Taught course

Information Technology Management

Institution
Cardiff Metropolitan University · Cardiff School of Management
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Applicants should have one of the following: An Honours degree at least 2:2 or its equivalent in a relevant area e.g. Information Systems or Business Studies with a substantive technology element Five years relevant work experience Applicants from other backgrounds will be considered on an individual basis

Months of entry

October, February

Course content

This programme explores how information and communication technologies may be managed, and how they may serve the purposes of management. Graduates of this programme will have knowledge of contemporary Information communications technology management issues and state of the art solutions and management strategies.

The programme has nine taught modules:

Four foundational 10 credit modules:

  • Technology Adoption
  • Technology Project Management
  • Technology Legal Issues
  • Team Software Development Project


Four specialist 20 credit modules:

  • Business Analysis
  • End User Computing Risk Management
  • Information Security Management
  • Plus one option from other MSc programmes in the department


In addition one 20 credit module 'Research Methods for Technology Projects' is undertaken in preparation for the self-managed element.

120 credits from these may result in the award of PgD; 60 credits from these may result in the award of PgC. The MSc requires all nine modules and completion of a 40 credit dissertation.

Modules are delivered through lectures, tutorials, practical workshops and invited speakers.

Information for international students

www.cardiffmet.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

www.cardiffmet.ac.uk/scholarships
www.cardiffmet.ac.uk/fees

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Steve Marsh
Email
askadmissions@cardiffmet.ac.uk
Phone
+ 44 (0)29 2041 7155