6 months
Duration
20750 AUD/full
14060 AUD/full
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Tuition fee
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About

Whether your interest is in information systems, software engineering, multimedia or telecommunications, the Information Technology program at the University of Newcastle will provide you with a solid foundation in the relevant technologies and theoretical concepts.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

Different levels of entry are available based on the previous experience of individual students. As well as providing foundation IT skills for entrants with limited IT experience, the program provides opportunities for experienced IT professionals to enhance and apply their skills within emerging technology driven growth areas including IT, communications, business and entrepreneurship.

Career opportunities

With the flexibility to tailor your Information Technology program at the University of Newcastle   to best suit your career development needs, you will be able to hit the ground running with your newly attained specialist expertise.

Your career opportunities are quite diverse with possible entry level career paths as a:

  • business analyst
  • database developer
  • systems analyst
  • software developer

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Database Management 
  • Object Oriented Programming
  • Process Analysis and Problem Solving
  • Project Planning and Management
  • Managing Under Uncertainty
  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Systems Analysis and Design

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 6 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

International: It is recommended you submit your application a minimum of 12 weeks before your intended semester or trimester start date.

Credits

40 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 096443A

Prospective students are asked to apply directly to the University. This program is open to both domestic and international students.

  • Bachelor degree or equivalent postgraduate qualification in any discipline
  • Diploma or Advanced Diploma of 3 years or equivalent qualification in a related field
  • Diploma or Advanced Diploma of 3 years or equivalent qualification in a non-related field plus 1 year relevant work experience
  • Diploma or Advanced Diploma of 2 years or equivalent qualification in a related field plus 1 year relevant work experience
  • Diploma or Advanced Diploma of 1 year or equivalant qualification ina related field plus 2 years relevant work experience
  • A minimum of 3 years demonstrated relevant work experience in a related field (assessed on a case-by-case basis)
  • Other qualifications and work experience will be considered on a case-by-case basis

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20750 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20750 AUD for the full programme during 6 months.
  • National

    14060 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14060 AUD for the full programme during 6 months.

Living costs for Newcastle

1333 - 2400 AUD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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.

Our partners

Postgraduate Certificate of Information Technology
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