Course summary

The Bachelor of Information Technology at Southern Cross University is designed to provide knowledge and skills required for students who wish to be employed in the information and communication technology (ICT) industry. The program focuses on the development of web-based business information systems. Students undertake studies in programming, systems analysis and design, multimedia development and usage, database development, networking and communications theory, computer security and technology management. 

Students also study issues confronting the ICT 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 a networking focus are held for female students. The program has a coordinator who acts as an advocate for the students, offering support and advice for women entering this industry.



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, 3
Papua New Guinea - IBSU Enga1
Sydney1, 2, 3


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