Statement of Attainment in Swift Essentials - Part 1

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Start date:
Tue 13 Feb 2018
 –   Ultimo
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  • Swift Essentials - Part 1 course details

    Course description and aims

    Ever wanted to learn iOS application development? Be introduced to the fundamentals of object-orientated programming using Swift!

    If you have no programming experience this is the place to start. SwiftÂ’s syntax is easy to learn, read and understand and paired with Xcode it offers unparalleled simplicity, power and visualisation tools for grasping the essentials of programming.

    In this 2-Part course, Part 1 will cover:

    1. Understanding How Playground Works
    2. Simple Values (Data Types)
    3. Control Flows
    4. Functions and Closures
    5. Objects and Classes

    This 2-Part course is meant to provide a starting point for learning iPhone and iPad app development. After completing this course you become fully equipped to dive deep into our other Apple development courses.

    Course outcomes and careers

    Students may seek employment as junior developers, testers or support staff.

    Recommended Pathways

    Once completed the applicants can expect to become proficient in essentials of development with the Swift programming language. This is a recommended starting point for any aspiring mobile app developers and is a preferred pathway to our Develop iPhone Apps with Swift (Introductory) course

    Skill sets

    Skills in mac OS

    Entry requirements

    Basic computer literacy and proficiency is required.

    Enrol at any location

    Part Time Day
    Course start:
    Tue 13 Feb 2018
    Course duration:
    2 Weeks
    9 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, 7 February 2018 from 6:00pm at Ultimo College, Thomas Street Ultimo, Building G, Ground Level, Room GG.19.

    Indicative timetable:

    You will need to attend approximately 9 hours of class over 3 days per week for 2 weeks. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look is: Tuesday and Thursday, 1:30pm to 4:30pm; plus one full Saturday, 10:00am to 4:30pm.

    How to enrol or apply:

    To apply for this course you must meet the Smart and Skilled eligibility criteria:


    Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit 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:

    Fee information:


    This course is fully government-subsidised for eligible students, meaning you won't have to pay any course fees. It is part of a program to help people develop the skills they need to get a job, undertake entry level qualifications or transition to a new job.


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    ICTWEB201Use social media tools for collaboration and engagement20
    ICTICT202Work and communicate effectively in an ICT environment40



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