This professional degree program will prepare you to succeed in the management of areas that use technology to manage and expand business endeavours. It will equip you with an in-depth understanding of key areas such as data analytics, business intelligence, IT strategy and IT project management.
This degree will also help you develop the skills to effectively manage the design, delivery and operation of business technologies.
The course comprises core units, foundation units, specialist units, optional elective units and a capstone project. You can choose your project to relate to your area of employment.
The three core units are:
Professional Practice in IT Understanding IT Innovations and Project Management in IT.
Foundation units include: Computer and Network Organisation Design of Networks and Distributed Systems Digital Media Fundamentals Algorithms Software Development in Java Object-Oriented Design Database Management Systems Systems Analysis and Modelling.
Specialist units include:
Information Technologies and Systems Change Management in IT Information Security Management Advanced Topics in IT Project Management Services Science Management and Engineering Information Technology Strategy and Value Knowledge Management Systems Data Analytics and Business Intelligence.
Classes are generally held in the evening to accommodate your professional commitments. We also offer a pathway for eligible candidates planning to pursue a research degree.
Depending on the level and type of your prior studies, you may be eligible for recognition of prior learning. This will reduce the length of your degree.
We also offer a graduate diploma (one year full time) and a graduate certificate (one semester full time).