Southern Cross University

Associate Degree of Information Technology

Southern Cross University
Institution rating
4.1
Duration
From 2 yearsfull-time(part-time available)
Study mode
Online
Next start date
November

Why study this course

This entry-level program comprises the first two years (16 units) of the Bachelor of Information Technology. It provides a strong technical emphasis to develop skills as a para-professional in the information and communications technology industry. Successful graduates may then upgrade their qualification to Bachelor level following completion of an additional year. The University also offers the mentoring program Women in Technology to provide dedicated support and scholarships opportunities for women entering this specialised area.

Career Insights from SEEK

Roles related to this course: Business Analyst, Systems Administrator, Web Developer, Project Manager, and 3 more.

Entry requirements

Advanced Diploma/Associate Degree or Certificate III or Certificate IV or Relevant Experience or VET Award or Year 12 (senior secondary certificate)

Where is this course offered?

This course is delivered entirely online, so you can:

  • Study from anywhere and choose when you want to fit study into your week
  • Access all study materials, assessments, and student support services
  • Achieve the same qualification as someone studying in a classroom

Find out more about online courses and the benefits of studying online.

Course price

The course price can vary depending on a few factors, including:

  • Whether you are eligible for a subsidy, concession, or government loan
  • Your previous study and work experience
  • Your unit selections

Visit Southern Cross University's website to find out more about the course price for you.

What to know before you apply

To help you decide if this is the right course for you, Southern Cross University can provide you with more information about:

Credit and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

You may be able to get credit or RPL for some units of this course based on your previous studies and work experience. This means the duration of the course may be reduced.


Visit Southern Cross University's website to find out more about Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

Career Insights

SEEK users who hold a Associate Degree in Information Technology have been employed in these roles:

Related rolesJob satisfactionMost common salaryJobs on SEEK
Business Analyst
$110k3,117
Systems Administrator
$90k1,134
Web Developer
$70k2,625
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Student ratings of Southern Cross University courses

Southern Cross University
4.1
(239 reviews)
*Combined student rating of this institution's courses
590
4106
332
26
15

Percentage of students that felt this course had a positive impact on their career
85%
Percentage of students that would recommend this course to a friend, relative or colleague
84%

Current and industry-relevant content
4.1
Course content compared to what was expected
4.1
Balance between theory and practical work
3.8
Quality of teachers and academic support
4.1
Ability to balance study with your other commitments
4.2
Assistance to help you find a job
3.2
Quality of online study portal
4.3
Transparency of course fees
4.2

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Find out more about this course

Associate Degree of Information Technology

You may wish to discuss the following with Southern Cross University:

  • Course price
  • Prior Recognition of Learning (RPL)
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Associate Degree of Information Technology

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