Bachelor of Information Technology online

Bachelor of Information Technology

  • Australian Accredited Qualification
  • Equivalent to on-campus qualifications
  • Overseas students eligible

Course Description

The Bachelor of Information Technology provides you with the contemporary knowledge, skills and experience required for a successful career as an IT professional capable of managing information technology, digital proficiency and technological transformations in all sectors of the community.

In addition to acquiring a core set of IT skills that are relevant in almost every industry, this diverse degree provides you with the opportunity to choose from a wide range of IT specialisations according to your interests and career aspirations. We offer a full range of IT disciplines from the technical (software development and cloud computing), to the creative (creative technologies and games design).

You’ll cover areas such as cyber security, application development, computer games, gaming, virtual and augmented reality, creative technologies and cloud computing and gain experience constructing IT solutions to real-world problems. You also have the flexibility to diversify your studies and explore other areas of interest through elective units in IT and/or complementary study areas.

This course includes an internship unit that provides professional work experience with an approved host organisation. Students also have the opportunity to gain business skills working on real-world products.

IT is at the heart of innovation and productivity. It shapes the way we live, work, learn, communicate, socialise and entertain ourselves. It’s no surprise then, that IT graduates are in high demand globally, and with high entry-level salaries on offer an IT degree can set you up for a satisfying and rewarding career. Possible roles include network officer or manager, IT security officer or manager, object-oriented or procedural programmer, database or web designer, manager, consultant, or system analyst.

Units in the course may include assessment hurdle requirements

 

* Price for the online Bachelor of Information Technology is based on Commonwealth Supported Place (HECS).

The Bachelor of Information Technology is provided by Deakin University which has no affiliation with EDNA. This is a resource provided for students that are interested in Australian online courses.

Subjects

Unit Code Unit Name Unit Type
STP050 (0 credit points) Academic Integrity Core
SIT010 (0 credit points) Safety Induction Program Core
STP010 (0 credit points) Introduction to Work Placements Core
SIT102 Introduction to Programming Core
SIT124 Exploring I.T. Core
SIT103 Data and Information Management Core
SIT105 Thinking Technology and Design Core
SIT202 Networks and Communications Core
SIT223 Professional Practice in a Digital World Core
SIT216 * User Centred Design Core
SIT302 Project Delivery Core
SIT374 Project Design Core
SIT317 # Enterprise, Entrepreneurship and Innovation Core
STP301 Industry Based Learning Core

Entry Requirements

ATAR SCORE: 60.85
School leavers will be based on  the following

  • Results in the Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) or its equivalent.
  •  Pre-requisite units 3 and 4.
  • A study score of at least 25 in English as an additional language or 20 in English other than EAL.

Requirements for non-school leavers:

  • Certificate IV in a related study field OR
  • Nationally accredited  Diploma in any field  OR
  • Degree from another institution or  least two Deakin University units OR
  • other evidence of academic capability judged to be equivalent for example relevant work or life experience