Bachelor of Information Technology Deakin University

4.5 out of 5 from 2 reviews
Bachelor Degree
Melbourne
3.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

The Bachelor of Information Technology provides you with the contemporary knowledge, skills and experience required for a successful career as an IT professional capable of managing information technology, digital proficiency and technological transformations in all sectors of the community.

In addition to acquiring a core set of IT skills that are relevant in almost every industry, this diverse degree provides you with the opportunity to choose from a wide range of IT specialisations according to your interests and career aspirations. We offer a full range of IT disciplines from the technical (software development and cloud computing), to the creative (creative technologies and games design).

You’ll cover areas such as cyber security, application development, computer games, gaming, virtual and augmented reality, creative technologies and cloud computing and gain experience constructing IT solutions to real-world problems. You also have the flexibility to diversify your studies and explore other areas of interest through elective units in IT and/or complementary study areas.

This course includes an internship unit that provides professional work experience with an approved host organisation. Students also have the opportunity to gain business skills working on real-world products.

IT is at the heart of innovation and productivity. It shapes the way we live, work, learn, communicate, socialise and entertain ourselves. It’s no surprise then, that IT graduates are in high demand globally, and with high entry-level salaries on offer an IT degree can set you up for a satisfying and rewarding career. Possible roles include network officer or manager, IT security officer or manager, object-oriented or procedural programmer, database or web designer, manager, consultant, or system analyst.

Units in the course may include assessment hurdle requirements.

Majors

Application Development
Cloud Computing
Creative Technologies
Game Development
Cyber Security
Virtual and Augmented Reality

Careers

You may find employment in roles such as network officer or manager, IT security officer or manager, object-oriented and procedural programmer, database and web...

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Additional Information

You will have an opportunity to undertake a discipline-specific Industry-Based Learning placement as part of your course. This will provide you wit...

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Ratings

Average ratings for Bachelor of Information Technology Deakin University based on 2 reviews
Rating
4.5
Job prospects
4.0
Teachers
4.0
Course work
5.0
Time worthy
3.5
Money Worthy
3.5



Student Reviews

June 2018
Year completed 2019

As it is the golden era of technology and technology is playing vital role in our society. Australia is one of the best country's to study Information Technology because Australian Government invested huge amounts of money in IT sector.
IT is an innovative and research intensive faculty with a strong reputation for its pract...

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April 2018
Year completed 2019

Positives: Some what affordable, good staff, enough facilities

Negatives: expensive, keeps money first , thinks about profit only

My advice to future students is: good uni, can help you get a career in IT

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