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An MA or Master of Arts degree is obtained by students after completing a one- to two-year program studying History, English or other fine arts or humanities subjects. MA studies are most often a mix of research and coursework.

The incorporation of technology into modern society has often been the cause of political and philosophical debate. The main concern is whether technology truly helps or harms humanity. Some argue that overuse of technology is harmful to the environment, while others believe it is a necessary facet of human development.

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Master of Arts in International Management - IT Management Specialization

New European College
Campus 4 semesters February 2018 Germany Munich

IT Management experts are equipped to tackle the leadership positions within high-tech environments combining their strategic and operational understanding of technology and how it can enhance essential business processes. [+]

The Master of Arts (MA) in International Management is a 4-semester program designed to build upon your existing undergraduate studies enabling you to pursue a broader range of careers in business. Consisting of courses in finance, international marketing, management accounting, operations, ethics, organizational behavior and human resources, the program prepares you to excel in an ever-evolving and international workplace.

All courses are taught in English, with a range of teaching methodologies which are reminiscent of undergraduate teachings such as presentations and group projects coupled with real-world examples and case studies. The program provides a scope for greater specialization, with a precise academic and theoretical framework designed to help you become an expert in international management. This allows you to apply to more specialized roles and offers better preparation for a Ph.D. program in the future.... [-]


MA in Web Design & Content Planning

University of Greenwich
Campus Part time 1 - 2  September 2018 United Kingdom London

This programme takes graduates from many disciplines and provides them with the skills to plan, design, build and promote effective websites. It is designed for people who manage corporate websites, those who wish to start their own web business and those who would like to build a career in the web design industry. The design of excellent websites presents a notable intellectual challenge and, during the programme, students develop a modern, professional and 'real-world' approach. Our objective is to provide a balanced education in the three main aspects of web design and content management: technical, functional and aesthetic. [+]

The technical aspects of the teaching provide an understanding of the tools, technologies and principles used for the design and development of contemporary websites. This includes the creation of semantically correct markup, the separation of presentation from content (HTML and CSS) and compliance with web standards (W3C).

The functional aspects focus on the creation of websites with good information architecture that are accessible, useable and findable as a result of effective search engine marketing and optimisation (SEM/SEO). Students learn how people use the web, how they navigate web content and how they search for information. The aesthetic aspects of web design are considered in relation to graphic, artistic, typographic and business objectives, including corporate identity and branding.... [-]


Master of Arts in Intelligence

Daniel Morgan Graduate School of National Security (DMGS)
Campus Part time September 2018 USA Washington DC

DMGS' M.A. in Intelligence focuses on collection, analysis, analytical presentation, and counterintelligence in both the public and private sector. [+]

Program Summary

DMGS' M.A. in Intelligence focuses on both the public and private sector use of intelligence examining missions, methods, and organizational structures. It examines and interprets the four major elements of intelligence – collection, analysis, analytical presentation, and counterintelligence. This program also examines new fields of intelligence such as private sector use of intelligence, homeland security, and cyber.

Graduates of this degree program will be able to: Articulate the strategic significance, aims, strategy, tradecraft and culture of the elements of intelligence, evaluate each element, and the skills and aptitude required for this work. Anticipate current and future security challenges Identify how major tensions inside liberal democracy with secret intelligence are reconciled through institutional checks and balances, oversight, press freedom, and public education. Interpret the value of intelligence input to public and private sector efforts supporting organizational tactics and strategies. Identify opportunities for effective use of intelligence. [-]

MA in Technology Governance and Digital Transformation

Tallinn University of Technology
Campus 2 years August 2018 Estonia Tallinn

The Master’s programme in Technology Governance and Digital Transformation leads to a technology-focused graduate degree in the fields of Public Administration, Innovation/Industrial Policy, Development Economics, and E-Governance. [+]

Degree awarded: Master of Arts in Social Sciences (Technology Governanceand Digital Transformation), (MA) Workload: 120 ECTS Language of instruction: English Duration: 2 years Pre-Requisites: Bachelor degree or equivalent. Candidates with a diverse background are welcome, from social sciences, history to engineering and natural sciences. Previous work experience in the public sector and contacts with the field of public administration or economics would be of benefit Tuition fees and scholarships: 1 ECTS = 50 EUR. Nominal study load per 1 year = 60 ECTS. Tuition fee for the whole study period is €3750. 1 tuition fee waiver scholarship available that guarantees free studies. Detailed information about the scholarship is available here Number of places available: 10 ... [-]

MA in Digital Humanities

Tufts University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
Campus Part time September 2018 USA Medford

The central intellectual focus of this program is the study of the creation, transmission, preservation, and transformation of knowledge across time and culture, from Classical Antiquity through premodern times. [+]

The central intellectual focus of this program is the study of the creation, transmission, preservation, and transformation of knowledge across time and culture, from Classical Antiquity through premodern times. The program puts a heavy focus on digital techniques in order to facilitate the study of such a broad field. Students will thus acquire a deeper knowledge of the humanities while learning and practicing computing skills in a hands-on research environment. Graduates will be well prepared to pursue Ph.D. programs and academic careers or careers in publishing, media, and technology.

Requirements Candidates must successfully complete eleven (11) courses at the graduate level. Two will be devoted to a common core course (Computational Methods for the Humanities, COMP 5/CLS 160) and a programming class (COMP 10); Two will be selected among advanced offerings in the study of classical literature (Latin, Greek, Sanskrit or other approved language). Four courses will be electives selected from a preapproved list. Three courses will be devoted to a research project. Students must select the four electives from at least two different departments or programs. These four courses can be either specialized seminars or general survey courses with separate graduate sections. To meet these course requirements, students will be able to select from an array of courses according to their particular academic and vocational interests and needs. Students are required to complete a research project equivalent in scope to a Master's thesis. This project will fulfill 3 class credits, one usually taken in the fall of the second... [-]

MA in Communications Policy

University of Westminster - Westminster School of Media, Arts and Design
Campus Part time 1 - 5 years United Kingdom London

This course is designed to give you a critical analysis of issues of policy and regulation in the media, information and/or telecommunications/internet sectors, which may include links between policy and policy-making affecting media industries and telecommunications/internet and political, economic or social developments affecting markets, companies, technologies, institutions or international relations. [+]

This course is designed to give you a critical analysis of issues of policy and regulation in the media, information and/or telecommunications/internet sectors, which may include links between policy and policy-making affecting media industries and telecommunications/internet and political, economic or social developments affecting markets, companies, technologies, institutions or international relations. The course encourages diversity and is designed to have international appeal. It ensures that you receive a relevant, well-grounded, high-quality education and skill base, enabling you to have a wide, clear and comprehensive understanding of communications policies.

Based on continuous assessment, the course is taught in lectures and seminars by the team from Westminster’s top-rated Communication and Media Research Institute (CAMRI). You will be part of a bustling, multicultural academic department which boasts a strong research culture. You will be able to attend the regular talks by outside speakers (academics and practitioners) on a variety of communication and mass media issues.... [-]


M.A. in Communication, Culture & Technology

Georgetown University - Graduate School of Arts & Sciences
Campus Part time 2 - 3 years August 2018 USA Washington DC

The CCT Program encourages students with different backgrounds and perspectives to work together to identify opportunities and challenges posed by new technologies. [+]

Communication, Culture, and Technology is an interdisciplinary Master of Arts Program focusing on challenges posed by new technologies in a range of fields, including research, government, politics, arts, media, communication, business, health, and medicine.

By cutting across institutional and disciplinary boundaries, students explore fresh solutions to complex problems. CCTers are prepared to bring innovative thinking and multiple conceptual tools to leadership roles in an ever-expanding information society.

At CCT, students cut across institutional and disciplinary boundaries to explore how we use media and technology to communicate from social, economic, political, and cultural perspectives. Faculty and students apply theory to practice in real-world settings, keeping pace with a rapidly growing information society and engaging in digital innovation.... [-]


Master in Innovation and Technology Management

University of Tartu
Campus 2 years September 2018 Estonia Tartu

The programme educates specialists who are able to implement ICT solutions to management processes of enterprises. [+]

The Innovation and Technology programme educates specialists who are able to implement ICT solutions to management processes of enterprises and thus help companies to grow through more added value created. Qualified students should have a bachelor's degree in economy or ICT related field.

Upon successful graduation, a student:

has an overview of innovation theories and innovation policy has deep knowledge in the application of innovation or technology management is able to collect, analyse and interpret data of company from strategic and operational level to measure productivity of the company is able to use different methods to analyse company business processes to propose improvements and to measure implementation efficency is able to do business with digital products and manage those is familiar with developments in technology is collaborative and can communicate with different stakeholders, is able to lead meetings and workshops ... [-]

Master of Arts in IT Management

International Black Sea University
Campus 2 years August 2018 Georgia Tbilisi

MA in IT-Management Program joins contemporary tendencies of industry, business, management and theory of IT, integrating international practice and specific cases to enable its students to be open to process improvement and innovation. [+]

One of the most important requirements of today's business and various directions of the industry is the permanently growing importance of modern information technologies. It is vital to use IT in relevant management techniques, taking into account that there is no industry in which information technology does not play a decisive role.

Professional IT-Management specialists decrease the production as well as operational costs by finding faster and convenient solutions to production and management processes, leaving much room for the development of the product and increasing its quality.

Language of Instruction: 1. English, 2. Georgian Program Duration: 2 years (120 ECTS) Awarded Qualification: Master of Business Administration in IT Management Tuition fee for Georgian citizens: 4500 GEL Tuition fee for international students: 3000 USD Program Description ... [-]

Master of Arts in International Science and Technology Policy

The George Washington University - Elliott School Of International Affairs
Campus Part time 2 years September 2018 USA District of Columbia

At the George Washington University’s Elliott School of International Affairs, we offer a Master of Arts in International Science and Technology Policy that is one of the most prominent programs of its kind in the world. Our students receive more than just a classroom education in policy analysis, research methods, and issues in science and technology; they also learn about the global impacts of these policies and put them to practice in the Washington, DC, science, and technology community. [+]

Scientific and technological advances are critical to international competitiveness, improvements in the quality of life around the world, and national growth. In today’s global economy, few fields of policy studies are more pivotal to the world of international affairs than that of science and technology policy. Most universities place their science and technology policy programs within schools of public policy or engineering.

At the George Washington University’s Elliott School of International Affairs, we offer a Master of Arts in International Science and Technology Policy that is one of the most prominent programs of its kind in the world. Our students receive more than just a classroom education in policy analysis, research methods, and issues in science and technology; they also learn about the global impacts of these policies and put them to practice in the Washington, DC, science, and technology community.... [-]


MA Innovation Management

University of the Arts London
Campus 2 years September 2018 United Kingdom London

MA Innovation Management recognises the need to identify and verify opportunity. Where MBA and design management programmes analyse problems, this postgraduate course deploys connective and creative approaches to managing innovation in order to synthesise opportunities. [+]

MA Innovation Management recognises the need to identify and verify opportunity. Where MBA and design management programmes analyse problems, this postgraduate course deploys connective and creative approaches to managing innovation in order to synthesise opportunities.

Reasons to Apply MA Innovation Management enables you to pursue your studies whilst also undertaking part-time employment, internships or care responsibilities. You are expected to commit 30 hours per week to your studies; your taught input will normally be scheduled over a maximum of two to three days per week during term time. You’ll have the opportunity to undertake a sustained research project including a 15-week work placement, with an external host partner. You’ll have the chance to plan, promote and participate in an innovation management conference. Our staff members have active and ongoing links with a wide range of institutions, organisations and companies including The Design Council, Procter and Gamble, the Royal Society of Arts and Transport for London. Our graduates are highly attractive to potential employers in business, the creative industries or policy makers who wish to embrace 360- degree innovation. You will join a diverse cohort of students; many people who join this course bring valuable experience from a wide range of international cultures and professional industries, including marketing, law, journalism and fashion. Content and structure ... [-]

MA in Software Engineering

Beijing Institute Of Technology
Campus September 2018 China Beijing

Software Engineering at BIT is in the forefront of national software programs and is a key program in the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology. The program, with software engineering as the key subject, includes software system development and software engineering management. [+]

MA in Software Engineering

Software Engineering at BIT is in the forefront of national software programs and is a key program in the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology. The program, with software engineering as the key subject, includes software system development and software engineering management. The program mainly covers basic theory, knowledge and skills in software engineering and computer science, software analysis and development, computer application system, and the design and development of computer network systems.

Graduates, with advanced engineering methods, tools, and techniques in the field of software engineering, will be employed in the fields of software system analysis, development and maintenance.... [-]


Master in International Management - IT Management (for EU students)

IUBH Campus Studies (for EU students)
Campus 4 semesters October 2018 Germany Bad Honnef

With a master degree in International Management - IT Management you deal with the decisive factors behind the success of IT project management and acquire in four semesters the know-how that you need to become a sought after executive at the interface between business and IT... [+]

In recent years the management of IT projects has increasingly become a central management task - regardless of whether you work for a global player, a SME or a consultancy.

With a master degree in International Management - IT Management you deal with the decisive factors behind the success of IT project management and acquire in four semesters the know-how that you need to become a sought after executive at the interface between business and IT.

Focus on IT Management

The IT Management specialisation is specifically geared to the needs that arise through the use of advanced IT technologies and focuses on five areas of IT management: IT service management, IT-Governance und Compliance, IT-Architecture und Software Engineering.... [-]


M.A. Information Technology Management

Webster University
Campus 18 - 24 months August 2018 USA Saint Louis Orlando

Computer technologies and the IT professionals who manage them are vital assets in the business world. At Webster University, the master's degree in information technology management focuses on emerging technologies and the management of both IT and people engaged in computer technology enterprises. [+]

M.A. Information Technology Management

Computer technologies and the IT professionals who manage them are vital assets in the business world. At Webster University, the master's degree in information technology management focuses on emerging technologies and the management of both IT and people engaged in computer technology enterprises.

Graduate students gain an understanding of information technology as a management tool in facilitating the flow of information throughout the business enterprise. The master's degree in IT management program is designed for managers and others with similar responsibilities in the information technology field. IT professionals also fine-tune their computer skills in Webster University's graduate program through the study of the latest computer technology applications, business operations, and communication and management strategies used for technology centers.... [-]


MA in Information and Communication Engineering

Nanjing University Of Posts And Telecommunications
Campus 5 months September 2018 China Nanjing

MA in Information and Communication Engineering [+]

The Requirements of Educational Background

For those who pursue a bachelor's degree, the applicant must have a high school diploma, excellent performance during high school period, and good health. In principle, not older than 25 years of age.

For those who pursue a master's degree, the applicant must have a related bachelor degree, excellent performance during undergraduate study, and good health. In principle, not older than 35 years of age.

For those who pursue a doctor's degree, the applicant must have a related master degree, excellent performance during graduate study, and good health. In principle, not older than 40 years of age. The Language Requirements

Undergraduate and graduate admission should meet requirements of IELTS or TOEFL. If the applicant has no corresponding certificate, he/she can participate in language training, and could start the professional learning phase after passing the training.... [-]