ICT50118 Diploma of Information Technology


CRICOS Course Code: 098615C      |     SYDNEY CAMPUS

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.

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.

Skills you will be developing:

  • Communicating concepts and solutions for complex issues to colleagues and clients
  • Transferring and applying theoretical concepts and technical or creative skills to a range of situations information from a variety of sources
  • Using project planning skills in relation to project scope, time, cost, quality, communications and risk management
  • Analysing requirements and devising solutions to technical problems or management issues
Course Structure
  • Verify business requirements against safety
    BSBWHS501 Ensure a safe workplace
    ICTICT515 Verify client business requirements

  • Software Testing
    ICTPRG529 Apply testing techniques for software development

  • Evaluate and communicate business requirements
    ICTSAS502 Establish and maintain client user liaison
    ICTICT509 Gather data to identify business requirements

  • Develop and deploy object oriented applications
    ICTPRG527 Apply intermediate object-oriented language skills
    ICTPRG520 Validate an application design against specifications
    ICTPRG504 Deploy an application to a production environment

  • Build dynamic websites
    ICTWEB516 Research and apply emerging web technology trends
    ICTWEB501 Build a dynamic website
    ICTDBS504 Integrate database with a website
    ICTWEB502 Create dynamic web pages
    ICTWEB505 Develop complex webpage layouts

  • Advanced programming
    ICTPRG502 Manage a project using software management tools
    ICTPRG501 Apply advanced object-oriented language skills
    ICTPRG523 Apply advanced programming skills in another language

  • Sustainability
    BSBSUS501 Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability

  • Database Design
    ICTDBS502 Design a database

  • Project Management
    ICTICT517 Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the organisation
    ICTPMG501 Manage ICT projects

Intake Dates 2020
06 Jan 2020
06 Apr 2020
06 Jul 2020
05 Oct 2020

Mode of Delivery
Face to face + online

Full time – 52 weeks

Contact Hours
Full time - 20 hours/ week
Part time available (Australian students only)
All students :
18 years or older and completed Year 12 or equivalent; or a Certificate IV qualification
International Students :
Year 12 completion or equivalent or able to declare language literacy and numeracy competency (candidates should be able to read and write English to approximately year 12 level or equivalent).
International Students :
IELTS 5.5 with no individual band below 5.0 (or the equivalent recognised English test).
After achieving the ICT50115 Diploma of Information Technology, candidates may undertake the ICT60315 Advanced Diploma of Information Technology Business Analysis, or a range of other ICT Advanced Diploma or other higher education sector qualifications
  • Application Support Officer
  • ICT Office Manager
  • Analyst Programmer
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