City University London

Course Introduction

The course aims to develop: understanding of the characteristics of information systems, their management and technology, and their effective utilisation within organisations; skills in evaluating and applying appropriate methods and technologies for representing, managing and disseminating information; skills in contributing to information system implementation using sound principles; an appreciation of the necessary legal, ethical and professional values appropriate to the provision of information services.

Course Modules

Modules include: databases; information and knowledge management; information architecture; research, methods and professional issues plus optional modules.

Course Additional Entry

A 2nd class Honours degree from a UK university, or a recognised equivalent from an accredited overseas institution or an equivalent professional qualification; some work experience, preferably in an area related to the programme; part'time applicants should be employed in information systems or technology work; 5 years' relevant experience may be taken in lieu of a degree.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £15,000  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £7,250  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £4,500  Academic year. First year home fees