Bachelor of Advanced Computing (Honours)

Australian National University (ANU)

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00120C

There is hardly an aspect of modern society untouched by the computing revolution. Some of the biggest challenges we face today, including climate change and health, will all be solved with an ICT component, whether it is in predicting efficiencies in renewable energy systems or using machine based learning to diagnose illnesses. In this program students will learn advanced computing techniques and have the opportunity to complete a unique specialisation. They will also develop exceptional professional skills including communication and teamwork. If students are interested in mastering challenging projects, the Bachelor of Advanced Computing (Honours) can launch them into an amazing career. There are many innovative ways to use skills from this course in a range of disciplines.


192 units comprising of 24 core courses and 8 elective courses.


  • Intelligent systems
  • Systems and architecture
  • Theoretical computer science

Standard entry requirements

  • Year 12 or equivalent
  • Prerequisites: ACT - Mathematical Methods Major
  • NSW - Mathematics
  • VIC - Mathematical Methods/Mathematical Methods (CAS)
  • Preferred: ACT - Specialist Mathematics (Major/Minor)
  • NSW - Mathematics Extension 1
  • VIC - Specialist Mathematics


Australian Computer Society (Provisional)

Study pathways

Credit will be granted for equivalent studies as appropriate at other universities or TAFEs.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Canberra International: $187,640
  • ATAR: 98

Further information

This program can also be incorporated into a double degree through the Flexible Double Degree Group - Engineering or Advanced Computing Group.

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