Academy of Information Technology: AIT-1

Academy of Information Technology: AIT-1

Course: Diploma of IT Software Development
Marks required for maximum credit exemption: 60% Average
Maximum credit exemption: 48 credit points (equivalent to 1 year of full-time study)

Summary of course duration at UOW if maximum credit exemption granted:

UOW CourseUOW MajorNo. of years to completeSession of entry*Program of Study

Bachelor of Computer Science

**All Majors

2 years

Autumn and Spring

UOW Course Handbook

* Indicates the session in which you can commence in order to minimise course duration. You will normally require an additional session of study if commencing in a session not listed. Autumn = February; Spring = July

**All majors = Digital Systems Security, Multimedia and Game Development, Software Engineering and Enterprise Systems Development

Students granted the maximum credit exemption will be exempt from the following UOW subjects:

UOW Code

UOW Subject name

Credit points


Programming Fundamentals



Problem Solving



Object Oriented Design & Programming



System Analysis



Data Management and Security



Networks and Communications



Introduction to Web Technology


Total Specified Credit


Total Unspecified Credit


Maximum Credit Points


Application of Credit Exemption to UOW Courses/Majors:

A further 96 credit points (equivalent to 2 years of full-time study) will be required to complete the following UOW degrees offered by the Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences:

  • Bachelor of Computer Science

Additional information regarding course requirements, areas of major study and double majors can be found in the UOW Course Handbook (Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences).

The information contained on this website is a guide only and is subject to change according to any amendments to the curriculum of the University of Wollongong or the institutions listed on this website. You will be advised of your eligibility for admission and for credit exemption after receipt of your formal application in your formal letter of offer.

English language requirements:

All applicants are required to meet the University's English language requirements for entry.

Students not meeting the English language requirement for direct entry are able to undertake English language training on campus at UOW College.