Graduate Diploma Of IT

(1 year; AQF Level 8; CRICOS Course Code: 109116E)

The Graduate Diploma of Information Technology provides students with an enhanced understanding of the techniques and practical aspects of information system development process and equips them to meet the challenges of working in the rapidly changing IT industry with specific skills such as advanced programming, mobile app development, Web development, database application and management, and computer vision fundamentals.

By completing this course, students will acquire comprehensive Information Technology skills, that will enhance their employment opportunities, assist in career development, and allow them to successfully manage future business challenges in IT.

The Graduate Diploma is designed for students with little or no background in information technology but wish to attain a qualification in the IT sector, or who have completed the Graduate Certificate in Information Technology. Upon successful completion, students may choose to progress to the higher­level Master of Information Technology.

To qualify for the award of the Graduate Diploma of Information Technology, a candidate shall:

  • Must select 4 units from Level One (with Unit Code of MIT1xx);
  • Must select 4 units from Level Two (with Unit Code of MIT2xx).
Content of the course of studyCredit points
Core UnitsMIT101 – Programming Fundamentals6
MIT105 – ICT Professional Practice, Management and Ethics6
Elective UnitsMIT102 – Operating Systems and Computer Architecture6
MIT103 – Database Systems6
MIT104 – IT Networking Fundamentals6
MIT201 – Object-Oriented Programming and Functional Programming6
MIT202 – Complexity and Algorithms6
MIT203 – Mobile Application Development6
MIT204 – Software Analysis and Testing6
MIT205 – Web Development6
MIT206 – Information Retrieval and Delivery6
MIT207 – Non-relational database6
MIT208 – Fundamentals of Image Processing6
MIT209 – AI and Machine Learning Fundamentals6
MIT210 – Foundation of Computer Graphics6