Program Objective

This Post Graduate Diploma in Information Technology Management is "Approved as a vocational program under the Ontario Career Colleges Act, 2005"

The Postgraduate Diploma in Information and Technology Management from is a two-year postgraduate programme and directed at those employed within the information technology environment as well as those aspiring to enter the information technology management field. Through the coursework, graduates will be imbued with the skills of aligning business strategies and technology to effectively perform their duties.

The Programme aims to build skills in information technology to generate value to an organisation through the use of technology.  The application of appropriate security frameworks is learned to critically appraise the legal process of using technology, interrogate different approaches that can be used for research, assess the modern trends in information systems, critically evaluate the drivers of strategy implementation and solve problems through the use of artificial intelligence.

Key Benefits

The information technology sector is one of the fastest-growing sectors with, unlimited options, huge and continuously growing demand with respectable earning potential. If you are looking for a career in the Information Technology sector, then going for an Advanced diploma of information technology online course will be a good option. It makes the person competent to plan, develop, implement, manage, and monitor an enterprise information and communications technology system. This course imparts deep management strategies for storing and securing data as well as clients. This course will help to develop your skill for interacting and managing with clients on the business level. Graduating with an post graduate diploma course in Information technology will enable individuals to work in effective information technology roles.

Program Outline - NOC Code and Job Functions

Course Outline:

  • Computer and IT Peripherals

  • Types of Software

  • Database Management

  • Networking

  • Overview of Cloud Computing

  • IT Risk Management

  • ITIL

  • Wireless Technology

  • In-Memory Technology and Big Data

  • Business Analytics

  • Enterprise System Administration

  • Business Analysis

  • Service Oriented Architecture

  • IT Security Management

  • IT Project Management

  • ERP Admin Tool

Associated National Occupation Classification (NOC) Codes

After pursuing this Post Graduate Diploma in Information Technology Management, the graduates are eligible for positions falling under the following job titles under 2171:

  • Computer systems analyst

  • Informatics consultant

  • Informatics security analyst

  • Information systems business analyst

  • Information systems quality assurance (QA) analyst

  • Information technology (IT) consultant

  • Management information systems (MIS) analyst

  • Systems auditor

  • Systems consultant

  • Systems security analyst

Employment areas and Prospects

Employment requirements

  • A bachelor's degree in computer science, computer systems engineering, software engineering, business administration or a related discipline or completion of a college program in computer science is usually required.

  • Experience as a computer programmer is usually required.

  • Certification or training provided by software vendors may be required by some employers.

Main duties

This group performs some or all of the following duties:

Information systems business analysts and consultants

  • Confer with clients to identify and document requirements

  • Conduct business and technical studies

  • Design, develop, integrate, test and implement information systems business solutions

  • Provide advice on information systems strategy, policy, management, security and service delivery

Systems security analysts

  • Confer with clients to identify and document requirements, assess physical and technical security risks to data, software and hardware

  • Develop policies, procedures and contingency plans to minimize the effects of security breaches.

Information systems quality assurance analysts

  • Develop and implement policies and procedures throughout the software development life cycle to maximize the efficiency, effectiveness and overall quality of software products and information systems.

Systems auditors

  • Conduct independent third-party reviews to assess quality assurance practices, software products and information systems.

Mode of Training

This program is offered in-class format only.