Master of Information Technology (Professional) Deakin University

4.25 out of 5 from 4 reviews
Ranked #7 in our University Rankings
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) Deakin University based on 4 reviews
Rating
4.25
Job prospects
4.25
Teachers
4.25
Course work
4.0
Time worthy
3.5
Money Worthy
3.5



Student Reviews

June 2018
Year completed 2019

Positives: We can choose the specialization from various verticals of IT. Course has data analytics, Networking , software development etc as the specialization and electives, so you can choose on your interest levels

Negatives: Not much deep knowledge study on any one vertical

My advice to future students is: Understan...

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June 2018
Year completed 2019

Positives: As this is a combination of programming and strategy management. The course has many specializations to choose such as Data Analytics, IT Strategy Management and Software Services and Development. Hence helpful to learn a variety of units and gain knowledge on them.

Negatives: Some of the units in this course ar...

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June 2018
Year completed 2019

Positives: This is designed in such a way that you can choose your specific area of interest like master in data analyst, networking, software Development and IT strategy and management along with the core unit related to information technology so you can study subjects related to the field that you need to work on and also h...

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December 2017
Year completed 2019

I find this course really fun, engaging and current.

It does involve a lot of work, so it's best to be prepared.

Course structure and facilities are really good!

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