WINC offers London Metropolitan University Programmes Online


Welcome to London Metropolitan University & Western International College ONLINE

The partnership between the London Metropolitan University and WINC Online brings together a unique combination of resources and capabilities.

The London Metropolitan University is responsible for the academic quality of our programmes and it awards the degrees. The online programmes we offer originate in London Metropolitan University’s Faculty of Business and Law.WINC Online, makes the University's programmes available online, providing the e-learning environment and personal student support. Both partners are renowned for quality, innovation and continuous improvement in online teaching and learning.

Western International College Online (WINC) was established in 2008 and is licensed by the Government of Ras Al Khaimah through the IDO - Free Trade Zone and offers Foundation, Undergraduate and Post Graduate degree programmes in collaboration with its academic partners, globally.

London Metropolitan University (LMU) prepares students for their future careers. In such a competitive job market, the employability skills gained at LMU ensure that students stand out from the crowd. Many of LMU courses are accredited by professional bodies, ensuring their qualifications have professional currency and can lead to placements, work experience and voluntary opportunities across a wide variety of organisations.

While employability is at the core of LMU curriculum, the programmes also help develop personal skills in students making them confident and independent thinkers.LMU courses have received top marks from the UK's Quality Assurance Agency.

Western International College offers degree programmes in a variety of specialist areas such as Engineering, Business and Computing. Students from various academic backgrounds and levels can join Western International College as a means to earn their Foundation, Undergraduate and Post Graduate degrees. Western International College is located in a brand new state of the art campus. The purpose built facility is part of the WINC’s commitment to offering the best possible experience for students. All Academic programmes are housed together in this new campus.

WINC is part of the KES Group of Institutions which owns and operates Colleges and Universities in the UAE, India and Sri Lanka.

WINC Online is the online / distance education wing of WINC , exclusively set up to afford potential students an option of pursuing accredited qualifications without compromising on their work or family schedules. Courses offered through WINC Online are in partnership with accredited institutions or Universities and taught and assessed to the same standards as those offered in traditional mode.

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MSc in Information Technology

Online Full time September 2017 United Arab Emirates Ras Al Khaimah Sri Lanka Nugegoda + 1 more

A career-focused, up-to-date exploration of information technology, training you in the fundamentals and ne development of IT systems. It can also prepare you for industry-recognised Oracle Professional Certification. [+]

A career-focused, up-to-date exploration of information technology, training you in the fundamentals and new development of IT systems. It can also prepare you for industry-recognised Oracle Professional Certification. Course Overview The course aims to develop a good understanding and knowledge of current and emerging IT and computer technologies. The course aims to equip students with a combination of relevant technical skills and 'client-facing' awareness in preparation for, or in enhancement of, a career within the IT industry. The distance learning delivery mode offers significant flexibility whereby all teaching and learning materials are provided in the most advanced Virtual Learning Environment. Students can obtain an engaging and rewarding study experience with regular guidance, on-going support and timely feedback throughout their course from experienced academic tutors A variety of online facilities are available for interaction between both students and tutors, as well as among students. The course is specifically designed for career enhancement. It aims to equip students with a wide range of necessary knowledge and skills highly valued by employers and IT industry. These include mobile computing, IT security management, advanced databases and software project management. Entry Requirements Applicants should normally have at least : 1. A lower second-class honours degree in a computing-related subject, or a Pre-Masters in Computing and Technology. 2. Graduates without a computing degree, will need evidence of considerable computer-based experience or a substantial element of computer studies within a different qualification. International students are expected to meet the University’s English qualification requirements. Course Structure Stage 1 topics include: Students will attend an online Induction session Stage 2 topics include: Students need to complete six 20 credit taught modules 1. Database Systems with Professional Certification 2. Mobile Applications Design and Development 3. IT Security Management 4. Software Project Management 5. Communication Technologies for IT 6. Research and Development Skills Stage 3 topics include: Students need to take the 60 credit MSc project Assessment All assessments are completed via staged coursework with a built-in oral presentation/viva where appropriate using teleconference facility. Careers Successful completion of this course offers wide-ranging career opportunities in the IT industry in either private or public sectors. Graduates will be equipped to work in a variety of areas such as database administration, project management, mobile and web development, business or systems analysis, IT consultancy, support services, product management and training. [-]

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