RMIT University

Introduction

RMIT is a global university of technology and design and Australia's largest tertiary institution. The University enjoys an international reputation for excellence in practical education and outcome-oriented research.

RMIT is a leader in technology, design, global business, communication, global communities, health solutions and urban sustainable futures.

RMIT has three campuses in Melbourne, Australia, and two in Vietnam. We offer programs through partners in Singapore, Hong Kong, mainland China, Malaysia, India and Europe. We enjoy research and industry partnerships on every continent.

The University's student population of 74,000 includes 30,000 international students, of whom more than 17,000 are taught offshore (almost 6,000 at RMIT Vietnam).

Our education

RMIT
makes a difference to the lives of our students, our staff and our community through our educational programs.

We are committed to building new teaching spaces that engage students in active learning and fostering innovation in curriculum design so students graduate with appropriate skills. Pathways between vocational and higher education offer students flexible entry opportunities, or the option of qualifications combining the best of both.

Our curricula are designed for 21st century learners and our students are able to put theory into practice through work integrated learning opportunities. Our excellent teachers are recognised through national and discipline teaching awards. RMIT offers a transformative educational experience through its various industry and global partners.

Research at RMIT

As a global university of technology and design, RMIT brings unique capabilities to research through a transdisciplinary approach. Our academic expertise, strong links to research partners and consideration of technological and social dimensions enables us to find solutions to critical problems impacting communities and the environment.

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Programmes

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Master

Master of Advertising

Campus Full time 1,5  January 2017 Australia Melbourne

This program is the only one offered in Australia, providing industry-focused and in-depth analysis of advertising by academic and professional... [+]

Master of Advertising

This program is the only one offered in Australia, providing industry-focused and in-depth analysis of advertising by academic and professional sources from around the world.Throughout this program you will learn from industry-connected teachers and develop the following skills:

conduct, use and critically evaluate research while understanding its significance for decision-making in a global communication and convergent media context evaluate and apply theories to devise and present advertising communication strategies and solutions based on market sectors and industry trends solve advertising and marketing communications problems on your own and as an interdisciplinary team member critically analyse and respond to the sustainable, social, technological, historical and economic changes that affect and influence the advertising and marketing communication industry reflect on your own and others' practice in relation to change, professional responsibilities and theoretical perspectives of advertising strategy communicate knowledge through understanding your own practice in relation to industry literature and best practice develop your leadership skills for contemporary and emerging advertising practices. ... [-]

Master of Analytics

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

Prepare yourself for statistical analysis in the business world. You'll gain complementary skills in analytics, and tap into statistics, operations research... [+]

Master of Analytics

 

Prepare yourself for statistical analysis in the business world. You'll gain complementary skills in analytics, and tap into statistics, operations research, business, economics, finance and marketing.The high-growth field of analytics requires skilled analysts who can make data-driven decisions. This program will provide you a platform to become a key problem solver in business operations.

 

 

Learning and teaching

RMIT offers a variety of learning and teaching approaches including lectures, seminars, studios, workshops, presentations, group discussions and syndicate work. These are primarily in English.You will have access to the Learning Hub and other online and digital resources through the myRMIT student portal.Ongoing assessment throughout the semester includes examinations, essays, reports, oral classes, presentations, group projects, research projects, laboratory projects and practical assignments.... [-]


Master of Applied Science (Built Environment)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

The Master of Applied Science in the Built Environment degree will provide you with a foundation for further studies at PhD level and prepare you for... [+]

Master of Applied Science (Built Environment)

 

The Master of Applied Science in the Built Environment degree will provide you with a foundation for further studies at PhD level and prepare you for employment in research-based senior leadership and management positions in a variety of government, non-government and corporate environments.Individually supervised research programs are available in the following areas of focus:

building and construction education engineering information technology occupational health and safety/ well-being project management property valuation sustainability and the built environment.

On completion of this Master program you will have:... [-]


Master of Applied Science (Food Science and Technology)

Campus Full time July 2017 Australia Melbourne

Prepare for management positions in the food science and technology industry by studying food processing, food preservation and the general... [+]

Master of Applied Science (Food Science and Technology)

 

Prepare for management positions in the food science and technology industry by studying food processing, food preservation and the general properties of food materials.You'll learn to recognise and eliminate/reduce the potential hazards in food science to keep the community's food supply safe.Being primarily focused on food science and technology, the course calls for a background in fundamental science. A background in food science is not mandatory.The Master suits recent science graduates (including engineering and agriculture) who want professional training as food technologists. It would also suit someone already working in the food industry seeking to improve their professional standing.... [-]


Master of Applied Science (Geospatial Information)

Campus Full time 1,5  January 2017 Australia Melbourne

In these programs you’ll build your skills working with geospatial data and learn to apply geospatial technologies. You can take specialist elective streams in... [+]

Master of Applied Science (Geospatial Information)

 

In these programs you’ll build your skills working with geospatial data and learn to apply geospatial technologies. You can take specialist elective streams in environmental studies, geographic information systems, remote sensing, satellite positioning, multimedia cartography and computer science.We also offer background courses in software techniques and applications, computer mapping and land development.To support these technological skills, you’ll study environmental management, natural resource management and geography.This Master of Applied Science (Geospatial Information) suits individuals who’ve achieved good results in their undergraduate studies and/or have worked in a related industry for 3 or more years.... [-]


Master of Applied Science (Information Security and Assurance)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

In an increasingly networked world, information security and assurance are fundamental to organisational success. From the latest internet worm to identity... [+]

Master of Applied Science (Information Security and Assurance)

 

In an increasingly networked world, information security and assurance are fundamental to organisational success. From the latest internet worm to identity theft, the danger is no more than a mouse-click away.This program develops the key skills and knowledge you need to meet online security challenges. You'll learn about:

wireless LAN security the Advanced Encryption Standard RSA elliptic curve cryptography smart cards biometrics information systems risk management.

The Master program is aimed at information security managers providing principles underlying the components of information security systems, and technical specialists who are interested in the implementation or critical evaluation of information security systems.Alternatively, those interested in the role of a systems administrator or risk analysis consultant can choose to exit the program at Graduate Diploma level.This Master program also offers opportunities for internships in the information security industry.... [-]


Master of Applied Science (Property, Construction and Project Management) by Research

Campus Full time July 2017 Australia Melbourne

As a Master of Applied Science student, you'll undertake research that impacts the property, construction and project management industries and professions... [+]

Master of Applied Science (Property, Construction and Project Management) by Research

 

You'll develop an advanced body of knowledge in a range of stimulating, real-life research contexts.As a Master of Applied Science student, you'll undertake research that impacts the property, construction and project management industries and professions, drawing on the teaching staff's extensive base of research expertise.Staff are on hand to discuss ideas and options with motivated graduates, preferably with a Master degree, with research interests in the broad areas of property, construction or project management that align with the expertise of the program's academic staff.Aligned with RMIT's global network of partnerships and industries, the School's innovative research is the forefront of critical and strategic thinking.... [-]


Master of Architecture

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

Discipline-specific and design focused, the Master of Architecture focuses on developing the core skills of architectural design to an... [+]

Master of Architecture

 

Discipline-specific and design focused, the Master of Architecture focuses on developing the core skills of architectural design through to an advanced level. You'll enhance your understanding of architecture and design-based research, acquire diverse skills, undertake a variety of learning experiences and gain critical awareness of your own work.RMIT Architecture graduates are design innovators who continue to achieve at the highest levels and are acknowledged by the national and international architectural profession. In 2012 RMIT student Ton Vu was shortlisted for The Architectural Review’s “Global Architecture Graduate Awards”, a shortlist of only 10 students worldwide and containing no other candidates from Australian or New Zealand universities.Our students have also been extremely successful in recent years in the Architecture Australia (AA) “Unbuilt Architecture Awards”, open not only to students but to registered architects. The Australian Institute of Architects (AIA) “National Australian Achievement in Architecture Awards” recognise and honour the accomplishments of individuals who contribute to society through architecture and the built environment, and RMIT-affiliated recipients featured prominently in the 2013 awards.... [-]


Master of Biotechnology

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne Victoria + 1 more

Join the rapidly expanding area of biotechnology. You can study one of the major streams - Clinical Microbiology, Food Microbiology, Food Science and... [+]

Master of Biotechnology

 

Join the rapidly expanding area of biotechnology. You can study one of the major streams - Clinical Microbiology, Food Microbiology or Food Science and Technology - or you can combine courses and graduate with a generic degree in biotechnology.This program emphasises the application of new knowledge and technologies to practical problems.In addition to the coursework component, this program includes one optional semester of work experience or a research component.

 

 

Learning and teaching

You'll experience learning methods like formal lectures, flexible learning activities, review of current literature, oral presentations and practical experience. Emphasis is on application of new knowledge to practical problems and development of practical skills in the resepective topic areas.RMIT offers a variety of learning and teaching approaches including lectures, seminars, studios, workshops, presentations, group discussions and syndicate work. These are primarily in English. You will have access to online resources through the myRMIT student portal.Ongoing assessment throughout the semester includes examinations, essays, reports, oral classes, presentations, group projects, research projects, laboratory projects and practical assignments.... [-]


Master of Biotechnology (Clinical Microbiology)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne Victoria + 1 more

In this clinical microbiology program you'll study molecular biology and immunology, molecular pathogenesis of human and animal infections, and diagnosis... [+]

Master of Biotechnology (Clinical Microbiology)

 

Join the rapidly expanding area of biotechnology.In this clinical microbiology program you'll study molecular biology and immunology, molecular pathogenesis of human and animal infections, and diagnosis of major microbial infections including molecular techniques for rapid diagnosis.Special emphasis is placed on the application of new technologies to solve problems like development of new diagnostic tests and vaccines.You'll develop skills in critical evaluation of scientific literature and oral and written communication in biotechnology.

 

 

Learning and teaching

RMIT offers a variety of learning and teaching approaches including lectures, seminars, studios, workshops, presentations, group discussions and syndicate work. These are primarily in English. You will have access to online resources through the myRMIT student portal.Ongoing assessment throughout the semester includes examinations, essays, reports, oral classes, presentations, group projects, research projects, laboratory projects and practical assignments.... [-]


Master of Biotechnology (Food Microbiology)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne Victoria + 1 more

In this food microbiology program you’ll study molecular biology and immunology, and courses covering microbiology of foods with respect to food spoilage... [+]

Master of Biotechnology (Food Microbiology)

 

Join the rapidly expanding area of biotechnology.In this food microbiology program you’ll study molecular biology and immunology, and courses covering microbiology of foods with respect to food spoilage organisms and food-borne pathogens.Special emphasis is placed on the application of new technologies to solve problems like investigations of outbreaks of food-borne disease.

 

 

Learning and teaching

RMIT offers a variety of learning and teaching approaches including lectures, seminars, studios, workshops, presentations, group discussions and syndicate work. These are primarily in English. You will have access to online resources through the myRMIT student portal.Ongoing assessment throughout the semester includes examinations, essays, reports, oral classes, presentations, group projects, research projects, laboratory projects and practical assignments.... [-]


Master of Biotechnology (Food Science and Technology)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne Victoria + 1 more

This food science and technology program offers you courses in molecular biology and immunology, bringing together modern practices in food processing and... [+]

Master of Biotechnology (Food Science and Technology)

 

Join the rapidly expanding area of biotechnology.This food science and technology program offers you courses in molecular biology and immunology, bringing together modern practices in food processing and recent advances in biotechnology.This program emphasises the application of new knowledge and technologies to practical problems.

 

 

Learning and teaching

RMIT offers a variety of learning and teaching approaches including lectures, seminars, studios, workshops, presentations, group discussions and syndicate work. These are primarily in English. You will have access to online resources through the myRMIT student portal.Ongoing assessment throughout the semester includes examinations, essays, reports, oral classes, presentations, group projects, research projects, laboratory projects and practical assignments.... [-]


Master of Business (Accountancy)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

In the accountancy masters by research program you will develop advanced skills to prepare you for a career in academia and other settings in which the... [+]

Master of Business (Accountancy)

 

In the accountancy masters by research program you will develop advanced skills to prepare you for a career in academia and other settings in which the ability to synthesise knowledge and exercise systematic and critical analytical skills to effectively communicate research findings is required.This master degree may be undertaken in a project or thesis mode.You can specialise in:

accounting education auditing, accountability and regulation financial accounting social and environmental accountability corporate governance.

Learning and teaching

RMIT's Swanston Academic Building is the base for your business research career.The building's features include:... [-]


Master of Business (Business Information Systems)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

In the Business Information Systems masters by research program you will develop advanced skills to prepare you for a career in academia and other... [+]

Master of Business (Business Information Systems)

 

In the Business Information Systems masters by research program you will develop advanced skills to prepare you for a career in academia and other settings in which the ability to synthesise knowledge and exercise systematic and critical analytical skills to effectively communicate research findings is required.This master degree may be undertaken in a project or thesis mode.You can specialise in:

digital economy e-health green IT human-computer interaction IT policy knowledge management mobile technologies systems evaluation and modeling.

Research in the School of Business IT and Logistics... [-]


Master of Business (Economics, Finance and Marketing)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

In the Economics, Finance and Marketing masters by research program you will develop advanced skills to prepare you for a career in academia and other... [+]

Master of Business (Economics, Finance and Marketing)

 

In the Economics, Finance and Marketing masters by research program you will develop advanced skills to prepare you for a career in academia and other settings in which the ability to synthesise knowledge and exercise systematic and critical analytical skills to effectively communicate research findings is required.This master degree may be undertaken in a project or thesis mode.You can specialise in:

Economics Finance Marketing

Learning and teaching

RMIT's Swanston Academic Building is the base for your business research career.The building's features include:

interactive lecture and tutorial spaces, lectorial theatres, small-group rooms and other innovative spaces to support enterprise formation. Formal learning areas interspersed with retail and social spaces and scenic outlooks over the city of Melbourne. wireless connection to printers, the web and specialist learning resources the School of Graduate Research office 5 Star Green Star Rating for Australian Excellence in sustainable design ... [-]

Master of Business (Management)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

In the management masters by research program you will develop advanced skills to prepare you for a career in academia and other settings in which the... [+]

Master of Business (Management)

 

In the management masters by research program you will develop advanced skills to prepare you for a career in academia and other settings in which the ability to synthesise knowledge and exercise systematic and critical analytical skills to effectively communicate research findings is required.This master degree may be undertaken in a project or thesis mode.You can specialise in:

employment relations entrepreneurship and innovation global business organisational behaviour and theory

Program structure

You will undertake the masters program under the supervision of an appointed research supervisor.The masters program is structured to enable you to:... [-]


Master of Business (Property)

Campus Full time 1,5  January 2017 Australia Melbourne

Are you entrepreneurial? Do you have a keen eye for property opportunities? This program gives you the academic and practical training to become a... [+]

Master of Business (Property)

Are you entrepreneurial? Do you have a keen eye for property opportunities? This program gives you the academic and practical training to become a decision maker and manager in the property industry.As a property investor and developer you'll buy land, finance property deals and build (or employ builders for) projects. You will create, imagine, control and orchestrate the process of property investment and development from beginning to end.As a property professional you'll work with many stakeholders including financial institutes, architects, city planners, engineers, surveyors, inspectors, contractors, leasing agents and more.With this program, you'll:... [-]


Master of Business (Supply Chain Logistics)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

In the Supply Chain and Logistics masters by research program you will develop advanced skills to prepare you for a career in academia and other settings in... [+]

Master of Business (Supply Chain Logistics)

 

In the Supply Chain and Logistics masters by research program you will develop advanced skills to prepare you for a career in academia and other settings in which the ability to synthesise knowledge and exercise systematic and critical analytical skills to effectively communicate research findings is required.This master degree may be undertaken in a project or thesis mode.You can specialise in:

e-supply chain solution and collaboration freight logistics and warehousing global supply chain design and optimisation lean logistics lean Six Sigma and quality management port management and maritime logistics retail logistics and supply chain simulation reverse logistics and green supply chain supply chain complexity and risk supply chain and sustainability strategic procurement and low-cost country sourcing tourism and humanitarian logistics transport planning and spatial modeling. ... [-]

Master of Business Information Technology

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

Our program produces ethically and socially responsible professionals ready to innovate and lead in the changing business IT environment... [+]

Master of Business Information Technology

Gain cutting-edge business IT knowledge and learn how to create successful business information systems solutions.You will develop technical and leadership capabilities to prepare you for challenging positions in business and government organisations.Our program produces ethically and socially responsible professionals ready to innovate and lead in the changing business IT environment.

 

 

Learning and teaching

Your courses may be offered during the day and late afternoon/early evening.Some advanced level elective workshops are offered over several days and/or weekends.RMIT's Swanston Academic Building features wireless connection to printers, the web and specialist learning resources, interactive lecture and tutorial spaces, lectorial theatres, small-group rooms and other innovative learning spaces as well as retail and social spaces.RMIT offers a variety of learning and teaching approaches including lectures, seminars, studios, workshops, presentations, group discussions and syndicate work. These are primarily in English. You will have access to online resources through the myRMIT student portal.Ongoing assessment throughout the semester includes examinations, essays, reports, presentations, group projects, research projects, quizzes and tests, blog journals and practical assignments.... [-]


Master of Business Information Technology (Accelerated)

Campus Full time 1,5  January 2017 Australia Melbourne

Gain cutting-edge business IT knowledge and learn how to create successful business information systems solutions. You will develop technical and... [+]

Master of Business Information Technology (Accelerated)

 

Gain cutting-edge business IT knowledge and learn how to create successful business information systems solutions.You will develop technical and leadership capabilities to prepare you for challenging positions in business and government organisations.Our program produces ethically and socially responsible professionals ready to innovate and lead in the changing business IT environment.

 

 

Learning and teaching

Your courses may be offered during the day and late afternoon/early evening.Some advanced level elective workshops are offered over several days and/or weekends.RMIT's Swanston Academic Building features wireless connection to printers, the web and specialist learning resources, interactive lecture and tutorial spaces, lectorial theatres, small-group rooms and other innovative learning spaces as well as retail and social spaces.RMIT offers a variety of learning and teaching approaches including lectures, seminars, studios, workshops, presentations, group discussions and syndicate work. These are primarily in English. You will have access to online resources through the myRMIT student portal.Ongoing assessment throughout the semester includes examinations, essays, reports, presentations, group projects, research projects, quizzes and tests, blog journals and practical assignments.... [-]


Master of Commerce (Accelerated)

Campus Full time 1,5  January 2017 Australia Melbourne

The Master of Commerce caters to students from many different backgrounds and is highly student-centred in its teaching and learning approach... [+]

Master of Commerce (Accelerated)

Design your own flexible program of study from existing RMIT postgraduate courses to meet your personal career aspirations.The Master of Commerce caters to students from many different backgrounds and is highly student-centred in its teaching and learning approach.

 

 

Learning and teaching

Classes may be held during the evenings, or as full day or weekend sessions at the Melbourne City campus. The exact format varies from course to course. Students might be required to undertake solo or group work, and independent study and project work outside of teaching periods.RMIT's Swanston Academic Building features wireless connection to printers, the web and specialist learning resources, interactive lecture and tutorial spaces, lectorial theatres, small-group rooms and other innovative learning spaces as well as retail and social spaces.RMIT offers a variety of learning and teaching approaches including lectures, seminars, studios, workshops, presentations, group discussions and syndicate work. These are primarily in English. You will have access to online resources through the myRMIT student portal.Ongoing assessment throughout the semester includes examinations, essays, reports, presentations, group projects, research projects, quizzes and tests, blog journals and practical assignments.... [-]


Master of Commerce (without advanced standing)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

The Master of Commerce caters to students from many different backgrounds and is highly student-centred in its teaching and learning approach... [+]

Master of Commerce (without advanced standing)

 

Design your own flexible program of study from existing RMIT postgraduate courses to meet your personal career aspirations.The Master of Commerce caters to students from many different backgrounds and is highly student-centred in its teaching and learning approach.

 

 

Learning and teaching

Classes may be held during the evenings, or as full day or weekend sessions at the Melbourne City campus. The exact format varies from course to course. Students might be required to undertake solo or group work, and independent study and project work outside of teaching periods.RMIT's Swanston Academic Building features wireless connection to printers, the web and specialist learning resources, interactive lecture and tutorial spaces, lectorial theatres, small-group rooms and other innovative learning spaces as well as retail and social spaces.RMIT offers a variety of learning and teaching approaches including lectures, seminars, studios, workshops, presentations, group discussions and syndicate work. These are primarily in English. You will have access to online resources through the myRMIT student portal.Ongoing assessment throughout the semester includes examinations, essays, reports, presentations, group projects, research projects, quizzes and tests, blog journals and practical assignments.... [-]


Master of Communication

Campus Full time 1,5  January 2017 Australia Melbourne

This program provides a combination of theoretical communication studies, professional training and research, with courses offered in everything... [+]

Master of Communication

Are you interested in understanding the social context of the communication industry?This program provides a combination of theoretical communication studies, professional training and research, with courses offered in everything from philosophy to new media and cultural studies.The program’s unique flexibility, commitment to relevance and passion for diversity allows you to design your own study program according to your personal needs and interests.As a full-time or part-time student, you will be exposed to various modes of study as well as cutting-edge knowledge in communication research and professional practice. Much of the program’s strength lies in the diversity of students it attracts, which also enriches your learning experience.... [-]


Master of Communication Design

Campus Full time 1,5  January 2017 Australia Melbourne

This program focuses on design application, theory, new technologies and global business practices as they relate to the communication design industry... [+]

Master of Communication Design

 

This program focuses on design application, theory, new technologies and global business practices as they relate to the communication design industry.The face-to-face aspect of this program is delivered in a dedicated real-world design studio called 'The Works', a collaborative design consultancy housed within RMIT. The Works' mission is to provide an educational environment that facilitates your engagement with entrepreneurship through design. Through this immersive studio environment you will develop, design and create participatory design projects with business, the community and government. Projects range from small communication design artefacts to strategic design thinking that engages community.You’ll monitor and evaluate current trends in the communication design discipline with a focus on collaborative studio practice and design entrepreneurship, while studying with students from other disciplines.Upon graduation you’ll be an advanced creative practitioner, able to critically engage with communication design practice in the broader context of the global media and communication industry and interdisciplinary practice. You’ll be prepared for professional and leadership roles in communication design studios, digital and web design consultancies, in-house design studios within business entities and community organisations.Graduate Diploma exit points are available.... [-]


Master of Computer Science

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

This program is for people with an undergraduate degree in computer science, ICT or significant work experience and is suitable for students who wish... [+]

Master of Computer Science

 

Build on your existing computer science or information and communications technology (ICT) skills and apply them to practical problems through a number of key roles in industry, government or business.This program is for people with an undergraduate degree in computer science, ICT or significant work experience and is suitable for students who wish to study advanced computer science topics to enhance their career prospects. You will move through a wide range of real-world problems, developing a skill set spanning theoretical and algorithmic foundations and cutting-edge developments in computing.You will specialise in one of these industry focused areas:... [-]


Master of Computing

Campus Full time July 2017 Australia Melbourne

This flexible program provides graduates from computing and non-computing backgrounds with the chance to complete a cutting-edge specialisation. [+]

Master of Computing

 

This flexible program provides graduates from computing and non-computing backgrounds with the chance to complete a cutting-edge specialisation.You'll achieve mastery in a discipline area and gain critical technical knowledge required by software team leaders and software project managers.You can specialise in:

advanced databases computer security intelligent systems networked and distributed systems software engineering web-based computing.

When you graduate, the School will issue you a letter that identifies your specialisation.

 

 

Duration

1.5 years full-time or 3 years part-timeThis incorporates Graduate Diploma: 1 year full-time or 2 years part-time and Graduate Certificate: 1 semester full-time or 1 year part-time.... [-]


Master of Creative Media

Campus Full time July 2017 Australia Melbourne

This production-based program invites you to push your discipline practice to a new level while simultaneously developing a deeper, more reflective... [+]

Master of Creative Media

 

You'll produce animation and interactive media creative works that reflect a clear vision, are creatively and technically excellent and apply knowledge and skills derived from the program and your practice.This production-based program invites you to push your discipline practice to a new level while simultaneously developing a deeper, more reflective understanding of your work and its global context.As well as production-based outcomes, you'll also develop the ability to critically analyse and write about your own and others' creative outputs, within the contextual frame of industry relevance.

 

 

Learning and teaching... [-]


Master of Design (Architecture and Design)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

The School of Architecture and Design at RMIT is widely recognised for innovative leadership and contribution to excellence in design research... [+]

Master of Design (Architecture and Design)

 

The School of Architecture and Design at RMIT is widely recognised for innovative leadership and contribution to excellence in design research. At RMIT we contend that research is conducted through designing and that the process of designing, as a means of increasing knowledge, parallels research in other areas in fascinating ways.Research candidates are supported and engaged in communities of design practice where learning is fundamentally a social phenomenon; where knowledge is integrated in the life of these communities that share interests, discourses and ways of doing things.The Master of Design may be undertaken in a project or thesis mode. This decision is made in consultation with your supervisor.On completion of this program you will have:... [-]


Master of Design (Media and Communication)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

The Master of Design in Media and Communications supports your engagement in communities of practice where learning is fundamentally a social phenomenon... [+]

Master of Design (Media and Communication)

 

The Master of Design in Media and Communications supports your engagement in communities of practice where learning is fundamentally a social phenomenon; where knowledge is integrated in the life of these communities that share interests, discourses and ways of doing things.Individually supervised research programs are available in areas such as:

media communication digital ethnography games advertising marketing communication design journalism cinema studies cultural studies creative writing screen production.

You should visit the School of Media and Communication Higher degrees by research page to develop your proposal in relation to the existing research groups, centres and labs.The Master of Design may be undertaken in a project or thesis mode. This decision is made in consultation with your supervisor.... [-]


Master of Design by Research

Campus Full time July 2017 Australia Melbourne

You will undertake the approved research program under the supervision of an appointed research supervisor. Successful completion involves submitting... [+]

Master of Design by Research

 

The program is available in 2 modes - project and thesis. Project mode is taken under individual supervision in a choice of program areas including:

Architecture Industrial Design Interior Design Fashion Landscape Architecture.

Applicants for individual research should discuss their design research proposal with the research coordinator in the relevant discipline area.Thesis mode offers the framework, focus and discipline necessary for speculative inquiry. Areas of research investigation include:

design theory historical and theoretical studies contemporary and Australian design.

 

 

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Master of Design Innovation and Technology

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

Taught within RMIT’s renowned Spatial Information Architecture Laboratory (SIAL) led by Professor Jane Burry, this unique Master by coursework program... [+]

Master of Design Innovation and Technology

 

Taught within RMIT’s renowned Spatial Information Architecture Laboratory (SIAL) led by Professor Jane Burry, this unique Master by coursework program will prepare you to be a design leader in a rapidly changing environment.A primary objective of this program is to speculate on the future of design practice. Advances in the digital age have already transformed design practice, but we are only at the beginning of a greater revolution in the integrated application of technology and its influence on the workflow process of design through to construction.As innovation in spatial and architectural design practice is positioned at the intersection of several disciplines, this program would appeal to students from a wide variety of professions such as architecture and design, industrial design, computer science, engineering, media and sound design.... [-]


Master of Education

Campus Full time 1,5  January 2017 Australia Melbourne

Ready to delve deeper and discover more for Education? Earn your Masters by producing a thesis or project through original research to make a valuable... [+]

Master of Education

 

Ready to delve deeper and discover more for Education? Earn your Masters by producing a thesis or project through original research to make a valuable contribution to the field.This program will challenge you with ideas about how a generation of new knowledge in Education might inform action.This program is an essential requirement for further academic research.

 

 

Program structure

The key characteristics of your thesis or project might be:

industry partnership collaboration research linked to action positive change for the organisation and individual action learning/action research approaches within a project framework. ... [-]

Master of Education by Research

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Victoria

The Master of Education by Research promotes the interdependence of research, learning and change. You’ll develop advanced research... [+]

Master of Education by Research

The Master of Education by Research promotes the interdependence of research, learning and change.You’ll develop advanced research principles and methods and mastery of a body of knowledge in education by completing a thesis or project. Your challenge will be not just to generate new knowledge but also to investigate how this knowledge informs action.Through the program you’ll access and nurture industry partnerships and collaboration with other researchers.Individually supervised research programs are available in:

primary education secondary education early childhood education information and communication technology (ICT) and educational curriculum higher education discipline-specific areas – literacy, numeracy, science, arts and creative arts, social science, curriculum design and sustainability. ... [-]

Master of Engineering (Aerospace and Aviation)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

This program prepares you to act as a leader in the dynamic international aerospace and aviation industry. You’ll gain the skills to understand and... [+]

Master of Engineering (Aerospace and Aviation)

 

This program prepares you to act as a leader in the dynamic international aerospace and aviation industry. You’ll gain the skills to understand and implement important changes in the industry, such as reducing the environmental impacts of aviation.You’ll learn how to analyse complex engineering assets in the aerospace and aviation environment, and develop engineering, scientific and technological solutions to ensure problem-free operations.As the industry is associated with cutting edge technology, you’ll learn how to find innovative solutions for challenging problems and opportunities from an array of possibilities. These skills will be gained through systematic problem solving and engineering/technological systems design methodologies operating in the industry.The program is particularly designed to reflect the needs of the international workforce in the aerospace and aviation industry.... [-]


Master of Engineering (Aerospace Engineering)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

Develop your advanced engineering skills and contribute to our applied industry focused aerospace research projects. We undertake high impact influential... [+]

Master of Engineering (Aerospace Engineering)

 

Develop your advanced engineering skills and contribute to our applied industry focused aerospace research projects.We undertake high impact influential research through collaborative projects with industry and other research organisations in Australia and overseas.Our emerging strengths include aviation science and management, particularly in airline management operations and aircraft maintenance management.We have experienced supervisors and extensive and advanced research facilities to support your individual research project in the following areas:

aerodynamics design propulsion structures advanced materials stability and control maintenance and operations systems engineering unmanned aerial vehicles aviation ... [-]

Master of Engineering (Chemical Engineering)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

Use your advanced engineering skills to contribute to our applied industry focused chemical engineering research projects. Our research activity is... [+]

Master of Engineering (Chemical Engineering)

 

Use your advanced engineering skills to contribute to our applied industry focused chemical engineering research projects.Our research activity is focused on identifying ‘real world’ solutions to existing and emerging chemical engineering problems.Our primary research activities are conducted within three related research centres:

Centre for Innovative Structures and Materials (CISM) Rheology and Materials Processing Centre (RMPC) Water: Effective Technologies and Tools (WETT) Research Centre.

You will be closely supervised while you work intensively on a research project within one of the following research areas:... [-]


Master of Engineering (Civil Engineering)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

Develop your advanced engineering skills and contribute to our applied industry focused civil engineering research projects. Our research activity is focused... [+]

Master of Engineering (Civil Engineering)

 

Develop your advanced engineering skills and contribute to our applied industry focused civil engineering research projects.Our research activity is focused on identifying ‘real world’ solutions to existing and emerging civil engineering problems.Our primary research activities are conducted within three related research centres:

Centre for Innovative Structures and Materials (CISM) Rheology and Materials Processing Centre (RMPC) Water: Effective Technologies and Tools (WETT) Research Centre.

You will be closely supervised while you work on a project within one of the following research areas:

structural engineering computational mechanics structural optimisation construction materials high-strength and high-performance concrete geotechnical engineering construction management infrastructure maintenance and management water systems engineering and water resources transport engineering ... [-]

Master of Engineering (Computer Engineering)

Campus Full time 1,5  January 2017 Australia Melbourne

The aim of the Master of Engineering (Computer Engineering) is to develop a highly skilled pool of graduates for the increasingly important area of embedded... [+]

Master of Engineering (Computer Engineering)

 

The aim of the Master of Engineering (Computer Engineering) is to develop a highly skilled pool of graduates for the increasingly important area of embedded computer and network systems.  This domain represents a convergence of electronics, computing, telecommunications, and information technology and is increasingly driven by the threats and opportunities resulting from system miniaturization, programmability, and shrinking development cycles.  It includes the design, development and application of digital and computer-based systems as solutions to engineering problems, as well as embedded computer communications, software structures and algorithms.A key objective of the computer engineering program is to provide you with the skills and understanding needed to design and build innovative new products and services.  The core courses focus on essential skills for embedded design while the elective modules cover advanced topics.  The program combines relevant theory, state-of-the-art tools and methodologies used in industry and academia as well as more general issues such as project management.  The final research project component provides important practical experience towards developing complex embedded systems.... [-]


Master of Engineering (Electrical and Electronic Engineering)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

Advance your engineering career with postgraduate studies. This program will broaden and sharpen your technical skills in electrical, electronic, telecommunication... [+]

Master of Engineering (Electrical and Electronic Engineering)

 

Advance your engineering career with postgraduate studies. This program will broaden and sharpen your technical skills in electrical, electronic, telecommunication, computer and network engineering.You'll graduate with leading-edge technical knowledge, and professional skills in research, communication, teamwork, leadership and management.

 

 

Learning and teaching

RMIT offers a variety of learning and teaching approaches including lectures, seminars, studios, workshops, presentations, group discussions and syndicate work. These are primarily in English. You will have access to online resources through the myRMIT student portal.Ongoing assessment throughout the semester includes examinations, essays, reports, oral classes, presentations, group projects, research projects, laboratory projects and practical assignments.... [-]


Master of Engineering (Electrical and Electronic Engineering) by Research

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

The School of Electrical and Computer Engineering (SECE) is recognised nationally and internationally for our fundamental and applied research... [+]

Master of Engineering (Electrical and Electronic Engineering) by Research

 

The School of Electrical and Computer Engineering (SECE) is recognised nationally and internationally for our fundamental and applied research.

Our areas of research strength are: Communication Technologies Complex Systems and Information Processing Micro/Nano Materials and Devices Power, Energy and Control Biomedical Engineering

Under expert supervision, you will develop your skills and join researchers already active in:

Telecommunication networks Radio frequency circuits and devices Photonic devices and systems Video/image/audio signal processing Micro and nano-electronic devices Micro/nanofluidic systems Power electronics Intelligent control systems Biomedical electronics Biomedical signal processing. ... [-]

Master of Engineering (Electrical Engineering)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

The program will suit you if you're an electrical engineer graduate wanting specialist knowledge in the latest power engineering technologies, or you're... [+]

Master of Engineering (Electrical Engineering)

 

Prepare for a leadership role in the internationally fast-growing sectors of power engineering and energy.You'll focus on technical areas of electrical engineering, including renewable energy and high-voltage systems.The program will suit you if you're an electrical engineer graduate wanting specialist knowledge in the latest power engineering technologies, or you're a graduate from another discipline seeking a career change to this sector.As a graduate, you'll have leading-edge knowledge and skills in power engineering with effective business skills in communication, teamwork and management.

 

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Master of Engineering (Electronic Engineering)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

This program gives graduates from electronic, telecommunications, computer, and electrical engineering or related studies the opportunity... [+]

Master of Engineering (Electronic Engineering)

 

This program gives graduates from electronic, telecommunications, computer, and electrical engineering or related studies the opportunity to acquire specialised knowledge of advancements in electronic engineering.Courses go beyond the theory of recent engineering developments, paying particular attention to developing your professional abilities, and focusing on technical, personal and business skills. As a result, you’ll be well equipped for leadership roles in business and industry.Qualified technologists with relevant industrial experience are encouraged to apply.

 

 

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Master of Engineering (Environmental Engineering)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

Our research activity is focused on identifying ‘real world’ solutions to existing and emerging environmental engineering problems. Our primary research... [+]

Master of Engineering (Environmental Engineering)

 

Develop your advanced engineering skills and contribute to our applied industry focused environmental engineering research projects.Our research activity is focused on identifying ‘real world’ solutions to existing and emerging environmental engineering problems.Our primary research activities are conducted within three related research centres:

Centre for Innovative Structures and Materials (CISM) Rheology and Materials Processing Centre (RMPC) Water: Effective Technologies and Tools (WETT) Research Centre.

You will be closely supervised while you work on a project within one of the following research areas:... [-]


Master of Engineering (Integrated Logistics Management)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

If you're a manager in integrated logistics management, this vocationally oriented program will give you the knowledge and skills you need to become a... [+]

Master of Engineering (Integrated Logistics Management)

If you're a manager in integrated logistics management, this vocationally oriented program will give you the knowledge and skills you need to become a successful operator in modern integrated logistics environments.The objectives of the program are to provide you with the capability to strategically review, plan and manage a logistics supply chain system with specific reference to financial, operational, control, integrated management criteria and its strategy throughout the programmed life cycle.There is a significant growth in the manufacturing and distribution sectors in South East Asia (and Asia in general), especially in China, India and Thailand, where manufacturing and logistics industries are booming. This growth has increased the demand for integrated logistics professionals with advanced skill levels.... [-]


Master of Engineering (International Automotive Engineering)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

This program has been designed to meet the needs of the global automotive industry including original equipment manufacturers and their supply chains. You’ll... [+]

Master of Engineering (International Automotive Engineering)

 

This program has been designed to meet the needs of the global automotive industry including original equipment manufacturers and their supply chains. You’ll graduate part of a new breed of automotive engineering professionals involved in automotive engineering design, manufacturing and testing using contemporary engineering methods, computational and experimental tools.In this program you’ll use advanced computer-aided engineering software such as Catia and Abaqus. You’ll also gain hands on experience in state-of-the-art experimental facilities. These include the full scale Vehicle Wind Tunnel, Green Engines Research Laboratory, Vehicle NVH Laboratory and others.The program offers the flexibility for specialisation in advanced automotive design and development or automotive manufacturing. It aims to develop future technological leaders capable of managing innovation in both design and manufacturing settings.You’ll be provided with the opportunity for work experience in multinational companies, which will enhance your employment opportunities in the global job market. The program also provides exchange opportunities between RMIT and universities worldwide, including opportunities for dual Masters awards. This will expose you to international experts from both industry and universities.The program aims to enable you to develop a comprehensive understanding of the product life-cycle and systems design of modern automobiles and associated technologies. This will be developed through project based learning involving real life problems in cooperation with industry both locally and internationally.... [-]


Master of Engineering (Management)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

This program qualifies you for leadership roles in the management of engineering and technology-based organisations with a program tailored to individual... [+]

Master of Engineering (Management)

This program qualifies you for leadership roles in the management of engineering and technology-based organisations with a program tailored to individual needs. You'll develop skills and expertise in a broad range of engineering management practices.The program's major strengths come from:

thinking strategically addressing problems from a new point of view challenging established practices and norms developing innovative approaches understanding how to manage an ever-changing technology base developing a systems approach to problem and/or opportunity definition.

It will expose you to real-world issues in the areas of:

risk and feasibility managing innovation developing systems thinking approaches quality management environmental management systems cleaner production strategic planning financial management performance management international issues technology management. ... [-]

Master of Engineering (Manufacturing)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

In this program, you'll gain knowledge and skills to lead change, adopt new technologies and implement new operating practices in manufacturing businesses... [+]

Master of Engineering (Manufacturing)

 

Gain knowledge and skills to lead change, adopt new technologies and implement new operating practices in manufacturing businesses.Right now, worldwide, manufacturing companies are undergoing dramatic change. The combination of new technology, customer expectations and global competition is forcing new approaches to automation, factory design and manufacturing systems.As the pace of change accelerates, it creates demand for trained professionals who can strategically apply new technologies and modes of manufacturing in industry.Manufacturing companies already use computerised information systems, but there is need to achieve true systems integration through the adoption of 'whole enterprise' modelling approaches. Production machines and processes are increasingly under computer/microprocessor control, and this requires more sophisticated approaches to maintenance management.... [-]


Master of Engineering (Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

Our research is supported by state of the art facilities, including the Advanced Manufacturing Precinct. We have experienced supervisors and extensive... [+]

Master of Engineering (Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering)

 

Use your advanced engineering skills to contribute to our applied industry focused mechanical and manufacturing research projects.Our experienced engineering researchers have achieved significant successes across application areas and industry sectors.Through collaboration with our own institutes and centres we produce creative solutions to existing and emerging industry-applicable engineering problems.Our research is supported by state of the art facilities, including the Advanced Manufacturing Precinct.We have experienced supervisors and extensive and advanced research facilities to support your individual research project in the following areas:Mechanical Engineering:... [-]


Master of Engineering (Structures and Forensics)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

This program addresses this gap in knowledge and will open up new career opportunities to you, enriching employment opportunities, professional... [+]

Master of Engineering (Structures and Forensics)

 

This program explores ways of dealing with complex structural engineering challenges.It is specially designed to up-skill your existing structural engineering capabilities by specialising in emerging advanced methods of structural materials and design practices, acquiring expertise in structural forensics and methods of extending the life expectancy of existing structures.Over the past 50 years, structural engineering has focussed on creating new landmark structures including bridges, buildings, dams, seaports and tunnels. However, during the past decade, a need has emerged to manage existing infrastructure; predict and extend life expectancy of structures; and minimise risk of failure and associated catastrophes.This program addresses this gap in knowledge and will open up new career opportunities to you, enriching employment opportunities, professional development and career stability by specialising your structural engineering qualification.... [-]


Master of Engineering (Sustainable Energy)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

This program provides a pathway for engineers and scientists, and those with an alternative acceptable qualification and significant industry experience... [+]

Master of Engineering (Sustainable Energy)

 

Lead the future of sustainable energy. You'll learn technologies and practices to improve efficiency, use renewable resources and reduce the environmental and social impacts of conventional energy.Managing the transition towards a more sustainable energy sector is a priority for governments, the private sector and the general community.As a result, the demand for engineers and scientists with a postgraduate qualification in sustainable energy is growing rapidly.This program provides a pathway for engineers and scientists, and those with an alternative acceptable qualification and significant industry experience.

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Master of Engineering (Systems Support Engineering)

Campus or Online Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

This qualification is designed to meet the needs of the emerging profession of systems support engineering. Organisations with major assets are developing... [+]

Master of Engineering (Systems Support Engineering)

 

You'll be trained as an industry leader in the design, operation and improvement of support solutions for complex engineering systems.This qualification is designed to meet the needs of the emerging profession of systems support engineering.Organisations with major assets are developing key positions in this area as they move from traditional maintenance-based approaches to sophisticated, performance-based and cost-effective alternatives.Professionals in these new roles require extensive knowledge and skills in:

systems and service design performance-based logistics and supply chain support system capability enhancement asset management. ... [-]

Master of Engineering (Telecommunication and Network Engineering)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

Be at the forefront of the global telecommunication and network technologies revolution. By studying the Master of Engineering (Telecommunication Engineering)... [+]

Master of Engineering (Telecommunication and Network Engineering)

Be at the forefront of the global telecommunication and network technologies revolution.By studying this program you'll:

develop expertise in the analysis, design, implementation and operation of telecommunication devices, systems, networks and services enhance your professional development in research, communication, teamwork, leadership and management advance your career in the telecommunication and network industries.

Rapid developments in global telecommunication and network technologies in the twenty-first century present exciting career opportunities for graduates of this program.

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Master of Environmental Science and Technology

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne Victoria + 1 more

Gain a broad understanding of multiple disciplines relevant to environmental science along with more in-depth knowledge in a particular area of science... [+]

Master of Environmental Science and Technology

 

Gain a broad understanding of multiple disciplines relevant to environmental science along with more in-depth knowledge in a particular area of science.As a future manager in environmental science, you'll design and manage projects and communicate with a wide range of audiences..

 

 

Learning and teaching

RMIT offers a variety of learning and teaching approaches including lectures, seminars, studios, workshops, presentations, group discussions and syndicate work. These are primarily in English. You will have access to online resources through the myRMIT student portal.Ongoing assessment throughout the semester includes examinations, essays, reports, oral classes, presentations, group projects, research projects, laboratory projects and practical assignments.... [-]


Master of Fashion and Textiles

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Victoria

The only Master of Fashion and Textiles in Australia, this unique and globally renowned program will build your knowledge and expertise in the areas of... [+]

Master of Fashion and Textiles

 

The only Master of Fashion and Textiles in Australia, this unique and globally renowned program will build your knowledge and expertise in the areas of fashion and textile design, technology, supply chain and business management as well as add to your existing textile, merchandising and fashion skills base.Through your studies you will develop the entrepreneurial expertise to start your own business and lead an organisation efficiently and effectively.You’ll work on industry-based projects that connect you with senior industry figures from leading international brands such as Husk, Country Road, Review, Target, Charles Parsons & Co, Myer, Textor Textile Technologies and others.This program is relevant to a broad cohort of designers, technologists and industry managers and those with a fashion and textiles merchandising, marketing, art and design, academic or business background.You will graduate with a strong strategic focus and understanding of the global fashion and textile technology, design and business markets.... [-]


Master of Finance

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

You’ll have access to comprehensive financial databases and use sophisticated software like the Treasury Training Facility for option simulations and treasury... [+]

Master of Finance

This program will enhance your analytical and problem-solving abilities and develop your understanding of basic principles of finance, econometrics, research and the analysis of financial markets.You will have access to comprehensive financial databases and use sophisticated software like the Treasury Training Facility for option simulations and treasury dealing.

 

 

Program structure

You must complete 192 credit points, which equals 16 courses (12 credit points each). If you are granted advanced standing, this will be reduced to 12 courses (12 credit points each). The program is structured in stages to enable you to:... [-]


Master of Finance (Accelerated)

Campus or Online Full time 1,5  January 2017 Australia Melbourne

This program will enhance your analytical and problem-solving abilities and develop your understanding of basic principles of finance, econometrics, research... [+]

Master of Finance (Accelerated)

 

This program will enhance your analytical and problem-solving abilities and develop your understanding of basic principles of finance, econometrics, research and the analysis of financial markets.You will have access to comprehensive financial databases and use sophisticated software like the Treasury Training Facility for option simulations and treasury dealing.

 

 

Program structure

You must complete 192 credit points, which equals 16 courses (12 credit points each). If you are granted advanced standing, this will be reduced to 12 courses (12 credit points each). The program is structured in stages to enable you to:... [-]


Master of Information Management

Online & Campus Combined Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

During this professionally-accredited program, you’ll learn practical and managerial skills to prepare you for work as an information professional who... [+]

Master of Information Management

 

Information management addresses key issues faced by information professionals: managing new information opportunities, using IT solutions and managing the impact of new information-based products and services.During this professionally-accredited program, you will learn practical and managerial skills to prepare you for work as an information professional who can confidently tackle IT, information management and organisational challenges.

 

 

Learning and teaching

This program is offered face-to-face and online.Each face-to-face course usually involves 3 hours of class contact per week and approximately 6 hours of out-of-class preparation and assignment work. Classes are usually offered in the afternoon or early evening.Online study requires a similar time commitment - approximately 9 hours of study per course, per week and is conducted through the myRMIT student portal. You will be expected to work independently and in groups using technologies available through the online delivery.RMIT's Swanston Academic Building features wireless connection to printers, the web and specialist learning resources, interactive lecture and tutorial spaces, lectorial theatres, small-group rooms and other innovative learning spaces as well as retail and social spaces.RMIT offers a variety of learning and teaching approaches including lectures, seminars, studios, workshops, presentations, group discussions and syndicate work. These are primarily in English.Ongoing assessment throughout the semester includes examinations, essays, reports, presentations, group projects, research projects, quizzes and tests, blog journals and practical assignments.... [-]


Master of Information Management (Accelerated)

Online & Campus Combined Full time 1,5  January 2017 Australia Melbourne

Information management addresses key issues faced by information professionals: managing new information opportunities, using IT solutions... [+]

Master of Information Management (Accelerated)

 

Information management addresses key issues faced by information professionals: managing new information opportunities, using IT solutions and managing the impact of new information-based products and services.During this professionally-accredited program, you will learn practical and managerial skills to prepare you for work as an information professional who can confidently tackle IT, information management and organisational challenges.

 

 

Learning and teaching

This program is offered face-to-face and online.Each face-to-face course usually involves 3 hours of class contact per week and approximately 6 hours of out-of-class preparation and assignment work. Classes are usually offered in the afternoon or early evening.Online study requires a similar time commitment - approximately 9 hours of study per course, per week and is conducted through the myRMIT student portal. You will be expected to work independently and in groups using technologies available through the online delivery.RMIT's Swanston Academic Building features wireless connection to printers, the web and specialist learning resources, interactive lecture and tutorial spaces, lectorial theatres, small-group rooms and other innovative learning spaces as well as retail and social spaces.RMIT offers a variety of learning and teaching approaches including lectures, seminars, studios, workshops, presentations, group discussions and syndicate work. These are primarily in English.Ongoing assessment throughout the semester includes examinations, essays, reports, presentations, group projects, research projects, quizzes and tests, blog journals and practical assignments.... [-]


Master of Information Technology

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

The program caters to students with a major in IT as well as those with minimal programming experience. If you have no undergraduate degree or... [+]

Master of Information Technology

If you’re creative and passionate about how cutting-edge technology can provide real-world solutions for diverse areas like business, government, health and social services, this program offers you a range of options to develop your ICT skills and knowledge.The program caters to students with a major in IT as well as those with minimal programming experience. If you have no undergraduate degree or background in the area, this is the quickest and best pathway to roles in the ICT industry.You will learn fundamental, adaptable, technical skills that can be applied to a range of platforms, with future-proof knowledge in key areas like algorithms and analysis, data mining, cloud computing and programming language design.You will specialise in one of these industry focused areas:... [-]


Master of International Business

Campus or Online Full time Part time January 2017 Australia Melbourne + 1 more

Gain the skills required to investigate complex problems and address the important challenges of sustainable international business... [+]

Master of International Business

 

Gain the skills required to investigate complex problems and address the important challenges of sustainable international business.The Master of International Business is designed for students seeking global careers in private, public or not-for-profit organisations. It will provide you with the skills to critically engage with the concepts, theories and methods, as well as the contemporary practices of international business including research, operational leadership, cross-cultural competency, analytical and technical competency, problem-solving and effective communication.

 

 

Learning and teaching

Most courses are presented in regular 3-hour classes, together with some periods of intensive teaching at the Melbourne City campus.Classes may be held during the evenings, or as full day or weekend sessions at the Melbourne City campus. The exact format varies from course to course. Students might be required to undertake solo or group work, and independent study and project work outside of teaching periods.This program is also offered through Open Universities Australia (OUA). To study in online mode, please apply through OUA.RMIT's Swanston Academic Building features wireless connection to printers, the web and specialist learning resources, interactive lecture and tutorial spaces, lectorial theatres, small-group rooms and other innovative learning spaces as well as retail and social spaces.RMIT offers a variety of learning and teaching approaches including lectures, seminars, studios, workshops, presentations, group discussions and syndicate work. These are primarily in English. You will have access to online resources through the myRMIT student portal.Methods of assessment will vary between courses, as appropriate to learning objectives or outcomes. Assignments and projects may be based on case study scenarios, specific problems, real-world applications of theory in practice, business simulations and research. They may be undertaken in teams or individually. They will provide you with experience in writing reports and essays, research and reasoning, and oral presentations. Assignments and projects are also designed to provide you with feedback on your progress.... [-]


Master of International Business (Accelerated)

Campus or Online Full time Part time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

The Master of International Business is designed for students seeking global careers in private, public or not-for-profit organisations. It will provide... [+]

Master of International Business (Accelerated)

 

Gain the skills required to investigate complex problems and address the important challenges of sustainable international business.The Master of International Business is designed for students seeking global careers in private, public or not-for-profit organisations. It will provide you with the skills to critically engage with the concepts, theories and methods, as well as the contemporary practices of international business including research, operational leadership, cross-cultural competency, analytical and technical competency, problem-solving and effective communication.

 

 

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Master of International Development

Online & Campus Combined Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

This program will provide you with a deep understanding of development issues across the world, focusing on vulnerable communities. You’ll experience... [+]

Master of International Development

 

This program will provide you with a deep understanding of development issues across the world, focusing on vulnerable communities. You’ll experience a range of political, social and economic problems such as gender and health inequalities, environmental and human rights issues in both developing and developed countries.You’ll develop specialised skills to help communities, cities and countries adapt to the complex and changing environment in an era of globalisation:

professional ethics political and social theory training microfinance advocacy participatory approaches.

You’ll build professional capabilities that are essential for designing, implementing, monitoring and evaluating development projects.The program is offered on campus and online. All core courses and some electives are offered online.This program is suitable for current and aspiring development professionals wanting a global career that makes sense of the bigger picture.... [-]


Master of International Urban and Environmental Management

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

This unique postgraduate program focuses on international urban and environmental management (IUEM) in nations of the Global South. You’ll develop... [+]

Master of International Urban and Environmental Management

Globally, more people now live in urban centres than in rural areas. This population shift into the city and its associated growth poses significant challenges to urban planners, urban designers, government officials, policy makers and development professionals.This unique postgraduate program focuses on international urban and environmental management (IUEM) in nations of the Global South. You’ll develop critical and analytical skills to provide appropriate technological and community-based responses to urbanisation issues such as:

infrastructure development informal settlements environmental degradation ecological and economic requirements. ... [-]

Master of Justice and Criminology

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

With a strong vocational focus, this program provides you with the advanced skills and knowledge to effectively perform as justice professionals in areas... [+]

Master of Justice and Criminology

 

With a strong vocational focus, this program provides you with the advanced skills and knowledge to effectively perform as justice professionals in areas including:

criminology management compliance investigation governance human security.

Designed by leading academics and industry professionals, this program reflects the latest debates, issues and approaches to global, national and local justice activities and processes.This program is designed for students wishing to enter a career in the justice system, as well as for those already working in the industry to update and extend their knowledge. Some courses are offered online, giving you the flexibility to design a study plan to meet your needs.Graduates will enhance their career opportunities in the justice sector and related fields including policing, customs, corrections and the courts.A Graduate Diploma exit point is available.... [-]


Master of Landscape Architecture

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

Landscape architecture at RMIT invests in the importance of design as a means of responding, observing and critiquing the status of contemporary urban... [+]

Master of Landscape Architecture

 

Landscape exists in all scales: from micro to macro, from garden to city and from political to infrastructural. Landscape is specific to site, time and process. It appears, reacts and merges with a multitude of forces in the environment, both visible and invisible.Landscape Architecture at RMIT is a world-leading program. In 2012, this program won the International Schools Award at the European Biennial of Landscape Architecture held in Barcelona, taking first place ahead of more than 90 universities involved. The judges declared that the work from RMIT showed our students’ ability to ‘respond to modern challenges in society through critical analysis, innovative design and clever use of space’.Landscape architecture at RMIT invests in the importance of design as a means of responding, observing and critiquing the status of contemporary urban society and equips students with the tools to engage with landscape in all its forms.... [-]


Master of Marketing

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

The program allows you to identify and improve your personal management skills and increase your range of knowledge by studying non-marketing courses... [+]

Master of Marketing

An in-depth program providing current or aspiring managers with high-level expertise in planning, directing, implementing and monitoring an organisation's marketing effort.You will understand the role of marketing and its relationship with other important functional areas in management, and develop the ability to design and undertake marketing research leading to the development of marketing tactics and strategy.The program allows you to identify and improve your personal management skills and increase your range of knowledge by studying non-marketing courses.Most students in this program maintain either full-time or part-time employment.

 

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Master of Marketing (Accelerated)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

An in-depth program providing current or aspiring managers with high-level expertise in planning, directing, implementing and monitoring an organisation's... [+]

Master of Marketing (Accelerated)

 

An in-depth program providing current or aspiring managers with high-level expertise in planning, directing, implementing and monitoring an organisation's marketing effort.You will understand the role of marketing and its relationship with other important functional areas in management, and develop the ability to design and undertake marketing research leading to the development of marketing tactics and strategy.The program allows you to identify and improve your personal management skills and increase your range of knowledge by studying non-marketing courses.Most students in this program maintain either full-time or part-time employment.... [-]


Master of Media

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

Become a leader in strategic media production by developing your production skills and exploring the global environment. From basic production skills to... [+]

Master of Media

 

Become a leader in strategic media production by developing your production skills and exploring the global environment.From basic production skills to sophisticated cross-media projects and strategic thinking about media industries, this 2-year program offers a variety of entry points depending on your previous qualifications and experience.In the first (graduate diploma) year, you will be introduced to video, audio and internet media production. In the second year, you will explore complex cross-media projects and develop the sophisticated strategic and leadership skills required to be at the forefront of this evolving industry.You’ll gain practical industry experience and learn about strategic planning through hands-on projects. This program has a global focus and you’ll have the opportunity to undertake various research projects. Due to the program’s online teaching component, you will even have the opportunity to complete your study from an international location.... [-]


Master of Professional Accounting

Campus or Online Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

Our program offers studies in the core areas of accounting and business and social, environmental, cultural and ethical issues that affect contemporary business... [+]

Master of Professional Accounting

A professionally accredited accounting program aimed at graduates of non-accounting disciplines who want to broaden their career prospects.In order to meet accreditation requirements, you’ll need to complete compulsory curriculum areas designated by CPA Australia and the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia.Our program offers studies in the core areas of accounting and business and social, environmental, cultural and ethical issues that affect contemporary business environments.

 

 

Learning and teaching

RMIT’s new Swanston Academic Building, offers interactive lecture and tutorial spaces, lectorial theatres, small-group rooms and other innovative spaces.RMIT offers a variety of learning and teaching approaches including lectures, seminars, studios, workshops, presentations, group discussions and syndicate work. These are primarily in English.You will have access to the Learning Hub and other online and digital resources through the myRMIT student portal.Ongoing assessment throughout the semester includes examinations, essays, reports, oral classes, presentations, group projects, research projects, laboratory projects and practical assignments.... [-]


Master of Professional Accounting (Accelerated)

Campus Full time 1,5  January 2017 Australia Melbourne

A professionally accredited accounting program aimed at graduates of non-accounting disciplines who want to broaden their career prospects... [+]

Master of Professional Accounting (Accelerated)

 

A professionally accredited accounting program aimed at graduates of non-accounting disciplines who want to broaden their career prospects.In order to meet accreditation requirements, you’ll need to complete compulsory curriculum areas designated by CPA Australia and the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia.Our program offers studies in the core areas of accounting and business and social, environmental, cultural and ethical issues that affect contemporary business environments.

 

 

Learning and teaching

RMIT’s new Swanston Academic Building, offers interactive lecture and tutorial spaces, lectorial theatres, small-group rooms and other innovative spaces.RMIT offers a variety of learning and teaching approaches including lectures, seminars, studios, workshops, presentations, group discussions and syndicate work. These are primarily in English.You will have access to the Learning Hub and other online and digital resources through the myRMIT student portal.Ongoing assessment throughout the semester includes examinations, essays, reports, oral classes, presentations, group projects, research projects, laboratory projects and practical assignments.... [-]


Master of Project Management

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

This program is designed for professionals currently working or looking to work in the field of project management, and is particularly relevant for... [+]

Master of Project Management

 

In a world that is fast paced and constantly evolving, effective project management and leadership are becoming more important than ever both to companies and prospective employers.This program is designed for professionals currently working or looking to work in the field of project management, and is particularly relevant for professionals who need to be able to run complex projects with a range of stakeholders, managing all phases on time and to budget, with the goal of contributing to an increase in business effectiveness.In today’s busy environment the skills of the project manager have never been more in demand. Organisations, businesses and governments are becoming increasingly aware of the strategic importance of effective project management for gaining a competitive advantage.A master degree in the rapidly growing area of project management will help you develop skills that are highly sought after globally in a wide variety of sectors, such as construction, architecture, engineering, information technology, government and events management.This program emphasises the application of theory into practice and will develop your capacity to respond to current and emerging issues and trends. You will critically engage with project management theory and best practice principles, and evaluate and implement project management strategies using real world project based examples.With a strong emphasis on leadership and management including project scoping, scheduling, procurement, entrepreneurship, client relationships and more, you will be well placed to meet and exceed the emerging expectations of employers and industry.You will also look at different project environments, good people management and successful team structure, which will provide you with the necessary skills to deliver projects across multiple and varied disciplines.A Graduate Diploma exit point is available.... [-]


Master of Psychology

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Victoria

This program offers you the necessary training to become a professional psychologist. It is oriented towards cognitive-behavioural psychology and you'll... [+]

Master of Psychology

 

RMIT specialises in clinical psychology.This program offers you the necessary training to become a professional psychologist. It is oriented towards cognitive-behavioural psychology and you'll be trained and expected to work according to the scientist-professional model.

 

 

Learning and teaching

Internal practicums are carried out under supervision at our Psychology Clinic.Case conferences are held in groups to review clinical cases and further develop clinical knowledge and skills and are led by an experienced practitioner.You'll be assisted to undertake 2 external practicums (minimum of 40 days and 60 days, respectively) in agencies like hospitals, clinics and other health facilities.Casework courses and field placements comprise a minimum of 132 days of practicum experience. You'll also do a supervised research thesis.RMIT offers a variety of learning and teaching approaches including lectures, seminars, studios, workshops, presentations, group discussions and syndicate work. These are primarily in English. You will have access to online resources through the myRMIT student portal.Ongoing assessment throughout the semester includes examinations, essays, reports, oral classes, presentations, group projects, research projects, laboratory projects and practical assignments.... [-]


Master of Public Policy

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

This program has been specifically designed for policy actors and managers working in government, community sector organizations. You’ll develop... [+]

Master of Public Policy

This program has been specifically designed for policy actors and managers working in government, community sector organizations. You’ll develop specialised theoretical and practical knowledge and skills in all facets of public policy.Taught by leading policy academics and industry professionals, the program reflects the latest debates, issues and approaches to global, national and local policy making and development.You'll explore and develop frameworks for issues such as:

evidence-based policy and practice global governance equity public sector reform.

Graduates work as policy makers, advocates and managers in human service organisations, government and non-government organisations, and increasingly in the private and corporate sector.A Graduate Diploma exit point is available.... [-]


Master of Social Science

Campus Full time July 2017 Australia Melbourne

You'll develop and conduct original social science research in consultation with 2 supervisors. Select your research interest area from: Global studies... [+]

Master of Social Science

 

You'll develop and conduct original social science research in consultation with 2 supervisors.Select your research interest area from:

Global studies - international development, international relations, globalisation and cultural studies Applied social science - social and political theory, social policy, evaluation theory and practice, social and cultural history, social work and youth work theory and practice, criminology and community development Environment and planning - urban and environmental policy and planning, and housing.

 

 

Program structure

You'll complete the course Research Strategies in Semester 1 and undertake a candidature confirmation seminar by the end of your first year.The majority of the program is given over to your independent research thesis under expert supervision.If your first language is not English, you can join a professional English support class at no extra cost.... [-]


Master of Social Science (Global, Urban & Social Studies)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

In this Master of Social Science program, you’ll develop advanced research principles, methods and mastery of a body of knowledge in the social... [+]

Master of Social Science (Global, Urban & Social Studies)

 

In this Master of Social Science program, you’ll develop advanced research principles, methods and mastery of a body of knowledge in the social sciences by completing a thesis or research project. Your challenge will be not just to generate new knowledge but also to investigate how this knowledge can inform action.Individually supervised research programs are available in three key areas: the social, the urban and the global.RMIT University has particular expertise in the fields of:

urban planning and housing studies sustainability criminology globalisation and cultural studies sociology international development and relations community development social and public policy social work. ... [-]

Master of Social Work

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

This program is designed to develop your capacity to deliver human services and to master current and emerging policy and practice trends. You'll critically... [+]

Master of Social Work

 

Get a flying start to your social work career with a postgraduate qualification.Social workers promote human well-being and combat social exclusion. They mobilise the forces of individuals, the community and state organisations to transform lives and create lasting and meaningful social change.RMIT University has been teaching social work for over 40 years and our programs continue to reflect up-to-date ideas about social work and its place in a changing world.Our classroom is the city and our graduates are resilient, outspoken members of society who advocate a fairer world for all.Field education forms a large component of the social work program. You'll undertake 140 days of work placements within human and community service organisations.... [-]


Master of Statistics and Operations Research

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

The program combines statistics fundamentals and operations research to find solutions to industry problems. You'll be exposed to the techniques scientists... [+]

Master of Statistics and Operations Research

 

The program combines statistics fundamentals and operations research to find solutions to industry problems.You'll be exposed to the techniques scientists, market researchers, financial analysts, economists and consultants use in various commercial and government organisations.The program will introduce you to contemporary statistical and operations research software and give you in-depth understanding of processes involved.

 

 

Learning and teaching

RMIT offers a variety of learning and teaching approaches including lectures, seminars, studios, workshops, presentations, group discussions and syndicate work. These are primarily in English. You will have access to online resources through the myRMIT student portal.Ongoing assessment throughout the semester includes examinations, essays, reports, oral classes, presentations, group projects, research projects, laboratory projects and practical assignments.... [-]


Master of Strategic Procurement

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

RMIT's Master of Strategic Procurement is the only postgraduate program of its kind in Victoria. It will position you as leading procurement... [+]

Master of Strategic Procurement

RMIT's Master of Strategic Procurement is the only postgraduate program of its kind in Victoria.It will position you as leading procurement role and become a master of strategic planning, supplier relationship management and creative innovation.You will learn to deliver high returns while successfully aligning procurement with a public or private organisation's triple bottom line.As a qualified strategic procurement specialist You will:

produce cost and service efficiencies for commercial advantage apply your knowledge in market analysis, strategic sourcing, category management, organisational behaviour, business performance and spend analysis make decisions in the context of long-term environmental and social trends associated with strategic sourcing. ... [-]

Master of Strategic Procurement (Accelerated)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

RMIT's Master of Strategic Procurement is the only postgraduate program of its kind in Victoria. It will position you as leading procurement... [+]

Master of Strategic Procurement (Accelerated)

 

RMIT's Master of Strategic Procurement is the only postgraduate program of its kind in Victoria.It will position you as leading procurement role and become a master of strategic planning, supplier relationship management and creative innovation.You will learn to deliver high returns while successfully aligning procurement with a public or private organisation's triple bottom line.As a qualified strategic procurement specialist You will:

produce cost and service efficiencies for commercial advantage apply your knowledge in market analysis, strategic sourcing, category management, organisational behaviour, business performance and spend analysis make decisions in the context of long-term environmental and social trends associated with strategic sourcing. ... [-]

Master of Supply Chain and Logistics Management

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

This Masters program prepares you to manage the creation and implementation of efficient, effective and sustainable strategies over the logistics life cycle, across... [+]

Master of Supply Chain and Logistics Management

You will critically examine the strategic factors of servicing customers through dynamic and complex supply chains, and study the measurement of logistics performance and operations management in a distribution environment.This Masters program prepares you to manage the creation and implementation of efficient, effective and sustainable strategies over the logistics life cycle, across the entire supply chain or within supply.It is suited to people who have either relevant business or military management experience or an undergraduate qualification in any discipline.

 

 

Learning and teaching... [-]


Master of Supply Chain and Logistics Management (Accelerated)

Campus Full time 1,5  January 2017 Australia Melbourne

This Masters program prepares you to manage the creation and implementation of efficient, effective and sustainable strategies over the logistics life cycle, across... [+]

Master of Supply Chain and Logistics Management (Accelerated)

 

You will critically examine the strategic factors of servicing customers through dynamic and complex supply chains, and study the measurement of logistics performance and operations management in a distribution environment.This Masters program prepares you to manage the creation and implementation of efficient, effective and sustainable strategies over the logistics life cycle, across the entire supply chain or within supply.It is suited to people who have either relevant business or military management experience or an undergraduate qualification in any discipline.

 

 

Learning and teaching... [-]


Master of Sustainable Practice

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

You'll collaborate on projects tackling problems in areas of water usage, energy, food, liveable cities, waste management, climate management or risk management... [+]

Master of Sustainable Practice

This program unites like-minded people to explore complex sustainability issues.You'll collaborate on projects tackling problems in areas of water usage, energy, food, liveable cities, waste management, climate management or risk management.You'll extend your views of sustainability and sustainable practice by:

exploring your views of sustainability and how it affects your employer and the project, and encouraging yourself into action around change developing sustainable practice as a process of continual change based on reflective practice recognising the Long Now - that this precise moment grows out of the past and is a seed for the future* recognising that we can create realities by first imagining them* recognising that being here includes more than work and home; that the Big Here could be the wider local community, Australia and the world*. ... [-]

Master of Teaching Practice (Primary Education)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Victoria

This program prepares you to be a lifelong learner and enables you to contribute to the education sector within global contexts. You will use innovative... [+]

Master of Teaching Practice (Primary Education)

 

Expert teachers, passionate researchers, connections to industry and strong practical focus means RMIT postgraduates are among the most employable in Australia.This program is designed for those with an undergraduate degree who now wish to teach in primary schools.You’ll develop and enhance professional teaching and research skills and gain sound knowledge of theoretical approaches and issues in Primary Education.This program prepares you to be a lifelong learner and enables you to contribute to the education sector within global contexts. You will use innovative applications of communication technology to support your teaching practice.Graduates are qualified to teach in national and international contexts, subject to local registration requirements.... [-]


Master of Teaching Practice (Secondary Education)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Victoria

This program prepares you to be a lifelong learner and enables you to contribute to the education sector within global contexts. You will use innovative... [+]

Master of Teaching Practice (Secondary Education)

 

Expert teachers, passionate researchers, connections to industry and strong practical focus means RMIT postgraduates are among the most employable in Australia.This program is designed for those with an undergraduate degree who now wish to teach in secondary schools.You’ll develop and enhance professional teaching and research skills and gain sound knowledge of theoretical approaches and issues in Secondary Education.This program prepares you to be a lifelong learner and enables you to contribute to the education sector within global contexts. You will use innovative applications of communication technology to support your teaching practice.Graduates are qualified to teach in national and international contexts, subject to local registration requirements.... [-]


Master of Technology (Fashion and Textiles)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Victoria

This Master of Technology (Fashion and Textiles) program enables you to develop an advanced body of knowledge that you may apply to a range of... [+]

Master of Technology (Fashion and Textiles)

 

This Master of Technology (Fashion and Textiles) program enables you to develop an advanced body of knowledge that you may apply to a range of stimulating, real-life research contexts. You will develop:

high-level skills in research processes the ability to solve complex problems and provide high-level, strategic and research-based advice in a variety of settings the ability to analyse and synthesise knowledge related to specific disciplines advanced communication skills.

Individually supervised research programs are available in the following areas of research focus:

advanced materials performance and sports textiles and apparel forensic textiles health and well-being. ... [-]

Master of Technology (Internet and Web Computing)

Campus Full time July 2017 Australia Melbourne

This program offers skill building for both IT and non-IT professionals, acknowledging the notion that few businesses or enterprises can afford to ignore... [+]

Master of Technology (Internet and Web Computing)

 

This program offers skill building for both IT and non-IT professionals, acknowledging the notion that few businesses or enterprises can afford to ignore the transition to web-enabled business models.The web is a major part of everyday life and affects businesses across all industry sectors. This Master program serves IT and non-IT professionals by:

providing hands-on, industry relevant, web-oriented software skills to non-IT professionals. updating the existing skill base of IT professionals.

There are 3 components to this program:

the study of 4 core courses comprising the Graduate Certificate a further 4 courses for the Graduate Diploma, including web-oriented elective courses a final 4 courses to complete the Master. This includes specialist postgraduate-level web electives, to introduce you to the cutting edge of research and development. ... [-]

Master of Technology (Textiles) by Research

Campus Full time July 2017 Australia Victoria

Gain textile technology expertise and training in research techniques and methodologies in a selected area while adding to the body of knowledge in the field... [+]

Master of Technology (Textiles) by Research

 

Gain textile technology expertise and training in research techniques and methodologies in a selected area while adding to the body of knowledge in the field and broadening your career options.You can choose a research topic from a range of subject areas, including:

advanced materials nano fibres and nano technology composite textiles smart fibres performance and sports apparel textiles sustainability CAD/CAM applications in textiles fabric engineering yarn development.

 

 

Learning and teaching

RMIT's new Swanston Academic Building offers interactive lecture and tutorial spaces, lectorial theatres, small-group rooms and other innovative spaces.RMIT offers a variety of learning and teaching approaches including lectures, seminars, studios, workshops, presentations, group discussions and syndicate work. These are primarily in English.You will have access to the Learning Hub and other online and digital resources through the myRMIT student portal.You will undertake the approved research program under the supervision of an appointed research supervisor. Successful completion involves submitting a thesis or project.... [-]


Master of Translating and Interpreting

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

This program has been designed for you to develop and enhance professional translating and/or interpreting skills. You’ll engage with advanced theoretical... [+]

Master of Translating and Interpreting

 

Translators and interpreters provide a critical link in connecting people from different languages and cultures in an increasingly global world. They are highly sought after as professionals.This program has been designed for you to develop and enhance professional translating and/or interpreting skills. You’ll engage with advanced theoretical approaches while gaining specialised knowledge of current and emerging industrial issues related to the field. You will use innovative applications of communication technology to support translating and/or interpreting practice and gain insight into your own creativity.By linking translation technology, ethics, professional studies and theoretical and discourse analysis to practical issues in translating and interpreting, RMIT graduates are work-ready and prepared to respond to industry requirements.You’ll gain specialised knowledge of professional ethics to work as a professional translator and/or interpreter in both domestic and international contexts in the public service; the legal, health, business and security fields; and international relations.Graduates who successfully complete the requisite core and elective courses at the required standard will be recommended for nationally recognised accreditation as a professional translator and/or interpreter.A Graduate Diploma exit point is available.... [-]


Master of Urban Design

Online & Campus Combined Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

In the face of rapid urban change locally and globally, Urban Design at RMIT is focused on establishing innovative techniques for design and practice, advancing... [+]

Master of Urban Design

The new Urban Design program at RMIT emerges from a long legacy of urban-based design research, teaching and practice within the School of Architecture and Design. The program is closely connected to our world renowned programs in Architecture and Landscape Architecture, Interior and Industrial Design. The program is also integrated with postgraduate coursework in the Schools of Property, Construction and Project Management and Urban Planning, offering a multidisciplinary laboratory for urban design research.Based in Melbourne, we use the Australasian region as our primary territory of study. A series of international workshops at our campuses in Vietnam and Barcelona offer a global perspective and study experience, complemented by online lectorials in urban history, morphology and practice.... [-]


Master of Urban Planning and Environment

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

This program combines studies in urban planning and the built environment with the social, economic and political environment and aims to create efficient... [+]

Master of Urban Planning and Environment

This program combines studies in urban planning and the built environment with the social, economic and political environment and aims to create efficient, interesting, practical, healthy and sustainable places for people to exist.You’ll build specialised knowledge and skills in critical analysis and draw from diverse sources to engage in professionally relevant projects, conduct research and promote effective policy outcomes.The program is offered on campus and online. All core courses and some electives are offered online.You’ll have the opportunity to specialise in urban planning and environmental policy and management.Graduates work as professional urban planners, environmental managers and policy makers in areas such as resource management, strategic, statutory and social planning within the private sector and local and state government.Students that complete accredited planning courses will be eligible for membership of the Planning Institute of Australia (PIA).A Graduate Diploma exit point is available.The program offers 2 specialist streams:... [-]


MSc

Master of Science (Applied Biology and Biotechnology)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Victoria

Develop your advanced research skills and contribute to new developments in biomedical sciences. Our collaboration with RMIT’s Health Innovations... [+]

Master of Science (Applied Biology and Biotechnology)

 

Develop your advanced research skills and contribute to new developments in biomedical sciences.Our collaboration with RMIT’s Health Innovations Research Institute (HIRi) provides exciting opportunities for world-class biomedical and biotechnical research with state-of-the-art equipment and facilities.We have a multidisciplinary research base that offers opportunities to conduct biomedical research in a range of areas.Under expert supervision, you will develop your skills and join researchers already active in:

environmental and molecular approaches to diagnose and develop solutions for disease, agricultural and environmental problems; microbiology (food, medical and environmental biotechnology, vaccine development, fundamentals of pathogen/host interactions); aquatic and marine biology; plant biology (plant biotechnology and genomics, molecular plant breeding, ecotoxicogenomics, fire and environmental ecology); ecotoxicology (biomarkers for environmental pollutants); genomics and sequencing techniques applied to various organisms. ... [-]

Master of Science (Applied Chemistry)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

Develop your advanced research skills and contribute to new developments in applied chemistry. We have demonstrated success in collaborations... [+]

Master of Science (Applied Chemistry)

 

Develop your advanced research skills and contribute to new developments in applied chemistry.We have demonstrated success in collaborations, funding and research publications.Our modern, purpose-built and well-equipped facilities including analytical instruments, will support your research.Under expert supervision, you will develop your skills and join researchers already active in:

Analytical Chemistry (metabolomics, natural products extraction and identification), separation science (focus on gas and liquid chromatography), flow injection analysis and mass spectrometry) Environmental Analysis (air, soil and water quality, environmental contamination, biosolids, environmental toxicology) OHS (open systems research, management and governance, risk management) Physical and Materials Chemistry (organic and inorganic synthesis, colloidal chemistry, functional surfaces, micro- and nano-technologies, nano-biotechnology, electrochemistry, heterogeneous catalysis, photocatalysis). ... [-]

Master of Science (Applied Physics)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

We have wide-ranging applied physics expertise to offer you opportunities to develop specialist knowledge and honed research skills in your chosen... [+]

Master of Science (Applied Physics)

 

Develop your advanced research skills and contribute to new developments in applied physics.We have wide-ranging applied physics expertise to offer you opportunities to develop specialist knowledge and honed research skills in your chosen area.Under expert supervision, you will develop your skills and join researchers already active in:

computational modelling of matter radiation and medical physics functional coatings advanced characterisation techniques nano materials and nano fluidics quantum information and quantum optics superconductivity condensed matter soft matter biophysics and biological physics molecular transport in biological membranes industrial and building acoustics applied geophysics. ... [-]

Master of Science (Computer Science)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

Our theoretical and applied research projects contribute to the growth and development of computer sciences. Under expert supervision, you will develop... [+]

Master of Science (Computer Science)

 

Develop your advanced research skills and contribute to new developments in computer science.Our theoretical and applied research projects contribute to the growth and development of computer sciences.Under expert supervision, you will develop your skills and join researchers already active in:

Data engineering

search engines image, music and video retrieval fundamental data structures and algorithms pattern matching document markup usability semantic search data analytics sentiment analysis categorisation scalable data management sensor data management spatio-temp data stream data management.

Distributed systems and networks... [-]


Master of Science (Food Science)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

Develop your advanced research skills and contribute to new developments in food sciences. Our clinical and experiential research projects contribute... [+]

Master of Science (Food Science)

 

Develop your advanced research skills and contribute to new developments in food sciences.Our clinical and experiential research projects contribute to the growth and development of food sciences in Australia.Under expert supervision, you will develop your skills and join researchers already active in:

functionality of dietary fibre from agricultural byproducts and native foods structure-function relationships of dairy proteins for food products non thermal technologies for added value encapsulation of micronutrients, enzymes, probiotics and essential fatty acids gut microflora, probiotics, prebiotics and health food, nutrition and health (nutrigenomics, proteomics, metabolomics, nutritional immunology) application of nanotechnology to food products biosensors, food microbiology and safety bioprocessing emerging technologies for improving cheese flavour. ... [-]

Master of Science (Geospatial Sciences)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

Our Geospatial Sciences team is the largest academic group of its kind in Australia. One of our experienced researchers with related interests will... [+]

Master of Science (Geospatial Sciences)

 

Develop your advanced research skills and contribute to the forefront of geospatial sciences development and implementation.Our Geospatial Sciences team is the largest academic group of its kind in Australia.One of our experienced researchers with related interests will supervise your work.Develop your analytical and problem-solving skills through further investigation into one of our key areas:

geodesy surveying GPS remote sensing GIScience cartography and geographical visualisation the application of geospatial science methods and technologies.

This master degree may be undertaken in a project or thesis mode.... [-]


Master of Science (International Sports Technology)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

Develop the skills you need for leading roles in the international sports industry and sports organisations. You'll gain an in-depth understanding of the engineering... [+]

Master of Science (International Sports Technology)

 

Develop the skills you need for leading roles in the international sports industry and sports organisations. You will gain an in-depth understanding of scientific and engineering disciplines related to the holistic context of modern sports technology.The global sports industry is an expanding industry worth about US$800 billion. Steady growth of the sports equipment sector is 2.5 times faster than the growth of general consumer spending and the global sports industry is growing faster than the overall GDP.This program includes intensive laboratory work, from classroom-integrated projects to practical work in world-leading facilities like RMIT's large industrial wind tunnel. You’ll gain skills in problem-solving and innovative thinking along with extensive knowledge in developing sports products and special skills in developing methods and tools for the improvement of training and performance assessment.RMIT University has a two-decade-long history of developing gold-medal-winning sports products, like the RMIT Superbike. More recently, an RMIT University collaboration with Kookaburra and Cricket Australia is developing a smart cricket ball that helps improve bowling skills and makes previously unmeasurable performance indicators assessable.... [-]


Master of Science (Mathematical Sciences)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

Develop your logical, analytical and creative problem solving skills and contribute to practical and applied mathematical solutions. Our mathematics... [+]

Master of Science (Mathematical Sciences)

 

Develop your logical, analytical and creative problem solving skills and contribute to practical and applied mathematical solutions.Our mathematics programs link theory to practical projects and real-world scenarios.We use relevant computer software packages to support our analytical problem solving and creative solutions. These include Maple, Matlab, Mathematica and Minitab.Experienced researchers will supervise your work on an industry-related project in the following fields:

Mathematics Statistics and operations research

This master degree may be undertaken in a project or thesis mode.

 

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Master of Science (Psychology)

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Victoria

Your future research supervisor works with a range of industry partners aligned to specific research outcomes and/or in the areas of Applied Health and... [+]

Master of Science (Psychology)

 

Develop your advanced research skills and contribute to our evidence-based healthcare research outcomes.Our current research areas are aging and chronic disease.Your future research supervisor works with a range of industry partners aligned to specific research outcomes and/or in the areas of Applied Health and Learning and Teaching.This master degree may be undertaken in a project or thesis mode.

 

 

Program structure

You will undertake your program under the supervision of an appointed research supervisor.The program is structured to enable you to:

Complete a compulsory research methods course Receive training in research integrity and ethics Select studies in qualitative and quantitative research techniques Complete a thesis/project which demonstrates your contribution to the field and your ability to communicate complex research for peers and the community to an international standard. ... [-]

MA

Master of Arts (Art in Public Space)

Campus Full time 1,5  January 2017 Australia Melbourne

This program is one of the first of its kind in the world and the most comprehensive in course content and structure. It brings together both education and... [+]

Master of Arts (Art in Public Space)

This program is one of the first of its kind in the world and the most comprehensive in course content and structure. It brings together both education and research and encourages active collaboration between art and design practitioners and the community.The program addresses issues within art in public space that are central to current international cultural debate.You'll gain a broad theoretical and historical understanding of discourses and practices of public art.This program examines current definitions of real and virtual public space and trains you to deal with the practical and theoretical problems that arise from such definitions in relation to art.You’ll explore alternative views of how art is presented and received in the urban context and address questions such as:... [-]


Master of Arts (Arts Management)

Campus Full time 1,5  January 2017 Australia Melbourne

This program will teach you the core strategic skills to implement your knowledge in the arts industry. From managing festivals, events and museums... [+]

Master of Arts (Arts Management)

 

This program will teach you the core strategic skills to implement your knowledge in the arts industry. From managing festivals, events and museums to working as an advisor in the community, education and government sector, you'll emerge from this program as a highly skilled, reflective and ethical practitioner committed to making a contribution to arts management and the community.Learning from industry practitioners and professional educators, you'll recognise, develop and extend your professional knowledge, skills, attitudes and values within a flexible learning framework.You'll have many opportunities to develop networks with industry practitioners to help establish yourself as an arts professional.Graduate Certificate and Graduate Diploma exit points are available.... [-]


Master of Arts (Communication Studies) by research

Campus Full time July 2017 Australia Melbourne

Demonstrate your expertise in communication, contribute to the body of knowledge in your field and develop your skills in research, analysis and self-motivated... [+]

Master of Arts (Communication Studies) by research

 

Demonstrate your expertise in communication, contribute to the body of knowledge in your field and develop your skills in research, analysis and self-motivated goal-setting.Research implies a formal academic process that investigates, analyses and contributes original knowledge to that field of study. Relevant research topics cover themes like:

global media cultures communication, politics and organisations communication practice and industry innovation communication industry education and training.

Postgraduates play an important role in the School's research environment, which includes a regular graduate research conference as part of research education and training.... [-]


Master of Arts (Fine Art) by Research

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

The Master of Fine Art (Research) offers an environment where the investigation of ideas and material practice pertinent to artistic research sits alongside... [+]

Master of Arts (Fine Art) by Research

 

The Master of Fine Art (Research) offers an environment where the investigation of ideas and material practice pertinent to artistic research sits alongside and informs the production of art. Central to the program is a balance between studio practice and the conceptual and theoretical concerns that underpin the making of art.You will work with installation, sculpture, ceramics, hybrid and spatial practices, sound, performance, media arts, video, painting, printmaking, drawing, photography, gold and silversmithing and object based practice. You are encouraged to consider the artistic, cultural and social position of their research and to draw upon trans-disciplinary practices and enquiries.Candidates are from diverse backgrounds, age groups and nationalities, including leading art practitioners, students graduating directly from undergraduate programs and artists returning to postgraduate study to enliven their practice.You will undertake a major project that culminates in an exhibition, performance or presentation of work for assessment, accompanied by a detailed proposal and visual and sonic documentation of the work undertaken during the program.... [-]


Master of Arts (Textile Design) by Research

Campus Full time July 2017 Australia Victoria

The Master of Arts (Textile Design) by Research is unique in providing professionally qualified textile designers for the fashion, interior, automotive and... [+]

Master of Arts (Textile Design) by Research

 

Ready to explore your design skills and creativity? This program will develop your technical, sustainability and digital media knowledge to translate textile concepts into marketable products.The Master of Arts (Textile Design) by Research is unique in providing professionally qualified textile designers for the fashion, interior, automotive and licensing design industries in Australia and overseas.You'll have the opportunity to undertake research by thesis or project in the following areas:

history and philosophy of textile design surface pattern design constructed and non-woven textiles textile forecast research digital printing of textiles. ... [-]

Master of Fine Art

Campus Full time January 2017 Australia Melbourne

The Master of Fine Art by coursework is centred on the individual candidate’s practice and is designed to assist the serious art student to attain... [+]

Master of Fine Art

 

The Master of Fine Art by coursework is centred on the individual candidate’s practice and is designed to assist the serious art student to attain a professional level of excellence.This program provides a stimulating and supportive environment for rigorous postgraduate study. The program is pluralist in outlook, balancing the conceptual with the practical. Many students work in a cross disciplinary context. These approaches are encouraged and exist alongside art practices that are discipline specific.Students will become conversant in the theoretical and material analysis of contemporary art through cross disciplinary group tutorials, peer to peer learning and individual academic supervision from practicing artists. A studio on campus is provided in the heart of Melbourne’s vibrant and cultural CBD.... [-]