Management of Information Technology MSc

Coventry University
In Scarborough (Grossbritannien)

£ 6.930 - (8.229 )
zzgl. MwSt.

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Beschreibung


The MSc in Management of Information Technology focuses on the management of the development of information technology solutions. A major knowledge gap exists between managers in industrial; commercial and governmental organisations that need to run the business but are confused by the IT systems; and those who deliver working IT solutions but are not addressing the business needs. The course will provide students with the opportunity to engage with technical and intellectual challenges that will enhance their ability to evaluate and manage Information Technology.

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Voraussetzungen: "Entry Requirements An applicant for all programmes will normally be expected to possess at least one of the following: minimum of a second class honours degree in relevant subjects relevant professional qualification of an equivalent level lower qualification plus appropriate and relevant experience at a professional level satisfactory independent evidence of working for several years in a position commensurate with that of an honours degree graduate..."

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Wo und wann

Beginn Lage
Jan-2017
Sep-2017
Scarborough
Ashburn Rd, Scarborough, YO11 2JW, North Yorkshire, Grossbritannien
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Was lernen Sie in diesem Kurs?

Management
Leadership
IT Project Management
Global
Consulting
University
Project
systems
Technology
Management Development
Project Management
IT Development
IT Management
Skills and Training
Management
Management Development
Management
Management Development

Themenkreis

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— Coventry University (@covcampus) September 26, 2012 OVERVIEW

The MSc in Management of Information Technology focuses on the management of the development of information technology solutions. A major knowledge gap exists between managers in industrial, commercial and governmental organisations that need to run the business but are confused by the IT systems, and those who deliver working IT solutions but are not addressing the business needs.  The course will provide students with the opportunity to engage with technical and intellectual challenges that will enhance their ability to evaluate and manage Information Technology. 

WHY CHOOSE THIS COURSE?

A special feature of this Masters in Management of Information Technology is the introduction to PRINCE2 which is the de-facto process-based method for effective management of projects across the world.  This course will be suitable for students wishing to pursue careers such as; Management Consulting, Management, Leadership, Project Management in sectors such as; Consulting, IT/Technology, Telecoms, Aviation, Engineering and Manufacturing.

WHAT WILL I LEARN?

The course will provide a link between traditional, theoretical and topical skills in the management of information systems.  The course will provide the students with the opportunity to engage with technical and intellectual challenges that will enhance their ability to evaluate and manage information systems. Students on this course will also be studying modules such as IT Strategy, Innovation and Knowledge Management, Humanitarian ICT, IT Project Management, Decision Support Systems, Supply Chain & Logistics Economics, Ubiquitous Computing and Leadership Development.

The modules studied are:

  • IT Strategy
  • Innovation and Knowledge Management
  • Humanitarian Information and Communication Technologies
  • IT Project Management (With PRINCE2)
  • Decision Support Systems
  • Supply Chain & Logistics Economics
  • Ubiquitous Computing
  • Leadership Development
  • Project 

 For the award of MSc you must also complete the Masters Project. The project component, which is often undertaken with a company, involves practical application and development of some of the knowledge and skills acquired in the taught modules.

 


As part of this course you will study Global Professional Development, a beneficial new 10-credit module developed in partnership with the CMI. Explore this module's content and benefits here.

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