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Online Masters of Science in Project Management - Information Technology (IT) specialization
The MSc in Project Management with a specialised track in Information Technology uses real world contemporary information systems applications to provide students with both a theoretical framework for successful management of modern Information Systems/Information Technology (IS/IT) projects and the tools and techniques for implementation.
The online Msc program provides delegates with a firm understanding of contemporary concepts in IS/IT including technology development cycles, architecture awareness, package implementation and IS/IT project life cycle phases. The program addresses key aspects of IS/ IT project management, including management of virtual teams in globally distributed (onshore/ offshore) environments, risks, ethics and sustainability issues and management of multiple stakeholder requirements.
The online Msc in Project Management with IT will enhance student's soft skills in negotiating and managing change in complex, culturally diverse business environments. All online MSc in Project Management programmes are covered by the University of Liverpool Management School’s AACSB Accreditation.
PMI Registered Education Provider
University of Liverpool has been reviewed and approved as a provider of project management training by the Project Management Institute (PMI). As a PMI Registered Education Provider (R.E.P.), University of Liverpool has agreed to abide by PMI-established quality assurance criteria.
Application and Admission Requirements
Prior to taking this Online MSc in Project Management from The University of Liverpool Online, the following are required:
- Bachelor’s degree equivalent to UK Honours degree.
- English equivalent to minimum of IETS test level 6.5 overall.
- TOEFL 580 paper based test / 88 Internet based test / TEEP 6.5
- 2 years of relevant work experience.
Please note for the Information Technology MSc in Project Management, The University of Liverpool Online also evaluates applicants on an individual basis.
An MSc in Project Management specialising in Information Technology is an examination of the elementary economic patterns of the IT industry.
MSc in Project Management programme structure:
The Online Information Technology MSc in Project Management consists of six core modules cover core subjects such as Planning and Budgeting, Execution and Control, Contracts and Procurement, and Sustainability. You will then specialise by studying:
Managing Successful IS/IT Projects
Aim: To provide a framework for leadership and delivery of IS/IT projects that support business success.
Tools and Techniques for Successful IS/IT Projects
Aim: To introduce the tools, techniques and skills required to apply success strategies to contemporary IS/IT project management.
Crucially, you will also be introduced to areas such as Organisational and Behavioural Management. An understanding of organisations, people and cultures is crucial in the today’s multicultural workplace, and essential to successful project management.
You will complete your qualification with an original dissertation. You should graduate with the knowledge and expertise necessary to carry out project management design, planning, execution and delivery on time and on budget.
Moreover, you will have a thorough grounding across a variety of project management methodologies. This will open up flexible career structures in senior executive management within the Information Technology environment.
Expenses / Tuition Fees
For tuition fee information, please contact The University of Liverpool here.
University of Liverpool
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