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Information Systems and Operations Management MSc

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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Information Management Operations Management Business Information Systems

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This course explores the decisions made to tackle management problems in business, industry and the public sector, with a focus on the creative potential of information technology for innovation and change. This course will suit students if they have qualitative and quantitative skills and are a graduate in management, computer science, engineering or a related discipline and want to pursue a career in operations management. Students will also need an ability to analyse problems in a structured way. The Business School, across all three campuses (UK, China and Malaysia), is EQUIS accredited by the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD) - one of the world's leading accrediting bodies for business schools. As a postgraduate student in Nottingham University Business School students will have access to our specialist in-house postgraduate careers team to help them develop their career management skills and explore their career options. Through a combination of students academic studies and the careers support on offer they will be in an excellent position to enhance their career prospects.

Different course options

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP

Modules

The module covers the following: Fundamentals IS concepts: definitions and typology; Historical context, including the evolution of the internet; Why IT matters to the modern business; Key technologies; Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Enterprise Systems (ERP), the Cloud, Knowledge Management; Digital Business Models; Big Data Analytics; Digital Business Ecosystems; Law and IT; and Technology adoption. This module belongs to semester one.
Dissertation - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£11,475

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course

£18,945

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Applicants need 2.1 (or international equivalent) in a business, engineering or science-related discipline. Other requirements: Personal statement and a list of modules being studied in the final year (for applicants who have not yet completed their undergraduate degree).

Department profile

If you are a graduate looking forward to become a skilled and reflective global citizen, manager or leader, then Nottingham University Business School is your right choice. Nottingham University Business School is an international leader in finance and management education and a research pioneer in entrepreneurship, innovation and sustainability. We offer top-notch postgraduate degree programmes, which help students to be more comprehensive,...more

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