Drive innovation and harness technology with an information technology degree from Australia’s top university for computer science*. Be guided by world-leading academics in cybersecurity, data mining, machine learning, computational health, human computer interaction and distributed computing. At Melbourne you’ll build the advanced technical expertise and teamwork skills to keep agile in a rapidly evolving industry.

The Master of Computer Science will knowledge systems, programming languages and distributed computing, information systems, mathematics/statistics, spatial information science or linguistics.

Duration 2 years full-time / 4 years part-time
Mode Temporarily online
Closing date (DOM | INT) 30 November 2020

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Complete an industry project and learn to use the power of data in a digital economy, combining computer science and statistics.

Duration 2 years full-time / 4 years part-time
Mode Temporarily online
Closing date (DOM) 30 November 2020
Closing date (INT) 31 October 2020

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Blend business and IT to drive organisational and technological change and transform the way the world works at Australia’s top university for computer science and information systems*. The Master of Information Systems will offer the flexibility to choose your specialisation as you develop expertise across project and change management, emerging technologies, IT strategy and governance, security and service provision.

Duration 2 years full-time / 4 years part-time
Mode Temporarily online
Closing date (DOM | INT) 30 November 2020

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The Master of Information Technology is for students who want to gain advanced technical IT skills and expertise in computing, cybersecurity, distributed computing, spatial information, human-computer interaction or artificial intelligence. You’ll be equipped to create technical solutions and drive success in business, government, health, entertainment, society and more.

Duration 2 years full-time / 4 years part-time
Mode Temporarily online
Closing date (DOM | INT) 30 November 2020

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The Master of IT Management (Executive) is a unique online course covering critical areas in information systems management and digital business. As a student of this course, you will develop capabilities in supporting, managing and changing business processes through information and communication technology (ICT).

Duration 1 year full-time / 2 years part-time
Mode Fully online
Closing date (DOM | INT) 11 January 2021

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Duration 1 year part-time
Mode Fully online
Closing date (DOM | INT) TBC

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This course provides students with any undergraduate degree and some programming/maths experience with the equivalent of a major in Computer Science, effectively equivalent to the second 50 points of the Graduate Diploma in Computer Science.

Duration 6 months full-time
Mode Temporarily online
Closing date (DOM | INT) 30 November 2020

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The Graduate Diploma in Computer Science provides students with any undergraduate degree and some programming/maths experience with the equivalent of a major in Computer Science.

Duration 1 year full-time
Mode Temporarily online
Closing date (DOM | INT) 30 November 2020

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Develop your fundamental skills in computer science and statistics to keep pace with a data-driven market. Upskill or follow this pathway to the masters program.

Duration 1 year full-time
Mode Temporarily online
Closing date (DOM) 30 November 2020
Closing date (INT) 31 October 2020

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Cybersecurity in Organisations offers the chance for current or aspiring cybersecurity managers to expand their knowledge of the cyber-threat landscape and better understand the security requirements of organisations.

Duration 3 weeks (28 hours) + 1 week for assessment
Mode Fully online
Closing date (DOM | INT) 4 November 2020

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Strategy in a Disruptive Environment examines this ongoing disruption and the impact it is having on the art of strategic planning.  You will explore how information technologies are strategically deployed to support business activities, and consider new and emerging organisational structures.

Duration 4 weeks (20 hours) + 22 hours for assessment
Mode Fully online
Closing date (DOM | INT) 11 November 2020

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Strategic Data in Organisations explores the challenges related to data storage and how an organisation can leverage analytics to gain a competitive advantage in their market.

Duration 4 weeks (21 hours) + 21 hours for assessment
Mode Fully online
Closing date (DOM | INT) 4 November 2020

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Why study at the University of Melbourne?

Ranked #1 in Australia for Computer Science and Statistics*

Learn from leading experts in computer science, cybersecurity, artificial intelligence, information systems, human-computer interaction and data science

Apply your skills in an industry aligned curriculum. Access internships, industry projects, and innovation challenges with industry mentors

*QS World University Ranking by subject 2020

I chose the University of Melbourne because it is in the top 32 universities worldwide for computer science and is well-known for high-quality research. What I’ve most enjoyed about my studies is the diversity of people in my course: students and lecturers. I love seeing various ideas and perspectives from others.

Sonny Theo Tumbur
Master of Computer Science
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