This module looks at the CIO position and why it needs to relate to the strategy, goals and objectives of the organisation. IT operations are not stand-alone events. It shows the relevance of the IT leadership role in Corporate Governance and Risk Management.
There will be a focus on the competitive advantage gained from proper leverage of IT governance, risk management and control.
The module will be delivered in block mode consisting of two blocks:
The second block is delivered 6 weeks after the first block.
This module is taken from the MSc in Management of Information Security and Risk.
You should have a first or second class BSc honours degree (or equivalent non-UK qualification).
You should also have approximately five years of relevant professional experience (absolute minimum of two years in exceptional circumstances).
You should also have basic competence and familiarity with mathematics and good professional English.
Assessment is coursework based consisting of a mixture of one or more of the following: