|Prerequisites for Module|
Completion of the taught elements of the programme or equivalent.
Aims of Module
To develop business consultancy skills that are transferable into the business consulting profession or in internal consultancy positions within organisations. These skills will be developed through business research and or consultancy practice within an organisation.
Learning Outcomes for Module
On completion of this module, students are expected to be able to:
Indicative Module Content
The practice of management consulting; consulting as a
profession; business research methods and practice; negotiating a scope of work; developing a research proposal; data collection and analysis; preparing and presenting a consulting report; consulting project management; managing expectations
Indicative Student Workload
|Mode of Delivery|
This module is completed through independent work. To support the student an academic supervisor is allocated who, through a number of negotiated tutorials, will guide and advise the student through their progression of the consultancy process.
Component 1 - A written discussion of the project research proposal presented as an individual report.
Component 2 - The report as presented to the sponsor company by the individual.
Component 3 - An individual reflective report on the learning experience