Bachelor of Software Engineering (Honours)
Griffith University - Gold Coast

Course outline

Design and implement the software systems our society depends on. You’ll begin with a solid foundation in mathematics, computer systems, engineering principles and information systems. In your second year, you’ll explore computer algorithms, object-oriented programming, business analysis, computer network essentials and more. You’ll gain vital exposure to fields such as mobile app development, network security and project management. You’ll also address the key social and professional issues facing software engineers today. Griffith has created an industry-relevant learning experience through which you’ll gain valuable skills as you complete work developing software for real clients. In your final year, you’ll spend more than half your time engaging in work- integrated learning. For more course information, visit Bachelor of Software Engineering (Honours) at GU. For other engineering majors, visit Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) at GU Brisbane South (Nathan) or <WebAddress
Hyperlink=”https://www.griffith.edu.au/study/degrees/bachelor-of-engineering-honours-1546″>Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) at GU Gold Coast.

Note

An option exists to exit with a Bachelor of Engineering Science on completion of three years of study.

Majors

For other disciplines, refer to Bachelor of Engineering (Honours).

Fee notes

This an indicative only amount for first year fees. For further information refer to http://www.griffith.edu.au/students/enrolment-timetables-fees/paying-your-fees.

Admissions Criteria

For minimum age requirements please visit Institution minimum age requirements

Prerequisites

Applicants must meet the minimum age requirements for admission, see the QTAC website for details.

Additional entry requirements

Griffith ATAR Guarantee, VET Guarantee and the Year 12 Early Offer Guarantee apply to this program. For more information visit griffith.edu.au/guaranteed-admission.

Assumed knowledge

This program has assumed and recommended knowledge. Refer to QTAC’s Course Search.

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

As this is a new course, Semester 1, 2024 information is not available.

Career opportunities

Software architect, software developer, software engineer, software tester, IT project manager, systems analyst, security specialist, computational scientist, programmer, and networking and communications specialist, or in research and development.

Membership

The Bachelor of Software Engineering (Honours) is accredited by the Australian Computer Society. Accreditation is also conditionally approved by Engineers Australia.

Course Code
234901
Start Date

Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025
5 Jun 2025

Fee
CSP/$8000 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree with honours
Study Area
Engineering and Technology
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

4 years Full time or 8 years Part time

Location
Gold Coast