Online Degrees

Let us give you access to Australia’s most respected online degrees.

Charlton Brown have partnered with Didasko to give you access to online qualifications that are highly valued by employers and internationally recognised. 

The qualifications are from a respected Australian university firmly entrenched in the top 400 of all three major world university rankings. In 2017 they recorded their best result in the respected Academic Ranking of World Universities. The university is now rated at 301 in the world, a leap of more than 200 places in just two years – to be Australia’s most improved university in that period.

Didasko is delivering these online degrees on behalf of the university. Charlton Brown have partnered with Didasko to give you access to online qualifications with some of the most engaging learning material available.

We are passionate about making a difference to our students’ lives. Fully audited and compliant with government requirements, Didasko is focused on delivering the best possible online learning experience. The learning outcomes are all geared towards you achieving your career goals. No matter where you are in your career today, an applied qualification will give you the best possible chance of success for your future plans.

100% online from start to finish
Start when you are ready with monthly enrolments
Full support from qualified academics
Engaging and award winning content 
Easy to use single learning portal
Earn while you learn


Degree Structure: 

Full Time:

  • 3 years full time (or 6 years part time)
  • 8 subjects per year
  • 4 terms- 12 weeks per term 
  • Flexibility with part time options
  • Monthly starts
  • 3 nested qualifications; Diploma, Associate Degree, Bachelor Degree

5 Degree Options:

Course Summary

Course codeSBAIO
Course nameBachelor of Applied Information Technology
Course duration3 years full-time, or part-time equivalent
LocationOnline
Available internationallyYes

Course Description:

The La Trobe University Bachelor of Applied Information Technology provides an excellent, generalist education in information technology (IT), and the opportunity to explore focus areas in information systems, software development, computer networks, and web development.

The learning structure enables you to complete your course as a full-time online student, or combine online part-time studies with working commitments.

This course has an applied focus and includes IT industry Vendor Certifications that are relevant and desirable to potential employers. Graduates with applied qualifications not only have the skills and knowledge from a university education, but the practical thinking to apply them in industry.

Three qualifications in one degree:

La Trobe University online applied degrees provide you with the unique opportunity to achieve up to three qualifications over the duration of your studies. Subject to satisfactorily completing each part of your course, you will be awarded an applied diploma (end year 1), an applied associate degree (end year 2), and an applied bachelor degree when you complete all three years. Your potential earning capacity increases as you progress through your course.

Course Costs*:

 Annual Cost
Student contribution (HECS-HELP)**$9,359
Government contribution (CSP)$10,630
Total Cost$19,989
*The University reserves the right to vary fees on an annual basis. Fees will not normally rise above 7 per cent per annum for continuing students. Should the University decide to increase its fees, that increase will take effect on 1 January of the following year. While every effort has been made by La Trobe University to ensure that the information on this website is up to date and accurate, La Trobe University does not give any guarantees, undertakings or warranties in relation to the accuracy, completeness and up to date status of the above information. Course costs may vary depending on elective subjects chosen. **Eligibility criteria applies. Available to Australian citizens only.

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Course Summary

Course codeSBACTO
Course nameBachelor of Applied Cloud Technology
Course duration3 years full-time, or part-time equivalent
LocationOnline
Available internationallyYes

Course Description

This world-first online qualification, has been purpose-built for the cloud computing sector, which is currently enjoying rapid growth, and incorporates 6 highly regarded industry certifications (4 of which are Amazon Web Services specific) within the degree qualification.

The course contains knowledge and skills across information systems, web and software development, machine learning, databases and big data, enterprise cloud migration, cloud enterprise application development and computer networks. The course is applied in its focus and prepares students for key vendor certifications that are relevant to IT industry employment.

World first collaboration

This qualification has been developed in collaboration with Amazon Web Services (AWS). The 100% online delivery method by Didasko enables new sector entrants, career changers and existing IT workers to undertake learning in a sensible and convenient manner. It allows you to combine online studies with early entry to the workforce and/or career enhancement, whilst continuing online study.

What is Cloud Technology?

Skills and knowledge of cloud computing is critical for companies to deliver on their digital transformation strategy. Cloud services provide a natural platform for optimising existing IT systems to increase operational efficiencies, while driving business agility and growth. Cloud computing has transformed the way networking, data storage and processing, application development and infrastructure provisioning is accomplished.

Three qualifications in one degree:

La Trobe University online applied degrees provide you with the unique opportunity to achieve up to three qualifications over the duration of your studies. Subject to satisfactorily completing each part of your course, you will be awarded an applied diploma (end year 1), an applied associate degree (end year 2), and an applied bachelor degree when you complete all three years. Your potential earning capacity increases as you progress through your course.

Course Costs*:

 Annual Cost
Student contribution (HECS-HELP)**$9,359
Government contribution (CSP)$10,630
Total Cost$19,989
*The University reserves the right to vary fees on an annual basis. Fees will not normally rise above 7 per cent per annum for continuing students. Should the University decide to increase its fees, that increase will take effect on 1 January of the following year. While every effort has been made by La Trobe University to ensure that the information on this website is up to date and accurate, La Trobe University does not give any guarantees, undertakings or warranties in relation to the accuracy, completeness and up to date status of the above information. Course costs may vary depending on elective subjects chosen. **Eligibility criteria applies. Available to Australian citizens only.

> Full Degree Structure & Course Breakdown

Course Summary

Course codeLBAB
Course nameBachelor of Applied Business
Course duration3 years full-time, or part-time equivalent
LocationOnline
Available internationallyYes

Course Description

La Trobe University online Business degrees will provide you with a broad foundation of skills required for a range of roles in the business world. Those seeking to change careers, move into a new role or start their own enterprise will find the content of this course invaluable. Studying an applied business qualification will introduce you to the workings of organisations and their structure, increase your commercial awareness and allow you to build practical knowledge that will be essential for your future career goals.

The course contains knowledge and skills across information systems, web and software development, machine learning, databases and big data, enterprise cloud migration, cloud enterprise application development and computer networks. The course is applied in its focus and prepares students for key vendor certifications that are relevant to IT industry employment.

Choose your course major

You have the option of studying Business online with or without a major in either Marketing or Management.

Three qualifications in one degree:

La Trobe University online applied degrees provide you with the unique opportunity to achieve up to three qualifications over the duration of your studies. Subject to satisfactorily completing each part of your course, you will be awarded an applied diploma (end year 1), an applied associate degree (end year 2), and an applied bachelor degree when you complete all three years. Your potential earning capacity increases as you progress through your course.

Course Costs*:

 Annual Cost
Student contribution (HECS-HELP)**$10,958
Government contribution (CSP)$2,160
Total Cost$13,118
*The University reserves the right to vary fees on an annual basis. Fees will not normally rise above 7 per cent per annum for continuing students. Should the University decide to increase its fees, that increase will take effect on 1 January of the following year. While every effort has been made by La Trobe University to ensure that the information on this website is up to date and accurate, La Trobe University does not give any guarantees, undertakings or warranties in relation to the accuracy, completeness and up to date status of the above information. Course costs may vary depending on elective subjects chosen. **Eligibility criteria applies. Available to Australian citizens only.

> Full Degree Structure & Course Breakdown

Course Summary

Course codeLBABK
Course nameBachelor of Applied Business (Marketing major)
Course duration3 years full-time, or part-time equivalent
LocationOnline
Available internationallyYes

Course Description

Course description A business degree with a marketing major will provide you with a foundation of business and key marketing skills. The skills and knowledge available in this qualification are highly desirable in a wide range of roles in the business world. Those seeking to change careers, move into a new marketing/sales-related role or start their own enterprise will find the content of this course invaluable. The Marketing major is designed for roles requiring a good working knowledge of research skills, market and consumer analysis, media planning and marketing strategies. This is also invaluable when working with external media and marketing-related agencies. Studying an applied business qualification will introduce you to the workings of organisations and their structure, increase your commercial marketing awareness, and allow you to build practical knowledge that will be essential for your future career goals.

Choose your course major

You have the option of studying Business online with or without a major in either Marketing or Management.

Three qualifications in one degree:

La Trobe University online applied degrees provide you with the unique opportunity to achieve up to three qualifications over the duration of your studies. Subject to satisfactorily completing each part of your course, you will be awarded an applied diploma (end year 1), an applied associate degree (end year 2), and an applied bachelor degree when you complete all three years. Your potential earning capacity increases as you progress through your course.

Course Costs*:

 Annual Cost
Student contribution (HECS-HELP)**$10,958
Government contribution (CSP)$2,160
Total Cost$13,118
*The University reserves the right to vary fees on an annual basis. Fees will not normally rise above 7 per cent per annum for continuing students. Should the University decide to increase its fees, that increase will take effect on 1 January of the following year. While every effort has been made by La Trobe University to ensure that the information on this website is up to date and accurate, La Trobe University does not give any guarantees, undertakings or warranties in relation to the accuracy, completeness and up to date status of the above information. Course costs may vary depending on elective subjects chosen. **Eligibility criteria applies. Available to Australian citizens only.

> Full Degree Structure & Course Breakdown

Course Summary

Course codeLBABM
Course nameBachelor of Applied Business (Management major)
Course duration3 years full-time, or part-time equivalent
LocationOnline
Available internationallyYes

Course Description

Course description A La Trobe University online business degree with a management major will provide you with a broad foundation of business skills required for a range of management roles in industry. Those seeking to change careers, move into a new management role or start their own enterprise will find the content of this course invaluable. The Management major focuses on creating a high-performing team within any organisation. Understanding organisational innovation and development as well as successfully managing interpersonal challenges are just some of the skills successful managers must know. Studying an applied business qualification allows you to take the theory of a subject and apply it to real-world situations. This will increase your commercial awareness and allow you to build practical knowledge that will be essential for your future career goals.

Choose your course major

You have the option of studying Business online with or without a major in either Marketing or Management.

Three qualifications in one degree:

La Trobe University online applied degrees provide you with the unique opportunity to achieve up to three qualifications over the duration of your studies. Subject to satisfactorily completing each part of your course, you will be awarded an applied diploma (end year 1), an applied associate degree (end year 2), and an applied bachelor degree when you complete all three years. Your potential earning capacity increases as you progress through your course.

Course Costs*:

 Annual Cost
Student contribution (HECS-HELP)**$10,958
Government contribution (CSP)$2,160
Total Cost$13,118
*The University reserves the right to vary fees on an annual basis. Fees will not normally rise above 7 per cent per annum for continuing students. Should the University decide to increase its fees, that increase will take effect on 1 January of the following year. While every effort has been made by La Trobe University to ensure that the information on this website is up to date and accurate, La Trobe University does not give any guarantees, undertakings or warranties in relation to the accuracy, completeness and up to date status of the above information. Course costs may vary depending on elective subjects chosen. **Eligibility criteria applies. Available to Australian citizens only.

> Full Degree Structure & Course Breakdown

Entry Requirements: 

For admission to this course, one of the following is required:

  • Completion of Year 12, with a score in English of at least 25, or
  • An equivalent academic level achievement, or
  • Work experience after leaving school
    • Two years if completing a business degree
    • One year if completing an IT degree

All students are required to undergo an online Pre-Enrolment Assessment and achieve a pass mark of 60%.

Advanced standing

Students who have studied at tertiary level elsewhere, or who have relevant studies or work experience*, may be eligible for advanced standing (credit) towards your qualification. Each university has specific policies in respect to the number and type of subjects and work experience it is willing to accept for advanced standing (credit) purposes.

You will be informed of the process for advanced standing at the time of enrolment. However, if at some later point you believe you are eligible for advanced standing, please advise your Student Experience Team. It is preferable that you have advanced standing approved for a subject prior to starting it. Advanced standing must be approved before going through census for that subject.

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