Master of Management (ICZM)
The Master of Management (IZCM) is designed to enhance understanding in the issues related to coastal zone, environment and resource management. Our MQA accredited Masters of Management (MQA/FA6879) provides students with focused-ranging management of integrated coastal zone knowledge and skills alongside critical insight into how sustainable management is attained.
This program is designed for science and social science degree graduates and offers integrated knowledge in economics, environment, management, law and policy that related to coastal areas. Especially designed to give a comprehensive introduction to the major management disciplines with the niche area of UMT in managing coastal site, students will develop essential skills including critical thinking, problem-solving and collaborative working. The programme prepares students for diverse and exciting management positions in both public and private sectors.
Why you should register?
The fact that Masters of Management is, by design, a one and a half year program, provides students a unique opportunity to learn about socio-economic environment in coastal areas where hands-on practical experience are exposed through real projects and case studies. We create opportunities for students to build applied skills and insight, and offer enriching experiences from sites visits, educational trips for beach and island communities, lab works, organization visits, talks from industry speakers and workshops on various topics.
This coursework program requires candidates attending lectures and field work based on credit hours registered for each semester. During the final semester, students need to conduct a Case Study Project integrating 3 major components of analysis in Socio-Economics, Environment and Law & Policy in their study. Interestingly, this provides an important experience for conducting a case study based on any specific chosen location and issue in coastal zone management where sustainability issue is global.
It provides a comprehensive knowledge and understanding of the management, economics and accounting basis of coastal zone management as well as to develop the skills necessary to work within this field. Among those fields for which the master’s programme prepares students are resource and land use planning, environmental impact assessment, consulting work, teaching and research.