Commercial Business Dynamics 15 Credits at SCQF level 11

Commercial Business Dynamics [SUM401]

1. Overview

An overall understanding of the UK and international oil and gas and emerging renewable sectors including market landscape, legislative framework, contractual arrangements and associated risks and behavioural shifts

2. What you will study

  • Upstream oil and gas sector
  • Emerging Renewable sector
  • Energy markets and decommissioning
  • Industry culture and legislative framework
  • Commercial structure
  • Business philosophy ad commercial realities
  • Major risks in energy projects
  • Behavioural shifts associated with fluctuating oil and gas prices

3. How you will learn

Learning will take place through the University virtual campus with a mix of online lectures, tutorials and self guided study. Each topic with the Module will have a number of self required and obligatory activities aimed at emphasising the learning. Your also required to contribute to number of discussion forums on particular subject matter and case studies.

4. Entry requirements

A good honours degree and/or previous experience.

5. How to apply

For general enquiries please call 01224 262180 or email pdenquiry@rgu.ac.uk

To apply for the course, complete the Professional Development @RGU Application Form

6. Prospects

At the end of this module you will have a broad knowledge and understanding of the energy and renewable sectors. You could progress to other modules within the commercial practice course to gain additional credits towards the full MSc. This will give you the qualification to work within the energy sector as commercial manager and other fields with the energy sector.

7. Assessment

The module will be assessed by one main piece of coursework and a number of specified activities.

8. Fees and Payment Options

The fee for this course is £970

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15 Credits at SCQF level 11
Start date
September
Course length
15 weeks including delivery and assessment
Mode of Attendance
Online distance learning
Academic school
Scott Sutherland School of Architecture & Built Environment
Accredited By
RICS

Robert Gordon University, Garthdee House, Garthdee Road, Aberdeen, AB10 7QB, Scotland, UK: a Scottish charity, registration No. SC013781