Bachelor of Information and Communication Technology

with a major in Software Technology – Blended learning – on-campus and digital learning

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Selected major: Software Technology

Learn how to enhance and maintain existing applications and assist in the choice of software for the needs of an organisation.

The Bachelor of Information and Communication Technology provides students with the knowledge and skills to be an information and communication technology professional, with particular skills in a chosen area.

The course focuses on computer and network configurations, web and application programming, and database design and maintenance. You'll also have the opportunity to specialise in a particular aspect of ICT-related work - making it ideal for those seeking an ICT course with flexible outcomes.

Build up your CV with real industry experience while you study through our Work Integrated Learning programs, which are a guaranteed part of all our bachelor degrees and can include placements, internships or industry-linked projects. In this degree, you'll apply your learning in six projects in professionally focused, industry-linked projects.

Every international student application is considered for a scholarship
Whether you’re living in Australia or overseas, you’re automatically considered for a scholarship of up to 30% off your course fees. Please check our updated entry requirements.

Want to gain invaluable professional work experience in Australia? For the first time ever, Swinburne is offering international students a direct entry into the Professional Degree version of this course (which comes with a mandatory 12-month paid work placement!). Check out the Bachelor of Information and Communication Technology (Professional).

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Start dates

Hawthorn campus

  • Semester 1 - 27 February 2023
  • Semester 2 - 31 July 2023

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Duration

3 years full-time

Full-time

VTAC codes

  • 3400234171 (CSP)
  • 3400234173 (IFP)

CRICOS code

088401M


Fees

A$35160 (annual for 2023)*

The indicative course fees shown in Course Search apply to international students for the relevant year only. They are based on a standard study load per year. However, please note that fees are assessed according to a student's study load in each semester, and variation to study load will result in an adjustment to tuition fees. All fees are subject to annual review and may be adjusted.

International students in Australia who hold student visas are required to study full-time and on campus. Courses that are taught entirely online are only available to international students studying outside Australia or those in Australia who are not on a student visa. Online courses are not available to international students in Australia who hold a student visa.