This 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.
Application development; business analysis; cyber security.
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.
For additional information about the admissions criteria for CQUniversity and for this course, refer to CQUniversity’s website.
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
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Highest Rank to receive an offer
Median Rank to receive an offer
Lowest Rank to receive an offer
ATAR/Selection Rank excluding adjustment factors
ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors
* “<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.
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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
Number of students
Percentage of all students
* “<5" – the number of students is less than 5
Application programmer; analyst programmer; ICT support technician; network administrator; systems administrator; web developer.
5 Oct 2023
11 Jan 2024
6 Jun 2024
Regular offers will be made
3 years Full time or 6 years Part time