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MScInformation Management

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sheffield.ac.uk/..formation-management-msc 

Overview

This CILIP-accredited course focuses on the theoretical and practical skills you need for a career in information management.

The aim is to make you into the kind of person employers are looking for: information literate with the technical know-how to develop, design and manage information systems.

You will acquire valuable transferable skills such as presentation and report writing. We can help develop your skills as an information leader.

The course is research-led, which means that you’ll learn about the latest concepts from academics who work with organisations to drive developments in this field.

Alongside the theory and technical skills, you’ll develop some valuable attributes including effective communication, application of research methods and creative problem solving.

If you’re an experienced professional, you could consider taking the MA/PGDip/PGCert (Professional Enhancement Programme) Information Management.

Programme structure

Core modules

Dissertation
Information and Knowledge Management
Information Governance and Ethics
Information Retrieval: Search Engines and Digital Libraries
Information Systems in Organisations
Research Methods and Dissertation Preparation

Optional modules

These include:
Designing Usable Websites
Information Systems Modelling
Information Systems Project Management
E-Business and E-Commerce
Information Literacy Research
Content Management Systems

Teaching

Lectures
Seminars
Tutorials
Practical laboratory classes
Group work
Online discussion
Case studies
Lectures by visiting speakers

Assessment

Essays
Reports
Small projects
In-class tests
Presentations
Posters
Group work
Research-based dissertation

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Studies commence
Sep 20, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States