Taught course

Information Technology

University of the West of Scotland · School of Computing

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Entry requirements

You are expected to have an Honours degree from an area other than IT or computing. Alternatively, a modest academic background in IT and computing, or equivalent professional qualification and experience, would also be considered for entry.

If you have a background in any of the following subjects then then we encourage you to apply:

  • business
  • social sciences
  • health sciences
  • engineering
  • applied sciences
  • arts
  • sports science

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Our MSc in Information Technology course is ideal if you have a degree in a subject other than IT or computing and would like to develop much sought after business-relevant IT knowledge and skills.

While a MSc Information Technology student, you will examine:

  • issues
  • trends
  • current practices
  • technological alternatives

Our course will equip you with up-to-date technological and business skills, and specialist knowledge to assist your employer in designing and/or implementing appropriate, IT driven solutions in ways that address the needs of modern business organisations.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

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