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    Master of Information Technology (Computing Technology)

    University of Southern Queensland

    University of Southern Queensland

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    Australia, Toowoomba

    University RankQS Ranking
    413

    Key Facts

    Program Level

    Master by Course Work

    Study Type

    Full Time

    Delivery

    On Campus

    Online

    Course Code

    083407A

    Campuses

    Toowoomba

    Program Language

    English

    Start & Deadlines

    Next Intake Deadlines2-Sep-2024
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    Go to the official application for the university

    Duration 2 year(s)
    Tuition Fee
    AUD 30,280  / year
    Next Intake 2-Sep-2024

    Master of Information Technology (Computing Technology)

    About

    • The Master of Information Technology (Computing Technology) will provide you with industry-relevant skills in computing theory, practice and research. This specialisation is comparable to a Master of Computer Science at other learning institutions.
    • Explore the foundations of IT system administration and learn how to create and implement relational databases.
    • Develop an in-depth understanding of client-side and server-side web technology.
    • Gain hands-on experience with AAA (authentication, authorisation and accounting) as well as other security concepts, and explore the ethical and legal issues surrounding security and privacy.

    Further study

    After successful completion of the Master of Information Technology, you may be eligible to apply for the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD). Acceptance is dependent on your results and completion of certain courses as part of the degree.  

    Professional accreditation

    The Master of Information Technology is accredited at professional level by the Australian Computer Society (ACS) and, through the Seoul Accord, is recognised in other countries. The Seoul Accord is a multi-lateral agreement that allows ACS accreditation to be recognised globally. This means when you graduate, your degree will be recognised by other countries who are members of the Accord.

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  • Requirements

    Entry Requirements

    • Completion of an Australian university three year Bachelor degree in any area, or equivalent
      or
    • A minimum of five years’ professional work experience equivalent to a qualification at AQF Level 7.

    Work and life experience

    You may be able to use your work experience and other adjustment factors to increase your selection rank and meet UniSQ's entry requirements.

    English language requirements

    You are required to satisfy the applicable English language requirements and this degree requires a minimum of IELTS 6.0 or equivalent. If you do not meet the English language requirements you may apply to study a University-approved English language program.

    Pathways

    UniSQ offers a number of bachelor degrees for you to study to help you meet the entry requirements for your chosen degree.

    English Program Requirements

    Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) allows students to gain credit (advanced standing) towards their course in recognition of skills and knowledge gained through work experience, life experience and/or formal training. Applicants are assessed on a case-by-case basis.

    Career

    Graduates can find work as an ICT security specialist, cyber advisor, security risk analyst, information analyst, cyber security engineer, or technical advisor, within government, defence, health, or private businesses. These roles may include responsibilities such as security leadership and strategy, risk management, incident management, audit and compliance, and security operations.

    Fee Information

    Your actual fees may vary depending on the courses you select. We review our fees annually so these may be subject to change.

    Approximate annual costs1 for international students' first year of study (8 units) in this degree:

    Study Mode Cost
    External/Online

    You are responsible for the full cost of your course and are charged a tuition fee.

    AUD 30280
    On-campus

    You are responsible for the full cost of your course and are charged a tuition fee.

    AUD 30280

    1 These are indicative annual fees for 2024. 

    Student services and amenities fees

    You may need to pay student services and amenities (SA) fees as part of your course costs.

    Scholarships

    At UniSQ, we offer a range of scholarships to support your success at university. Find a scholarship that works for you.

    Tuition Fee

    AUD 30,280 

    How to Apply

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    You can apply for most undergraduate courses directly through our online application system.

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    University of Southern Queensland

    Master of Information Technology (Computing Technology)

    University of Southern Queensland

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    Toowoomba

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