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Bachelor of Information Technology (Computer Science and Software Development)

Course summary for international students

Award granted Bachelor of Information Technology (Computer Science and Software Development)
CRICOS course code049956K
Deakin course code S327

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Professional recognition

The Bachelor of Information Technology (Computer Science and Software Development) is professionally accredited with the Australian Computer Society (ACS).

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Course rules

The course comprises a total of 24 credit points, which must include the following:

  • 16 core units
  • 8 elective units
  • Completion of SIT010 Safety Induction Program (0 credit-point compulsory unit)
  • level 1 - maximum of 10 credit points
  • levels 2 and 3 - minimum of 14 credit points over both levels
  • level 3 - minimum of 6 credit points of which at least 4 must be SIT Course Grouped units

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Course structure

Level 1

Trimester 1

SIT101 Fundamentals of Information Technology  

SIT105 Critical Thinking and Problem Solving  

SIT010 Safety Induction Program  *

Plus two elective units

 

Trimester 2

SIT102 Introduction to Programming  

SIT103 Introduction to Database Design  

SIT104 Introduction to Web Development  

Plus one elective unit

 

Level 2

Trimester 1

SIT222 Operating Systems Concepts  

SIT223 Information Technology Professional Skills  

SIT232 Object-Oriented Development  

Plus one elective unit

 

Trimester 2

MIS201 Business Requirements Analysis  

SIT202 Computer Networks  

SIT221 Classes, Libraries and Algorithms  

Plus one elective unit

 

Level 3

Trimester 1

SIT374 Project Management  

SIT321 Software Engineering  

Plus two elective units

 

Trimester 2

SIT302 Project  

AND

Two of:

SIT322 Distributed Systems  (Tri-1)

SIT323 Practical Software Development  (Tri-2)

SIT340 Research and Development in Information Technology  (Tri-1)

Plus one elective unit

 

*Note: SIT010 is a 0 credit point safety induction unit.

 

Highly recommended elective unit

SIT192 Discrete Mathematics  

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Equipment requirements

Students must have access to a suitable computer and a network connection. Information about the hardware and software requirements may be obtained from the School of Information Technology's website www.deakin.edu.au/sebe/it, or by telephone 03 9244 6699.

 

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8th June 2007