Bachelor of Information Technology

Flinders University

The Bachelor of Information Technology is comprehensive and has an emphasis on the professional skills required to meet the information needs of any modern enterprise. IT at Flinders assumes no background, prior experience or previous computing or mathematical studies. Furthermore, the degree provides scope for students to pursue their own areas of interest. The IT profession offers a broad and diverse range of job opportunities spanning from the highly technical through to very people-oriented. IT skills are transferable anywhere in the world. On completion of this course students will gain marketable and industry relevant skills and knowledge in areas such as internet programming, web-based systems development, software engineering, database systems, computer networks and professional enterprise including self-management, communication and interpersonal skills.

Course Fee:

International: $93,600

Entry Requirements:

Year 12 or equivalent qualifications; or mature age entry (STAT); or TAFE/VET qualifications; or higher education transfers; or completion of a foundation studies program


In addition to core computer science and IT topics, this course provides for study in industry relevant areas such as professional skills and project management. Instruction in internet-based areas of application is a feature of the program. In the later years students can specialise in particular areas of interest and undertake project work relevant to industry. Students complete studies in areas such as programming, databases, application development, interactive computer systems and software engineering. There is also room in the degree for students to undertake elective topics of their choice. An Information Technology practicum is available in this course which comprises a significant period of work experience.

Subjects you can Study:

Information Technology, Programming, Databases, Application Development, Interactive Computer Systems, Software Engineering.

Further information:

Students can combine this degree with any other bachelor degree within the College of Science and Engineering, subject to meeting entry requirements.


This degree is accredited by the Australian Computer Society at the professional level. Courses accredited at this level by the Australian Computer Society are recognised internationally under the Seoul Accord.

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00114A

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Bedford Park 60 Yes Full time 3 years
Online No info No Part time 6 years
Online No info No Full time 3 years
Bedford Park 60 Yes Part time 6 years
Flinders is a leading international university in Australia, distinguished by its boldness, vigour and imagination. The University has a record of excellence and innovation in teaching, research and community engagement.

While the main campus is located in the suburb of Bedford Park, just a short drive south of Adelaide's Central Business District and easily accessible by public transport, the University's geographical footprint also stretches across South Australia, Western Victoria and the Northern Territory.

Flinders has over 2,600 staff and more than 24,700 students, with over 4,500 coming from countries as diverse as Canada, India and Kenya. Its graduates are encouraged to be knowledgeable, to communicate effectively, and to develop skills to connect across boundaries and tackle major challenges.

Flinders has led the way in providing access to higher education for individuals who did not traditionally aspire to University, and offers a choice of pathways that cater to people from a variety of backgrounds.

Offering over 140 undergraduate and 280 postgraduate courses, Flinders prides itself on the quality of its programs and the attention given to the learning experience of its students.

Provider CRICOS: 00114A

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