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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.

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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

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Overview

Course Overview

Where Murdoch
Rockingham
Thornlie
Duration One semester full-time following on from completion of the Certificate IV level qualification
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

Active Directory
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Design, build and test a network serverICTNWK505AUV09
Install and maintain valid authentication processesICTNWK503AUV00
Manage network securityICTNWK511AUU97
Complex Networks
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Install and manage complex ICT networksICTNWK529AUV29
Produce an ICT network architecture designICTTEN611AWC92
Copyright and Ethics
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environmentICTICT418AUU49
Data Storage
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Gather data to identify business requirementsICTICT509AUU63
Install and configure network access storage devicesICTNWK524AUV12
Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the enterpriseICTICT511AUU64
Research and review hardware technology options for organisationsICTICT501AUU58
Exchange
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Implement secure encryption technologiesICTNWK502AUU96
Plan, implement and test enterprise communication solutionsICTNWK501AUV02
Switching
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Configure and troubleshoot advanced network switchingICTTEN422AWD29
Determine best-fit topology for a wide area networkICTNWK517AUV07
Virtualisation
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Configure and manage advanced virtual computing environmentsICTNWK533AUV15
Implement server virtualisation for a sustainable ICT systemICTSUS501AWD75
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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
Completion of WACE General or ATAR (Minimum C Grades) or equivalentCompletion of WACE General or ATAR or equivalent (minimum C Grades)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 Completion of WACE General or ATAR (Minimum C Grades) or equivalentCompletion of WACE General or ATAR or equivalent (minimum C Grades)Certificate III

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