Course Description

The Certificate IV in Information Technology develops the foundational skills required for entry to the IT industry. Students specialise in either digital media technologies or programming.

The digital media technologies stream trains students in areas including web design, responsive web programming (HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript and jQuery), digital imaging, visual design, 2D animation and motion graphics. Students will also be introduced to a range of Adobe Creative Cloud applications.

The programming stream trains students in a range of programming languages (C#, Java, JavaScript and PHP) and introduces them to programming frameworks, version control tools and project collaboration tools. Students learn how to develop mobile, desktop and cloud applications.

Graduate Rating

Graduates of Computing & Information Systems undergraduate courses at Swinburne University of Technology rated their degrees as follows:

Teaching quality: 56.3% (national average 58.7%)
Improved skills: 75.7% (national average 77.3%)
Overall satisfaction: 78.8% (national average 75.3%)

The ratings above refer to the proportion of surveyed graduates who agreed with the statement about their undergraduate degree from Swinburne University of Technology. You can find out more about these results here.

Employment Outcomes

Graduates of Computing & Information Systems undergraduate courses at Swinburne University of Technology had the following employment outcomes:

Employed full time: 76.2% (national average 71.2%)
Studying full time: 17.3% (national average 11.7%)
Median full time salary: $61,800 (national average $58,700)

You can find out more about employment outcome results here.

Course codes

Swinburne University of Technology Code: National code: ICT40115

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