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ICT50220 Diploma of Information Technology

ICT50220 Diploma of Information Technology (CRICOS Course Code: 106102B) 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 for more information.

The ICT50118 Diploma of Information Technology requires completion of 6 core units and 14 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
BSBCRT512 Originate and develop concepts Core
BSBXCS402 Promote workplace cyber security awareness and best practices Core
BSBXTW401 Lead and facilitate a team Core
ICTICT517 Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the organisation Core
ICTICT532 Apply IP, ethics and privacy in ICT environments Core
ICTSAS527 Manage client problems Core
BSBWHS521 Ensure a safe workplace for a work area Elective
BSBPEF501 Manage personal and professional development Elective
BSBOPS504 Manage Risk Elective
BSBTWK503 Manage meetings Elective
ICTNWK540 Design, build and test network servers Elective
ICTSAS506 Update ICT system operational procedures Elective
ICTNWK541 Configure, verify and troubleshoot WAN links and IP services Elective
ICTICT523 Gather data to identify business requirements Elective
ICTNWK539 Design and implement integrated server solutions Elective
ICTNWK556 Identify and resolve network problems Elective
ICTNWK558 Monitor and troubleshoot virtual computing environments Elective
ICTPRG544 Install, test and evaluate pilot version of ICT systems Elective
ICTPMG505 Manage ICT projects Elective
ICTICT518 Research and review hardware technology options for organisations 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)

Student Fees:

  • 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:

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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%)

Source: myskills