In our increasingly binary world, become an in-demand computing professional with an edge. Prepare to be at the forefront of technology, digital industries and computer science, with a program accredited by the Australian Computer Society.
Note: You will be required to travel between campuses to complete this degree.
Gain a solid foundation in networking, databases, systems analysis and design, programming, web and mobile technologies, project management, professional communications, operating systems, and Human Computer Interaction.
Other electives include Mobile Computing and Application Development, Entertainment Computing, Astroinformatics, Health Informatics, Social Media Analytics, Health Information Management, Mathematics, Statistics, Systems Security and IT Support.
When you successfully complete the 12-month diploma from The College, you gain guaranteed entry into the second year of the Bachelor of Information & Communications Technology (ICT) at Western Sydney University.
To apply, all you need is an ATAR of 55+ and the determination to work hard. Once you’re here, our mission is to make sure you have the supportive learning environment and flexibility to transform your life. That includes smaller class sizes with greater access to one-on-one teaching and support. Our Extended Diplomas also cover extra introductory subjects that will prepare you for success in your tertiary studies and beyond.
At The College, we’re dedicated to your success. We know that if you’re given a supportive learning environment with a dedicated team of educators, anything is possible. Our wide range of pathway options include University Foundation Studies, Extended Diplomas and Integrated Diploma/Bachelor programs. Your success starts here.
Start your unlimited journey today.
This program may open the door to a career as a:
- Software Developer
- Game Developer
- Database Administrator or Programmer
- Information Systems Manager
- Web Systems Developer
- Network Administrator or Engineer
Web Systems Developer
Web developers create content for the web and use programming, authoring, content management and file transfer software to maintain websites.
Network administrator or engineer
Network administrators or engineers research, analyse and recommend strategies for network architecture and development, implement, manage, maintain and configure network hardware and software.
Database Administrator or programmer
Database Administrators or programmers plan, develop, maintain, manage and database management systems to ensure optimal database and system integrity, security, backup, reliability and performance.
Systems developers design, develop, test, maintain and document program code in accordance with user requirements, and system and technical specifications.
College Pathways in ICT
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*The tuition fees quoted above are the fees for the normal full-time study load of the program (80 credit points) per annum. International students will be subject to a variable fee regime; i.e. enrolled students will be required to pay fees during their program based on the approved fee for each calendar year. Fee changes (if any) will occur at 1 January each calendar year. Students who extend their program past the normal finish date of the program will be required to pay additional fees based on the prevailing fee level. Western Sydney University is a multi-campus institution. The University reserves the right to alter the location of its programs between campuses and other locations as necessary. Students should be aware of the possibility of change of location for the whole or part of programs for which they enrol and should plan for the need to travel between Western Sydney campuses.