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Diploma of Information Technology

National ID: ICT50115 | State ID: AWF1

 

Are you looking for a 21st century digital ICT career?

When you complete the Diploma of Information Technology you will be an attractive applicant for growing IT roles such as IT manager, systems administrator, or network administrator.

You will gain the career enhancing knowledge and skills to manage a secure network, develop strategic ICT resources, build dynamic websites, and manage teams and projects.You will acquire valuable experience in current industry standards, reviewing new technology, and with workplace health and safety.

Completion of the Diploma of Information Technology opens up a range of further study options and may produce advanced standing towards a university degree.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to become an IT systems administrator, office systems administrator, IT office manager.

When you complete the Diploma of Information Technology you will be an attractive applicant for growing IT roles such as IT manager, systems administrator, or network administrator.

Further study opportunities:

Advanced Diploma of Information Technology or other ICA11 Advanced Diploma qualifications.

Course overview

Course details

Course Overview

Where Balga
Midland
Duration

1 semester (6 months) full time

How Full-Time
When Was available Semester 1, 2017

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to become an IT systems administrator, office systems administrator, IT office manager.

When you complete the Diploma of Information Technology you will be an attractive applicant for growing IT roles such as IT manager, systems administrator, or network administrator.

Further study opportunities:

Advanced Diploma of Information Technology or other ICA11 Advanced Diploma qualifications.

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Local full time students

Course fees are made up of two components, tuition fees and resource fees.

Tuition fees are determined by multiplying the course fee rate by the nominal hours, which is the number of hours in which an average student could be expected to complete each unit. They are not the hours of training or instruction.

Resource fees are charges for material that are essential to a course or unit, and are purchased by NMT to be used by students during the course.

Fees may vary depending on the units you are enrolled in so an approximate amount has been shown. You will be given the exact amount of your fees at enrolment. Part time student fees will vary depending on the number of units you are enrolled in.

Please note, you may also need to buy textbooks or equipment for your course.

For details see the indicative fees list here.

International Students

If this course is available for International students you will need to pay your course fees to TIWA when you accept your offer.

Module Group Core Units

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Gather data to identify business requirements ICTICT509 AUU63
Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the enterprise ICTICT511 AUU64
Ensure a safe workplace BSBWHS501 AUM01
Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability BSBSUS501 AUI86

Module Group Group A Networking Specialist Electives

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Design ICT system security controls ICTNWK520 AUV17
Install and manage complex ICT networks ICTNWK529 AUV29
Monitor and troubleshoot virtual computing environments ICTNWK534 AUV26
Plan, implement and test enterprise communication solutions ICTNWK501 AUV02
Install and configure network access storage devices ICTNWK524 AUV12
Install, operate and troubleshoot medium enterprise routers ICTNWK507 AUV08
Configure an internet gateway ICTNWK531 AUV18
INSTALL AND CONFIGURE NETWORK ACCESS STORAGE DEVICES ICTNWK524 AUV12
Design an enterprise wireless local area network ICTNWK518 AUV20
Determine best-fit topology for a wide area network ICTNWK517 AUV07
Design and configure desktop virtualisation ICTNWK615 AUV43
Develop, implement and evaluate system and application security ICTNWK510 AUV01
Configure an enterprise virtual computing environment ICTNWK525 AUV27
Install and maintain valid authentication processes ICTNWK503 AUV00
Manage network security ICTNWK511 AUU97
Identify and resolve network problems ICTNWK532 AUV24
Develop configuration management protocols ICTNWK515 AUV16
Configure, verify and troubleshoot WAN links and IP services in a medium enterprise network ICTNWK506 AUV06
Determine best-fit topology for a local network ICTNWK516 AUV21
DESIGN AN ICT SECURITY FRAMEWORK ICTNWK519 AUP45
Install, operate and troubleshoot medium enterprise switches ICTNWK508 AUV05
Manage system security ICTNWK513 AUU98
Build decks using wireless markup language ICTNWK522 AUV34
Design, build and test a network server ICTNWK505 AUV09
Install an enterprise virtual computing environment ICTNWK535 AUV23
Design an ICT security framework ICTNWK519 AUP45
Manage an enterprise virtual computing environment ICTNWK527 AUV11
Design and implement a security perimeter for ICT networks ICTNWK509 AUV04
Model preferred system solutions ICTNWK514 AUV10
Manage ICT security ICTNWK614 AUV42
Install, configure and test a payment gateway ICTNWK521 AUV13
Design and implement an integrated server solution ICTNWK504 AUV03
Configure and manage advanced virtual computing environments ICTNWK533 AUV15
Implement secure encryption technologies ICTNWK502 AUU96

Module Group Group B Programming Specialist Electives

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Develop integration blueprint for ICT systems ICTPRG516 AUV89
Maintain functionality of legacy code programs ICTPRG526 AUV86
Implement security for applications ICTPRG507 AUV80
Perform ICT data conversion ICTPRG528 AUV91
Model data processes ICTSAD502 AUW01
Coordinate the build phase of an ICT system ICTPRG513 AUV78
Build advanced user interface ICTPRG505 AUV68
Review developed software ICTPRG515 AUV92
Build using rapid application development ICTPRG509 AUV85
Develop advanced mobile multi-touch applications ICTPRG601 AUW04
Debug and monitor applications ICTPRG503 AUV76
Manage a project using software management tools ICTPRG502 AUV75
Apply intermediate object-oriented language skills ICTPRG527 AUV94
Build Java applets ICTPRG525 AUV88
Minimise risk of new technologies to business solutions ICTSAD503 AUW03
Monitor and support data conversion to new ICT system ICTPRG511 AUV82
Model data objects ICTSAD501 AUW15
Apply advanced object-oriented language skills ICTPRG501 AUV71
Design application architecture ICTPRG506 AUV83
Install, test and evaluate pilot version of ICT system ICTPRG517 AUV99
Monitor the system pilot ICTPRG518 AUV96
Apply advanced programming skills in another language ICTPRG523 AUW10
Maintain custom software ICTPRG510 AUV74
Prepare for software development using rapid application development ICTPRG514 AUV84
Prepare for the build phase of an ICT system ICTPRG512 AUV90
Develop high-level object-oriented class specifications ICTPRG524 AUV93
Deploy an application to a production environment ICTPRG504 AUV81
Create mashups ICTPRG508 AUV77

Module Group Group C IT Support Specialist Electives

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Confirm transition strategy for a new system ICTICT504 AUU53
Establish and maintain client user liaison ICTSAS502 AUW51
Develop detailed component specifications from project specifications ICTICT502 AUU57
Perform systems tests ICTSAS503 AUW50
Implement process re-engineering strategies ICTICT506 AUU60
Update ICT system operational procedures ICTSAS506 AUW64
Review and develop ICT maintenance strategy ICTSAS510 AUW58
Produce a feasibility report ICTSAD506 AUW08
Provide client ICT support services ICTSAS509 AUW62
Develop, implement and evaluate an incident response plan ICTSAS501 AUW66
Research and review hardware technology options for organisations ICTICT501 AUU58
DETERMINE APPROPRIATE ICT STRATEGIES AND SOLUTIONS ICTICT510 AUU65
Plan process re-engineering strategies for business ICTICT512 AUU66
Validate quality and completeness of system design specifications ICTICT503 AUU56
Review and update disaster recovery and contingency plans ICTSAS505 AUW49
Develop and conduct client acceptance test ICTSAS504 AUW53
Use network tools ICTSAS517 AUW61
Select new technology models for business ICTICT507 AUX17
Install and upgrade operating systems ICTSAS518 AUW77
Identify and manage the implementation of current industry specific technologies ICTICT514 AUU59
Manage the testing process ICTSAS515 AUX07
Prioritise ICT change requests ICTSAS511 AUW65
Review and manage delivery of maintenance services ICTSAS512 AUW68
Verify client business requirements ICTICT515 AUU68
Implement and evaluate systems for regulatory and standards compliance ICTSAS507 AUW63
Determine appropriate ICT strategies and solutions ICTICT510 AUU65
Develop detailed test plans ICTSAS513 AUW55

Module Group Group D Web Design and Development Specialist Electives

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Develop website information architecture ICTWEB508 AUW86
Administer business websites and servers ICTWEB512 AUW94
Customise a complex ICT content management system ICTWEB507 AUW90
Produce basic client-side script for dynamic web pages ICTWEB411 AUP86
Implement and use web services ICTWEB515 AUW92
Develop complex cascading style sheets ICTWEB506 AUW89
Create web-based programs ICTWEB503 AUW88
Develop complex web page layouts ICTWEB505 AUW87
Implement quality assurance process for websites ICTWEB511 AUW91
Build a dynamic website ICTWEB501 AUW85
Create a markup language document to specification ICTWEB429 AUP99
Analyse information and assign meta tags ICTWEB510 AUQ02
Create dynamic web pages ICTWEB502 AUQ05
Research and apply emerging web technology trends ICTWEB516 AUW95
Build a document using eXtensible markup language ICTWEB504 AUW97
Use site server tools for transaction management ICTWEB509 AUW93

Module Group Group E Digital Games Specialist Electives

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Develop complex 3-D software for games and interactive media ICTGAM508 AUT83
Create complex 3-D characters for games ICTGAM526 AUU16
Manage technical art and rigging in 3-D animation ICTGAM519 AUU03
Manage testing of games and interactive media ICTGAM511 AUT87
Design and create models for a 3-D and digital effects environment ICTGAM514 AUT95
Create interactive 3-D environments for digital games ICTGAM521 AUU14
Design interactive 3-D applications for scientific and mathematical modelling ICTGAM509 AUT93
Design and create advanced particles, fluids and bodies for 3-D digital effects ICTGAM515 AUT90
Manage interactive media production ICTGAM504 AUT79
Analyse business opportunities in the digital games environment ICTGAM529 AUU05
Integrate database with online game ICTGAM527 AUT98
Apply digital texturing for the 3-D environment in digital games ICTGAM525 AUU20
Prepare games for different platforms and delivery modes ICTGAM510 AUT85
Collaborate in the design of 3-D game levels and environments ICTGAM523 AUU02
Animate physical attributes of models and elements ICTGAM518 AUT96
Create design concepts for digital games and 3-D media ICTGAM501 AUT82
Complete digital editing for the 3-D and digital effects environment ICTGAM522 AUT92
Integrate multiple data sources into interactive 3-D environments ICTGAM524 AUT99
Develop intermediate 3-D software for games and interactive media ICTGAM507 AUT84
Animate a 3-D character for digital games ICTGAM516 AUT91
Produce a digital animation sequence ICTGAM517 AUT89
Create and implement designs for a 3-D games environment ICTGAM512 AUT86
Create and combine 3-D digital games and components ICTGAM520 AUT94
Create complex code for mobile game devices ICTGAM506 AUU07
Create a complex 3-D interactive computer game ICTGAM503 AUP46

Module Group Group F Digital Media Technologies Specialist Electives

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Work effectively in the digital media industry ICTICT419 AUU51
Incorporate and edit digital video ICTDMT501 AUT55
ORIGINATE AND DEVELOP CONCEPTS BSBCRT501 AUI70
Build a graphical user interface ICTICT406 AUU31
Originate and develop concepts BSBCRT501 AUI70

Module Group Group G Project Management Specialist Electives

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Manage ICT projects ICTPMG501 AUV39

If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Part time enrolments are usually done in late January and mid June each year while online and continuous enrolment courses normally have enrolments available at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

call: 1300 300 822 or email: enquiry@nmtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1300 300 822 or email: enquiry@nmtafe.wa.edu.au

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
Completion of WACE General or ATAR (Minimum C Grades) or equivalent Completion of WACE General or ATAR or equivalent (minimum C Grades) Certificate III

 

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