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The IT industry is booming and there’s no shortage of jobs for those with the right skills. Do you have a head for logic and problem-solving? Then now’s the time to get in on the action.

The opportunities in IT are truly mind-boggling, and new roles are developing all the time as technology evolves and grows. Some of the most sought-after workers include web developers, IT architects, network engineers, database specialists and technical support. No matter what your role in any business, IT skills and knowledge are always going to give you a competitive advantage.

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  • Internet Communities and Social Networks

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    HECS-HELP, FEE-HELP

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    In this online unit in Internet Communities and Social Networks, students investigate the positive and negative aspects of the rise of internet communities, networks and online social interaction.
  • Document Markup Languages

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    FEE-HELP

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    Document Markup Languages is an online unit offered by RMIT that introduces the principles, use and application of document annotation systems, particularly for the internet.
  • Programming in C

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    FEE-HELP

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    The online unit, Programming in C, through Griffith University extends the study of programming principles, including defensive programming, debugging, testing, coding standards and practices.
  • Programming 1

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    FEE-HELP

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    Learn the basics of object-orientated programming with this online Programming 1 unit from RMIT.
  • Diploma of Information Technology Systems Administration

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    Payment plan, Upfront payment

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    The Diploma of Information Technology (Systems Administration) (ICT50315) course will give you the IT skills to become a systems administrator.

  • Professional Reading and Writing in Information Systems Strategy

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    HECS-HELP, FEE-HELP

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    This online unit in Professional Reading and Writing in Information Systems Strategy examines the relationship between information systems and its organisational context, and how it can be used for strategic competitive advantage.

IT news & views

Jobs Australia 2014: Where are the jobs in Tasmania?

As agriculture, forestry and fishing continue to contract, which industries will take up the slack? The Jobs Australia 2014 report from the ABS follows the ups and downs of this shaky jobs market so you can put your eggs in a hardier basket.

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Jobs Australia 2014: Where are the jobs in New South Wales?

With the largest workforce in the country and growth in mining halved, where will the jobs lie for New South Wales? The Jobs Australia 2014 report from the Australian Bureau of Statistics predicts the fastest-growing industries to 2018.

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IT career fact sheet

Considering a career in IT? Check out this career fact sheet for everything you need to know about the information technology industry, at a glance.

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Regional Australia: Is the grass really greener?

Regional cities are booming with job opportunities ripe for the picking. Is regional Australia where it’s at?

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IT sample resumes & cover letters

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