University of Chester
This course is designed to meet the increasing need, in both the private and public sectors, for managers who have an understanding of computing and computer systems.
Lower 2nd class Honours degree, or equivalent professional experience; this does not need to be in a computer-related discipline as long as candidates can show appropriate experience in the use of standard personal computer applications; for full-time study, some programming experience is required.
Modules include: Research dissertation; research methods 1; professional and academic standards and issues; research methods; information systems management and strategy; project management; creative programming and problem solving; usability and interactive systems; I.S. for professionals in education: managing ICT resources; I.S. for professionals in education: ICT for teaching and learning strategies; usability and interactive systems; data communication and network management; data warehousing and multi-dimensional databases; knowledge management; applied intelligent systems; e-business, fulfillment and logistics; the technology of e-business; usability and interactive systems; cloud computing.
All assessment is done by coursework (i.e. there are no examinations); for some modules this takes the form of a major written or practical assignment, to be submitted at the end of the module; for others, the assessment is divided into 2 or more smaller assignments with staged hand-ins, and continuous feedback where appropriate.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 4,140 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 11,700 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 7,800 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 460 per Credit point (home fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Parkgate Road Campus||Chester||CH1 4BJ||North West|