Graduate Diploma of Technology (Enterprise Systems) (1.5 yrs)

CRICOS Code: 080503C

Admission requirements

  • Completion of (at least) an undergraduate three-year degree program, or equivalent from a recognised university
  • Required proficiency in English. IELTS overall band score 6.0 with no band less than 6.0.

Tuition Fee


A$25500/Year x 1.5 Years*

* Fees are indicative and subject to change without prior notice.

Program Overview & Objectives

Graduates of the Enterprise Systems stream will be immersed into an ever-changing, IT global economic landscape, where a shortage of skilled IT workers in new growth areas such as, cloud computing, mobility, data warehousing, business intelligence, and big data techniques is prominent. This stream also includes courses that utilise SAP - the world's largest enterprise software company.

Students will be well prepared to undertake SAP certification if desired. Students enrolled in SAP related courses will have the option to choose from two pathway, ERP advance (Fed University Course) and ERP specialisation (Fed University Course + SAP Certification). Both these pathways are comprises of lectures, tutorials and laboratories. These contents are based on University of Ballarat and SAP u-Academy material.

SAP facility enables students from Federation University to undertake SAP Associate Consultant Certification training via e-learning. Federation University will be offering a number of programs which will extend the university's SAP related curriculum. The u-Academy will be accessible at the anywhere within Australia via online facilities. Students can study at their own pace being supported through an online call centre.

Career Opportunities

Our graduates find employment in:

  • ERP systems operation
  • ERP project management
  • Functional analysis
  • ERP Data Analyst
  • ERP Business Analyst

Program Structure (Indicative)

The program is one and a half years full-time and consists of 12 courses. There are 8 core courses and 4 computing elective courses that make up the program structure. Specific SAP courses must be completed to obtain SAP certification.

The structure may be summarised as follows, students should liaise with the Program Coordinator when selecting subjects:

Year 1
Semester 1Credit

ITECH1000 Programming 1


ITECH1006 Database Management Systems


ITECH5401 Professional Communication


ITECH5402 Enterprise Systems


Semester 2Credit

ITECH2201 Cloud Computing


ITECH3301 e-Commerce Systems and Technologies (Computing Elective)


ITECH7401 Leadership in IT Project Management (Computing Elective)


ITECH7406 Business Intelligence & Data Warehousing (Computing Elective)


Year 2

Semester 1Credit

ITECH4300 Research Skills and Academic Communication


ITECH7408 Social Media Strategy and Management


ITECH4311 Research Project & Thesis or ITECH7403 Project 1(Information Systems)


Professional Accreditation