Manchester Metropolitan University
Information and Data Management
Recognised and approved by the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (CILIP), this course prepares graduates of all disciplines for a career in the modern information society. Your study will focus on the design and evaluation of web data and information-based systems and services, and on the use and analysis of data and information in evidence, in research and as an asset in the management of organisations. You may undertake a placement, which we will help you to source, in information units, libraries and other relevant centres, including large corporations, local government, the National Health Service, financial and legal services. This will provide networking opportunities within the library, information and media industries.
MSc: You will normally have an undergraduate UK honours degree (or international equivalent) in any discipline. Overseas applicants will require IELTS with an overall score of 6.5 with no less than 5.5 in any category, or an equivalent accepted English qualification. MSc: You will normally have an undergraduate UK honours degree (or international equivalent) in any discipline.
Modules include: Core units: Data science and research methods; Managing knowledge and digital assets; Text and data technologies; Interactive search and interface design; Digital rights; Dissertation. Option units (indicative and subject to change year on year): Applied programming; Digital living; E-learning; Information organisation and search.
This course is assessed through coursework, including a dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2018||-||1 Years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2018||-||3 Years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2019||-||1 Years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2019||-||3 Years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||M15 6BH||North West|
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