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Postgraduate courses

Join us for our 2016/2017 Postgraduate Summer School courses.

Full Summer School Courses

Course Course description Weeks Day/Time Lecture room
Food Product Innovation A study of the theoretical and practical challenges in the development and marketing of new food products. The course links food processing - sensory analysis - consumer preference - marketing and ingredient technology.  7 - 9 November and 14 - 16 November  2016 Mon - Wed: 9.00am - 12.00pm E6
16, 23 and 30 January 2017 Mondays: 9.00am - 10.00am AER008

Timetable: All classes scheduled before 1pm will start on the hour while after 1pm classes will begin 10 minutes after the hour.

Master of Business courses only
The foundation courses for the Master of Business programmes will be taught in three week blocks from 7 November 2016 to 17 February 2017 inclusive.
Course Course description Weeks Day/Time Lecture room
COMM 601 Principles of Managerial Economics
The theory and practice of economic decision-making; structure of markets and business enterprises; macroeconomic variables.
Monday 28 November and ending Friday 16 December 2016 Mon to Fri: 9.00am-11.50am, and 2.10pm-3.00pm Hudson 1
COMM 602 Principles of Accounting and Finance
The theory and practice of accounting and finance in the context of making effective financial and management decisions.
Monday 9 January 2017 and ending on Friday 27 January 2017 Mon to Fri: 9.00am-10.50am and 1.10pm-3.00pm Hudson 1
COMM 603 Principles of Business Management
The theory and practice of managing business activities, in the context of global value chains.
Monday 30 January 2017 and ending on Friday 17 February 2017 Mon to Fri: 9.00am-11.50am and 2.10pm-3.00pm Hudson 1
COMM 604 Principles of Marketing
Examining the processes of creating, communicating, delivering and pricing products.
Monday 7 November and ending Friday 25 November 2016 Mon to Fri: 9.00am-11.50 and 2.10pm-3.00pm Hudson 1 
Other postgraduate courses
Course Course description Weeks Day/Time Lecture room
LASC617 Advanced Design Study
An individual design study of an issue of contemporary theoretical significance.
November summer school period: 14 Nov - 9 Dec Tue - Fri: 9.00am - 1.00pm In Studio
MGMT601 Advanced Topics in Agricultural Investment The analysis of capital growth. Theories of interest and investment criteria; the optimisation of investment, consumption and production; distortion of investment decisions; inflation, taxation, financial leverage, risk and uncertainty. Case study applications. November summer school period: Monday 7 - Tuesday 8 November and Monday 14 - Tuesday 15 November. Tuesday 6 December (only 10am - 2pm) 10.00am - 3.00pm C6


Postgraduate Full Summer School Timetable
Course Course description Days Time Lecture Room - Nov/Dec Lecture Room - Jan/Feb
COMN604 Communication for Development Professionals Theories of communication and learning related to the process of bringing about change in development contexts.
Wed 3.00pm - 6.00pm C123 C6
IRDV601 Development Policy, Theory and Issues An overview of theory and analysis of economic, social and environmental policy applied in developing and emerging economies.
Mon, Tue 10.00am - 12.00pm C123 C123
IRDV602 Field Techniques for Development Practice Applied techniques and approaches used in development activities including participatory rural appraisal, monitoring and evaluation. Data gathering and analysis required for identifying focal development problems. Issues of professional practice.
Tue, Thu (only use Thu in Nov/Dec summer school period) 2.00pm - 4.00pm C123 C6

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