Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

Diploma in Information Technology and Management

 

The Diploma in Information Technology and Management program supports your academic pursuits if you are a graduate of the OL Certificate in Information Technology program.

Program Requirements

Admission Requirements

For certificates with less than 30 credits or without key prerequisites, OL may specify that courses, in addition to those required for the diploma, be completed.

If you plan to complete this or another OL credential, please fill out a Program Admission form and send it to OL Admissions.

Residency Requirements

A minimum of 9 TRU credits (distance or on-campus)

Diploma Requirements

30 credits additional to 30 credits transferred from Certificate in Information Technology or equivalent, with a GPA of 2.00 or higher over all courses required for completion of this credential, as follows:

Core Knowledge Requirements (12 credits)

ACCT 2211, Financial Accounting or approved equivalent (3)
ENGL 1101, Composition or CMNS 1291, Introduction to Professional Writing or CMNS 1811, Business, Professional and Academic Composition or approved equivalent (3)
MNGT 1111, Supervision or MNGT 1211, Management Principles and Practices (3) or MNGT 2131, Motivation and Productivity or approved equivalent (3)
ORGB 2811, Organizational Behaviour or approved equivalent (3)

Elective Requirements (18 credits)

15 credits of approved IT and business electives, of which of 6 credits must be business electives (ACCT 2251, ACCT 2281, BLAW 2911, HRMN 2821, MKTG 2431)

3 credits of approved electives

Note: The 60 credits required overall for this diploma must include a minimum of 6 ENGL or CMNS credits and 30 IT and/or computing credits.

Student Responsibility

Before registering in any course, consult with your Program Advisor to ensure that the courses you select are appropriate program of study and educational goals. Otherwise, you may find that a course does not meet program requirements and cannot be used toward the program's credential.

Contact

Email Student Services for more about this program or about Open Learning and its programs and courses.