The Graduate Diploma of Information Technology is suitable for students who want to build on foundational IT skills and gain knowledge in advanced computing subject areas such as programming and cyber security. You will learn how to use project management and IT-related logical thinking to formulate and implement business solutions across various industries including IT, communications, management and business. You will also be taught how to evaluate ethical, privacy and information security issues regarding technology. 

Applications open 1 October 2022.

Teaching will begin in March 2023 (Trimester 1)


Adelaide / Brisbane / Gold Coast / Melbourne / Perth / Sydney

Course structure
graduate diploma course structure
Course subjects

Students at the Gold Coast campus will choose from a limited selection of subjects for Trimester 1 2024. For more information, please commence your application through Kaplink to see the full list of available subjects.

Course Learning Outcomes

Students enrolled in the Graduate Diploma of Information Technology at Kaplan Business School will learn how to:

  • Investigate business opportunities by applying a range of technological and programming concepts and tools
  • Persuade stakeholders on solutions and outcomes for complex technological problems
  • Demonstrate use of sound judgement to formulate, advise and implement business solutions via the aid of technology-based approaches
  • Create solutions for complex business problems by adopting an exploratory, technical and global mindset
  • Evaluate ethical, privacy and information security issues regarding technology

Entry requirements

All students applying to study at Kaplan Business School must satisfy the entry requirements for the desired course.

International entry requirements >

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Recognition of prior learning (RPL)

Students may be eligible for credit for academic work previously completed and should apply to the School for this to be recognised as an exemption from individual subjects of study.

Recognition of prior learning form (PDF) >

Career Outcomes

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> Computer Network Engineer

> Computer Systems Engineer

> IT Support Engineer

> IT Test Engineer

Career Outcome Video Description

The course is designed so that students are eligible for up to eight subject credits into recognised postgraduate courses in Australia that specialise in information technology or that have space for unspecified electives.

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Fees and scholarships

Find out more about tuition fees and other expenses for our undergraduate and postgraduate courses.

International fees >

Domestic fees >

There are also scholarships you may be eligible for to help support your study and living costs.

Scholarships >

How to apply

As an Australian citizen wanting to enrol in a Kaplan Business School course, you may be eligible for FEE-HELP. For further information visit www.studyassist.gov.au Apply Now