Diploma of Information Technology reflects the role of individuals in a variety of information and communications technology (ICT) roles who have established specialized skills in a technical ICT function. Individuals in these roles carry out moderately complex tasks in a specialist field, working independently, as part of a team, or leading a deliverable with others. They may apply their skills across a wide range of industries, business functions, and departments, or as a business owner (sole trader/contractor).
Face to Face at Level 5, 85 Queen Street, Melbourne, VIC 3000
The further study pathways available to students who undertake this qualification include:
|Career Outcomes:||Once you have successfully completed the ICT 50220 Diploma of Information Technology you can apply for jobs within a variety of information and communication technology (ICT) roles who have established specialized skills in a technical ICT function, advanced networking, database and data management, telecommunications network engineering, systems analysis, systems administration|
|Pre-requisites:||There are no pre-requisites for this qualification or any of the units of competency contained within it.|
Application Fee: $200 (non-refundable)
Resource Fee: $300 (non-refundable)
The ICT50220 Diploma of Information Technology requires the completion of 20 units 6 Core and 14 Electives
|Unit code||Unit Name|
|BSBCRT512||Originate and develop concepts|
|BSBXCS402||Promote workplace cyber security awareness and best practices|
|BSBXTW401||Lead and facilitate a team|
|ICTICT517||Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the organisation|
|ICTICT532||Apply IP, ethics and privacy policies in ICT environments|
|ICTSAS527||Manage client problems|
Electives (Advanced Networking Specialisation)
|ICTNWK540||Design, build and test network servers|
|ICTNWK546||Manage network security|
|ICTSAS526||Review and update disaster recovery and contingency plans|
|ICTWEB513||Build a dynamic website|
|ICTWEB518||Build a document using extensible markup language|
|ICTICT519||Develop detailed component specifications from project|
|ICTWEB520||Develop complex cascading style sheets|
|CTPMG505||Manage ICT projects|
|ICTSA518||Install and Upgrade Operating system|
|ICTSA506||Update ICT system operational procedure|
|ICTSA528||Review and develop ICT maintenance strategy|
|ICTNWK615||Design and configure desktop virtualization|
|ICTNWK542||Install, Operate, and troubleshoot medium enterprise routers|
|ICTNWK556||Identify and resolve network problems|
This program is to be delivered in a classroom-based environment at the main campus at Level 5, 85 Queen Street, Melbourne, VIC 3000. Each unit is delivered face to face to develop the knowledge and theoretical understandings required to undertake business roles and prepare for dealing with situations that arise in a business setting.
Students will be provided with a detailed learner guide and learning materials to support the assessment activities. The learning materials will include learning assessments and other reference material available from trainers relevant to the unit of competence being delivered. The learning materials will include learning assessments and other reference material available from trainers relevant to the unit of competence being delivered.
Ridge International College use a range of assessment methods to determine overall competency requirements for this unit of competency, which includes but not limited to:
Students are informed about specific assessment requirements at the beginning of each unit of competency along with the submission/completion timeframe. As this is competency-based training, the outcome of the student assessment will be deemed Competent (C ) or Not Yet Competent (NYC).
Students can apply for recognition of prior learning, and work experience towards this qualification. During the course of your life, you will develop a wide range of skills and knowledge. Through work, volunteer roles, family commitments, and various tasks undertaken in everyday life, you are building up a bank of knowledge. The evidence of these skills and knowledge accumulated can be used to help you gain a qualification. You can also apply for course credit if you have completed the same unit previously. To apply for RPL or credit transfer indicate your preference in the application form or speak to our staff at the time of enrolment. Refer to RPL/Credit Transfer policy for details.