Gain the information technology skills and knowledge needed to work in the field of network and systems computing.
Our courses cover general networks and systems computing along with more specialised CISCO modules and MCITP configuration.
You can study at TAFE or degree level.
Our Bachelor of Information Technology (Professional) teaches the latest in network and systems, and web and mobile app development, and offers a 12-month paid internship in the IT industry.
The Master of Applied Information Technology (NMIT) is a flexible, accredited course, providing advanced training for students with an IT degree.
Gain the skills and knowledge to work in the IT sector as a specialist or as part of a team with a Certificate IV in Computer Systems Technology.
Develop the knowledge and skills to work in one of the fastest growing sectors, the Cyber Security and IT industry.
Upgrade your digital skillset and step into the world of work tech-ready with our Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology.
Develop an understanding of cybercrime, security principles, technologies and procedures used to defend networks with the Cybersecurity Essentials short course at Victoria University Polytechnic.
Learn what Cybersecurity is and its potential impact on you with the Introduction to Cybersecurity short course at Victoria University Polytechnic.
Develop a basic understanding of Internet of Things (IoT) with the Introduction to Internet of Things short course at Victoria University Polytechnic.
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Studying IT networks & security at VU
At Victoria University (VU), we want you to follow your passion and excel in the industry you've always dreamed of.
We're one of Australia's most industry-connected institutions, and are one of the top 2% of universities in the world.
You'll learn from leading industry professionals who combine theory with practice to prepare you for your career from day one.
I have VU to thank for so many opportunities. From placing me at my internship at the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre where I got first-hand industry experience in the Footscray community, and giving me access to the best experience ever – EIA.
Many of our graduates gain employment in the following roles:
- network and security administrator
- service delivery manager
- network security administration
- network security engineer
- technical disaster recovery specialist
- security analyst
- security architect.