Dual Diploma of Information Technology and Diploma of Information Technology Networking (ICT50115 & ICT50415)

Qualification: Diploma
Course Code: ICT50115 & ICT50415
Study mode: Online
Payment options: VET FEE-HELP may be available
Duration: 12 months
Start date: Anytime – start today!
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

By taking this online course tailored to distance education, you'll be awarded with a Diploma of IT and Diploma of IT Networking (ICT50115 & ICT50415). These nationally recognised qualifications will help you break into the IT industry with a broad range of skills, giving your career a competitive edge.

This dual diploma will teach you the fundamentals of systems administration, and introduce you to management and upkeep of a wide range of ICT technologies. You'll learn how to configure, deploy and administer industry standard software and hardware solutions, as well as understanding the key concepts behind system security, programming and database development.

Eligibility

The preferred pathway into this course involves:

  • Holding a Certificate IV in Information Technology or an equivalent qualification

OR

  • Having vocational experience in a range of systems administration areas including systems, internet or intranet support

Areas of study

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

  • ICTNWK526 - Install an enterprise virtual computing environment
  • ICTNWK525 - Configure an enterprise virtual computing environment
  • ICTNWK531 - Configure an internet gateway
  • ICTSAS518 - Install and upgrade operating systems
  • ICTSUS501 - Implement server virtualisation for a sustainable ICT system
  • ICTTEN514 - Install, configure and test a server
  • ICTNWK505 - Design, build and test a network server
  • ICTNWK507 - Install, operate and troubleshoot medium enterprise routers
  • ICTNWK508 - Install, operate and troubleshoot medium enterprise switches
  • ICTNWK509 - Design and implement a security perimeter for ICT networks
  • ICTNWK524 - Install and configure network access storage devices
  • ICTWEB429 - Create a markup language document to specification
  • ICTWEB504 - Build a document using eXtensible markup language
  • ICTICT418 - Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment
  • ICTNWK511 - Manage network security
  • ICTNWK513 - Manage system security
  • ICTNWK527 - Manage an enterprise virtual computing environment
  • ICTNWK533 - Configure and manage advanced virtual computing environments
  • ICTICT508 - Evaluate vendor products and equipment
  • ICTNWK534 - Monitor and troubleshoot virtual computing environments
  • 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
  • ICTSAS517 - Use network tools
  • ICTICT502 - Develop detailed component specifications from project specifications
  • ICTSAS503 - Perform systems tests
  • ICTPMG501 - Manage ICT projects
  • ICTNWK529 - Install and manage complex ICT networks
  • ICTNWK531 - Configure an internet gateway
  • ICTTEN5201A - Install, configure and test a server
  • ICTTEN611 - Produce an ICT network architecture design
  • ICTICT504 - Confirm transition strategy for a new system
  • BSBWHS501 - Ensure a safe workplace
  • ICTSAS505 - Review and update disaster recovery and contingency plans

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Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Diploma of Information Technology (ICT50115) and Diploma of Information Technology Networking (ICT50415) from Upskilled. This dual diploma is the ideal way to formalise your IT knowledge and kick start a career in the IT industry. A wide range of job opportunities exist that utilise the skillsets gained throughout this course. Such titles include:

  • Assistant IT manager
  • Internet / Intranet Administrator
  • Internet / Intranet Systems Administrator
  • Network Support Coordinator
  • Network Operations Analyst
  • Network Security Coordinator
  • Network e-Business Coordinator

IT and network administration professionals are widely employed in almost every industry in a support role, allowing technical specialisation in areas of interest as your career progresses.

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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
Upskilled is a leading Registered Training Organisation (RTO) that delivers innovative, effective and efficient vocational education, training and short courses for working professionals, job seekers and school leavers. As one of the largest RTOs in Australia, Upskilled partners with businesses and career-minded individuals to achieve amazing outcomes. Choose from over 100 qualifications across more than 20 disciplines and start chasing your dream career today. With Upskilled, you're qualifying for tomorrow!
As a student of Upskilled you will have access to continued support, advice and guidance from your online trainer via phone or email. Your trainer will give you valuable feedback on your assessments and help you with your course material. Additional support with your study is also available during out-of-work hours via phone or Skype.

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