Information and Communication Technologies
Dynamic and constantly evolving, the field of information and communication technologies (ICT) provides exciting and challenging career opportunities. ICT is the backbone of many industries – health, transport, finance, media, manufacturing and automotive – so the skills you’ll learn will be highly valued by many employers..
Make connections with industry
Swinburne’s Industry-Based Learning (IBL) program gives you an opportunity to gain practical experience during a six- or 12-month paid work placement. Your degree in ICT could lead to an IBL placement at Mercedes Benz as a website assistant or with ANZ providing IT business solutions across international departments.
Award-winning game designers
Award-winning game designers Swinburne students Mitchell Brien and Finnian Millour, have been awarded the prestigious Game Design and Development Award at the 2012 Global Adobe Design Achievement Awards for their video game 'Orpheus'.
The students were flown to the DesignThinkers conference in Toronto for the awards ceremony and were awarded $3000 for their winning project.
Chosen from more than 5,000 entries from students around the world, the game was created over an eight week period, using pen and paper to story board ideas before creating the game with Adobe Flash and Adobe Illustrator.
Student experience - Samantha
Bachelor of Engineering (Telecommunication and Network Engineering)(Honours)
Vocational education (TAFE)
|Certificate IV in Computer Systems Technology - Hawthorn|
|Certificate IV in Digital and Interactive Games - Hawthorn, Wantirna|
|Certificate IV in Digital Media Technologies - Hawthorn, Wantirna|
|Certificate IV in Information Technology Networking - Hawthorn, Wantirna|
|Diploma of Digital and Interactive Games - Hawthorn|
|Diploma of Digital Media Technologies - Hawthorn|
|Diploma of Information Technology Networking - Hawthorn|
|Diploma of Information Technology Systems Administration - Hawthorn|
|Diploma of Software Development - Hawthorn|
|Diploma of Website Development - Hawthorn|
|Advanced Diploma of Computer Systems Technology - Hawthorn|