RMIT University

Bachelor of Computer Science

RMIT University (RTO 3046)
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From 3 yearsfull-time(part-time available)
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Why study this course

Students develop a skill set that spans from theoretical and algorithmic foundations to cutting-edge developments in computing. Students can choose a major study area within computer science. Students are taught to readily adapt to new advances in the rapidly changing ICT environment. Graduates are knowledgeable and creative, have excellent programming skills, and are capable of designing, implementing and maintaining complex software systems which drive mobile devices, social media, intelligent robots and more. Graduates may find work as professionals who are employed across the widest range of industries as part of software and IT teams.

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This program is accredited at the professional level by the Australian Computer Society (ACS).

Entry requirements

  • Year 12 or equivalent; OR
  • Completion of a Certificate IV or higher; OR
  • Completion of at least 4 subjects at undergraduate level

Where is this course offered?

Available campuses

  • Melbourne City

The course duration and available study modes can vary depending on the campus.

Visit RMIT University's website to find out more about your study options.

Course price

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

  • Whether the institution offers subsidies, concessions, or government loans and your eligibility to receive them
  • Your previous study and work experience
  • Your unit selections

Visit RMIT 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, RMIT 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.

Work placement

Work placement gives you invaluable real-life skills, so you graduate ready to step into a job.

In the final semester of this course, students will undertake a project that simulates working in industry.

Visit RMIT University's website to find out more about credit, RPL, or work placement.

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What are students saying?

Bachelor of Computer Science
RMIT University
(8 reviews)

Published Aug 2018
Bachelor of Computer ScienceRMIT University
Graduation date2017
Study modeOn-campus
Student review
staff were very supportive and made every effort to assist the students with their academic careers. Content was very relevant to current industry practices, especially when compared to competing institutions.
Published Aug 2018
Bachelor of Computer ScienceRMIT University
Graduation date2017
Study modeOn-campus
Student review
I had a lot of exposure to the theory and practical aspects of computer science including the opportunity to participate in projects that caught the attention of a lot of important parties in the industry such as Google, Accenture and REA
Published Aug 2018
Bachelor of Computer ScienceRMIT University
Graduation date2017
Study modeOn-campus
Student review
Teaching staff were excellent at their jobs and dedicated to delivering the content of their courses/program to a very high level. You can tell that the staff selected were passionate about computer science and were always willing to support students who mirror that passion. Incredibly caring and nurturing experience.

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Bachelor of Computer Science

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Bachelor of Computer Science