What will I learn?

This course is for people who want to be competent in the development of basic programming skills in the most commonly used programming languages.

An individual with this qualification could work as an assistant programmer in a team of software developers, or as a support programmer to senior programmers or systems analyst.

Licensing/Regulatory Information - No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.



Study options

Full Time (0.5 years)

Tuition fees
A$10,400.00 (US$ 7,606) per year

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

Start date

1 February 2021, 12 July 2021


Sydney Institute - Petersham College

27 Crystal Street,


New South Wales,

2049, SYDNEY, Australia

Entry requirements

For international students

Year 10 or equivalent

Academic IELTS 5.5 or TOEFL (iBT) 46 or TAFE NSW General English Program

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


About this uni

TAFE NSW is the largest vocational education and training provider in Australia, grooming its students to be job-ready through hands-on learning.

  • Students can study at 40+ locations in New South Wales
  • Home to over 3,800 international students each year
  • Study options include certificates, diplomas and degrees
  • Offers industry-aligned programs in small classes