Diploma of Software Development

This course is not available to international students.
National code: ICT50718 Diploma (TAFE) Hawthorn Send me a link to this course
Get set to identify and problem solve complex business and ICT problems in our Diploma of Software Development. Get job-ready before you graduate in this project-based course. Gain experience developing industry-relevant languages, platforms and practices. This isn’t a prescriptive course. Instead, you’ll take the lead to analyse client needs and choose the languages and frameworks to best suit their needs – from languages like C#, SQL, T-SQL, HTML5 or CSS3 to platforms such as React, Angular, Entity Framework, MS Azure, AWS and Flutter. Draw on your course mentors. Develop high-level technical skills, and fully functional mobile, web, desktop and cloud applications.

Plus, develop your problem-solving and team-work skills to help give you an edge. Graduate ready for a career as a systems architect, user interface analyst, contract manager, data mining specialist, support programmer, web application developer and more.

This course is in transition 
The course code, title, units and content could be updated in the future. You'll receive further information on our website, upon enrolment and/or during the course of your studies.  To discuss your study options now, contact us.

This course will not be offered in 2021. The information on this page is for current students. You might be interested in our Diploma of Information Technology - Web Design and Development. To discuss your study options, contact us.

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12 Months


Hawthorn (March) - View application and start dates

Study mode

  • Full-time

VTAC course code

  • 3400277184 (fee type determined by provider)
This course allows you to pathway to another qualification.