London Metropolitan University

London Metropolitan University

Information Technology (Distance Learning)

A career-focused, up-to-date exploration of information technology, training you in the fundamentals and new development of information technology systems. It can also prepare you for industry-recognised Oracle professional certification. The course aims to develop a good understanding and knowledge of current and emerging information technology and computer technologies. The course aims to equip you with a combination of relevant technical skills and client-facing awareness in preparation for, or in enhancement of, a career within the information technology industry. The distance learning delivery mode offers significant flexibility whereby all teaching and learning materials are provided in the most advanced virtual learning environment. You can obtain an engaging and rewarding study experience with regular guidance, on-going support and timely feedback throughout their course from experienced academic tutors. A variety of online facilities are available for interaction between both students and tutors, as well as among other students.

Entry requirements

You will be required to have a lower second class honours degree in a computing-related subject, or a pre-master's in computing and technology. Graduates without a computing degree will need evidence of considerable computer-based experience or a substantial element of computer studies within a different qualification. All applicants must be able to demonstrate proficiency in the English language.

Course modules

Year 1 modules include Communication Technologies for IT, Database Systems with Professional Certificate, IT Security Management, MSc Project, Mobile Application Design and Development, Research and Development, and Software Project Management.

Assessment methods

All assessments are completed via staged coursework with a built-in oral presentation/viva where appropriate using teleconference facility.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Distance learning (full-time) September 2016 GBP 5,445 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 1 years
MSc Distance learning (full-time) September 2016 GBP 5,445 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
MSc Distance learning (full-time) September 2016 GBP 5,445 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc Distance learning (full-time) September 2016 GBP 5,445 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MSc Distance learning (full-time) September 2016 GBP 5,445 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Distance learning (full-time) September 2016 GBP 5,445 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Distance learning (full-time) September 2016 GBP 5,445 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 605 per Credit (Channel Islands) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 605 per Credit (EU) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 605 per Credit (England) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 605 per Credit (International) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 605 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 605 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 605 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
MSc Distance learning (full-time) January 2017 GBP 5,445 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MSc Distance learning (full-time) January 2017 GBP 5,445 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 1 years
MSc Distance learning (full-time) January 2017 GBP 5,445 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
MSc Distance learning (full-time) January 2017 GBP 5,445 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc Distance learning (full-time) January 2017 GBP 5,445 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MSc Distance learning (full-time) January 2017 GBP 5,445 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Distance learning (full-time) January 2017 GBP 5,445 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Distance learning January 2017 GBP 605 per Credit (England) 2 years
MSc Distance learning January 2017 GBP 605 per Credit (International) 2 years
MSc Distance learning January 2017 GBP 605 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Distance learning January 2017 GBP 605 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Distance learning January 2017 GBP 605 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
MSc Distance learning January 2017 GBP 605 per Credit (Channel Islands) 2 years
MSc Distance learning January 2017 GBP 605 per Credit (EU) 2 years
MSc Distance learning (full-time) September 2017 GBP 5,445 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MSc Distance learning (full-time) September 2017 GBP 5,445 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 1 years
MSc Distance learning (full-time) September 2017 GBP 5,445 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
MSc Distance learning (full-time) September 2017 GBP 5,445 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc Distance learning (full-time) September 2017 GBP 5,445 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MSc Distance learning (full-time) September 2017 GBP 5,445 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Distance learning (full-time) September 2017 GBP 5,445 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Distance learning September 2017 GBP 605 per Credit (International) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2017 GBP 605 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2017 GBP 605 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2017 GBP 605 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2017 GBP 605 per Credit (Channel Islands) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2017 GBP 605 per Credit (EU) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2017 GBP 605 per Credit (England) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Holloway Islington N7 8DB South East

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Key information

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Postgraduate Admissions
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020 7133 4202