International Jewellery Management

MA

2018 entry


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Our MA International Jewellery Management course is an exciting and innovative degree within our suite of Luxury postgraduate programmes from UCA’s Business School for the Creative Industries. This course is perfect for those who have a passion for jewellery design and are looking to develop business skills in readiness for a career in managing global jewellery brands.

Working closely and collaboratively with fellow postgraduate students and creative practitioners at our School of Business in Epsom, you will develop your professional and managerial skills in marketing, entrpreneurship, supply chain management and business strategies in the realm of contemporary jewellery.

Every course within our Business School portfolio is taught with a global perspective, giving graduates the skillset required to pursue a creative business career anywhere in the world. Our teaching programmes are all project based, combining knowledge from both business and the creative industries in order to produce well-rounded, highly employable graduates with a highly-regarded qualification.

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Length of study:

One year full-time

Starts:

September 2018

Campus:

UCA Epsom

Course overview:

MA International Jewellery Management is an innovative and exciting new degree for those looking to pursue a career in the jewellery business. You will be taught global business strategies and management techniques specific to this market and will be expected to apply your own entrepreneurial and innovative approaches to jewellery management.

On the course you will be supported with varied briefs and taught through seminars, tutorials and workshops and critiques from professional and experienced academics at our Business School for the Creative Industries. You will also have the unique opportunity to collaborate with postgraduate students on our MA Luxury Brand Management course.

As you progress through your degree you will undertake and explore more refined service design methods for the international jewellery market alongside identifying future trends within the international jewellery sector.

There will be a strong emphasis on your own independent research and at the end of the course you will have developed a final creative industries project. The format is flexible to emulate industry so can be through the development of your proposal through a written report or a design proposition project which accompanies a written report. This work will fully support your career progression and/or further research in this field.

Course content - 2018 entry

Please note, syllabus content indicated is provided as a guide. The content of the course may be subject to change.

Course stages

  • Business Lecture Series

  • International Business Strategy

  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Please note, syllabus content indicated is provided as a guide. The content of the course may be subject to change.

Course stages

  • Service Design for Jewellery

  • Future Trends

Please note, syllabus content indicated is provided as a guide. The content of the course may be subject to change.

Course stages

  • Global Supply Chain Management

  • Ideas Development and Project Management

  • Final Creative Industries Project

Please note, syllabus content indicated is provided as a guide. The content of the course may be subject to change.

Course stages

Business School

The first of its kind in the UK, our new Business School for the Creative Industries builds on our long tradition of collaborating with employers to cultivate leadership, entrepreneurial and problem-solving skills.

Facilities

The MA courses at UCA Epsom share a baseroom with networked computer facilities and you also have access to our extensive range of campus facilities, including: print studios with both screen printing and digital printing facilities, photography studios and darkrooms, 3D workshops, media store for borrowing film and photography equipment.

International study

Find out more about studying in the UK, or studying part of your course abroad at one of our partner institutions (study abroad option not available on all courses).

How to apply - 2018 entry

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Entry requirements - 2018 entry:

Entry requirements

  • A good honours degree (normally 2.1 or above) or equivalent qualification in your chosen subject or a related discipline

and/or

  • Relevant work experience, demonstrating your ability to study at postgraduate level.

Your portfolio

No formal portfolio is needed for this course - we will assess your written application. Potential offers will be made based on your application form, predicted qualifications, personal statement and reference. You may be invited for an Applicant Day to further discuss your application.

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