Bachelor of Information Technology




Courses Overview

What will I learn?
We have designed this course to provide theoretical knowledge and high-level vocational skills in information technology with a business focus, meeting the needs of local and multinational organizations, as well as the broader business community. Learn up-to-date, industry-relevant skills consistent with the emerging trends in information technology.
Choose from one of our three majors:
Network Security
Secure networks against cyber threats and vulnerabilities
Business Information Systems
You ill analyze, design, implement and manage complex information systems. These systems include Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and Business Intelligence and Software Development. You will also create software for a wide range of applications.
Industry connections and resources
Our staff is strongly connected to industry, with a wealth of practical experience. All full-time teaching staff has PhDs and substantial publications - and this combined knowledge is available to you. Your lecturers are also your tutors. We are student focused, approachable and easy to understand.
Units of Study
BACC101 - Introduction to Business Law , BACC108 - Management Principles , BIT101 - Foundations of Information Technology , BIT102 - Network Communication Concepts , BIT103 - Business Information Systems , BIT104 - Programming Concepts , BIT201 - Database Systems , BIT202 - Systems Analysis , BIT203 - Professional It Practice and Ethics , BIT204 - Enterprise Resources , BIT205 - Web Based Systems , BIT206 - Network Design , BIT207 - Network and Systems Threats , BIT208 - It and Business Fraud , BIT209 - Java Programming , BIT210 - Object Orientated Programming , BIT211 - Database Programming , BIT301 - System Design and Development , BIT302 - It Project Management , BIT303 - Applied Research Project , BIT304 - Business Intelligence , BIT305 - Knowledge Management Systems , BIT306 - E-Business Systems , BIT307 - Network Architecture and Protocols , BIT308 - Network Security , BIT309 - Security Management , BIT310 - Advanced Databases , BIT311 - Web Programming , BIT312 - System Implementation , BUS100 - Academic and Business Research , BUS200 - Industry Practicum , BUS209 - Supply Chain Management and E-Business.
Pathways to further study
Successful completion of this course will enable you to enrol in postgraduate study.
Employment outcomes
You will be qualified to work in the following roles:
Systems analyst
Business analyst
Data analyst
BI analyst
Web/e-commerce developer
Pre-sales engineer
Network security specialist
Penetration tester
eSecurity specialist
Web security engineer
Information security analyst
Forensic analyst
Software developer/engineer


Which department am I in? Department of Professional Practice

Entry Requirement From Vietnam

Applicants must have successful completion of studies equivalent to Australian Year 12 education as the minimum level of entry. English Language Requirements: IELTS Academic: 6.0 overall no individual band less than 5.5; TOEFL iBT: 60 overall, Writing: 21, Speaking: 18, Reading: 13, Listening: 12. Pearson Global Scale of English PTE Academic: 50 overall communicative skills: 42; Cambridge English Scale: Cambridge: First (FCE), Cambridge: Advanced (CAE), Cambridge: Proficiency (CPE): 169 overall individual bands: 162.

Entry Requirement For International Student

Students must have the following:
Academic: successful completion of Year 12 or equivalent, or successful completion of a minimum Certificate IV course
English: Pearson PTE Academic 50 overall with no individual communicative skill below 42, or recognized equivalency

Path Way Options by Other Partners

Pathways options
Offered by this university
Melbourne Polytechnic offers below pathways courses for this subject Diploma of Information Technology

Full Time (3 years)

AUD $2,000 per 4 point unit, AUD $3,000 per 6 point unit

19 February 2018, 16 July 2018

Prahran Campus 144 High Street, PRAHRAN, Victoria, 3181, MELBOURNE, Australia

Online/Distance with attendance (3 years)

AUD $2,000 per 4 point unit, AUD $3,000 per 6 point unit

19 February 2018, 16 July 2018

Prahran Campus 144 High Street, PRAHRAN, Victoria, 3181, MELBOURNE, Australia