Bachelor of Information Technology

Bachelor of Information Technology

Start your career in IT with a Bachelor of Information Technology degree awarded by Torrens University Australia.

Learn how to analyse, solve and propose innovative IT solutions. You’ll cover foundational studies in programming, software engineering, network and database systems, and human-centred design, as well as topics in smart industry technologies, enterprise computing and cloud architectures. A choice of elective subjects, including data analytics, artificial intelligence, web development and UX, game programming and cybersecurity, allows you to tailor the course to your interests. You will also have the opportunity to undertake work experience, which lets you apply your learnings and further prepare for entry into the workforce.

This course has been co-developed with industry-leading ICT practitioners and academics, and is structured to align with the guidelines of the Australian Computer Society.

Internships Included

Students are offered the opportunity to work within a technology company as an intern or volunteer at a technology non-profit organisation.

Learn in-demand IT skills

Gain expertise across cloud computing, networking, data science, programming, AI, and IoT at an enterprise level.

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  • Qualification:
    Bachelor's Degree
  • Study mode:
    Online
    On Campus
    Blended
  • Payment options:
    HECS-HELP may be available
    FEE-HELP may be available
    Payment plan
    Upfront payment
  • Duration:
    3 years full time, 6 years part time
  • Start date:
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  • Awarded by:
    Torrens University Australia
  • Location:
    NSW, VIC, QLD, SA
  • Career Outcomes:
    Digital Media Programmer | Software or Applications Programmer | ICT Support Technician | ICT Manager | View All

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Course Rundown

Start your career in IT with a Bachelor of Information Technology degree awarded by Torrens University Australia.

Learn how to analyse, solve and propose innovative IT solutions. You’ll cover foundational studies in programming, software engineering, network and database systems, and human-centred design, as well as topics in smart industry technologies, enterprise computing and cloud architectures. A choice of elective subjects, including data analytics, artificial intelligence, web development and UX, game programming and cybersecurity, allows you to tailor the course to your interests. You will also have the opportunity to undertake work experience, which lets you apply your learnings and further prepare for entry into the workforce.

This course has been co-developed with industry-leading ICT practitioners and academics, and is structured to align with the guidelines of the Australian Computer Society.

Internships Included

Students are offered the opportunity to work within a technology company as an intern or volunteer at a technology non-profit organisation.

Learn in-demand IT skills

Gain expertise across cloud computing, networking, data science, programming, AI, and IoT at an enterprise level.

Eligibility

To be eligible for this course, students need to have:

  • Completed Year 12 (Australian secondary school certificate) or equivalent, OR
  • Successful completion of a Vocational qualification (AQF Level 4), or above, OR
  • Successful completion of a Higher Education qualification, OR
  • Work life experience demonstrating the ability to undertake study at the required level.

While completing the Bachelor of Information Technology qualification, you will cover the following subjects:

Year 1

  • Computer Architecture and Operating Systems
  • Introduction to Programming
  • Foundations of Information Systems
  • Data and Networking
  • Introduction to Software Engineering
  • Introduction to Cloud Computing
  • Interaction Design

Year 2

  • Networking and Database Systems
  • Human-Centred Design for Software Engineering
  • IT Professional Practices
  • Creative Enterprises
  • Introduction to Data Science
  • Project Based Learning Studio: Technology
  • Secure By Design

Year 3

  • Cloud Architecture
  • Enterprise Computing Systems
  • Smart Industry Applications
  • Advanced Technology - Work Integrated Learning

Billy Blue College of Design is the design and creative technology faculty at Torrens University Australia, and home to the industry’s best and brightest. They’re known for our engagement with industry and employability focus, with courses developed in collaboration with industry leaders.

You'll study in iconic, inspirational spaces where ideas flourish, and our educators are adventurous and eager to share their craft, and industry contacts. During your studies, you’ll master the practical skills you need back up your imagination and gain the commercial skills you need to scale up your career.

Best of all, university admission needn’t be a worry. You don’t need an ATAR to study with Billy Blue, just a passion to learn, and that hard-earned work-life experience counts too

You’ll benefit from the dedicated support of Course Advisors and Success Coaches, who can help you navigate your career dreams and study goals.

And, with all your course materials online, and the option to study full or part-time, on-campus, online, or a blend of both it's all about flexibility.

Where Will It Lead Me?

On successful completion of this course delivered by Billy Blue College of Design at Torrens University Australia, you will gain a nationally recognised Bachelor of Information Technology qualification. You will have all the skills and knowledge needed to join the booming IT sector and drive your career to new heights.

Curious about where a career in it could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:

How Much Will It Cost?

Total cost for this course is $26,847.

Students may be eligible for scholarships covering up to 30% of the fee, making the discounted fee $18,793.

Eligible Australian students may choose to defer some, or all, of their tuition fees through FEE-HELP, a loan scheme repaid through the tax system based on income. Australian students may also be eligible for HECS and CSP (Commonwealth Supported Places) schemes.

HECS-HELP
FEE-HELP
You may be eligible to receive HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP for this course!

This course can be paid for through the HECS-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, you may not need to pay upfront.

Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees directly to the provider on your behalf. You'll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $48,361 (2022-23 income year).

Find out more about government study loans here.

This course can be paid for through the FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, you may not need to pay upfront.

Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees directly to the provider on your behalf. You'll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $48,361 (2022-23 income year).

Find out more about government study loans here.

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