24 months
35500 AUD/year
30221 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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Designed for students with a computer science, software/computer systems engineering, information technology, information systems or equivalent computing-rich background, this Computer Science course from Flinders University builds on your existing computer science, research and professional skills. 

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The Computer Science course from Flinders University provides graduates with not only the practical and theoretical aspects of computer science, but also an understanding of professional and ethical responsibilities and an awareness of social, economic, cultural and environmental aspects of computer science in a global community.

Projects and coursework have been designed to address topical concerns in industry and society preparing graduates for further enrolment in a higher degree by research or employment in a computing-related field.

The course is offered at Flinders’ Tonsley innovation precinct.

Your career 

From theory through programming to cutting-edge development of computing solutions, computer science offers a foundation that permits graduates to adapt to new technologies and new ideas.

Potential occupations include:

  • software developer
  • software tester
  • IT project manager
  • systems analyst
  • business analyst
  • computational scientist
  • programmer
  • games programmer
  • e-games designer
  • IT support specialist
  • webmaster
  • system administrator
  • database administrator
  • networking and communications specialist
  • researcher and developer.
  • Potential employers include:
  • telecommunications organisations
  • aerospace and defence
  • government
  • higher education institutions
  • private organisations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Methods and Professional Skills 
  • Computer Programming 
  • Enterprise Information Security 
  • Theory and Practice of Computation 
  • Intelligent Systems 
  • Interactive Computer Systems  

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


72 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 105121G

  • Applicants must normally hold an approved Bachelor degree or equivalent in a related discipline to the specialisation selected. The Master of Science is not available to students who hold an Honours degree in the same discipline as the specialisation selected.
  • The Dean (Education) may, under certain circumstances and subject to specific conditions, admit others who can show evidence of fitness for candidature.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    35500 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35500 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    30221 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30221 AUD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Adelaide

1328 - 2474 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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