The Information Technology Sector is central to the nation’s security, economy, and public health and safety as businesses, governments, academia, and private citizens are increasingly dependent upon Information Technology Sector functions. As part of the College of Computing and Software Engineering, the IT Department offers an undergraduate Bachelor of Science in IT (BSIT) , Bachelor of Applied Science (BASIT – requiring a 2 year AAS degree from one of our Technical College System of GA schools), and the Master of Science in IT (MSIT).
All students enrolled in the Bachelor of Information Technology (Professional) automatically receive a La Trobe or Industry-sponsored scholarship of A$2000 per year for the first two years of study, on top of the A$20,000 industry scholarship or salary as negotiated with your employer.
If you are a national of any other country you may need a visa to study in the UK. Please see our Visas and immigration page for further information. Similarly, only half as many girls as boys said technology was their favourite subject (29% vs 55%). The latest edition of the Thomson Reuters Journal Citation Reports® has been published, and we are pleased to announce that the new Impact Factor for Journal of Information Technology is 3.789, rising from 3.532 last year. If you are considering a career in Information Technology, you’ll soon realize that there are many occupations available and that IT careers give you the flexibility to work in many different industries. Chief technology officer : This person sets all technology goals and policies within an organization.
The events of September 11, 2001, highlighted the FBI’s need for a robust IT infrastructure that could integrate and manage the FBI’s information across several computer systems to support its mission. Chief information officer : This person is responsible for IT and computer systems that support the enterprise’s goals. IT teams depend on a wide range of specialized information and technology skills and knowledge to support equipment, applications and activities. The programme covers fields as diverse as software development, interaction design and network technology.
In these classes you’ll develop an understanding of infrastructure technology, planning and management and develop ways to understand systems and implement technical programs including e-commerce, data systems and mobile applications. IT includes several layers of physical equipment ( hardware ), virtualization and management or automation tools, operating systems and applications ( software ) used to perform essential functions. The good news is that correcting such cultural, institutional and unconscious biases is not all that difficult.