Professional Certificate in Digital Information Management (Professional Certificate in Digital Information Management)

University College Dublin (W421)
Key Programme Details
Award

Professional Certificate

NFQ Level

Level 9 About NFQ

Delivery Method

Online

Mode

Part Time

ECTS Credits

15

Department

School of Information and Communication Studies, UCD

General Information
Contact

Dr. Amber Cushing

Email

amber.cushing@ucd.ie

Phone

7168441

Address

amber.cushing@ucd.ie

Role

Programme Director

Important Dates
Application Deadline

18/09/2020

Start Date

21/09/2020

End Date

08/08/2021

About this Course

This part-time online course is designed for professionals needing to upgrade their skills in digital information management. You will learn best practices for creating, managing, organising and preserving digital information over time. Implementing best practices concerning digital information management has the potential to save Irish businesses thousands of euros over time, by allowing important data to remain accessible over time. You will also learn how to be a leader for the care and management of digital information within a business or organisation and how to communicate the challenges of managing digital information to different audiences.
The professional certificate is ideal for individuals who want to gain specialist knowledge in digital information management to augment previous graduate or undergraduate level work.
Finally, the "online, on demand" model of this course means you can access learning material 24/7 during the semester and complete the work at any time you wish during the semester. Video lessons and assignments are always available and you can schedule a virtual meeting with the instructor at a time that works for you.

To access both modules in this course you will need reliable access to internet and a laptop/desktop computer.

Entry Requirements

Applicants are required to hold an undergraduate degree in any subject.

Long Description

This part-time online course is designed for professionals needing to upgrade their skills in digital information management. You will learn best practices for creating, managing, organising and preserving digital information over time. Implementing best practices concerning digital information management has the potential to save Irish businesses thousands of euros over time, by allowing important data to remain accessible over time. You will also learn how to be a leader for the care and management of digital information within a business or organisation and how to communicate the challenges of managing digital information to different audiences.
The professional certificate is ideal for individuals who want to gain specialist knowledge in digital information management to augment previous graduate or undergraduate level work.
Finally, the "online, on demand" model of this course means you can access learning material 24/7 during the semester and complete the work at any time you wish during the semester. Video lessons and assignments are always available and you can schedule a virtual meeting with the instructor at a time that works for you.

Timetable Info

Modules are available on an "online, on demand" format. You can access the recorded lessons anytime during the trimester teaching term.

Delivery Location

Online

Delivery Notes

Online

Admissions Contact Details
Contact Person

Dr. Amber Cushing

Email

amber.cushing@ucd.ie

RPL Information

no RPL is available for this course

Application Procedures

Applications will be reviewed after the closing date: 15 August 2020. Please be sure to upload your transcript as well as your proof of Springboard eligibility.