Why Study at Deakin University?
With Deakin, you get it all: innovative teaching, award-winning courses, world-class facilities, flexible study options, opportunities to study abroad and work placement programs. This mean you don’t just study a course at Deakin – you get a great experience while getting ahead in your career.
Deakin’s curriculum are informed by industry leaders to ensuring the courses stay relevant. With the broad network of industry partners , you’ll graduate with the knowledge and confidence to successfully enter the workforce and navigate the jobs of the future.
Get real-world work experience when you study at Deakin. Our breadth of industry contacts means you can get started on one of our workplace internships, paid placements or work-integrated learning programs .
Deakin University, Australia
The World-Class Degrees
Recognised around the world, committed to get you started on a world-class career.
The Bachelor of Design (Architecture) engages with the rich and diverse discipline of architecture. As the undergraduate portion of an accredited programme the course prepares the foundation for further study whilst developing your skills to create meaningful, sustainable and stimulating built environments.
The course integrates multiple creative and technical fields as well as skillsets that examine and shape the places we inhabit, through all building types, spaces and locations. You’ll explore architectural ideas through cutting edge content, research and a global perspective – gaining practical knowledge studying real-world projects and developing your ability to generate, analyse and communicate your own ideas. You will produce design concepts whilst being challenged to explore architectural history and philosophy, building science and the environment, construction technologies, computer-aided modelling, drawing, model making and digital fabrications.
Upon successful completion of the Master of Architecture, this program is accredited by the Board of Architects Malaysia (Lembaga Arkitek Malaysia) . and (within Australia) by the Australian Institute of Architects, the Architects Registration Board of Victoria (ARBV) and the Architects Accreditation Council of Australia (AACA).
Bachelor of Design (Digital Technologies)
Develop the IT expertise and design knowledge to deliver impactful digital solutions for creative and social issues in our changing world.
Learn the fundamentals of design thinking and strategies, and develop the technical skills required to explore:
Software Design Mobile App Design Web Design User Interface Design Design for Augmented & Virtual Realities. 3D Animation
Learn about technological entrepreneurship and innovation and specialise in an area – such as creative coding, robotics or 3D motion – that interests you most. Work on real projects and develop a strong portfolio of work throughout your studies. In your final year, you will take part in a collaborative industry project, working in a studio setting with industry and commercial partners. Experience resolving a real-world creative project from conception to completion will equip you with the in-demand skills that employers look for.
The Bachelor of Design (Digital Technologies) is formally recognised by the Design Institute of Australia (DIA).
Bachelor of Cyber Security
Deakin’s Bachelor of Cyber Security provides you with a solid foundation of cyber security literacy and technical and investigative skills required by industry to combat cyber crime. Gain strong practical and theoretical knowledge in this critical area of IT, with an emphasis on understanding and assessing cyber security in a working environment, knowledge of security solutions, and an understanding of the business, ethical and legal implications of risk management.
The degree focuses on elements and sets you up with strong skills in critical thinking and problem solving. You will be able to apply your learning in the workplace, and capably deal with imminent threats and challenges from the digital space where interconnected vehicles, drones, smart home gadgets, mobile and wearable devices, and health-kits prosper.
This degree includes a core IT placement unit where you will be required to undertake a minimum of 100 hours in industry, providing professional work experience with an approved host organisation. You will also work on industry projects, gaining experience in entrepreneurship and business skills.
Bachelor of Artificial Intelligence
Deakin’s Bachelor of Artificial Intelligence is a 3-year program, this program will equip you with the knowledge and skill-set to design, develop, and evolve software solutions with artificial intelligence. You will work alongside software engineers, data scientists, application developers and business analysts, applying your specialist knowledge to ensure artificial intelligence is appropriately integrated into software solutions from a technical and human perspective.
Hands-on experience is a must. Once you graduate, you will be well-equipped to work on the design, development, and operation of software solutions involving artificial intelligence.
This course includes a compulsory work placement where you will be required to undertake a minimum of 100 hours in industry, providing professional work experience with an approved host organisation.
Bachelor of Information Technology
This Degree provides you with the knowledge, skills and experience required for a career as an IT professional. You’ll be capable in managing information technology, digital proficiency and technological transformations in all sectors of the community.
IT skills is required in almost every industry, choose from a wide range of IT specialisations according to your interests and career aspirations, cover areas such as cyber security, application development, computer games, gaming, virtual and augmented reality, creative technologies and cloud computing and gain experience constructing IT solutions to real-world problems.
This course includes an internship unit that provides professional work experience with an approved host organisation. Students also have the opportunity to gain business skills working on real-world products. The inclusion of a compulsory placement and industry-linked projects will provide you with practical experience in IT related organisations.
Master of Business Administration (MBA International)
Deakin’s MBA (International) focuses on international business for those currently working or seeking to work in an international context. The MBA (International) is for those who may not have experience as a business manager, but have aspirations to move into management.
Students can move directly from undergraduate studies to postgraduate MBA (International) studies.(Bachelor degree or other qualification at a higher AQF level in any discipline, with a minimum Weighted Average Mark (WAM) of 65)
This course provides students the opportunity to complete one or more elective work integrated learning units.
You have the opportunity to choose specialisations, including:
Business Consulting eBusiness and Supply Chain Management Finance Human Resource Management
International business Marketing Project Management Research Retail Management Social Media and Mobile Strategies
Master of Business Analytics
This program offers collaboration with industry and a significant part of it is taught by experienced industry professionals. It introduces a range of internationally recognised business intelligence and analytics tools and provides you with the skills for the thriving business analytics profession. With a strong practical focus, you will have access to analytics certification programs by market leaders IBM, SAS and Microsoft.
Deakin’s teaching and research staff are experts in their fields, with broad international links and connections with industry, the courses are designed to take into account the needs of industry to ensure what you learn is up to date and reflects what organisations need. You also have the opportunity to learn from professionals in the field through industry guest lecturers, and contribute to research and development projects.
Deakin’s Master of Business Analytics is one of the only Australian business analytics programs accredited by the Australian Computer Society (ACS).
Bachelor of Communication
Ranked in the top 150 universities, worldwide for Communication by QS World University Rankings by Subject 2018 .
The International Advertising Association has accredited Deakin’s Bachelor of Communication (Advertising). This highlights the degree as a world-class qualification that is focused on inspiring the next generation of strategic and creative thinkers.
Develop the skills and knowledge required to adapt to shifting communication climates within the broad field of digital media and cultural industries, incorporating film, television, digital media, marketing and advertising, and many other areas.
Identify, research, plan and produce newsworthy stories for different medium with challenges of the 21st century. In the final year, you will undertake a program of intensive news production in a digital newsroom, ensuring you graduate with the skills necessary to work effectively in contemporary digital workplaces.
Accredited by Public Relations Institute of Australia (PRIA) . This course prepares you with the professional skills, techniques and knowledge to implement communication strategies and tactics with ethics and integrity.
Bachelor of Education
This course focuses on on contemporary issues in children’s learning and development, curriculum theories and pedagogies, discipline knowledge, and the changing work context within early childhood and primary education. Students apply their learning in professional contexts, gaining experience and confidence as pre-service teachers in early childhood, preschool and primary school settings.
This program is approved by the Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA) as an early childhood teaching qualification in Australia; and is accredited by the Victorian Institute of Teaching (VIT) as an initial teacher education program against the Australian professional standards for teachers.
|Deakin Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarship||50% of the total tuition fee|
|Deakin International Scholarship||25% reduction in fees|
|Master of Business Administration Global Leader’s scholarship||20% reduction in fees|
|Deakin STEM scholarship||20% of the total tuition fee|
|Deakin Postgraduate Bursary||15% of the total tuition fee|
*Note: The indicated course fees is per annum based and based on completing a standard full time study load. Fees may increase yearly.