Module code: LCBS5017
The Executive Company Project (ECP) offers an opportunity for students to gain experience working with a British or international organisation. For three months, students on the ECP will work to complete a research or practical project for the company which aligns with their area of study, allowing them to apply theoretical knowledge gained on the course and be able to link theory with real life practical issues and decisions. The ECP also allows students to engage with parties external to the University and assists in the development of skills relevant to future career enhancement.
The ECP may either be in the form of internship or a consultancy project that is given to either individual or groups of students. ECPs may be proposed by any kind of organisation, inculding companies of various sizes and not-for-profit organisations.
Preparation for the ECP will be provided in two modules: Enhancing Business, Management and Personal Skills (LBPG5013) and Work Professionalism Skills (LBPG5021). This project will be supported by a project supervisor.
Students will prepare a report in the form of a consultancy report, complete with an explanation of the problem they addressed in this project; the methods used and theories applied to analyse the problem, as well as the results of research undertaken and key recommendations for the organisation.
Additional Costs: No extra costs other than purchase of books
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