This is an entry-level course, allowing graduates in IT related disciplines to specialise their degrees and providing them with a further qualification in the field.
- Part or full-time
(Student visa holders must study full-time)
- Part or full-time
- 1 semester full-time or part-time equivalent (depending on unit selection)
The Graduate Certificate in Information Technology is an entry-level course, designed to provide graduates in information technology related disciplines with a further qualification in the field. The course emphasises professional practice and effective communication using technical and nontechnical means.
The graduate certificate includes some flexibility, allowing you to specialise your degree.
Upon successful completion of this course you may continue for a further semester and complete the Graduate Diploma in Information Technology Management or the Graduate Diploma in Internetworking and Security, dependent on the units selected. Successful completion may also allow entry into the Master of Information Technology program.
Graduates of the Graduate Certificate in Information Technology will be able to choose from a variety of IT-related careers, both as IT practitioners and in supervisory and administrative roles within a wide range of public and private organisations.
- Perth Campus (some units external)
Each course has a number of credit points that must be completed for you to graduate. Find out what’s required to meet the credit points for this course.
Entry requirements for
The course is available by on-campus attendance only.
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.
Sorry, this course does not accept admissions for commencement in Semester 2. Please consider starting your studies in Semester 1 of the following year.
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