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ONLINE DEGREE

Professional Practice: Information Technology

This innovative program awards a degree level qualification largely based on recognition of professional practice.

Professional Practice: Information Technology

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Why join this degree?

This degree recognises the discipline-based knowledge and skills developed by professionals in the workplace. This is coupled with employability skills that are validated and endorsed through a final holistic assessment. Upon the completion of this degree, graduates will possess advanced skills and complex knowledge in the discipline areas they have selected.

Two programs in these degrees are on the FutureLearn platform. The credentials and final holistic assessment are completed directly with Deakin University.

Credentials are AU$495 each.

Which degree do you want to complete?

    Programs:

  1. Introduction to IT Professional Practice

  2. Research Methods for IT

    Programs:

  1. Introduction to IT Professional Practice

  2. Research Methods for IT

What are the benefits?

  • Learn when you want by watching videos, reading articles, doing tests, and completing assignments online
  • Join online discussions and collaborate with your peers in a virtual study group
  • Enjoy discussions with feedback from expert educators
  • Get full access to the university library, online resources and support

Who developed the degree?

Deakin is Australia’s eighth largest university with over 53 000 students from more than 100 countries, with one quarter choosing to study wholly online at our Cloud Campus.

What experience do you need?

Deakin University offers admission to postgraduate courses through a number of Admission categories. In all categories of admission, selection is based primarily on academic merit as indicated by an applicant’s previous academic record.

Graduate Certificate At least 5 years of relevant professional experience in information technology.

Master - Bachelor degree in any discipline AND at least 5 years of relevant professional experience in information technology - or Graduate Certificate of Professional Practice (Information Technology)

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Learn flexibly and pay as you go

You can pay for each program in the degree as you go, making it possible to gain a qualification in a flexible and affordable way.

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