Deakin University

Master of Information Technology

Deakin University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00113B

Deakin’s Master of Information Technology provides a combination of leading-edge theory and technical knowledge with hands-on practical experience. It will prepare you for a successful career as an IT professional in Australia and around the world.Delivered in a supportive learning environment, this course will transform you into a competent IT professional with the capacity to develop and implement IT solutions to complex industry-related problems.As a graduate, you will possess a solid understanding of the issues, concepts and practices in IT and a broad knowledge of the technological aspects of IT. You will also develop a range of transferrable skills that will enable you to be an effective and efficient IT professional.

Designed for

Graduates of undergraduate programs in computing or non-computing disciplines

Structure

16 credit points of study. To complete the Master of Information Technology, you will attain 8, 12, or 16 credit points of study, depending on your prior experience.

Subjects

  • Cyber security
  • Data science
  • Emerging Technologies for Supply Chain
  • Internet of Things
  • Networking and cloud technologies
  • Software and services development
  • Virtual reality

Standard entry requirements

  • 2 years full time (4 years part time) – 16 credit points: Admission based on: Bachelor degree or higher in any discipline, OR
  • Evidence of academic capability judged to be equivalent1.5 years full time (3 years part time) – 12 credit points:Admission based on: Bachelor degree or higher in a related discipline, OR
  • Bachelor degree or higher in any discipline AND two years relevant work experience, OR
  • Evidence of academic capability judged to be equivalent.1 year full time (2 years part time) – 8 credit points:Admission based on: Graduate Diploma of Information Technology, OR
  • Bachelor Honours degree or higher in a related discipline, OR
  • Bachelor degree in a related discipline AND two years relevant work experience, OR
  • Evidence of academic capability judged to be equivalent.

Recognition

Australian Computer Society (ACS)

Study pathways

Further study: S779 Master of Information Technology (Professional) Alternative exits: Graduate Certificate of Information Technology; Graduate Diploma of Information Technology

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Cloud(online) Yes
  • Online/Off-campus : 2 years
Melbourne Burwood Yes
  • Full-time : 2 years
  • Part-time : 4 years

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