The Master of Information Technology (Business) at University of New England suits those students coming to the study of information technology and business for the first time as well as those who want to extend their knowledge or upgrade their professional qualifications.
Covering aspects of business information systems, computer programming, web technologies, management and software development, the course aims to cover the essential elements of systems development and management in an ICT context.
This course concludes with students completing both an ICT project in a group work environment, requiring an integration of project management and ICT skills, and a business development project, which includes case studies and the creation of a business development plan.
Those seeking a change of direction can come in without any background in IT or business and graduate with a sound knowledge and understanding of IT and business principles which qualifies them for employment in a broad range of positions in private industry, government agencies or research organisations.
Similarly, the Master of Information Technology (Business) provides candidates who have an IT background with the opportunity to update their qualifications and gain an understanding of the fundamental principles of business. Students have the opportunity to be involved in the planning, design and implementation of a large software system as well as gaining the knowledge and skills required to resolve issues that arise during project planning, implementation and completion/termination.
The types of career options include but are not limited to: business analyst, finance and administration, consultant, customer contact centre operator, internet and e-commerce, IT educator, computer scientist, EDP auditor, project management, sales and marketing, software development, systems analysis and design, systems management and administration.
- Introductory Accounting
- Software Development Studio
- Introduction to Programming and the UNIX Environment
- Object Oriented Programming
- Database Management Systems
- Web Programming
- Management Information Systems
- Software Project Management
- Computer Netvvorks and Information Security
- Advanced Web Programming
- Information Technology Project
- Introduction to Business Law
- Marketing Management
- Processes of Management
- 12 months
- 72 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Deadline passed, International
- Apply before , International
DisciplinesInformatics & Information Sciences Business Information Systems View 118 other Masters in Informatics & Information Sciences in Australia
CRICOS Code 074875C
(a) hold an AQF Level 7 Bachelor qualification; or
(b) hold an AQF Level 7 Bachelor qualification with a major in a relevant discipline; or
(c) have completed an AQF Level 8 Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma or Bachelor with Honours qualification in a relevant discipline.
International29400 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 29400 AUD per year and a duration of 12 months.
national fee- $50,080 Course Cost based on unit prices
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