Master of Information Technology Leadership

Course structure

You complete three units and 10 Professional Practice credentials.

To gain a Professional Practice credential, you'll have to demonstrate the capabilities you've acquired in the workplace.
 


 

Download the prospectus to find out more about the units and the Professional Practice credentials.

2 Core
Units

Each unit below is delivered online and takes approximately 11 weeks to complete in addition to assessment tasks.

  • Introduction to IT Professional Practice
  • Research and Development in Information Technology

Please note: As part of any master’s degree at Deakin University, you need to complete the compulsory, zero-credit-point unit Academic Integrity. This unit requires you to pass an online multiple-choice test.

Download the prospectus for more details.

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Credentials

Professional Practice credentials are designed to be completed between work and other commitments. You can work on them at any time throughout the year, rather than during a traditional semester or trimester.

You'll obtain each of the following Professional Practice credentials by writing a short reflective essay, submitting evidence and providing additional video testimony:

  • Communication
  • Digital literacy
  • Critical thinking
  • Problem solving
  • Self-management
  • Teamwork
  • Global citizenship
  • Professional ethics
  • Information Technology Professional Expertise 1 (depth)
  • Information Technology Professional Expertise 2 (breadth)

Download the prospectus to find out more about the units and the Professional Practice credentials.

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Capstone Unit

As part of the Master of Information Technology Leadership degree, you will need to complete the following capstone unit:

  • Mastery of Information Technology (two-credit points)

You will refine your skills by completing a professional project that demonstrates expertise and contributes to the field of IT management in a meaningful way.

Download the prospectus to find out more about the Capstone component.

Delivered 100% online

Our courses cater to busy and accomplished professionals who need as much flexibility as possible to complete their studies.

The coursework and assessment is designed specifically for a 100% online experience.

One-on-one support

You’ll be supported every step of the way.

Each student is provided with a Success Adviser, who provides help and support from enrolment through to graduation.