Diploma of IT Technology Systems Administration
Make strategic decisions in IT
Would you like a career where you utilise a broad range of IT skills? The Diploma of Information Technology Systems Administration teaches you how to develop effective network systems, provide troubleshooting and support for systems and clients and to implement system security.
What you will learn
This course will give you a broad range of knowledge so you can provide general IT support to organisations and businesses and offer solutions to IT requests. It will give you the necessary skills to manage the day-to-day operations of IT systems to ensure they run effectively and how to formulate a disaster recovery and contingency plan. It will also mean you know how to repair any faults, to minimize system failures.
What are your career options with a Diploma of IT Technology Systems Administration?
Subjects studied on this course will set you up as a computer technician, help desk officer, IT technician or database administrator. There is always a demand for competent IT professionals, and this industry is growing.
How you will study
The Diploma of IT Technology Systems Administration is a nationally accredited qualification. Assessments are by way of written, practical and oral assignments. There are no exams and full trainer/assessor support is available throughout your studies.
There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification. 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.
Cost of this course
The current course cost is $11,400
Your fee payment options are:-
- Self-funded payment plan – pay your course fee by credit card, cheque, eft, or cash.
- 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 Diploma in Technology Systems Administration you can borrow a $10,000 VET Student Loan which you will pay back once you are earning above a certain threshold.
The extra payment can be made with $200 up front and $100 every month for 12 months. Alternatively you can fully fund the extra $1,400 in one payment.
Units of study
Module 1: Systems Implementation Part 1
ICTSUS501 Implement server virtualisation for a sustainable ICT system
ICTNWK526 Install an enterprise virtual computing environment
ICTNWK505 Design, build and test a network server
Module 2: Systems Implementation Part 2
ICTSAS518 Install and upgrade operating systems
ICTNWK509 Design and implement a security perimeter for ICT networks
Module 3: Business Continuity and Security Part 1
ICTSAS517 Use network tools
ICTNWK513 Manage system security
ICTNWK501 Plan, implement and test enterprise communication solutions
Module 4: Business Continuity and Security Part 2
ICTNWK525 Configure an enterprise virtual computing environment
ICTNWK527 Manage an enterprise virtual computing environment
ICTSAS505 Review and update disaster recovery and contingency plans
Module 5: Solutions Development
ICTICT418 Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an IT environment
BSBSUS501 Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability
ICTICT509 Gather data to identify business requirements
ICTTEN516 Produce technical solutions from business specifications
Module 6: Service Delivery and Governance
ICTSAS502 Establish and maintain client user liaison
ICTSAS512 Review and manage delivery of maintenance services
ICTSAS406 Implement and hand over system components
ICTSAS515 Manage the testing process
Complimentary services and career guidance
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