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|Award granted||Master of Information Technology / Master of Business Administration (International)|
|Campus||Offered at Melbourne Burwood Campus|
|Length||2 years full-time or part-time equivalent|
|Next available intake|
March (Trimester 1), July (Trimester 2)
|Indicative annual fee 2013||$21,950* - Full-fee paying place|
|Level||Higher Degree Coursework (Masters and Doctorates)|
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.
Information Technology component
Students complete 8 credit points as prescribed below:
6 credit points of elective units from the Master of Information Technology. Students may opt to complete a specialism from the Master of Information Technology in one of the following areas:
Students who do not have an undergraduate degree in Information Technology or related fields are required to complete the following four MIT foundation units in place of electives:
|SIT772||Database and Information Retrieval|
|SIT773||Software Design and Engineering|
|SIT774||Web and Internet Programming|
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|
|MPE781||Economics for Managers|
|MPK732/MPR732||Marketing Management (Residential) *|
|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/MPT722||Human Resource Management (Tour) *#|
* MPR code denotes residential version of unit
#MPT code denotes study tour version of unit
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.
For entry to this course applicants must have normally completed an undergraduate degree equivalent to 3 years of tertiary study in an information technology or related discipline. All applicants must have evidence of completion of an undergraduate degree in English or an English language test that meets the current University requirements.
A grade point average of 65% or more in the undergraduate degree will normally be required.
Applications must be made directly to the University through the Applicant Portal. Details of available courses and application closing dates can be found on the Apply webpage. Please note that closing dates may vary for individual courses.
Your course may require further information in support of your application. Please refer to the faculty information website for further details.