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Information Technology (Information Technology Management), BIT

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    Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
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Overview

You will start your specialisation in your first year and have numerous opportunities to put your learning into practice through an industry-based learning experience or project.

You also have the option to choose a second major from a range of business, commerce and science courses to shape the career you want and to strengthen your position.

The use of information technology in the success of a business is varied, from electronic commerce, database design and implementation, security, network management, service management and enterprise resource systems.

Australia’s ICT sector is primarily focused on providing computer and telecommunication services, as well as hardware sales and service. 

The emphasis of this specialisation will give you the skills and knowledge to solve business problems using information technology. You will be the person who runs projects, manages staff, and uses your IT knowledge to improve the success of the business.

Career outcomes

As a graduate from the Information Technology (Information Technology Management) program at the University of Southern Queensland, you will be optimally placed for a wide range of careers in IT including business information systems developer, business applications designer, business analyst, enterprise architect, information systems developer, data architect, business process/data modeler, enterprise resource planning (ERP) analyst, computer trainer/support, computer programmer, database administrator or database designer, IT security specialist or service management.

Accreditation

Our Bachelor of Information Technology program is accredited at professional level by the Australian Computer Society (ACS) and, through the Seoul Accord, is recognised in other countries.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

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

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
    Part-time
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Duration description

      part-time equivalent

  • Credits
    24 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Information Systems Concepts
  • Business Analysis
  • Communication and Scholarship
  • Foundation Programming
  • Software Engineering 
  • Accounting for Decision-Making
  • Algorithms and Data Structures

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    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.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    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.

  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

CRICOS: 007490J

To be eligible for admission, applicants must satisfy the following requirements:

  • Have achieved a minimum Overall Position (OP) 16, tertiary entrance rank 64 or equivalent qualification.
  • Subject Pre-requisite: English (4, SA) or equivalent. Data Analytics major - Mathematics A (4, SA) or equivalent.

Applicants are advised to also address the following:

  • Recommended Prior Study: Applied Computer Science major and Networking and Security major - Mathematics A* (4, SA) or equivalent. Data Analytics major - Mathematics B* (4, SA) or equivalent.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    28080 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28080 AUD per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    22000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22000 AUD per year and a duration of 36 months.
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  • Commonwealth supported: AUD 9527
  • International Online: AUD 23840

Living costs for Toowoomba

  • 1200 - 2000 AUD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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