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bachelor

Degree

Bachelor of Information Technology

bachelor

Degree

Bachelor of Information Technology

Quick facts

  • Tuition

    $28,700 AUD

  • Application fee

    Free

  • Duration

    3 years

  • PSW

    3 years

  • Min GPA

    50 out of 100

  • CRICOS Code

    019936G

Options
Work Integrated Learning (WIL)

These items are optional and you can choose them as you wish after applying for the course.

Deadlines

Term start & deadline Deadline
Spring-August 01-June-2021 2021-06-01
Fall-February 01-December-2021 2021-12-01

Overview

Bachelor of Information Technology

If you have a passion for information technology (IT) and are keen to learn the high-tech skills to establish a career comfortably navigating an increasingly digitised world, then the UC Bachelor of Information Technology is the perfect course for you.

This course is highly expansive course, covering both the technology and business sides of IT, and as part of your studies you’ll explore and learn relevant IT theories and principles that underpin the IT industry.

Areas of study include business and information systems, system analysis and modelling, system administration, security, networking and software development which will give you the perfect platform from which to move seamlessly into a wide range of career specialisations.

This course is accredited by the Australian Computer Society (ACS) and, upon graduation, you’ll possess the necessary knowledge, skills, qualifications and professional contacts to forge a stimulating IT career across a wide range of industries both here in Australia and around the world.

This course offers the chance to specialise in Cloud Computing and Internet of Things, Cybersecurity and System Administration, Data Science or Robotics and Artificial Intelligence.

Work Integrated Learning (WIL)

Work-integrated learning (WIL) is an integral component of the Bachelor of Information Technology journey as it gives students the opportunity to gain valuable hands-on experience and build professional relationships through real work, or work-like placements.

This, in turn, enhances each student’s confidence, employability and reinforces the university’s commitment to preparing professional and highly employable graduates with the right mix of skills, knowledge, and experience.

As part of this approach UC fosters close industry connections who offer preferential access to work placement positions and training opportunities with companies such as Dialog Information Technology, Pursuit Technology, CycleLifeHQ, Birdsnest, Australian Sports Commission, Agsafe, Kiah Consulting, ALLBIDS, ThoughtPatterns Consulting, ESKAPEE, Carers ACT, the Department of Defence’s Chief Information Officer Group, Emanate Technology, Getaboutable.com and Clearz Defence.

In your final year, you’ll also have the chance to complete a real-world industry capstone project while working in teams to produce and implement an IT system for a local business, government or community organisation.

Estimate your cost

Residency
Count of person

$36,812

Total costs

yearly

Details


Cost of living 1 person $7,668
Accommodation 1 bed room $8,112
Tuition 1 person $28,700

Hourly wage

Min wage

21.38 AUD / 1 hour

in Australia every student can work 40 hour per fortnight

Required documents

1) awards, certificates or transcripts from complete or incomplete study
2) subject or unit outlines from previous tertiary study
3) English test results
4) evidence of professional experience

Language requirements

GRE
not required
GMAT
not required

IELTS

6
6
listening
6
writing
6
speaking
6
reading

TOEFL

60
12
listening
21
writing
18
speaking
13
reading

PTE

-
listening
-
writing
-
speaking
-
reading

Cambridge

-
listening
-
writing
-
speaking
-
reading
Language pathway (conditional offer) is available
The University of Canberra College (UCC) offers a number of Pathways programs to improve your English or study skills and help you gain entry into a UC degree. These include:

English Language Intensive Courses for Overseas Students (ELICOS) will improve your English language skills and can help you gain entry into a UC degree.
UC diplomas
International Foundation Program
Graduate Certificate in Academic Foundations and achieved at least 50% in the Academic Writing and Research Skills unit and at least 65% in your combined test and final exam scores.

You’ll satisfy the UC English language requirements for most undergraduate and postgraduate courses if you complete a Pathways program at UCC. The specific Pathways program you choose determines the UC courses you can move to once you’ve finished your UCC studies.

Academic background and requirement

Admission to this course is based on an entrance rank. A rank can be achieved by the following means:
- work experience
- overseas qualification
University also offers a number of entry initiatives that give you the opportunity to gain entry to the University via alternate pathway programs and admissions schemes
 

Assumed knowledge:

Basic knowledge and skills in ICT (Information and Communication Technology); Basic numeracy and literacy skills.

Career opportunities

Cloud computing architect

ICT project manager

Data analyst

Mobile apps developer

Cybersecurity specialist

Cybersecurity operations manager

Chief information officer

Big data engineer

Big data architect

Data scientist

Business intelligence specialist

Service desk manager

System administrator

Cloud computing architect

IoT engineer, developer or designer

Artificial Intelligence practitioner

Machine learning engineer

Robotics specialist.

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