DCU Business School Master Classes

Personal & Professional Development for a Knowledge Economy

Our research meets head-on the strategic and operational challenges ahead for modern organisations. We harness the deep academic expertise within our faculty, our very active industry relationships, and the strength of our international partners’ research experience. As a result, we are national leaders in translating research knowledge into tangible benefits for business and their employees.

Our strong suite of specialisms, led by dynamic research groups of academics, business specialists, researchers and educators, means we can work across the disciplines to bring practical, multi-dimensional solutions to modern business problems.The following master classes are designed with a focus on personal & professional development for a knowledge economy. These programmes are available as open classes for individuals or as a bespoke offering for business and organisational needs.

 

Master Classes

Please use the drop-down menu below to learn more about the master classes available at DCU Business School.

 

  • DCU has built a strong reputation within the aviation industry since launching the innovative BSc in Aviation Managment (with Pilot Studies) in 2009, which has grown in stature and influence both in the Irish aviation landscape and internationally.

    With the ever-increasing emphasis on delivering excellence in aviation, the demand for talented and qualified individuals continues to grow. At DCU Business school, we offer a number of executive development master classes in this area, focusing on topics such as aircraft accident investigation, aviation finance, aviation regulation, aviation safety reporting systems.

    For more information, please email business.dcu@dcu.ie

  • Social media, cloud computing and ubiquitous access to the Internet through mobile broadband is generating unparalleled volumes of data. Similarly, internationalisation, both in terms of operations and customers, exposes enterprises to a wide variety of data protection regimes. While technology and internationalisation provide generate new opportunities for enterprises, they also creating new challenges and exacerbating old ones for those controlling and processing this data.

    At DCU Business School we provide a range of master classes that will help you to:
    - Understand the main privacy concerns and the building blocks of data protection regimes
    - Understand the evidence-based practice approach
    - Learn how to analyse and interpret data to make data-driven decisions

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    For more information please contact business.dcu@dcu.ie

  • Irrespective of an organization's size, type, complexity, structure or location, implementing risk management will increase the likelihood of the organisation achieving objectives, improve the organization’s ability to identify opportunities and threats, provide a reliable basis for informed decision making and planning and improve operational resilience.

    At DCU Business School we provide a range of master classes that will help you to:
    - Developed a sound understanding of the principles on which effective risk management, major incident management and business continuity management are based
    - Understand how effective risk management can contribute to the success of an organisation
    - Ensure systematic monitoring and review of all identified risks and the organisation’s risk environment
     

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    For more information please contact business.dcu@dcu.ie

  • Our entrepreneurship master classes provide an in-depth insight into new enterprise development, social entrepreneurship, small business finance as well as others. 

    For more information please contact business.dcu@dcu.ie

  • Informed by established business principles and best industry practice, our family business masterclasses will uncover the “know-how” of effective family business management and governance. Family business experts, with deep rooted industry knowledge, will guide you in areas such as succession planning, engaging the next generation, wealth management, family corporate governance and innovation in family business.

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    For more information please contact business.dcu@dcu.ie

  • We currently offer a number of master classes that provide an in-depth insight into topics such as financial markets, financial theory, international capital markets current investment themes as well as others.

    For more information please contact business.dcu@dcu.ie

  • Our financial accounting master classes provide an in-depth insight into financial accounting information in business decision making and financial report analysis for non-accountants.

    For more information please contact business.dcu@dcu.ie

  • The members of DCU's Leadership and Talent Institute conduct cutting edge research across the broad areas of work, organisational and psychology with a focus on leadership and talent issues. They also consult with leading national and international organisations, striving to be a key catalyst for positive change and prosperity by providing unconventional, unmatched and unforgettable opportunities for personal and professional growth for established and emerging businesses and community leaders.

    We currently offer a number of master classes in this area that focus on change management, organisational culture and performance, organisational learning and social networks.

    For more information please contact business.dcu@dcu.ie

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  • The heart of your business success lies in its marketing. Effective marketing increases the visibility of your brand, develops lasting relationships with your audience, improves brand awareness and recognition and creates loyalty and trust, with both your current customers and prospects.

    Our Digital Marketing masters classes will help you to:
    - Understand the rapidly evolving nature of the digital marketing ecosystem
    - Navigate the key tools and technologies for the various digital marketing channels
    - Develop a valuable content marketing programme
    - Understand the activities needed to develop a strong social media presence for your brand
    - Analyse and measure the success of your marketing campaigns

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    For more information please contact business.dcu@dcu.ie

  • Our sustainable energy finance master classes provide an in-depth insight intorenewablee energy financing, Emissions markets and trading and sustainable and responsible investment. 

    For more information please contact business.dcu@dcu.ie

  • We offer a number of strategic management master classes on topics such as business model canvas design, Blue Ocean strategy and supply chain management.

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    For more information please contact business.dcu@dcu.ie

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