Timetable and Joining Instructions

The Chester Business Masters is an intensive, one year full-time course which commences in September of each year and finishes the following August.

You will receive your online enrolment instructions and a welcome pack with all the requisite information after 16th August. Please ensure that you enrol as soon as possible. You must be enrolled prior to commencing the ECDL on 15th September.

Timetable for September 2014 - August 2015


15th  -  17th Sep 2014

Learning Space, Library, Main Campus

9.30-4.15 (11.30 on Wed)

Fast track ECDL computer skills for students without the ECDL certificate (taught in the following order - 2, 3, 7, 4, 5, 6, 1)

  • Module 1: IT Security for Users
  • Module 2: Using the Computer and Managing Files/IT User Fundamentals
  • Module 3: Word Processing
  • Module 4: Spreadsheets
  • Module 5: Databases
  • Module 6: Presentations
  • Module 7: Web Browsing and Communication/Using the Internet and Email

24th Sep - 26th Sep 2014


September 24th, 9.30am - 1.00pm Induction, CBA107 Bache

September 24th, 2.00pm - 3.00pm LIS Induction Library, Main Campus

September 25th & 26th, 9.30am - 5.00pm Self Review, CBA107 Bache

3rd Oct & 10th Oct 2014


October 3rd 9.30am - 5.00pm Organisational Environment, CBA107 Bache

October 10th 9.30am - 5.00pm Organisational Environment, CBA107 Bache

13th Oct - 15th Oct 2014

Main Campus, Binks CBK301

October 13th 10.00am –  4.00pm PRINCE 2

October 14th 10.00am – 1:00pm Analytics

October 14th 2:00pm – 5:00pm Digital Marketing & Apps

October 15th 10.00am -14:00pm Apps2, Social Media & Employability

October - December 2014

October 20th - Placement One commences for 20 weeks

November 13th & 14th - Skills & Approaches for Work Based Learning CBA009 and CBA107 Bache

November 14th - Self Review Hand In

November 21st - Organisational Environment Hand In

January 2015

Jan 23rd - Skills & Approaches Hand In

March - April 2015


March 13th - Placement One ends 

March 19th & 20th - Presentation and hand in of first consultancy project, CBA107 Bache

March 27th & April 24th - Designing Practitioner Research module, CBA107 Bache

April 13th - Placement Two commences 

May - August 2015

June 30th - Designing Practitioner Research module hand in

Aug 28th - Placement Two ends

Aug 29th - Completion and submission of second consultancy project to company

2nd  December 2015

Final Submission Date for second Triple NELM