Master of Information Technology

James Cook University

Program Description

Master of Information Technology

James Cook University

Master of Information Technology 

Join one of the world’s most dynamic and interesting industries and become a professional who is in demand across all sectors of the economy in Australia and overseas.

The Master of Information Technology is designed for information technology and computer science graduates and recognised I.T. professionals who seek to further their knowledge and skills in computing, programming, networking and business.

James Cook University offers two majors for students to choose from:

  • Interactive technologies and game design - A degree for information technology and computer science graduates and recognised I.T. professionals who seek to further their knowledge and skills in advanced computing, programming, Interactive Technologies and Games Design.
  • Computing and Networking - A degree for information technology and computer science graduates and recognised I.T. professionals who seek to further their knowledge and skills in advanced computing, programming, information systems and networking.

This program can also be combined with a Master of Business Administration.

Information technology graduates who also possess critical business skills and acumen to fully leverage their technical abilities info profitable products and services are in especially high demand.


If you hold an undergraduate degree from another, non-information technology related discipline and wish to obtain postgraduate qualifications in information technology, please see our Master of Information Technology (Extended) degree.

Course Structure

Core subjects for Interactive Technologies and Game Design
CP5046:03 ICT Project 1: Analysis and Design

CP5047:03 ICT Project 2: Implementation and Commissioning

CP5603:03 Advanced e-Security

CP5310:03 E-Business Technologies

CP5604:03 Advanced Game Design

CP5607:03 Advanced Human Computer Interaction

CP5608:03 Advanced Animation Techniques

CP5609:03 Intelligent Agents and Simulation

Core subjects for Computing and Networking

CP5046:03 ICT Project 1: Analysis and Design

CP5047:03 ICT Project 2: Implementation and Commissioning

CP5603:03 Advanced e-Security

CP5307:03 Advanced Mobile Technology

CP5601:03 Advanced Data Communication Principles

CP5602:03 Advanced Algorithm Analysis

CP5605:03 Advanced Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery

CP5607:03 Advanced Human Computer Interaction

CRICOS code: 053791C

This school offers programs in:
  • English
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
July 2017
Feb. 2017
Duration
Duration
1.5 years
Full time
Price
Price
24,000 AUD
Information
Deadline
Start date July 2017
Place
Australia Townsville, Queensland
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Australia Cairns, Queensland
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Duration 1.5 years
Price 24,000 AUD
AUD$24,000 per year of full time study
Start date Feb. 2017
Place
Australia Townsville, Queensland
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Australia Cairns, Queensland
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 1.5 years
Price 24,000 AUD
AUD$24,000 per year of full time study