Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours)
You'll undertake a research project over the equivalent of eight or nine months of continuous work, under the supervision of a member of staff. A list of prospective thesis topics is available from the Department of Computer Science and Information Technology.
The qualification awarded on graduation is recognised in the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) as Level 8.
Academic entry requirement
Completion of the Bachelor of Information Technology (or equivalent) degree with a minimum average of 60% across all of the third-year subjects and an average of at least 70% over the best third-year level computer science subjects (project included) to the value of 60 credit-points.
NB: The scores above are indicative only and may change based on the number of applications received and places available. Achieving the above listed scores does not guarantee an offer of a place.
English language requirement
IELTS (Academic) score of 6.0 with no individual band score less than 6.0.
Please refer to our English Language Requirements page for details of other Accepted English Proficiency tests and additional recognised English Language Proficiency Measures, such as English as the language of instruction.
Honours graduates are eligible to apply for higher research degrees.
Fees and costs
Annual tuition fee (A$)
Scholarships are available for both current and future students. Find out what La Trobe scholarship opportunities might be available to you.
How to apply
See Student Handbook for more details
The Handbook contains detailed course information designed for enrolled students, including course structures, electives and options. The delivery of this course can vary between campuses. For detailed information please select the relevant campus:
CRICOS code: 069559B