Course details

CRICOS course code: 071307D

Level of study: Undergraduate

Summary

Your career in information technology

Graduates can specialise in system administration, networking, technical support, computer programming, web development, database administration, software development, and IT security.

Shape what’s next for your career in IT

Information technology is a dynamic industry, with growing demand for key technical skills becoming more prevalent across a variety of sectors. Seize your opportunities for career progression in IT with a qualification from RMIT.

What you will study

This associate degree focuses on real-world problems, is project-based, has an active learning approach, and is linked to the current requirements of industry.

This practical two-year associate degree gives you the basic skills required to perform a range of in-demand specialist IT functions such as technical support, software development/installation, network engineering/administration. It is also a guaranteed pathway into a relevant bachelor degree.

Study in our computer laboratories on old and new technology allowing you to enter the workforce with relevant skills for today’s IT industry.

Learn how to build a secure network for an office environment
Develop a suite of skills to troubleshoot common technical problems
Set up VPNs
Develop software to meet business needs
Configure data centre virtualisation

Career

Information computing technology is integral to all industries and the variety of career opportunities in the profession reflects this.

Examples of career opportunities available as a graduate, include

government departments
large IT companies
education
software development companies
retail
health
tourism.

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
33,600 Per Year Expected Feb 2023
Expected Jul 2023
2 years
Full time
RMIT University (Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology University)
Melbourne City Campus
124 La Trobe Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000
Australia

Entry criteria

You must have successfully completed an Australian Year 12 or an equivalent senior secondary school qualification with a minimum average of 50%

To study this program you will need to complete one of the following English proficiency tests:

IELTS (Academic): minimum overall band of 6.0 (with no individual band below 5.5)
TOEFL (Internet Based Test - IBT): minimum overall score of 60 (with minimum of 10 in Reading, 9 in Listening, 16 in Speaking and 19 in Writing)
Pearson Test of English (Academic) (PTE (A)): minimum score of 50 (with no communication band less than 42)
Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE): minimum of 169 with no less than 162 in any component.

Address

RMIT University (Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology University)
Melbourne City Campus
124 La Trobe Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000
Australia
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