UOW has experts encompassing the entire breadth of the underlying sciences, IT, engineering and mathematical methodologies in the ICT industry. Working closely with industry partners we ensure all programs remain relevant to industry trends and developments. Students study real-world projects and interact with and learn from industry professionals to ensure their job-readiness upon graduation.
The Bachelor of Information Technology provides foundation knowledge of organisational areas in IT, including:
- Database management
- Information systems analysis and design
- Communications and networks
- Project management
- Web-based technology
- Professional practice in IT
Throughout your degree you will study a common core of subjects that links our computer science, IT and information systems degrees. There is an opportunity to specialise in a major at the Wollongong campus from your second year of study by choosing one or more of the following majors:
- Network Design and Management
- Web Design and Development
For students who do not wish to specialise with a major, you will complete advanced subjects providing you with specific knowledge while also instilling you with professional knowledge and skills in information technology.
In your final year you will develop your own application as part of an annual student team project, developing solutions to real-world problems provided by our industry partners.