Diploma of Information Technology Systems Administration (ICT50315)

Qualification: Diploma
Course Code: ICT50315
Study mode: Online
Payment options: VET FEE-HELP may be available
Duration: 12 months
Start date: Enquire now for upcoming start dates
Awarded by: Upskilled (RTO 40374); OR
TrainSmart (RTO 51771)
Course fees: Price may vary
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.

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About this course

The Diploma of Information Technology (Systems Administration) course offered by Upskilled will give you the skills to be able to administer a variety of networked computer systems.

Studying this course, you will gain strong foundational knowledge in information technology and administration. You will also have the opportunity to specialise your education by choosing elective units in virtualisation, sustainability and project management.  

Eligibility

Anyone can apply, however, it is recommended you follow one of these preferred pathways:

  • After achieving Certificate IV in Information Technology Support, or other relevant qualifications or units equivalent.

OR

  • Demonstrated vocational experience in a range of systems administration areas, including systems, internet, and intranet support or similar.

Areas of study

In this IT course, the subjects you will study include:

  • ICTSAS406 - Implement and hand over system components
  • ICTSAS505 - Review and update disaster recovery and contingency plans
  • ICTNWK513 - Manage system security
  • ICTICT418 - Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment
  • ICTSAS515 - Manage the testing process
  • BSBSUS501 - Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability
  • ICTSAS512 - Review and manage delivery of maintenance services
  • ICTSAS502 - Establish and maintain client user liaison
  • ICTTEN516 - Produce technical solutions from business specifications
  • ICTICT509 - Gather data to identify business requirements
  • ICTNWK535 - Install an enterprise virtual computing environment
  • ICTSAS517 - Use network tools
  • ICTSAS518 - Install and upgrade operating systems
  • ICTNWK505 - Design, build and test a network server
  • ICTNWK509 - Design and implement a security perimeter for ICT networks
  • ICTNWK527 - Manage an enterprise virtual computing environment
  • ICTNWK525 - Configure an enterprise virtual computing environment
  • ICTNWK501 - Plan, implement and test enterprise communication solutions
  • ICTSUS501 - Implement server virtualisation for a sustainable ICT system

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Upon completion of this IT diploma course, you will have a range of IT and computing skills which will qualify you for a range of positions, including:

  • Assistant IT manager
  • Assistant systems manager
  • Internet/intranet administrator
  • Systems administrator

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Finance options

If you are an Australian citizen you may be eligible to receive VET FEE-HELP, meaning you can defer your course fees.

Where a student finances the course fees through VET FEE-HELP, this course is delivered in partnership with TrainSmart (RTO 51771) via an auspice agreement.

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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).

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RTO 40374
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