Graduate Studies

General Information

More than ever before, information technology specialists need a deeper understanding of their field.

ITEC-5920, Selected Topics - Course descriptions for 2019-2020

  • ITEC 5920 B - Virtual and Augmented Reality Technology (WINTER)

    Instructor: Dr. Rob Teather

    Research in and design of virtual/augmented reality systems. Covers applications, history, human factors, display and input hardware, and interaction techniques for navigation, selection and manipulation. Students develop and evaluate a VR/AR system using modern game engines and 3D hardware devices such as head-mounted displays.

  • ITEC 5920 W - Applied Programming (WINTER)

    Instructor: TBA

    Algorithm design and computer programming with practical industry problems in information technology. Topics include algorithms and pseudocode, programing fundamentals, memory operations, data structures, object oriented programming, program design, testing and debugging.

    You must register for both the lecture (W) and the lab (W1)

  • ITEC 5920 F - Applied Programming (FALL)

    Instructor: Mohamed Abdelazez

    Algorithm design and computer programming with practical industry problems in information technology. Topics include algorithms and pseudocode, programing fundamentals, memory operations, data structures, object oriented programming, program design, testing and debugging.

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CSIT Graduate Manual

ITEC 5001, Seminar

  • The schedule for ITEC-5001 seminars can be found here.
  • Students must sign the attendance sheet to record their ITEC seminar attendance.
  • Attending ITEC 5001 seminars does not require registration. In fact, you should register after attending 8 seminars.
  • For external events, please inquire in advance with the seminar coordinator if the event can count towards ITEC seminar attendance. If so, students must submit a proof of attendance, such as paid registration receipt, or an attendance form signed by the event organizer.
  • CLUE events are preapproved. The CLUE attendance sheet is shared with us, no need for another proof of attendance.
  • If you would like to present in an ITEC seminar, please email the seminar coordinator.

ITEC-5900, Directed Studies

Directed Studies (DS) course allows students to work on a topic that is not offered as a regular course. Read the CSIT Graduate Manual for the procedure to follow before you can register. You must coordinate with a faculty member to submit a course outline and a Directed Study Registration form.

ITEC-5905, MNET Project

MNET Projects can be done with any CSIT faculty. We also accept other Carleton faculty to supervise projects. Read the CSIT Graduate Manual for the procedure to follow before you can register. You must coordinate with a faculty member to submit a course outline and a MNET Project Registration form.

Fast-track to PhD

The Fast-track option is to support students who are in a Master’s program, have shown strong research potential, and intend to do a PhD. The Fast-track option allows students to enter the PhD program without finishing the Master’s requirements including the thesis.

For more information and process, please consult:

CSIT grad student forms