This major is aimed at students who wish to follow a career in the creation and management of software applications.
Courses in this major focus on programming, software engineering, project management, requirements analysis, specification, and the software process, as well as software applications involving Internet design, human-computer interaction, algorithms, data structures and concurrency.
Graduates of the Software Design major typically work in a broad range of roles from software engineer and software developer, to software development manager.
Join a growing industry
Join a thriving sector of the global IT industry that develops applications such as games, apps for mobile devices, or tools and systems used by individuals, government and companies
The digital technology sector is one of the fastest growing parts of Australia’s economy
6 of the 10 most valuable brands in the world are tech companies (Forbes, 2019).
1 in Queensland for computer science and information systems
QS World University Rankings 2023
74 in the world for business and economics
Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2024
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