What will I learn?

Overview

This course is designed for graduates of any discipline who seek to combine their existing skills with industry-driven, business-focused IT skills.

Content is designed to meet employer demands for professionals with an understanding of business processes and information systems management tools.

The qualification awarded on graduation is recognised in the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) as Level 8.

Career outcomes

Roles include business intelligence manager/consultant, ERP/IT consultant, IT manager, IT entrepreneurship consultant, business systems analyst/manager, a business systems strategy analyst and planner and SAP consultant. Accountants, marketers, and finance professionals will enjoy new promotional opportunities with enhanced, applied IT skills.

Which department am I in?

Department of IT, Cybersecurity and Engineering

CRICOS

080517G

Study options

Full Time (6 months)

Tuition fees
AUD $17,400 for the entire course

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

Start date

29 July 2019, 2 March 2020

Venue

La Trobe University

Melbourne (Bundoora) Campus,

Plenty Road and Kingsbury Drive,

LA TROBE UNIVERSITY,

Victoria,

3086, MELBOURNE, Australia

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Applicants must have an Australian Bachelor's degree in any discipline, or approved international equivalent. English Language Requirements: IELTS (Academic): Overall score of 6.5 with no band less than 6.0; TOEFL Paper-based Test - Overall score of 575 with 5 or better in TWE (Test of Written English); TOEFL Internet based (iBT): Overall 79 with 13 in Reading, 12 in Listening, 18 in Speaking and 21 in Writing, Pearson Test of English (Academic) (PTE): Overall score of 58 with no communicative skill score less than 50, Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English (CAE): 176 with no less than 169 in any component, Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE): 176 with no less than 169 in any component.

For international students

An Australian Bachelor's degree in business or related discipline or an approved equivalent qualification. Admission may be granted to applicants without a cognate undergraduate degree but with a demonstrated minimum of at least five years relevant business experience. In making an offer to an applicant, the University may give consideration to a range of factors including English language proficiency, academic record and employment experience.

English language requirements

IELTS (Academic) - Overall score of 6.5 with no band less than 6.0; TOEFL Paper based - Overall score of 575 with 5 or better in TWE (Test of Written English); TOEFL Internet based (iBT) - Overall 79 with 13 in Reading, 12 in Listening, 18 in Speaking and 21 in Writing; Pearson Test of English (Academic) (PTE) - Overall score of 58 with no communicative skill score less than 50; Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English (CAE) - 176 with no less than 169 in any component; Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE) - 176 with no less than 169 in any component.

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About this uni

At La Trobe, students gain industry experience and start building professional networks while studying IT, Cybersecurity and Engineering.

  • Active and vibrant teaching areas and research centre
  • 6 months of real-world engineering experience
  • Strong industry linkages and research expertise
  • Courses developed in close consultation with industry leaders