GRADUATE DIPLOMA OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY - CRICOS CODE – 040024E
PROGRAM OBJECTIVES & OVERVIEW
ENTRY REQUIREMENTS (INTERNATIONAL)
The Graduate Diploma of Information Technology is designed for graduates with an undergraduate degree in areas other than computing or information technology. The course offers continuing education at a graduate level for professionals from all disciplines. A background in computing is not required.
Completion of (at least) a 3 year degree course, or 3 year tertiary Diploma at agreed standard or equivalent from a recognised university.
Required proficiency in English. IE TS band Score 6.0 with no bands less than 5.5.
Successful completion of this course will give you the foundation, knowledge and skills to:
At least 18 years of age at the time of the students proposed commencement of studies at the university
Be familiar with the theoretical basis of Information Technology
Demonstrate appropriate project management principles and techniques
Demonstrate the programming skills required to architect and implement complex computer systems
Analyse, design and implement software systems, including functional, relational and object-oriented methodologies
Communicate, in written and oral form, your own work and the work of others
Discuss the latest developments in IT
FEES AUD 8,000 per semester PROGRAM DURATION 1 year or 2 semesters PROGRAM STRUCTURE
The course consists of eight units providing practical and theoretical skills in information technology.
Year 1 Semester 1 ITECH-5001 ITECH5000 ITECH5004 ITECH5400
Communication Technology Programming 1 Introduction to Multimedia Introduction to Computing
Semester 2 ITECH6101 ITECH5006 ITECH6100 ITECH7203
Software Engineering: Processes & Methods Database Management Systems Programming 2 Professional Development
As they are subject to staff availability, there is no guarantee that every course will be offered in any particular semester.
All courses are subject to change through the processes of regular program revision.