Sheffield University Management School

University of Sheffield

Information Systems Management

IT and information systems drive and control organisations. This course gives you a grounding in management practices and develops your skills so you can play a key role in the design, implementation and development of information systems.

You can apply to base your dissertation on a project which you would work on with an external organisation. Recent projects include working with a national company to develop a prescriptive method for qualifying risks and quantifying the value added by advanced service systems for process packaging equipment.

Entry requirements

English language requirement: an overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6 in all components

Course modules

Core modules: information systems modelling; information systems and the information society; managing people in organisations; operations and supply chain management; information systems project management; information systems change management; research methods and dissertation preparation; strategic management; dissertation. Optional modules (1 of the following): e-business and e-commerce; business intelligence; human computer interaction and user interface design; international business strategy.

Assessment methods

Individual assignments, group projects, end-of-semester examinations and a dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,250 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 19,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

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

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