Information & Communication Technology Management - MSc/PgD/PgC
This programme explores how information and communication technologies may be managed, and how they may serve the purposes of management.
The programme has nine taught modules:
Four foundational 10 credit modules:
Technology Project Management
Technology Legal Issues
Team Software Development Project
Four specialist 20 credit modules:
End User Computing Risk Management
Information Security Management
Plus one option from other MSc programmes in the department
In addition one 20 credit module 'Research Methods for Technology Projects' is undertaken in preparation for the self-managed element.
120 credits from these may result in the award of PgD; 60 credits from these may result in the award of PgC. The MSc requires all nine modules and completion of a 40 credit dissertation.
This programme explores how information and communication technologies may be managed, and how they may serve the purposes of management. Graduates have gained employment as: ICT managers, project mangers and consultants; business and systems analysts; teachers and lecturers.
Applicants should have one of the following:
An Honours degree at least 2:2 or its equivalent in a relevant area e.g. Information Systems or Business Studies with a substantive technology element
Five years relevant work experience
Applicants from other backgrounds will be considered on an individual basis
School: Cardiff School of Management
MSc: minimum one year full-time or two years part-time
PgD: minimum two years part-time
PgC: minimum one year part-time
Assessment is by coursework, including written assignments and presentations, and examination.
How to Apply:
Applications for this course should be made direct to the university. For further information please visit our How to Apply pages at www.cardiffmet.ac.uk/howtoapply
Selection for this course is through an application form and where necessary an interview.