Course Detail

Bachelor of Information Technology

Microsoft? Amazon? Google? IBM?  Your own technology business? Are those the jobs you're dreaming of? JCU graduates are working in all these areas - and in many other technology roles too. The world's your oyster when you achieve a JCU Bachelor of Information Technology. The IT skills you'll gain at JCU are in demand.

JCU has searched the world for expert IT staff who have practical industry experience, along with up-to-the-minute technical knowledge. And we've found some of the best. You'll benefit from their ability to share their knowledge and experience and their determination to ensure that when you graduate, you'll have the skills needed to work in the fast-changing and very exciting world of Information Technology.
Your JCU Information Technology degree brings together the knowledge and technical skills that are essential when you're ready to make a start in your professional IT career. You'll learn about Cyber-Security, Networking, Interactive Visualisation, Big Data and Data Mining, Data Science, Games Design, Interactive 2D and 3D graphics, Web Technologies, Mobile Technologies, Programming, Design Thinking and a lot more. You'll study core degree topics and you can choose from a list optional areas of specialisation (minors). Our program is available on-campus at both Townsville and Cairns and also as an external study option (or a bit of both).

Examples of core topics include:

Fundamentals of Problem Solving and Programming
Gamification and Games Design
Data Mining
Network Security
Machine Learning and Data Science
Information Security
Collective Intelligence and Social Networks
Content Management Systems
Design Thinking – For Project Management and Creative IT Industries
Our minors include:

JCU's exclusive, Industry-leading course Internet of Things (IoT)
Computer Science and Networking
Human Computer Interaction and Games Design

Course Information

  • IELTS: 6

  • Scholarship: Yes

  • Tuition Fee: AUS $ 27000