Diploma of Information Technology

If you have completed a Diploma of Information Technology [ICT50115], [ICT50118] or [ICT50120] with one of the below providers you have guaranteed entry into the Bachelor of Information and Communications Technology, Bachelor of Information Systems, Bachelor of Business or Bachelor of Science and be eligible for up to 80 credit points(cps) to be applied to your University record, this is equivalent to one year of full time study in credit.

  • Approved providers* for this pathway are: Academies Australasia Institute, Academies Australasia Polytechnic, Australian College of Technology, Australian Technical and Management College (ATMC), Clarendon Business College, Supreme Business College, New Horizons Australia Institute of Technology, TAFE NSW and The College RTO (WSU).
Credit details for the Diploma of Information Technology
Pathway codeDegreeCredit grantedCredit details

17L0178
(ICT50115)

20L0126
(ICT50120)

20L0141
(ICT50118)

Bachelor of Information and Communications Technology 3639 up to 80 credit points
(160 credit points remain)
Pathway to BICT credit details

17L0166
(ICT50115)

20L0117
(ICT50120)

20L0136
(ICT50118)

Bachelor of Information Systems 3687up to 80 credit points
(160 credit points remain)
Pathway to BIS credit details
21L0179
(ICT50118)

21L0180
(ICT50120)

21L0181
(ICT50220)
Bachelor of Business 278680 credit points
(160 credit points remain)
80cps - unspecified electives
22L0198
(ICT50118)

22L0199
(ICT50120)

22L0200
(ICT50220)
Bachelor of Science 3754 (any major except Environmental Health)70cps guaranteed70cps - unspecified electives
22L0201
(ICT50118)

22L0202
(ICT50120)

22L0203
(ICT50220)
Bachelor of Science 3754 (Environmental Health)40cps guaranteed
30cps negotiable
40cps - unspecified electives
Students can apply for up to an additional 30cps of credit via the Credit for Prior Learning process

* If the provider you studied with is not listed here you may instead be eligible for an informal pathway. Please see the How Pathways Work section of our site for further information.

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 Credit for Prior Learning to be assessed for potential credit.

Credit details for the Bachelor of Information and Communications Technology and Bachelor of Information Systems: ICT50115

  • 10cp - COMM 1026 Principles of Professional Communication
  • 10cp - INFS 1006 Systems Analysis and Design
  • 60cp - unspecified electives

Credit details for the Bachelor of Information Systems: ICT50120 and ICT50118 and Bachelor of Information and Communications Technology: ICT50120

  • 10cp - COMM 1026 Principles of Professional Communication
  • 40cp - unspecified electives

Students may receive an additional 30cps of advanced standing on application. Advanced standing will be mapped based on electives completed as part of the diploma. If unable to be mapped to specified units, they will be awarded as unspecified electives.

Credit details for the Bachelor of Information and Communications Technology: ICT50118

  • 10cp - COMM 1026 Principles of Professional Communication
  • 10cp - INFS 1006 Systems Analysis and Design
  • 30cp - unspecified electives

Students may receive an additional 30cps of advanced standing on application. Advanced standing will be mapped based on electives completed as part of the diploma. If unable to be mapped to specified units, they will be awarded as unspecified electives.