Diploma in Software Development – Level 7

Diploma in Software Development – Level 7

Why study this course:

Do you want to enhance your existing knowledge and skills in order to develop application programs? Are you interested in people-centered software applications? 

If so the Diploma in Software Development is a great way to ensure that you have the skills and knowledge to meet contemporary and future workplace demands for flexible software developers and collaborators. Developed to teach you the skills to design and develop databases and analyse business information the Diploma will help you into a career as a developer, programmer, or software engineer. 

Career Outcomes:

Possible career outcomes include:

  • Programmer
  • Software Developer 
  • Software Engineer 
  • App Developer 
  • Web /Cloud Developer 

What you will learn:

Made up of 120 credits taught over 32 weeks you will study:

  • Web and Cloud Application Development 
  • Business Intelligence and Databases 
  • Application Development Project/Capstone Project 

The Application Development Project (Capstone Project) is a 16-week project developed by you and undertaken in conjunction with industry, or as an industry-based development project. This project gives you real-world experience and helps ensure that you create industry networks and a real application that you can show potential employers before you graduate.  

Study pathways:

Once you’ve graduated you can apply to enter a postgraduate level program (at Level 8 or above).