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CERTIFICATE IV IN INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

National ID: ICT40115 | State ID: AWB5

 

Are you looking for career in IT technology?

When you complete the Certificate IV in Information Technology you will be an attractive applicant for in-demand IT roles such as ICT systems support, network support technician, website coordinator.

You will gain the career enhancing knowledge and skills to support a wide range of information technology fields; you will be able to specialise in ICT support, networking, programming, and website design and development. You will acquire valuable experience in small project management, fulfilling client expectations, and with workplace health and safety.

Dual qualification: this course is offered as a dual qualification with ICT41015 Certificate IV in Computer Systems Technology which saves time, effort and money. Ask for details on how two awards may be achieved by completing only one additional unit.

The Certificate IV in Computer Systems Technology is a WA Priority Skills course so lower tuition fees apply and employment prospects are higher.

This course suits Year 12 graduates or those who have relevant industry experience.

Completion of the Certificate IV in Information Technology opens up a range of further study options, including the Diploma of Information Technology or the Diploma of Networking and it may be used for entrance into many university courses.

The Peel campus has a unique focus on developing these skills in this qualification: developing 2D mobile interactive games, modelling and animating 3D characters, creating and editing digital videos, web design systems and programming, designing and programming 2D and 3D game environments, server management and computer hardware and system support.

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.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

When you complete the Certificate IV in Information Technology you will be an attractive applicant for in-demand IT roles such as network support technician, website coordinator, or ICT systems support.

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

Further study opportunities:

  • ICT50115 Diploma of Information Technology
  • ICT50415 Diploma of Information Technology Networking

Course overview

Course details

Course Overview

Where e-Tech
Peel
Rockingham
Thornlie
Duration One semester full-time
How Full Time (On Campus)
Part Time
When Available Semester 2, 2017

When you complete the Certificate IV in Information Technology you will be an attractive applicant for in-demand IT roles such as network support technician, website coordinator, or ICT systems support.

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

Further study opportunities:

  • ICT50115 Diploma of Information Technology
  • ICT50415 Diploma of Information Technology Networking

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

These fees are estimates 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.

Nominal hours are not hours of training or instruction. They are used to determine course fees and subsidy levels to reflect the cost to deliver quality training.

Other charges may apply.

Indicative Tuition Fees in 2017

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 

Business Processes

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Determine and confirm client business requirements ICTICT401 AUU30
Provide one-to-one instruction ICTICT415 AUU50
Work and communicate effectively in an ICT environment ICTICT202 AUX00

Hardware

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Configure and troubleshoot operating system software ICTSAS425 AUW47
Connect, maintain and configure hardware components ICTICT421 AUU55
Install, configure and test a router ICTTEN417 AWG33
Locate and troubleshoot ICT equipment, system and software faults ICTSAS426 AUW48

Programming

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply introductory programming skills in another language ICTPRG414 AUV79
Automate processes ICTPRG405 AUV52

Server

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Build a small wireless local area network ICTNWK405 AUP76
Install and configure virtual machines for sustainable ICT ICTNWK402 AUP67
Install and manage a server ICTNWK401 AUP63
Install, operate and troubleshoot a small enterprise branch network ICTNWK404 AUU92
Manage network and data integrity ICTNWK403 AUP64

Web Work

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Create a markup language document to specification ICTWEB429 AUP99
Develop cascading style sheets ICTWEB409 AUP85
Produce basic client-side script for dynamic web pages ICTWEB411 AUP86

WHS, Copyright, Sustainability

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment ICTICT418 AUU49
Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices BSBSUS401 AWF71
Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultation processes BSBWHS304 AUH98

Late applications for Semester 2 2017 for this course can still be made for any remaining places, you can express your interest to study this course full time in Semester 2 2017 via our Apply and Enrol page.

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

If you are unsure if you have the entry requirements, 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
C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8 C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalent Certificate II or Certificate III

South Metropolitan TAFE maintains strong relationships with a number of universities. On completion of diploma and advanced diploma courses, students may be eligible for credit towards a bachelor degree at one of our university partners. For details of our university pathway options, visit our Uni Pathways page.

Please note: Different university entrance arrangements may apply to international students. For further details please contact the individual Universities directly.

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