In this course you will explore the theory, methods and systems used by the computing industry, and gain the skills and knowledge you need to create and apply computer and software systems to real world problems.
- Part or full-time
(Student visa holders must study full-time)
- Part or full-time
- 3 years full-time or part-time equivalent
This course will enable you to develop the skills and knowledge to undertake design and development work on innovative and revolutionary ideas, concepts and technologies. You will explore the theory, methods and systems used by the computing industry. You will study algorithms and algorithm development, software design and implementation, Artificial Intelligence (AI), computer technology, computer systems and systems development.
You will gain the skills and knowledge you need to create and apply computer and software systems to real world problems. You’ll find many career opportunities anywhere in the world in business, industry or government or you could pursue further studies or a research career
You can combine Computer Science with Games Technology to create a double major that will build your skill sets in Computer Science and practical Software Engineering. You can also combine this course with other majors, including Cyber Forensics and Information Security, Business Information Systems, Internetworking and Network Security or Mobile and Web Application Development.
This course is accredited at the Professional level with the Australian Computer Society (ACS). When you graduate you could work in business, industry or government as a programmer, systems analyst, database administrator, software architect, computer systems and network manager, project manager, IT consultant, data scientist, client or software support engineer.
For further admission information about this course, please download our Information Pack.
- Perth Campus or external
- Mid-year start available (Domestic students)
- Mid-year start available (International students)
- School of Engineering and Information Technology
- Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Computer Science
Each course has a core set of units that must be completed for you to graduate. In addition to these core units you are free to choose other units, called general electives, to create your own course.
Entry requirements for
There may be a reduction in choice of units if completing this course in the external mode. Individual units may require access to specific nominated software.
Fees & Scholarships for Domestic StudentsInternational Students
At Murdoch, you pay for the individual units you enrol in, not an overall course fee. The total cost of your course will therefore vary depending on what units you choose. Use our online Course Fee Calculator to estimate the amount you will need to pay.
We understand you may need help financially whilst studying for your qualification. We therefore offer eligible students a wide range of scholarships, prizes and awards across a variety of categories. Find out what scholarships Murdoch has on offer, and whether you’re eligible to apply.
How to apply as a Domestic StudentInternational Student
Apply now to be eligible for a place at Murdoch University. To start studying in Semester 1, you can apply directly to Murdoch using our easy-to-use online application system. Applications close at the start of semester on 27 February.
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