University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Information Management (professional enhancement programme)

This course aims to produce graduates who are information-literate with the technical know-how to design and manage information services. Students will also develop valuable transferable skills such as project management and effective, ethical research. Guest lecturers come from What Analytics, HSBC, Folksy, Premex, Intranet Focus and other companies.

Course modules

Core modules: information and knowledge management; research methods and dissertation preparation; dissertation. Optional modules include: e-business and e-commerce; content management systems; digital multimedia libraries; information systems change management; researching social media; business intelligence.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by essays, reports, small projects, presentations, posters, group work and a research-based dissertation.

Sponsorship information

You may be eligible for a competitive studentship under the AHRC's Professional Preparation Masters scheme.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 - 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2017 - 2 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time September 2017 - 9 Months
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time September 2017 - 18 Months
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Full-time September 2017 - 6 Months
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Part-time September 2017 - 12 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site S10 2TN Yorkshire and the Humber

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