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ICT60115 - Advanced Diploma of Information Technology

This qualification provides high level information and communications technology (ICT), process improvement and business skills and knowledge to enable an individual to be effective in senior ICT roles within organisations. The qualification builds on a base core of management competencies, with specialist and general elective choices to suit particular ICT and business needs, especially in the areas of knowledge management and systems development.

Duration

Full time
49 weeks

Mode of Study

On Campus

Assessment

Assessment is both formative and summative and may include a combination of presentations, reports, projects, questioning, case studies and demonstrations.

Recognition of prior learning (RPL)

A student may be entitled to gain unit of competency credits or recognition, if what they have learned at work, from other programs, courses, from life experience or training provided at work is relevant to the course. SCEI recognises the AQF qualifications and statements of attainment issued by other registered training organisations. For further information see the RPL brochure or visit www.scei.edu.au

Entry requirements

To ensure an appropriate learning opportunity, candidates need to demonstrate a capacity to undertake study at Advanced Diploma level, this can be demonstrated via the following:

  • Successful completion of Year 12 or the equivalent level of study or mature aged entry
  • Successful completion of Language, Literacy and Numeracy Indicator Test
  • Candidates must be aged 18 or above
  • Moderate level of computer literacy required

Further Study Pathways

After achieving this Advanced Diploma course the individuals may continue their studies in Bachelor Degree course such as Information Technology or Business Information Systems at a higher education provider. Individuals may be eligible for credit into a bachelor degree. For further information contact individual universities.

Employment Opportunities

This course may provide employment opportunities as an IT specialist in the ICT Industry. Relevant job titles include:

  • Database systems administrator
  • Software developer/programmer
  • Knowledge manager
  • ICT infrastructure manager
  • Business development manager
  • Software manager

Core Units

BSBWOR502 - Ensure team effectiveness
ICTICT608 - Interact with clients on a business level
ICTICT610 - Manage copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment
ICTPMG609 - Plan and direct complex ICT projects
ICTSUS601 - Integrate sustainability in ICT planning and design projects 

 

Elective Units 

 

ICTICT508 - Evaluate vendor products and equipment
ICTICT602 - Develop contracts and manage contracted performance
ICTSAS601 - Implement change management processes
ICTSAD505 - Develop technical requirements for business solutions
ICTSAD504 - Implement quality assurance processes for business solutions
ICTDBS501 - Monitor and improve knowledge management system
ICTDBS601 - Build a data warehouse
BSBMGT608 - Manage innovation and continuous improvement
ICTSAS504 - Develop and conduct client acceptance test
ICTDBS504 - Integrate database with a website
ICTICT501 - Research and review hardware technology options for organisations

- ICT60115 - Advanced Diploma of Information Technology

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This qualification provides high level information and communications technology (ICT), process improvement and business skills and knowledge to enable an individual to be effective in senior ICT roles within organisations. The qualification builds on a base core of management competencies, with specialist and general elective choices to suit particular ICT and business needs, especially in the areas of knowledge management and systems development.

Duration

Full time
49 weeks

Mode of Study

On Campus

Assessment

Assessment is both formative and summative and may include a combination of presentations, reports, projects, questioning, case studies and demonstrations.

Recognition of prior learning (RPL)

A student may be entitled to gain unit of competency credits or recognition if what they have learned at work, from other programs, courses, from life experience or training provided at work is relevant to the course. SCEI recognises the AQF qualifications and statements of attainment issued by other registered training organisations. For further information see the RPL brochure or visit www.scei.edu.au

Entry requirements

  • Successful completion of Certificate IV in IT or above
  • Minimum English level of IELTS 5.5 or equivalent. Candidates originating from student visa assessment levels 1 and 2 without the required IELTS score can undertake Language, Literacy and Numeracy Indicator Test. For more information on student visa assessment levels, refer to Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) website (http://www.border.gov.au)
  • Participants must also be aged 18 or above

Further Study Pathways

After achieving this Advanced Diploma course the individuals may continue their studies in Bachelor Degree course such as Information Technology or Business Information Systems at a higher education provider. Individuals may be eligible for credit into a bachelor degree. For further information contact individual universities.

Employment Opportunities

This course may provide employment opportunities as an IT specialist in the ICT Industry. Relevant job titles include:

  • Database systems administrator
  • Software developer/programmer
  • Knowledge manager
  • ICT infrastructure manager
  • Business development manager
  • Software manager

Core Units

BSBWOR502 - Ensure team effectiveness
ICTICT608 - Interact with clients on a business level
ICTICT610 - Manage copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment
ICTPMG609 - Plan and direct complex ICT projects
ICTSUS601 - Integrate sustainability in ICT planning and design projects 

 

Elective Units 

 

ICTICT508 - Evaluate vendor products and equipment
ICTICT602 - Develop contracts and manage contracted performance
ICTSAS601 - Implement change management processes
ICTSAD505 - Develop technical requirements for business solutions
ICTSAD504 - Implement quality assurance processes for business solutions
ICTDBS501 - Monitor and improve knowledge management system
ICTDBS601 - Build a data warehouse
BSBMGT608 - Manage innovation and continuous improvement
ICTSAS504 - Develop and conduct client acceptance test
ICTDBS504 - Integrate database with a website
ICTICT501 - Research and review hardware technology options for organisations