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Undergraduate information technology

Be the game changer.

Information technology at Curtin encompasses a range of exciting courses that equip you with the skills needed to enter the field. From programming and coding, to network administration, software and multimedia design, game development or cybersecurity, you’ll graduate ready to make your mark.

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Why study information technology at Curtin?

Solve problems, discover pathways to innovation and build better systems with an information technology degree from Curtin.

Research alive at the HIVE

Join a research-intensive university with advanced facilities for data interpretation, including The Curtin HIVE – Hub for Immersive Visualisation and Research.

A double degree that addresses market demand

Our computer systems and networking, information technology double degree equips graduates with expertise in the design of distributed computing and sensing environments and the networks that underpin them.

Employment opportunities

The employment outlook for computer network professionals is expected to grow strongly, with a projected 22% increase to the workforce by 2026.

Hear from our academics

Cyber security attacks have become a global concern, so how can we protect ourselves online?

Associate Lecturer Stefan Prandl discusses the evolving threat of cyber attacks and how we can protect our data and devices.

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Professional recognition

Many of our courses are recognised by respected professional accreditation bodies, that allow you to gain accreditation when you graduate.

Bachelor of Information Technology

This course is accredited in Australia by the Australian Computer Society.

Bachelor of Computing

This course is accredited by the Australian Computer Society.

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Curtin’s learning and study spaces

At Curtin, our learning and study spaces offer the chance to truly immerse yourself in your study experience.

From world-class laboratories and inspirational creative spaces, to simulation facilities and clinics that allow you to put theory into practice, and even quiet spaces to get away from the hustle and bustle of campus.

Discover how our learning and study spaces can help give you the Curtin edge.

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Hear from one of our graduates

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Studying Information Systems and Technology Major (MCom) has equipped me with a solid understanding in programming logic, database structures and data mining techniques, which has enabled me to excel in my current position. It has also helped me to develop my social skills in a professional environment, which have translated well to the workplace.

Brendan Crake

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Business, management and law

Curtin Business School and Curtin Law School offer forward-thinking, internationally recognised degrees with strong industry connections, high-quality teaching and outstanding facilities, ensuring you graduate industry-ready.

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Engineering, mining and surveying

Learn to design, construct and test machines, systems, structures, materials and processes and hone your problem solving skills.

Physical sciences, geoscience and mathematics

Physical sciences, geoscience and mathematics

Science and mathematics are the pillars of invention and technological advancement. At Curtin, you can develop expertise in areas such as biochemistry, industrial modelling, physics, biomedicine and more, to apply your learning to real-world situations.

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