Associate Degree of Information Technology - CA99

CQUniversity Australia

Course details

CRICOS course code: 079940C

Level of study: Associate Degrees or Equivalent


By studying the Associate Degree of Information Technology you will obtain the foundation to begin your pursuit of a career in information technology. You will gain a broad understanding and knowledge of a range of areas within the IT industry.

An Associate Degree of Information Technology will provide you with a foundation to begin your pursuit of a fast-paced, challenging and dynamic career in the information technology industry.

The core units within this course will provide you with a solid grounding in the core body of information technology knowledge and skills as defined by the Australian Computer Society. The course allows you a wide choice of electives to pursue your area of interest.

By completing an Associate Degree of Information Technology it provides you with a gateway to a wide variety of professions. Information technology specialists are sought-after in nearly every business or organisation and in a range of employment fields ranging from finance, medicine, arts, education, the military and manufacturing to high-tech business.

Benefit from the flexibility to choose the study method that best suits you – on-campus or online study in your home country

Online option is also available.


You are required to complete a total of 16 units including 12 core units and four electives.


On completion of the Associate Degree of Information Technology you will be able to pursue employment opportunities in many sectors including finance, medicine, arts, education, the military, manufacturing and business, in fields such as:

  • Computer technology
  • Business analysis
  • Data communication
  • Data entry
  • Database management
  • Internet and web development
  • Network and communication technology
  • Programming
  • Project management support
  • Security
  • Software development
  • Systems analysis

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
33,360 Per Year
Read moreAnnual Fee: 33,360; Term Fees: 16,680
10 Jul 2023
06 Nov 2023
04 Mar 2024
2 years
Full time
Melbourne Campus
120 Spencer Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000

Entry criteria

A secondary qualification (Year 11 and 12, or equivalent)

English language proficiency

An International English Language Testing System (IELTS Academic) overall band score of at least 6.0 with a minimum 5.5 in each subset; or
Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) - Requires 550 or better overall and minimum TWE score of 4.5 (Paper Based Test), or 75 or better overall and no score less than 17 (Internet Based Test); or
Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic) - Requires an overall score of 54 with no sub-score less than 46; or
An Occupational English Test with Grades A or B only in each of the four components.


Rockhampton City Campus
114-190 Canning Street
Rockhampton Queensland 4700
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