Victoria University Sydney
Victoria University (VU) is a world-class university, ranking in the top 2% of universities worldwide (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2020). It's also the first Australian university to deliver the award-winning way of learning - The VU Block Model.
VU Sydney is an international-only campus. Students come from over 45 different countries around the world to study at our modern, accessible campus, situated in the heart of one of the world's most liveable cities.
Victoria University (VU) Sydney's partnership with the Education Centre of Australia (ECA) - dating back more than a decade - offers internationally recognised and industry relevant courses to international students.
Choose from our range of undergraduate and postgraduate qualifications in accounting, information systems and enterprise resource planning systems.
About the course
Achieve your dream of becoming an in-demand IT professional. Our diploma offers a practical, supportive program directly leading into the second year of Bachelor of Information Technology.
Our Diploma of Information Technology has been designed for students taking the first step towards our bachelor degree, and professionals building their current IT knowledge and skills.
The University team will help you prepare for a degree with targeted support and tuition. Over an extended 15-week semester, well work with you to enhance your professional-communication and academic-writing skills.
You will also learn up-to-date skills and knowledge for a career in IT, including:
networking (CISCO CCENT)
writing computer programs in Python
connecting databases to dynamic websites
scheduling ICT development using Microsoft Project
using Linux (LPI)
Applicants for this course will need to have met the academic requirements and prerequisites for this course outlined below.
Completion of an Australian Senior Secondary Certificate (VCE or equivalent).
IELTS (or equivalent): Overall score of 5.5 (with no band less than 5.0 in Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking).
Applicants must be aged 18 or over to be eligible to apply for this course.