Taught course

Information Technology Management

Cardiff Metropolitan University · Cardiff School of Management

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


Fees and funding


Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Steve Marsh
+ 44 (0)29 2041 7155