Bachelor of Information and Communications Technology
UniSC - University of the Sunshine Coast - Sunshine Coast

Course outline

We live in an ICT age: Computers, smartphones and networks are used by everyone, everywhere, as an
enabler and driver of innovation. There is great demand for graduates who understand computing technology and create innovative solutions to help people and benefit organisations.

In this program you will develop vital skills in problem solving, designing artificial worlds and making ideas come to life while working on cutting-edge technology. You’ll study the foundations of computing and business, along with courses in cyber security, programming and project management. You’ll develop specialist skills in data management, and in developing and using information systems to solve business problems and build hands-on experience through a professional work-integrated learning course. You’ll complete placements designed to get you job-ready and gain industry certification (Microsoft, ITS, Cisco and more) at no extra cost as you complete courses. For more information, visit Bachelor of Information and Communications Technology at UniSC – University of the Sunshine Coast.

Note

Other requirements

The Inherent Academic Requirements of a program are those fundamental skills, capabilities and knowledge that students must be able to demonstrate in order to achieve the essential learning outcomes of the program, while maintaining the academic integrity of that program. For information, visit Inherent Academic Requirements on the UniSC – University of the Sunshine Coast website.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for UniSC – University of the Sunshine Coast and for this course, refer to UniSC – University of the Sunshine Coast’s website.

Prerequisites

Completion of Year 12 or attained age 17 years

Recommended study
English; General Mathematics, Mathematical Methods or Specialist Mathematics
Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024

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, 2024

For more information about the Student profile, please visit Student profile explained.

Notes

Contact the institution for information.

Career opportunities

Computer and information systems manager, computer systems analyst, database administrator, network and computer systems administrator, software developer.

Membership

Australian Computer Society.

Course Code
012091
Start Date

Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025
5 Jun 2025

Fee
CSP/$9151 (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
Sunshine Coast