Diploma of Computing and IT

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Program Description

Diploma of Computing and IT @ a glance

What?

The program provides the basis for specialised study in the University of Adelaide and the University of South Australia degree programs in areas such as; computing, information technology, multimedia and software engineering. In this program you will be introduced to the key skills required of an IT professional.

Why?

  • Smaller classes to allow more individual attention from your teacher.
  • Additional academic support is provided through extra contact time with tutors and extra tutorials in mathematics and English language.
  • Fast track your studies (complete within 8 or 12 months)
  • 3 possible start dates – February, June and October.
How?
  • Contact us with any questions through the 'Ask a question' button above.
  • Click 'Enrol today' to send through your application, or
  • Click the 'Our Representatives' button below to find details of someone in your country who can help you apply.

Entry into 2nd year

The University of South Australia

  • Bachelor of Business (Management of Information Technology)
  • Bachelor of Computing (Multimedia)
  • Bachelor of Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Information Technology (Games and Entertainment Design)
  • Bachelor of Information Technology (Networking and Security)
  • Bachelor of Software Engineering
The University of Adelaide
  • Bachelor of Computer Science*
* 18 units credit out of 24. 24 units is equivalent to 1 year full time study load.

Popular careers

Computer Science

  • Software Engineer / Developer
  • Information Technology Manager
  • Network Engineer
  • Computer Programmer
Information Technology
  • Analyst / Programmer
  • Network Administrator
  • Software Developer
Games and Entertainment Design
  • Game Designer / Programmer
Networking and Security
  • Networking and Security Officer / Manager
Business (Management of Information Technology)
  • Business and Computer Analyst
  • Business Consultant
  • Information Systems Officer / Manager
Information Technology
  • Software Engineer
  • Information Technology Manager
  • Network Engineer
  • Computer Programmer
Business Systems
  • Systems Analyst
  • Project Manager
  • IT Consultant
Software Development
  • Software Developer
Software Engineering
  • Software Engineer
Computing (Multimedia)
  • Web Designer / Developer
  • Multimedia Designer
  • Software Developer / Programmer

Courses

  • Information Systems Professional Practice (9 unit course)
  • Problem Solving and Programming
  • Information Technology Fundamentals
  • Web and Database Development (9 unit course)
  • Network Fundamentals
  • Programming Fundamentals

GPA and credit system

International Students will be eligible for admission into their University of Adelaide and University of South Australia bachelor degree program, providing they have:

  • Completed and passed all diploma courses; and
  • Achieved an overall grade-point average (GPA) or average percentage mark

To proceed to the University of South Australia via an Eynesbury Computing and IT, a minimum GPA of 4.0 is required.

To proceed to the University of Adelaide via an Eynesbury Diploma of Computing and IT, a 65% minimum mark is required.

Australian students must apply through SATAC for entry to the University of Adelaide and the University of South Australia. Students who gain entry will be granted credit as specified above.

Course FAQ - Local (Domestic) Students

Q: As a local student, who should apply?

A: Students who have:

  • Satisfactorily completed Year 12 with a minimum ATAR score of 40 (Including bonus points)
  • International Baccalaureate (IB)
  • Completed all 8 courses in the Certificate IV in Tertiary Preparation Program
  • Completed or partially completed a Vocational Education Training (VET) Diploma or Higher Education Qualification
  • Completed a VET Certificate IV qualification, or
  • Relevant work experience
Last updated December 2017

About the School

Eynesbury is a specialist institution that offers a range of pre-university and English programs, providing pathways in to the University of Adelaide and the University of South Australia.

Eynesbury is a specialist institution that offers a range of pre-university and English programs, providing pathways in to the University of Adelaide and the University of South Australia. Read less
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