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Developed by the LSE this programme provides the understanding and skills necessary for modern managers to utilise the power of information and communication technologies (ICT) for innovation and performance improvement in their organisations. Key areas of knowledge gain is organisational and social aspects of digital technologies in organisations, use of digital technology, services and infrastructures to innovate the performance of their organisations, while avoiding the inherent risks, how to develop and implement digital technology, services and infrastructures in organisations and how to analyse the role and the impact of digital technology, services and infrastructures on markets, and in contemporary organisations. Additionally, how organisations use and exploit digital technology, services and infrastructures; You will gain a comprehensive grounding in the application of digital technologies.

 

Graduate Diploma STRUCTURE

Three compulsory courses

IS2182 Innovating digital systems and services

IS2184 Information systems management

IS3159 Research project in information systems

 

One course chosen from:

IS1181 Digital infrastructures for business

IS3167 Management and innovation of e-business

IS3183 Management and social media

 

Programme Intensity

Programme Duration –  1 year

 

Programme Intensity

Programme Duration –  1 year

 

Duration Description

1-5 years (Graduate Diploma)

 

Language

English

 

Entry requirement for a Graduate Diploma

Acceptable Bachelor’s Degree Level 6
Acceptable Master’s Degree Level 7
HND or Graduate Certification Level 5 or 6

 

Programme intensity indicators for a Graduate Diploma

Students need to ensure that they are sufficiently qualified to undertake the programme of their choice, given that some of the material covered within the programmes require subject specific knowledge. For ease of reference programmes have been categorised in to three groups.

 

Level Requirement Programme
Standard Requires only the general standard of an undergraduate degree or equivalent Digital Innovation
Standard + Familiarity of specific core subjects at the standard of first-year undergraduate required Business Analytics
Technical* Strong background in mathematics/statistics beyond A/L’s required Data Science

 

FAQ’s

What is a Graduate Diploma?

Graduate Diplomas are bachelor’s, or undergraduate level qualifications that have been specifically designed for graduates who would like an additional bachelor’s level qualification but do not want to commit to a full second degree.

What is the value add in following a Graduate Diploma?

Graduate Diploma’s are highly valued by students who want to acquire a university level education in a subject that is unrelated to their first degree, either to enhance employment prospects or proceed to a postgraduate or other advanced qualification.

What is the duration of a Graduate Diploma?

Graduate Diploma programmes are designed so that they can be completed and examined in a single year of full time study

1-5 years (Graduate Diploma)

 

Language

English

 

Programme intensity indicators for a Graduate Diploma

Students need to ensure that they are sufficiently qualified to undertake the programme of their choice, given that some of the material covered within the programmes require subject specific knowledge. For ease of reference programmes have been categorised in to three groups.

 

Level Requirement Programme
Standard Requires only the general standard of an undergraduate degree or equivalent Digital Innovation
Standard + Familiarity of specific core subjects at the standard of first-year undergraduate required Business Analytics
Technical* Strong background in mathematics/statistics beyond A/L’s required Data Science

 

FAQ’s

What is a Graduate Diploma?

Graduate Diplomas are bachelor’s, or undergraduate level qualifications that have been specifically designed for graduates who would like an additional bachelor’s level qualification but do not want to commit to a full second degree.

What is the value add in following a Graduate Diploma?

Graduate Diploma’s are highly valued by students who want to acquire a university level education in a subject that is unrelated to their first degree, either to enhance employment prospects or proceed to a postgraduate or other advanced qualification.

What is the duration of a Graduate Diploma?

Graduate Diploma programmes are designed so that they can be completed and examined in a single year of full time study

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