Diploma of Systems Analysis and Design

Diploma   NRT
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Start date:
Mon 24 Jul 2017
 –   Ultimo
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  • Systems Analysis and Design course details

    Course description and aims

    This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to determine client business requirements and to support a project team in the analysis and redesign of systems to ensure they meet client needs.

    Licensing/Regulatory Information
    No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

    Course outcomes and careers

    Entry requirements

    There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

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    Full Time
    Course start:
    Mon 24 Jul 2017
    Course duration:
    1 Semester
    Financial Assistance:
    VET Student Loan
    20 Hours per week
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    About offering:


    Attend the following information session to meet with the teaching staff, discuss the course and get more information about enrolment and next steps.

    Wednesday, 21 June 2017 or Wednesday 19 July 2017 at 2:00pm or 6:00pm at Ultimo College, Main Campus, 651-731 Harris Street, Building G, Level 1, Room G1.25.

    Indicative timetable:

    You will need to attend approximately 20 hours of class a week over 3-4 days. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look is: Monday to Friday, 9:00am to 1:00pm and or 1:30pm to 5.30pm.

    How to enrol or apply:


    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

    Fee information:


    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


    Resource will be required to successfully complete this course and will cost approximately $100.00.


    Fees, payment and refunds: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/fees-and-charges

    Financial assistance: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/financial-assistance

    Other Information:

    Timetables may need to be adjusted during the semester subject to availability of resources.

    Units of Study

    CodeNameStart DateEnd DateCensusAmount
    UOS VSL-Diploma of Systems Analysis and Design 2017/07/242017/09/082017/08/07$2320.00
    UOS VSL-Diploma of Systems Analysis and Design 2017/09/042017/10/202017/10/03$2320.00
    UOS VSL-Diploma of Systems Analysis and Design 2017/10/232017/12/012017/11/06$2320.00


    NumberSubject nameNominal hours
    ICTPRG501Apply advanced object-oriented language skills80
    ICTPRG523Apply advanced programming skills in another language80
    ICTPRG418Apply intermediate programming skills in another language80
    ICTICT403Apply software development methodologies20
    ICTICT418Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment40
    ICTPRG504Deploy an application to a production environment40
    ICTDBS502Design a database50
    ICTPRG506Design application architecture40
    ICTICT401Determine and confirm client business requirements40
    ICTICT502Develop detailed component specifications from project specifications40
    ICTSAS513Develop detailed test plans30
    ICTPRG524Develop high-level object-oriented class specifications60
    ICTICT509Gather data to identify business requirements30
    ICTSUS601Integrate sustainability in ICT planning and design projects55
    ICTPMG501Manage ICT projects80
    ICTICT511Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the enterprise50
    ICTSAD501Model data objects30
    ICTSAD502Model data processes30
    ICTICT512Plan process re-engineering strategies for business30
    ICTTEN516Produce technical solutions from business specifications50
    ICTPRG515Review developed software30



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