Career and Professional Development

School of Continuing Studies

Diploma in Internet Business Technology

Objectives

The School of Continuing Studies offers the Diploma in Internet Business Technology to those who have completed a university undergraduate degree and wish to obtain a qualification in the field of Internet Business Technology. The program is designed to provide a base in the fundamentals of computer science and exposure to Internet technology, web-based social media and web analytics. Students completing the diploma will be in an excellent position to understand and manage information technology-related issues in their workplace.

Note:Students must have knowledge of basic college level mathematics, equivalent to McGill course CMSC 101 and have previous experience with some programming language equivalent to McGill course CCCS 300.
In addition to the admission requirements for Diploma Programs, students must have a CGPA of 3.0 out of 4.0 or 3.2 out of 4.0 in the last two years of full-time academic studies.

NumberTitlePrerequisitesAvailable Times
 Spring/Summer
2015
Fall
2015
Winter
2016
Spring/Summer
2016
7 REQUIRED Courses: (21 Credits)
CCS2 505Applications ProgrammingRestriction: Students must have successfully completed an introductory computer programming course. Students who have not met this requirement must successfully complete CCCS 300 Programming Techniques 1 MON  
CGM2 510Project Management: Tools and TechniquesRestriction: Open to students currently in a graduate program. Not open to Special Students.MON/SAT TUE/THUTUEWEDMON/SAT TUE/THU
CMIS 530Web Analytics for Internet Business  WED  
CMIS 542Strategic Internet Marketing  THU  
CMIS 543Internet Business Analysis and OptimizationPrerequisite: CMIS 530  WED 
CMIS 544Social Media Marketing and Technology   TUE 
CCS2 508Web Application DevelopmentRestriction: Students must have successfully completed an introductory computer programming course. Students who have not met this requirement must successfully complete CCCS 300 Programming Techniques 1  THU 
3 COMPLEMENTARY Courses from the following: (9 Credits)
CCS2 510Computer Network and Internet Security     
CCS2 535Internet Business ProjectCMIS 530 and CMIS 542     
CCS2 550Multimedia Communication Design and Marketing  TUE  
CCS2 590Topics in Information TechnologyRestriction: Students must have successfully completed an introductory computer programming course. Students who have not met this requirement must successfully complete CCCS 300 Programming Techniques 1   MON 
CPL2 510Communication and Networking Skills THU FRI/SATSATSATTHU FRI/SAT
Or any other 500 or 600 graduate level course offered through CPD
and approved by the department.