University of Greenwich

University of Greenwich

Management of Business Information Technology

**Study Management of Business Information Technology and learn how to manage a software project, monitor the project's progress and outcomes.** This programme teaches students the skills required to manage a software project by producing criteria to monitor the project's progress and measure outcomes. Students learn how to formulate requirements for a business system and are given an underpinning in the nature of software development and its inherent complexity. The programme also covers system modelling and user interface and database design. Students learn to develop a system from determining its requirements and graphic user interface to database implementation. This programme is of particular interest to those with a first degree in business or with business experience. Students are given an understanding of the information technologies upon which e-commerce is built and how these technologies provide us with new ways of organising and managing business. On successful completion of this programme, students should be proficient in the development of Internet, web and database technologies. They should also have the project management skills required for IT consultancy and strategic decision making. Through our short course centre, the opportunity may also be provided to study for the Microsoft Technology Associate Exams. **Professional recognition** This degree is accredited by the British Computer Society (BCS). This programme has the following accreditation: partial CITP. Your programme can therefore lead to partial exemption of the BCS Chartered IT Professional (CITP) status.

Entry requirements

MSc: A good first degree in any discipline. * Potential applicants who have substantial commercial or industrial experience but who lack formal qualifications should seek an interview with the programme leader.

Course modules

**Year 1** Students are required to study the following compulsory courses. * PG Project (CIS) (60 credits) * Systems Design and Development (15 credits) * Data Modelling (15 credits) * Project Management (15 credits) * Web and Intranet Content Management (15 credits) * Essential Professional and Academic Skills for Masters Students * Academic English for Postgraduates (Computing/Maths) Students are required to choose 30 credits from this list of options. * Cyber Security (15 credits) * Managing IT Security and Risk (15 credits) * User Centred Web Engineering (15 credits) * Strategic IT (15 credits) Students are required to choose 30 credits from this list of options. * System Modelling (15 credits) * Audit and Security (15 credits) * User Experience Design (15 credits) * Organisational Awareness and Outsourcing (15 credits)

Assessment methods

Students are assessed through examinations, coursework and a project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2019 8,250 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 8,250 per Whole course (England) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 8,250 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 8,250 per Whole course (EU) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 13,500 per Whole course (International) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 8,250 per Whole course (Wales) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 8,250 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 8,250 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 8,250 per Whole course (England) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 8,250 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 8,250 per Whole course (EU) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 8,250 per Whole course (Wales) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 8,250 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 13,500 per Whole course (International) 2 Years
MSc Full-time January 2020 8,250 per Whole course (England) 1 Years
MSc Full-time January 2020 8,250 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 1 Years
MSc Full-time January 2020 13,500 per Whole course (International) 1 Years
MSc Full-time January 2020 8,250 per Whole course (EU) 1 Years
MSc Full-time January 2020 8,250 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time January 2020 8,250 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time January 2020 8,250 per Whole course (Wales) 1 Years
MSc Part-time January 2020 8,250 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 Years
MSc Part-time January 2020 8,250 per Whole course (EU) 2 Years
MSc Part-time January 2020 8,250 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 Years
MSc Part-time January 2020 8,250 per Whole course (Wales) 2 Years
MSc Part-time January 2020 13,500 per Whole course (International) 2 Years
MSc Part-time January 2020 8,250 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 2 Years
MSc Part-time January 2020 8,250 per Whole course (England) 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Greenwich Maritime Campus SE10 9LS London

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Key information

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Computing Information Systems