Bachelor of Information Technology / Bachelor of Science

Monash University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00008C

In an age of increasing technological advancements the synergy between science and information technology will only become stronger. IT underpins virtually all areas of science and the world needs graduates who can straddle both. In this double degree course you will acquire creative and analytical skills to use IT to advance science. This could be anything from designing a stunning visualisation of scientific data, to building an app for fieldwork data collection to setting up the business IT processes to deliver a scientific product via the internet.

Structure

The course includes compulsory (core) and elective units selected from the range of Faculty of Information Technology units (96 points), plus units chosen from the Bachelor of Science course (total of 96 points). Students will hone their practical skills through either an industry experience studio project, or the highly regarded IT Industry Based Learning (IBL) scholarship program.

Subjects

  • Applied mathematics
  • Astrophysics
  • Atmospheric science
  • Biochemistry
  • Business information systems
  • Chemistry
  • Computer networks and security
  • Computational science
  • Developmental biology
  • Ecology and conservation biology
  • Environmental science
  • Financial and insurance mathematics
  • Games development
  • Genetics
  • Geographical science
  • Geosciences
  • Human pathology
  • Immunology
  • Materials science
  • Mathematical statistics
  • Mathematics
  • Microbiology
  • Multimedia development
  • Pharmacology
  • Physics
  • Physiology
  • Plant sciences
  • Psychology
  • Pure mathematics
  • Software development
  • Zoology

Standard entry requirements

  • Year 12 or equivalent
  • Units 1 & 2: 2 units (any study combination) from general mathematics, mathematical methods (any), or specialist mathematics or Units 3 & 4: mathematics (any)
  • Units 3 & 4: a study score of at least 30 in English (EAL) or 25 in any other English. Units 3 & 4: at least 25 in one of Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Geography, Mathematical Methods (any), Specialist Mathematics, Physics or Psychology

Recognition

Australian Computer Society (ACS)

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
Clayton International: $165,600
  • ATAR: 75
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