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Start date
February
July

Campus
Mawson Lakes

Duration
3 year(s) full-time

Program Code
LBCP

Prerequisites
None

Assumed Knowledge
None

Fees
2020: AUD$ 33,600 per annum (per 1.0 EFTSL)

English Language Requirements
  • IELTS total [6.0]
  • IELTS reading [6.0]
  • IELTS writing [6.0]
Equivalent English qualifications (PDF)

International Admission by Country
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CRICOS Code
074116J

Aim

This program prepares graduates for professional careers in their chosen field by developing knowledge and skills in the theory and practice of information technology.

Content & Structure

The program consists of:

  • Core courses in Information Technology (58.5 units)
  • An Elective course (4.5 units)
  • A major (36 units) in Cloud Computing
  • A final semester group project (9.0 units)

A total of 108 units are required for the completion of the program.

What courses you'll study

Course name Area and cat no. Units Reference  
FIRST YEAR
First Semester (Study Period 1, 2 or 3)
Information Systems Professional Practice INFS 1014 9
Problem Solving and Programming COMP 1039 4.5
Information Technology Fundamentals INFT 1016 4.5
Second Semester (Study Period 4, 5 or 6)
Web and Database Development INFS 1019 9
Network Fundamentals INFT 1012 4.5
Programming Fundamentals COMP 1040 4.5
SECOND YEAR
First Semester (Study Period 1, 2 or 3)
Systems Analysis, Design and Project Management INFS 2035 9
Information Security Management INFS 3070 4.5
Management Principles BUSS 1054 4.5
Second Semester (Study Period 4, 5 or 6)
Web Engineering INFT 2061 4.5
Interface Design, Interaction and Experience INFT 1004 4.5
Network Management INFT 3020 4.5
Business Intelligence and Analytics INFS 4018 4.5
THIRD YEAR
First Semester (Study Period 1, 2 or 3)
Information Technology Strategy and Management INFS 3065 4.5
Enterprise Systems INFT 3024 4.5
Cloud, Virtualisation and Storage INFT 4028 4.5
Elective 4.5 Note(s): 2
Second Semester (Study Period 4, 5 or 6)
ICT Project INFT 3025 9 Note(s): 3
Accounting for Business ACCT 1008 4.5
Systems Architecture COMP 3024 4.5

Professional accreditation and recognition

This program is professionally accredited by the Australian Computer Society.

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