Science & Technology Cluster

MASTER OF SCIENCE IN INFORMATION (IM770) COURSEWORK

Synopsis


 

This is an integrated program designed for candidates who are interested in enhancing their careers in various aspects of Information Management. The main aim of the program is to offer specialized and advanced professional training and education in an area focusing on information handling, information systems and information dissemination, in order to ensure effective contributions to organizations and society.

 

Entry Requirement


 

  • Bachelor of Science (Hons.) from UiTM in a related and appropriate area of specialization with minimum CGPA of 2.75; OR
  • Bachelor's degree or its equivalent from other recognized universities approved by UiTM with minimum CGPA of 2.75.
      

English Requirement (MUET/IELTS/TOEFL/CEFR/TOEIC/BULATS)


 

  • Malaysian University English Test (MUET) Band 3
  • IELTS Band 5
  • TOEFL: Internet Based Test (IBT: 35 - 45) ; Computer Based Test (CBT: 107 - 131) ; Paper Based Test (417 - 450)
  • CEFR: B1
  • TOEIC: 356 - 440
  • BULATS: 40 - 59

 

Courses


 

Semester 1

  • Epistemology of Information Management
  • Management of Information & Knowledge Resources  
  • Information and Leadership Development
  • Information Storage and Retrieval System

 

Semester 2

  • Information Management in Organization
  • Online Information Services
  • Research Methods for Information Professionals
  • Fundamentals of Knowledge Management
  • Electives
    • Application of Digital Technologies
    • Knowledge Management Strategies & Tools
    • User Needs and User Studies
    • Measurement and Evaluation in Libraries
    • Information Industry and Information Entrepreneurship

 

Semester 3

  • Application of Digital Technologies          
  • Project Management for Information Works     
  • System Analysis and Design for Information Management          
  • Research Project in Information Management
  • Electives
    • Fundamentals of Knowledge Management
    • Knowledge Management Strategies & Tools
    • User Needs and User Studies
    • Measurement and Evaluation in Libraries
    • Information Industry and Information Entrepreneurship