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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 plus get creative in our cutting edge facilities such as the Big Data Visualisation Lab and IDEA lab.
Our IT 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. 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.
Griffith ranked in the top 76 - 100 for Computer Science in the world in the most recent Academic Ranking of World Universities (2020).
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.
Classrooms that reflect the workplace
Creating new ways to enhance student learning
Our new Engineering, Technology and Aviation building at Nathan is a space for innovation and collaboration. 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.
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.
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Monday 26 October — Friday 30 October
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