ICT50220 Diploma of Information Technology

Program Details:

Qualification Code & Name: ICT50220 Diploma of Information Technology

Qualification Description:

This qualification reflects the role of individuals in a variety of information and communications technology (ICT) roles who have established specialised 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).

The skills required for these roles may include, but are not restricted to:

advanced networking: configuring and managing virtual computing environments, and security within ICT networks

advanced programming: applying intermediate and advanced programming skills, managing data and building advanced user interfaces to manage organisational requirements

back end web development: developing and maintaining website information architecture and data

business analysis: designing and implementing technical requirements, quality assurance processes and contingency plans for businesses

cloud architecture: developing, improving and designing cloud infrastructure, including disaster recovery plans

cloud engineering: building, implementing and managing cloud infrastructure and virtual networks

cyber security: protecting sensitive data and information through security architecture and developing disaster recovery and contingency plans

database and data management: creating, designing and monitoring systems that store data and optimise organisational knowledge management

front end web development: designing dynamic and complex websites, user experience solutions and documents using extensible mark-up languages

game art and design: creating complex 2D and 3D modelling and animation software through scripts and storyboards

game programming: creating complex 2D and 3D interactive games and media, building graphical user interfaces and applying artificial intelligence in game development

systems administration: reviewing maintenance procedures and support to help troubleshoot system applications

systems analysis: modelling and testing data objects, data processes and preferred ICT system solutions

telecommunications network engineering: managing logistics, organisational specifications, regulations and legislative requirements across network projects.

Licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification considerations

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

Qualification Requirements: Total number of units = 20

• 6 core units, plus
• 14 elective units

Delivery Mode/s:

Zoom online-based face to Face blended learning -online (Moodle) Check the timetable with student services.

Units of Competency:

Core Units:

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 in ICT environments

ICTSAS527 Manage client problems

Elective Units

ICTNWK529 Install and manage complex ICT networks

ICTPRG535 Build advanced user interfaces

ICTDBS507 Integrate databases with websites

ICTSAD507 Design and implement quality assurance processes for business solutions

ICTCLD501 Develop cloud disaster recovery plans

ICTCLD505 Implement cloud infrastructure with code

ICTCYS407 Gather, analyse and interpret threat data

ICTDBS503 Create a data warehouse

ICTICT530 Design user experience solutions

ICTGAM539 Create and implement designs for 3-D games environments

ICTGAM423 Apply artificial intelligence in game development

ICTNWK615 Design and configure desktop virtualisation

ICTNWK548 Model preferred system solutions

ICTICT519 Develop detailed component specifications from project specifications

Entry Requirements: No entry requirements for this qualification.

Pathways:

Career Opportunities:

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).