ICT50115 Diploma of Information Technology

Course Overview

This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to administer and manage information and communications technology (ICT) support in business using a wide range of 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 areas such as networking, IT support, database development, programming and web development.

What you will study

This program aims to instill a design thinking approach in students to provide them with a distinctive problem solving strength for solving web, app and UX design challenges. This program embeds a number of internationally recognized vendor certifications to ensure graduates are competitive in the job market.


Course Structure

ICTICT509 - Gather data to identify business requirements
ICTICT511 - Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the enterprise
BSBCRT501 - Originate and develop concepts
CUADIG502 - Design digital applications
ICTPMG501 - Manage ICT projects
Included Vendor Certification:
PRINCE2 logo
ICTPRG505 - Build advanced user interface
ICTPRG409 - Develop mobile applications
ICTICT406 - Build a graphical user interface
ICTPRG527 - Apply intermediate object-oriented language skills
ICTPRG525 - Build Java applets
Included Vendor Certification:
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ICTWEB411 - Produce basic client-side script for dynamic web pages
ICTWEB429 - Create a markup language document to specification
ICTWEB501 - Build a dynamic website
ICTWEB502 - Create dynamic web pages
ICTWEB503 - Create web-based programs
Included Vendor Certifications:

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BSBLDR502 - Lead and manage effective workplace relationships
BSBWOR502 – Lead and manage team effectiveness
BSBSUS501 - Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability
BSBWHS501 - Ensure a safe workplace
ICTICT419 - Work effectively in the digital media industry
Included Vendor Certification:

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How you can study

Classes are run using a range of flexible delivery models. Some classes are instructor led (in-class or online ) whilst others are self-managed online study. You can plan your-own timetable based on scheduled class times within the 12-month period. We recommend you plan this with a Learning Solutions Advisor when commencing your study.


Additional Information

Duration

This course can be completed over a 12 month period.

You can plan your own schedule and study subjects in the order you choose as part of the public schedule published on the New Horizons Australia Training Schedule. We recommend you plan this with your Learning Solutions Advisor when commencing your study.

Location

This course can be studied in SydneyBrisbane and Melbourne.

Classes are run using a range of flexible delivery models. Some classes are instructor led whilst others are self-managed online study. Most of the in-class courses can also be attended via remote connection.

You can plan your-own timetable based on scheduled class times within the 12-month period. We recommend you plan this with your Learning Solutions Advisor when commencing your study.

This combined in-class and online delivery approach provides great balance. It offers you maximum flexibility, whilst still getting direct access to accredited instructors and time to build a network with other students.

Entry Requirements

  • Students must be 18 years or over
  • Students must be an Australian citizen or resident
  • Students must have completed their final year of secondary schooling or equivalent
  • Students must complete a Learning, Literacy & Numeracy assessment

Tuition Fees and Payment Options

Course fees are fixed for the duration of your enrolment. The total tuition fees payable for this qualification are: AUD$12,000

Tuition fees are exempt from GST, and all materials and exam fees are included in the cost. There is no application fee for Domestic Students.

You can elect to pay via:

  • Self-funding, where you pay your own fees by credit card, direct debit or cash
  • Pay by Instalment with 50% on commencement and the balanced paid in quarterly instalments

To find out more about payment options please visit our Fees and Payment Options Page.

Assessment Methods

Students studying the ICT50115 - Diploma of Information Technology will be assessed via

  • project work
  • instructor observations; and
  • theory based assessments

To also gain the vendor certifications available through this qualification students must sit and pass the related exams. Vendor Certifications are a recommended, optional element of the program but not necessary to gain the Qualification.

Course Credit

Students may apply for course credit if they can demonstrate the required skills and knowledge. Speak with a Student Support Officer for more information.


Outcomes & Certifications

Successful completion of the ICT50115 - Diploma of Information Technology can lead to a range of possible career opportunities including Hardware Technician, ICT Customer Support, ICT Help Desk Officer, Web Administrator, Web Master or ICT Support Technician.

The unique benefit of studying your Diploma with New Horizons is that you also have the opportunity to gain internationally recognised Vendor Certifications. These Certifications are asked for by employers, and can help put you ahead in the job market.

By passing or completing the required exams or activities required for each certification, you can gain PRINCE2® Foundation and Practitioner, Microsoft HTML5/CSS3 and Java8 Eclipse Practitioner certifications.

Achieve more with New Horizons Australia Institute of Technology. Download the Course Guide and Apply Today.  


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Course Overview

This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to administer and manage information and communications technology (ICT) support in business using a wide range of 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 areas such as networking, IT support, database development, programming and web development.

STUDENT SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE.
Download the Course Outline (button right) and we'll contact you to talk through.

What you will learn

This program aims to instill a design thinking approach in students to provide them with a distinctive problem solving strength for solving web, app and UX design challenges. This program embeds a number of internationally recognized vendor certifications to ensure graduates are competitive the job market.


Course Structure

ICTICT509 - Gather data to identify business requirements
ICTICT511 - Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the enterprise
BSBCRT501 - Originate and develop concepts
CUADIG502 - Design digital applications
ICTPMG501 - Manage ICT projects
Included Vendor Certification:
PRINCE2 logo
ICTPRG505 - Build advanced user interface
ICTPRG409 - Develop mobile applications
ICTICT406 - Build a graphical user interface
ICTPRG527 - Apply intermediate object-oriented language skills
ICTPRG525 - Build Java applets
Included Vendor Certification:
Java8 logo
ICTWEB411 - Produce basic client-side script for dynamic web pages
ICTWEB429 - Create a markup language document to specification
ICTWEB501 - Build a dynamic website
ICTWEB502 - Create dynamic web pages
ICTWEB503 - Create web-based programs
Included Vendor Certifications:

HTML logo

Adobe logo
BSBLDR502 - Lead and manage effective workplace relationships
BSBWOR502 – Lead and manage team effectiveness
BSBSUS501 - Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability
BSBWHS501 - Ensure a safe workplace
ICTICT419 - Work effectively in the digital media industry
Included Vendor Certification:

New Horizons logo

How you can study

Students are required to attend class at least two days per week and will be required to complete self-paced study activities outside class-time. Students should expect to spend at least 20 hours per week studying, plus additional time required to complete assessments.


Addtional Information

Duration

This course is conducted over 52 weeks. There are four study terms of 8 weeks each. There is a 1 week holiday mid term, and 4 weeks holiday between terms.

Location

International Students can study the ICT50115 - Diploma of Information Technology in our Sydney, Brisbane or Melbourne campus.

Entry Requirements

  • Students must be 18 years or over.
  • Students must have completed their final year of secondary schooling or equivalent.
  • Students need to be able to demonstrate an IELTS score of 5.5 overall, with a minimum of 5 in any one band, or equivalent.

Tuition Fees and Payment Options

Course fees are fixed for the duration of your enrolment.

The total fees payable for this qualification are: AUD$14,850. This is broken into two payments:

Payment 1: 

Before we can issue a Confirmation of Enrolment, you will be required to pay

  • a non-refundable Enrolment fee of AUD$350
  • a Materials fee of AUD$500, and
  • 50% of your Tuition fees AUD$7,000

A Confirmation of Enrolment is required to apply for your Student Visa.

Payment 2: 

Payment 2 is required after you have completed 50% of your course. You will be required to pay the outstanding balance of your Tuition fees of AUD$7,000.

 

STUDENT SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE.
Download the Course Outline (button above) and we'll contact you to talk through.

Assessment Methods

Students will be assessed via

  • project work
  • instructor observations; and
  • theory based assessments.

To gain the vendor certifications available through this qualification you must sit and pass the related exams. This is a recommended, optional element of the program but is not required in order to gain the qualification.

Course Credit

Students may apply for course credit if they can demonstrate the required skills and knowledge. Speak with a Student Support Officer for more information.


Outcomes and Certifications

Successful completion of the Diploma of Information Technology can lead to a range of possible career opportunities including IT networking, IT support, database development, programming and website or app developer.

The unique benefit of studying your Diploma with New Horizons is that you also have the opportunity to gain internationally recognised Vendor Certifications. These Certifications are asked for by employers, and can help put you ahead in the job market.

By passing or completing the required exams or activities required for each certification, you can gain PRINCE2 Agile® Practitioner and Java8 Eclipse Practitioner certifications

Achieve more with New Horizons Australia Institute of Technology. Download the Course Guide and Apply Today.  


Apply Now Download Course Outline Ask Questions



Nationally Recognised Training Logo

Australian Qualification Framework Logo

 This qualification is delivered in conjunction with New Horizons Learning Centres Australia”

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