La Trobe University

Graduate Diploma in Information Technology

La Trobe University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00115M

Help build our digital future. The world is drawing closer together. As the speed and quality of digital technologies continues to evolve, we need more passionate professionals who can create meaningful solutions and connections. The Graduate Diploma in Information Technology aims to provide you with a general professional qualification in information technology (IT). Broaden or deepen your knowledge of using computers. The core subjects provide you with a foundation in information systems, software development and computer networking. You'll learn: Technology assessment Evaluate the capacity and capability of different technologies to select the most appropriate technology solution for each situation. Software testing Use research and technical skills to test your IT solutions and learn how to prevent bugs, reduce development costs and improve performance. Communication and ethics Learn how to communicate professionally within the IT sector to ensure you operate aligned to the ethical and cultural values of the IT profession.


Students must complete a total of 120 credit points across 1 year.

Standard entry requirements

Successful completion of an Australian bachelor degree (or equivalent).

Study information

CampusFeesMid year intakeAttendance
Online International: $31,600 No
  • Online/Off-campus : 1 year

Fee comments

Campuses: Online.

Your course fees will depend on the subjects you choose to study: each subject has its own costs. The total course fee may vary depending on the subjects you choose, your study load, the time it takes to complete your course and your approved Credit for Prior Learning. Fees correct Tuesday, Feb 28 2023

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