Bachelor of Information Technology
CQUniversity - Rockhampton

Course outline

The Bachelor of Information Technology is a highly practical degree that will equip students with a broad foundation of IT knowledge and skills and embeds work-integrated learning opportunities to prepare them for a successful career in the information technology (IT) industry. Designed with input from industry partners, students benefit from innovative, up-to-date and industry-relevant units, as well as in-built practical experiences. Students will complete either an internship or capstone project to gain real-world skills wanted by employers. Designed in consultation with industry and accredited by the Australian Computer Society, students will have the choice to major in application development, business analysis, or cyber security. Students can tailor their studies even further to suit their career goals with a comprehensive choice of minors, designed to provide depth in a complementary discipline and reflecting emerging fields of IT. For more course information, visit Bachelor of Information Technology.

Majors

Application development; business analysis; cyber security.

Other requirements

Students are able to undertake discipline capstone units while working with industry partners. Students have the option of undertaking an internship instead of the capstone units. For more information about course requirements, visit courses at CQUniversity.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for CQUniversity and for this course, refer to CQUniversity’s website.

Prerequisites

English, Literature, English and Literature Extension or English as an Additional Language (Units 3 and 4, C); Completion of Year 12 or attained age 17 years

Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

For more information about the ATAR/Selection Rank profile, please visit ATAR/Selection Rank profile explained.

Highest Rank to receive an offer

Median Rank to receive an offer

Lowest Rank to receive an offer

ATAR/Selection Rank excluding adjustment factors

<5*

<5*

<5*

ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors

<5*

<5*

<5*

Notes

* “<5" – indicates less than 5 ATAR/Selection Rank based offers were made

Excluding: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made, excluding adjustment factors.
Including: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made including any adjustment factors that may have been applied.

Student Profile by Applicant background for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

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Higher education study

Vocational Education and Training (VET) study

Work and life experience

Recent secondary education

Recent secondary education admitted solely on the basis of ATAR/Rank

Admitted where both ATAR/Rank and additional criteria were considered

Admitted on the basis of other criteria only and ATAR/Rank was not a factor

International students

All students

Number of students

<5*

0

0

<5*

0

<5*

5

10

Percentage of all students

<5*

0.0%

0.0%

<5*

0.0%

<5*

50.0%

100%

Notes

* “<5" – the number of students is less than 5

Career opportunities

Graduates will be qualified to work in a range of sectors and roles including: application programmer; analyst programmer; ICT support technician; network administrator; systems administrator; web developer.

Membership

Australian Computer Society (ACS) – Professional level.

Course Code
850832
Start Date

Offer rounds
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Fee
CSP/$8016 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Information technology
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

3 years Full time or 6 years Part time

Location
Rockhampton & surrounds