Liverpool John Moores University

Liverpool John Moores University

  UK, Liverpool
Year Program Started
2008
Curriculum Model
Dissertation and Coursework
Curriculum Description
Year 1: Two residential workshops (taught elements) each 5 days long will take place in Liverpool. These workshops focus on the planning process of the research, on refining the topic and basic research methods. Year 2 and 3: One 5-day residential workshop per year will take place in Liverpool. These workshops focus on the execution of the research, i.e. data collection and analysis, but also on a dissemination and impact strategy, as well as academic writing and viva preparation. Year 4: Our experience shows that DBA candidates typically take four years to complete their thesis, whereas the maximum duration of the programme is seven years. After year 3 no further residential workshops take place; this is a time for independent study, writing up your thesis, and examination.
Thesis Requirements
Required to complete and defend a dissertation within 4 years, maximum duration 7 years.
Program Description
The programme has been running successfully for 10 years and has been constantly modified following feedback and consultation with previous candidates to ensure it meets the requirements of the candidates.
Application requirements
online application, 2 references, personal statement, minimum of 2 years of managerial experience, essays and transcripts.
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