Course outline: This course provides students with essential knowledge and skills to work as an information technology professional in a fast changing dynamic world. Core subjects include networks, web technologies, programming, serious games, information management and visualisation, databases, big data, network security, multidisciplinary project management, e-technologies and mobile technologies provide students with an array of career opportunities. Students engage in a series of applied information technology projects throughout the course to gain real world experience. Minors are available in computer science and networking, human-computer interaction and games design and business minors and elective subjects. A professional internship or multidisciplinary project forms the capstone subject. For more course information, visit Bachelor of Information Technology at JCU.
Career opportunities: Project manager, network administrator and designer, system analyst, software developer, application developer, IT researcher, IT manager, system administrator.
Membership: Australian Computer Society.
Combined degrees: Refer to entry for: B Engineering/B Information Technology.