City, University of London
This programme is for students with a first degree or equivalent in any discipline, who have an interest in information communication, and who would like to start or develop a career in information management. It is also suitable for professionals wishing to update their knowledge and skills within the discipline. Information Science is a broad discipline, and it appeals to curious students who enjoy analysing, understanding, communicating and sharing information, and who like working with information architecture and technologies.
Core modules: Library and Information Science Foundation (15 credits); Digital Information Technologies and Architecture (15 credits); Information Organisation (15 credits); Information Retrieval (15 credits); Information Management and Policy (15 credits); Research Methods and Communication (15 credits); Information Resources and Documentation (15 credits). Elective modules: Libraries and Publishing in the Information Society (15 credits); Information law and policy (15 credits); Independent study (15 credits); Web applications development (15 credits); Data Visualisation (15 credits).
Assessment on all components is usually by individual coursework assignment. The course involves study of 7 core modules and 1 elective module, plus a dissertation.
UK/EU applicants - Computer Science Scholarships of £2,000. International Student Scholarships of £2,000. City, University of London Graduate Loyalty Discount of £2,500. Hyams Bursary: A bursary of £3,500 is available for one MSc Information Science student. The Alex McVitty Memorial Award: The Memorial Award provides financial assistance of £1,500 towards living expenses.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2018||GBP 9,000 per Whole course (Home/EU)||1 Years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2018||GBP 15,000 per Whole course (International)||1 Years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2018||GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Home/EU)||2 Years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2018||GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (International)||2 Years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Northampton Square||EC1V 0HB||London|
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