Online Postgraduate Diploma Program in Information Systems

Best Online Course Studies in Information Systems 2017

Information Systems

After completing a bachelor’s degree, students have the option to earn a postgraduate diploma, which helps provide more in-depth knowledge in a particular concentration. Many students choose to complete this educational program in order to improve their job prospects or to specialize their workplace skill sets.

Students who are looking for a combined, functional and practical knowledge of both business principals and computer sciences may be interested in information systems. This is a field of study which prepares students for a wide variety of careers across a wide array of industries.

Online Postgraduate Diploma Program in Information Systems

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Postgraduate Diploma in Advanced Networking

The Open University
Online Full time Part time 1 - 4 years August 2017 United Kingdom Milton Keynes + 1 more

Cisco Systems are the market leader in the supply of networking equipment for the internet. They also have a well-established Academy programme aimed at educating network professionals. Cisco qualifications are highly regarded in the networking industry and their position at the leading edge of network development means that their academy programme is up to date. As a Cisco Academy, The Open University can offer you the opportunity to study the Cisco Certified Network... [+]

Top Online Course Studies in Information Systems. Postgraduate Diploma in Advanced Networking Cisco Systems are the market leader in the supply of networking equipment for the internet. They also have a well-established Academy programme aimed at educating network professionals. Cisco qualifications are highly regarded in the networking industry and their position at the leading edge of network development means that their academy programme is up to date. As a Cisco Academy, The Open University can offer you the opportunity to study the Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) programme using the latest CCNP curriculum. This postgraduate diploma course will provide you with the knowledge, understanding, and skills needed to install, configure and maintain local and wide area networks. You will be provided with hands-on experience of configuring networks at day schools and using online tools. On completion of this diploma you will be able to go on and gain the industry recognised certification by taking the CCNP examinations. Simultaneously, the additional Open University materials, assessment and tutorial support provided will enable you to broaden your understanding beyond the Cisco domain and to gain a recognised postgraduate diploma. Educational aims This postgraduate diploma enables you to gain multiple competencies in computing, networking and telecommunications at the level required by the Qualifications and Credit Framework for Postgraduate Diplomas. It forms a basis for further study leading to an MSc within the Postgraduate ICT and Computing Programme and provide the required skills to further a career in computing. This qualification is aimed at computer... [-]

Postgraduate Diploma in Systems Thinking in Practice

The Open University
Online Full time Part time 2 - 8 years August 2017 United Kingdom Milton Keynes + 1 more

This postgraduate diploma course develops your abilities to tackle complex messy situations. It provides you with the tools to challenge your approaches to complex problems; to consider the roles other people play; to assess how all the different components within that situation are related. It provides you with the skills to think more holistically and to work more collaboratively to avoid systemic failures. The discipline of systems thinking in practice will provide you... [+]

Postgraduate Diploma in Systems Thinking in Practice This postgraduate diploma course develops your abilities to tackle complex messy situations. It provides you with the tools to challenge your approaches to complex problems; to consider the roles other people play; to assess how all the different components within that situation are related. It provides you with the skills to think more holistically and to work more collaboratively to avoid systemic failures. The discipline of systems thinking in practice will provide you with the tools and skills to take a more holistic view of situations and to work collaboratively to tackle problems and move towards effective solutions. This postgraduate diploma will give you new ways of thinking about and approaching a task or situation. Every person brings with them their own perspective, which means that we all see things in different ways. The first compulsory module for the qualification, Thinking strategically: system tools for managing change (TU811), focuses on understanding the nature of complex problem situations and the tools with which they can be tackled. Managing systemic change: inquiry, action and interaction (TU812), the second compulsory module, shifts the emphasis to engaging with others in coming to a common language, common understanding and an agreed way to tackle complex problem situations. The module focuses on the social structures in which you live and work, your experiences of those working groups, communities of practice and networks. It enables you to develop your techniques of systemic inquiry, systemic action research, and social learning to... [-]