Diploma of Information Technology (ICT50115)

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Course Information
Course Name Diploma of Information Technology (ICT50115)
ATMC Code ICT50115
Duration (Part Time) N/A
Duration (Full Time) 52 Weeks
2016 Course Fees 6,900
2017 Course Fees 9,900
Intake Dates N/A
University ATMC VET Programs
Campus Melbourne
Faculty ATMC Pathway Diplomas

Program outline:

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.

Career Opportunities:

Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include information systems office manager, office systems administrator, IT office manager, IT systems administrator and systems manager.

Entry Requirements:

  • Completion of Senior High School (Year 12 in Australia or equivalent in student's country of origin)
  • Applicants must be 18 years or above
  • A minimum level of IELTS 5.5 or equivalent


Pathways into the qualification:
Preferred pathways for candidates considering this qualification may include after achieving ICT40115 Certificate IV in Information Technology, or other relevant qualifications or with demonstrated vocational experience in a range of work environments using a wide range of information technologies.

Pathways from the qualification:
ICA60115 Advanced Diploma of Information Technology or other ICT Advanced Diploma qualifications or Higher Education programs.


This course holds National Accreditation

Course Structure:

BSBWHS501     Ensure a safe workplace
BSBSUS501      Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability
ICTICT509       Gather data to identify business requirements
ICTICT511       Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the enterprise
ICTWEB411      Produce basic client-side script for dynamic web pages
ICTWEB429      Create a markup language document to specification
ICTWEB501      Build a dynamic website
ICTWEB502      Create dynamic web pages
ICTWEB503      Create web-based programs
ICTNWK515     Develop configuration management protocols
ICTNWK516     Determine best-fit topology for a local network
ICTNWK517     Determine best-fit topology for a wide area network
ICTNWK518     Design an enterprise wireless local area network
ICTDBS502      Design a database
ICTPRG425      Use structured query language
ICTPRG501      Apply advanced object-oriented language skills
ICTPRG524      Develop high-level object-oriented class specifications
ICTPRG525      Build java applets
ICTSAD501      Model data objects

Delivery and Assessment Methods:

Delivery methods include classroom based training sessions based on theory classes and practical sessions involving small groups and individual activities. Assessment methods include written test, observation, research, and project.