This postgraduate programme is delivered online using Solent University’s virtual learning environment, a web based platform that is accessible from anywhere in the world.
Students learn as part of an online community of tutors, fellow students and student support services - just as they would if they went to the University itself. Each student has their own dedicated academic tutor and study partner, and studying online is made interesting, interactive, and engaging by forums, wikis, reflective journals and video presentations. Shipping industry experts are involved in the mentoring of work-based projects, further enhancing the value of student learning.
This MSc is directly aimed at professionals working in maritime roles. It provides professional development for a variety of management careers in the sector. This master’s degree is aimed at maritime professionals who wish to move into shore-based management roles.
Year one: Core modules:
- International Maritime Context
- Postgraduate and Self-managed Study
- Business Research Skills
- Professional Skills and Practice Portfolio
- Risk and Safety Management
- Legal Process
- Safety Culture
- Accident Investigation and Organisational Learning
Please note: Not all optional modules are guaranteed to run each year.