Graduate Certificate of Engineering Technology (Computer Systems Engineering)
- CRICOS: 030323K
- Semester 1 (February)
- Semester 2 (July)
- 4 units
- 0.5 years or part-time equivalent
Program Information Set
Design and develop cutting-edge hardware and software
USQ’s Graduate Certificate of Engineering Technology (Computer Systems Engineering) is ideal for engineers or scientists who have a three-year degree in science, engineering or technology and want to extend their knowledge.
Through this four unit degree, you have the option to select from a range of courses (subjects) which will immerse you in the design and development of major hardware and software programs, as well as networking. Courses include digital signal processing, wireless and internet technology and computer network programming.
The Graduate Certificate of Engineering Technology is not accredited by any professional bodies other than the University of Southern Queensland.
As a computer systems and telecommunications graduate, you could work in hardware design, networking or software engineering. Computer systems engineering careers are not limited to the IT industry, but all government and private enterprises which require telecommunications or computer systems expertise.
How much will it cost?
Approximate annual costs1 for international students' first year of study (4 units) in this program:
Scholarships and financial assistance
You may be able to apply for scholarships to help with your study costs.
- An Australian university three-year Bachelor degree in engineering, science or technology, or equivalent
English Language Requirements
You are required to satisfy the applicable English language requirements. This program requires a minimum of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.
If you do not meet the English language requirements you may apply to study a University-approved English language program.
Pathway programs are also available if you don't meet the English entry requirements mentioned above.
How to apply
USQ accepts applications all year. Semester start dates are:
- Semester 1 - Monday 26 February 2018.
- Semester 2 - Monday 16 July 2018.