Why study information technology at La Trobe?

Advanced facilities

Work in high-tech labs for engineering, computer science and cybersecurity with 24/7 access, including a new, purpose-built engineering and technology facility at Bendigo.

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Industry experience while you study

You’ll have opportunities for hands-on experience with our industry partners.

Find out more about Industry-Based Learning (IBL)

Professional recognition

Our information technology degrees are accredited by the Australian Computer Society (ACS).

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Career opportunities in information technologies

Career pathways

The skills you build in information technology prepare you for a range of careers, including:

  • solutions architect
  • software engineer
  • IT business analyst
  • front end developer
  • IT project manager

Future employers

Potential employers of information technology graduates include:

  • IBM
  • Amazon
  • Google
  • InfoSys
  • Downer

Meet our professor

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We’re committed to extending the frontiers of knowledge, developing technology, and advancing education with real-world impact. Our staff are at the top of their research domain and we are very proud of our track record of excellence in both teaching and research.

Professor Henry Duh
Head of Department of Computer Science and IT,
La Trobe University

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Hear from our dedicated staff and ask questions via ON24’s Q&A portal.

Drive change in the world's fastest moving industries. Learn how to develop creative solutions to computer hacking, software piracy and security breaches. Or develop your skills in programming, web development big data and artificial intelligence.

Broadcast from Melbourne Campus Open Day on Sunday 2 August, 2020.

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