ICT50220 Diploma of Information Technology

CRICOS Course Code: 108962H

This qualification will provide students with the skills and knowledge to successfully work in an IT environment. This course is not restricted to business analysis, designing and implementing technical requirements, quality assurance processes and contingency plans for business.

Individuals may apply their skills across a wide range of industries, business functions and or as a business owner(sole trader/contractor).

Employment Pathway

  • Business analytics consultant
  • BI specialists
  • Business systems analyst
  • Business Owner
  • Information analyst
  • Information manager/information officer
  • ICT project manager

Entry Requirements

  • Be over the age of 18
  • Demonstrate good command of written and spoken English
  • Verified evidence of IELTS Level 5.5
  • Provide your own Laptop and/or tablet
  • Have completed an equivalent secondary schooling level of a High School Certificate or can demonstrate suitable work experience.

The Course Facts

Duration: 60 weeks plus 18 weeks of breaks (One and a half years)

2022/2023 Start Dates:

Term 1 – 04 Jul – 2022

Term 2 – 03 Oct -2022

Term 3 – 02 Jan -2023

Term 4 – 03 Apr -2023

Term 5 – 03 Jul – 2023

Term 6 – 02 Oct -2023

Delivery mode: 

14 hrs of face-to-face and 6 hours of online learning per week.

Sydney locationLevel 2&4 616-620 Harris Street, Ultimo NSW 2007

Course Structure

The course will be delivered in six terms over three semesters over a one-and-a-half-year period.

The following identifies each term and the units of competency to be delivered:

 Term One

  •  ICTICT517 Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the organisation
  •  BSBPMG532 Manage project quality
  •  ICTSAD508 Develop technical requirements for business solutions
  •  ICTICT523 Gather data to identify business requirements

 Term Two

  • BSBCRT512 Originate and develop concepts
  • BSBXTW401 Lead and facilitate a team
  • ICTICT532 Apply IP, ethics and privacy policies in ICT environments

 Term Three

  • BSBXCS402 Promote workplace cyber security awareness and best practices
  • ICTSAS527 Manage client problems
  • BSBPMG537 Manage project Procurement

Term Four

  • BSBPMG536 Manage project risk
  • BSBPMG537 Manage project Procurement
  • BSBPMG539 Manage project Governance

Term Five

  •  ICTSAS526 Review and update disaster recovery and contingency plans
  •  ICTICT435 Create technical documentation
  •  ICTSAD503 Minimise risk of new technologies to business solutions

Term Six

  •  ICTSAD509 Produce ICT feasibility reports
  •  ICTICT443 Work collaboratively in the ICT industry
  •  ICTDAT501 Gather, Analyse and verify data from different source inputs 
  • PSPPCM023 Manage strategic contracts