University of Strathclyde

University of Strathclyde

Information Management

The course has been developed in close consultation with industry practitioners and professional bodies and is for students who are new to the subject as well as those who looking to enhance their existing levels of knowledge and gain a professional qualification. It also offers the opportunity to undertake an MSc with placement where you'll have the opportunity to work within an organisation to get hands-on practical experience. This course is delivered by the Department of Computer & Information Sciences. The department is an iSchool member, a partnership of the world's leading information science departments. Our staff are regular contributors to the leading international Information Science Index (ISI) ranked library and information science journals, and are directly engaged in professional practice.

Entry requirements

MSc: Minimum second class honours degree or international equivalent. You must have an English language minimum score of IELTS 6.0 (with no component below 5.5).

Course modules

Business Analysis; Machine Learning for Data Analytics; Information Systems Architecture; Database & Web Systems Development; Information Retrieval; Information Law; Big Data Technologies; Research Methods; Dissertation.

Assessment methods

Coursework assignments involve: Individual work; group projects; exams; practical work in computer laboratories. For the award of the MSc, you'll be required to complete an individual project under supervision. This should contain an element of original research.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2019 8,100 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2019 17,350 per Year 1 (International) 12 Months
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time September 2019 17,350 per Year 1 (International) 12 Months
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time September 2019 8,100 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 12 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Strathclyde G1 1XQ Scotland

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Admissions - Faculty of Science
Telephone number: 
01415483623