36 months
35600 AUD/year
7950 AUD/year
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This Applied Information Technology course from La Trobe University is packed with up-to-the moment skills and knowledge as well as industry certifications so you will enjoy an employability-edge no matter which industry you choose on your career path. You will enjoy the opportunity to explore focus areas in information systems, software development, computer networks, and web development. 

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IT is continuing to be one of the fastest-growing career choices today with no sign of slowing down. Every business in every industry is IT-dependent for virtually every aspect of their operations. 

Career opportunities

This Applied Information Technology course from La Trobe University has been designed with a high employability focus in the exciting world of IT. Graduates will fit roles that bridge the gap between technical and management personnel. Career opportunities include:

  • Systems Analyst 
  • Analyst Programmer
  • Database Manager
  • Software Engineer
  • Software Strategist
  • Systems Marketer

Should you choose to exit at diploma level (end of year 1), you will have entry-level skills to commence work in the IT industry roles such as Help-desk and Web Support. If you exit at associate degree level (end of year 2), you will have additional industry certified skills.

Students also have the opportunity to sign up for a free trial to experience the course content and get a sense of what studying online through this programme will be like. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Information Technology Fundamentals
  • Programming Environment
  • Object-Oriented Programming Fundamentals
  • Information Systems 
  • Network Engineering Fundamentals
  • Database Fundamentals on the Cloud

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

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Monthly Enrolments


360 alternative credits


  • Semi-structured
  • No Attendance
  • Proactive tutoring and support
  • Online group works/assignments

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

For admission to any of our online courses, one of the following is required.

  • If you have completed Year 12 in the past 2 years, you will need a 50+ ATAR score with a Units 3 & 4 study score of at least 25 in English, or
  • An equivalent academic level achievement, or
  • At least one year of work experience, after leaving school 
CRICOS Provider Code Number: 00115M

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    35600 AUD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 35600 AUD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    7950 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7950 AUD per year during 36 months.

Australian Citizens have access to a Gov't HELP Loan.International Students pay-as-you-go (2 subjects in advance). 


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.

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