|Study location||United Kingdom, Sheffield|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 year|
|Tuition fee||To be confirmed|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
Minimum 2:1 or an approved professional qualification
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
IELTS: 7.0 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component
At least 2 reference(s) must be provided.
These should be supplied and signed by academic staff at institutions where you have studied previously. They must be presented on the official letter-headed paper of the relevant institution. If you have been out of education for the last two years, you can send one academic reference plus one from your current employer if you wish.
Sheffield is a world-leader in information systems. Our research on health informatics, e-business, digital technology and social media influences the way businesses, governments and individuals interact.
IT and information systems drive and control organisations. If your approach isn’t dynamic, responsive and adaptable, you won’t survive. But understanding the technology isn’t enough.
Organisations are looking for developers who also understand management practice. Professionals who understand how information systems can change the structure and processes of a business.
This course delivers, giving you a grounding in management practices and developing 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.
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
One of the following:
E-Business and E-Commerce
Human Computer Interaction and User Interface Design
International Business Strategy
Group work for collaborative learning
Web-based discussion groups