Secure a satisfying career in software programming and project development with our software development course.
Immerse yourself in current industry software and web programming tools while developing practical skills used in designing and building enterprise databases, software applications, and addressing content management and versioning control.
In our software development course you'll:
During your collaborative project you'll:
If you've already completed a Certificate IV in Information Technology, or have demonstrated software and website development programming skills, you would be well suited to this qualification.
If you’re enrolled in this software development course you’ll also have an opportunity to study and complete simultaneously the Diploma of Website Development, resulting in a dual qualification.
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Please note: This training package will change in the near future and minor alterations to the course will occur.
13 Sep 2019 at 02:00PM AEST
Full time: 1 year
Part time: flexible (the time taken to complete this course will vary depending on the number of units you're enrolled in and your input)
For information regarding dates such as enrolment, orientation and study breaks please visit the Academic Calendars page.
Our software development course provides you the skills and knowledge to be competent in programming, software and website development.
You'll have the ability to create new software products to meet an initial project brief or customise existing software products to meet customer needs. You would also be able to design and build a website against a commercial specification, and present, maintain and modify it to meet a client's ongoing business needs.
After successful completion of our software development course you can apply for a range of employment opportunities including as an:
If you don't have IT skills at a Certificate IV level, you can enrol into one of the Certificate IV level courses.
To assist prospective students to determine whether a course is suitable and appropriate for the individual needs, Box Hill Institute will assess all students’ language, literacy and numeracy and digital literacy by asking you to undertake a self-assessment review prior to the enrolment.
A course advisor will discuss the outcomes of the review and make recommendations about whether the course is suitable for you, and identify additional support where required.
VTAC or direct entry
Direct entry students will need to attend an interview to determine an appropriate entry point according to your existing qualifications and will need to complete two Certificate IV level units
Recognition of Prior Learning is available.
Successful completion of our software development course enables you to become competent in a range of ICT fields at diploma level. Our qualification has a strong core ICT base, sharing the same competencies as several other IT qualifications of the same level. Depending on the stream you choose, you can apply for our Bachelor of Computer Systems or alternatively apply for entry into a variety of degree courses at La Trobe, Monash, Deakin or Australian Catholic University.
This course is government accredited and has national recognition
The qualification is aligned with the Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) level 5
This training is provided to eligible individuals with funds made available by the Commonwealth and Victorian Governments
|Tuition Fee Type||Estimated Annual Fee|
|Gov. Subsidised - Standard||$7,595.00|
|Full Tuition Fee||$12,160.00|
|Service Fees||Estimated Annual Fees|
|Service & Amenities*||$155.00|
|Core Skills Support**||$75.00|
|Annual Material Fees||$249.00|
|Retain Course Items***||No fee applies|
You will be required to complete a total of 16 units (10 core and 6 elective)
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