University of Technology Sydney

C04435v1 Executive Master of Technology Management

Award(s): Executive Master of Technology Management (MTechMgtExec)
Commonwealth supported place?: No
Load credit points: 72
Course EFTSL: 1.5
Location: Online campus

Notes

This course is offered fully online.

This course is not offered to international students.


Overview
Career options
Course intended learning outcomes
Admission requirements
Recognition of prior learning
Course duration and attendance
Course structure
Course completion requirements
Course program
Other information

Overview

The Executive Master of Technology Management is designed for future-focused professionals who aspire to become growth-oriented technology leaders and want to develop enterprise leadership and organisational acumen to enable a sustainable, technology-driven future.

The portfolio consists of masters level subjects focused on leadership and organisational-acumen, supporting skills and knowledge development in technology, data, and process management.

The Masters students complete two industry-focused projects in which technological, leadership, business, and strategic thinking skills are applied to enterprise challenges and opportunities. Students build on the communication, critical thinking, and leadership skills that inform strategic thinking and change management in technology rich enterprises. They build capacity to lead the implementation of technology-lead initiatives, innovation, and transformation: solving problems in technological lag and designing technology solutions for enterprise operations. The program is also designed to enrich technical knowledge and understanding of how technologies interact with each other and are applied across business operations, empowering informed discourse and decision making in and across technical teams. The executive masters is suitable for a C-suite bound tech professional with advanced professional capability. This course offers an accelerated pathway and focuses on providing strategic and leadership skills within cutting edge leadership subjects focused on technology and enterprises.

Delivered fully online, with part-time study, this course enables students to work full time while attaining the technology management skills to take control of their career. Customising learning to meet career goals, students can immediately apply what they learn to make a greater impact in their current role and prepare for a technology-driven future.

The Executive Master of Technology Management allows students to customise their learning to meet their professional aspirations and upskilling needs. Students engage and learn with globally connected teaching staff involved in cutting-edge research from Australia’s #1 ranked university for Computer Science and Engineering.

Students have access to YourCall, which is a capability and learning log unique to the Faculty of Engineering and IT. YourCall will help students plan, record, and share their learning throughout the course.

Unique to UTS Online, this course is designed with busy full-time working professionals in mind. Studying this fully online course helps students to feel accomplished and supported at the same time.

Career options

Graduates from the Executive Master of Technology Management have a variety of roles available to them and are well equipped to lead and implement technology-led initiatives and transformation. Career options may include roles such as Group Head of IT and Operations, Global Head of IT and Operations, Head of Group Data Platforms, Chief Information Officer (CIO), Director of Technology/Digital Products, Chief Technology Officer (CTO).

Course intended learning outcomes

A.1 Historically and Culturally informed about Indigenous Knowledge Systems: FEIT graduates are culturally and historically well informed, able to co-design projects as respectful professionals when working in and with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities.
B.1 Socially Responsible: Executive Master of Technology Management graduates interpret technical, ethical, business and regulatory knowledge and apply systems thinking to predict the consequences of technology and data initiatives, with commitment to act in a socially and globally responsible manner, to enable sustainable, future-focused outcomes.
C.1 Design Oriented: Executive Master of Technology Management graduates critically analyse and manage data and stakeholder insights to identify, research and evaluate opportunities, dilemmas, constraints, contradictions, risks and uncertainties in complex and dynamic environments.
D.1 Technically Proficient: Executive Master of Technology Management graduates combine leadership theory and practices with expert judgement, organisational, strategic and business acumen to define, interpret and modify processes and the use of technology and data, within and across teams, functions and enterprises.
E.1 Collaborative and Communicative: Executive Master of Technology Management graduates engage ethically with people, data and technology, demonstrate adaptability and communicate influentially to lead diverse teams, manage stakeholders, establish and leverage collaboration, and translate insights about technology and data use and value.
F.1 Reflective: Executive Master of Technology Management graduates critically reflect on their own and others’ practices, seek and act on feedback, build self- awareness of competencies, demonstrate autonomy and take responsibility for their professional practice and learning.

Admission requirements

Applicants must have completed a UTS recognised bachelor's degree, or an equivalent or higher qualification, or submitted other evidence of general and professional qualifications that demonstrates potential to pursue graduate studies.

The English proficiency requirement for local applicants with international qualifications is: Academic IELTS: 6.5 overall with a writing score of 6.0; or TOEFL: paper based: 550-583 overall with TWE of 4.5, internet based: 79-93 overall with a writing score of 21; or AE5: Pass; or PTE: 58-64; or CAE: 176-184.

Eligibility for admission does not guarantee offer of a place.

Recognition of prior learning

Students in the Executive Master of Technology Management are eligible for 24 credit points of exemptions.

Applicants with a minimum of five-year full-time, or equivalent part-time, work experience may be granted RPL for up to 24 credit points (four subjects).

Course duration and attendance

The course is offered on a two-year, part-time basis.

Course structure

Students are required to complete 72 credit points, comprising of 12 credit points of technology and enterprise core subjects, 12 credit points of research project core subjects and 48 credit points of professional-focused electives.

Course completion requirements

STM91582 Technology and Enterprise stream 12cp
STM91584 Enterprise and Technology Project stream 12cp
CBK92022 Management, Enterprise and Technology choice 48cp
Total 72cp

Course program

A typical course program is provided below, showing the recommended study sequence to ensure completion of the course within the expected duration. Refer to the Timetable Planner for confirmation of availability.

Session 3 commencing, full time
Year 1
Session 3
320557 Enabling Enterprise Information Systems   6cp
Session 4
320606 Database   6cp
Session 5
570100 Data Ethics and Regulation   6cp
Session 6
420104 Artificial Intelligence for Enterprises   6cp
Year 2
Session 1
420103 Digital Strategy: Aligning Business and Technology   6cp
Session 2
420102 Building Enterprise Agility   6cp
Session 3
420112 Project Design   6cp
Session 4
420113 Project Application   6cp
Session 4 commencing, full time
Year 1
Session 4
320606 Database   6cp
Session 5
570100 Data Ethics and Regulation   6cp
Session 6
420104 Artificial Intelligence for Enterprises   6cp
Year 2
Session 1
420103 Digital Strategy: Aligning Business and Technology   6cp
Session 2
420102 Building Enterprise Agility   6cp
Session 3
420112 Project Design   6cp
Session 4
420113 Project Application   6cp
Session 5
320513 Machine Learning   6cp
Session 5 commencing, full time
Year 1
Session 5
570100 Data Ethics and Regulation   6cp
Session 6
420104 Artificial Intelligence for Enterprises   6cp
Year 2
Session 1
420103 Digital Strategy: Aligning Business and Technology   6cp
Session 2
420102 Building Enterprise Agility   6cp
Session 3
420112 Project Design   6cp
Session 4
420113 Project Application   6cp
Session 5
320513 Machine Learning   6cp
Session 6
320146 Data Visualisation and Visual Analytics   6cp
Session 6 commencing, full time
Year 1
Session 6
420104 Artificial Intelligence for Enterprises   6cp
Year 2
Session 1
420103 Digital Strategy: Aligning Business and Technology   6cp
Session 2
420102 Building Enterprise Agility   6cp
Session 3
420112 Project Design   6cp
Session 4
420113 Project Application   6cp
Session 5
320513 Machine Learning   6cp
Session 6
320146 Data Visualisation and Visual Analytics   6cp
Year 3
Session 1
420101 Technology and Innovation Management   6cp

Other information

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