Are your lack of IT skills holding you back from the career of your dreams? The ICT50115 Diploma of Information Technologycan prepare you for an exciting and challenging career in the rapidly evolving information technology field, where the demand for qualified professionals is always growing. You’ll learn how to provide a broad range of support to small-to-medium businesses, developing a strong foundation in computing, hardware, multimedia technologies, and operating and network systems.
Should I enrol?
The ICT50115 Diploma of Information Technology course is for you if you’re keen to learn a wide range of general ICT technologies.
What will I learn?
A broad range of IT skills such as networking, IT support, database development, programming and web development;
How to administer and manage information and communications technology support;
Principles of effective communication, teamwork and problem solving.
How will I learn?
You will study online at your own pace. You’ll be required to complete written, practical and oral assignments. Learning is self-paced over a 12-month period with opportunity to extend if required. You’ll receive full trainer support during your studies.
What are the entry requirements?
TrainSmart Australia will assess a students’ ‘academic suitability’ to ensure the student has the best chance of success. This is determined by either:
The student providing TrainSmart Australia with a copy of an Australian year 12 Certificate; or,
The student providing TrainSmart Australia with a copy of a Certificate IV qualification (or above) or,
The student completing the Core Skills Profile for Adults online assessment passing at or above Exit Level 3 in the Australian Core Skills Framework in both reading and numeracy.
In addition to the above entry requirements, the College will consider whether the student applying to enrol demonstrates the capacity to meet the demands of their chosen course. Student academic suitability is determined through a one to one career counselling session. The student will be advised whether he or she is considered to be academically suited, or alternative study pathways may be offered.
What are my career prospects?
There is a strong demand for people qualified in IT, especially as technology progresses. You will be well placed to work in areas like network management, systems design, software development and web application.
How much is the course?
The maximum tuition fee for this online Diploma of Information Technology is $10,300. We offer a number of flexible payment options sure to suit your needs, including:
24 month interest-free payment plan. No deposit, no interest to pay for 24 months.
VET Study Loan – Australian Government income contingent loan which allows you to study now and pay later.
VET Study Loan is available
VET Study Loan is an Australian Government loan program available to Australian citizens. For this ICT50115 Diploma in Information Technology you can take out a VET Student Loan which you will pay back once you are earning above a certain threshold. There are 16 units as listed below.
Ensure a safe workplace
Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability
Implement server virtualisation for a sustainable ICT system
Install an enterprise virtual computing environment
Configure an internet gateway
Install and upgrade operating systems
Create a markup language document to specification
Build a document using eXtensible markup language
Install, configure and test a server
Use network tools
Install and configure network access storage devices
Configure an enterprise virtual computing environment
Manage an enterprise virtual computing environment
Gather data to identify business requirements
Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the enterprise
Develop detailed component specifications from project specifications
Confirm transition strategy for a new system
Perform systems tests
Manage ICT projects
Evaluate vendor products and equipment
Complimentary services and career guidance
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