The BA/BSc (Hons) in Information Technology Management is focused on how information technology helps to support the operation and growth of modern organisations. The course will help you to build up the vital transferable skills you’ll need to succeed in an exciting and challenging range of IT careers. The course is very much focused on the business applications of IT and how this technology can impact upon and improve business processes. You’ll learn about managing and controlling computing projects, acquiring IT services and more general skills related to business management.
Demand is high for graduates with exceptional IT management skills who can solve problems, manage projects and apply their expertise in a technological environment.
BA/BSc (Hons) Information Technology Management has been newly designed to equip graduates with key skills in technical aspects of computing such as networking, programming and databases along with key business and project management skills while developing your problem solving and communication skills.
The aim of the Information Technology Management course is to provide a route to employment at management level within companies and organisations that have a dependency on information systems. The course focuses on the problem-solving skills and techniques needed to provide computer-based solutions to practical problems. You’ll be taught how to develop and communicate technological solutions, manage systems operations, improve and evaluate products, provide customer support, and facilitate technology transfer in both the public and private sectors. You’ll also learn to apply ethical judgments and critical thinking to assess the impact of information technology on contemporary social, political, and economic issues.
Information technology managers, plan, coordinate and direct enterprise-wide computer-related activities. They help determine the information technology goals of an organisation and are responsible for implementing computer systems to meet those goals. Whether the firm you work for is public or private, large or small, the IT management degree will prepare you to find and define systems to meet your company’s tech needs.
This course has been specifically designed to address industry demand, delivering work ready graduates with the skills and professionalism that employers are looking for.
Offering an insight into the IT sector, this degree will give you an in-depth understanding of technology and the ways in which it can be used to transform organisations.
Course Length: 3 years / 4 years including Foundation year;
Start dates: January / May / September