Diploma of Information Technology

Diploma of Information Technology

Start your career in IT with a Diploma of Information Technology course.

This Diploma of Information Technology, awarded by Torrens University Australia, is designed in collaboration with industry to provide you with the knowledge required to get started in the ICT sector. Upon completion, you will be equipped with foundational knowledge in topics such as computer hardware and software, networking and programming, website development and cloud computing. By the end of this course, you will have gained a thorough introduction to IT professional practice.

Master industry-standard programming

Develop proficiency in programming languages such as C++, Python and Java.

Guaranteed pathway entry

Successful completion will guarantee entry into our Bachelor of Information Technology.

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  • Qualification:
    Diploma
  • Study mode:
    Online
    On Campus
    Blended
  • Payment options:
    FEE-HELP may be available
    Payment plan
    Upfront payment
  • Duration:
    1 year full time, up to 2 years part time, 6 months accelerated
  • Start date:
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  • Awarded by:
    Torrens University Australia
  • Location:
    Online, NSW, VIC, QLD, SA
  • Career Outcomes:
    ICT Support Technician | Network Administrator | Network Operations Technician | Programmer | IT Infrastructure Manager | View All

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Course Rundown

Start your career in IT with a Diploma of Information Technology course.

This Diploma of Information Technology, awarded by Torrens University Australia, is designed in collaboration with industry to provide you with the knowledge required to get started in the ICT sector. Upon completion, you will be equipped with foundational knowledge in topics such as computer hardware and software, networking and programming, website development and cloud computing. By the end of this course, you will have gained a thorough introduction to IT professional practice.

Master industry-standard programming

Develop proficiency in programming languages such as C++, Python and Java.

Guaranteed pathway entry

Successful completion will guarantee entry into our Bachelor of Information Technology.

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 this Diploma of Information Technology, awarded by Torrens University Australia, you will cover the following subjects:

Core subjects

  • 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
  • IT Professional Practices

Torrens University Australia is part of a network of passionate educators who believe in the transformative power of education to change individual lives, society and the world, for the better.

Their fresh approach to learning and strong industry connections has seen us become the fastest-growing university in Australia. They offer undergraduate and postgraduate programs across a wide range of academic disciplines including IT, Design, Business, Health and Hospitality, all delivered online and on-campus nationwide.

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 completion of this course, you will be awarded the nationally recognised Diploma of Information Technology qualification awarded by Torrens University Australia. This coveted qualification will ensure that you posses all the relevant skills and knowledge required to start performing to your best in a variety of entry level IT roles available nationally.

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 $19,400.

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.

 

FEE-HELPYou may be eligible to receive FEE-HELP for this course!

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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