MSc in Information Systems Management
“It was far more practical than a campus-based course. I could study anywhere and at any time. For me I found that I could squeeze in a few minutes here and there and that it all added up.”
MSc in Information Technology
The University of Liverpool’s online MSc in Information Technology is a comprehensive, advanced qualification for IT professionals looking to move ahead in their career. This BCS-accredited 100% online masters programme will engage you with the latest trends, thinking and best practice in computer science, empowering you to manage and lead teams within demanding IT environments globally.
Through a highly interactive learning experience, you will develop your expertise in designing, developing and implementing IT systems and solutions, covering subjects from computer structures and networks to programming the internet.
By the time you graduate, you will have developed sophisticated problem solving skills that allow you to creatively meet the demands and challenges of a broad range of IT issues, enabling you to confidently take the next step in your career.
The University of Liverpool is first in the UK for world-leading and internationally excellent IT research with 97% of its computer science research rating as world-leading or internationally excellent in terms of originality, significance and rigour (Research Excellence Framework 2014). The University’s Department of Computer Science has close links to an impressive range of industry partners to develop cutting edge technologies.
This programme is accredited by BCS, the Chartered Institute for IT. A benchmark of excellence in IT, accreditation gives you the assurance that the degree meets the requirements set by an independent specialist agency. Some employers recruit preferentially from accredited degrees, and an accredited degree is likely to be recognised by countries that are signatories to international accords. An accredited degree also entitles you to professional membership of BCS, which is an important part of the criteria for achieving Chartered IT Professional (CITP) status through the Institute.
The University of Liverpool is ranked in the top 1% of universities worldwide and is a member of the UK’s prestigious Russell Group of 24 research-led universities which includes the universities of Oxford and Cambridge.
Big data and the search for MH370
Professor of Autonomous Systems, Simon Maskell was involved in the hunt for MH370, the Malaysian Airlines plane that went missing shortly after take-off on March 8, 2014. In this episode he studies the critical role human judgement plays within the development and control of autonomous systems.
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