Diploma of Information Technology
Information Technology course details
Course description and aims
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.
No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.
Enrol at any location
Attend the following information session to meet with the teaching staff, discuss the course and get more information about enrolment and next steps.
Tuesday, 30 January 2018 at 2:00pm, or 6.00pm, at Sutherland College, Loftus Campus, Rawson Avenue, Building G, Level 1, Room G1.19.
You will need to attend approximately 20 hours of class over 4 days a week for 1 semester. Indicative timetable: Tuesday and Wednesday, 9:30am to 4:00pm; Thursday, 11:00am to 4:00pm; Friday, 10:00am to 2:30pm
To apply for this course you must meet the Smart and Skilled eligibility criteria: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled
GET YOUR UNIQUE STUDENT IDENTIFIER (USI)
Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit http://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi to request a USI. Remember to add Sydney TAFE to your account via the Manage Permissions page (code: 90003, name: TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute).
Find out more about applying and enrolling: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/applying-and-enrolling
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.
For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled.
PAYMENT OPTIONS AND ASSISTANCE
This course is approved for a Commonwealth VET Student Loan (VSL). If you meet the VSL eligibility and academic suitability requirements, you are able to apply to the Commonwealth for a loan to cover all or part of your course fee. We will ask you whether you would like to apply for a VET Student Loan when you enrol and advise you of the process.
Find out more about VET Student Loans at http://studyassist.gov.au/sites/studyassist/vet%20student%20loans/pages/vet%20student%20loans
Direct payment by Unit of Study instalments is available for this course.
The Units of Study and associated fees for this course are detailed below. Fees are charged on the census day for each unit of study. To secure a loan for part or all of your course, you must be eligible and submit a valid application to the Commonwealth for a VET Student Loan. You may withdraw prior to the census date without incurring a fee.
Find out about recognition: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/recognition
Financial assistance: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/financial-assistance
Units of Study
|Code||Name||Start Date||End Date||Census||Amount|
|UOS VSL-Diploma of Information Technology||2018/02/05||2018/04/13||2018/03/05||$1354.00|
|UOS VSL-Diploma of Information Technology||2018/02/05||2018/04/13||2018/04/03||$1354.00|
|UOS VSL-Diploma of Information Technology||2018/04/30||2018/06/22||2018/06/04||$1352.00|
|Number||Subject name||Nominal hours|
|ICTWEB512||Administer business websites and servers||30|
|ICTWEB501||Build a dynamic website||60|
|ICTNWK525||Configure an enterprise virtual computing environment||60|
|ICTWEB429||Create a markup language document to specification||20|
|ICTNWK505||Design, build and test a network server||50|
|BSBSUS501||Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability||50|
|BSBWHS501||Ensure a safe workplace||60|
|ICTSAS502||Establish and maintain client user liaison||20|
|ICTICT509||Gather data to identify business requirements||30|
|ICTNWK502||Implement secure encryption technologies||20|
|ICTNWK535||Install an enterprise virtual computing environment||60|
|ICTNWK503||Install and maintain valid authentication processes||25|
|ICTSAS518||Install and upgrade operating systems||50|
|ICTDBS504||Integrate database with a website||25|
|ICTPMG501||Manage ICT projects||80|
|ICTSAS515||Manage the testing process||20|
|ICTICT511||Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the enterprise||50|
|ICTICT501||Research and review hardware technology options for organisations||20|
|ICTSAS505||Review and update disaster recovery and contingency plans||30|
|ICTWEB509||Use site server tools for transaction management||20|