University of Reading

University of Reading

Business Technology Consulting

The MSc Business Technology Consulting programme provides theoretical knowledge, practical methodologies and techniques via case studies and tutorials that will enable you to specify and design technology solutions for business managers and organisations. The practical emphasis of our courses has been recognised by BCS (The Chartered Institute for IT), and stems from our research-informed and practice-orientated approach to information management, integrating business strategy and technology solutions. You will learn about informatics, business systems, processes and architecture necessary to understand the digital business environment. You will also develop analysis, problem solving, teamwork and leadership skills necessary for creating effective business solutions. By using practical technology consulting frameworks and methods throughout the programme, you will prepare to embark on a digital business technology consulting career. A one week residential course at our beautiful Greenlands campus in Henley-on-Thames will enable you to experience our world-class executive training environment with other business executives and consultants. A 10-12 week consulting project will allow you to apply your knowledge to real-life cases in a structured and systematic manner, with many projects involving work with and for consulting organisations. **Careers** The MSc Business Technology Consulting programme provides the foundations for a career in technology and management consultancy as well as the skills and behaviours necessary for analysing and solving the type of business and technology problems encountered by all major businesses. Our graduates are pragmatic problem solvers able to bridge the gap between business and technology, who are often highly sought after by industry. Many of our graduates join consultancies or businesses as analysts, solution architects or project leaders. Many of our alumni have been recruited by management consultancies or analytical and consulting units of major businesses. **Modules** - Digital leadership - Business architecture - Business technology consulting - Business informatics - Business domain and requirements analysis

Entry requirements

MSc: You are normally required to have a good second class (2.2) or above honours degree (or equivalent from a university outside the UK) in an information-rich discipline - for example computer science, engineering, biology or health. Some business experience is an advantage. IELTS: 6.5 overall with no element less than 5.5 (or equivalent).

Course modules

* Digital leadership * Business architecture * Business technology consulting * Business informatics * Business domain and requirements analysis

Assessment methods

Consulting Project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2019 19,500 per Whole course (International) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2019 12,250 per Whole course (Wales) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2019 12,250 per Whole course (Scotland) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2019 12,250 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2019 12,250 per Whole course (England) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2019 12,250 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2019 12,250 per Whole course (EU) 12 Months
MSc Part-time September 2019 19,500 per Whole course (International) 36 Months
MSc Part-time September 2019 12,250 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 36 Months
MSc Part-time September 2019 12,250 per Whole course (EU) 36 Months
MSc Part-time September 2019 12,250 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 36 Months
MSc Part-time September 2019 12,250 per Whole course (England) 36 Months
MSc Part-time September 2019 12,250 per Whole course (Scotland) 36 Months
MSc Part-time September 2019 12,250 per Whole course (Wales) 36 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Henley Business School RG9 3AU South East

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