Course summary

The Bachelor of Information Technology prepares skilled graduates for an exciting career in a myriad of industries. The course focuses on the development of web-based business information systems. Core units include programming, systems analysis and design, cyber security, database development, networking and communications theory. 

Students select a major from the following options: user experience; software development; or digital enterprise. University-wide majors are also available.

This course also covers issues confronting the IT industry including employer obligations, employee rights, impacts on society, and future directions of the industry.

The University offers the 'Women in Technology' program which provides dedicated support for women entering this industry. Throughout the year, social events with networking opportunities are held for female students. The program has a coordinator who acts as an advocate for the students, offering support and advice.



Gold Coast1, 2, 3
Online1, 2, 3


Gold Coast1, 2
China - Guangxi UST3
Melbourne1, 2, 3
Perth1, 2, 3
Papua New Guinea - IBSU Port Moresby1, 2
Sydney1, 2, 3


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From the 1st of June, 2017, the term 'Distance Education' has been replaced with 'Online'