Deakin University

Master of Information Technology Management

Deakin University

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

Information Technology is driving digital disruption, with new technology helping redefine many industries. To take advantage of the opportunities that information technology offers, businesses need skilled staff who can lead and manage IT projects, services, and departments.Deakin’s Master of Information Technology Management will equip you with knowledge and skills necessary to lead and manage information technology projects and people within enterprise. This course is ideal for students without a computing background, as well as those who’d like to bolster their industry experience with a recognised academic qualification.

Structure

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

Subjects

  • Object-Oriented Development
  • Database and Information Retrieval
  • Software Requirements Analysis and Modelling
  • Web Technologies and Development
  • Enterprise Systems and Management
  • Software Deployment and Operation
  • Research and Development in Information Technology

Standard entry requirements

1 year full time (2 years part time) – 8 credit pointsAdmission is based on: Bachelor’s Honours (AQF8) degree in a related discipline, OR Bachelor’s degree in a related discipline, plus at least two years of relevant work experience (or part-time equivalent), OR Graduate Certificate of Information Technology Management (or equivalent), OREvidence of academic capability judged to be equivalent1.5 years full time (3 years part time) – 12 credit pointsAdmissions is based on: Bachelor’s degree in a related discipline, OR Bachelor’s degree in any discipline, plus at least two years of relevant work experience (or part-time equivalent), OR Graduate Certificate of Information Technology (or equivalent), OR Evidence of academic capability judged to be equivalent2 years full time (4 years part time) – 16 credit pointsAdmissions is based on: Bachelor’s degree or other qualification at a higher AQF level in any discipline, OR Evidence of academic capability judged to be equivalent.Selection is competitive, meeting these minimum requirements or their equivalents does not guarantee selection into this course. All applicants must meet the minimum English language requirements. Please refer to this course entry on the Deakin University website to read about ways of satisfying the English language proficiency requirement. Refer to the Deakin University website for more detailed information about additional course requirements for all applicant groups, or equivalent minimum requirements for applicants with a higher education study, VET study or work and life experience.

Study pathways

Pathways for students to enter the Master of Information Technology Management are as follows:Option 1: Graduate Certificate of Information Technology (S578) (followed by a 12 credit point Master of Information Technology Management)Option 2: Graduate Certificate of Information Technology Management (S538) (followed by an 8 credit point Master of Information Technology Management)Pathway options will depend on your professional experience and previous qualifications.Alternative exitsGraduate Certificate of Information Technology (S578)Graduate Certificate of Information Technology Management (S538)Graduate Diploma of Information Technology Management (S638)

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Cloud(online) Yes
  • Part-time : 4 years
  • Online/Off-campus : 2 years
Geelong Waurn Ponds No

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