IT Careers

The IT industry is booming and there’s no shortage of jobs for those with the right skills. Do you have a head for logic and problem-solving? Then now’s the time to get in on the action.

The opportunities in IT are truly mind-boggling, and new roles are developing all the time as technology evolves and grows. Some of the most sought-after workers include web developers, IT architects, network engineers, database specialists and technical support. No matter what your role in any business, IT skills and knowledge are always going to give you a competitive advantage.

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  • Internet Dynamic Environment Design

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    This online unit of study in Internet Dynamic Environment Design from Curtin University will teach you to create interactive websites with custom interfaces.
  • Diploma of Information Technology

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    The online Diploma of Information Technology (ICT50115) course will give you the skills to provide ICT support to your workplace.

  • Certificate IV in Systems Analysis and Design

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    This Certificate IV in Systems Analysis and Design (ICT40715) course will give you the skills for junior design or systems analysis roles.

  • Bachelor of Technology (Information Systems)

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    The Bachelor of Technology (Information Systems) IT course, available online through Swinburne University, will give you skills in business-critical technology-related disciplines.
  • Management Support Systems

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    Management Support Systems is an online unit offered by Swinburne University of Technology, teaching about management structures, information technology systems and the application of IT in order to support management.
  • Advanced Diploma of Information Technology

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    If you want to make the leap into senior ICT roles, this online Advanced Diploma of Information Technology (ICT60115) course is a great way to get ahead.

IT news & views

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