Diploma of Information Technology Systems Administration
Diploma of Information Technology Systems Administration (ICT50315)
Online On Campus
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Payment plan Upfront payment
70 weeks (online); 35 weeks (on campus)
Start anytime! (online); Set intake dates (on campus)
Martin (RTO 5806)
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.
The online Diploma of Information Technology Systems Administration (ICT50315) course offered by Martin provides you with the education and training to launch your IT career.
Studying this IT program, you will gain IT training focusing on systems administration. You will develop proficiency in using computers and computational techniques and learn how to build and configure a server in line with enterprise requirements.
If you'd prefer to study this course on campus, you can choose between one of the following locations:
Sydney - Level 1, 63 Oxford Street, Darlinghurst NSW 2010
Melbourne - Level 3, 30 Church Lane, Melbourne VIC 3000
Brisbane - Level 4, 119 Charlotte Street, Brisbane, Queensland 4000
To be eligible to enrol in this course, you must meet the following entry requirements:
Provide a copy of your Senior Secondary Certificate of Education (i.e. a Year 12 qualification); OR
Demonstrate that you have the capacity to successfully complete this course by achieving an Exit Level 3 score within the Australian Core Skills Framework assessments in reading and mathematics. This will be demonstrated through two short tests as a part of the enrolment process.
Areas of study
In this diploma course, the units of competency you may study include:
ICTICT418 - Contribute to copyright ethics and privacy in an IT environment
BSBSUS501 - Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability
ICTSAS517 - Use network tools
ICTSAS512 - Review and manage delivery of maintenance services
ICTTEN5204A - Produce technical solutions from business specifications
ICTNWK504 - Design and implement an integrated server solution
ICTSAS505 - Review and update disaster recovery and contingency plans
ICTICT509 - Gather data to identify business requirements
ICTSAD506 - Produce a feasibility report
ICTSAS406 - Implement and hand over systems components
ICTSAS502 - Establish and maintain client user liaison
ICTNWK509 - Design and implement a security perimeter for ICT networks
ICTNWK513 - Manage system security
ICTWEB501 - Build a dynamic website
ICTPRG527 - Apply intermediate object-orientated language skills
ICTSAS515 - Manage the testing process
ICTSAS513 - Develop detailed test plans
ICTSAS503 - Perform systems tests
ICTSAS504 - Develop and conduct client acceptance test
Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Diploma of Information Technology Systems Administration (ICT50315) from Martin.
By completing this course you will have the skills and qualifications to be able to work with businesses in developing and improving their IT systems. You will graduate from this course job-ready for positions such as:
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).
RTO 5806 Martin is a leading tertiary education institution offering a range of courses in events, business and management at certificate and diploma level. With over 35 years experience in the education sector, the college is focused on equipping students with the practical skills needed to enter the professional workforce. All Martin courses are accredited by the Australian Skills Quality Authority and meet the requirements of the VET Quality Framework.
Martin offers a range of student support services, and is dedicated to helping its students excel in their chosen field of speciality. As a Martin student you will be supported at every stage of your training; from talented mentors and one-on-one feedback sessions, through to academic skills workshops, and learning support services.
You will also be given access to the Basic Skill Key Builder, an online learning platform that creates individualised learning plans, houses interactive learning resources, and features support tutorials that are tailored to your needs.
Martin is dedicated to building inclusive learning environments, and provides disability services and free counselling sessions to promote wellbeing for all students.
Career Starter Program
Ensure you graduate job-ready with the help of Martin’s Career Starter Program. The program includes:
Careers counsellors: Available for personal guidance sessions, workshops, seminars, and mentoring.
Job placements: Short-term or part-time placements across a range of industries.
Internships: Gain valuable experience and start building your professional network.
Volunteer opportunities: Get a foot in the door and build valuable industry contacts.