Extended Project: An opportunity to complete a significant piece of self-managed research in an area that interests you. Your assessment will be a 30,000 word project, and this can be structured as a single extended project or two smaller independent projects. There will be a two-day workshop, one at the beginning of the course to help you identify a suitable project and get started; the second part way through the course to help you design and undertake your data collection.A supervisor will guide you through your project.
Programme specifications provide definitive records of the University's taught degrees in line with Quality Assurance Agency requirements. Every taught course leading to a BU Award has a programme specification which describes its aims, structure, content and learning outcomes, plus the teaching, learning and assessment methods used.
Download the programme specification for MSc Professional Development (Loss Adjusting).
Whilst every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of the programme specification, the information is liable to change to take advantage of exciting new approaches to teaching and learning as well as developments in industry. If you have been unable to locate the programme specification for the course you are interested in, it will be available as soon as the latest version is ready. Alternatively please contact us for assistance.
Full entry requirements
Background and experience
To complete this course, you need to be a Chartered Institute of Loss Adjusters (CILA) Associate or Fellow Member.
International entry requirements
If English is not your first language, you will need to provide evidence that you can understand English to a satisfactory level. English language requirements for this course are normally:
- IELTS (Academic) 6.0 with minimum 5.5 in each component or equivalent.
View further information about our English language requirements.
A number of pre-sessional English and preparatory programmes are offered through our partner institution, Bournemouth University International College, and will get you ready for study at BU at the appropriate level.
You can also find further details of the international qualifications we accept, and what level of study they apply to, on our postgraduate entry requirements page.