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Information Technology (IT) has great influence on a number of disciplines these days. The effective integration of profession-specific knowledge with information systems has become an essential element of success for organisations and companies. There is an increased demand for professionals who are familiar with the IT industry and able to incorporate this knowledge in other professional arenas. We provide professional training in IT and related disciplines in various QF levels. Award-bearing programmes provide clear articulation paths for lifelong learning so that our students can keep pace with IT developments and remain competent in their professions.

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Advanced Diploma in Computer and Information Security aims to enhance students' comprehension of fundamental concepts, principles and theories in computer and information security which has been spurred by the pervasive use of computer-based applications such as information systems, databases, and computer programming. Students are also given an understanding of computer systems and architecture, access control mechanisms, cryptography algorithms, software security, physical security, security management and risk management as well as computer forensics.
Start 06 NOV 2017 (MON)
Duration 20 months
Fee HK$40,000 paid in 3 instalments.

Note: All fees are subject to change without prior notice.
The programme is designed to help students in developing skills and understanding of the real life applications of big data and machine learning. The programme involves introducing students to the key concepts of big data and machine learning as well as applying those concepts into different industries.
Start 26 OCT 2017 (THU)
Duration 5 weeks
Fee $2500
物聯網是指將設備及產品連接到互聯網,配備數據收集及通訊功能,提高市民的生活質素。物聯網技術已應用於零售、醫護、物流、城市管理、公共服務和許多其他服務行業,具有龐大的發展潛力。有研究預測,到了 2020 年,全球將有超過五百億件物件連接到互聯網,成為物聯網的一員。
開課日期 待定
修業期 1個月
課程費用 HK$2500
Middlesex University, London
IT professionals involved in electronic security and digital forensics need an understanding of information security and network security measures, intrusion prevention and detection, and digital forensics analysis techniques.  This programme is design to help student develop expert technical and legal knowledge to enable them to make a major contribution to information security and digital forensics investigations.
Start 10 OCT 2018 (WED)
Duration 1 and 1/2 years
Fee Approximately HK$56,750* in two instalments (HK$38,750 + £1,500)
1st instalment: £1,000 + HKD19,375
2nd instalment: £500 + HKD19,375

Application Fee: HK$150
Registration Fee: £57

* Subject to exchange rate ~ 1 GBP = 11 HKD
Middlesex University, UK
This programme is developed around WBS methodologies and theories that are designed to meet the continuing professional development needs of people who are currently IT professionals and IT project owners.
Start 05 FEB 2018 (MON)
Duration 2 years
Fee Total Tuition Fee: HK$95,000
Instalments: 2 instalments
The programme aims to provide an opportunity for students to consolidate their skills and knowledge in network technology. Students will gain a comprehensive understanding of up-to-date network technology tools and systems.
Start 02 OCT 2018 (TUE)
Duration 1 year
Fee HK$5,520 per common core course and HK$3,780 per elective course. Fees are subject to change without prior notice.
This programme is designed for IT professionals and IT project owners who would like to advance their career to the management level. The latest technical and project management skills including planning, design, auditing, budgeting, quality control and social medial application of IT projects will be covered.
Start 10 JAN 2018 (WED)
Duration 12 months
Fee HK$28,800
This programme is specially designed for non-IT graduates facing the challenges of IT work. It will equip students with a comprehensive range of IT knowledge including information system analysis, programming concepts, networking technology and database applications.
Start 20 NOV 2017 (MON)
Duration 1 year
This programme will provide professionals with an excellent opportunity to enhance their forensics IT knowledge for developing their career as a crime laboratory analyst, forensic engineer and crime scene examiner. Graduates from IT, business or accounting are encouraged to enrol in this programme.
Start 31 OCT 2017 (TUE)
Duration 1 year
Fee HK$48,500 (To be paid in 2 instalments)
Middlesex University, London
This programme is designed to equip students with practical skills and technical knowledge about computer communications and networks and prepares graduates for a range of careers within the international computer networking industry for employment such as computer network engineers, designing, analysing and developing networks in both large and small organisations; or as managers involved in maintaining and developing computer networks to meet current and future operational and security requirements.
Start 02 OCT 2018 (TUE)
Duration 3 years
Fee Approximately HK$129,000* in six instalments (HK$98,400^ + £2,835^)
Registration Fee: £57^

* Subject to exchange rate
^ Subject to annual changes
University of Plymouth, UK
Cyber security is now widely recognised as an international priority, with hacking, malicious code, and data theft being just three of the many reasons why it's vital in the design, development and implementation of today’s IT systems. BSc (Hons) Computer and Information Security delivers a view of security threats and solutions, alongside an essential background in wider IT topics. This is particularly important in light of the national Cyber Security Strategy and the current shortage of related skills in the marketplace. 
Start 24 SEP 2018 (MON)
Duration 2 years
Fee HK$97,000* in four instalments (Year 2: HK$40,000; Year 3: HK$57,000)

* Subject to annual changes