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Start study from home in Trimester 2, 2020
For Trimester 2, 2020, you will be able to start your study from home. If restrictions are lifted we will continue to offer our students the flexibility to study online or a combination of online and on campus for the rest of the Trimester.
We focus on innovation and creating smarter solutions for the future
Our IT degrees span information systems, computer science, multimedia design and intelligent digital technologies. At Griffith, you’ll learn in cutting-edge facilities and gain valuable hands-on experience on real projects.
Study information technology at Griffith
Griffith bridged the gap between the classroom and the industry.
Our IT degrees are based on a strong theoretical foundation with practical experiences to make you industry-ready. You can get involved in exciting initiatives such as our App Factory and Start-up Mondays plus get creative in our cutting edge facilities such as the Big Data Visualisation Lab and IDEA lab.
In your final year you’ll complete a project for industry or a research placement, providing you with the experience and the knowledge, skills and attributes required to succeed in your career.
Information Technology at Griffith has rated 5-stars for Student Support by the Good Universities Guide 2018, a leading independent provider of high-quality education and career information.
Our information technology degrees incorporate work-intergrated learning, often off-campus, giving you the chance to develop the knowledge, skills and attributes that are necessary to succeed in the industry.
Our newly opened Engineering, Technology and Aviation building is a space for innovation where students come together to enhance their learning potential. With the latest in hands-on technology, the building offers engineering, IT and aviation students the opportunity to learn in spaces designed to reflect the workplace.
Bachelor of Applied Information Technology
Launch your IT career with a degree focused on employability, entrepreneurship and professional experience.
This degree gets you to think entrepreneurially about how you can use your applied IT skills to maximise your potential with your employer, or explore starting up your own business venture. From your second year you will complete a series of practical industry projects or research placements. This will provide you with the knowledge, skills and industry contacts required to succeed in the IT sector.
Bachelor of Information Technology
Develop IT solutions to support businesses and organisations.
Learn the practical skills required to be a work-ready IT professional with solid grounding in organisational skills such as communication and leadership. Choose from three majors including information systems, networks and security, and software development. You’ll be prepared for a career in commerce, industry, corporate IT, government or private consulting in a range of IT roles.
Bachelor of Computer Science
Build a career in software development and computer science.
You’ll learn hard programming skills, fundamental principles underpinning computer science and practical software technology development skills for many platforms and applications.
Career opportunities include software developer, computer programmer, applications developer, data scientist, software engineer, systems analyst, computer games programmer, software systems architect, computer scientist or computer systems engineer.
Bachelor of Intelligent Digital Technologies
Creatively use technology to build interactive and innovative systems.
You’ll learn the fundamentals of IT problem solving and high level programming skills, for application in fields such as the Internet of Things, robotics, app and web development, big data analysis, and virtual reality and augmented reality.
As a graduate you’ll be prepared for a career as designer and developer of cutting edge technologies.
Bachelor of Information Technology
Gaming is more than just a hobby for third-year Bachelor of Information Technology student Brianna Sonter - it's life. So much so that she has dedicated her studies into the community of gaming and how it opperates. 'Griffith has allowed me to combine my love of learning about the inner workings of computers and technology with my main hobby and love of gaming,' she says. Brianna's studies have also helped in her brand ambassador role for Dell, which allows her to fuel her passion while supporting major gaming events.
|Bachelor of Applied Information Technology||Logan
|Bachelor of Computer Science||Gold Coast
|Bachelor of Creative and Interactive Media||Gold Coast
|Bachelor of Information Technology||Nathan
|Bachelor of Information Technology||Gold Coast
|Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours)||Nathan
|Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours)||Gold Coast
|Bachelor of Intelligent Digital Technologies||Gold Coast
|Graduate Certificate in Business Cyber Security||Nathan
|Graduate Certificate in Cyber Crime||Gold Coast
|Graduate Certificate in Cyber Security||Gold Coast
|Graduate Diploma of Research Studies in Information Technology||Gold Coast
|Master of Cyber Security||Gold Coast
|Master of Information Systems and Information Technology Management||Nathan
|Master of Information Technology||Nathan
|Master of Information Technology||Gold Coast
Expand your qualifications and your career options with our range of double degrees. As a double degree graduate, you’ll have a special skill set that will help you stand out with future employers.
|Bachelor of Aviation/Bachelor of Information Technology||Nathan
|Bachelor of Criminology and Criminal Justice/Bachelor of Information Technology||Gold Coast
|Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)/Bachelor of Computer Science||Gold Coast
|Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)/Bachelor of Information Technology||Nathan
|Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)/Bachelor of Information Technology||Gold Coast
|Bachelor of Information Technology/Bachelor of Business||Gold Coast
|Bachelor of Information Technology/Bachelor of Commerce||Gold Coast
|Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of Information Technology||Gold Coast
It is important to check the degree requirements including placement requirements, before you apply.
Information technology is an exciting and progressive field that caters for a diversity of interests
Depending on your strengths and passion, you can choose from a variety of careers ranging from building immersive environments and building robots, to developing applications for iPads and designing online marketing tools. You'll be prepared for careers in commerce, industry, corporate IT, government or private consulting. You may find a job as a systems analyst, software developer, IT support and client services officer, database and systems administrator, technical writer, web developer, sales representative for IT vendors, educator or researcher.
26 Jun 2020
Griffith panel predicts boom ahead for ICT job market
19 Jun 2020
Griffith graduate optimistic for the future of aviation
Monday 13 July — Saturday 17 October
Trimester 2: Teaching and exams
Includes study and exam period from Thursday 1 October to Saturday 10 October.
Saturday 18 July — Sunday 19 July
Tertiary Studies Expo (TSXPO) - CANCELLED
TSXPO is for anyone considering further study. Talk to our academic and professional staff about our degrees, flexible study options, admission pathways, how to apply, scholarships and support services. Entry is free.
Tuesday 21 July
Sunshine Coast Daily Careers Expo - CANCELLED
Visit the Griffith University stand at the Sunshine Coast Daily Careers Expo to talk to our expert advisers about your study goals, life at Griffith, online study options and more.
Monday 3 August
Townsville Careers Expo
Visit the Griffith University stand at the Townsville Careers Expo to talk to our expert advisers about your study goals, life at Griffith, online study options and more.
Sunday 9 August
On Open Day, you’ll find general information about all our degrees at each campus, as well as essential information about student support services, admissions, scholarships and postgraduate studies. It’s a great time to get to know our campuses, experience life at Griffith, explore your study options and find the information you need to make a decision about your future.
Monday 14 September — Thursday 17 September
Mature Student Open Evenings
No matter whether you’re returning to university after a few years off, starting study for the first time or looking for a postgraduate degree to further your career, we can help you find the right study path.
Monday 19 October — Friday 23 October
Trimester 3: Orientation
Get the right start and find out everything you need to know about starting at Griffith.