• Application Deadline
  • 48 months
Develop a comprehensive understanding of both the theoretical and practical aspects of computing technologies, and prepare yourself for a career in a computing-related field with this Computer Science (Honours) at Flinders University.


Why study Computer Science (Honours) at Flinders University

  • Gain skills in the core computing technologies and knowledge of general computing and programming
  • Develop the necessary expertise in programming and software development to prepare you for work as a professional software designer
  • Gain the theoretical knowledge and skills required for a rewarding career or further computer science research and study
  • Fully accredited by the Australian Computer Society
  • Earn your professional membership with the Australian Computer Society
Your career

Graduates gain positions in database development and administration, hardware support, project management, sales and marketing, telecommunications, web development and security.

Potential occupations include:

  • analyst programmer
  • computer scientist
  • graduate software developer
  • information technology officer
  • database administrator
Potential employers include:
  • public agencies
  • private agencies
  • self-employment


This degree is accredited by the Australian Computer Society at the professional level. Courses accredited at this level by the Australian Computer Society are recognised internationally under the Seoul Accord.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Full-time duration 48 months
    • Part-time variant
    • Duration description
      Part-time only for domestic students.
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fundamentals of Computing  
  • Computer Programming 
  • Database Modelling and Knowledge Engineering  
  • Software Engineering Principles and Practice  
  • Professional Skills  
  • Networks and Cybersecurity  

            English Language Requirements

            You only need to take one of these language tests:

            • Minimum required score:


              The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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            • Minimum required score:


              The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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            Academic Requirements

            SACE stage two mathematical methods or specialist mathematics or equivalent.

            CRICOS: 074829J

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            Tuition Fee

            • International

              31200 AUD/year
              Tuition Fee
              Based on the original amount of 31200 AUD per year and a duration of 48 months.
            • National

              9352 AUD/year
              Tuition Fee
              Based on the original amount of 9352 AUD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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            Living costs for Adelaide

            • 1328 - 2480 AUD/month
              Living Costs

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


            Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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