(ICT50418) Diploma of Information Technology Networking

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Course Overview

TasTAFE teachers work closely with industry to ensure you are job ready when you graduate.  Graduates will be equipped with the hands-on technical skills that will give you the competitive edge in the industry. With Australia’s continued investment in the ICT industry, this course will set you up for a rewarding career.

CRICOS Code
0100327
AQF Code
ICT50418
Course Duration
50
Location
Hobart
Intake Dates
February, July
Study Mode
Full time, on campus.
Course Fee
$13,000
Additional Course Costs
$0
English Language Requirements
IELTS 5.5 (no band less than 5.0) or equivalent
Required Prior Study
Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology, and Certificate IV in Information Technology

Students will learn hands-on skills in the following emerging areas:

  • Cyber security
  • Design and implementation of networks
  • Network security
  • Infrastructure intelligence
  • Next-generation firewalls
  • Automation and orchestration
  • Cloud operating systems.

Career Opportunities

Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:

  • Network administrator
  • IT administrator
  • IT operations administrator
  • Network services administrator
  • Network support coordinator
  • Network operations analyst
  • Network security coordinator
  • Network e-business coordinator.

Entry Requirements

  • Successful completion of Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology, and Certificate IV in Information Technology
  • IELTS 5.5 General Training (no band less than 5.0) or equivalent.

Course Structure

To achieve a Diploma of Information Technology, 16 units must be successfully completed:

5 Core Units

Electives may vary from region to region, contact GETI Tasmania for a full list of electives.

5 Core Units
ICTICT418 Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment
ICTICT517 Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the organisation
ICTNWK529 Install and manage complex ICT networks
ICTSUS501 Implement server virtualisation for a sustainable ICT system
ICTTEN611 Produce an ICT network architecture design
11 Elective Units

Electives may vary from region to region, contact GETI Tasmania for a full list of electives.

Pathways to further study

Successful completion of the Diploma of Networking will give you guaranteed 1 year (8 units) credit towards the Bachelor of Information Technology, at the University of Tasmania.

Note: students on a pathway to University will need to meet the English language requirements for the course; IELTS (Academic) of 6.0 (no band less than 5.5).

 

Recognition of Prior Learning

You may also be able to apply for credit transfer for units/modules that you have completed previously at another training organisation.
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