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Master of Information Technology Management

  • Masters (Coursework)

Information Technology is driving digital disruption, with new technology helping redefine many industries.

Key details

Degree Type
Masters (Coursework)
Duration
2 years full-time
Course Code
S738, 102377G
Study Mode
In person, Online

About this course

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.

The Master of Information Technology Management will develop your understanding of the many aspects of IT including networking, cyber security, operations, and enterprise systems.

As an enterprise manager you will work alongside, manage, and lead artificial intelligence specialists, software engineers, data scientists, application developers and business analysts.

Entry requirements

Deakin University offers admission to postgraduate courses through a number of Admission categories.

All applicants must meet the minimum English language requirements.

Please note that meeting the minimum admission requirements does not guarantee selection, which is based on merit, likelihood of success and availability of places in the course.

For more information on the Admission Criteria and Selection (Higher Education Courses) Policy visit the Deakin Policy Library

Admission to study postgraduate coursework at Deakin is based on your professional experience and previous academic qualifications. Depending on your prior experience, your course will be:

1 year full time (2 years part time) - 8 credit points

Admission 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), OR
  • Evidence of academic capability judged to be equivalent

1.5 years full time (3 years part time) - 12 credit points

Admissions 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 Management (or equivalent), OR
  • Evidence of academic capability judged to be equivalent

2 years full time (4 years part time) - 16 credit points

Admissions 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

All Applicants must also meet the minimum English language requirements. Band B - IELTS: 6.5/6; Overall 6.5, no band less than 6.0

Study locations

Cloud (Online)

Waurn Ponds (Geelong)

Online

Course structure

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

The course is structured in three parts:

  • Part A. Fundamental Information Technology Studies (4 credit points),
  • Part B. Introductory Information Technology Management Studies (4 credit points), and
  • Part C. Mastery Information Technology Management Studies (8 credit points).
  • Completion of STP050 Academic Integrity (0-credit point compulsory unit)

Depending upon prior qualifications and/or experience, you may receive credit for Parts A and B.

Note: If you are eligible for credit for prior studies you may elect not to receive the credit.

Students are required to meet the University's academic progress and conduct requirements. Click here for more information.

Credit for prior study or work

The University aims to provide students with as much credit as possible for approved prior study or informal learning which exceeds the normal entrance requirements for the course and is within the constraints of the course regulations. Students are required to complete a minimum of one-third of the course at Deakin University, or four credit points, whichever is the greater. In the case of certificates, including graduate certificates, a minimum of two credit points within the course must be completed at Deakin. You can also refer to the Recognition of Prior Learning System which outlines the credit that may be granted towards a Deakin University degree and how to apply for credit.