TITLE

IMS Education & Qualifications

PUB. DATE
August 1994
SOURCE
Management Services;Aug1994, Vol. 38 Issue 8, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article focuses on the agenda of the Institute of Management Services in Great Britain for 1994 including information on various courses offered and examinations conducted. The institute provides qualification courses for certificate and diploma in the Great Britain and overseas. In place of the old certification, it introduces a competence based-certificate program. Eight tests are required, of which six are compulsory, with two streams available giving a choice of either clerical or industrial tests. Four optional tests are offered from which any two may be chosen. Apart from this, the two year diploma program is still being provided. There is an alternative programme of studies for the Management Services Diploma which is a two stage course. The IMS MBA Program is available for full and part-time delegates and utilizes a full distance learning program. The article also informs about the developments in progress by the IMS. As a part of efficient allocation of the resources to endeavors of upholding, developing and sustaining their qualification, the education department is now staffed by Doreen Jarvis, examinations administrator, and Geoff Yeomans, education development project manager.
ACCESSION #
12299883

 

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