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Bachelor Of Software Engineering (Artificial Intelligence)

Cricos Code: 099352B

WHAT IS A BACHELOR OF SOFTWARE ENGINEERING: ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE?

The tech industry is changing by the minute; concepts and technology we could only have imagined a couple of years ago are now part of our daily lives. Recognising that we’re working in a dynamic technology landscape, we have created the Bachelor of Software Engineering: Artificial Intelligence (AI) in partnership with IBM, building a powerhouse of skills, future thinking and market insights. The course addresses the industry demand for developers, with subjects that encompass machine learning, computer vision, speech recognition, and more. You’ll graduate with the technical acumen and core soft skills you need for a career at the cutting edge of AI.

This course is provided by Media Design School at Torrens University Australia. RTO 41343 CRICOS 03389E

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Key Information

Where can I study

Where can I study

Sydney, Melbourne

International students on a student visa must not enrol into any more than a third or 33% of online subjects over their course and must study at least one subject that is face to face in each trimester.

Start Dates

Next intake is on 16 Sep 19

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Workload

10 hours of study per week, comprising 4 timetabled study hours and 6 personal study hours. International students on a student visa are required to study full time, i.e. the student must complete a minimum of 1.0 EFTSL of study per year.

Course Duration

3 years Full-time

6 years Part-time

Study At Torrens

Flexible delivery taught by leading industry experienced lecturers, to provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to achieve your career goals.

GLOBAL CONNECTIONS

Torrens University Australia is part of Laureate International Universities, a leading international network of quality, innovative institutions of higher education comprising of nearly 70 universities across the globe. We also have some of the world’s most prestigious schools from Billy Blue College of Design to the internationally renowned Real Madrid Universidad Europea.
WHAT CAN YOU EXPECT WHEN YOU GRADUATE?
You don’t have to have your future career mapped out – you’ll have a wealth of choice, including:
  • Research & Development Engineer
  • Algorithm specialists
  • Systems Architect
  • Development Director
Simulated workplace
Study in a studio-like environment using state of the art, industry-aligned software and technology. We encourage our students to challenge conventions and push boundaries in new and emerging digital technologies through project-based learning and live briefs.

Course Overview

We’ve designed this course to address the needs of a rapidly evolving field and equip you with the expertise to take your place at the heart of it. Founded on extensive industry consultations, we’ll offer you a range of technical subjects with a focus on the major areas of AI – from Natural Language Processing to Robotics. Harnessing your own creative talents and expertise, and led by industry professionals, you’ll identify and solve complex artificial intelligence software engineering problems. You’ll develop skills that are increasingly the mainstay of software engineering. Also, while the course is founded on strong traditional and cutting-edge software engineering know-how, such as programming, maths and statistical knowledge, you’ll also investigate ethics, social responsibility and cognitive psychology throughout your studies. You’ll graduate with the in-demand skills of ideation, design thinking, project and time management, and interpersonal communication. Working in teams, you’ll develop collaboration, negotiation and research skills that you’ll take with you to the professional environment, where teamwork and leadership are core to this industry. On graduation, you’ll be ready to lead teams yourself and manage exciting creative AI projects. And you’ll be on your way to working at the forefront of AI, anywhere in the world.
Learning Outcomes:
  • Awareness of the software engineering body of knowledge with a view towards ethics of practice in a global and sustainable context
  • Communicate proficiently in the context of software engineering across a variety of audiences utilising appropriate tools and interfaces

What you will study

How much

Find out more about course fees and financial support – and for personalised advice, just ask.

Check the Domestic Course Fee Schedule for the cost of your course. Fees for each trimester must be paid before the trimester commences.

HOW CAN I PAY?

PAYMENT OPTIONS

1. Upfront payment via Credit Card, BPAY, cheque or overseas bank account transfer

2. Full or partial payment via FEE-HELP Government Assistance (domestic students only)

FEE HELP

If you are an eligible student you may choose to defer some, or all, of your tuition fees through FEE-HELP. And as we are a university you can also take advantage of no loan fees on FEE-HELP when you study with us.
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SCHOLARSHIPS

Talented student? Apply for a scholarship, with options for school leavers, post graduates and more.
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Check the International Course Fee Schedule for the cost of your course. Fees for each trimester must be paid before the trimester commences. Onshore international students requiring a student visa should choose campus-based / blended option however the fully online option is available for offshore international students.
HOW CAN I PAY?
PAYMENT OPTIONS
1. Upfront payment via Credit Card, BPAY, cheque or overseas bank account transfer

2. Full or partial payment via FEE-HELP Government Assistance (domestic students only)
SCHOLARSHIPS
Talented student? Apply for a scholarship, with options for school leavers, post graduates and more.
VIEW SCHOLARSHIPS:
Check the Domestic Course Fee Schedule for the cost of your course. Fees for each trimester must be paid before the trimester commences.
HOW CAN I PAY?
Check the International Course Fee Schedule for the cost of your course. Fees for each trimester must be paid before the trimester commences. Onshore international students requiring a student visa should choose campus-based / blended option however the fully online option is available for offshore international students.
HOW CAN I PAY?

Can I Apply

Before you get started with your course application, check you meet all the requirements listed below.

Australian Year 12 equivalent with ATAR 60
  • A completed higher education qualification at AQF level 5 (diploma) or above, or equivalent, from an Australian University or another accredited higher education provider OR
  • Successful completion of at least 1 EFTSL (equivalent full time student load, or one full year) of an AQF level 6 (Associate Degree) or above, or equivalent, from an Australian University or another accredited higher education provider
  • A completed vocational education qualification at AQF level 4 (Certificate IV) or above, or equivalent, from a registered training organisation (RTO) OR
  • Successful completion of at least 1 EFTSL (equivalent full-time student load, or one full year) of an AQF level 5 (Diploma) or above, or equivalent, at a registered training organisation (RTO)
Demonstrated ability to undertake study at the required level:
  • Broadly relevant work experience (documented e.g. CV), demonstrating a reasonable prospect of success; AND
  • A discipline specific portfolio; AND
  • A recommendation letter from 2 most recent employers
Torrens offers a free, personalized admission process where each applicant is considered on an individual basis. Please contact your International Admissions Officer to have your previous studies assessed for equivalence  
Approved English tests include:
  • Equivalent IELTS 6.0 (Academic) with no skills band less than 5.5
Australian Year 12 equivalent with ATAR 60
  • A completed higher education qualification at AQF level 5 (diploma) or above, or equivalent, from an Australian University or another accredited higher education provider OR
  • Successful completion of at least 1 EFTSL (equivalent full time student load, or one full year) of an AQF level 6 (Associate Degree) or above, or equivalent, from an Australian University or another accredited higher education provider
  • A completed vocational education qualification at AQF level 4 (Certificate IV) or above, or equivalent, from a registered training organisation (RTO) OR
  • Successful completion of at least 1 EFTSL (equivalent full-time student load, or one full year) of an AQF level 5 (Diploma) or above, or equivalent, at a registered training organisation (RTO)
Demonstrated ability to undertake study at the required level:
  • Broadly relevant work experience (documented e.g. CV), demonstrating a reasonable prospect of success; AND
  • A discipline specific portfolio; AND
  • A recommendation letter from 2 most recent employers
Torrens offers a free, personalized admission process where each applicant is considered on an individual basis. Please contact your International Admissions Officer to have your previous studies assessed for equivalence  
Approved English tests include:
  • Equivalent IELTS 6.0 (Academic) with no skills band less than 5.5

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