King's College London

Course Introduction

This programme provides an advanced level of theoretical knowledge and practical training to equip students to create, curate, and manage the digital information and media assets of organisations across the public and private sectors. Students develop core understanding and competencies focused on international best practice and skills to deal with the challenges of digital information and knowledge management.

Course Modules

Modules include: Digital preservation technologies; information ethics and legal aspects; research methods; digital preservation; digital libraries; knowledge representation; digital asset management systems and architectures; metadata in theory and practice; digital publishing; crowds and clouds'digital ecosystems of information; management for digital content industries; advanced text technologies; structured data; material culture of the book: digital models; material culture of art history and archaeology; digital visualization; digital asset management in the workplace.

Course Additional Entry

An Honours degree (2.1 or above) or an overseas equivalent in library and information science or a related discipline; applicants with qualifications in other fields are welcome.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
2 years
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £16,250  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £7,900  Academic year. First year home fees