Graduate Certificate in Computer Science

The University of Adelaide

This program is designed for students with little experience in computer science and provides a basic understanding of how software and hardware can be combined to overcome a range of complex challenges. Graduates can seek employment within the information technology industry, including careers in scientific, entertainment, networking, software engineering and defence sectors.

Course Fee:

Australian: $14,000
International: $19,250

Entry Requirements:

Bachelor degree from a field other than computer science; SACE Stage 2 Mathematical Methods is assumed knowledge; NOTE: If students completed SACE Stage 2 Mathematical Studies in 2016 or prior, this is equivalent to the subject known as 'SACE Stage 2 Mathematical Methods' from 2017 onward.

Structure:

12 unit program

Subjects you can Study:

Computer science

Study Pathways:

The Graduate Certificate may be an exit point for students unable to complete the full Master of Computing and Innovation or Graduate Diploma in Computer Science.

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00123M

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
North Terrace No info Yes Part time 1 year
North Terrace No info Yes Full time 0.5 year

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CRICOS No. 00123M

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