Master of Information Technology

General

Program Description

Program goals:

The program aims at providing students with extensive knowledge and experience for research and development in information technology. The courses of information technology include Computer Systems and Networks (Cisco CCNP Certificates), Web and Network Programming, Database (Oracle Certificate), Mobile Application development, ERP Systems, and Logical and Probability Methods in Information Technologies. Various elective courses give opportunities to the students to deepen communication skills, acquire extensive knowledge and skills related to research-based conclusions in order to solve the problems in the field of modern information technologies addressing the issues that require the extensive knowledge of the principles and processes. Graduates will be able to work in research organizations, banks, insurance companies, private and state organizations as IT Managers, Web, Network or Database Administrators.

Methods for Attaining Learning Outcomes:

  • Demonstration Method;
  • Discussion;
  • Practical work;
  • Presentation;
  • Teamwork;
  • Literature Review;
  • The method of working on the book;
  • Problem Solving exercises
  • Find relevant material in electronic format or library

Knowledge and understanding

The graduate will be able to:

  • Have extensive and systemic knowledge of the professional field enabling him/her to develop new and different ideas based on gained knowledge;
  • Know infrastructure planning, security, and administration methods;
  • Know the basic theorems and operations of mathematical logic and probability theory;
  • Have knowledge of the development of mobile applications in the program environment and functionality of relevant tools;
  • Know the methods of 3-dimensional modeling of objects through laser scanners;
  • Know information technology project management cycle;
  • Know mathematical methods of computer graphics;
  • Know ERP structure and functionality of these systems;
  • Know the development of industrial platforms on modern software market;
  • Know the Web-platform based programming, project creation, and management;

Applying knowledge

The graduate will be able to:

  • Plan a large size network infrastructure independently;
  • Optimize computer systems and networks;
  • Develop products in the software environment;
  • Use mathematical methods in computer graphics;
  • Use 3d modeling methods and point clouds;
  • Create and manage an information technology project;
  • Create and distribute mobile applications;
  • Develop an ERP system using appropriate tools;
  • Plan and conduct research in the professional field;
  • Implement scientific, research or practical project;


Making judgments

The graduate will be able to:

  • Make conclusions about network security issues.
  • Select optimal structure based on quantitative assessment of complex systems;
  • Elaborate a conclusion on the effectiveness of some approaches based on the research on ERP systems.

Communications skills

The graduate will be able to:

  • Deliver their conclusions with appropriative arguments and defend their options with academic, professional societies and representatives of various fields;
  • Participate in discussions;
  • Manage the team and be an effective member of it;
  • Present arguments and conclusions, take into account the achievements of information-communication technologies;

Learning skills

The graduate will be able to:

  • Make independent consistent and multilateral assessment and self-assessment of their own learning process;
  • Continue the learning process independently through the received knowledge;
  • Realize the characteristics of the learning process and plan strategically;
  • Develop technological innovations in the professional field and renew their knowledge/skills constantly;
  • Determine the need for further study (Ph.D.) level for continuous professional development.

Values

The graduate will be able to:

  • Evaluate his/her own and others attitudes towards the values related to the particular field of information technology;
  • Participate in the process of forming professional values and use obtained knowledge for their professional establishment;

Contact person:

Mr. John Dastouri: j.dastouri@ug.edu.ge

Dr. Bahman Moghimi: B.Moghimi@ug.edu.ge

Last updated Feb 2020

About the School

The University of Georgia is a high-ranking, largest private educational institution located in Tbilisi, Georgia, which is member of many European educational agreements and integrated systems. The de ... Read More

The University of Georgia is a high-ranking, largest private educational institution located in Tbilisi, Georgia, which is member of many European educational agreements and integrated systems. The degrees are accredited worldwide especially in EU and US and has student and professor exchange programs with more than a 100 very-known universities and scientific institutions around the world. The university has a private school from kindergarten, primary and secondary school as certified Oxford schools' member and different fields from Bachelor degree, Master and PhD in different schools of Business and Economics, Technology and Engineering, Social Science, Health and Medicine and finally School of arts and humanities with almost 9000 students from Georgia and all around the world. Read less