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DIPLOMA OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY NETWORKING

National ID: ICT50415 | State ID: AWD7

 

Are you looking to embark on a high end IT networking career?

When you complete the Diploma of Information Technology Networking you will be an attractive applicant for in-demand IT roles such as Network manager, IT administrator, or network administrator.

You will gain the career enhancing knowledge and skills to: manage complex networks; configure virtual computing environments; apply advanced switching skills; implement active directories; work with exchange server. The course has embedded studies in Cisco, Microsoft Server and VMware.

You will acquire valuable experience in current industry standards, reviewing new technology, and with workplace health and safety.

South Metro TAFE has been a Cisco Academy for over ten years. With high levels of equipment and fully trained instructors this is the place to study in the Networking pathway or to undertake vendor certification studies.

It is expected that students entering Diploma level studies have the knowledge and/or experience equivalent to that gained in completing the relevant certificate IV course. The course builds on existing skills and does not "start from the beginning".

Completion of the Diploma of Information Technology Networking opens up a range of further study options and it may produce advanced standing towards a university degree.

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 Diploma of Information Technology Networking you will be an attractive applicant for in-demand IT roles such as IT administrator, or network administrator.

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

Further study opportunities:

  • Advanced Diploma of Network Security
  • Advanced Diploma of Computer Systems Technology

Course overview

Course details

Course Overview

Where e-Tech
Rockingham
Thornlie
Duration One semester full-time following on from completion of the Certificate IV level qualification
How Full Time (On Campus)
Part Time
When Available Semester 2, 2017

When you complete the Diploma of Information Technology Networking you will be an attractive applicant for in-demand IT roles such as IT administrator, or network administrator.

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

Further study opportunities:

  • Advanced Diploma of Network Security
  • Advanced Diploma of Computer Systems Technology

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 

Active Directory

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Install and maintain valid authentication processes ICTNWK503 AUV00
Design, build and test a network server ICTNWK505 AUV09
Manage network security ICTNWK511 AUU97

Complex Networks

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Produce an ICT network architecture design ICTTEN611 AWC92
Install and manage complex ICT networks ICTNWK529 AUV29

Copyright and Ethics

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment ICTICT418 AUU49

Data Storage

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Install and configure network access storage devices ICTNWK524 AUV12
Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the enterprise ICTICT511 AUU64
Gather data to identify business requirements ICTICT509 AUU63
Research and review hardware technology options for organisations ICTICT501 AUU58

Exchange

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Plan, implement and test enterprise communication solutions ICTNWK501 AUV02
Implement secure encryption technologies ICTNWK502 AUU96

Switching

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Determine best-fit topology for a wide area network ICTNWK517 AUV07
Configure and troubleshoot advanced network switching ICTTEN422 AWD29

Virtualisation

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Implement server virtualisation for a sustainable ICT system ICTSUS501 AWD75
Configure and manage advanced virtual computing environments ICTNWK533 AUV15
  • This course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in Semester Two 2017, apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au/ on or after May 1st, 2017 and before June 12th, 2017.
  • Online courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information
    call: 1800 001 001 or email: info@smtafe.wa.edu.au
  • 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.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
Completion of WACE General or ATAR (Minimum C Grades) or equivalent Completion of WACE General or ATAR or equivalent (minimum C Grades) 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.

  • Curtin University
  • Edith Cowan University
  • Australian Catholic University
  • Murdoch University
  • Southern Cross University

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Page last updated May 25, 2017