Postgraduate major

IT Management (with Dissertation)

Learn to apply your information technology expertise to roles in management with this advanced-level IT qualification.

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MJ-ITMD

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Overview

Every industry needs more qualified professionals in the field of information technology. Get the specialised skills you need to lead a team as you explore knowledge management, data resources management and business analysis.

You’ll earn credit points by completing a dissertation as part of this course. Working closely with a supervisor, you’ll choose a topic and explore new approaches to information technology management and the latest developments in your area of interest.

If you’re eligible, you could complete this course through part-time study, so you can juggle your studies with your career and lifestyle commitments.

3 reasons to study Information Technology Management at Murdoch

  • Tailor your degree to suit your interests and IT career goals.
  • Learn in our IT Innovation Hub, a cutting-edge learning teaching and research facility, fitted out with the latest mixed and augmented reality equipment, operational data centre and high-performance computing capabilities.
  • Get mentored by our teaching and research staff who are IT professionals with experience driving change within their industry.

What you’ll learn

  • Learn to identify, evaluate and address the IT challenges faced in different industries.
  • Explore knowledge management, data resources management and business analysis.
  • Develop the skills you need to lead a team, work as part of a team and work on your own.
  • Learn to use creative thinking to communicate your ideas effectively.
  • Develop a deep understanding of the ethics of information technology and how to apply this knowledge in a range of professional settings.

Your future career

With a postgraduate qualification in IT, you’ll be qualified for a range of career opportunities across every industry. Your future roles could include a range of supervisory or management roles such as:

  • Chief Information Officer
  • IT Project Manager
  • Information Systems Manager
  • Technology Strategist
  • Business Intelligence Officer

Professional recognition

When you graduate, you’ll be ready to sit for industry certification exams, including Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), Certified Wireless Network Administrator (CWNA) and Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP).

 

For further admission information about this course, please download our Information Pack.

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English Requirements

You must meet a minimum standard in English to study at Murdoch, which can be demonstrated through either English proficiency testsuniversity preparation coursesEnglish language coursesprevious tertiary study or vocational education.

 

Advanced Standing

Everyone has a different path to university so if you’ve already completed formal or informal learning, you could receive advanced standing. Also known as recognition of prior learning, advanced standing can reduce the amount of study needed to complete your degree by giving you credit for certain units.

Formal learning can include previous study in higher education vocational education or adult and community education. Informal learning can include on the job learning, various kinds of work and life experience.

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Advanced Standing

Everyone has a different path to university so if you’ve already completed formal or informal learning, you could receive advanced standing. Also known as recognition of prior learning, advanced standing can reduce the amount of study needed to complete your degree by giving you credit for certain units.

Formal learning can include previous study in higher education vocational education or adult and community education. Informal learning can include on the job learning, various kinds of work and life experience.

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This information applies to courses offered at our Australian campuses only. Courses offered at our Dubai, Singapore and Myanmar campuses or delivered by Open Universities Australia may have different requirements.

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