Taught course

Management of Information Technology

Institution
Coventry University · Faculty of Engineering and Computing
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

To enter the course you need to have one of the following: A good honours degree or an equivalent qualification A relevant professional qualification of equivalent standard eg, BCS Professional Graduate Diploma, CEng, CIM Diploma An unclassified degree plus at least two years further study or professional experience Applicants whose first language is not English must have a minimum IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 600 or equivalent.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

OVERVIEW

This course is designed to equip graduates of any discipline with the knowledge and skills needed for a career in the rapidly expanding field of information technology.

You will develop an understanding of information systems and database systems, the technology available to support management decision-making, the role of the internet and communications technology, and the issues facing IT managers in small, medium and large organisations.

WHY CHOOSE THIS COURSE?

Forums are available for students on each course module to interact with one another and work together as virtual groups.

Lecture notes, case studies and key information is provided through our intranet and electronic learning support environment.

WHAT WILL I LEARN?

This Masters in Management of Information Technology we will prepare you for a career in modern business. As well as compulsory modules you will also be able to choose from a variety of other modules to tailor your course for your specific requirements and interests.

The modules studied are:

  • Masters project;
  • study skills and research methods;
  • enterprise systems;
  • IS/IT procurement;
  • decision support systems;
  • IT strategy;
  • business simulation;
  • human research management;
  • project management;
  • knowledge management.

Information for international students

Please contact our International/EU Office:
Telephone: +44(0)24 7615 2152
www.coventry.ac.uk/iocontactus

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24-36 months
full time
12 months

PGDip

full time
8 months
part time
16 months

PGCert

part time
8 months
full time
4 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations17
Written coursework / continuous assessment50
Professional practice33
Dissertation (12000 words)

Course contact details

Name
UK - Recruitment and Admissions Office
Email
UKPostgraduate@coventry.ac.uk
Phone
+44(0)24 7765 4321
Fax
+44 (0)24 7688 8609