Melbourne Polytechnic
Melbourne Polytechnic

Bachelor of Information Technology

Bachelor Degree

Course description



3 yrs

Study mode



Start date


Two intakes per year: February, July

  • Learn up-to-date industry relevant skills with this Bachelor of Information Technology
  • Choose from majors in Network Security, Software Development or Business Information Systems
  • Study on campus in Preston or Prahran

Course details

Entry requirements

Year 12 or equivalent OR Certificate IV or above

Start dates
Two intakes per year: February, July
Full-time: 3 years | Part-time: 6 years
Study mode
Education institution
Melbourne Polytechnic (RTO 3075)
The course price can vary depending on a few factors, including your citizenship or whether you have completed any other courses. To find out more, contact the course provider.
Payment options

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Course content

32 units

  • Effective business enquiry and communication
  • Foundations of information technology
  • Foundations of business
  • Essential business mathematics and statistics
  • Programming concepts
  • Network communication concepts
  • Systems analysis
  • Supply chain management and e-business
  • Database systems
  • System design and development
  • Network design
  • Enterprise resources
  • Object oriented programming
  • Professional IT practice and ethics
  • IT project management
  • Network security
  • IT and business crime
  • Web development
  • Object oriented RAD
  • System implementation and service management
  • Network architecture and protocols
  • Network vulnerability penetration testing
  • Business intelligence
  • Knowledge management systems
  • Business analysis
  • Advance databases
  • Security management and governance
  • Digital forensics
  • E-business systems
  • Non-relational database management
  • Capstone experience 1
  • Capstone experience 2

What you’ll learn

  • Analyse, design, implement and manage complex information systems
  • Create software
  • Networking
  • Programming
  • Systems analysis

Support and delivery

When you study with Melbourne Polytechnic, you have access to:

  • Studiosity - an online platform where subject specialists answer all your study questions
  • Student counselling services
  • Help finding accommodation
  • Financial and study concerns support
  • Fitness and health facilities
  • Disability support services
  • Libraries and bookshops
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