Bachelor of Information Technology
Southern Cross University - Gold Coast

Course outline

This accredited degree provides the technical, analytical and creative skills for various IT careers. Students tailor their studies through the choice of a major in user experience, software development or networks and cybersecurity. Students undertake professional placement as part of their course for a total 312 hours. Internship positions vary depending on each student’s discipline area, placement firm size and industry. This course is also available online. For more course information, visit Bachelor of Information Technology at Southern Cross University.


Digital interaction and user experience; networking and cybersecurity; software development.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for Southern Cross University and for this course, refer to SCU’s website.


Completion of Year 12 or attained age 18 years

Recommended study
English; General Mathematics, Mathematical Methods or Specialist Mathematics; Information Processing and Technology
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

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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

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Career opportunities

Software developer, user-experience designer and developer, web or app developer, systems analyst, data analyst, network analyst.

Course Code
Start Date
Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025

CSP/$8,948 (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

Gold Coast