Diploma of Information Technology


Course Code :: ICT50115

Course Description

This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to administer and manage information and communications technology (ICT) support in small-to-medium enterprises (SMEs) using a wide range of general ICT technologies. This course can be delivered as both part of a traineeship or as a non trainee.

Delivery Modes

 Delivery for this course is available in multiple modes. Our preferred and most popular deliver mode:

Virtual Classroom: every 2 weeks, 3 hour classes with a trainer and other learners. Log into the virtual classroom platform.

Classroom: weekly or fortnightly classes held in our offices.

Traineeships: trainees will undertake either of the above options, in addition to 4 workplace visits within a 12 month period.

 *In specific cases, other tailored options may be available.

Access and Equity

Integrity Business College encourages participants who have disabilities to apply.

Course Information
Who Should Attend?

IT staff wishing to be assured of a successful career in Computer Servicing, Network Administration, Systems Administration and Systems Integration.

Course Outcomes

Persons working at this level provide a broader rather than specialised ICT support function, applying a wide range of higher level technical skills in ICT areas such as networking, IT support, database development, programming and web development.

For more in-depth information please see the Information Technology Job Pathways Chart.

Entry Requirements

Preferred pathways for candidates considering this qualification may include after achieving ICT40415 Certificate IV in Information Technology or with demonstrated vocational experience in a range of work environments using a wide range of information technologies.

Employability Skills

Preferred pathways for candidates considering this qualification may include after achieving ICT40415 Certificate IV in Information Technology or with demonstrated vocational experience in a range of work environments using a wide range of information technologies.

Assesment

Assessment is ongoing during the program and includes undertaking workplace specific activities. The assessments consist of Q&A, project, practicals, and observations. This is completed partially within the classroom with an expectation of approximately additional 3 hours per week of self-paced study.

Core Units
  • BSBSUS501 – Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability
  • BSBWHS501 – Ensure a safe workplace
  • ICTICT509 – Gather data to identify business requirements
  • ICTICT511 – Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the enterprise
Elective Units
  • ICTICT508 – Evaluate vendor products and equipment
  • ICTNWK501 – Plan, implement and test enterprise communication solutions
  • ICTPMG501 – Manage ICT projects
  • BSBRSK501 – Manage risk
  • ICTNWK505 – Design, Build and test a network server
  • ICTNWK535 – Install an enterprise virtual computing environment
  • ICTTEN516 – Produce technical solutions from business specifications
  • ICTNWK511 – Manage network security
  • ICTSAS518 – Install and upgrade operating systems
  • ICTWEB501 – Build a dynamic website
  • ICTWEB502 – Create dynamic web pages
  • ICTWEB429 – Create a mark-up language document to specification
  • ICTWEB411 – Produce basic client-side script for dynamic web pages
  • ICTSAS510 – Review and develop ICT maintenance strategy
  • ICTSAS505 – Review and update disaster recovery and contingency plans
  • BSBMGT516 – Facilitate continuous improvement
Recognition of Prior Learning or Current Competencies (RPL/RCC)

Many individuals may already be competent in one or more of the units of competency. RPL and RCC is available for each unit of competency based on relevant workplace experience, formal training or other expertise. Recognition will involve submission of your evidence in the form of a portfolio.

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