Sorry, this program is not available for local students.
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Sorry, this program is not available for international students intending to study on a student visa.
If you hold a different visa type, you may be eligible. Please contact Info Corner for more information.
Want to support and troubleshoot IT systems or design websites, business applications and program networks?
IT specialists are involved with managing an organisation's IT infrastructure. As well as selecting the right hardware and software products, they also install, customise, and provide ongoing maintenance for these applications.
Combining your knowledge of IT theory and practice with hands-on expertise, you'll be able to develop an organisation's technology infrastructure and support the people who use it.
International student visa holders can only study full-time.
RMIT offers a variety of learning and teaching approaches including lectures, seminars, workshops, presentations, group discussions and syndicate work.
You'll have access to online resources through the myRMIT student portal.
Ongoing assessment throughout the semester includes examinations, essays, reports, oral classes, presentations, group projects, research projects, laboratory projects, and practical assignments.
You'll do a project in your last semester that simulates working in industry. You'll apply your skills in large-scale software application development.
Graduates select and deploy software products for commercial organisations, software development companies, government departments, and large computer organisations. They create and manage business applications, websites, systems, and environments.
Graduates typically work for commercial organisations, software development companies, or diverse industries including retail, health, or tourism as well as government departments and large computer organisations.
The types of careers this qualification leads to may include:
- systems analyst
- business analyst
- analyst programmer
- application programmer
- software tester
- database administrator
- systems administrator
- web developer.
Professional recognition and accreditation
This program is accredited at the professional level by the Australian Computer Society (ACS), which accredits information and communication technology related programs that are offered by Australian universities, both onshore and offshore.
ACS has reciprocal membership agreements worldwide. ACS Certified Professional status gives you global recognition.
Program and course information
Become a tech allrounder with information technology
Become an IT specialist and learn how to select the right hardware and software, to support and troubleshoot IT systems, or design websites, business applications and program networks.