Make the career change you've dreamed of with the Graduate Diploma of Computer Science delivered online through Monash. Gain the key computing and specialist skills to shift into a career in the computing industry, prepared to tackle challenges in a broad range of industries and sectors.
This degree is your pathway to changing the direction of your career through the development of core computer science skills and a specialisation in an ever-important area of the field. The in-depth study of software engineering, cybersecurity or artificial intelligence will leave you with graduate-level knowledge of the technology making a lasting impact on the world.
You may be eligible to exit this course early with a Graduate Certificate of Computer Science, provided you complete the following units: ITO4131, ITO4136, ITO4137 and one other unit from Part A.
The Master of Computer Science is designed by award-winning and internationally recognised academics from the Faculty of Information Technology, who are committed to driving transformative change through strategic collaboration and world-leading research. A graduate degree from the only Group of Eight university to dedicate an entire faculty to IT will see you placed among a diverse group of graduates leading some of the world's top companies.
The comprehensive foundation units combined with specialist study in software engineering, cybersecurity or artificial intelligence will prepare you to shift your career into the computing industry. Integral knowledge in these key areas will leave you well-positioned to compete in the job market, with career opportunities including software engineers, information security analysts and data analysts.