Master of Information and Communication Technology

La Trobe University

Student rating (4.05) from 132 reviews
Ranked #14 in our University Rankings

Overview

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

The Master of Information and Communication Technology will give you the advanced skills and knowledge you need to take the next step in your ICT career.

In second year, you'll collaborate with a small team to plan and develop an industry-focused software or IT project. You'll also get to choose from a large selection of computer science, electronic engineering and networking elective subjects to deepen your knowledge in areas that interest you.

Throughout the course you’ll learn to develop smart solutions to real problems in a collaborative team setting, graduating with the full suite of relevant skills and knowledge required to get ahead in the global ICT job market. Among other things, you'll learn about project management, system design, testing and documentation.

You can complete your study in two years (standard duration) or fast-track it in 18 months (accelerated option).

According to joboutlook.gov.au, the steady job growth experienced in the area of ICT over the past five years is set to continue. Global demand for skilled ICT professionals means that, as a graduate, you'll be sought-after for a diverse range of roles across multiple sectors around the world.
Majors

Computer science, electronic engineering and networking

Careers

The ICT equips you for management, research and development roles in: - systems and security engineering - software and hardware - network design, management and...

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Ratings

Average ratings for Master of Information and Communication Technology based on 6 reviews
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4.17
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3.5
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3.83
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