1 year

Starting Date

February, August

Tuition Fee

$AUD 32,900 per full


Canberra, Australia/Blended/Online

CRICOS Code: 040756B

Admission Requirements

  • Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree in a non-IT field or equivalent.

English Language Requirements

  • IELTS Band: 6.5
  • PTE Academic: 58

The program

This course has been specifically designed to give you a comprehensive and highly integrated understanding of a range of IT issues covering areas such as database design, security and support.

These subjects will help you gain an in-depth understanding of how the IT industry works, how to interpret changes within the market, and most importantly how to adapt to new technology systems as they evolve – thus helping give your career a strong advantage by ensuring that your knowledge base is future proof and career ready.

This course is perfect for those serious about career advancement or preparing for a future as an academic with a focus on IT.

Once you graduate, you will be able to serve in a range of technical and management positions which require IT expertise or, if you prefer to further your study skills in IT, you will be in a great position to undertake a Master of Information Technology, which is available by enrolling in additional units.

Study a Graduate Diploma in Information Technology from University of Canberra and you will:

  • gain a strong professional perspective on the ICT industry
  • deepen your knowledge and skills in ICT
  • learn to interpret and critique management ideas and strategies
  • gain the skills to be able to adjust to industry changes
  • study core areas of the ‘Skills Framework for the Information Age’
  • work alongside industry specialists
  • build stronger professional networks
  • complement your existing academic knowledge for broader employment prospects.

Courses Included

  • Professional Practice in IT
  • Information Technology for the Workplace
  • Technological Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • Database Design

Career Opportunities

The UC Graduate Diploma in IT offers the perfect stepping stone to further academic study or a direct pathway for direct progression into a management position in any one of the following careers:

  • developer
  • programmer
  • ICT customer support officer
  • ICT support technician
  • project support officer

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