Canterbury Business College

Information Technology

ICT50220 - Diploma of Information Technology

CRICOS Code: 106646C
Duration: 65 Weeks (Includes Term Breaks)
Total Fees AUD: $12,000.00

This qualification reflects the role of individuals in a variety of information and communications technology (ICT) roles who have established specialised skills in a technical ICT function.
Individuals in these roles carry out moderately complex tasks in a specialist field, working independently, as part of a team or leading a deliverable with others. They may apply their skills across a wide range of industries, business functions and departments, or as a business owner (sole trader/contractor).
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At the time of selecting the course the student can choose a ICT50220 Diploma of Information Technology – General or one of the specialisations.
• General, • Specialisations, • Advanced Programming OR • Database and Data Management OR • Cyber Security

Entry Requirements
• An overall IELTS band 5.5 or equivalent and above
• 18 years and above with a High School Certificate (Year 12)
• Learners must hold basic IT skills, complete a Pre-training review during the enrolment process and demonstrate their learning capacity to undertake the course.
• Where a candidate has completed a Certificate II, III, IV, or Diploma, it is advised that they do provide verified copies of it, at the time of application for recognition purposes

Course Pathways
Student can choose to continue studying at CBC in other courses (Business/ Leadership and Management/ Commercial Cookery/ Hospitality Management) or may choose to study at a Higher Education / University.

Total number of units - 20, 6 core units and 14 elective units.

Cluster Name Unit Code Unit Name Core / Elective
IT Project Planning & Business Analysis ICTICT532 Apply IP, ethics and privacy policies in ICT environments Core
ICTSAS527 Manage client problems Core
BSBXCS402 Promote workplace cyber security awareness and best practices Core
ICTSAS502 Establish and maintain client user liaison Elective
ICTSAD507 Design and implement quality assurance processes for business solutions Elective
IT Project Concepts & Business Management BSBCRT512 Originate and develop concepts Core
BSBXTW401 Lead and facilitate a team Core
ICTICT517 Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the organisation Core
ICTICT435 Create technical documentation Elective
ICTICT523 Gather data to identify business requirements Elective
Intermediate Programming ICTPRG547 Apply advanced programming skills in another language Elective
ICTPRG549 Apply intermediate object-oriented language skills Elective
ICTPRG540 Maintain custom software Elective
Data Management and Security ICTCYS407 Gather, analyse and interpret threat data Elective
ICTCYS613 Utilise design methodologies for security architecture Elective
ICTDBS503 Create a data warehouse Elective
ICTDBS505 Monitor and improve knowledge management systems Elective
General ICTPRG551 Apply testing techniques for software development Elective
ICTPRG533 Debug and monitor applications Elective
ICTPMG505 Manage ICT projects Elective
For more information on Training & Assessment Strategy for ICT50220 Diploma of Information Technology, please email: CBC at INFO