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Digital Leadership MicroMasters Program

edX - online learning platform

Pre-Master Online
42 days
Duration
1995 USD/full
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About

The Digital Leadership MicroMasters offered by EdX in collaboration with Boston University – Bux is an online short course that prepares you to become a successful business leader who can make effective use of the latest digital technologies. 

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

Digital leaders are in high demand as business increasingly relies on digital technologies. These leaders are tech savvy, data driven and are able to inspire teams to engage in rapid experimentation that drives transformation and business outcomes.

Given the scale of digital disruptions, the skills and perspectives of digital leaders are now required in every industry and job function: from operations to HR; accounting to product development; marketing to strategy.

In this Digital Leadership MicroMasters Program at Boston University - BUx, you will develop the knowledge and capabilities to lead organizational change and transformation. You will gain hands on experience in understanding and articulating:

  • Strategies to drive and transform your business in the digital economy;
  • How to drive business value through experimentation;
  • Development of platform based strategies for growth;
  • Negotiation and management of digital transformation projects;
  • Effective people and team management strategies;

Job Outlook

  • Average salary for leadership positions in the IT industry is $101,020. (SOURCE: Burning Glass)
  • Immediate career opportunities include: Project Managers, Team Leads, Program Managers, First time managers, Mid-career professionals, Process Leads, Entrepreneurs
  • Longer term career prospects include roles such as Director for Business Development, Customer Experience, HR, Operations, Business Strategist, etc.

Programme Structure

What You'll Learn:

  • Develop an experimental capability to drive business outcomes
  • Harness data to improve business decisions
  • Lead people and teams in dynamic environments
  • Transform your business model to succeed within digital disruptions
  • Develop platform based strategies for growth and innovation

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 42 days
    • 4 hrs/week

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

8 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1995 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1995 USD for the full programme and a duration of 42 days.
  • National

    1995 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1995 USD for the full programme and a duration of 42 days.

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Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Digital Leadership MicroMasters Program
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