ICT50315 Diploma of Information Technology Systems Administration
Play a critical role in a challenging field
Still searching for that perfect career that combines your problem-solving abilities, passion for technology and desire for a challenge? Look no further. IT systems administrators play a critical role in the operation of daily business, using their broad range of IT skills to provide responsive, high-level support. The ICT50315 Diploma of Information Technology Systems Administration will provide you with the skills and knowledge to administer a variety of networked computer systems. You’ll receive a strong foundation in information technology and learn how to provide troubleshooting, give support and implement system security.
Should I enrol?
This course is a great fit for anyone who wants to be competent in administering a range of networked computer systems.
What will I learn?
How to provide general IT support to organisations and businesses;
How to offer solutions to IT requests;
The skills to manage the day-to-day operations of IT systems to ensure they run effectively;
How to formulate a disaster recovery and contingency plan;
How to repair any faults and minimise system failures.
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 growing demand for competent IT professionals, with possible roles including computer technician, help desk officer, IT technician or database administrator.
How much is the course?
The maximum tuition fee for this course 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 ICT50315 Diploma in Technology Systems Administration you can take out a VET Student Loan which you will pay back once you are earning above a certain threshold.
Implement server virtualisation for a sustainable ICT system
Install an enterprise virtual computing environment
Design, build and test a network server
Install and upgrade operating systems
Design and implement a security perimeter for ICT networks
Use network tools
Manage system security
Plan, implement and test enterprise communication solutions
Configure an enterprise virtual computing environment
Manage an enterprise virtual computing environment
Review and update disaster recovery and contingency plans
Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an IT environment
Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability
Gather data to identify business requirements
Produce technical solutions from business specifications
Establish and maintain client user liaison
Review and manage delivery of maintenance services
Implement and hand over system components
Manage the testing process
Complimentary services and career guidance
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