City, University of London
This course focuses on the skills of information creation, organisation, retrieval and dissemination which are pivotal to the successful functioning of any organisation; the programme emphasises a strong mix of theory and practice and incorporates career skills for information management; it offers a comprehensive, integrated and systematic study of recorded information in all its manifestations.
Honours degree in any subject (minimum 2.1), or equivalent qualification, plus relevant work experience; some experience of information work is normally required.
Modules include: library and information science foundation; information resources and organisation; information management and policy; digital information technologies and architecture; research, evaluation and communication skills; information retrieval; information domains; libraries and publishing in the information society; information law and policy; independent study; web applications development; data visualisation.
Assessment on all components is usually by individual coursework assignment.
The programme is recognised by the Arts and Humanities Research Board as suitable for the award of Professional and Vocational Awards; limited number of informatics scholarships available for full-time overseas students.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 8,000 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 14,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 4,000 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 7,250 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Northampton Square||Islington||EC1V 0HB||South East|
020 7040 5060