  • Contemporary issues in HRM
  • Managing strategic change
  • Managing innovation and creativity
  • Marketing management
  • Operations management
  • Project management
  • Service delivery risk and resilience

Sample optional courses

  • Management in the creative industries