The Bachelor of Information Technology is a cooperative education program between the University and sponsoring organisations. The aim of the program is to produce graduates who will become leaders in information technology in Australian organisations. The focus of the graduate's education is in computer-based information systems, with a strong practical flavour. The periods of industry based learning are key to the development of the graduate’s skills. The graduates will also be well versed in business principles and practice, as well as the fundamentals of information technology.
The University of Technology Sydney (UTS) has had over thirty years of experience offering vocationally oriented courses in a wide variety of fields. UTS is renowned for its close links with industry, which have been established via numerous cooperative education and research ventures.