Deakin University

Graduate Certificate of Information Technology

Deakin University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00113B

Developed in consultation with industry, this course will teach you how information technologies are critical to everyday business operations. You will gain essential, industry-relevant information technology (IT) skills – from software design and engineering to information retrieval and web development.This course is ideal for students without a computing background, as well as those who would like to bolster their industry experience with a recognised academic qualification.You’ll graduate with the essential IT knowledge and skills for employment across a range of industries or for further studies in IT.

Designed for

Non- IT graduates

Structure

4 credit points of study

Subjects

  • Web Technologies and Development
  • Object-Oriented Development
  • Database and Information Retrieval
  • Software Requirements Analysis and Modelling

Standard entry requirements

  • Entry will be based on performance in: a Bachelor degree in any discipline, OR
  • At least two years of relevant work experience (or part-time equivalent), OR
  • Evidence of academic capability judged to be equivalent. Selection is competitive, meeting these minimum requirements or their equivalents does not guarantee selection into this course. All applicants must meet the minimum English language requirements. Please refer to this course entry on the Deakin University website to read about ways of satisfying the English language proficiency requirement. Refer to the Deakin University website for more detailed information about additional course requirements for all applicant groups, or equivalent minimum requirements for applicants with a higher education study, VET study or work and life experience. Selection is competitive, meeting these minimum requirements or their equivalents does not guarantee selection into this course. All applicants must meet the minimum English language requirements. Please refer to this course entry on the Deakin University website to read about ways of satisfying the English language proficiency requirement.

Study pathways

Upon completion of the Graduate Certificate of Information Technology, you could use the credit points you’ve earned to enter into further study, including: S776 Master of Information Technology; S779 Master of Information Technology (Professional); S734 Master of Cyber Security; S735 Master of Cyber Security (Professional); S777 Master of Data Analytics

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Cloud(online) Domestic: $14,200
Yes
  • Online/Off-campus : 0.5 years
Geelong Waurn Ponds Yes
  • Full-time : 0.5 years
  • Part-time : 1 year
Melbourne Burwood Yes
  • Full-time : 0.5 years
  • Part-time : 1 year

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