ICT50118 Diploma of Information Technology
ICT50118 Diploma of Information Technology (CRICOS Course Code: 099840G) this qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to administer and manage information and communications technology (ICT) support in small-to-medium enterprises (SMEs) using a wide range of general ICT 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 ICT areas such as networking, IT support, database development, programming and web development.
Potential Career Outcomes
After completing this course you can pursue a career a:
- ICT Manager
- Systems Administrator
- Network Administrator
Helpdesk Support Technician
Note: The information provided about this qualification on this page is intended for International students only. If you are an Australian student looking to undertake this qualification please contact us on 1300 732 781 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
The ICT50118 Diploma of Information Technology requires completion of 4 core units and 16 elective units.
The units of competence shown below have been selected by Ingress Training Academy based on the course purpose.
|Unit Code||Unit Title||Unit Type|
|BSBSUS501||Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability||Core|
|BSBWHS501||Ensure a safe workplace||Core|
|ICTICT509||Gather data to identify business requirements||Core|
|ICTICT517||Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the organisation||Core|
|ICTNWK504||Design and implement an integrated server solution||Elective|
|ICTNWK505||Design, build and test a network server||Elective|
|ICTNWK506||Configure, verify and troubleshoot WAN links and IP services in a medium enterprise network||Elective|
|ICTNWK532||Identify and resolve network problems||Elective|
|ICTNWK534||Monitor and troubleshoot virtual computing environments||Elective|
|ICTICT501||Research and review hardware technology options for organisations||Elective|
|ICTICT514||Identify and manage the implementation of current industry-specific technologies||Elective|
|ICTSAS505||Review and update disaster recovery and contingency plans||Elective|
|ICTSAS506||Update ICT system operational procedures||Elective|
|ICTSAS510||Review and develop ICT maintenance strategy||Elective|
|ICTPMG501||Manage ITC projects||Elective|
|ICTWEB512||Administer business websites and servers||Elective|
|ICTWEB516||Research and apply emerging web technology trends||Elective|
|ICTPRG517||Install, test and evaluate pilot version of ICT system||Elective|
|ICTSAD503||Minimise risk of new technologies to business solutions||Elective|
|BSBCRT501||Originate and develop concepts||Elective|
The required English language level for all Ingress Training Academy courses is one of the following:
|Item||Test Name||Acronym/also known as||Minimum test score|
|1||International English Language Testing system||IELTS Test||Overall band score 5.5 or higher|
|2||Test of English as a Foreign Language internet-based test||TOEFL iBT||Overall score 46 or higher|
|3||Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) test||Certificate in Advanced English||Overall score 162 or higher|
|4||Pearson Test of English Academic||PTE||Overall score 46 or higher|
The following conditions apply to the English Language Entry Requirements
- Original documentary evidence or certified copies must be provided.
- If the test is provided at the time the student submits their application, the test must have been taken within 2 years immediately before the date of the visa application.
- If the test is not provided at the time the student submits their application, the test must have been taken within 2 years immediately before Ingress make the decision to accept the student’s enrolment.
Applicants whose passport is from a country that does not require evidence of English language level for their Visa application at the time of their application may be granted a letter of offer without the need to provide evidence of completing one of the English tests noted above.
Students who have already have a satisfactory IELTS score and who are found to experience difficulty with the English language are counselled by the Principal Executive Officer to undertake further studies or remedial studies in English (ESL) for an appropriate duration.
Entry into this program requires International Students to fulfil requirements as listed below:
- Must be 18 years of age or over
- Proof of a completed year 12 (HSC or equivalent) and English Language Entry Requirements.
- Students will be required to bring their laptop device (BYOD – bring your own device) and access to internet.
20th January, 27th April, 13th July, 5th October
52 weeks; 40 weeks of tuition and up to 12 break weeks. Maximum break applies to courses crossing over the Christmas/New Year break.
2 days (7.5 hours per day per week) plus 5 hours per week tutorial (total 20 hours per week)
- Tuition Fees: $15,000.00 AUD
- Enrolment Fees: $250.00 AUD (non-refundable)
- Student Resources (textbook and printed notes): $500.00 AUD
- Total Fees: $15,750.00 AUD
Please contact Ingress Training Academy Administration Officer for more course cost detail:
Phone: 1300 732 781
Students outcomes in Australia:
Following are the top 3 occupation groups that surveyed graduates of the Information Technology field of education (at Diploma qualification levels) are employed as:
- Professionals (30.1%)
- Technicians and Trades Workers (20.6%)
- Sales Workers (13.3%)
Following are the top 3 industries that surveyed graduates of the Information Technology field of education (at Diploma qualification levels) are employed in:
- Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (29.9%)
- Retail Trade(14.6%)
- Accommodation and Food Services (12.8%)