Course Detail

Bachelor of Information Technology (Dean's Scholar)


Undergraduate

The Bachelor of Information Technology (Dean's Scholar) offers a challenging and enriched educational experience for high-achieving students who want to perform above the level normally expected. As a Dean's Scholar student, you will also be encouraged to continue your studies through the completion of Honours and research programs. You will complete the normal course requirements for the degree, and receive special privileges as you study, such as accelerated learning and academic mentoring.

You can major in:

  • e-Business
  • Network Design and Management
  • Web Design and Development
  • Social and Digital Innovation

This degree

The Bachelor of Information Technology provides foundation knowledge of organisational areas in IT, including:

  • Database management and security
  • Programming
  • Human computer interaction
  • Principles of eBusiness
  • IT project management
  • Management Information Systems
  • Knowledge and Information Engineering

Places are limited each year. Current students who have achieved a weighted average mark (WAM) of 80 at the end of one year of full-time study in a relevant degree may apply to transfer to the Dean's Scholar degree.

What you will study

You will be able to choose your major in your second year after studying a common core of subjects that links our computer science, IT and information systems degrees. Find your strengths and interests as you study the fundamentals of computer science and IT: programming, problem solving, network and communications, web technology, data management, system analysis, human–computer interaction, and project management. You’ll also complete a final-year capstone team project.


Course Information

  • IELTS: 6.0/6.0

  • Scholarship: Yes

  • Tuition Fee: AU $33.840 per year

Admission Requirements

STUDENT PROFILE

This table shows the breakdown of the applicant background of the student group at UOW for this course. It provides data on students that commenced undergraduate study and continued study beyond the census date at UOW in 2018.

Applicant background

2019 intake

2019 intake (%)

Higher education study 

N/P

N/P

Vocational education & training study 

0

0%

Work & life experience 

0

0%

Recent secondary education

ATAR Only 

0

0%

ATAR plus additional criteria 

0

0%

Other criteria only (non-ATAR) 

< 5

< 5

International students 

5

36%

All students

14

100%

< 5: Number of students is less than 5
N/A: Data not available for this item
N/P: Not published (hidden to prevent calculation of other numbers less than 5)


ATAR PROFILE

This table relates to all students selected on the basis of ATAR alone or ATAR in combination with adjustment factors. For more information on adjustment factors commonly available to applicants, see ‘ATAR-based admission’.

ATAR profile of ATAR-based offers in 2019

ATAR Selection Rank 
Highest rank to receive an offer

N/A

N/A

Median rank to receive an offer

N/A

N/A

Lowest rank to receive an offer

N/A

N/A

< 5: Less than 5 ATAR-based offers made
N/A: Data not available for this item
N/P: Not published (less than 5 ATAR-based offers made)