CA99 Associate Degree of Information Technology

In order to complete this course, you must:

  1. Complete the core structure
  2. Complete electives

Core Structure

Number of units: 12 Total credit points: 72

Students should note that they may be required to take some units online depending on the campus of their study. Term 3 units are not offered on some campuses. If the student wants to study in Term 3 from the campus that the unit is not available, the student will need to enrol online. 

The core structure consists of the eight core units from CQ18 Bachelor of Information Technology (BIT), plus four units chosen from a given list of units that are also offered in the BIT.

Available units
Students must complete the following compulsory units:
COIT11222 Programming Fundamentals
COIT11226 Systems Analysis
COIT11238 Networked Infrastructure Foundations
COIT11223 Information Technology and Society
COIT11237 Database Design & Implementation
COIS12036 Human-Computer Interaction
COIT12208 ICT Project Management
COIT11239 Professional Communications Skills for ICT

Available units
Students must complete 4 from the following units:
COIT11134 Object Oriented Programming
COIT12200 Software Design & Development
COIT12206 TCP/IP Principles and Protocols
COIT12205 Knowledge Management Principles
COIS12073 Enterprise Systems
COIT12201 Electronic Crime and Digital Forensics
COIT12202 Network Security Concepts
COIT12207 Internet Applications
COIT11240 Dashboard Design and Visualisation
COIT12203 Workflow Analysis & Management

When planning their course of study, students should familiarise themselves with the above list of units. Additionally, students should be aware when the units are available prior to selecting and enrolling in their chosen four units. This information is available in the unit availability section of the CQUniversity Handbook.


Number of units: 4 Total credit points: 24

Students may choose 4 electives from any courses offered by CQUniversity provided all required pre-requisites for those units have been met.

No more than 2 electives may be Level 1 units.