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Information Technology (Digital Media, Network Technology)

Carleton University

Master
24 months
Duration
15058 CAD/year
6590 CAD/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
Unknown
Start date

About

Our Information Technology (Digital Media, Network Technology) program at Carleton University addresses the needs of industry and society in the IT area, providing students with the skills they will need to succeed in this demanding and ever evolving field.

Overview

The Master’s degree consists of two programs: Network Technology (NET) and Digital Media (DM).

Those pursuing the Information Technology (Digital Media, Network Technology) program at Carleton University will cover the design, management and operation of computer networks. They will develop research skills through courses and a project framework. DM students will focus on areas dealing with the development of content and technology for entertainment, education and communication. We also offer a specialization in Data Science to our DM students.

Research & Career Options 

Research opportunities in the school have direct application to the industry and can lead to many fascinating careers in areas such as:

  • Digital Media: Media production (movies and commercials), new educational technologies, the gaming industry, natural human-computer interaction methods, digital media for healthcare, and exhibitions for national museums and government or organizations requiring digital media content and technologies.
  • Network Technology: Network security and privacy, cellular mobile networks, cloud computing, the Internet of Things and Apple iPhone networking subsystems.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Analytical Methods for Information Technology
  • Information Technology Seminars
  • Planning and Design of Computer Networks
  • Cross Layer Design for Wireless Multimedia Networks
  • Designing Secure Networking and Computer Systems
  • Cloud and Datacentre Networking

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
86
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
60

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Networking (master’s): An undergraduate degree in network technology, electrical engineering, computer science, engineering, or a closely-related discipline.
  • Digital media (master’s): An undergraduate degree in one of the related three primary disciplines of Technology (e.g. computer science/engineering and information technology), Content (e.g. design, arts and humanities), and People (e.g. psychology, communication and business). Intermediate undergraduate-level computer programming skills are required as proper technical background. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15058 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15058 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    6590 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6590 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National: $6,590 – $8,388
  • International: $15,058 – $21,448

Funding

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