Bournemouth University

Bournemouth University

Enterprise Information Systems

This course equips students with the technical skills required to function as an effective software system analyst, designer, manager or developer; the course is ideal for recent computing or engineering graduates and software systems engineering professionals who wish to update or expand their knowledge in large-scale complex software systems engineering; it is highly practical where students complement the theory learned in lectures by practical work, ranging from requirements engineering though to advanced object-oriented analysis and design, global software development and data mining; the practical units are supported by research, innovation and entrepreneurial topics. An enterprise information system is generally any kind of computing system that offers a quality service dealing with large volumes of data, supporting operations and processes such as accounting, finance, human resources, inventory control, manufacturing, marketing, sales, distribution, and resource planning. Advanced enterprise information systems provide linkages with other internal enterprise information systems as well as with customers, business partners, and suppliers. This course degree will give you the capability to define, design and deploy robust and secure information system architectures for businesses. You will learn about the latest developments in the field, and how these insights can be used to achieve a company�s general strategy or even drive the strategy. Special attention is paid to the design of new types of organisations and virtual cooperation enabled through the Internet.

Entry requirements

Minimum of a lower 2nd class Honours degree or equivalent.

Course modules

Modules include: Enterprise information systems; business intelligence; mobile, wireless and pervasive technology; process oriented requirements engineering; web systems; research methods and professional issues; research project; optional industrial placement.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 5,500 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 12,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 5,500 per Academic year (EU fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Talbot Campus Poole BH12 5BB South West

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