Taught course

Information Systems Management

Institution
University of Salford · Salford Business School
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Normally a minimum 2:2 honours degree or equivalent or successful completion of the Graduate Certificate International Management. A wide range of professional qualifications are also accepted either in partial or complete fulfilment of entry requirements. Where a student has gained a recognised Honours degree but does not meet the normal entry qualification requirement, they may still be considered for entry if they can demonstrate relevant work experience of a minimum two years duration post study and acceptable level of responsibility.

Months of entry

January, November, September, July, June, March

Course content

3 good reasons to study Information Systems Management at Salford:

  • Developing critical thinking and employability skills in high demand from a range of employers
  • Put Information Systems theory into real practice with an exciting Business Innovation Project
  • Benefit from a course backed by cutting-edge research in Information Systems at Salford Business School

Course Summary

This course gives you an opportunity to develop a detailed understanding of the role of information systems and technology (IS/T) in businesses around the world, along with a critical awareness of current and emerging issues in this continually developing sector.

You will learn from our expert team and external guest speakers, renowned for their specialist knowledge. You will also enjoy the programme’s emphasis on debate, critique and interaction with other students and staff.

On completion of your course you will have the necessary skills to become an effective IS/T manager with strategically valuable capabilities in IS/T.

Suitable For:

This course is ideal if you want to develop your management skills and are a graduate with a degree in information technology, computer science or a related field, or if you have suitable IT work experience.

Applicant profile:

This course offers excellent scope if you are an aspiring or existing manager who wants to improve their career development opportunities. You will add significantly to your existing IS/T skills for business, and be able to apply this knowledge effectively in complex organisational settings.

Information for international students

Normally IELTS 6.5 with no individual element below 5.5, or equivalent recognised Secure English Language Test, (SELT). If the English language qualification is slightly below this level candidates may be able to take one of the many English courses available in the University.

Fees and funding

Fees 2015-16

Type of Study Fee Full-time £6,995 Part-time £1,295 per 30 credits Full-time International MSc £11,995; PgDip £8,195; PgCert £4,195 Full-time PgDip £4,695 Full-time PgCert £2,495

Fees 2016-17

Type of Study Fee Full-time £7,500 Part-time £1,250 per 30 credits Full-time International £13,300, part-time £2,217 per 30 credits Full-time PgDip £5,000 Full-time PgCert £2,500

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries
Email
enquiries@salford.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)161 295 4545
Fax
+44 (0)161 295 4646