This course provides a wide range of theoretical and practical opportunities for graduates from a variety of disciplines. It is suitable for those who wish to develop professional and technical competence in the field of information technology. It also deals with current issues relating to information security and the management of IT systems in a business organisation.
WHY CHOOSE THIS COURSE?
By choosing to study at Coventry, you will benefit from:
-The development of a firm understanding of the role of information technology in strategic management
-The ability to understand the potential and limitations of IT in business
-A knowledge of IT's affect on resources in any organisation
-Access to forums enabling students to interact with one another and work together as virtual groups
WHAT WILL I LEARN?
The modules in the programme include a range of important topics relating to the development and management of information technology systems used in business organisations. The modules studied are:
-Global Professional Development
-Advanced Database Systems
-Internet Systems Development
-IS/IT strategy and project management
-Research Methods in Computing
-E-Commerce and Business Continuity
HOW WILL THIS COURSE ENHANCE MY CAREER PROSPECTS?
This course is suitable for those who wish to develop professional and technical competence in the field of information technology. It prepares you for careers in the management of IT systems in a business organisation.
GLOBAL LEADERS PROGRAMME
To prepare students for the challenges of the global employment market and to strengthen and develop their broader personal and professional skills Coventry University
has developed a unique Global Leaders Programme.
The objectives of the programme, in which postgraduate and eligible undergraduate students can participate, is to provide practical career workshops and enable participants to experience different business cultures.
To enter the course you need to have one of the following: a good honours degree or an equivalent qualification; a relevant professional qualification of equivalent standard e.g. BCS Professional Graduate Diploma, CEng, CIM Diploma; a lower qualification plus appropriate and relevant experience at a professional level.