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Computing in Information Systems Processes, M.Sc.

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  • 12 months
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The MSc in Computing in Information Systems Processes combines the human, the organisational, and the technological to provide a broad perspective of modern information systems and their development. The human aspects of the programme explore issues such as human-computer interaction, psychology, computer ethics, and systems development in the human-centred tradition.

About

The organisational aspects consider successful business processes and how these can be supported through information infrastructures such as supply-chain management systems. Finally, the technological aspects look to trends in information systems development, such as emerging methodologies, software development, and technological systems. The programme also includes a research project and dissertation, thus allowing students to investigate an individual area of personal interest.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Psychology of Computer-Mediated Work

  • Human Computer Interaction and Usability 

  • Emerging Systems Development Paradigms

  • Business Process Analysis and Design

  • Design Patterns.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    90 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

  • An honours degree in Computing, Information Systems, Information Technology or equivalent.

  • Alternatively an honours degree in Business Studies or Engineering where there is a strong computing component will also be acceptable.

  • The number of places available on the course will be limited to a maximum of 20 in the first year.  Therefore an interview process may be required in the student selection procedure.

  • There is a prerequisite that a student successfully completes a bridging module in Systems Analysis and Design if they have not taken an equivalent module already. This module in an intensive introduction to object oriented analysis and design techniques.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    9250 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    4950 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4950 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for Waterford

  • 670 - 1050 EUR/month
    Living Costs

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