This course meets Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government's National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET).
Studying this course leads to a qualification that's recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.
This online Diploma of Information Technology (ICA50111) course from SEEK Learning, delivered in partnership with the Open Training and Education Network, is the perfect way to advance your IT skills and make the leap into more senior IT roles.
The course has a strong practical focus and trains students to identify business requirements and implement effective IT strategies and solutions to meet these needs.
Students learn how to use structured query language (SQL), model data objects and solutions, develop website information architecture, and integrate sustainability concepts in ICT planning and projects.
To be eligible for this course you must have:
Literacy and numeracy skills to at least HSC level or equivalent
Sufficient digital literacy skills (for instance, use a browser and independently administer a computer including the installation of software and software updates)
The preferred pathway for this course is:
A Certificate IV in Information Technology
1 year of full-time experience in an IT role
Areas of study
In this information technology program, you will study the following:
ICTICT418 - Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment
ICTICT401 - Determine and confirm client business requirements
ICTICT509 - Gather data to identify business requirements
ICTICT515 - Verify client business requirements
ICTWEB429 - Create a markup language document to specification
BSBSUS501 - Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability
ICTPRG425 - Use structured query language
ICTSAD506 - Produce a feasibility report
ICTICT510 - Determine appropriate ICT strategies and solutions
ICTSAD501 - Model data objects
ICTSAD502 - Model data processes
ICTNWK514 - Model preferred system solutions
ICTSUS6233A - Integrate sustainability in ICT planning and design projects
ICTICT511 - Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the enterprise
ICTWEB508 - Develop website information architecture
If you are an Australian citizen you may be eligible to receive VET FEE-HELP for most OTEN programs, meaning you can defer payment of your course fees. Additionally, if you are an Australian resident you may also be eligible to receive Abstudy/Austudy or Youth Allowance.
You may be eligible to receive VET FEE-HELP for this course!
This course can be paid for through the VET FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).
SEEK Learning offers a vast selection of tertiary and vocational courses through some of Australia’s leading education providers. You can study an accredited TAFE, university and IT course, as well as customised training packages, from recognised course providers. With flexible study and finance options and many courses available through correspondence and online studies, you can gain any number of career-boosting qualifications at your convenience with SEEK Learning.
As a student of OTEN through SEEK Learning, you will be periodically contacted by your teachers to discuss your education progress. Your enquiries will also receive priority attention and your assignments will be marked and returned within seven working days.