Diploma of Information Technology

Course Code :: ICT50118

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 encrouages 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.

Assessment

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.

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.

Potential Units of Competency

BSBSUS501 – Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability
BSBWHS501 – Ensure a safe workplace
ICTICT509 – Gather data to identity business requirements
ICTICT517 – Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the organisation
ICTNWK536 – Plan, implement and test enterprise communication solutions
ICTPMG501 – Manage ICT projects
BSBRSK501 – Manage risk
ICTNWK505 – Design, Build and test a network server
ICTNWK511 – Manage network security
ICTSAS518 – Install and upgrade operating systems
ICTWEB501 – Build a dynamic website
ICTWEB502 – Create dynamic web pages
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
ICTSUS501 – Implement server virtualization for sustainable ICT systems
ICTWEB507 – Customise a complex ICT content management system
ICTICT514 – Identify and manage the implementation of current industry specific technologies
ICTSAS518 – Install and upgrade operation system
ICTNWK529 – Install and manage complex ICT networks

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