Diploma of Information and Communications Technology (WSTC)


If you have completed a Diploma of Information and Communications Technology [7005], Diploma of Information and Communications Technology Extended [7067] or Diploma of Information and Communications Technology Fast Track [7004] with Western Sydney University, The College you have guaranteed entry into the Bachelor of Computer Science, Bachelor of Information and Communications Technology or Bachelor of Information Systems and you will have 80 credit points applied to your University record, this is approximately one year of full time study in credit.

Credit details for the Diploma of Information and Communications Technology (WSTC)
Pathway codeDegreeCredit grantedCredit details

15L0045 (7005)

15L0051 (7067)

15L0055 (7004)

Bachelor of Computer Science 350680 credit points
(160 credit points remain)
Pathway to BCompSc credit details

15L0041 (7005)

15L0047 (7067)

15L0053 (7004)

Bachelor of Information and Communications Technology 363980 credit points
(160 credit points remain)
Pathway to BICT credit details

15L0043 (7005)

15L0049 (7067)

15L0054 (7004)

Bachelor of Information Systems 368780 credit points
(160 credit points remain)
Pathway to BIS credit details

Next steps for current students:

  1. Complete section 1 and 2 of the enrolment process, as detailed on the How do I enrol webpage(opens in a new window)
  2. Claim your Pathways credit online(opens in a new window)
  3. Continue from section 3 of the enrolment process.

If there is no pathway listed from your completed qualification to your chosen degree, please instead lodge an application for Advanced Standing(opens in a new window) to be assessed for potential credit.

Credit details for Bachelor of Computer Science and Bachelor of Information and Communications Technology:

  • 10cp - 100483 Principles of Professional Communication 1
  • 10cp - 300580 Programming Fundamentals
  • 10cp - 300573 Information Systems in Context
  • 10cp - 300104 Database Design and Development
  • 10cp - 300565 Computer Networking
  • 10cp - 300585 Systems Analysis and Design*
  • 10cp - 300144 Object Oriented Analysis
  • 10cp - 300700 Statistical Decision Making

* Unit 300585 Systems Analysis and Design will be considered a specified elective for the Bachelor of Computer Science.

Credit details for Bachelor of Information Systems:

  • 10cp - 100483 Principles of Professional Communication 1
  • 10cp - 300580 Programming Fundamentals
  • 10cp - 300573 Information Systems in Context
  • 10cp - 300104 Database Design and Development
  • 10cp - 300565 Computer Networking
  • 10cp - 300585 Systems Analysis and Design
  • 10cp - 300144 Object Oriented Analysis
  • 10cp - 200032 Statistics for Business