Course summary

The Graduate Certificate in Information Technology Management provides students with an introduction to information technology management, building on the knowledge they already hold and transforming it from managerial perspective.

The Graduate Certificate acts as a pathway to either the Graduate Diploma in Information Technology Management or Master of Information Technology Management, allowing students to gain advanced standing for their Graduate Certificate, should they pursue further study.

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Our Graduate Certificate in Information Technology Management is comprised of a wide range of units, covering all aspects of information technology and business, as well as subjects that allow you to understand the bridge between these two fields.

This enables you to develop a solid starting block of knowledge, and gives you the best chance at successfully managing a team once you graduate.

Graduate AttributeCourse Learning Outcome
Intellectual rigour

Critically evaluate, analyse and synthesise a complex issue or theory from an information technology area to arrive at a conclusion or decision.


Develop and create effective solutions to complex problems from an information technology management perspective.

Ethical practice

Analyse and compare challenging ethical issues within a professional context.

Apply discipline based knowledge and professional skills in situations that require autonomy and a high level of responsible behaviour.

Knowledge of a discipline

Demonstrate and apply advanced discipline knowledge and skills in specialised information technology areas.

Lifelong learning

Critically evaluate, analyse and synthesise a complex issue or theory from the information technology discipline by showing intellectual independence, personal judgement and the ability to apply self-learning strategies.

Communication and social skills

Prepare and deliver advanced discipline advice, knowledge and ideas using oral and written techniques for a business or public audience.

Demonstrate leadership,professional behaviour and ability to participate in a professional team.

Cultural competence

Demonstrate and apply advanced discipline knowledge and skills with a global perspective.

Course overview

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Domestic duration

8 months part-time

International duration

8 months full-time

Availability details


Location Session UAC code QTAC code
SCU Online 1 N/A N/A

Domestic fees

Fee paying


Location Session Annual Fees CRICOS
SCU Online 1 N/A N/A

Course requirements

See the University’s Rules Relating to Awards, in conjunction with the Specific Award Rules listed below.

To be eligible to receive the Graduate Certificate of Information Technology Management students must complete 48 credit points, comprising 4 units from the Schedule of Units.