Master of Information Technology (Professional)

Deakin University

Student rating (4.18) from 150 reviews
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Overview

Masters Degree
Melbourne
2.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

The Master of Information Technology (Professional) is designed to extend the specialised information technology skills obtained in the Master of Information Technology by providing students with the opportunity to undertake a trimester of industry-based learning or a trimester long research project under the supervision of our internationally-recognised research staff.

This course has a strong IT industry focus and empowers students to apply the acquired knowledge and skills towards professional practice and enables them to create innovative IT solutions to solve real-world problems. Students will develop teamwork and leadership skills through close mentorship during industry projects and engagement in researching cutting edge IT solutions, and can choose to specialise in security, networking, analytics or computer science depending on their interests and career aspirations.

Throughout the course, students will develop a broad understanding of the IT discipline including its dynamic environment, expert knowledge of the technological aspects of IT, and in-depth skills in their chosen area of specialisation.
Careers

Graduates of this course may find employment as a business analyst, network administrator, database administrator, security analyst, solutions architect, software...

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Additional Information
You will have an opportunity to undertake a discipline-specific internship placement as part of your course.

Ratings

Average ratings for Master of Information Technology (Professional) based on 4 reviews
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4.25
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4.25
Teachers
4.25
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4.0
Time worthy
3.5
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3.5