Master of Information Technology

University of Newcastle

Program Description

Master of Information Technology

University of Newcastle

Your future


The Master of IT program will provide you with training and experience tailored to your personal development needs, allowing you to develop specialist expertise in the fast moving areas of IT. You’ll leave able to identify and analyse complex problems, manage IT projects and perform in a professional and ethical manner. Collaborating with a diverse range of fellow students, there are endless opportunities for global career networking.

As a graduate of this program, you will be highly capable of working as a:

  • Software engineer
  • Network engineer
  • Web designer
  • Systems analyst
  • Programmer
  • Database analyst
  • Project manager
  • System manager

Career opportunities are dependent on your choice of specialisation or interest.

Each program allows you to prepare for a wide range of careers across the entire information technology spectrum in areas such as eBusiness, information systems, computer engineering and telecommunications.

What you will study


Whether you're experienced or looking to gain the expertise and technical skills which will allow you to move into IT, this program will help you upskill for career advancement in an industry that has growing national and international demand. Developing critical thinking skills and analysis, the breadth of course offerings means you’ll be job ready with advanced transferable skills.

This unique degree will help you develop and expand your skills and knowledge in the most technically advanced IT areas, including:

  • e-Business
  • Information systems
  • Computer science
  • Software engineering
  • Multimedia
  • Computer engineering
  • Telecommunications

With a large degree of practical work in purpose-built, state-of-the-art facilities, you will be able to test yourself on real world technology projects, exploring and developing multiple skills in a range of IT fundamentals.

If you're passionate about research, the Master of IT (Honours) offers the chance to take part in a semester of research - especially valuable if you’re considering further study in a research higher degree.

Is information technology for you


The Master of Information Technology is designed to provide you, with the opportunity to develop and expand your skills and knowledge in the most technically advanced IT areas. The program will provide you with training and experience (according to personal development needs) by developing your expertise in the fast moving areas of: e-Business, information systems, computer science, software engineering, multimedia, computer engineering and telecommunications. As a graduate of this program, you will also be able to identify and analyse simple problems and perform in a professional and ethical manner.

This school offers programs in:
  • English
Duration & Price
This course is Campus or Online
Start Date
Start date
Jan. 2017
Duration
Duration
1 year
Full time
Price
Price
23,070 AUD
Information
Deadline
Start date Jan. 2017
Place
Australia Newcastle, New South Wales
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 1 year
Price 23,070 AUD
This is the annual tuition fee for 2010.