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Course ImageAcademic Practice
Postgraduate Certificate Part Time 1 year part-time

The programme is for anybody at Northumbria who supports student learning, i.e. lecturing, research and support staff (e.g. working in Student Services or the Library and Information Services).

Course ImageAcademic Practice
MA Part Time 3 years part-time

The programme is for anybody at Northumbria who supports student learning, i.e. lecturing, research and support staff (e.g. working in Academic Services).

Course ImageAccounting and Finance
BA (Hons) Full Time 1 year full-time

This programme aims to provide students with a thorough foundation in the theory and knowledge behind strategic international financial governance and finance in order to meeting the challenges of the rapidly changing global business arena. Study comprises a combination of lectures, seminars, workshops and tutorials together with a 10,000-word dissertation enabling students to explore a topic of particular interest whilst applying the theoretical knowledge gained on the taught elements. Entry is also open to students who have completed professional accounting qualifications (such as AAT Technician, appropriate CIMA or ACCA papers, and equivalents), who are seeking fast- track to a bachelors degree.

Course ImageAccounting
BA (Hons) Full Time 3 years full-time or 4 years sandwich

Intended for those seeking to work in the accounting profession, this degree has been designed to optimise professional accreditation opportunities. The first year sets accounting principles in a business context and the remaining taught years allow students to cover the full breadth of a subject that prepares them for a professional career but also gives a deep insight into business operations.

Course ImageAdvanced Legal Practice
LLM Distance Learning 2 years, distance learning

This programme was designed specifically for legal practitioners and those who aspire to become a legal practitioner. It provides the ideal opportunity, away from the pressures and time restraints of the office, for professional development in a specialist area of law.

Course ImageAdvanced Practice in Post Compulsory Education and Training (Literacy)
Postgraduate Certificate Part Time 1 year part-time

This programme is for those working in the post compulsory sector (work-based learning, education, community and voluntary sector).

Course ImageAdvanced Practice in Post Compulsory Education and Training (Numeracy)
Postgraduate Certificate Part Time 1 year part-time (either September or January start)

This programme is for those working in the post compulsory sector (work-based learning, education, community and voluntary sector). 

Course ImageAdvanced Practice in Post Compulsory Education and Training
Postgraduate Certificate Part Time 1 year part-time (either September or January start)

This programme is for those working in the post compulsory sector (work-based learning, education, community and voluntary sector).

Course ImageAdvertising and Media
BA (Hons) Full Time 3 years full-time

Students undertake both academic and practical work in an exploration of advertising and the media more generally. During the course of study, students will explore strategies, ideas and campaigns across a range of advertising practices and media and gain an awareness of the social, cultural, political and ethical contexts in which advertising and media operate in a global marketplace. Students are encouraged to create a broad portfolio of creative and other work to present to potential employers.

Course ImageAmerican Studies
BA (Hons) Part Time 4 to 6 years part-time

This innovative and exciting programme offers a marvellous opportunity to study the history, literature, politics, film, art, and popular culture of the United States under the guidance of a truly outstanding team of award-winning scholar-teachers. 

Course ImageAmerican Studies
BA (Hons) Full Time 3 years full-time

This innovative and exciting programme offers a marvellous opportunity to study the history, literature, politics, film, art, and popular culture of the United States under the guidance of a truly outstanding team of award-winning scholar-teachers. 

Course ImageAnalytical Sciences
BSc (Hons) Full Time 1 year full-time

This new top up/completion award will provide students with key laboratory based analytical skills and knowledge and associated professional skills that are an essential feature of the laboratory-based analytical sciences sector (for example those in the chemical, biological, food, pharmaceutical, forensic, and environmental sciences industries). It allows the development of specialist laboratory and analytical skills and knowledge, and offers opportunities to pursue a research project and advanced studies in a chosen specialism. 

Course ImageAnimation
MA Full Time 1 year full-time

Animation, motion graphics and other forms of digital time-based design are important means of communication and entertainment. These skills are in great demand within the film, television, computer games and new media industries, as well as new emerging fields within communication and entertainment. 

Course ImageAnimation
BA (Hons) Full Time 3 years full-time

This course (formerly known as Motion Graphics and Animation)  aims to provide a sound educational and professional grounding in graphics and animation, with a view to creating career opportunities in film, television, the games industry and traditional design agencies. Building on a core foundation in drawing, design, animation and film techniques, students will use state-of-the-art software and technology to showcase their creative talent in a variety of media solutions.

Course ImageApplied Biology
BSc (Hons) Part Time 6 years part-time

This degree will focus on the science of modern biology and will enable you to apply this knowledge in a range of bioscience contexts. You will develop your practical laboratory-based skills and transferable skills. You will also be introduced to ethical issues resulting from technological advances in biotechnology, biomedicine and environmental technology.

Course ImageApplied Biology
BSc (Hons) Full Time 3 years full-time or 4 years sandwich

This degree will focus on the science of modern biology and will enable you to apply this knowledge in a range of bioscience contexts. You will develop your practical laboratory-based skills and transferable skills. You will also be introduced to ethical issues resulting from technological advances in biotechnology, biomedicine and environmental technology.

Course ImageApplied Chemistry
BSc (Hons) Part Time 4 years part-time

The course covers a wide range of topics in theoretical and practical chemistry and allows for specialist options to be taken, subject to demand. The course is accredited by the Royal Society of Chemistry.

Course ImageApplied Chemistry
MChem Full Time 4 years full-time or 5 years sandwich

This enhanced degree, which is accredited by the Royal Society of Chemistry, places a strong emphasis on laboratory work and applications, underpinned by a thorough grounding in theoretical aspects, providing the skills and knowledge required for successful employment in industry, teaching and research.

Course ImageApplied Chemistry
BSc (Hons) Full Time 3 years full-time or 4 years sandwich

This degree, which is accredited by the Royal Society of Chemistry, provides a general core of chemistry together with a range of applied chemistry options, thus providing a degree of flexibility to studies. It also places a strong emphasis on laboratory work and applications, so that graduates have the skills and knowledge required for successful employment in industry, teaching and research.

Course ImageApplied Computing (completion award)
BSc (Hons) Full Time 1 year full-time

This course has been specifically designed to satisfy a demand for Higher National Diplomates (or equivalent) from the UK and overseas who wish to 'top up' to BSc (Hons). Students may choose a course of study to suit both their prior knowledge and career aspirations. The course provides excellent career opportunities from relationships developed with various external companies. Careers include work as a programmer, systems analyst, software engineer and system implementer.

Course ImageApplied Linguistics - TESOL
MA Full Time 12 months full-time (September starts)

The MA Applied Linguistics for TESOL programme is for experienced teachers of English as a second or foreign language. The programme offers a broad introduction to many of the key concepts and theories which underpin language teaching. It develops knowledge of language and language study, and also examines theories which might lie behind teaching practices. Applications are welcomed from both home and international students who have a minimum of two years full-time teaching experience.

Course ImageApplied Linguistics - TESOL
MA Full Time 16 months full-time (January start)

The MA Applied Linguistics for TESOL programme is for experienced teachers of English as a second or foreign language. The programme offers a broad introduction to many of the key concepts and theories which underpin language teaching. It develops knowledge of language and language study, and also examines theories which might lie behind teaching practices. Applications are welcomed from both home and international students who have a minimum of two years full-time teaching experience.

Course ImageApplied Linguistics - TESOL
MA Part Time 2 to 3 years part-time (September start)

The MA Applied Linguistics for TESOL programme is for experienced teachers of English as a second or foreign language. The programme offers a broad introduction to many of the key concepts and theories which underpin language teaching. It develops knowledge of language and language study, and also examines theories which might lie behind teaching practices. Applications are welcomed from both home and international students who have a minimum of two years full-time teaching experience.

Course ImageApplied Linguistics - TESOL
MA Part Time 28 months part-time (January start)

The MA Applied Linguistics for TESOL programme is for experienced teachers of English as a second or foreign language. The programme offers a broad introduction to many of the key concepts and theories which underpin language teaching. It develops knowledge of language and language study, and also examines theories which might lie behind teaching practices. Applications are welcomed from both home and international students who have a minimum of two years full-time teaching experience.

Course ImageApplied Sciences Extended Degree
BSc (Hons) Full Time Foundation year followed by a further 3 or 4 years full-time study

This course is designed to provide you with the skills and knowledge to allow subsequent progression (on successful completion) onto either a three or four year full-time degree in the science subject area.

Course ImageApplied Sport Science with Coaching
BSc (Hons) Full Time 3 years full-time

This degree has been designed to provide graduates with the knowledge and skills to work with performers from both participation and performance levels with a focus on the application of both sports science and coaching competencies. It focuses on developing a theoretical understanding of coaching and sport science, while gaining practical experience and skills in both aspects.

Course ImageApplied Sport and Exercise Science
BSc (Hons) Full Time 3 years full-time

Recent changes in the sport and exercise professions have created a need for degree programmes that provide students with 'hands-on' sport science and public health support skills. The Applied Sport and Exercise Science degree, which has been endorsed by BASES, the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences, has been designed to meet these requirements by creating a curriculum that is not only grounded in sound academic theory, but also applies these principles in real world contexts.

Course ImageArchitectural Engineering
MEng Full Time 5 years sandwich or 4 years full-time

Accredited by the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE) this MEng programme will equip you with the understanding and skills necessary to take a leading role in designing the buildings of the future. Using the latest electrical and mechanical engineering principles and technology, you will learn how to plan and implement all of the essential elements for an individual project, including heating, lighting, cooling, lifts, security systems and much more.

Course ImageArchitectural Engineering
BEng (Hons) Full Time 3 years full-time, 4 years sandwich

Architectural Engineers turn the buildings in which we live, learn, relax and work into comfortable, usable and sustainable spaces – in short, they put the heart into a building. Working as part of a building design team, Architectural Engineers are particularly concerned with maximising the environmental sustainability of buildings, whether they are working with old buildings or designing new ones.

Course ImageArchitectural Technology
BSc (Hons) Part Time 3 to 5 years part-time depending on entry qualifications

Architectural Technologists translate conceptual building design into detailed technical solutions. Key competencies include building design procedures and practice, environmental design, technical specification and presentation. The programme is structured around these competencies and develops students from a range of backgrounds for careers in a management role.

Course ImageArchitectural Technology
BSc (Hons) Full Time 3 years full-time or 4 years sandwich

The architectural technologist works with the design and construction professions to ensure optimum building performance and efficiency. The course enables students to develop an understanding of the design process, contractual issues, and professional obligations. It will teach students the skills to translate design into construction, maximising efficiency and satisfaction. The third year will be spent on a professional placement working in industry.

Course ImageArchitecture: MArch
Full Time 2 years full-time

This programme is prescribed by the Architect's Registration Board (ARB), giving graduates the Part II qualification. It develops from the Part I course in Architecture, and continues a vocational approach; developing research-based critical enquiry into, and engagement with regional issues. Core studies are offered in design, cultural context, research, environment, technology, and management, practice and law.

Course ImageArchitecture: MArch
Part Time 3 years part-time

This programme is prescribed by the Architect's Registration Board (ARB), giving graduates the Part II qualification. It develops from the Part I course in Architecture, and continues a vocational approach; developing research-based critical enquiry into, and engagement with regional issues. Core studies are offered in design, cultural context, research, environment, technology, and management, practice and law.

Course ImageArchitecture
BA (Hons) Full Time 3 years full-time

This first degree in architecture is unique in its approach to addressing issues of management in architectural design during the first three years of study. It aims to produce graduates able to undertake creative design and management roles within the built environment as well as progressing to the next stage of an architectural education.

Course ImageArt and Design (Overseas)
Foundation Diploma Full Time 1 year full-time

The Foundation Diploma in Arts and Design (overseas) is specifically designed for overseas students allowing them to gain a foundation of understanding and practice in preparation for commencing a degree.

Course ImageArts and Media Management
MA Distance Learning 16 months full-time by distance learning (January start)

The programme aims to provide students with essential cultural management skills. The programme is concerned with applying these skills to cultural policy, funding and creative sponsorships and partnerships and marketing and management of cultural and creative projects. Students develop knowledge and understanding of the nature and process of managing an arts organisation, venue management, health and safety and risk assessment.  Managing staff, teams and volunteers are key elements of the art manager’s role, the programme explores this aspect including strategies for workforce development. 

Course ImageArts and Media Management
MA Distance Learning 2 years part-time by distance learning (September start)

The programme aims to provide students with essential cultural management skills. The programme is concerned with applying these skills to cultural policy, funding and creative sponsorships and partnerships and marketing and management of cultural and creative projects. Students develop knowledge and understanding of the nature and process of managing an arts organisation, venue management, health and safety and risk assessment. Managing staff, teams and volunteers are key elements of the art manager’s role, the programme explores this aspect including strategies for workforce development.

Course ImageArts and Media Management
MA Distance Learning 1 year full-time by distance learning (September start)

The programme aims to provide students with essential cultural management skills. The programme is concerned with applying these skills to cultural policy, funding and creative sponsorships and partnerships and marketing and management of cultural and creative projects. Students develop knowledge and understanding of the nature and process of managing an arts organisation, venue management, health and safety and risk assessment. Managing staff, teams and volunteers are key elements of the art manager’s role, the programme explores this aspect including strategies for workforce development.

Course ImageArts and Media Management
MA Distance Learning 28 months part-time by distance learning (January start)

The programme aims to provide students with essential cultural management skills. The programme is concerned with applying these skills to cultural policy, funding and creative sponsorships and partnerships and marketing and management of cultural and creative projects. Students develop knowledge and understanding of the nature and process of managing an arts organisation, venue management, health and safety and risk assessment. Managing staff, teams and volunteers are key elements of the art manager’s role, the programme explores this aspect including strategies for workforce development.

Course ImageArts and Media Management
MA Full Time 16 months full-time campus attendance required (January start)

The programme aims to provide students with essential cultural management skills. The programme is concerned with applying these skills to cultural policy, funding and creative sponsorships and partnerships and marketing and management of cultural and creative projects. Students develop knowledge and understanding of the nature and process of managing an arts organisation, venue management, health and safety and risk assessment. Managing staff, teams and volunteers are key elements of the art manager’s role, the programme explores this aspect including strategies for workforce development.

Course ImageArts and Media Management
MA Full Time 1 year full-time campus attendance required (September start)

The programme aims to provide students with essential cultural management skills. The programme is concerned with applying these skills to cultural policy, funding and creative sponsorships and partnerships and marketing and management of cultural and creative projects. Students develop knowledge and understanding of the nature and process of managing an arts organisation, venue management, health and safety and risk assessment. Managing staff, teams and volunteers are key elements of the art manager’s role, the programme explores this aspect including strategies for workforce development.

Course ImageArts and Media Management
MA Part Time 28 months part-time campus attendance required (January start)

The programme aims to provide students with essential cultural management skills. The programme is concerned with applying these skills to cultural policy, funding and creative sponsorships and partnerships and marketing and management of cultural and creative projects. Students develop knowledge and understanding of the nature and process of managing an arts organisation, venue management, health and safety and risk assessment. Managing staff, teams and volunteers are key elements of the art manager’s role, the programme explores this aspect including strategies for workforce development.

Course ImageArts and Media Management
MA Part Time 2 years part-time campus attendance required (September start)

The programme aims to provide students with essential cultural management skills. The programme is concerned with applying these skills to cultural policy, funding and creative sponsorships and partnerships and marketing and management of cultural and creative projects. Students develop knowledge and understanding of the nature and process of managing an arts organisation, venue management, health and safety and risk assessment. Managing staff, teams and volunteers are key elements of the art manager’s role, the programme explores this aspect including strategies for workforce development.

Course ImageArts
MRes Full Time 1 year full-time

The MRes Arts is an innovative new programme offered by the highly research-active Department of Arts. It enables postgraduate students to embark upon a closely-supervised piece of original research within a broad spectrum of Arts disciplines, including Film Studies, Art History, Design History, Performance and Fine Art practices and Cultural Management. Drawing on research expertise within the Department, the programme provides a sound academic grounding for those students considering further postgraduate study, particularly doctoral research.

Course ImageArts
MRes Part Time 2 years part-time

The MRes Arts is an innovative new programme offered by the highly research-active Department of Arts. It enables postgraduate students to embark upon a closely-supervised piece of original research within a broad spectrum of Arts disciplines, including Film Studies, Art History, Design History, Performance and Fine Art practices and Cultural Management. Drawing on research expertise within the Department, the programme provides a sound academic grounding for those students considering further postgraduate study, particularly doctoral research.

Course ImageAutism
Postgraduate Certificate Part Time 1 to 3 years part-time

One in every hundred children is now diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder. It is no longer a rare disability and every teacher, nurse, support worker will encounter several in their careers. This training prepares for that eventuality.

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