Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science in Australia

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Computer Science

A Bachelor's degree can lead educational doors, provide opportunity for career advancement, or lay the groundwork for the pursuit of an advanced degree. Our goal is to help prospective students navigate the program selection process successfully. We do things easy by streamlining the search.

The foundations of computer science actually date back to before the modern computer had actually been created. For instance, algorithms for computing have been around for hundreds of years. One book of Sanskrit algorithms dates back to 800 BC.

Australia has seven of the top 100 institution of higher learning in the world! Australia sits above the likes of Germany, the Netherlands and Japan, placing eighth in the Universitas 2012 U21 Ranking of National Higher Education Systems.

Top Bachelor Programs in Computer Science in Australia 2019

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Bachelor of Computer Science (with specialisation)

Charles Sturt University
Online Campus Full time Part time 3 - 6 years January 2019 Australia Bathurst + 2 more

Dreaming of building the next top-selling smartphone app or developing a software package that will make a difference to workplaces or households? Computer Science at C.S.U. is for you. [+]

Dreaming of building the next top-selling smartphone app or developing a software package that will make a difference to workplaces or households? Computer Science at C.S.U. is for you.

In 2016 University Reviews rankings, C.S.U. was rated second in Australia for computer science – and with excellent cause. We deliver a degree that promotes technical mastery while equipping you with practical skills and attributes to catch every employer’s eye.

From the foundations of Computer Science and programming, you will quickly move through subjects reflecting the most up-to-date global technology towards advanced studies in quality software production, operating systems design and artificial intelligence. You can then indulge your passion with a Games Programming specialisation, or choose up-to-the-minute Computer Science stream subjects such as cloud computing and mobile app development.... [-]


Bachelor of Software Engineering - Game Programming

Media Design School
Campus Full time 3 years February 2019 Australia Adelaide

The Bachelor of Software Engineering (Game Programming) is the only degree of its kind in New Zealand and delivers a highly developed technical knowledge base and skill-set. Work across multiple game platforms including PlayStation using commercial grade [+]

When becoming a Game Programmer, you'll learn best while doing. You'll code, you'll craft and, in the end, you'll graduate with a gaming portfolio like no other. By the end of your third year at Media Design School, you'll have worked with other like-minded programmers and artists to develop an industry level game, giving you the perfect showreel to kick-start your professional career.

Better yet, Media Design School is the only school in New Zealand who has partnered with Sony Computer Entertainment Europe's PlayStation First Academic Development Programme, giving our students the opportunity to develop games for the PlayStation platform.

Careers & Industry

To be a game developer you'll need both the experience and practical skills to be able to work across multiple game platforms and the ability to collaborate in a group that simulates the industry environment.... [-]


Bachelor of Software Engineering (BSENG)

Charles Darwin University
Campus Full time Part time 4 - 8 years January 2019 Australia Darwin Sydney Melbourne + 3 more

Software engineering deals with the development of large and complex software applications. The course provides an understanding of the underlying principles and applications. It equips graduates with [+]

Bachelor of Software Engineering (BSENG)

Locations:

Casuarina Campus External Studies

Software engineering deals with the development of large and complex software applications. The course provides an understanding of the underlying principles and applications. It equips graduates with professional knowledge and skills required to adopt this rapidly developing field.

Career opportunities exist in the areas of software engineer and software developer. Study opportunities are also provided to assist students to undertake sought-after industry training modules, including Cisco (internal students) and Microsoft (internal and external students).

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Bachelor of Computer Science

Edith Cowan University
Campus Full time 3 years January 2019 Australia Perth

Prepares students for careers in the fields of computing and software development. The course focuses on the practical and theoretical dimensions of computer science. 

Students select their [+]

Bachelor of Computer Science

Prepares students for careers in the fields of computing and software development. The course focuses on the practical and theoretical dimensions of computer science. 

Students select their major from the following disciplines: 
- Computer Science
- Games Programming
- Software Engineering

Students can elect to select a second major from any of the above, Computer Security, Information Technology, or a major in a discipline outside of security and computing.

Related careers

Computer Programmer, Computer Support Officer, Applications Developer, Systems Analyst, e-Commerce Developer, Software Engineer, Software Designer, Project Manager, Games Developer, Simulation Designer... [-]


Bachelor of Software Engineering (Game Programming)

Torrens University Australia
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 6 years February 2019 Australia Sydney Leura Fitzroy Melbourne Brisbane Adelaide + 6 more

The Bachelor of Software Engineering (Game Programming) blends academic theory, research, and practice with advanced programming skills as applied in the game development industry. Throughout the course, the integration of theory and hands-on practice through to industry-standard productions will complement the development of investigative skills, and analytical, creative and critical approaches to problem-solving. [+]

Ready to become the games industry rock star?

When becoming a Game Programmer, you’ll learn best while doing. You’ll code, you’ll craft and, in the end, you’ll graduate with a portfolio like no other.

Thanks to the partnership with Sony Computer Entertainment Europe (SCEE), you will develop games for PlayStation® platform through the PlayStation® First Academic Development Program. You will learn C++ and other coding languages and work with Unity and Unreal – the two main engines for game development. By the time you are ready to graduate, you will have collaborated with fellow programmers and game artists to create a commercially viable game.

A game programmer is a specialist software engineer who develops solutions and computer programs to activate computer game interaction. In essence, programming is the math and logic that makes the game happen. This may include Artificial Intelligence programming, engine programming, tools programming, mathematics and physics programming, and network programming or graphics programming.... [-]


Bachelor of Information Technology (Networking and Security)

University of Southern Queensland (USQ)
Online Campus Full time Part time 3 years February 2019 Australia Toowoomba Springfield Australia Online + 4 more

The Networking and Security major will equip you with state-of-the-art skills in network design, management, security and systems development, and administration. You will become familiar with problem-solving in computer networks, VoIP, video conferencing, network services administration, and gain the professional skills to apply them in the communication sector, healthcare, government institutions, and IT firms. After completing the major courses, you will gain the knowledge and skills required for the Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) industry certification. [+]

Join an exciting and dynamic sector

We live in an increasingly connected world where new challenges are presented every day. Our world needs people with the skills to realize the potential of existing technologies, to exploit the opportunities of new technologies, and to help businesses and organizations navigate through this maze.

The information and communications sector has been identified as having a significant shortage of trained professionals, with the expectation that this shortfall will continue into the future. Now is the time to take that first step into a career that will be dynamic, global and in demand.

Why Networking and Security?

The Networking and Security major will equip you with state-of-the-art skills in network design, management, security and systems development, and administration. You will become familiar with problem-solving in computer networks, VoIP, video conferencing, network services administration, and gain the professional skills to apply them in the communication sector, healthcare, government institutions, and IT firms. After completing the major courses, you will gain the knowledge and skills required for the Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) industry certification.... [-]


Bachelor of Information Technology (Applied Computer Science)

University of Southern Queensland (USQ)
Online Campus Full time Part time 3 years February 2019 Australia Toowoomba Australia Online + 3 more

Our Applied Computer Science major is all about giving you the skills to solve computer-related problems. With rapid advances in technology and new applications being developed constantly, it is hard to say what those problems will be. One thing is for sure, though, it is going to be exciting finding out. [+]

Join an exciting and dynamic sector

We live in an increasingly connected world where new challenges are presented every day. Our world needs people with the skills to realize the potential of existing technologies, to exploit the opportunities of new technologies, and to help businesses and organizations navigate through this maze.

The information and communications sector has been identified as having a significant shortage of trained professionals, with the expectation that this shortfall will continue into the future. Now is the time to take that first step into a career that will be dynamic, global and in demand.

Why Applied Computer Science?

Our Applied Computer Science major is all about giving you the skills to solve computer-related problems. With rapid advances in technology and new applications being developed constantly, it is hard to say what those problems will be. One thing is for sure, though, it is going to be exciting finding out.... [-]


Bachelor of Software Engineering

University of Canberra
Campus Full time 6 semesters January 2019 Australia Canberra

If software engineering is your chosen career focus, then there’s no better place to study than UC. A comprehensive course with broad coverage across the whole software engineering spectrum, you’ll explore the design and construction of software systems, across a range of different industries. [+]

University of Canberra has an array of Scholarships Available for International Students. Develop a career in software engineering

If software engineering is your chosen career focus, then there’s no better place to study than UC. A comprehensive course with broad coverage across the whole software engineering spectrum, you’ll explore the design and construction of software systems, across a range of different industries.

With the ability to tailor your course to your specific areas of interest, you’ll have the opportunity to complete a professional minor from across a range of areas, such as computer security, network computing, games development, digital forensics and intelligent systems. You’ll graduate from this Australian Computer Society-accredited course with the skills, knowledge and ambition required to be an exceptional software engineer, in whichever area of the industry you choose to launch your career in.... [-]


Bachelor of Engineering in Network and Software Enginneering (Honours)

University of Canberra
Campus Full time 8 - 24 semesters January 2019 Australia Canberra

Integrating the fields of network engineering, software engineering, electronics and information technology, this four-year honours degree will see you expanding your networking skills and delving into a wide range of specialised subject areas accredited by both Engineers Australia and the Australian Computer Society (ACS). [+]

University of Canberra has an array of Scholarships Available for International Students. Engineer your perfect career in computing

Integrating the fields of network engineering, software engineering, electronics and information technology, this four-year honours degree will see you expanding your networking skills and delving into a wide range of specialised subject areas accredited by both Engineers Australia and the Australian Computer Society (ACS).

Packed with Work Integrated Learning (WIL) opportunities, you will have the chance to complete both an industry-oriented engineering project and a professional internship. These experiences will give you a thorough and accurate overview of the information and telecommunications industry, and you will graduate with the full breadth of work-ready skills needed for successful employment in the field, whether nationally or internationally.... [-]