Graduate Studies

General Information

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

ITEC-5920, Selected Topics - Applied Programming (FALL and WINTER)

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 and the lab. Fall: F and F1; Winter: W and W1.

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 via 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