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Faculty Website: College of Business and Economics
Department: Department of Applied Information Systems
Programme Level: Postgraduate
Programme Name: MCom Information Technology Management (Research)
Programme Code: MCO010
Medium of Facilitation: part-time, Full-Time
NQF Level: 9
NQF Credits: 180
The purpose of this qualification is to develop the applied competence of the student on an advanced (executive) level in the mastering, analysis, interpretation and understanding of IT Management principles and methods. Through a Masters dissertation, the student will show evidence of scientific research and the ability to reflect thereon in the holistic context of IT Management. The programme will assist in the continuing professional development of experience and senior managers and leaders will be enhanced for both South African delegates and, increasingly, promote the development of IT Management skills for students and executive delegates within both local and international context.
A BCom Honours (e.g., Information Systems, IT Management, Informatics) degree or equivalent degree (PGDip) on NQF level 8 with an average of at least 65% for the honours degree. Applicants are required to have an Information Systems, IT Management, Informatics or similar focus in their NQF level 8 qualification/s.
The Departmental Higher Degrees Committee reserves the right to assess application appeals and provide guidance pertaining to the matter.
Applications must be supported with a CV and proposal. Information about potential supervisors and research topics are available at https://www.uj.ac.za/faculties/cbe/Applied-Information-Systems/Pages/Research.aspx