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Certificate IV in Programming

National ID: ICT40515 | State ID: AWF2

 

Are you looking for an apps programming career?

When you complete the Certificate IV in Programming you will be an attractive applicant for in-demand IT roles such as assistant software developer, assistant applications developer, or assistant programmer.

You will gain the career enhancing knowledge and skills to design and develop computer programs including apps. Content includes: developing user interfaces; object-oriented programming; working with databases; understanding programming methodologies and documentation. You will acquire valuable experience in programming in Java and C#, and designing and building apps for Android and others.

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

Completion of the Certificate IV in Programming opens up a range of further study options, including specialist diplomas, and it may provide entrance into many university courses.

Fast Track: Students who meet the entrance requirements for the Diploma, but who may need to build lower level skills, may complete the Certificate IV foundation skill set. This skill set consists of only the essential units from the Certificate IV, done over one term, which then leads into a three term Diploma. Ask us about this exciting option.

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.

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Job opportunities

Entrance Requirements
Study pathway
Job opportunities

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

When you complete the Certificate IV in Programming you will be an attractive applicant for in-demand IT roles such as assistant software developer, assistant applications developer, or assistant programmer.

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

Further study opportunities:

  • ICT50715 Diploma of Software Development

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Overview

Course Overview

Where Murdoch
Rockingham
Thornlie
Duration One semester full-time
HowFull Time (On Campus)
Part Time
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

COPYRIGHT
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environmentICTICT418AUU49
DATABASE I
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply query languageICTPRG402AUV53
Develop data-driven applicationsICTPRG403AUV67
INTERFACE DESIGN
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Build a user interfaceICTPRG410AUV50
Develop client user interfaceICTICT420AUU61
JAVA I
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply introductory object-oriented language skillsICTPRG406AUV65
Apply skills in object-oriented designICTPRG415AUV61
JAVA II
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply intermediate object-oriented language skillsICTPRG527AUV94
Debug and monitor applicationsICTPRG503AUV76
Test applicationsICTPRG404AUV58
MOBILE APPS
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Develop mobile applicationsICTPRG409AUV57
Use XML effectivelyICTPRG427AUV72
PROGRAMMING I
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply introductory programming skills in another languageICTPRG414AUV79
Automate processesICTPRG405AUV52
PROGRAMMING II
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply intermediate programming skills in another languageICTPRG418AUV62
Apply software development methodologiesICTICT403AUU46
SOFTWARE ANALYSIS
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Analyse software requirementsICTPRG419AUV60
Create technical documentationICTICT408AUU32
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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
C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate II or Certificate III

  • 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 C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate II or Certificate III

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