Bachelor Of Information Technology (Software Development)
Application deadlines: November 15, April 15
Intakes: February, July
International tuition: A$32,000
Domestic tuition: A$9,359
This program allows students to become an experts in the design, implementation and testing of small and large software systems. Students will learn through exposure to real-world applications, and the latest research developments and technologies. Students will have opportunities for industry placements, internships and research projects with industry partners. If a student finishes this degree with a suitable grade point average, student could be eligible for the one-year Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours). Students will graduate ready to enter the flexible and ever-evolving software development sector, with a respected degree that’s professionally accredited by the Australian Computer Society.
This program can be done
Applicants are required to meet one of the following criteria with a competitive result, and demonstrate that they fulfil any prerequisite requirements and essential requirements for admission: 1. Recent secondary education. Meet any prerequisite requirements with a minimum grade of C- or equivalent and qualify for the South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE), and achieved a competitive Selection Rank (ATAR), or complete secondary qualifications equivalent to SACE, or complete the International Baccalaureate Diploma with a minimum score of 24 points. Applicants who have not achieved the Selection Rank required for automatic selection may be selected for any remaining places based on the grades of their year 12 subjects. 2. Higher education study: complete or partly complete a recognised higher education program at a recognised higher education institution, or complete at least four Open Universities Australia (OUA) courses at undergraduate level or above. 3. Vocational Education and Training (VET): complete an award from a registered training organisation at Certificate IV or above. 4. Work and life experience: qualify for Special Entry, or complete a UniSA Foundation Studies program or equivalent, or hold completed secondary qualifications equivalent to SACE obtained more than 2 years in the past. In addition, international students who speak English as a foreign language must have obtained one of the following standards within the last two years prior to admission. Possession of one or more of these qualifications, in addition to the academic entry requirements, does not, in itself, guarantee a place at the University of South Australia. Applications are considered on an individual basis and selection is competitive. Where previous study/work experience was conducted in English, the application must be accompanied by certified documentation from the educational institution/employer certifying that the language of instruction/employment was English. English language test: IELTS total 6.0. Notice: each country has extra specific requirements. Students can progress onto year 2 of this program, if they complete One-year Diploma of Computing & IT at the Eynesbury college - https://www.eynesbury.navitas.com/programs/one-year-diploma-of-computing-and-it or Two-stage Diploma of Computing & IT at Eynsbury college - https://www.eynesbury.navitas.com/programs/two-stage-diploma-of-computing-and-it-studies.
Careers to consider: Software developer: developing, coding, testing and debugging software applications; interpreting customer requirements; working with a team to research, design, and write software; working with others to understand and resolve issues in existing software. iOS developer: developing iterative software; collaborating with other developers through code reviews, software planning, and standup meetings; contributing to projects from concept to delivery; juggling several projects at different phases; writing clear, well-commented code. Software architect: leading and implementing software development; researching, analysing, designing, developing and testing business appropriate solutions; collaborating with other teams to develop solutions meeting business needs for functionality, performance, scalability and reliability.
Adelaide , Australia