MSc Information Management
Information School, Faculty of Social Sciences
We are the UK’s leading centre for information, data and knowledge management research and teaching. Our forward-thinking courses are fully accredited by CILIP and will equip you with the knowledge and skills required by employers.
About the course
Course description 2017
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’ll acquire valuable transferable skills such as presentation and report writing. We can help develop your skills as an information leader.
If you’re an experienced professional, you could consider taking the Professional Enhancement Programme.
- Information and Knowledge Management
- Information Governance and Ethics
- Information Retrieval: Search Engines and Digital Libraries
- Information Systems in Organisations
- Research Methods and Dissertation Preparation
Examples of optional modules
- Database Design Information Systems Change Management
- Researching Social Media
- Digital Advocacy
- Business Intelligence
- Academic and Workplace, Library, Information and Knowledge Services
- Human Computer Information Interaction
- Archives and Records Management
- Information Systems Project Management
- E-Business and E-Commerce
- Information Literacy Research
- Content Management Systems
- 1 year full-time
- 2/3 years part-time
You’ll need at least a 2:2 in any subject.
English language requirements
Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.
Fees and funding
You can apply for postgraduate study using our Postgraduate Online Application Form. It is a quick and easy process.
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