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Diploma of Information Technology, Pre-Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
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The Diploma of Information Technology from South Australian Institute of Business and Technology provides students with an understanding of fundamental concepts and necessary skills in programming, networking and databases, enabling students to articulate into the range of IT degrees at the University of South Australia.

Key facts:

Students that do not study PRG001 will be required to enrol in Program Design in IT (PDT001) in their first trimester. All IT students are required to complete the tertiary preparation module Language for Study in their first or second trimester. Although these do not count towards study load or GPA, a nongraded pass is required for the program of study. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Essential Study Skills 
  • Information and New Media Technologies
  • Programming
  • Communication, People, Place and Culture
  • Academic Research and Critical Enquiry
  • Mathematics and Statistics

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • CRICOS Provider Code 02193C

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3050 AUD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3050 AUD per module and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1625 AUD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1625 AUD per module and a duration of 12 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.


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