Aberystwyth University

Aberystwyth University

Digital Information Services

The programme is designed to train you in the enhanced skills required for managing the transfer of electronic information within and between organisations and individuals. The Masters in Digital Information Services will address the theoretical and the practical - you will study managerial and strategic issues as well as the technical and practical aspects of digital library services and management. You will graduate with the skills and experience to handle information for any size of organisation, be it national, governmental or international. As well as instructing you in subjects essential to a digital information professional - such as information architecture, literacy and management - your tutors will encourage you to work creatively and independently on your chosen areas of study. You will be pushed to innovate and approach your research topics with positivity, so that you can enhance the culture of your workplace through every possible means. In addition to subject-specific skills and knowledge, you will have the opportunity to undertake personal development and develop a set of widely-applicable professional skills to help you in any workplace - information-related or otherwise. On completion of this course your general employability will be greatly enhanced to give you the best possible chance of successful entry into your chosen career path.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,600 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,250 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,600 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,600 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,600 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,800 per Year 1 (Scotland) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,800 per Year 1 (Wales) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,800 per Year 1 (England) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,625 per Year 1 (International) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Penglais Campus Aberystwyth SY23 3AR Wales

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Key information

Contact: 
Department of Information Studies
Telephone number: 
01970 622188