UNICAF Scholarship & Admission in Partnership with University of South Wales For Master’s Degrees
Master in Business Administration
This challenging course will expose you to all areas of business through a diverse range of modules.A critical part of the University of South Wales’s MBA is exploring how people impact on business thinking and the systems that can enhance this fundamental part of an organisation.
Why get an MBA:
95% of graduates are in employment or further study within six months of graduation. (DLHE 2016)
An MBA can help you advance your career in various fields or prepare you to move into a managerial position
Having an MBA often leads to an increase on average salary (GMAC 2015)
This dynamic MBA course will be of interest if you are in, or aspire to, a senior managerial position and will build the vision and skills needed in today’s business climate.
During the MBA course, you will develop key leadership skills such as creativity, innovation, collaboration and problem solving. The MBA is grounded in principles that underpin business today and will give you a fresh strategic approach to the issues managers face.
Master of Arts in Education
The MA Education is a flexible programme, designed to meet the professional needs of individual learners. Students will have the opportunity to engage critically with the theories and practices of education with a view to applying learning to practice. The MA Education is well established and is regularly updated in order to reflect the changing needs of current and future participants.
To widen the options available and encourage in-depth development of personal and professional areas of interest.
To enable learners to identify, design and carry out research activities which include opportunities for considerable self-direction.
To contribute to the body of knowledge and understanding relevant to education.
Master of Science in Psychology
This unique course encourages sophisticated critical appraisal of current key debates in applied psychology. By completion of this course students will be able to demonstrate critical evaluation of Psychology’s contribution to human performance and well-being in different applied contexts and also develop advanced research skills in applied psychology.
Sophisticated critical awareness of key theories and methods in applied psychology,
Deep critical understanding of how Psychology can be applied in real-world contexts.
Advanced knowledge of research methods and statistics in applied psychology.
Ability to appraise the efficacy of different interventions to promote psychological well-being and performance.
Comparison, evaluation and application of theoretical perspectives in applied psychology.
Generation of hypotheses and research questions.
Translation of theory into professional practice and applied research.
Application of psychological research methods to a novel research topic.
Planning and execution of an original piece of research.
Ability to identify and address ethical and professional issues in applied psychology.
Sensitivity to contextual and interpersonal factors.
Demonstrating an independent and flexible approach to learning.
LLM (Master of Laws)
The University of South Wales’s LLM course offers you a flexible approach to postgraduate study, where you can tailor your Masters programme to suit your specific needs and career aspirations. You can explore a broad range of legal subjects, including commercial law, international trade law, competition law, employment law and intellectual property law.
Provide engagement with theoretical and current issues of debate on topical, cutting edge areas on concern.
Develop advanced legal knowledge to provide for rigorous analysis of key areas of contemporary law and practice
Develop the skills needed to deal with the legal rules relating to the relevant area of law and the ability to analyse and critique those rules in a practical and academic context.
Place those studies in appropriate conceptual frameworks using a range of academic disciplines and insights.
Develop the skills needed to use a range of legal and policy documents, including primary and secondary sources from the European Union, United Kingdom and other legal jurisdictions.
Develop research skills necessary for participation in a project or other professional task requiring the deployment
of knowledge, comprehension, application, evaluation, analysis and synthesis in the relevant area of law.
Provide an opportunity to focus on contemporary and possibly controversial areas of law and policy development in order to engage in informed debate.
Msc Public Health
The MSc Public Health creates professionals who can lead and implement change in public health across the world stage. This Masters course supports the development of public health practitioners through enabling them to negotiate, plan, implement and evaluate policy and practice initiatives. It also addresses wide-ranging public health issues that arise in diverse cultures, settings and environment.
A critical understanding of how quantitative / qualitative research methods and epidemiological investigation are used to create and interpret public health knowledge.
An in-depth knowledge and understanding of public health informed by current scholarship and research.
Critically evaluate current research and advanced scholarship in the discipline.
Use expertise in independent learning using the exploration of knowledge and enquiry to underpin practice.
Demonstrate creativity and innovation in tackling and solving public health related problems with diverse populations.
Independently design, assess and evaluate intervention strategies for the promotion of health or prevention of disease.
In-depth knowledge and the development of advanced skills to prepare students to lead in the field of public health.
The application of knowledge and research to professional practice (in theory and practice) to meet the changing and multi-disciplinary demands of public health.
The ability to exercise initiative in creative programme planning, leading a change and decision-making.
UNICAF is the leading online platform in sub-Saharan Africa offering quality higher education degrees in collaboration with British, American and European universities.
A UNICAF Scholarship is ONLY available for ONLINE STUDIES.
Be earning less than $20,000 per year
Be available to commence their academic studies within 6 months from the date of receiving admission to one of the programmes offered
Meet the entry requirements of the respective programme of study
Admission requirements for the university postgraduate programmes include:
An accredited Bachelor’s degree. Some professional qualifications may also be acceptable. Extensive professional experience may also be considered for admission to the programme. Candidates should normally have at least two years of appropriate postgraduate work experience on admission.
Proficiency in English – Students satisfy the English requirements if their first degree was taught in English. Otherwise, they would need to present a GCSE score with a minimum grade of “C” or IELTS with a score of 6.5 or a minimum grade of “C” at the Masters English Placement Test which can be taken online. The University offers English modules at various levels to help students reach the required standard for admission.
Official transcripts from all universities or colleges and other post-secondary educational institutions (including trade schools) attended. You may supply official electronic transcripts issued by a post-secondary institution directly to University of South Wales online.
Academic Background. (Applicants with a non-business background can be admitted onto the programme but they may be required to take preparatory foundation modules.)