Bachelor of Information Technology - Digital Media

Flinders University

This course prepares students for the growing and dynamic area of computer science and digital media including animation, computer games, computer graphics and information visualisation. Students will be prepared for roles as a professional developer or computer scientist and will be able to use professional skills and knowledge in a range of organisations such as advertising agencies, information and communications technology industry, radio and TV stations, independent film, TV, video and sound production companies, software companies producing creative material including games software, publishing companies, educational institutions, government departments and agencies, large organisations with in house production, independent contracting and consulting, private sector organisations, telecommunications and internet service providers.

Course Fee:

International: $93,600

Entry Requirements:

Year 12 or equivalent; or mature age entry (STAT); or TAFE/VET qualifications; or higher education transfers; or completion of a foundation studies program; Assumed knowledge: Stage 2 Mathematical Methods or Mathematical Studies


The course includes a strong foundation in both theoretical and practical aspects of computer science and digital media production, including the use of advanced tools in the area. Students also take topics in screen studies and creative arts, culminating in a major digital media technical project or practicum in their final semester. Throughout the degree students study a range of areas which can include multimedia, professional skills, digital media, web-based systems, virtual reality, software engineering, graphic design, programming, 3D effects, game development and 3D animation.

Subjects you can Study:

Digital Media, Screen Studies, Digital Media, Web-Based Systems, Virtual Reality, Software Engineering.

Study Pathways:

Honours year is available.

Further information:

The Bachelor of Information Technology (Digital Media) may also be studied in a combined degree program with another Bachelor degree in the College of Science and Engineering where the combination meets the requirements of the credit transfer policy.


This degree is accredited by the Australian Computer Society at the professional level. Courses accredited at this level by the Australian Computer Society are recognised internationally under the Seoul Accord.

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00114A

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Bedford Park 70 Yes Full time 3 years
Bedford Park 70 Yes Part time 6 years
Flinders is a leading international university in Australia, distinguished by its boldness, vigour and imagination. The University has a record of excellence and innovation in teaching, research and community engagement.

While the main campus is located in the suburb of Bedford Park, just a short drive south of Adelaide's Central Business District and easily accessible by public transport, the University's geographical footprint also stretches across South Australia, Western Victoria and the Northern Territory.

Flinders has over 2,600 staff and more than 24,700 students, with over 4,500 coming from countries as diverse as Canada, India and Kenya. Its graduates are encouraged to be knowledgeable, to communicate effectively, and to develop skills to connect across boundaries and tackle major challenges.

Flinders has led the way in providing access to higher education for individuals who did not traditionally aspire to University, and offers a choice of pathways that cater to people from a variety of backgrounds.

Offering over 140 undergraduate and 280 postgraduate courses, Flinders prides itself on the quality of its programs and the attention given to the learning experience of its students.

Provider CRICOS: 00114A

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