Bachelor of Information Technology

General

Program Description

Melbourne Polytechnic's Bachelor of Information Technology is a newly accredited degree designed to meet the growing demand for business professionals qualified in the areas of network security, business information systems, and software development.

A course with a distinctive business flavour

A career in business-oriented information technology offers the potential for great financial reward and growth, yet also demands a wide range of specialised skills and knowledge. This program has been designed to provide theoretical knowledge and high-level vocational skills in information technology with a business focus, meeting the needs of local and multinational organisations, as well as the broader business community.

This course is up-to-date, industry-relevant and consistent with the emerging trends in information technology education.

The Bachelor of Information Technology provides:

the integration of an academically rigorous program in information technology with the emerging area of network security, business intelligence and cloud application development multi-disciplinary approach to the study of information technology and business the latest information technology practices regarding the introduction of network security standards, recently evolving business intelligence and e-business applications and systems graduate outcomes which are practical, solutions-oriented, showcasing a range of skills in today's information technology enabling business environments.

The bachelor program also includes traditional, mainstream information technology subjects such as:

  • networking
  • programming
  • systems analysis
  • database systems

Graduates will be able to make a meaningful contribution to the information technology profession and more broadly, the business community.

Students who have successfully completed the first two years of the bachelor degree may choose to exit with the Associate Degree of Information Technology qualification.

International Students Entrance Requirements

Successful completion of studies equivalent to Australian Year 12 education or relevant employment experience. English language proficiency equivalent to Academic IELTS overall band score of 6.0.

Much like choosing a course, every student’s circumstances are different when it comes time for tuition fees and we can guide you through the fee structure. Each course page will outline specific fees, or visit the Local Student fees page or International Student fees page for more information.

Last updated May 2019

About the School

Melbourne Polytechnic has been delivering vocational training since 1912 and today offers a diverse range of innovative, hands-on TAFE (VET) and Higher Education (Degree) programs to equip you with th ... Read More

Melbourne Polytechnic has been delivering vocational training since 1912 and today offers a diverse range of innovative, hands-on TAFE (VET) and Higher Education (Degree) programs to equip you with the knowledge and skills to excel in an evolving and challenging marketplace. Melbourne Polytechnic courses are designed and developed with industry participation to give students the best employment outcomes. Melbourne Polytechnic has seven metropolitan campuses, Preston, Collingwood, Epping, Fairfield, Greensborough Campus and Heidelberg. Each campus provides an individual, unique and enriching student experience. Read less