For guaranteed entry into the second year of the Bachelor of Information Technology and higher education, complete our Diploma of Information Technology (Higher Education) an array of IT skills, with a focus on the fundamentals of software development, problem solving, networking and security. You’ll also benefit from smaller class sizes in this Diploma and more one on one time with teachers.
Graduates of the Enterprise Systems and Business Analytics stream will be immersed into an ever changing, IT global economic landscape, where a shortage of skilled IT workers in new growth areas such as cloud computing, mobility, data warehousing, business intelligence, and big data techniques is prominent.
Graduates of this program will also have the specialist knowledge required to understand and implement advanced software engineering techniques - design, implement and maintain IT systems using a well-informed software engineering approach and create high quality software in a systematic and efficient manner.
The Master of Data Science postgraduate degree has been designed to meet the AQF level 9 requirements, consists of 14 courses, is taught in English and normally takes 2 years of full-time study or part-time equivalent. Students are admitted based on having completed a previous bachelors level qualification at AQF 7 or equivalent. The program structure includes 11 core courses and three elective courses. Students are required to complete two 30 credit point project courses (60 credit point project in total) which the student can use to undertake either an applied industry based project, or complete a research oriented thesis.The Master of Data Science program will equip graduate with a comprehensive suite of tools they need to manage, manipulate, analyse and visualise data coming from various sources such as science, business and society, putting students in high demand for careers across a range of industries.