The Master of Information Technology Management (MITM) program is for IT graduates and professionals who want to develop the skills needed to be part of an increasingly dynamic information technology industry. The program will enable you to understand and implement the latest advances in digital technology to deliver competitive advantage in a commercial setting.
At UOWD, the MITM program focuses on the strategic application of technology by integrating IT with fundamental business concepts and functions, enabling you to make the best business-technology decisions appropriate to the commercial environment. It will equip you with the knowledge and skills necessary to anticipate, manage and deliver technological advances, ensuring you stay at the forefront of this constantly evolving industry.
There is a rising demand across all business sectors for IT experts who can automate organisational processes utilising the latest innovations in technology. Students and graduates of the MITM typically work in occupations such as:
- IS Managers
- Systems Analysts
- Senior Programmers
- Network Managers
- Project Managers
- Database Administrators
- Telecommunications Managers
- Internet Architects
- Data Centre Managers
- Web Developers
- Security Specialists.
Accreditation and Recognition
This program is accredited by the UAE Ministry of Education - Higher Education Affairs and is fully recognised within the UAE, GCC nations and internationally for further education and employment in the private and public sectors.
In addition, the program is quality assured by UOW, which is registered with the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA), the national regulator of the higher education sector in Australia. UOWD graduates have the opportunity to exchange their UOWD degree for the equivalent UOW degree after completion.
There are two entry levels to the Master of Information Technology Management program. If you have completed a three year undergraduate degree program, or a four year program without a research component, you will enter the MITM at the foundation level. This will involve taking two subjects prior to starting out on the main program. If you have completed a four year degree that included a research component, you will enter directly onto the main program.
If you enter the program at the foundation level you will complete 12 subjects in total. If you go directly to the core program, you will complete 10 subjects. Students typically complete two subjects in a semester, which consists of 13 teaching weeks. Each subject requires one evening of attendance per week and classes are held 6:00pm - 9:30pm, Saturday - Thursday.
Foundation level students will complete two additional subjects which will be decided in consultation with the Faculty.
All students will complete the following subjects that form the core of the MITM program:
|ISIT901||Information Technology Strategic Planning|
|ISIT908||Information Technology Governance|
|ISIT946||Project and Change Management|
|ISIT937||IT Security and Risk Management|
|TBS981||Managing in Multinational Companies|
|TBS901||Accounting for Managers|
|ISIT990*||Professional Practice and Research Project|
*Carries 12 credit points – equivalent to 2 subjects
Students may choose any two electives from the list below:
|ENGG950||Innovation and Design|
|ISIT903||Enterprise Architecture Design|
|ISIT918||Corporate Network Management|
|ISIT916||Organisational Issues and Information Technology|
|MARK901||Internet Application for Marketing|
|TBS905||Economic Analysis of Business|
|TBS908||Supply Chain and Operations Management|
|TBS950||Quality in Management|
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