The University of Sheffield
**This course is accredited by CILIP**
This CILIP-accredited course will prepare you for a career in the private or the public sector. It's run in partnership with the Department of Computer Science so you can specialise in either a technical computing route or an organisational and information-focused route.
You'll acquire valuable transferable skills such as presentation and report writing. We can help develop your skills as an information systems leader.
If you have little or no relevant work experience, the standard course is for you. If you're more experienced, you should take the Professional Enhancement Programme.
Professional Enhancement Programme
The Professional Enhancement Programme is designed for experienced professionals. The emphasis is on helping you re-evaluate the way you work in the context of new and emerging ideas.
As an experienced professional, you'll take fewer core modules than students who are starting from scratch. This leaves you free to choose more optional modules, so you can focus on what's most relevant to you in your job.
Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information.
MSc: You'll need at least a 2:1 in any subject.
Relevant work experience is an advantage but we'll give consideration to candidates without experience.
If you don't have a first degree, but you have other qualifications and relevant work experience, you may be able to take the PGDip or PGCert.
English language requirements: Overall IELTS grade of 6.5, with a minimum of 6.0 in each component.
You'll be assessed using a wide variety of methods including essays, reports, small projects, in-class tests, presentations, posters, group work and a research-based dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Fee locale||Course duration|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2019||3 Years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2019||1 Years|
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