Graduate Certificate in Information Technology


Subject area

Information Systems not elsewhere classified

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Entry requirements

Application by Academic Qualification Entry is open to degree graduates who have graduated successfully from a relevant Bachelors degree programme or can demonstrate equivalent, relevant, practical professional or educational experience.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The specific aims of these programmes are: 1. To provide programmes with specialist discipline areas that will promote and enhance the knowledge base, skills, and professionalism of information technology students. 2. To produce dedicated, professional practitioners who hold a qualification which is highly regarded by employers. 3. To prepare students for life-long learning, with the desire to constantly update their knowledge and skills within a changing work environment. 4. To stimulate students to develop an inquiring and analytical approach to problems and issues, and to encourage independent judgment and creative thinking. 5. To promote a wider understanding and appreciation of information technology. Graduates of the Graduate Certificate in Information Technology will work as part of a team to develop and maintain websites to industry standards.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Information Systems at this level can earn:


Median earnings one year after study


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Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Not Available

Employment rate two years after study


Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 478 839
Phone: (03) 211 2699
Fax: (03) 214 4977

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