This is a one-year full-time course. Students may be able to enrol on a part-time basis. Please contact us to discuss part-time options.

Entry Requirements

  • Minimum 18 years of age
  • Completion of a Certificate IV in Information Technology (or equivalent) qualification
  • Basic computing skills and have access to a modern computer with internet
  • Complete a test to assess your LLN- language, literacy and numeracy skills or have a valid English Language Test (i.e. IELTS or PTE).
  • A minimum overall score of 5.5 is required for candidates with IELTS with a minimum score of 5 in each band. Comparable PTE results will also be accepted.

Delivery Method

The course is delivered in class, and face-to-face. Students will be required to attend lectures in the designated campus

Students will also be required to have access to a computer/smartphone and internet in order to complete online reading modules and assessments.

Units Covered in this course

Students must complete 20 units, 6 core and 14 elective, in order to be deemed competent.
  • BSBCRT512 Originate and develop concepts
  • BSBXCS402 Promote workplace cyber security awareness and best practices
  • BSBXTW401 Lead and facilitate a team
  • ICTICT517 Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the organisation
  • ICTICT532 Apply IP, ethics and privacy policies in ICT environments
  • ICTSAS527 Manage client problems
  • ICTSAS518 Install and upgrade operating systems
  • ICTCYS407 Gather, analyse and interpret threat data
  • ICTSAS524 Develop, implement and evaluate an incident response plan
  • ICTSAD501 Model data objects
  • ICTSAD502 Model data processes
  • ICTNWK615 Design and configure desktop virtualisation
  • ICTWEB513 Build dynamic websites
  • ICTWEB514 Create dynamic web pages
  • ICTDBS507 Integrate databases with websites
  • ICTSAS517 Use network tools
  • ICTNWK529 Install and manage complex ICT networks
  • ICTNWK536 Plan, implement and test enterprise communication solutions
  • ICTNWK531 Configure an internet gateway
  • ICTCYS610 Protect critical infrastructure for organisations