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Science, Engineering and Technology


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Master's by coursework

2012 Master of Information Technology(S7S)

Responsible faculty or institute:
Science, Engineering and Technology (principal)
Campus(es) Offered:
Course Duration: Minimum 1 yrs, Maximum 3 yrs.
Course Contact (faculty or school):

Faculty of Science, Engineering & Technology (03) 6226 2125 or School of Computing and Information Systems (03) 6226 2900 (Hobart) or (03) 6324 3469 (Launceston) or


Special Note: This Masters course is not approved by DEEWR for student income support payments (i.e. Youth Allowance and Austudy).

A master-degree-by-coursework course has been designed for those with a bachelor degree and varying levels of experience and study in Computing. It provides a flexible pathway into advanced studies in Computing.

Admission & Prerequisites

A bachelor degree from an accredited tertiary institution.

Course Objectives

This is an accelerated conversion course for non-computing graduates, with varying levels of computing experience. The main objective is to produce a computer professional with the ability to apply the knowledge in Computer Science and Software Engineering to provide solutions in the workplace.

Career Outcomes

On graduation students are equipped to work as computing professionals possessing a specialised area of knowledge.

Professional Recognition

MIT students are eligible for student membership of the Australian Computer Society (ACS) and the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). On completion of the degree and entry into the computing profession, graduates can apply to become full members these bodies.

Miscellaneous Information

Students without relevant experience may be required to study up to 8 (qualifying) units (100%).

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