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Certificate III in Information Digital Media and Technology

National ID: ICT30115 | State ID: AWB0

 

Looking to commence into an IT career?

When you complete the Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology you will be an attractive applicant for IT roles such as client support officer, IT technician, or ICT operations support.

You will gain the knowledge and skills to support a wide range of IT activities, including but not limited to: hardware installation and maintenance, PC operating system; networking operating system installation and management, advanced use of applications, workplace health and safety; simple website creation; social media use; develop digital images for use on the internet.

Any Certificate IV in Information Technology can be applied for after completing this course. There are no restrictions.

This course is a suggested entry point for Year 11 graduates or equivalent or those who have limited industry experience.

There are specialist streams within this parent qualification which are generally available. Details are on this website.

  • AA62 ICT30115 Certificate III In Information, Digital Media And Technology (Applications)
  • AA63 ICT30115 Certificate III In Information, Digital Media And Technology (Network Administration)
  • AA64 ICT30115 Certificate III In Information, Digital Media And Technology (Web-Based Technologies)
  • AA65 ICT30115 Certificate III In Information, Digital Media And Technology (Multimedia)

The Peel campus has a unique focus on developing these skills in this qualification: creating interactive 2D games, 3D modelling environments and animation, advanced features of computer applications, computer hardware and support, developing web design skills and developing professional communication.

The Centre for IT Excellence (CITE) provides state of the art and industry relevant training in information technology and creative media. We specialise in providing a pathway from foundation studies to higher education.

Entrance Requirements

Study pathway

Job opportunities

Entrance Requirements
Study pathway
Job opportunities

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this qualification, depending on the stream selected, will provide you with the opportunity to work in basic personal computer (PC) support, basic network/system administration or in first level help desk roles. Possible job roles include client support officer, help desk technician, ICT operations support, IT technician and PC support.

For information about jobs and pathways, please see
http://joboutlook.gov.au/

Further study opportunities:

  • ICT40115 Certificate IV in Information Technology
  • ICT40215 Certificate IV in Information Technology Support
  • ICT40315 Certificate IV in Web-Based Technologies
  • ICT40415 Certificate IV in Information Technology Networking
  • ICT40515 Certificate IV in Programming
  • ICT40815 Certificate IV in Digital Media Technologies
  • ICT40915 Certificate IV in Digital and Interactive Games
  • ICT41015 Certificate IV in Computer Systems Technology

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Overview

Fees and charges

Units

How to apply

Important information

Overview

Course Overview

Where Murdoch
Peel
Rockingham
Thornlie
Duration One semester full-time.
HowFull Time (On Campus)
Part Time
Traineeship
WhenAvailable Semester 1, 2018
Fees and charges

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

View our 2017 Indicative Fees list.

These fees are indicative only for students enrolling in government funded courses on a full time basis.

The indicative fees for a course may differ between training providers due to the units they have included in the course outline. These differences generally result from adapting courses to meet local industry needs. The actual cost of a course will also vary if different electives are chosen by the student.

Other charges may apply.

VET Student Loans 

Students in an eligible diploma qualifications and above may be assisted through a loan under the Commonwealth Government's VET Student Loan scheme. For more information on entrance requirements and eligible course list please see www.education.gov.au/vet-student-loans 

For information on VET Student Loans at South Metropolitan TAFE please visit the Student Loans page.

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the  TAFE International WA website 

Units

The units in Traineeships and Apprenticeships are customised according to the individual Training Agreement that is negotiated with the employer and may vary (within the Qualification rules) in each case.

Applications I
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Create a simple markup language documentICTWEB301AUW82
Produce digital images for the webICTWEB303AUW76
Use social media tools for collaboration and engagementICTWEB201AUW83
Applications II
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Create user documentationICTICT301AUU24
Use advanced features of computer applicationsICTICT308AUU37
Hardware
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Care for computer hardwareICTSAS303AUW21
Connect internal hardware componentsICTICT303AUU27
Install and optimise operating system softwareICTICT302AUU25
Run standard diagnostic testsICTSAS301AUW35
Netowrking II
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Install and manage network protocolsICTNWK305AUP59
Install, configure and secure a small office or home office networkICTSAS307AUW23
Networking I
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Administer network peripheralsICTNWK304AUP60
Determine and action network problemsICTNWK302AUP58
Provide network systems administrationICTNWK301AUP69
Professional Practice
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practicesBSBSUS401AWF71
Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultation processesBSBWHS304AUH98
Work and communicate effectively in an ICT environmentICTICT202AUX00
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Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

  • This course uses TAFE Admissions. To study full-time in Semester One 2018, apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au/ on or after September 1st, 2017 and before December 8th, 2017 to be included in the first round of offers. Applications will continue to be accepted until January 3rd, 2018 but will only be included in second round offers.
  • For apprenticeships and traineeships (where available), you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.
  • For international students (where available), contact
    www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.
  • For all other courses, or if you need help or have questions please call us on
    1800 001 001 or email us at info@smtafe.wa.edu.au

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

If you are unsure if you have the entry requirements (meet one of the three columns below), please apply anyway with as much information as you can provide, alternatives such as literacy or numeracy tests, or entry based on past experience may be possible. 1800 001 001 for more information.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate I or Certificate II

  • This course uses TAFE Admissions. To study full-time in Semester One 2018, apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au/ on or after September 1st, 2017 and before December 8th, 2017 to be included in the first round of offers. Applications will continue to be accepted until January 3rd, 2018 but will only be included in second round offers.
  • For apprenticeships and traineeships (where available), you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.
  • For international students (where available), contact
    www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.
  • For all other courses, or if you need help or have questions please call us on
    1800 001 001 or email us at info@smtafe.wa.edu.au

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

If you are unsure if you have the entry requirements (meet one of the three columns below), please apply anyway with as much information as you can provide, alternatives such as literacy or numeracy tests, or entry based on past experience may be possible. 1800 001 001 for more information.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate I or Certificate II

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