- For direct admission into undergraduate courses offered by UNE you must have completed an educational qualification considered to be at least equivalent to completion of Year 12 in Australia.
- You must meet the English language requirements for admission to UNE regardless of where or how you are studying.
- Assumed knowledge is Mathematics at NSW HSC level, or equivalent and for students without the recommended background knowledge, the School offers a Foundation unit in Mathematics.
Each major includes a sequence of study in computer science, based on the study of the programming language Java, in first year. Topics covered in the course include software design, databases, networks, interface design, software engineering, data structures, operating systems, game programming, architecture and assembler, data mining and software project management. Students are able to complete a number of elective units selected from any units offered by the University. The major completed will appear on the academic record and testamur.