Undergraduate Programs

The School of Information Technology offers three distinct programs in collaboration with Algonquin College geared towards the high-tech industry and the current trends of today; these programs are as follows:

Photonics & Laser Technology

Photonics & Laser TechnologyThe four-year Photonics & Laser Technology (PLT) program is aimed at students who are interested in the latest technologies for advanced manufacturing, biomedical instrumentation, high speed communications, lighting and displays. The PLT program is focused on the design, installation & operation of laser and photonic components and systems. [READ MORE]

For more information on these three programs, please visit our joint website: BITDegree.ca.

Latest News

Faculty of Engineering and Design TalksFED Talks is a speaker series from the Faculty of Engineering and Design that engages the community in discussions of timely and innovative ideas in engineering, design and technology. Audrey Girouard, Assistant Professor in the School of Information Technology, discusses new ways that people can communicate with their electronic devices. Her work in the field of Human Computer Interaction has her working with thin, flexible displays that can be bent to provide input. Need to flip the page of your e-book? Just bend the corner of the screen. This deformable user interface will shape the next generation of displays
April 2, 2014;6:30pm - 7:30pm; Sunnyside Library, 1049 Bank St., Ottawa
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Graduate Programs

The School of Information Technology offers a distinct Master's degree in Human-Computer Interaction (HCI). This program is in collaboration with 13 different Schools and Departments, ranging from Architecture and Industrial Design to Computer Science, Business, Psychology, and Journalism.