Bachelor of Computer Science - University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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Bachelor of Computer Science

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Design the technologies of the future

Every day, technology becomes more essential to the ways we live, work and play. This creates huge demand for people who understand the 'how and why' of computing, and have the skills to design, build and manage the technologies of the future.

Study location
  • Moreton Bay
Refer to the program footnotes
Semester 1
Program length (full-time)
3 years
Annual tuition fee 2021
Estimated total tuition fee *
  • Only a full-time option is available to international students on a Student visa. Online programs are not available to Student visa holders.
  • * Estimated tuition fees are based on 2021 rates. Refer to international fees for more information.
  • Not all majors/minors and elective options are available at every campus. You should refer to the What Can I Study tab, and the proposed study sequence for your chosen campus and intake for further information.
  • ^First year courses offered at Moreton Bay campus from Semester 1, 2020.
Study location QTAC code
  • Moreton Bay ^ 014291
Refer to the program footnotes
Minimum selection threshold
ATAR - 75.00 Rank - 75
USC program code
Semester 1
3 years full time or part time equivalent
Study mode
Blended Learning
English (Units 3 and 4, C), Maths Methods (Units 3 and 4, C)
Recommended prior study
Specialist Maths
Other requirements
Applicants from a non-English speaking background should refer to the English language requirements for further information.
Total courses
Total units
  • ^First year courses offered at Moreton Bay campus from Semester 1, 2020.

USC's Bachelor of Computer Science prepares you to meet that demand with core skills in programming, software development, artificial intelligence and data analysis. In this industry focused degree, you'll learn how to design software, applications and systems that solve problems and improve people's lives. Specialise in high-demand fields like cloud and mobile computing, cyber security, wearable technology and the Internet of Things.

In this degree you will:

  • Future-proof your career with strong core skills in programming, software development, artificial intelligence, big data, and data science/analysis
  • Work with Android, Cloud, JavaScript, Java, Python and C/C++ technologies
  • Choose to specialise in mobile computing, cyber security or wearable technologies (the only specialisation of its kind in Australia)
  • Start building a portfolio of software, design and wearables/IoT projects from your first year of study
  • Complete industry certifications and placements designed to get you job-ready

What will I study?

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