Deakin University

Bachelor of Software Engineering (Honours)

Deakin University
Institution rating
4.3
Duration
4 yearsfull-time(part-time available)
Study mode
Online, On-campus
Next start date
March

Why study this course

Deakin's Bachelor of Software Engineering (Honours) is an innovative course focusing on software engineering, cyber-physical systems and robotics applications, producing sought-after graduates who will create the technologies of the future. The rapid advancement of sensing and computing hardware supporting smart, connected devices is driving growing demand for software engineers who can move beyond traditional technologies such as web and database systems. During the course students will extend their skills beyond web and database technologies and desktop software patterns to acquire niche skills in robotics and cyber-physical computing in preparation for careers as innovative software engineers capable of developing the cyber-physical systems of the future.

Entry requirements

  • Year 12 or equivalent; OR
  • Completion of a Certificate IV in a related discipline; OR
  • Completion of a Diploma in any discipline; OR
  • Completion of higher education study equivalent to two Deakin units; OR
  • Relevant work or life experience

Where is this course offered?

Available campuses

  • Burwood
Online study also available

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

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

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

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Student ratings of Deakin University courses

Deakin University
4.3
(865 reviews)
*Combined student rating of this institution's courses
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Percentage of students that felt this course had a positive impact on their career
89%
Percentage of students that would recommend this course to a friend, relative or colleague
88%

Current and industry-relevant content
4.3
Course content compared to what was expected
4.3
Balance between theory and practical work
4.0
Quality of teachers and academic support
4.2
Ability to balance study with your other commitments
4.3
Assistance to help you find a job
3.3
Quality of online study portal
4.5
Transparency of course fees
4.3

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Find out more about this course

Bachelor of Software Engineering (Honours)

You may wish to discuss the following with Deakin University:

  • Course price
  • Study options available at your campus
  • Prior Recognition of Learning (RPL)
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Bachelor of Software Engineering (Honours)