Bachelor of Information Technology with Honours

Course Code

103109

Version

1

Faculty

Law, Business and the Creative Arts

Award Requirements

Course Structure

Candidature

Progression

Advanced Standing

Award Details

Admission Requirements

Course pre-requisites

Completion of a pass degree in Information Technology, from this or another university.

Entry requirements for this course are consistent with the Pathways to Qualifications in the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) Guidelines for Bachelor degrees.

Minimum English Language Proficiency Requirements

Students of non English speaking backgrounds must have an adequate English language capacity assessed under the Australian International English Language Testing System.  An IELTS score of 6.0 with no component lower than 5.5 is required (Band 1 at JCU).  Students scoring below this may be offered up to six months intensive language training prior to admission to the course.

Additional selection requirements

Must have obtained a minimum average grade of a Credit (GPA 5) for level 2 and 3 subjects.

Special admission requirements

Applications must be approved by the Pro-Vice Chancellor after recommendation of the Head of School.

Academic Requirements for Course Completion

Credit points

24 credit points as per course structure

Additional course rules

Nil

Additional completion requirements

Nil

Learning outcomes

Characteristics of learning outcomes for this course are consistent with those outlined in the Bachelor degree Guideline in the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF).

Course Structure

Options

Select full-time honours (103109-FT-HONS) or part-time honours (103109-PT-HONS)

Full Time Honours (103109-FT-HONS)

CP4100:06  Honours Project (Part 1 of 2)

CP5080:03  Literature Review and Research Proposal

CP5090:03  Scientific Research Methods

CP4101:06  Honours Project (Part 2 of 2)

CP5110:03  Cryptography

CP5170:03  Topics in Systems and Networks

Part Time Honours (103109-PT-HONS)

CP4200:03  Honours Project (Part 1 of 4)

CP4201:03  Honours Project (Part 2 of 4)

CP4202:03  Honours Project (Part 3 of 4)

CP4203:03  Honours Project (Part 4 of 4)

CP5080:03  Literature Review and Research Proposal

CP5090:03  Scientific Research Methods

CP5110:03  Cryptography

CP5170:03  Topics in Systems and Networks

Campus

COURSE AVAILALE AT

NOTES

Cairns

 

Townsville

 

Candidature

Expected time to complete

1 year full-time or equivalent part-time

Maximum time to complete

3 years

Maximum leave of absence

6 months

Progression

Course progression requisites

Nil

Course includes mandatory professional placement(s)

No

Special assessment requirements

Nil

Accreditation requirements

Nil

Maximum allowed Pass Conceded (PC) grade

Nil

Supplementary exam for final subject

Not applicable

Advanced Standing

Eligibility

Not eligible

Maximum allowed

Nil

Currency

Not applicable

Expiry

Not applicable

Other restrictions

Not applicable

Award Details

Inclusion of majors on testamur

Not applicable – this course does not have majors

Exit with lesser award

Not applicable

Course articulation

Not applicable