2019 MATHEMATICS AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY - University of South Australia

 
2019 MATHEMATICS AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY - University of South Australia
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    REAL CAREERS
    We are number one in South Australia for
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    to teaching and learning so that our graduates
    can make a real impact in their chosen field.
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    WORLD-CLASS FACILITIES
    Be surrounded by impressive, purpose-built
    facilities across all six campuses. Be supported
    by the latest technologies including our fully
    interactive online learning platform.

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    TOP RANKING TEACHERS
    Make your study experience relevant and
    learn from highly qualified academics and
    industry professionals. UniSA is Australia's
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    GLOBAL EXPOSURE
    Take part in international field trips, work
    placements, internships, study tours,
    short-term programs, volunteer opportunities,
    conferences or a student exchange.

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    POWERFUL PARTNERSHIPS
    Our learning is influenced by industry,
    and the latest trends and demands. We
    collaborate with over 2,500 companies
    worldwide to bring our students placement,
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Explore the infinite possibilities    REAL WORLD EXPERIENCE

of mathematics and information        Connect with industry through an internship
                                      or placement during your studies. Tackle a
technology and its many               real-world challenge through ingenuity and
                                      innovation, and discover new ways of solving
applications across a wide            problems and delivering solutions. Complete

range of industries. Meet the         a discipline-specific project with an Australian
                                      business or government department and link
challenges of modern enterprise       up with our leading research concentrations.

by studying the latest theory         Mathematics students can also undertake a
                                      one-year project through the Maths Clinic,
and practice, and partnering          applying specialist knowledge to an industry
                                      problem. There are opportunities for IT
with industry on real-world           honours students to complete a 12-month
                                      paid internship with DXC Technology.
projects and initiatives. Learn in
cutting-edge facilities fitted with   TECHNOLOGY PARK
the latest technologies, software     Our Mawson Lakes campus is located next
                                      to Technology Park, a hub of more than 100
and industry-standard tools.          companies spanning growing industries
                                      such as defence, aerospace, advanced
unisa.edu.au/study                    electronics, engineering, communication
                                      and information technology. This world-class
                                      location provides the ideal environment
                                      for collaboration with leading businesses,
                                      opening doors for knowledge sharing,
                                      product development, research and
                                      networking opportunities. Mawson Lakes
                                      Campus is also home to sustainable and
                                      award-winning five-star green rated buildings
                                      and wetlands, and is only a 15 minute express
                                      train trip from the city.

                                      UNDERGRADUATE
                                      Information Technology / 9
                                      Games and Entertainment Design / 9
                                      Mobile Applications Development / 10
                                      Networking and Cybersecurity / 10
                                      Software Development / 11
                                      Information Technology (Honours) 12
                                      Software Engineering (Honours) 12
                                      Enterprise Business Solutions (Honours) / 13
                                      Information Technology and Data Analytics / 14
                                      Mathematics (Industrial and Applied
                                      Mathematics) / 14
                                      Mathematics (Data Science) /15
                                      Applied Science (Industrial and Applied
                                      Mathematics) / 15

                                      POSTGRADUATE
                                      Cybersecurity / 16
                                      Information Technology / 17
                                      Information Management / 17
                                      Data Science / 18

                                      RESEARCH
                                      Masters by Research / 19
                                      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) / 19

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CAMPUS SPACES
            GAMING LAB / A collaborative hub
           for IT students to game and explore,
           fitted with alienware computers and
                          virtual reality headsets.

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New               SPACES

                                                           PRIDHAM HALL / A $50 million space that has transformed our
                                                           campus blueprint in the city’s west end; featuring a sports centre,
                                                           lap pool, gym, dance/aerobics studio, function rooms, and facilities
                                                           to seat 1800 students and their families for graduation ceremonies.
                                                           Discover the virtual fly-through at unisa.edu.au/pridhamhall

                                                                                                  Image courtesy of Insight Visuals
                                                                                                       (photographer Chris Oaten)

    IT INNOVATION AND DEVELOPMENT STUDIOS /
     Dedicated spaces for IT students to develop their
    professional skills and find innovative solutions to
                                     industry problems.

   FUTURE INDUSTRIES INSTITUTE / A multi-million
dollar research space focusing on building knowledge
         and capacity in core future industries through
 innovation in engineering and the physical sciences.      UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA CANCER RESEARCH
                                                           INSTITUTE / Located in SA’s health and biomedical precinct in
                                                           the Adelaide CBD, this $247 million building is the new leading
                                                           destination for health research and teaching.
                                                           See this world-class project at unisa.edu.au/facilities/unisaCRI

                                                           MOD. / This futuristic museum of discovery offers immersive
                                                           experiences to the public through dynamic and changing exhibition
                                                           programs across seven dedicated gallery spaces.
                                                           To find out more visit unisa.edu.au/MOD

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Your PATHWAY                                                            UNDERGRADUATE
    OPTIONS
                                                                            Your tertiary learning and career
    UniSA MATHS SHORT COURSE                                                starts with undergraduate study
    Want to study a mathematics degree but didn’t complete
    SACE Stage 2 Mathematical Methods? We offer a unique
    short course for students to complete the required
                                                                            QUALIFICATIONS*
    prerequisite before commencing their degree at
                                                                            • Bachelor: 3 years
    UniSA. Work alongside highly qualified tutors in small
    learning groups, and get prepared for tertiary study.                   • Bachelor (Honours): 4 years
                                                                            • Honours: 1 year
    For more information visit unisa.edu.au/maths-short-course
                                                                            *study times are approximate and based on a full-time study load.

                                                                            FIND OUT MORE
    BECOME A TEACHER                                                        For more information about all of the undergraduate
    Apply for a packaged program at UniSA and receive                       degrees on offer and entry requirements visit:
    guaranteed entry* into the Master of Teaching (Secondary)               unisa.edu.au/study
    to become a high school mathematics teacher.                            Further details about studying with UniSA are also outlined on
    Simply preference the unique SATAC code below.                          page 20 of this guide.

    Bachelor of Mathematics (Industrial and Applied
    Mathematics) OR Bachelor of Mathematics (Data Science) /
                                                                            HOW TO APPLY
    Master of Teaching (Secondary): SATAC code: 434111
                                                                            Go online for all the information you need on applying to study
    To learn more visit unisa.edu.au/become-a-teacher                       at UniSA including SATAC requirements, admissions pathways,
                                                                            guaranteed entry scores, study credit and other commonly
    *Additional selection criteria applies.
                                                                            asked questions.
                                                                            unisa.edu.au/apply

    STUDY AN IT DEGREE                                                      Please note: The Selection Rank (ATAR) scores listed in the
                                                                            Entry information are indicative of the 2018 cut-offs.
    UniSA and TAFE SA have teamed up to offer packaged IT
    pathways into university. Study one of the TAFE SA diplomas
    below and get guaranteed entry into select UniSA IT degrees.

          Successfully complete                  Successfully complete
         the Diploma of Software                an Advanced Diploma of
              Development                          Network Security
                 (2 years)                             (2 years)

           GUARANTEED ENTRY                       GUARANTEED ENTRY
           SATAC code: 801432                     SATAC code: 901344

            BACHELOR OF                             BACHELOR OF
      INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY                  INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
       (SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT)                     (NETWORKING AND
              (2 years)                        CYBERSECURITY) (2.5 years)

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Campus: CE: City East, CW: City West, M: Magill,
                                                                                                                                                          ML: Mawson Lakes, MG: Mount Gambier or W: Whyalla
                                                                                                                                               Full-time program                           Part-time study            Honours
                                                                                                                                                duration in years                                 available           available

Bachelor of                                                                                                       Bachelor of

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGYLBCP                                                                                       INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY (GAMES
  ON-CAMPUS/ONLINE                        ML       3     PT       H unisa.edu.au/IT
                                                                                                                  AND ENTERTAINMENT DESIGN)LBCP
                                                                                                                    ON-CAMPUS/ONLINE                        ML       3     PT       H unisa.edu.au/IT
ENTRY                                                                    ADMISSIONS PATHWAYS
SATAC code.................................................434041       Alternative entry options include:
Selection Rank (ATAR).............................60.75                                                          ENTRY                                                                    RELATED DEGREES
                                                                         • Foundation Studies or the
Guaranteed Entry:                                                          Diploma in Science and                 SATAC code................................................. 434881      • Bachelor of Information
   Selection Rank (ATAR)............................. 70                  Technology with UniSA College          Selection Rank (ATAR).............................60.75                   Technology
   Selection Rank ( VET)............................. DIP                                                       Guaranteed Entry:                                                        • Bachelor of Information
                                                                         • SAIBT Diploma of Technology
Prerequisites................................................... none                                               Selection Rank (ATAR)............................. 70                  Technology (Mobile
Assumed knowledge............................. none                                                                 Selection Rank ( VET)............................. DIP                Application Development)
Start date(s)..............................February, July
                                                                         RELATED DEGREES                          Prerequisites................................................... none   • Bachelor of Information
                                                                         • Bachelor of Information                Assumed knowledge............................. none                       Technology (Networking
                                                                           Technology (Games and                  Start date(s)..............................February, July                 and Cybersecurity)
Build a dynamic career as an IT                                            Entertainment Design)
                                                                                                                                                                                           • Bachelor of Information
professional.                                                            • Bachelor of Information
                                                                                                                                                                                             Technology (Software
                                                                           Technology (Mobile                     Learn to develop new and
Study a broad IT degree with                                                                                                                                                                 Development)
                                                                           Application Development)               exciting applications for different
your choice of minors to tailor                                                                                                                                                            • Bachelor of Information
                                                                         • Bachelor of Information                industries and markets.
your learning experience.                                                                                                                                                                    Technology (Honours)
                                                                           Technology (Networking
                                                                                                                  Apply technical skills and creativity                                      (Enterprise Business Solutions)
Choose to transfer into a                                                  and Cybersecurity)
                                                                                                                  to game-type productions,
specialised IT degree after the                                          • Bachelor of Information
                                                                                                                  software and interfaces.                                                 FURTHER STUDY
first 12 months with common first                                          Technology (Software
year courses across all programs.                                          Development)                           Study computer graphics                                                  • Bachelor of Information
                                                                         • Bachelor of Information                programming, multimedia design                                             Technology (Honours) –
Train with the latest                                                      Technology (Honours)                   and information visualisation.                                             one year
industry-standard technologies                                             (Enterprise Business Solutions)                                                                                 • Master of Information
and tools in the on-campus                                                                                        Train with the latest                                                      Technology (Enterprise
                                                                         • Bachelor of Business
IT Development Studio and IT                                                                                      industry-standard technologies                                             Management)
                                                                           (Information Strategy
Innovation Studio.                                                                                                and tools in the on-campus                                               • Master of Cybersecurity
                                                                           and Management)
                                                                                                                  IT Development Studio and
Gain practical experience through                                                                                                                                                          • Master of Data Science
                                                                                                                  IT Innovation Studio.
real projects and placements.                                            FURTHER STUDY
                                                                         • Bachelor of Information                Gain practical experience                                                PROGRAM STRUCTURE
                                                                           Technology (Honours)                   through a major ICT project
                                                                                                                  in your final year.                                                      FIRST YEAR
MINORS                                                                     – one year
                                                                         • Master of Information                                                                                           Network Fundamentals
You have the opportunity to select                                                                                                                                                         Problem Solving and Programming
either two IT minors or one IT                                             Technology (Enterprise
                                                                           Management)                            CAREER OPPORTUNITIES                                                     Design Thinking and Digital Innovation
minor and a minor from a different                                                                                                                                                         Information Technology Fundamentals
discipline within the University.                                        • Master of Cybersecurity                Game designer / android and iOS
                                                                         • Master of Data Science                 developer / mobile games                                                 Systems Analysis
IT MINORS:                                                                                                                                                                                 Database Fundamentals
                                                                                                                  developer / multimedia specialist /
 • 3D Animation                                                                                                                                                                            Programming Fundamentals
 • Business Systems                                                      PROGRAM STRUCTURE                        programmer / web developer
                                                                                                                                                                                           IT Project Management
 • Data Analytics                                                        FIRST YEAR                                                                                                        SECOND YEAR
 • Games                                                                                                          PROFESSIONAL
 • Mobile Applications                                                   Network Fundamentals                     ACCREDITATION                                                            Interface Design, Interaction and
                                                                         Problem Solving and Programming                                                                                     Experience
 • Multimedia                                                                                                     This degree is professionally
                                                                         Information Technology Fundamentals                                                                               Web Development
 • Networking                                                                                                     accredited by the Australian
                                                                         Design Thinking and Digital Innovation                                                                            Data Structures
 • Security                                                                                                       Computer Society.                                                        Agile Development with .NET
 • Software Development                                                  Systems Analysis
 • Visual Effects                                                        Database Fundamentals                                                                                             Systems Design
                                                                         Programming Fundamentals                 ADMISSIONS PATHWAYS                                                      Tools for Software Development
POPULAR CROSS-DISCIPLINARY                                               IT Project Management                    Alternative entry options include:                                       Game Asset Creation
MINORS:                                                                  SECOND YEAR
                                                                                                                                                                                           Software Development with C++
 • Accounting                                                                                                      • Foundation Studies or the
                                                                                                                                                                                           THIRD YEAR
 • Digital Media
                                                                         Interface Design, Interaction and           Diploma in Science and
                                                                           Experience                                Technology with UniSA College                                         Computer Game Design Concepts
 • Innovation and Entrepreneurship                                       Web Development                                                                                                   Small Business for Professionals
 • International Business                                                                                          • SAIBT Diploma of Technology
                                                                         Service Management and Integration                                                                                Mobile Game Development
 • Marketing                                                             Minor Course                             UniSA’s IT degrees share common                                          Artificial Intelligence
 • Management                                                                                                     first year courses, so students
                                                                         Systems Design                                                                                                    Elective
For a full list of minors visit,                                         Information Technology Strategy and      also have the option to transfer                                         Game Engines and Graphics
unisa.edu.au/msm                                                           Management                             to a different IT specialisation                                         ICT Project
                                                                         2 x Minor Course                         and receive study credit for
CAREER OPPORTUNITIES                                                     THIRD YEAR                               successfully completed courses.                                          Students may be required to undertake
Software developer / database                                                                                                                                                              a combination of on-campus or
                                                                         Elective                                                                                                          online study. Students may be
administrator / networking                                               3 x Minor Course                                                                                                  required to attend on-campus
analyst / information technologist /                                                                                                                                                       lectures, tutorials and practicals.
IT asset coordinator / manager                                           2 x Minor Course
systems infrastructure                                                   ICT Project

                                                                         Students may be required to undertake
PROFESSIONAL                                                             a combination of on-campus or
ACCREDITATION                                                            online study. Students may be
This degree is professionally                                            required to attend on-campus
                                                                         lectures, tutorials and practicals.
accredited by the Australian
Computer Society.

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Bachelor of                                                                                                       Bachelor of

     INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY (MOBILE                                                                                    INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
     APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT)LBCP                                                                                     (NETWORKING AND
       ON-CAMPUS/ONLINE                        ML       3     PT       H unisa.edu.au/IT
                                                                                                                       CYBERSECURITY)LBCP
                                                                                                                         ON-CAMPUS/ONLINE                        ML       3     PT       H unisa.edu.au/IT
     ENTRY                                                                    RELATED DEGREES
     SATAC code.................................................434091       • Bachelor of Information
     Selection Rank (ATAR).............................64.45                   Technology                             ENTRY                                                                    RELATED DEGREES
     Guaranteed Entry:                                                        • Bachelor of Information                SATAC code..................................................434891      • Bachelor of Information
        Selection Rank (ATAR)............................. 70                  Technology (Games and                  Selection Rank (ATAR)............................... 60.3                 Technology
        Selection Rank ( VET)............................. DIP                Entertainment Design)                  Guaranteed Entry:                                                        • Bachelor of Information
     Prerequisites................................................... none   • Bachelor of Information                   Selection Rank (ATAR)............................. 70                  Technology (Games and
     Assumed knowledge............................. none                       Technology (Networking                    Selection Rank ( VET)............................. DIP                Entertainment Design)
     Start date(s)..............................February, July                 and Cybersecurity)                     Prerequisites................................................... none   • Bachelor of Information
                                                                                                                       Assumed knowledge............................. none                       Technology (Mobile
                                                                              • Bachelor of Information
                                                                                                                       Start date(s)..............................February, July                 Application Development)
                                                                                Technology (Software
     Join the booming mobile apps                                               Development)                                                                                                    • Bachelor of Information
     industry.                                                                                                                                                                                    Technology (Software
                                                                                                                       Focus on the security of                                                   Development)
     Gain technical knowledge and                                             FURTHER STUDY
                                                                                                                       information in contemporary IT
     specialist software skills to                                            • Bachelor of Information                systems.
     design your own apps for various                                           Technology (Honours) –                                                                                          FURTHER STUDY
     platforms.                                                                 one year                               Develop the skills to support a                                          • Bachelor of Information
                                                                              • Master of Information                  network roll-out and maintenance.                                          Technology (Honours) –
     Influence how people interact with
                                                                                Technology (Enterprise                                                                                            one year
     social networks, entertainment,                                                                                   Gain an understanding of network
     e-commerce and information                                                 Management)                            topologies and devices such as                                           • Master of Information
     sourcing and sharing.                                                    • Master of Cybersecurity                routers and firewalls.                                                     Technology (Enterprise
                                                                              • Master of Data Science                                                                                            Management)
     Train with the latest                                                                                             Prepare for industry certification                                       • Master of Cybersecurity
     industry-standard technologies                                                                                    exams in CISCO, CCNA and CCNP as                                         • Master of Data Science
     and tools in the on-campus                                               PROGRAM STRUCTURE                        part of your degree.
     IT Development Studio and IT                                             FIRST YEAR
     Innovation Studio.                                                                                                Train with the latest                                                    PROGRAM STRUCTURE
                                                                              Network Fundamentals                     industry-standard technologies
     Connect with industry and                                                Problem Solving and Programming          and tools in the on-campus                                               FIRST YEAR
     build practical skills through                                           Information Technology Fundamentals      IT Development Studio and IT                                             Network Fundamentals
     major projects and placement                                             Design Thinking and Digital Innovation   Innovation Studio.                                                       Problem Solving and Programming
     opportunities.                                                           Systems Analysis                                                                                                  Information Technology Fundamentals
                                                                                                                       Complete major projects and                                              Design Thinking and Digital Innovation
                                                                              Database Fundamentals                    placements with key industry
                                                                              Programming Fundamentals                 partners.                                                                Systems Analysis
     CAREER OPPORTUNITIES                                                     IT Project Management                                                                                             Database Fundamentals
                                                                              SECOND YEAR                                                                                                       Programming Fundamentals
     Android and iOS applications                                                                                                                                                               IT Project Management
     developer / software applications                                        Interface Design, Interaction and        CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
     programmer / mobile applications                                           Experience                                                                                                      SECOND YEAR
     architect                                                                Web Development                          Network administrator / IT                                               Interface Design, Interaction and
                                                                              Data Structures                          cybersecurity specialist / network                                         Experience
                                                                              Agile Development with .NET              engineer / systems analyst                                               Web Development
     PROFESSIONAL
                                                                              Systems Design                                                                                                    Systems Administration
     ACCREDITATION
                                                                              Tools for Software Development           PROFESSIONAL                                                             Network Architecture
     This degree is professionally                                            Software Development with C++            ACCREDITATION                                                            Systems Design
     accredited by the Australian                                             Elective                                                                                                          Elective
     Computer Society.                                                                                                 This degree is professionally
                                                                              THIRD YEAR                               accredited by the Australian                                             Network Security
                                                                                                                       Computer Society.                                                        CCNP Route
                                                                              Small Business for Professionals
     ADMISSIONS PATHWAYS                                                                                                                                                                        THIRD YEAR
                                                                              Concurrent Programming
     Alternative entry options include:                                       Mobile Game Development                  ADMISSIONS PATHWAYS                                                      Digital Forensics Essentials
                                                                              Information Security Management                                                                                   CCNP Switch and Troubleshoot
      • Foundation Studies or the                                                                                      Alternative entry options include:
                                                                              Mobile Application Enterprise                                                                                     Cloud, Virtualisation and Storage
        Diploma in Science and
        Technology with UniSA College                                           Development                             • Foundation Studies or the                                             Information Security Management
                                                                              Mobile Enterprise Workshop                  Diploma in Science and                                                Data Centre Management
      • SAIBT Diploma of Technology
                                                                              ICT Project                                 Technology with UniSA College                                         Communication and Collaboration
     UniSA’s IT degrees share common                                                                                    • SAIBT Diploma of Technology                                           ICT Project
     first year courses, so students                                          Students may be required to undertake
     also have the option to transfer
                                                                              a combination of on-campus or            UniSA’s IT degrees share common                                          Students may be required to undertake
                                                                              online study. Students may be            first year courses, so students                                          a combination of on-campus or
     to a different IT specialisation                                         required to attend on-campus
     and receive study credit for                                                                                      also have the option to transfer                                         online study. Students may be
                                                                              lectures, tutorials and practicals.                                                                               required to attend on-campus
     successfully completed courses.                                                                                   to a different IT specialisation
                                                                                                                       and receive study credit for                                             lectures, tutorials and practicals.
                                                                                                                       successfully completed courses.

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Campus: CE: City East, CW: City West, M: Magill,
                                       ML: Mawson Lakes, MG: Mount Gambier or W: Whyalla
                             Full-time program                           Part-time study            Honours
                              duration in years                                 available           available

Bachelor of

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
(SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT)LBCP
  ON-CAMPUS/ONLINE                        ML       3     PT       H unisa.edu.au/IT

ENTRY                                                                    RELATED DEGREES
SATAC code..................................................434871      • Bachelor of Information
Selection Rank (ATAR).............................63.85                   Technology
Guaranteed Entry:                                                        • Bachelor of Information
   Selection Rank (ATAR)............................. 70                  Technology (Games and
   Selection Rank ( VET)............................. DIP                Entertainment Design)
Prerequisites................................................... none   • Bachelor of Information
Assumed knowledge............................. none                       Technology (Mobile
Start date(s)..............................February, July                 Application Development)
                                                                         • Bachelor of Information
                                                                           Technology (Networking
Enter the world of software                                                and Cybersecurity)
development and programming.
                                                                         • Bachelor of Software
Become an expert in the design,                                            Engineering (Honours)
implementation and testing of
small and large software systems.                                        FURTHER STUDY
Be exposed to real-world                                                 • Bachelor of Information
applications, latest research                                              Technology (Honours) –
developments and technologies.                                             one year

                                                                                                                  “
                                                                         • Master of Information
Train with the latest                                                      Technology (Enterprise
industry-standard technologies                                             Management)
and tools in the on-campus                                               • Master of Cybersecurity
IT Development Studio and IT
                                                                         • Master of Data Science
Innovation Studio.
Connect with industry and                                                PROGRAM STRUCTURE                           Sav has been around computers
build practical skills through
major projects and placement                                             FIRST YEAR                                  since he can remember. His
opportunities.                                                           Network Fundamentals                        side hobby of creating code
                                                                         Problem Solving and Programming             has now become a lifelong
                                                                         Information Technology Fundamentals
                                                                                                                     career choice.
CAREER OPPORTUNITIES                                                     Design Thinking and Digital Innovation
                                                                         Systems Analysis
Software developer / software
                                                                         Database Fundamentals
                                                                                                                     “UniSA has given me the
engineer / iOS developer / software                                                                                  professional tools to build my own
                                                                         Programming Fundamentals
architect / programmer / front end
developer
                                                                         IT Project Management                       career. They go above and beyond
                                                                         SECOND YEAR                                 offering students internships,
PROFESSIONAL                                                             Interface Design, Interaction and           placement and graduate positions
                                                                           Experience
ACCREDITATION                                                                                                        in world-class companies.”
                                                                         Web Development
This degree is professionally                                            Data Structures
accredited by the Australian                                             Database for the Enterprise
Computer Society.                                                                                                    During his studies Sav completed
                                                                         Systems Design
                                                                         Tools for Software Development              a six-month internship at
ADMISSIONS PATHWAYS                                                      Software Development with C++               IBM Research in Melbourne. He
Alternative entry options include:                                       Computer Science Foundations                is now a cadet at Defence
                                                                         THIRD YEAR                                  Science and Technology Group.
 • Foundation Studies or the
   Diploma in Science and                                                Elective
   Technology with UniSA College                                         Agile Development with .NET                 “If you aren’t afraid of a challenge
                                                                         Concurrent Programming
 • SAIBT Diploma of Technology                                                                                       and you are after a fulfilling career
                                                                         Artificial Intelligence
UniSA’s IT degrees share common                                          Cloud Programming                           with plenty of job opportunities,
first year courses, so students                                                                                      studying IT or software engineering

                                                                                                                                                       ”
                                                                         Mobile Application Enterprise
also have the option to transfer                                           Development
to a different IT specialisation                                         ICT Project                                 with UniSA is an excellent choice.”
and receive study credit for
successfully completed courses.                                          Students may be required to undertake
                                                                         a combination of on-campus or
                                                                         online study. Students may be
                                                                         required to attend on-campus
                                                                         lectures, tutorials and practicals.

                                                                                                                  Sav Tripodi / BACHELOR OF
                                                                                                                  INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

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Bachelor of                                                                                            Bachelor of

     INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY                                                                                 SOFTWARE ENGINEERING
     (HONOURS)LHCP                                                                                         (HONOURS)LHSG
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     ENTRY                                                                    PROGRAM STRUCTURE             ENTRY                                                                    FURTHER STUDY
     SATAC code.............................................4BH006                                         SATAC code...................................................434211     • Master of Information
                                                                              FIRST YEAR
     Selection Rank (ATAR)................................. n/a                                            Selection Rank (ATAR)...............................71.65                 Technology (Enterprise
     Guaranteed Entry:                                                        Research Methods              Guaranteed Entry:                                                          Management)
        Selection Rank (ATAR).......................... n/a                  Elective                         Selection Rank (ATAR).............................80                 • Master of Cybersecurity
        Selection Rank ( VET)............................ n/a               ITMS Honours Minor Thesis 1      Selection Rank ( VET)................ DIP in IT                     • Master of Data Science
     Prerequisites................................................... none   Elective                      Prerequisites................................................... none
     Assumed knowledge............................. none                     Elective                      Assumed knowledge............................. none
     Start date(s)..............................February, July               ITMS Honours Minor Thesis 2   Start date(s)..............................February, July
                                                                                                                                                                                     PROGRAM STRUCTURE
                                                                                                                                                                                     FIRST YEAR
                                                                                                                                                                                     Network Fundamentals
     Further your qualifications in IT                                                                      Develop a broad understanding                                            Problem Solving and Programming
     with a one-year honours program.                                                                       of computing and IT theory and                                           Information Technology Fundamentals
                                                                                                            practice.                                                                Design Thinking and Digital Innovation
     Enhance your professional career
     opportunities in computing,                                                                            Gain specialised knowledge to                                            Systems Analysis
     information technology or                                                                              become a software engineer                                               Database Fundamentals
     information systems.                                                                                   including critical cognitive skills.                                     Programming Fundamentals
                                                                                                                                                                                     IT Project Management
     Study advanced coursework                                                                              Go beyond traditional
                                                                                                                                                                                     SECOND YEAR
     and complete a major project in                                                                        programming and learn to develop
     computer and information science.                                                                      large, complex software systems.                                         Interface Design, Interaction and
                                                                                                                                                                                       Experience
     Be supported by a strong research                                                                      Focus on areas such as artificial                                        Web Development
     environment including the                                                                              intelligence, cloud programming                                          Data Structures
     University’s Advanced Computing                                                                        and software development, and                                            Database for the Enterprise
     Research Centre.                                                                                       build your skills in .Net and C++.                                       Systems Design
     Benefit from some flexible online                                                                      Train with the latest                                                    Tools for Software Development
     learning.                                                                                              industry-standard technologies                                           Computer Science Foundations
                                                                                                                                                                                     Software Development with C++
                                                                                                            and tools in the on-campus
     Pursue postgraduate studies and                                                                        IT Development Studio and IT                                             THIRD YEAR
     explore the latest knowledge and                                                                       Innovation Studio.                                                       Agile Development with .NET
     advancements in IT.
                                                                                                                                                                                     Concurrent Programming
                                                                                                            Complete a major specialist
                                                                                                                                                                                     Artificial Intelligence
                                                                                                            project in your final year of study
                                                                                                                                                                                     Elective
                                                                                                            focusing on a real-world IT issue.
     CAREER OPPORTUNITIES                                                                                                                                                            Cloud Programming
     ICT project manager / network                                                                                                                                                   Computer Science Topics for Software
     security manager / telecoms                                                                                                                                                       Engineers
     engineer / software developer /                                                                        CAREER OPPORTUNITIES                                                     Mobile Application Enterprise
                                                                                                                                                                                       Development
     test manager / programmer / IT                                                                         Software engineer / test
                                                                                                                                                                                     Systems Architecture
     department manager                                                                                     manager / software developer /
                                                                                                            iOS developer / programmer                                               FOURTH YEAR
     IMPORTANT INFORMATION                                                                                                                                                           Software Engineering Minor 1
     Students who have successfully                                                                         PROFESSIONAL                                                             Research Methods
                                                                                                            ACCREDITATION                                                            ICT Specialist Major Project 1 (Honours)
     completed a bachelor’s degree
     in information technology or a                                                                         This degree is professionally                                            Software Engineering Minor 2
     related discipline, and who have                                                                       accredited by the Australian                                             Software Engineering Minor 3
     displayed a high level of academic                                                                                                                                              ICT Specialist Major Project 2 (Honours)
                                                                                                            Computer Society.
     achievement throughout their
                                                                                                                                                                                     Students may be required to undertake
     degree (typically a credit average                                                                     RELATED DEGREES                                                          a combination of on-campus or
     or above) are encouraged to apply.                                                                                                                                              online study. Students may be
                                                                                                             • Bachelor of Information
                                                                                                                                                                                     required to attend on-campus
                                                                                                               Technology (Software
     PROFESSIONAL                                                                                              Development)
                                                                                                                                                                                     lectures, tutorials and practicals.
     ACCREDITATION
                                                                                                             • Bachelor of Information
     This degree is professionally                                                                             Technology (Honours)
     accredited by the Australian                                                                              (Enterprise Business Solutions)
     Computer Society.                                                                                       • Bachelor of Information
                                                                                                               Technology
     FURTHER STUDY                                                                                           • Bachelor of Information
      •    Master of Cybersecurity                                                                             Technology (Games and
      •    Master of Data Science                                                                              Entertainment Design)
      •    Masters by Research                                                                               • Bachelor of Information
      •    Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)                                                                          Technology (Mobile
                                                                                                               Application Development)
                                                                                                             • Bachelor of Information
                                                                                                               Technology (Networking
                                                                                                               and Cybersecurity)

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                             Full-time program                           Part-time study             Honours
                              duration in years                                 available            available

Bachelor of

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
(HONOURS) (ENTERPRISE BUSINESS
SOLUTIONS)LHIT
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ENTRY                                                                    FURTHER STUDY
SATAC code................................................... 434121    • Master of Information Technology
Selection Rank (ATAR).............................84.45                   (Enterprise Management)
Guaranteed Entry:                                                        • Master of Cybersecurity
   Selection Rank (ATAR).......................... n/a                  • Master of Data Science
   Selection Rank ( VET)................ DIP in IT
Prerequisites................................................... none   PROGRAM STRUCTURE
Assumed knowledge............................. none
                                                                         FIRST YEAR
Start date(s)............................................February
                                                                         Design Thinking and Digital Innovation
                                                                         Problem Solving and Programming
                                                                         Network Fundamentals
Set yourself apart with a degree
                                                                         Information Technology Fundamentals
delivered by UniSA and DXC
Technology (DXC) – one of the                                            Programming Fundamentals
largest technology companies in                                          IT Project Management
the world.                                                               Database Fundamentals
                                                                         Systems Analysis
Experience world-leading
education and become part of the                                         APPLICATION SERVICES STREAM
next generation of business and                                          SECOND YEAR
IT leaders.                                                              Web Development
Study alongside some of                                                  Interface Design, Interaction & Experience

                                                                                                                        “
                                                                         Data Structures
Australia’s best and brightest,
                                                                         Accounting Principles for Business Decisions
learning with the latest industry
tools, technologies and research.                                        Systems Design
                                                                         Tools for Software Development
Get unparalleled experience with a                                       Management and Organisation
12-month paid internship with DXC                                        Business Decision Making Simulation
working on complex, large-scale                                          THIRD YEAR
IT projects with support of a                                                                                             Ready to launch a professional
                                                                         Service Management and Integration
dedicated mentor.
                                                                         Concurrent Programming
                                                                                                                          career in the ICT industry,
Choose a stream of study to tailor                                       Professional Development and Practice            Damien chose to study an
your learning experience.                                                Agile Development with .NET                      honours degree at UniSA.
                                                                         IT Industry Internship
                                                                         Research Methods                                 “The opportunity to graduate
STREAMS                                                                  FOURTH YEAR                                      with honours and partake in a
 • Application Services                                                  IT Industry Internship (Honours)                 twelve-month paid internship
 • Infrastructure Services                                               Cloud Programming
                                                                         Big Data Basics
                                                                                                                          with DXC Technology was
CAREER OPPORTUNITIES                                                     Mobile Application Enterprise Development        definitely the best selling point.
Solutions architect / software                                           IT Elective
engineer / business analyst /                                            INFRASTRUCTURE SERVICES STREAM
                                                                                                                          “My time at UniSA was an
project manager / network architect
                                                                         SECOND YEAR
                                                                                                                          amazing experience; the
PROFESSIONAL                                                             Information Security Management                  facilities were excellent and
ACCREDITATION                                                            Systems Administration                           there is a real positive culture.”
                                                                         Network Architecture
This degree is professionally
accredited by the Australian
                                                                         Accounting Principles for Business Decisions     Damien now works as a Service
                                                                         Systems Design                                   Delivery Consultant with DXC –
Computer Society.

                                                                                                                                                        ”
                                                                         Network Security
                                                                         Communication and Collaboration                  the global IT services and
RELATED DEGREES                                                          Business Decision Making Simulation              solutions leader.
 • Bachelor of Software                                                  THIRD YEAR
   Engineering (Honours)
                                                                         Service Management and Integration
 • Bachelor of Information
                                                                         Management and Organisation
   Technology
                                                                         Professional Development and Practice
 • Bachelor of Information                                               Cloud, Virtualisation and Storage
   Technology (Software
                                                                         IT Industry Internship
   Development)
                                                                         Research Methods
 • Bachelor of Information                                                                                              Damien Raines / BACHELOR OF
   Technology (Networking                                                FOURTH YEAR
                                                                                                                        INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY (HONOURS)
   and Cybersecurity)                                                    IT Industry Internship (Honours)
                                                                                                                        (ENTERPRISE BUSINESS SOLUTIONS)
                                                                         Big Data Basics
                                                                         Information Technology Strategy and
                                                                           Management
                                                                         Data Centre Management
                                                                         IT Elective

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     INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY                                                                                            MATHEMATICS (INDUSTRIAL

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     DEGREE INFO                                                              CREDIT CHECK                             ENTRY                                                                  BECOME A TEACHER
     Selection Rank (ATAR)...............................NEW                 Fast-track your degree and receive       SATAC code...................................................434161   This degree can be used for
     Start dates..................January, April, June,                      credit for past study and/or work        Selection Rank (ATAR)................................. n/a            guaranteed entry into the
                                                      September               experience. For more information         Guaranteed Entry:                                                      Master of Teaching (Secondary)
     Time commitment................10–15 hours                              visit unisaonline.edu.au/credit.            Selection Rank (ATAR)..............................85              (MMET) subject to meeting set
                                 per week per course                                                                      Selection Rank ( VET)............................. DIP            academic criteria. For more
     Prerequisites................................................... none   HOW TO APPLY                             Prerequisites.............. SACE Stage 2 Math                         information see page 8.
     Assumed knowledge............................. none                                                                                                                      Methods
                                                                              1. Check your eligibility at
                                                                                                                       Assumed knowledge............................. none                   RELATED DEGREES
                                                                              unisaonline.edu.au/eligibility
                                                                                                                       Start date(s)..............................February, July
                                                                              2. Receive your conditional offer                                                                               • Bachelor of Mathematics
     Study IT and Data Analytics                                                                                                                                                                (Data Science)
     On Demand – access online                                                3. Complete your application and
                                                                                                                                                                                              • Bachelor of Science
     support services seven days a                                            send through your documents              Explore the relationship and
     week, view learning resources                                                                                     application of mathematics                                             • Bachelor of Software
     24/7 and log in to the interactive                                       To apply, visit unisaonline.edu.au       to other disciplines such as IT,                                         Engineering (Honours)
     online environment anywhere,                                             or call 1800 531 962.                    engineering, physics and biology.
     any time, and on any device.                                                                                                                                                             FURTHER STUDY
                                                                              PROGRAM STRUCTURE                        Develop your problem-solving
                                                                                                                                                                                              • Bachelor of Applied Science
     Benefit from flexible study with                                                                                  and analytical skills in simulation
                                                                                                                                                                                                (Honours) (Industrial and Applied
     no need to attend lectures, or                                           FIRST YEAR                               theory, algebra, differential
                                                                                                                                                                                                Mathematics) – one year
     come on campus – all courses and                                         Critical Approaches to Online Learning   equations and stochastic calculus.
     assessments are 100% online.                                                                                                                                                             • Master of Data Science
                                                                              Information Technology Fundamentals      Build your IT and programming
                                                                              Problem Solving and Programming                                                                                 • Master of Cybersecurity
     Learn in bite-sized ten-week                                                                                      skills with courses that include
                                                                              Design Thinking and Digital Innovation                                                                          • Master of Teaching (Secondary)
     blocks with courses designed                                                                                      statistical methods, fundamentals
                                                                              Systems Analysis
     specifically for online learning.                                                                                 of programming, and databases.
                                                                              Programming Fundamentals                                                                                        PROGRAM STRUCTURE
     Analyse and visualise rich data                                          IT Project Management                    Participate in the Maths Clinic
     sources, spot data trends, and                                           Database Fundamentals                    program in your final year,                                            FIRST YEAR
     generate data management                                                 SECOND YEAR                              working closely with an industry                                       Calculus 1
     strategies.                                                              Systems Design                           partner on a real-world project.                                       Statistical Methods
                                                                              Data Structures                                                                                                 Problem Solving and Programming
     Train with software tools used                                                                                    Gain international experience                                          Discrete Mathematics
     by industry professionals.                                               Web Development                          through a study exchange.
                                                                              Interface Design, Interaction and                                                                               Calculus 2
     Gain valuable knowledge and                                                Experience                             Become a maths teacher by                                              Linear Algebra
     insights from our industry                                               Statistics Using R                       completing postgraduate                                                Programming Fundamentals
     partnerships – the Institute of                                          Big Data Analytics                       studies through the Master                                             Database Fundamentals
     Analytics Professionals of Australia                                     2 x Electives                            of Teaching (Secondary).                                               SECOND YEAR
     and the leader in business                                               THIRD YEAR                                                                                                      Applied Probability
     analytics software – SAS.
                                                                              Network Fundamentals                                                                                            Linear Programming and Networks
                                                                              Data Visualisation                       CAREER OPPORTUNITIES                                                   Methods of Applied Mathematics 1
                                                                              Business Analytics                       Biostatistician / big data researcher /                                OR:
     CAREER OPPORTUNITIES                                                     Predictive Analytics
                                                                                                                       business data analyst / information                                    Elective
                                                                              ICT Project (Part 1)                                                                                            Elective
     Big data visualiser / data scientist /                                                                            security analyst / teacher (with
                                                                              ICT Project (Part 2)                                                                                            Mathematical Communication
     business data analyst / web and                                                                                   further study)
                                                                              2 x Electives                                                                                                   Mathematical Modelling
     software developer / database
     designer / information security                                                                                   ADMISSIONS PATHWAYS                                                    Elective
     analyst                                                                                                                                                                                  Differential Equations 1
                                                                                                                       Alternative entry options include:
                                                                                                                                                                                              THIRD YEAR
     ADMISSIONS PATHWAYS                                                                                                • Completion of the UniSA                                             Mathematics Clinic 1
     Alternative entry options include:                                                                                   Maths Short Course*                                                 Optimisation
                                                                                                                        • Foundation Studies program                                          Fundamentals of Real Analysis
      • Completion of online literacy                                                                                     through UniSA College                                               Multivariable Calculus
        and numeracy test with                                                                                                                                                                Advanced Mathematics Clinic
        relevant work experience                                                                                       * For students that have not
                                                                                                                       successfully completed SACE Stage                                      Topics in Mathematics 1
      • Foundation Studies program                                                                                                                                                            Topics in Mathematics 2
                                                                                                                       2 Mathematical Methods, but have
        through UniSA College                                                                                          completed SACE Stage 1 Mathematics,                                    University Elective
                                                                                                                       at least 20 credits, C grade or higher.
     SCHOLARSHIPS AND GRANTS                                                                                                                                                                  Students may be required to undertake
                                                                                                                       UniSA’s mathematics degrees                                            a combination of on-campus or
     Apply for a range of scholarships                                                                                 share common first year courses,                                       online study. Students may be
     and grants when you enrol                                                                                         so students also have the                                              required to attend on-campus
     into a UniSA Online degree.                                                                                       option to transfer to a different
                                                                                                                                                                                              lectures, tutorials and practicals.
     Conditions apply – visit                                                                                          mathematics specialisation
     unisaonline.edu.au/scholarships                                                                                   and receive study credit for
                                                                                                                       successfully completed courses.

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                                                                                                                                                        ML: Mawson Lakes, MG: Mount Gambier or W: Whyalla
                                                                                                                                             Full-time program                           Part-time study           Honours
                                                                                                                                              duration in years                                 available          available

Bachelor of                                                                                                     Bachelor of

MATHEMATICS                                                                                                     APPLIED SCIENCE (HONOURS)

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                                                                                                                MATHEMATICS)LHMS
                                                                                                                  ON-CAMPUS/ONLINE                        ML       1     PT unisa.edu.au/science
ENTRY                                                                   BECOME A TEACHER
SATAC code....................................................434171   This degree can be used for
Selection Rank (ATAR)................................. n/a             guaranteed entry into the Master        ENTRY                                                                    PROGRAM STRUCTURE
Guaranteed Entry:                                                       of Teaching (Secondary) subject         SATAC code.............................................4BH005
                                                                                                                                                                                         FIRST YEAR
   Selection Rank (ATAR)..............................85               to meeting set academic criteria.       Selection Rank (ATAR)................................. n/a
   Selection Rank ( VET)............................. DIP             For more information see page 8.        Guaranteed Entry:                                                        Honours Topics in Mathematics and
                                                                                                                                                                                           Statistics
Prerequisites..............................SACE Stage 2                                                           Selection Rank (ATAR).......................... n/a
                                                                                                                                                                                         Research Methods
                                          Math Methods                  RELATED DEGREES                            Selection Rank ( VET)............................ n/a
                                                                                                                                                                                         Honours Mathematics and Statistics
Assumed knowledge............................. none                                                            Prerequisites................................................... none     Project 1
                                                                        • Bachelor of Mathematics
Start date(s)..............................February, July                                                      Assumed knowledge............................. none
                                                                          (Industrial and Applied                                                                                        Elective 1
                                                                                                                Start date(s)..............................February, July
                                                                          Mathematics)                                                                                                   Elective 2
                                                                        • Bachelor of Science                                                                                            Honours Mathematics and Statistics
Enter the thriving field of data                                                                                                                                                           Project 2
science where skilled professionals                                     • Bachelor of Software                  Study a one-year honours
are in high demand.                                                       Engineering (Honours)                 program and prepare for advanced                                         Students may be required to undertake
                                                                                                                study and research in applied                                            a combination of on-campus or
Learn to solve complex problems                                         FURTHER STUDY                           mathematics, statistics and                                              online study. Students may be
through quantifying and                                                                                         optimisation.                                                            required to attend on-campus
                                                                        • Bachelor of Applied Science
understanding data.                                                                                                                                                                      lectures, tutorials and practicals.
                                                                          (Honours) (Industrial and Applied
                                                                                                                Conduct a major industrial,
Study a balanced mix of                                                   Mathematics) – one year
                                                                                                                scientific or commercial project in
mathematics, information                                                • Master of Data Science                applied mathematics.
technology and data science.                                            • Master of Cybersecurity
                                                                                                                Enhance your problem-solving and
Focus on courses in calculus,                                           • Master of Teaching (Secondary)
                                                                                                                analytical skills.
statistical methods, fundamentals
of programming, web                                                     PROGRAM STRUCTURE                       Cover topics such as simulation
development, data structures and                                                                                theory, algebra, differential
mathematical modelling.                                                 FIRST YEAR                              equations and stochastic calculus.
                                                                        Calculus 1
Complete an industry-based ICT                                          Statistical Methods                     Access the University’s
project in your final year based on                                     Problem Solving and Programming         multi-million dollar Materials and
a real-world challenge.                                                 Discrete Mathematics                    Minerals Science Learning and
                                                                                                                Research Hub located on campus.
Become a maths teacher by                                               Calculus 2
completing postgraduate studies                                         Linear Algebra
through the Master of Teaching                                          Programming Fundamentals
(Secondary).                                                            Database Fundamentals                   CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
                                                                        SECOND YEAR                             Environmental modeller /
                                                                        Statistical Foundations                 mathematical analyst or modeller /
CAREER OPPORTUNITIES                                                    Data Structures                         mathematician / data scientist /
                                                                        Web Development                         defence analyst / research scientist
Data scientist / big data visualiser /
big data researcher / data miner /                                      Interface Design, Interaction and
teacher (with further study)
                                                                          Experience                            RELATED DEGREES
                                                                        Mathematical Communication               • Bachelor of Mathematics
                                                                        Mathematical Modelling                     (Data Science)
ADMISSIONS PATHWAYS
                                                                        Data Analytics using R                   • Bachelor of Mathematics
Alternative entry options include:                                      Analytics for Decision Making              (Industrial and Applied
 • Completion of the UniSA                                              THIRD YEAR                                 Mathematics)
   Maths Short Course*                                                  Linear Programming and Networks
 • Foundation Studies program                                           Predictive and Descriptive Analytics    FURTHER STUDY
   through UniSA College                                                Visualisation for Data Science
                                                                                                                 •    Master of Data Science
                                                                        IT Project Management
* For students that have not                                                                                     •    Master of Cybersecurity
successfully completed SACE Stage
                                                                        Text and Social Media Analytics
                                                                                                                 •    Masters by Research
2 Mathematical Methods, but have                                        Survival Analytics
                                                                        ICT Project                              •    Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
completed SACE Stage 1 Mathematics,
at least 20 credits, C grade or higher.
                                                                        Students may be required to undertake
UniSA’s mathematics degrees                                             a combination of on-campus or
share common first year courses,                                        online study. Students may be
                                                                        required to attend on-campus
so students also have the
                                                                        lectures, tutorials and practicals.
option to transfer to a different
mathematics specialisation
and receive study credit for
successfully completed courses.

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                                                                         CYBERSECURITYLMCY

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     Take your career to the next
                                                                         ENTRY                                                                                     FURTHER STUDY
     level and develop further                                           SATAC code.............................................. 4CM207                          • Masters by Research
                                                                         Fees.............................................................................. CSP   • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
     knowledge and skills through                                        Start date(s)..............................February, July
                                                                                                                                                                   PROGRAM STRUCTURE
     postgraduate study.                                                 Join a growing industry tasked with                                                       FIRST YEAR
                                                                         protecting critical IT infrastructure                                                     IT Concepts
                                                                         and information.                                                                          Network Infrastructure
                                                                                                                                                                   Security Principles
                                                                         Study technical topics such as
     QUALIFICATIONS*                                                     web and network security, digital
                                                                                                                                                                   Security Operations
                                                                         forensics, identity management                                                            Research Methods
     • Graduate Certificate: 6 months                                    and access control.                                                                       Network Security
                                                                                                                                                                   Operating Systems and Application
     • Graduate Diploma: 1 year                                          Apply technical skills to                                                                   Security
                                                                         organisational contexts with a                                                            Web and Cloud Security
     • Master: 1–2 years
                                                                         focus on risk management and                                                              SECOND YEAR
     *study times are approximate and based on a full-time study load.   incident response.
                                                                                                                                                                   Digital Forensics Essentials
                                                                         Devise and implement a defence                                                            Industrial Internet Security
                                                                         strategy for a complex enterprise                                                         Enterprise Security
     FIND OUT MORE                                                       environment in a final-year                                                               Cybersecurity Planning and Compliance
                                                                         cybersecurity exercise.                                                                   Security Consultancy
     For more information about all of the postgraduate                                                                                                            Security Architecture
     qualifications on offer and entry requirements visit:               Connect with the University’s
                                                                                                                                                                   Capstone Professional Project
                                                                         Innovation and Collaboration
     unisa.edu.au/study                                                  Centre and access industry                                                                Students may be required to undertake
                                                                         expertise in technology, design,                                                          a combination of on-campus or
     Further details about studying with UniSA are also outlined         business growth, management,                                                              online study. Students may be
     on page 20 of this guide.                                           marketing and commercialisation.                                                          required to attend on-campus
                                                                                                                                                                   lectures, tutorials and practicals.

     HOW TO APPLY                                                        CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
                                                                         Cybersecurity consultant /
     Go online for all the information you need on applying to           information security analyst /
     study at UniSA.                                                     system security engineer / system
                                                                         security architect
     unisa.edu.au/apply
                                                                         ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
                                                                         Bachelor degree or equivalent
                                                                         qualification in information
                                                                         technology or a related discipline.
                                                                         Note: Applicants who have completed
                                                                         a bachelor degree or higher in any
                                                                         discipline may also be considered for
                                                                         entry based upon their IT expertise
                                                                         gained through formal tertiary studies
                                                                         and/or relevant work experience.
                                                                         These applicants are required to
                                                                         submit a detailed curriculum vitae
                                                                         and may be required to attend an
                                                                         interview, either in-person or online.

                                                                         RELATED DEGREES
                                                                           • Master of Data Science
                                                                           • Master of Information
                                                                             Technology (Enterprise
                                                                             Management)
                                                                           • Master of Information
                                                                             Management

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                                                                                                                                                                              ML: Mawson Lakes, MG: Mount Gambier or W: Whyalla
                                                                                                                         Full-time program                                            Part-time study                         Commonwealth-supported
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 CSP
                                                                                                                          duration in years                                                  available                          (see page 20 for more info)

Master of                                                                                                                Master of

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY                                                                                                   INFORMATION MANAGEMENTDMIL
(ENTERPRISE MANAGEMENT)LMIG                                                                                             DEGREES
                                                                                                                           • Master of Information Management (Library and
NESTED WITH                                                                                                                  Information Management)
 • Graduate Certificate in Information Technology (LCIG)
                                                                                                                           • Master of Information Management (Archives and
 • Graduate Diploma in Information Technology (Enterprise                                                                    Records Management)
   Management) (LGIG)
                                                                                                                         NESTED WITH
  ON-CAMPUS/ONLINE                           ML        2      PT unisa.edu.au/IT                                           • Graduate Certificate in Information Management (DCIL)
                                                                                                                           • Graduate Diploma in Information Management (Library and
ENTRY                                                                          RELATED DEGREES                               Information Management) (DGIL)
SATAC code........................... (Master) 4CM133                        • Master of Cybersecurity                   • Graduate Diploma in Information Management (Archives and
...................................................... (GradCert) 4GC078      • Master of Data Science                      Records Management) (DGIL)
 ......................................................... (GradDip) 4GD103   • Master of Information
  Fees (in 2018).............................. A$25,000 pa                      Management                                ON-CAMPUS/ONLINE                                     CW           2       PT unisa.edu.au/IT
Start date(s)..............................February, July
                                                                               FURTHER STUDY                             ENTRY                                                                                           ARCHIVES AND RECORDS
Get up to speed with the latest                                                • Masters by Research                                                                                                                     MANAGEMENT
                                                                                                                         SATAC code.....................................................................
trends and developments in                                                     • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)              ................... (Library and Information) 4CM134                                           This program is professionally
enterprise-wide IT.                                                                                                       ......................... (Archives and Records) 4CM135                                       accredited by the Records
                                                                               PROGRAM STRUCTURE                               ...................................................... (GradCert) 4GC079                 and Information Management
Learn the critical systems analysis                                                                                                                                                                                      Professionals Australasia and the
                                                                                                                           ...................... (GradDip Library and Information
and design skills required of a                                                FIRST YEAR                                                                                                                                Australian Society of Archivists.
                                                                                                                            .............................................. Management) 4GD104
business analyst.
                                                                               IT Concepts                                    ............................ (GradDip Archives and Records
Focus on business intelligence                                                 Business Practices for IT Professionals       ...............................................Management) 4GD105                          ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
along with the daily operation                                                 Project Management for IT Professionals         Fees.............................................................................. CSP
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         • Bachelor degree in any discipline
and management of complex                                                      Business Systems Analysis                       Start date(s)..............................February, July
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           from a recognised higher
information systems.                                                           Business Intelligence and Analytics                                                                                                         education institution; or
                                                                               Security Principles                                                                                                                       • Graduate diploma in information
Develop project management                                                     Professional Communication                Study one of South Australia’s
expertise and the skills to liaise                                                                                                                                                                                         management from a recognised
                                                                               Elective 1                                only information management                                                                       higher education institution.
with key stakeholders in an IT                                                                                           qualifications.
                                                                               SECOND YEAR
context.
                                                                               Research Methods                          Build the advanced skills required                                                              FURTHER STUDY
Choose to tailor your studies                                                  Business Process Modelling                for librarians and information
through a wide range of elective                                                                                                                                                                                         • Masters by Research
                                                                               IT Stakeholder Engagement                 officers through the Library and
courses in information systems,                                                Elective 2                                                                                                                                • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
                                                                                                                         Information Management program.
information technology, business
                                                                               Enterprise Architecture                   Develop the advanced and unique
and management.
                                                                               Information Governance                                                                                                                    PROGRAM STRUCTURE
                                                                                                                         skills required for archiving
Complete a major project in your                                               Capstone Professional Project             and information preservation                                                                    INDICATIVE OF LIBRARY AND
final year working with a structured                                                                                     through the Archives and Records                                                                INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
project team.                                                                  Students may be required to undertake
                                                                               a combination of on-campus or             Management program.                                                                             FIRST YEAR
                                                                               online study. Students may be             Gain practical experience through                                                               Accessing Resources
                                                                               required to attend on-campus                                                                                                              Organising Resources
                                                                                                                         a real-world fieldwork project
                                                                               lectures, tutorials and practicals.
CAREER OPPORTUNITIES                                                                                                     and a four-week placement within                                                                Information Management Professional
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Practice
Software programmer / applications                                                                                       a library.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Technological Foundations
programmer / business and                                                                                                Benefit from curriculum developed                                                               Managing Collections
systems analyst / ICT manager /                                                                                          in conjunction with the State                                                                   Information Management Experience
ICT network and support manager /                                                                                        Library of South Australia and the                                                                Reports
solutions architect                                                                                                      State Records of South Australia.                                                               Information Management Foundations
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Information Management Project
PROFESSIONAL                                                                                                             Take advantage of flexible learning
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Information Behaviour and Literacy OR
                                                                                                                         options including part-time and
ACCREDITATION                                                                                                            online study.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Reading and Readers’ Advisory
This program is professionally                                                                                                                                                                                           SECOND YEAR WITH
accredited by the Australian                                                                                                                                                                                             RESEARCH PROJECT
Computer Society.                                                                                                                                                                                                        Research Methods
                                                                                                                         CAREER OPPORTUNITIES                                                                            Elective 1
                                                                                                                         Librarian / records manager /                                                                   Elective 2
ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
                                                                                                                         archivist / information management                                                              Capstone Professional Project
 • Bachelor degree in any                                                                                                officer / preservation manager                                                                  Elective 3
   discipline from a recognised                                                                                                                                                                                          Elective 4
   higher education institution or
                                                                                                                         PROFESSIONAL                                                                                    SECOND YEAR WITH MINOR THESIS
   equivalent qualification; or
                                                                                                                         ACCREDITATION                                                                                   Research Methods
 • Graduate certificate in
   information technology,                                                                                               LIBRARY AND INFORMATION                                                                         ITMS Masters Minor Thesis 1
   or equivalent qualification,                                                                                          MANAGEMENT                                                                                      ITMS Masters Minor Thesis 2
   from a recognised higher                                                                                                                                                                                              Elective 1
                                                                                                                         This program is professionally
   education institution; or                                                                                                                                                                                             Elective 2
                                                                                                                         accredited by the Records
 • Graduate diploma in information                                                                                       and Information Management                                                                      Students may be required to undertake
   technology, or equivalent                                                                                             Professionals Australasia and has                                                               a combination of on-campus or
   qualification, from a recognised                                                                                      been granted Australian Library                                                                 online study. Students may be
   higher education institution.                                                                                                                                                                                         required to attend on-campus
                                                                                                                         and Information Association
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         lectures, tutorials and practicals.
                                                                                                                         (ALIA) Gold reaccreditation.

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Campus: CE: City East, CW: City West, M: Magill,
                                                                                           ML: Mawson Lakes, MG: Mount Gambier or W: Whyalla
                                                 Full-time program                                Part-time study                   Commonwealth-supported
                                                                                                                                                                     CSP
                                                  duration in years                                      available                    (see page 20 for more info)

                                                 Master of

                                                 DATA SCIENCELMDS
                                                 NESTED WITH
                                                  • Graduate Certificate in Data Science (LCDS)
                                                  • Graduate Diploma in Data Science (LGDS)

                                                   ON-CAMPUS/ONLINE                          ML        2       PT unisa.edu.au/science

                                                 ENTRY                                                                         PROGRAM STRUCTURE
                                                 SATAC code........................... (Master) 4CM128
                                                                                                                               FIRST YEAR
                                                 .......................................................(GradCert) 4GC077
                                                  ........................................................ (GradDip) 4GD100   Big Data Basics
                                                   Fees (in 2018)................................ A$27,900 pa                 Statistical Programming for Data Science
                                                 Start date(s)..............................February, July                    Two of the following four courses:
                                                                                                                                ·· Statistics for Data Science
                                                                                                                                ·· Probabilities and Data
                                                                                                                                ·· Relational Databases and Warehouses
                                                 Enter the revolutionary field of
                                                                                                                                ·· Business Intelligence and Analytics
                                                 big data where there is a growing
                                                 demand for qualified data                                                     Predictive Analytics
                                                 scientists.                                                                   Unsupervised Methods in Analytics
                                                                                                                               Research Methods
                                                 Build strong foundation skills in                                             Data Visualisation
                                                 data and statistics such as big data                                          SECOND YEAR
                                                 basics, statistical programming,
                                                                                                                               Social Media Data Analytics
                                                 and relational database systems
                                                                                                                               Customer Analytics in Large Organisations
                                                 and warehouses.
                                                                                                                               Data Science Professional Development 2

     “
                                                 Learn to analyse and visualise                                                Advanced Analytic Techniques 1
                                                 rich data sources, how to spot                                                Advanced Analytic Techniques 2
                                                 data trends, and to generate data                                             Capstone Professional Project
                                                 management strategies.
                                                                                                                               Students may be required to undertake
                                                 Complete coursework designed                                                  a combination of on-campus or
                                                 with industry including                                                       online study. Students may be
        Fascinated by big data,                  the Institute of Analytics                                                    required to attend on-campus
        Richard was determined                   Professionals of Australia and                                                lectures, tutorials and practicals.

        to advance his skills in                 the leader in business analytics
                                                 and software – SAS.
        statistics and programming.
                                                 Undertake a professional project
        “For me it was an opportunity            in your final year, gaining practical
                                                 experience in modern data
        to re-train; to learn a new              techniques and practices.
        discipline that encompasses
        amazing statistical techniques
        that use some incredibly                 CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
        advanced technology. This is             Big data visualiser / data scientist /
                                                 business data analyst / information
        obviously a discipline on the            security analyst
        rise and it’s rapidly evolving.”
                                                 ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
        Richard chose to study at                 • Bachelor degree in information
        UniSA because it was one                    technology or mathematics
        of the first universities in                from a recognised higher
                                                    education institution; or
        Australia to offer formal
                                                  • Graduate diploma or graduate
        coursework in data science.                 certificate in data science
                                                    from a recognised higher
        “I now have tangible skills                 education institution.
        in multiple programming
                                                 RELATED DEGREES
        languages and models that I
                                                  • Master of Cybersecurity
        can adopt to various situations,
                                                  • Master of Information
        forming part of a data toolkit

                                  ”
                                                    Technology (Enterprise
        that I can take anywhere.”                  Management)

     Richard Shanahan / MASTER OF DATA SCIENCE

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