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ICT50220 Diploma of Information Technology (Advanced Networking)

ICT50220 Diploma of Information Technology (Advanced Networking)

National ID ICT50220 State ID AC20
Level up your career in IT networking

Gain in-demand networking skills that meet current industry standards.  

All Diploma level studies include: cyber security awareness, working in teams, client management skills, and ethics and privacy.

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This course remains FEE FREE in 2024! The tuition fees are 100 per cent subsidised by the WA Government for WA residents.

Some eligibility conditions apply for the free training, and other fees may apply for some courses. Please see the FAQs on our Skills Ready page for further information.

* Please note that eligibility requirements apply to some of the free training. Tuition fees are free, but resource fees may be payable for some courses

This course is a VET Student Loan eligible course. A VET Student Loan creates a debt that must be repaid to the Commonwealth and is only available to students who are eligible.

To find out if you are eligible or to see the list of eligible courses visit our Student Loans page.


When Semester 1, 2024.

Study Mode On Campus.

Embark into the rewarding industry of IT networking

Take a step towards an industry with great job prospects!  Gain in-demand networking skills and acquire valuable experience in current industry standards with the Diploma of Information Technology (Advanced Networking).  

All Diploma level studies include: cyber security awareness, working in teams, client management skills, and ethics and privacy.

This qualification is also offered part-time. Use the get help form below to start a discussion with our training area.

Specialist facilities on-campus

Our state-of-the-art Training Cyber Security Operations Centre (TCSOC) provides a secure training environment designed to simulate realistic cyber-attacks relating to attack, defence and monitoring. The TCSOC provides a multi-campus centre based in Murdoch with ‘nodes’ at Thornlie and Rockingham campuses in order for all IT students to experience this leading edge training.

The Centre for IT Excellence (CITE) provides state of the art, industry relevant training in information technology and creative media. We provide pathways from foundation studies to advanced diploma with specialist training in cyber securitynetworking, programming and digital media.


  • manage complex networks
  • develop Cloud Architect skills
  • apply advanced Cisco routing and switching 
  • implement Advanced Virtualisation
  • monitor and implement system security 
  • administer authentication and encryption technologies

In order to make an informed choice about the suitability of this course, you must take into account the essential skills and knowledge required to undertake this study.

  • ability to work well with others and good communication skills
  • good time management skills and the ability to prioritise tasks and meet dealines
  • interest in keeping up with new technologies and industry trends
  • be technically minded with an aptitude for design

Important information

Select your preferred campus and apply

Semester 1, 2024


Duration 2 Semesters
When Semester 1, 2024
Where Murdoch
How On Campus

Units and fees

Semester 1, 2024

National ID Unit title General fee Resource fee
Implement web-scale cloud infrastructure
$0.00 $17.25
Improve cloud-based infrastructure
$0.00 $27.00
Design and implement highly-available cloud infrastructure
$0.00 $34.50
Develop cloud disaster recovery plans
$0.00 $17.25
Install, configure and test network security
$0.00 $25.50
Install and operate small enterprise branch networks
$0.00 $30.25
Build an enterprise wireless network
$0.00 $9.75
Manage network and data integrity
$0.00 $39.75
Semester 1, 2024 fee
  Tuition fee Resource fee Total fee*
General $0.00 $201.25 $201.25

Semester 2, 2024

National ID Unit title General fee Resource fee
BSBCRT512 Originate and develop concepts $0.00 $28.50
ICTICT517 Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the organisation $0.00 $13.25
BSBXCS402 Promote workplace cyber security awareness and best practices $0.00 $17.25
ICTICT532 Apply IP, ethics and privacy in ICT environments $0.00 $17.25
ICTSAS527 Manage client problems $0.00 $9.75
BSBXTW401 Lead and facilitate a team $0.00 $11.00
National ID Unit title General fee Resource fee
Install and manage complex ICT networks
$0.00 $28.00
Plan, implement and test enterprise communication solutions
$0.00 $39.75
Design, build and test network servers
$0.00 $22.50
Manage network security
$0.00 $34.50
Configure and manage advanced virtual computing environments
$0.00 $17.25
Install an enterprise virtual computing environment
$0.00 $24.75
Semester 2, 2024 fee
  Tuition fee Resource fee Total fee*
General $0.00 $263.75 $263.75

Indicative fees and charges 

The fees quoted are estimates only and are for all units in the course for students enrolling on a full-time basis. If you're a student that has successfully completed a lower-level qualification that is a prerequisite for this course, you'll only pay for the units that you need to enrol in to complete this course. Please view the full list of fee disclaimers. 

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