On this course you'll learn everything you need to know about the management of information systems and related software and equipment in a business context, including computer programming, systems analysis and software development.
Once you graduate, you'll have all the tools you need for a career as an information systems specialist, whether in an IT company, the IT department of a larger organisation or in local government.
On this course, you'll:
- Apply what you learn to real-life practical problems, in collaboration with local and global organisations
- Study the key themes in the field, like Information Systems Management and Development, Interaction in Computer Systems and Web Development
- Design and develop your own software, hardware, or network system as part of your final project
- Access over 250 servers in our £1 million network laboratory, featuring the latest computer networks and communication systems
- Use our excellent resources, including multi-platform network suites, pervasive computing lab for high-performance computing, usability lab with eye-tracking equipment, and forensics lab
- Be supported by qualified and enthusiastic staff, who are experts in the field and experienced in research
- Make use of our Tutor Centre and Maths Cafe to iron out any tricky computing, maths or stats problems
- Have 24/7 access to the extensive facilities in our university library, including books, ejournals and newspapers
All organisations rely on information systems for their business processes, and you'll graduate from this course with skills and knowledge that will give you the edge in this competitive arena.
You can pursue a career in the computing industry, or use computing as an additional skill to support a career in a different sector. You might choose to further your research studies with a PhD, and eventually become a university lecturer or researcher.
Career opportunities include:
- Computer programmer
- Systems analyst
- Software developer
- Web developer
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
- Computer Management and Networking
- Database Management
- Managing Information Systems
- Masters Engineering Project
- Masters Study Project
- Systems Analysis for Business
- User Experince Design
- Web Product Development and Management
- 12 months
- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
DisciplinesInformatics & Information Sciences Computer Sciences View 650 other Masters in Computer Sciences in United Kingdom
- A second-class honours degree in a relevant subject, including Computer Sciences, Business or Social Sciences, or equivalent professional experience and/or qualifications.
Living costs for Portsmouth
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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