MSc resources

A. BSc 1st Class means nothing (too many out there…), the importance is what you learned and how do you sustain to break through!

B. MBA for business; Specialist in MSc but not of MSc IT…

  1.  UoG
    1. UoG Infonet: http://infonet.glos.ac.uk/
      1. Library online resources -> ScienceDirect
  2. Academic writing:
    1. MDX resources: http://unihub.mdx.ac.uk/your-study/learning-enhancement-team/online-resources
    2. Using-academic-language: http://unihub.mdx.ac.uk/your-study/learning-enhancement-team/online-resources/using-academic-language
    3. Academic vocabulary: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/alzsh3/acvocab/
  3. Time management
  4. Research methods for Business Student – 5/e:
  5. Basic Business Statistics – 12e:
    1. Statistics e-resources: http://unihub.mdx.ac.uk/your-study/learning-enhancement-team/online-resources/maths-stats-and-numeracy/statistics
  6. Harvard referencing
    1. https://infonet.glos.ac.uk/departments/lis/Guides/Harvard%20Referencing.pdf
    2. http://ist.glos.ac.uk/referencing/harvard/
  7. Academic reference letter:
    1. http://www.strath.ac.uk/careers/uni_staff/writingacademicreferences/exampleofacademicreference/
  8. Further MSc study:
    1. MSc Big Data Technology, HKUST: https://www.sengpp.ust.hk/programs/bdt/en/application.html
    2. (NCC L7DSBIT) University of Gloucestershire (89th): http://www.glos.ac.uk/courses/postgraduate/cit/pages/computing-it-management-postgraduate-diploma-msc.aspx
    3. (NCC L7DSBIT) London Metropolitan University (120th): http://www.londonmet.ac.uk/courses/postgraduate/information-technology-distance-learning—msc/
    4. University of Edinburg (19th): MSc Data Science, Technology and Innovation (Medical Informatics).  http://www.ed.ac.uk/studying/postgraduate/degrees/index.php?r=site/view&id=906
    5. University of Leicester, MSc Computer Science, SoftEng, WebTech (32nd): https://le.ac.uk/courses/advanced-software-engineering-msc-dl
    6. University of Aberdeen, MSc PM, MSc IT & MBA Digital Marketing (42nd): https://www.abdn.ac.uk/study/postgraduate-taught/degree-programmes/52/digital-marketing-leadership/ 
    7. Royal Holloway Univeristy of London (37th): http://www.londoninternational.ac.uk/courses/postgraduate/royal-holloway/information-security-msc-postgraduate-diploma#overview
    8. Edinburgh Napier University (92nd): http://www.napier.ac.uk/courses/msc-advanced-security-and-digital-forensics-postgraduate-distance-learning-part-time
    9. Advanced Manufacturing system by Brunel University London (52nd): https://www.brunel.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/Advanced-Manufacturing-Systems-MSc
    10. DeMontfort University (54th): http://www.dmu.ac.uk/study/courses/postgraduate-courses/data-analytics-msc-degree/data-analytics-msc-degrees.aspx
    11. Northumbria University, Information Science – Data Analytics(59th): https://www.northumbria.ac.uk/study-at-northumbria/courses/information-science-msc-data-analytics-dl-dtdinv6/#year-two
    12. MSc PM, Liverpool John Moores University (74th): https://www.ljmu.ac.uk/study/courses/postgraduates/project-management
    13. University of Hertfordshire (79th): http://www.herts.ac.uk/courses/search?collection=herts-courses&f.Course%20Type|T=Postgraduate&query=!padrenullquery&f.Method+of+Study%7CS=Online+-+Part+Time
    14. MSc PM, Salford University (95th, 4 intakes/yr): http://www.salford.ac.uk/pgt-courses/project-management
    15. MSc PM, Birmingham City University (95th, but cheap): http://www.bcu.ac.uk/courses/int-project-management
    16. MSc IT, University of Derby (91st): https://www.derby.ac.uk/online/course/information-technology-msc/course-fees
  9. Further MBA study:
    1. UST: https://www.sengpp.ust.hk/programs/bdt/en/program_details.html
    2. Duram University (6th): https://www.dur.ac.uk/business/programmes/mba/online-mba/
    3. MBA with Data Analytics, Nottingham Trent University (63rd): http://online.ntu.ac.uk/online-courses/mba/data-analytics?cmgfrm=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ntu.ac.uk%2Fstudy-and-courses%2Fcourses%2Fdistance-learning-online
    4. Middlesex University (78th):
    5. Leicester University (32nd): https://le.ac.uk/courses/the-leicester-mba-dl?uol_r=6641cede
    6. Heriot-Watt University (34th): https://www.hw.ac.uk/study/uk/postgraduate/master-business-administration.htm
    7. University of Derby (91st): http://www.derby.ac.uk/online/course/online-mba-global-master-business-administration-degree-course
    8. Most affordable:
      1. Agnlia Ruskin University (110th): https://distancelearning.anglia.ac.uk/courseDetail.php/MBA-Master-of-Business-Administration-16/
      2. Leeds Beckett University (103rd): https://courses.leedsbeckett.ac.uk/mba_executive_online/#Coremodules
    9. Strategic Planning / Strategic Sustainble Business
  10. Further HR study:
    1. Leicester University: https://le.ac.uk/courses/human-resource-management-and-training-msc-dl?uol_r=d65bd40d
  11. Further Acc Study (exempt basic knowledge application / future route?):
    1. HKICPA non-Acc routes: http://www.hkicpa.org.hk/en/become-a-hkicpa/how-to-apply/entry-routes/#route2 
    2. HKU SPACE (fast / low price): http://hkuspace.hku.hk/prog/postgrad-dip-in-prof-accounting
    3. PolyU (Most expensive / best): http://www.af.polyu.edu.hk/programmes/detail/7
    4. CUHK (High entry requirements with QR registers/ best): http://www.bschool.cuhk.edu.hk/index.php/programs/postgraduate-diploma-in-professional-accountancy/program-overview
    5. Lingnan (Deposit / Sat only, not available at 2017/18): http://www.ln.edu.hk/acct/macc/pgda.php
  12. Distance Learning materials:
    1. Leicester University: http://www2.le.ac.uk/departments/management/distancelearning/courses
    2. The University of Strathcylde:
      1. MSc Operational Research (Distance learning). https://www.strath.ac.uk/courses/postgraduatetaught/operationalresearchdistancelearning/
      2. Business Analysis & Consulting (Distance Learning). https://www.strath.ac.uk/courses/postgraduatetaught/businessanalysisconsultingdistancelearning/ 
    3. University of Hertfordshire:
      1. MSc Operations and Supply Chain Management (Online). http://www.herts.ac.uk/courses/operations-and-supply-chain-management-online
      2. MSc Manufacturing Management (Online). http://www.herts.ac.uk/courses/manufacturing-management-online
  13. Research Degrees (distance learning)
    1. LMU, Research Degree – MPhil / Phd. http://www.londonmet.ac.uk/courses/postgraduate/research-degree—mphil–phd/
  14. NCC references:
    1. NCC contact: http://www.nccedu.cn/onepage-10.html
    2. Middlesex sent official transcript to Education institute: http://www.onlinestore.mdx.ac.uk/browse/extra_info.asp?compid=1&modid=1&catid=23&prodvarid=84 
  15. Others
    1. Manufacturing: MSc Manufacturing Systems Engineering and Management (MSEM). http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/sci/wmg/education/wmgmasters/courses/manufacturing_systems_engineering_and_management/
MSc resources

ITX3000 – Le12 (26April 2016)

  1. Contents
    1. Wk 9 PPT – Cognitive Psychology Attention
  2. Assignment
  3. Follow-ups
  4. References
    1. No palgarism check on hard-copy -> please prepare for Courseworks at spare time;
    2. 自編導演: Self-authoring / Self-directing / self-acting;
    3. eg. writing proposal / writing tender with self only characteristics;
      1. Main point – prepare work to users; no extra works by users;
    4. Long term planning in HK
      1. disclosures of meeting minutes >50 years in British government – 10 years housing policy / 6 years free education – 麥理浩
    5. University entry – 海外學生排隊 – 識人
      1. 清華/北大 – 香港學生
      2. 廣州中大 – 香港學生
      3. 香港大學 – 中三/四 英國GCE
ITX3000 – Le12 (26April 2016)