Master of Information Technology/Master of Business Administration (International)
Course summary for local students
|Award granted||Master of Information Technology / Master of Business Administration (International)|
|Length||2 years full-time or part-time equivalent|
Faculty of Science, Engineering and Built Environment
|CRICOS course code||060185M|
|Deakin course code||D754|
The Master of Information Technology/Master of Business Administration (International) combines two of Deakin University's premier postgraduate courses to meet the emergent need for highly proficient managers in an information-technology driven business world. This combined degree provides a combination of theoretical and practical skills in both modern information technology and recent development of business administration, as well as covering the technical and theoretical essentials of these two areas, giving you the opportunity to apply this knowledge in practice, helping you to become a qualified professional in both information technology and business administration.
Units in the course may include assessment hurdle requirements.
The course comprises a total of 16 credit points, which must include the following:
- 3 credit points of IT core units;
- one 4-credit point specialism from the Master of Information Technology;
- 1 credit point of elective Information Technology units;
- 8 credit points of Business Administration study comprising of 7 core units.
Information Technology component
Students complete 8 credit points as prescribed below:
|SIT705||Research Methods for IT|
5 credit points of elective units from the Master of Information Technology. Students must complete a 4 credit point specialism from the Master of Information Technology.
Business Administration (international component)
Students complete 8 credit points of Business Administration study comprising 7 core units and 1 unit selected from a group of three:
|MPE707||International Banking and Finance|
|MPT781/MPE781||Economics for Managers #|
|MPK732||Marketing Management *|
|MPM701||Business Process Management|
|MPM703||Business Strategy and Analysis|
|MPM735/MPT735||International Business Management (Tour) #|
Plus 1 credit point of units from:
|MPE711||Global Trade and Markets|
|MPK701||Research Design and Analysis|
|MPM722/MPR722||Human Resource Management (Residential) *|
* MPR code denotes residential version of the unit
# MPT code denotes study tour version of the unit
Specific Course Information
Students may choose to exit the Master of Information Technology/Master of Business Administration (International) early with either a Master of Business Administration (International) or Master of Information Technology. Subject to meeting the appropriate course rules, students may also elect to exit early into one of the Graduate Diplomas or Graduate Certificates that are approved exit points from these courses.
Students must have access to a suitable computer and a network connection. Information about the hardware and software requirements may be obtained from the School of Information Technology's website www.deakin.edu.au/sebe/it, or by telephone 03 9244 6699.