Diploma of Computing and Data Analytics

Griffith University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Pre-degree
CRICOS: 00233E

If you are looking to progress your career in the fast-paced, high-growth area of IT and computer science, this qualification, designed specifically to upskill women in the workforce, will set you on your path in just two years part-time study.This degree gives you the opportunity to establish and progress a career in critical future roles in computing, data analytics, and cyber security, and addresses skill shortages in these areas.  The program has a practical, problem-solving approach in its delivery where students are taken through a journey of requirement analysis, system design, implementation and evaluation, focusing on practical problems. Regular guest speakers from a range of industries providing broad exposure to IT opportunities are incorporated in this flexibly delivered program. As a female-only cohort of students, the program is designed to ease some of the barriers women face entering the technology sector.Upon successful completion, you may be eligible to apply for a bachelor level degree specialising Computer Science or Information Technology and may also receive credit towards your degree.


  • Creative Coding
  • Data Analytics Methods
  • Design Thinking in IT
  • Engineering Design Practice
  • Foundation Mathematics
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Introduction to AI and Data Analytics
  • Introduction to Cyber Security
  • Programming Principles
  • Social Media and Data Analysis
  • Statistics
  • Web Technologies

Standard entry requirements



Griffith University grants credit and recognition of prior learning which may relate to prior formal learning or prior informal and non-formal learning. For more information, please visit the following website: Credit transfer Griffith's innovative Credit Precedent Database allows you to find out what credit decisions have been made in the past. These precedents will give you an idea of what you can expect. View credit precedents for this program

Study pathways

Graduates with the Diploma of Computing and Data Analytics may be eligible to apply for the Bachelor of Computer Science or the Bachelor of Information Technology.

Study information

CampusFeesMid year intakeAttendance
Online International: $7,000 No
  • Part-time : 2 years

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