Knowledgeable, high profile professionals are the backbone of the IT industry, and this degree gives you the opportunity to learn new programming languages, architecture, and paradigms to create new software applications.
You will complete courses in dynamic web development, data structures and algorithms, agile coding and more.
There are also electives that enable you to add breadth or depth to your studies.
The material covered in this degree reflects the current and future needs of practicing software developers, and your skills will be enhanced as you apply your learning in your final year project.
On completion, you can seek employment in a role where you contribute to identifying new areas of software process improvement within an organisation, or carry out a software process improvement assignment to produce measurable business benefits.
Your communication skills will be an asset in this area, as you report on project progress, anomalies, risks and issues.
Graduates of the Information Technology (Software Development) program from Federation University Australia may also be involved in software release and post-release activities, including product launches, and implementation roles such as installation, configuration, programming/customisation, integration and data migration.
- Database administrator
- IT manager
- IT team leader
- Project manager
- Software developer
- Software engineer
- Web developer
- Software designer
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
- Communications and Technology
- Understanding the Digital Revolution
- It Problem Solving
- Networking and Security
- Big Data and Analytics
- Cloud and Enterprise Computing
- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , National
- Apply before , National
- Offshore applications - five weeks before the semester commencement date.
- Onshore applications - two weeks before the semester commencement date.
DisciplinesInformatics & Information Sciences Software Engineering View 63 other Masters in Software Engineering in Australia
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
CRICOS code: 092108D (Mt Helen)
- Successful completion of Australian Year 12 with final-year mathematics courses, or overseas equivalent.
- Overall Academic IELTS band score of 6.0, with no band less than 5.5, or equivalent
- Year 12 applicants will be ranked based on their ATAR and ATAR Adjustment Factors – e.g. Special Entry Access Scheme (SEAS) and Subject Adjustments. (Applicable to onshore international students)
International24300 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 24300 AUD per year during 36 months.
National9527 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9527 AUD per year during 36 months.
Living costs for Ballarat
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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