Swinburne University of Technology

Diploma of Software Development

ICT50715

Hawthorn

Explore the full software development cycle, from requirements gathering through to programming and bug testing for a career creating new software products or modifying existing software.

There are multiple ways to study Diploma of Software Development with Swinburne University of Technology

  • $9,900*

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC)

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    • Duration
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  • Hawthorn

    • March 2017

    • Full time (12 months), Part time (2 years)

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    In class Full time (12 months), Part time (2 years)

  • $14,990*

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Hawthorn

    • March 2017

    • Full time (12 months), Part time (2 years)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months), Part time (2 years)

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Entry Requirements
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One, some or all of these entry requirements must be met. Check with the provider before enrolling.

Recognition
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Assessment
Coursework, assessment

Course Overview

By completing this qualification successfully you’ll acquire skills and knowledge that prepare you for employment in one of the roles listed below.
  • Analyst Programmer
  • Games Designer
  • Games Programmer
  • Middleware Programmer
  • Software Developer

Course Content

To obtain a Diploma of Software Development with Swinburne University of Technology, you’ll need to complete some or all of the following units of study successfully. Units may vary or change so check with the provider before enrolling.

A total of 16 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

10 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment
    ICTICT418

  • Apply intermediate programming skills in another language
    ICTPRG418

  • Apply advanced object-oriented language skills
    ICTPRG501

  • Manage a project using software management tools
    ICTPRG502

  • Debug and monitor applications
    ICTPRG503

  • Deploy an application to a production environment
    ICTPRG504

  • Validate an application design against specifications
    ICTPRG520

  • Apply advanced programming skills in another language
    ICTPRG523

  • Apply intermediate object-oriented language skills
    ICTPRG527

  • Apply testing techniques for software development
    ICTPRG529

Elective Units

6 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Manage ICT projects
    ICTPMG501

  • Prepare for software development using rapid application development
    ICTPRG514

  • Develop high-level object-oriented class specifications
    ICTPRG524

  • Manage the development of technical solutions from business specifications
    ICTPRG602

  • Model data objects
    ICTSAD501

  • Model data processes
    ICTSAD502

Course Provider

For more than 100 years, Swinburne has been committed to innovative education, producing outstanding graduates and delivering enduring outcomes for our industry partners. With a focus on science, technology and innovation, our reputation for high quality, engaged teaching and research is reflected in Swinburne’s consistent ranking among the top 3% of universities in the world.

Registered
1998
Courses
258
Provider Type
Government
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