Duration

4 Years full-time (or part-time equivalent)

Commencing 2018

Semester 1
Semester 2

Program level

Undergraduate

Units

64

Faculties

Engineering, Architecture & Information Technology
Humanities and Social Sciences

Location

St Lucia

Delivery mode

Internal

Course lists

Courses that can be studied as part of the Bachelors of Information Technology/Arts:


Component Degrees

Component Degrees that make up the Bachelors of Information Technology/Arts:


Dual Degree Planner

Bachelors of Information Technology/Arts

Entry requirements

OP/Entry Rank 2017*

8/84

Meeting minimum entry scores does not guarantee admission. Entry requirements may change from year to year.

Don't have the OP or rank?

* OP/Entry Rank for entry into a program may change for 2018 admissions.

QTAC Code(s)

733201 - B Inf Tech/B Arts
733201 - The UQ OP Guarantee Scheme applies to this program

Prerequisites

BInfTech: Queensland Year 12 or equivalent English, Mathematics B.
BA: Queensland Year 12 or equivalent English.

Don't have the subject requirements?

AQF level

Refer to your component degrees for AQF level.

Fees for Australian students

Current UQ students can use the Fee Calculator to estimate their fees. Note: You will need to specify the courses for which you want to calculate fees. Please see the program rules, the Bachelor of Information Technology course list and the Bachelor of Arts course list if you are unsure which courses you can do in your program.

When you enrol each semester, mySI-net will calculate your fees, and these will generally be available for viewing on mySI-net overnight.

Fees for all students are reviewed annually and may increase from 1 January each year. View the 2018 Fee Rules.

If you are a prospective student, or if you haven't yet commenced your program, please see the Future Students website for fee information.

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the Queensland Tertiary Admissions Centre.

Closing Date

Please refer to the QTAC website (www.qtac.edu.au) for details of closing dates for the submission of applications, documentation and changes of preference.

How to apply

Enquiries for Australian students

BInfTech: Manager, Academic Administration, EAIT Faculty; BA: HASS Faculty

Email: enquiries@eait.uq.edu.au

Phone: 07 3365 4777

Web:

Duration

4 Years full-time

Commencing 2018

Semester 1
Semester 2

Program level

Undergraduate

Units

64

Faculties

Engineering, Architecture & Information Technology
Humanities and Social Sciences

Location

St Lucia

Delivery mode

Internal

Course lists

Courses that can be studied as part of the Bachelors of Information Technology/Arts:


Component Degrees

Component Degrees that make up the Bachelors of Information Technology/Arts:


Dual Degree Planner

Bachelors of Information Technology/Arts

Entry requirements

Prerequisites

BInfTech: Queensland Year 12 or equivalent English, Mathematics B.
BA: Queensland Year 12 or equivalent English. View the equivalent qualifications for international students.

CRICOS Code: 027273G

English Proficiency

IELTS overall 6.5; reading 6; writing 6; speaking 6; listening 6. For other English Language Proficiency Tests and Scores approved for UQ, view the English proficiency policy.

View the entry requirements for international students.

AQF level

Refer to your component degrees for AQF level.

Fees for International students

Current UQ students can use the Fee Calculator to estimate their fees. Note: You will need to specify the courses for which you want to calculate fees. Please see the program rules, the Bachelor of Information Technology course list and the Bachelor of Arts course list if you are unsure which courses you can do in your program.

When you enrol each semester, mySI-net will calculate your fees, and these will generally be available for viewing on mySI-net overnight.

Fees for all students are reviewed annually and may increase from 1 January each year. View the 2018 Fee Rules.

If you are a prospective student, or if you haven't yet commenced your program, please see the Future Students website for fee information.

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the Online Application Form.

Closing Date

To commence study in semester 2 - May 31 of the year of commencement.

To commence study in semester 1 - November 30 of the previous year.

Apply Online

Enquiries for International students

International Student Advisor

Phone: Outside Australia: + 61 3 8676 7004
Within Australia (Free Call): 1800 671 980

Web:

Enquire online

Why study the Bachelors of Information Technology/Arts?

Graduates will have in-depth knowledge and be prepared for leadership in the information technology profession. Graduates will display effective communication skills, independence and creativity, critical judgment and ethical and social understanding. The objective of the Bachelor of Information Technology is to train students in- the study of digital computer systems and their applications; the ability to process data or information in order to solve problems; the study of programming languages, algorithms and information structures.

The Bachelor of Arts component allows students to choose from a wide variety of majors to either complement their information technology studies, or to broaden their knowledge in another field, thus expanding their opportunities to work in different areas.

What you can study

Course Lists

Courses that can be studied as part of the Bachelors of Information Technology/Arts:

Click on the course code to view the Course Profile, for further information including advice of courses with shared teaching activities. Refer also to PPL 3.20.02 Course and Program Design - Procedures.

Majors/Specialisations

Studies may be undertaken in the following specialisations. Please click on the major(s) that are of interest to you for more information.

Honours

Honours is available as an additional year of study.

Study options

Graduates will have the opportunity to progress to the following programs:

How to apply

Entry requirements for Australian students

OP/Entry Rank 2017*
8/84

* OP/Entry Rank for entry into a program may change for 2018 admissions.

Admission to all UQ programs is competitive - the number of places available is usually smaller than the number of people applying. For this reason, meeting minimum entry scores doesn't guarantee admission.

QTAC Code(s)
733201 - B Inf Tech/B Arts

Prerequisites

BInfTech: Queensland Year 12 or equivalent English, Mathematics B.
BA: Queensland Year 12 or equivalent English.

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the Queensland Tertiary Admissions Centre.

Click here for application procedures for Australian students.

Closing date

Please refer to the QTAC website (www.qtac.edu.au) for details of closing dates for the submission of applications, documentation and changes of preference.

Entry requirements for International students

View the entry requirements for international students.

Prerequisites

BInfTech: Queensland Year 12 or equivalent English, Mathematics B.
BA: Queensland Year 12 or equivalent English. View the equivalent qualifications for International students.

Visa requirements

CRICOS Code: 027273G

English proficiency

IELTS overall 6.5; reading 6; writing 6; speaking 6; listening 6. For other English Language Proficiency Tests and Scores approved for UQ, View the English proficiency policy.

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the Online Application Form.

Apply Online

Closing date

To commence study in semester 2 - May 31 of the year of commencement.

To commence study in semester 1 - November 30 of the previous year.

What it costs

Fees for Australian students

Current UQ students can use the Fee Calculator to estimate their fees. Note: You will need to specify the courses for which you want to calculate fees. Please see the program rules, the Bachelor of Information Technology course list and the Bachelor of Arts course list if you are unsure which courses you can do in your program.

When you enrol each semester, mySI-net will calculate your fees, and these will generally be available for viewing on mySI-net overnight.

Fees for all students are reviewed annually and may increase from 1 January each year. View the 2018 Fee Rules.

If you are a prospective student, or if you haven't yet commenced your program, please see the Future Students website for fee information.

Fees for International students

Current UQ students can use the Fee Calculator to estimate their fees. Note: You will need to specify the courses for which you want to calculate fees. Please see the program rules, the Bachelor of Information Technology course list and the Bachelor of Arts course list if you are unsure which courses you can do in your program.

When you enrol each semester, mySI-net will calculate your fees, and these will generally be available for viewing on mySI-net overnight.

Fees for all students are reviewed annually and may increase from 1 January each year. View the 2018 Fee Rules.

If you are a prospective student, or if you haven't yet commenced your program, please see the Future Students website for fee information.

What you can do with a Bachelors of Information Technology/Arts

Careers

Career opportunities for Bachelor of Information Technology graduates are extensive because computer usage is almost universal. Graduates are likely to find employment in government; commercial enterprises; industrial organisations; computer manufacturers; public utilities; local authorities; universities or as private consultants. Bachelor of Information Technology and Bachelor of Arts graduates go on to many areas of employment. It will depend on the area of study undertaken, since some are specialised areas that lead in specific directions - such as Psychology, Journalism, or Languages. Other fields are general training for professional or semi-professional careers in business, government or teaching.

Professional memberships

Graduates may be eligible for membership with the following organisations:

  • Australian Computer Society

Accrediting body

This program has been accredited by:

  • Australian Computer Society

Program Rules and Requirements

To complete the Bachelors of Information Technology/Arts

Students should be aware of the University of Queensland rules, particularly the General Award Rules, which govern the conduct of UQ programs. Students will find a link to the General Award Rules, and other University rules, on the University Rules page.

A student is required to obtain 64 units comprising

  • 32 units from the BInfTech course list, comprising -
      (i) 14 units from part A1; and
      (ii) 4 units from part A2; and
      (iii) either -
        (A) 14 units for a BInfTech major; or
        (B) 14 units comprising -
          (a) 6 units from part B, including at least 2 units from part B1; and
          (b) 8 units from part C.
  • #32 from the BA Course List comprising -
      (i) 2 majors; or
      (ii) an extended major; and the balance from courses in
      Part A or Part B or a combination of both; or
      (iii) a major and 2 minors;
Refer to the BInfTech/BA rules for further information.

Program Rules for the Bachelors of Information Technology/Arts