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University of Tasmania

  • 6,479 postgraduate students
  • 17% international / 83% domestic

Bachelor of Information and Communication Technology

With a focus on providing you with the skills to compete for employment in the ICT industry globally, a Bachelor of Information and Communication Technology (BICT) gives you the knowledge and ability to stand out in the constantly changing technology landscape.

Key details

Duration
3 years full-time
Course Code
73T
Study Mode
In person
Intake Months
Mar, Aug
ATAR
65

About this course

With a focus on providing you with the skills to compete for employment in the ICT industry globally, a Bachelor of Information and Communication Technology (BICT) gives you the knowledge and ability to stand out in the constantly changing technology landscape.

The BICT is a specialist degree with both a theoretical and practical focus that aims to develop technological understanding and skills that are in high demand world-wide.

You'll develop knowledge and capabilities in communication, design, development and management and learn what it takes to implement and integrate ICT within an organisation. You will also complete a hands-on project that gives you real-world experience before you even start your career.

You will graduate with the skills and knowledge to grow into leadership positions; the drive to act on entrepreneurial ambition; and the confidence to pursue research and graduate studies.

Entry requirements

If you're interested in studying the Bachelor of Information and Communication Technology, you'll need to meet the general entrance requirements of the University and any course-specific requirements.

School Leavers

An ATAR score of 65 or higher.

Mature age students/non-school leavers

You will need to meet University General Entry Requirements through alternative qualifications or experience.

Assumed Knowledge

While there are no prerequisites for this degree, students who have not completed pre-tertiary or equivalent mathematics will need to complete the Mathematics Foundation Unit.

Additionally, students who have not experienced any computer programming before may benefit from completing the Programming Preparation Foundation Unit.

International Students

All international applicants will need to meet the International General Entrance Requirements.

For those applicants who are nationals of and currently residing in a country where English is NOT the official language, evidence of an IELTS or TOEFL test must be provided. This degree requires an IELTS (Academic) of 6.0 with no individual band less than 5.5.

You will also need to meet any course specific requirements with recognised qualifications, or equivalent experience. More information is available at the International Future Students website.

Study locations

Hobart, TAS

Graduate outcomes

Graduate satisfaction and employment outcomes for Computing & Information Systems courses at University of Tasmania.
71.6%
Overall satisfaction
79.7%
Skill scale
63.5%
Teaching scale
62.5%
Employed full-time
$51k
Average salary