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MSc

Information Technology Management

Full-time Computing

Learn to apply business and management knowledge to information technology issues and challenges.


Everything you need to know...

What is the fee? Home/EU: £6,590 for the course †
International: £13,250 for the course
How long will I study? 1 year/18 Months
Where will I study? City Campus
When do I start? September, November, January

Course summary

  • Gain rounded knowledge with a mix of IT training and management theory.
  • Apply your skills on a course angled toward real-world scenarios.
  • Acquire important academic and professional skills for the modern industry.
  • Graduate as a competent, capable and employable IT management specialist.
  • Learn to develop, design and manage IT systems and technologies.

This course allows you to get ahead in this ever-changing and expanding field. We help you to think about technology and the ways it can be effectively implemented, with cutting-edge facilities and expert tutelage. You'll graduate ready for an exciting position in the IT industry.

Student view

The skills and experience Daniel learns on the MSc IT Management course will prove invaluable to his future career.

How you learn

On a flexible course of 12-36 months, you'll explore how IT supports business, and how business can improve through IT. With a mixture of practical and theoretical studies, you'll gain advanced knowledge and solid grounding for your future career; the course doesn't teach either pure computer science, business or theory - each module focusses on the real-world applicability of its teaching.

You learn through

  • our academic team
  • written coursework
  • projects
  • presentations
  • access to the latest learning materials via the learning centre
  • use of our virtual learning environment, Blackboard
  • wide-ranging learning technologies

Course leaders and tutors

Terrence Keefe
Terrence Keefe
Senior Lecturer in Information Systems

Terrence is a senior lecturer at Sheffield Hallam, teaching IT Project Management, Professional Ethics, Business Analysis and Strategy


Future careers

This course prepares you for a career in

  • project management
  • business
  • data
  • research analysts
  • software development
  • digital marketing roles

Where will I study?

You study at City Campus

City Campus

City Campus is located in the heart of Sheffield, within minutes of the train and bus stations.

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Location

Howard Street
Sheffield
S1 1WB

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Adsetts Library is located on our City Campus. It's open 24 hours a day, every day.

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Equipment and facilities

On this course you work with

  • modern IT equipment, labs and software

Entry requirements

UK students

Normally you need

• a good honours degree which includes significant aspects of IT, typically 2.2 or above, from a UK university or equivalent from overseas university

We will also consider applicants do not meet these academic criteria but who have several years' experience in expert, managerial or senior IT roles. You may also be able to claim credit points which can reduce the amount of time it takes to complete your qualification at Sheffield Hallam. Find out more

Overseas applicants from countries whose first language is not English must normally produce evidence of competence in English. An IELTS score of 6.0 with 5.5 in all skills (or equivalent) is the standard for non-native speakers of English. If your English language skill is currently below an IELTS score of 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in all skills we recommend you consider a Sheffield Hallam University Pre-sessional English course which will enable you to achieve an equivalent English level.

EU and International students

If you are an International or non-UK European student, you can find out more about the country specific qualifications we accept on our international qualifications page.


Modules

Year 1

Compulsory modules
Module Credits Assessment
Module: Dissertation For Professional Msc Credits: 45.00 Assessment: Coursework:
&:nbsp; 100%
Module: Enterprise Systems Credits: 15.00 Assessment: Coursework:
&:nbsp; 100%
Module: Industrial Expertise Credits: 15.00 Assessment: Coursework:
&:nbsp; 100%
Module: It Infrastructure Decisions Credits: 15.00 Assessment: Coursework:
&:nbsp; 100%
Module: It Project Management Credits: 15.00 Assessment: Coursework:
&:nbsp; 100%
Module: Logical Database Development Credits: 15.00 Assessment: Coursework:
&:nbsp; 100%
Module: Organisational Dynamics Credits: 15.00 Assessment: Coursework:
Exam:
&:nbsp; 30%
70%
Module: Research Skills And Principles Credits: 15.00 Assessment: Coursework:
&:nbsp; 100%
Module: Successful Information Systems Credits: 15.00 Assessment: Coursework:
&:nbsp; 100%
Module: Web Application Design And Modelling Credits: 15.00 Assessment: Coursework:
&:nbsp; 100%

Fees and funding

Home/EU students

Our tuition fee for UK/EU students starting full-time study in 2018/19 is £6,590 for the course.

† If your course is studied over more than one academic year then your tuition fees may increase in subsequent years in line with inflation and/or Government regulations. More information can be found in our terms and conditions under student fees regulations.

International students

Our tuition fee for international students starting full-time study in 2018/19 is £13,250 for the course.

We offer a range of scholarships and awards for international students. Find out more.

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Additional course costs

This link allows you to view estimated costs associated with the main activities on specific courses. These are estimates and, as such, are only an indication of additional course costs. Actual costs can vary greatly depending on the choices you make during your course.

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Legal information

Any offer of a place to study is subject to your acceptance of the University’s Terms and Conditions and Student Regulations.

 

How do I apply?

You apply for this course via our online application form.

If you require an alternate version of the application form, please email directadmissions@shu.ac.uk.

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Why not come to our next open day? Open days are the perfect place to talk to staff and students, visit our campuses and get all the information you need. Alternatively, feel free to ask us a question.

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