Course Details



Study Load

Full Time

Course Location


Billy Blue College of Design

Diploma of Software Engineering

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Pre-degree
CRICOS: 03389E

The Diploma of Software Engineering is the perfect way to gain the technical and theoretical foundations you need to start out in the industry. This is your chance to understand the fundamentals of software engineering and to specialise in either Artificial Intelligence or Game Programming. Graduates will understand the fundamentals of algorithm and data structure design, software engineering project management and ethical development and research practices. From here, you can move directly into a specialised bachelor or get straight to work in the industry.


The Diploma of Software Engineering comprises of 8 subjects.

Standard entry requirements

Domestic Students: Year 12 certificate (or equivalent) OR speak to a Course and Career Advisor for special entry.If you do not meet the ATAR requirementsDemonstrated ability to undertake study at this level:Relevant work experience, and/or other formal, informal or non-formal study attempted and/or completed, written submission to demonstrate reasonable prospects of success ORDesign portfolio (6-10 pieces of original creative work)International Students: Please contact a Torrens University Course & Careers Advisor on 1300 575 803