Graduates of this course will have the knowledge and skills to anticipate the changing direction of IT and evaluate and communicate the effectiveness of new technologies in order to help an organisation achieve its goals and objectives.
The Master of Information Technology is designed for students and professionals who have a tertiary degree and who seek to develop specialist skills in computing and information systems.
The course has a strong emphasis on the application of contemporary and emerging technologies, including cloud and high performance computing, agile web development and software project design and management.
Students will develop computer programs in a number of contemporary scripting and programming languages and will apply logical and critical thinking skills to harness existing technologies to manage and analyse large data sets.
Students will also be introduced to other fundamental pillars of IT, including network and web-based systems and their security, and human-computer interaction.
Additionally, students will take part in a group design project which will apply their knowledge to a real-world design challenge.
Last updated February 5, 2016