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What will I learn?

This degree gives you the skills you need to become an in-demand computing professional. You will gain skills in a practice-based learning environment, be introduced to real-world project experience, and acquire a solid knowledge of ICT theory.

Western’s Bachelor of Information and Communications Technology will give you a strong understanding of several industry domains including networking, databases, systems analysis and design and programming. You will also gain relevant skills in web and mobile technologies, project management, professional communications, operating systems and human computer interaction. As well as the necessary mathematical and statistical skills to succeed as an ICT practitioner, you can choose from a broad range of specialisations including entertainment computing and social media analytics. You will also gain access to industry-leading facilities where you can bring your ideas to life and shape an unlimited future.

Your career

As a graduate of the Bachelor of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) degree, you can look forward to career opportunities, such as: Network administrator or engineer; Systems architect; Web analyst; Software quality analyst; Software engineer analyst; Games developer; Information systems manager.

Which department am I in?

School of Computer, Data and Mathematical Sciences

CRICOS

064013K

Study options

Full Time (3 years)

Tuition fees
A$30,840.00 (16,50,964) per year

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

7 March 2022, 4 July 2022

Venue

Sydney City Campus

Level 4, 255 Elizabeth Street,

SYDNEY,

New South Wales,

2000, SYDNEY, Australia

Full Time (3 years)

Tuition fees
A$30,840.00 (16,50,964) per year

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

7 March 2022, 25 July 2022

Venue

Penrith Campus

Second Avenue,

KINGSWOOD,

New South Wales,

2747, SYDNEY, Australia

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students must have Australian Year 12 Higher School Certificate in or outside Australia; International Baccalaureate in Australia; New Zealand National Certificate of Educational Achievement (NCEA), Level 3. English language requirements: IELTS (Academic version): 6.5 overall score, minimum 6.0 in each subtest; TOEFL internet-based score: Total score 82, Writing 21, Speaking 18, Reading 13, Listening 13; Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE): 58 overall; No communication skills less than 50.

For international students

Students must have Successful completion of Year 12 or an equivalent qualification.

English Language Requirements:

IELTS: 6.5 overall score (min 6.0 in each subtest); TOEFL internet-based score of 82: Writing 21, Speaking 18, Reading 13, Listening 13; Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE): 58 overall; No communication skills less than 50.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

Pathways options

Offered by this university

Western Sydney University offers below pathways course for this subject

Offered by other partners

This university accepts pathways courses from
  • Academies Australasia
  • Western Sydney University The College
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