Taught course

Business Information Systems

Institution
Royal Holloway, University of London · School of Management
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

UK Lower Second Class Honours degree (2:2) or equivalent. A background in business and management and/or computer science is preferred Other qualifications and relevant work experience will be assessed individually. Consideration will also be given to relevant professional qualifications and/or work experience IELTS & TOEFL scores for non-native English speaking applicants

Months of entry

September

Course content

The innovative Business Information Systems course provides you with sound, theoretically informed and relevant knowledge of modern information and communications technology and its use in key business and organisational settings. This course open to those who have not studied management or technology based qualifications previously.

The course has been designed to:

  • Respond to the increasing need for greater understanding of the role advanced technology plays in the workplace and at home.
  • Addresses the need for senior managers to understand and appreciate the strategic value of technology as a source of competitive advantage, both nationally and internationally.
  • Directly relevant to current business sectors and technology. To support this the School of Management is part of the SAP University Alliance and as such students will have access to SAP software to enahance learning and employability.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations35
Written coursework / continuous assessment35
Dissertation30 (12000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Tony Sullivan
Email
tony.sullivan@royalholloway.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1784 414036