Master of Information Technology (MIT) La Trobe University

3.89 out of 5 from 9 reviews
Masters Degree
Melbourne
2.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

Our Master of Information Technology is designed for students without a background in IT. You'll build on your existing qualification, from any area, and develop the technical skills for a career in the IT sector.

You'll study computing fundamentals such as database systems, computer networks and programming before moving onto more advanced studies in software engineering, intelligent systems, internet computing and web-based and e-commerce computer networks. The course is focused on technical proficiency and will provide you with the skills to build and manage computer systems, including knowledge of Java for programming, algorithms and data structures, the fundamentals of system design engineering and fundamental IT-related mathematics.

A team project in software engineering is part of the course, and you have the option of completing a minor thesis if you wish to go on to a PhD.

Our partnerships with universities around the world will give you an opportunity to study overseas. When you graduate, you'll be eligible for professional membership of the Australian Computer Society.
Careers

This degree equips you for careers in: - security engineering - systems analysis - software development - IT administration.



Ratings

Average ratings for Master of Information Technology (MIT) La Trobe University based on 9 reviews
Rating
3.89
Job prospects
3.67
Teachers
4.56
Course work
3.67
Time worthy
3.67
Money Worthy
3.67



Student Reviews

April 2018
Year completed 2019

Positives: Getting in touch with cutting edge technology

Negatives: requires lot of research

My advice to future students is: if you are really interested in technology then only take this subject

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April 2018
Year completed 2018

Positives: I have already finished my bachelors in same course so its continued to that.
Secondly, I do love networking and some system design architecture, and here in this course, it contains both of them.

Negatives: Few things in this course is repeating from my previous studies which I already know

My advice to fut...

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April 2018
Year completed 2019

Positives: I like the way course has been planned. It is very up to date according to the industry requirements. Moreover, we have an option to select elective subjects from a very diverse pool of subjects. I found the quality of the assignments challenging and a great way to demonstrate the skills acquired. The course also h...

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February 2018
Year completed 2017

Positives:
Good exposure to practical knowledge.
Good facility
Awesome faculty

Negative:
Very old technology taught
Not industry related.

My advice to future students is: Do your best and always be ahead of time.
And don't slack off and fall behind

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February 2018
Year completed 2018

Positive aspects are you get to learn a lot of things, your basics gets cleared in terms of programming initially.
By doing assignments you gain more practical experience.

Negative aspects are there are few interesting subjects in this course

My advice to future students is: Do your assignments on time and work hard f...

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February 2018
Year completed 2019

Positive aspects being in depth learning of the subject.
Negative aspects being too much to learn overall.

My advice to future students is: Stay in contact (and ask q's) with the lecturers for the in depth learning of a subject. That will help you a lot.

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February 2018
Year completed 2017

Positive: teach programming by clearing the basics concepts.

My advice to future students is: Look for internships asap

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February 2018
Year completed 2018

The university is petty strict with studies. negatives : i am from computer science background so i felt i am repeating the same thing which i did in my bachelors.

My advice to future students is: come out, stay near university, be ready to spend most of your time in library and have fun with a lot of activities in the uni...

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February 2018
Year completed 2018

There aren't heaps of positives to mention, teachers are good.
Cons : There should be more specification fields in this course.

My advice to future students is: For potential future students, I would suggest to take MIT and choose subjects according to their interest

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