Masters Degree in Information Systems in Africa

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Master-level studies involve specialized study in a field of research or an area of professional practice. Earning a master’s degree demonstrates a higher level of mastery of the subject. Earning a master’s degree can take anywhere from a year to three or four years. Before you can graduate, you usually must write and defend a thesis, a long paper that is the culmination of your specialized research.

Information systems is a field of study that teaches students the most important elements of both business and computer science to prepare them for a field in several industries, including those with large mega-corporations, private market analyst positions and even important government jobs.

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IT Management Master: Information Systems Engineering And Networks

Institut Africain de Management
Campus Full time February 2017 Senegal Dakar

Train officials and experts, heads of beginners project by project management (EOM) and project management (MOA) in the fields of design and administration of information systems, with knowledge and the skills to make strategic decisions in the company or organization and exercising their functions in a multinational environment: The specialty focuses on the areas of design and administration systems Information in relation to the decision support (advanced database and business intelligence). [+]

Masters in Information Systems in Africa 2017. Train officials and experts, heads of beginners project by project management (EOM) and project management (MOA) in the fields of design and administration of information systems, with knowledge and the skills to make strategic decisions in the company or organization and exercising their functions in a multinational environment: The specialty focuses on the areas of design and administration systems Information in relation to the decision support (advanced database and business intelligence). CONDITIONS OF ADMISSION • IT Licence • Application form • Admission Interview LANGUAGES • English students will be able to master the concepts and methods for the design and administration of information systems within IT and mathematics of decision applied to management. Double student management computer skills should enable them to provide expertise and accountability functions relating to the identification of needs, the development and administration of IS, project management and implementation of a project. Students will be able to develop the following qualities: sense of responsibility, ability to work in coaching multicultural teams and decision-making analytical rigor, openness. [-]

Master In Business Intelligence

Institut Africain de Management
Campus Full time February 2017 Senegal Dakar

The Master in Business Intelligence aims to train specialists in Business Intelligence (BI) with a business orientation. [+]

The Master in Business Intelligence aims to train specialists in Business Intelligence (BI) with a business orientation. Two objectives are targeted: BI: implementation of information systems help the decision Data analyst: quantitative methods and decision-making with a focus on mathematical modeling and quantitative management. CONDITIONS OF ADMISSION • IT Licence • Application form • Admission Interview LANGUAGES • English students will be able to master the concepts and methods for the design and administration of information systems within IT and mathematics of decision applied to management. Double student management computer skills should enable them to provide expertise and accountability functions relating to the identification of needs, the development and administration of IS, project management and implementation of a project. Students will be able to develop the following qualities: sense of responsibility, ability to work in coaching multicultural teams and decision-making analytical rigor, openness. [-]

Master in Systems and Software Engineering (MSSE)

Mediterranean School of Business (MSB)
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Tunisia Tunis

MedTech offers a Master in Systems and Software Engineering (MSSE) which combines a solid training in software engineering with systems engineering concepts and techniques. Guided by professors who are both recognized researchers and industry experts, the MSSE is a challenging curriculum offering the option to... [+]

Masters in Information Systems in Africa 2017. MedTech offers a Master in Systems and Software Engineering (MSSE) which combines a solid training in software engineering with systems engineering concepts and techniques. Guided by professors who are both recognized researchers and industry experts, the MSSE is a challenging curriculum offering the option to specialize in the important areas of: Data Analytics & Business Intelligence (Big Data) Mobile Software Engineering Financial System Engineering Data Analytics & Business Intelligence (Big Data) The convergence of structured and unstructured Data from various sources (Websites, Social Networks, E-commerce, Mobile devices) gives rise to massive data repositories which can be exploited to: Grow market share, personalize marketing, introduce innovative products. Detect trends and anticipate changes. Optimize operations, detect fraud and enhance security. The Master program in DABI provides you with the knowledge of recent advances, tools, techniques, and best practices in the field of data analytics and business intelligence (Big Data). Mobile Software Engineering This specialization focuses on concepts and techniques essential to the development and management of mobile applications and services. Mobile computing is on the rise which leads to a substantial demand for mobile technology experts. Financial System Engineering This specialization offers a combined training in the principles of banking and finance with a solid training in the information and data management technologies and techniques underlying banking operations and financial services. [-]

Master of Information Systems Security Management

American University of Nigeria
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years March 2017 Nigeria Yola + 1 more

Energize your career with a leading graduate professional program – earn a Master of Information Systems Security Management from Concordia University College of Alberta (Canada) working in collaboration with the American University of Nigeria Concordia University College of Alberta has been offering information systems security programs since 2000. Many graduates from Master of Information Systems Security... [+]

Master of Information Systems Security Management Energize your career with a leading graduate professional program – earn a Master of Information Systems Security Management from Concordia University College of Alberta (Canada) working in collaboration with the American University of Nigeria Concordia University College of Alberta has been offering information systems security programs since 2000. Many graduates from Master of Information Systems Security Management (MISSM) have gone on to very successful careers in government, industry and consulting. The American University of Nigeria collaboration provides a flexible and cost-effective bridge to this world leading MISSM program. MISSM is 60 credit hours in total with a research component of 18 credit hours. The students will do 8 modules (24 credits hours) at AUN over two semesters and 6 modules (18 credit hours) plus 18 credit hours of research at Concordia University in Canada. The credit hours gained at AUN will be transferred to Concordia based on their result. The degree will be issued by Concordia University. CURRICULUM: (Up to 2 years of studies in Nigeria and Canada) Phase I: American University of Nigeria TCP/IP Security Research Methods I Management Accounting Systems Development and Project Management Security Policies, Standards, and Management Disaster Recovery and Planning Risk Management and Analysis Organizational Behavior Operating Systems Security Phase II: Concordia University College of Alberta Securing E-Commerce Infrastructure Advanced Network Security Cryptography and Secure Network Communications Firewall Fundamentals Digital Forensics Information Technology Law and Ethics Financial Accounting Research Methods II Practicum Based Research Project or Research in Subject Area Entry Requirements The principal entry requirement for Higher Degree Courses in the School of Information Technology & Computing is a minimum of second class lower division degree or equivalent. [-]