DBA – STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT

COURSE OVERVIEW

This DBA will expand your work experience and graduate studies to develop essential skills for leading teams and improving the strategic planning of your organization. This program also provides advanced training in professional management, human resource development, and quality management. It is dedicated to helping you lead in your field with distinction and integrity. Moreover, with the input of successful business professionals to meet the strategic needs of global organizations through SMEs. It aims to prepare you to be a major player in the success of your organization.

You will gain a basic understanding of how to plan, formulate and implement strategy through innovative and entrepreneurial approaches.

The teaching team, which combines academic and professional coaching skills, will educate and introduce you to strategic management practices and recent trends and issues.

All modules are taught by experienced lecturers who hold a PhD and have spent many years working in various companies

Course Aims

This Online program will enable you to:

  • Provide business leaders with the research, analytical, critical-thinking and decision-making skills to:
  • Conceptualize, investigate and solve complex and practical business problems
  • Transform from leader to thought leader and innovator
  • Expand organizational capacity for innovation and change
  • Use new tools, insights and perspectives in strategy development and evidence-based practice
  • Advance knowledge within their industry through a completed dissertation Explain the basic concepts, principles and practices associated with the strategy Formulation and implementation.
  • Integration and application of knowledge acquired in basic courses to formulate and implementing the strategy from a comprehensive and multi-functional perspective.
  • Critically analyze and evaluate real life situations of the company and develop creativity Solutions using a strategic management perspective.
  • Conduct and provide reliable business analysis in a team setting.
  • Understand the very important role played by the human resource management function in preparation, and implement the organization’s strategy.

Course Card information

  • course code:SM-DBA /13
  • Name and level of final award :DBA /Strategic Management
  • Awarding body/institution :BARVQ
  • Status of awarding body/institution :Recognized Body
  • Location of delivery :Brussels – Belgium
  • Language of delivery and assessment :English
  • Duration :24 months full-time

36 months part-time

  • QAA subject benchmarking group(s) :Business and Management
  • EQF Degree  :8

  • First Year
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    ECTS

     

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    strategic Management Foundations & Practice Core 10 Strategic Talent Development Elective 10
    Strategy Formulation, Innovation and Entrepreneurship Core 10 Developing Effective Project Teams Elective 10
    Programme and Strategic Management Core 10 Sustainable Business Management Elective 10
    strategic Risk Management Core 10 Career Coaching and Mentoring Elective 10
    Strategic Execution Core 10 International Business Strategies Elective 10
    Second  Year
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    Contemporary Leadership Issues Core 10 Strategic Talent Development Elective 10
    Contemporary Issues in Finance and Accounting Core 10 Developing Effective Project Teams Elective 10
    Organizational Strategy and Design Core 10 Sustainable Business Management Elective 10
    Advanced Strategies in Organization Development Core 10 Career Coaching and Mentoring Elective 10
    Executive Decision-Making Core 10 International Business Strategies Elective 10
    Third  Year
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    Strategic Marketing
    Core 10 Financial Reporting, Governance & Ethics Elective 10
     Corporate Culture Management
    Core 10 Descriptive Analytics Elective 10
    Strategic Allocation of Financial Resources
    Core 10 Global Financial Reporting Elective 10
    Corporate Governance and International Business
    Core 10 External & Internal Audit Elective 10
    Advanced Business Research Methods
    Core 10 Advanced Auditing Elective 10
      Doctoral Research Project Core 60
  • This course is compound of 18 modules plus applied research-based doctoral project. ,you need Completion of Doctoral Study with :
  • Core strategic Management Specialization course (8)
  • Core Business Specialization course (3)
  • Core Organization Management Specialization course (3)
  • Elective course (3)
  • Research methods courses (1.)
  • Doctoral Writing Assessment (1.)

§  Minimum Degree Requirements

  • To be eligible for the DBA, students have to take and pass six of the taught modules each year, in addition applied research-based doctoral project.
  • There are core and option modules available as part of the course and their credit value.
  • Full-time Postgraduate students’ study 90 credits per year, plus 60 credits for applied research-based doctoral project, usually over two years , and for part-time students’ study 60 credits plus 60 credits for applied research-based doctoral project,   usually over three years.
  • Demonstrate a critical awareness of current project, programme and portfolio issues and developments;
  • Evaluate the viability of a new project and its alignment to the strategic capability of the commissioning organization;
  • Critically apply general Strategic Management skills to assess, direct, manage and deliver a project;
  • Demonstrate creativity and innovative thinking in the assessing, managing, delegating, monitoring and controlling activities associated with project, risk, quality and change management;
  • Critically evaluate their own work and the work of others in relation to project management reports and records;
  • Demonstrate a profound competence in undertaking, successfully completing and evaluating a significant project.
  • You should normally have undergraduate degree (at least a 2:2) with honours in any business-related subject, or an equivalent international qualification. Equivalent professional qualifications will also be considered for entry.
  • If you do not have the above-required academic or professional qualifications but do have significant management experience and a substantial record of achievement, then we will also consider your application.
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DBA strategic Management

  • All taught core modules plus the project module plus one option/elective module