The Master of Information and Communications Technology (Research) exposes you to advanced topics and research in the field of Information and Communications Technology.
This degree is comprised of a coursework component that is followed by a full-time-equivalent year of supervised research training. The main goal of the degree is to provide you with an opportunity to develop research skills appropriate to the ICT discipline.
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This degree provides a pathway to Higher Degree Research studies by engaging you in research projects within the University or in collaboration with an external organisation.
Fees and delivery
Year 1: $31,320*
Year 2: Domestic higher degree research candidates are provided with a funded place in the degree under the Australian Government Research Training Program (RTP).
There are overtime fees for higher degree research studies where RTP and Western Sydney University has been exceeded.
Fees: AUD $33,280*
Delivery: On campus
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As a graduate of this research course, you can look forward to career opportunities in:
- Systems Architecture
- Systems Integration
- Research and Academia
Systems Architects designs, develop, modify, document, test, implement, install and support software applications and systems.
Research Assistants are employed by a university or a research institute, for the purpose of assisting in academic research.
As an academic you will be challenged with real problems that require high skilled research. You will also lecture and tutor students at university level.
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*The tuition fees quoted above are the fees for the normal full-time study load of the course (80 credit points) per annum. International students will be subject to a variable fee regime; i.e. enrolled students will be required to pay fees during their course based on the approved fee for each calendar year. Fee changes (if any) will occur at 1 January each calendar year. Students who extend their course past the normal finish date of the course will be required to pay additional fees based on the prevailing fee level. Western Sydney University is a multi-campus institution. The University reserves the right to alter the location of its courses between campuses and other locations as necessary. Students should be aware of the possibility of change of location for the whole or part of courses for which they enrol and should plan for the need to travel between Western Sydney campuses.