Graduate Diploma in Information Technology (843AA.2)




Courses Overview

What will I learn?
Power up your career prospects in IT
Accredited by the Australian Computer Society at an Associate level (pretty impressive, huh?), this course will teach you about database design, security and support and give you an insight into how the IT industry will be impacted by new technology systems.
Best of all, it will arm you with the know how to take on a high level management position and if you'd really like to super-charge those career goals, prepare you for a Master of Technology or Master of Information Technology degree.
Study a Graduate Diploma in Information Technology at UC and you will:
gain a strong professional perspective on the ICT industry
deepen your knowledge and skills in ICT
study core areas of the Skills Framework for the information age
complement your existing academic knowledge for broader employment prospects.
Professional Accreditation
This course is accredited by the professional body, the Australian Computer Society, at the Associate level.

Graduate Employment
Graduates will be able to serve in a range of technical and/or management positions requiring IT expertise, and are equipped to undertake advanced studies towards Master of Technology or Master of Information Technology (coursework).
Career opportunities
This course is professionally accredited by the Australian Computer Society (ACS) at the Associate level and therefore graduates will be ready to work in a range of technical and management positions requiring ICT expertise once they graduate.


Which department am I in? Faculty of Education, Science, Technology and Mathematics

Entry Requirement From Vietnam

Applicants must have a bachelor qualification, or equivalent, in a related field or Bachelor qualification, or equivalent, in an unrelated field and three years' work experience or Bachelor qualification, or equivalent, in an unrelated field and Graduate Certificate in Business or higher. English language requirements: International English Language Testing System (IELTS): 6.0 with no band score below 6.0; Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL): IBT - Overall score of 60 with no skill score below: R3: 16, L: 15, S: 18, W: 22; Pearson Test of English (PTE): Academic - 50 with no skill score below 50; Cambridge English Scale (CES) - 169 with no individual sub-score below 169; Occupational English Test (OET) - No grade lower than 'C' in any of the sub-tests.

Entry Requirement For International Student

Students must have bachelor degree from Australia in any discipline, or equivalent.
Assumed Knowledge
Fluency in the use of desktop computers (eg for everyday work) and excellent English spoken and written communication skills.
Other English language requirements: TOEFL: PTE 50-57; CAE 52.

Path Way Options by Other Partners

Pathways options
Offered by other partners
This university accepts pathways courses from Fleming College
Georgian College

Full Time (Standard two semesters full-time or equivalent. Maximum eight semesters.)

A$28,490.00 (US$ 22,285) per year

12 February 2018, 6 August 2018

University of Canberra University Drive, BRUCE, Australian Capital Territory, 2617, CANBERRA, Australia