Information Technology, Postgraduate Certificate | Online (optional) | Deakin University  | Melbourne, Australia
6 months
18800 AUD/full
14700 AUD/full
Tuition fee
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This Graduate Certificate of Information Technology from Deakin University provides a postgraduate introduction to IT and is ideally suited to those without a computing background.   

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As a postgraduate introduction to IT, this course is ideal for students without a computing background, as well as those who’d like to bolster their industry experience with a recognised academic qualification.

Developed in consultation with industry, this Graduate Certificate of Information Technology from Deakin University  will teach you how information technologies relate to everyday business operations within organisations. You’ll also gain essential IT skills, from software design and engineering to information retrieval and web development. 


In today's IT job market, multi-skilling, multi-tasking and cross-skilling are highly valued by employers and Deakin graduates are best placed for a successful career in this industry.

Our graduates are well-rounded IT professionals with the ability to meet the future needs of this ever-evolving, fast-moving industry.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Object-Oriented Development
  • Software Requirements Analysis and Modelling
  • Database and Information Retrieval 
  • Web Technologies and Development  

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS


4 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS

Other requirements

General requirements

Entry will be based on performance in:

  • a Bachelor degree in any discipline OR
  • at least two years of relevant work experience (or part-time equivalent) OR
  • evidence of academic capability judged to be equivalent
CRICOS code: 035507F   

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18800 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18800 AUD for the full programme during 6 months.
  • National

    14700 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14700 AUD for the full programme during 6 months.

Living costs for Melbourne

1501 - 2659 AUD /month
Living costs

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


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