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Masters in Information Management & Digital Business – Digital Health and Data Analytics

University of Reading

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Course options

  • Qualification

    MSc - Master of Science

  • Location

    Henley Business School

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    20-SEP-21

  • Duration

    12 months

Course summary

Overview

This Masters programme will prepare you to solve practical problems in digital health and advanced data analytics.

Commercial focus

You will benefit from our established network as we work closely with NHS, local governments and integrated care system (ICS). Also, commercial organisations both in the UK and internationally, which will provide you placements opportunities, practical projects, and work experience.

This pathway in the MSc Information Management & Digital Business programme, will provide advanced analytics and AI knowledge. It will enable your understandings of the role of data and analytics in decision making, organisation management and policy shaping. You’ll be prepared for technologist and analyst role. Also, for senior roles in healthcare organisations and enterprises in UK and globally.

How we assess you

You will learn and be assessed through a wide variety of teaching methods which vary depending on your chosen Masters programme. These include online materials and multimedia content, guest lectures, individual and group assignments, case studies, field visits, dealing room simulations, presentations, applied projects, consultancy work and examinations.

On average in class tests form between 15 - 25% of the assessed work. The remaining comes from coursework, including a written dissertation or project depending on your chosen programme.

Continuing your career

The MSc Information Management and Digital Business programme will give you a rigorous academic understanding of real-life and contemporary business issues. Through this pathway, you will be equipped with current knowledge on digital health and data analytics. You’ll gain practical experience of working with organisations based in the UK and internationally, who are keen to support master’s projects. This includes an established network of NHS, local government, policy makers and commercial organisations (e.g. health digital solution suppliers). These experiences will equip you to work in a variety of roles in those organisations dealing with healthcare data. Several our students join our PhD programmes each year.

Application deadline

01 August 2021

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 18,900per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

University of Reading

  • University League Table

    39th

  • Campus address

    University of Reading, Whiteknights House, PO Box 217, Reading, Wokingham, RG6 6AH, England

The University of Reading is an international community with more than 23,000 students from around 160 countries.
Reading is a lively town just 22 minutes from London Paddington by train, and 45 minutes from Heathrow Airport by coach. Windsor and Oxford are also close by.
Reading supports undergraduate, master's and doctoral students to maintain, improve and develop their academic English.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    29th out of 123

    59th out of 110 3

  • Entry standards

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    130 59%

    48th

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  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    85 85%

    13th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.92 78%

    81st

    7
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    / Max 236
    128 53%

    58th

    15
  • Graduate prospects

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    81 81%

    57th

    1
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.64 73%

    104th

    6

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