Fast Track Coding Boot Camp

Higher Education Diploma of Information Technology

Domestic applicants:

  • All applicants must be aged 18 and above
  • Successful completion of Australian Year 12 or equivalent
  • Successful in-person or Skype interview with a Coder Academy’s Admissions Officer. Applicants are encouraged to prepare a portfolio for the admissions interview
  • Alternative entry may be available in certain circumstances (e.g. you have completed relevant work experience/qualification prior to entry)
  • Applicants may be required to undergo an Admissions Test prior to entry

  • domestic admissions

International applicants:

    In addition to the above, international applicants must also meet the following minimum language requirements:

  • IELTS 5.5 (no band less than 5.0) or equivalent which has been completed within the last 12 months
  • Compulsory overseas student health insurance (OSHC) which may be purchased from Coder Academy & paid with the initial enrolment payment.

  • Applicants who do not meet the English requirements are still encouraged to apply. Depending on your English ability, we may request you undertake additional English studies prior to commencing your Diploma. Please be advised that the nature of the higher education Diploma of Information Technology (bootcamp delivery mode) requires high levels of English competency.

    Only available at Sydney and Melbourne campuses.

    domestic admissions

Applicants are advised to begin this process well in advance of intended start date to allow adequate time for processing of documentation. Please contact Coder Academy’s Admissions Office at +61 2 8355 3822 or email [email protected].

For international student services available, such as student accommodation, please refer to the Academy of Information Technology’s International Student page:

Download International Student Application Form


We provide comfortable lecture rooms, break out areas with kitchen facilities and high speed wifi access at all of our campuses. Our courses are BYOD (bring your own device) and please ensure your computer is 2011 or later with at least 4G of RAM. You will have a better experience with a Mac or Linux but a Windows computer will also function appropriately. We will provide all software applications that are required throughout the course.


Term 1

  • INT1012 - Introduction to Web
  • CMP1041 - Foundation Programming
  • CMP1042 - Information Systems

Term 2

  • PRG1002 - Programming I
  • PRG1048 - Database Systems
  • PRG1010 - Discrete Mathematics

Term 3

  • PRG1006 - Programming II
  • CMP1043 - Introduction to Software Engineering

Term 4

  • Internship



Study mode:
In class

Course Intakes
Census Dates
February 19, 2018
Sydney, Melbourne & Brisbane
August 20, 2018
Sydney, Melbourne & Brisbane
February 18, 2019
Sydney, Melbourne & Brisbane

Course duration:
25 weeks of study, 40 contact hours per week

Higher Education Diploma of Information Technology

Nationally recognised qualification:

Awarded by:
Academy of Information Technology (RTO: 90511, Registered Higher Education Provider: PRV12005), of which Coder Academy is a division.

Domestic cost:

International cost:

Payment options:
Instalment payments
FEE-HELP Loans - More details regarding FEE-HELP tuition loans are available at

Credit transfers & RPL:
Previous education and experience will be assessed on a case-by-case basis by a Lead Educator.

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