Northumbria University

Northumbria University

Business Information Systems Management

This course covers managing and leading the development of major information systems and or e-business systems resources. The subjects studied in the programme are based on the large body of up-to-date research and practitioner knowledge and experience of the staff in the school. The curriculum includes the study of traditional and contemporary approaches to information systems and knowledge management in the business context; PRINCE2 project management; security systems management; business agility; business creativity including the management of change, e-business systems development and deployment, research methods and consultancy skills practice.

Entry requirements

A 2.2 Honours degree, or above, in a subject in the general areas of computing and/or information systems, business studies with information technology (IT) or engineering with computing and/or IT content. English language requirements are IELTS 6.5, TOEFL (575 paper-based, 90 internet-based).

Course modules

Modules include: Master's dissertation; systems security management; information systems and knowledge management in the business context; PRINCE2 for practitioners; business agility and creativity; BIT consultancy project; research and project management; integrated enterprise systems with ERP.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,450 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,450 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,450 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,450 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8ST North East

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0191 227 4453