Master Business Administration - Master Information Technology

James Cook University

Program Description

Master Business Administration - Master Information Technology

James Cook University

Master Business Administration - Master Information Technology

Combine information technology skills with business and engineering skills to build profitable products and innovative services for organisations of the twenty-first century.


This joint degree is designed to address the growing demand for graduates skilled in a range of IT technologies, as well as a worldwide demand for graduates with the critical business acumen to fully leverage these technical skills into profitable products and services.

This joint degree provides training in a variety of computer skills, as well as theory and practical skills in the following:

  • Accounting;
  • Finance management;
  • Marketing;
  • Operations management;
  • E-business technologies;
  • Multimedia;
  • Programming;
  • Networking;
  • Software.

This joint Master Business Administration – Master Information Technology is for Computer Science and Information Technology graduates who are interested in business and capable of extending their technical computing and information technology skills beyond the ordinary to develop profitable products and innovative services for employers.

The Master Business Administration – Master Information Technology program has a flexible choice of electives which allow students to embellish other areas of interest aside from computing, information technology and business to produce well rounded graduates with the advanced people and project management skills, ethical behaviour and professional vigour demanded in today’s face paced business environment.

Admission Requirements

  • Completion of an undergraduate degree, equivalent to an Australian bachelor degree, in Information Technology or a related discipline, from this or another university; or
  • Completion of either the Graduate Diploma or the Graduate Certificate of Information Technology from this university; or
  • Other qualifications or practical experience recognised by the Pro-Vice-Chancellor of the Faculty of Law, Business and the Creative Arts as equivalent to the above.
  • Students of non English speaking backgrounds must have an adequate English language capacity assessed under the Australian International English Language Testing System. An IELTS score of 6.0 with no component lower than 5.5 is required (Band 1 at JCU).

Course Structure

Core Subjects
CP5046:03 ICT Project 1: Analysis and Design

CP5047:03 ICT Project 2: Implementation and Commissioning

CP5310:03 E-Business Technologies

CP5503:03 Enterprise Database Systems - Oracle

CP5603:03 Advanced E-Security

CP5605:03 Advanced Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery

LB5221:03 Indigenous and Ethnic Entrepreneurship or LB5222:03 Technopreneurship: the E entrepreneur or LB5234:03 Leading and Managing organisational Change

LB5228:03 The Changing Business Environment

LB5229:03 Economics for a Sustainable World

LB5230:03 Managing Strategic Resources and Operations

LB5231:03 Corporate Responsibility and Governance

LB5232:03 Marketing, Customer Engagement, Social Media and Marketing

LB5233:03 Strategic and Responsible Innovation Management

LB5235:03 Practical or Research Project

Options
Select 3 credit points of any CP level 5 subjects

PLUS

Select 3 credit points of any level 5 subjects

CRICOS code:     053817J

This school offers programs in:
  • English
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
July 2017
Feb. 2017
Duration
Duration
2 years
Part time
Full time
Price
Price
24,000 AUD
Information
Deadline
Start date July 2017
Place
Australia Cairns, Queensland
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Australia Townsville, Queensland
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Duration 2 years
Price 24,000 AUD
$24,000 AUD per year
Start date Feb. 2017
Place
Australia Townsville, Queensland
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End date Request Info
Australia Cairns, Queensland
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 2 years
Price 24,000 AUD
$24,000 AUD per year