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Study a Bachelor of Applied Information Technology at La Trobe. Find out more about this course and how to apply.
Take part in creative solutions that improve everyday lives. Uncover the complex processes and systems that run much of the modern world.
Be on front line of defence against hacking, identity theft and cyber terrorism. Explore the methods used to protect against malicious cyber threats.
Help solve one of the world's biggest security challenges. Learn how it's as much about people as it is technology.
Become a versatile and in-demand electrical and electronic engineer. Deliver sustainable, creative solutions to complex problems.
Kickstart your career in one of the world's most in-demand fields. Develop creative solutions to computer hacking, software piracy and security breaches.
Launch a career in the future of machines. Develop specialised knowledge and skills in key technical areas of AI.
Contribute to solving one of the world's most pressing problems. Master the technical and managerial aspects of cybercrime prevention.
Respond to threats and think like a hacker. Become a skilled cybersecurity professional and tackle the demands of business, government and law enforcement.
Tackle cybersecurity from a legal perspective. Graduate ready to meet the information security demands of law firms, business, government and defence.
Become an engineer of the future. Become adaptable, flexible and equipped to understand the industry from a business perspective.
The digital revolution is here. Discover the leading technology behind it and launch a career in this high-demand industry.
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'The staff are very supportive and always willing to assist. 24/7 access to the Engineering Building is very helpful during design projects, allowing access to computers, 3D printers and soldering equipment whenever we need it.'
'La Trobe is providing me with excellent guidance and advice while I'm on placement. The academics ensure the course content applies to what we can expect when working in industry.'
Work and learn in innovative learning spaces and collaborative labs for engineering, computer science and cybersecurity with 24/7 access.
You’ll need human skills to adapt and thrive in your career. At La Trobe, you’ll graduate ready to work in traditional and emerging industries. Build strong foundations, an innovative mindset and professional experience.
Develop your skills with practical work placements at major companies like Telstra, BMW and Boral. Develop and deliver the kind of projects that end up on your CV. You could design a self-transforming robot or develop a climate prediction tool. With experiences like these, you’ll graduate confident with on-the-job experience and strong professional networks.
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