About this course
This qualification reflects the role of individuals in a variety of information and communications technology (ICT) roles who have significant experience in specialist technical skills, or managerial business and people management skills. Individuals in these roles carry out complex tasks in a specialist field, working independently, leading a team or a strategic direction of a business. They apply their skills across a wide range of industries and business functions, or as a business owner (sole trader/contractor).
The skills required for these roles may include, but are not restricted to:
IT strategy and organisational development: managing and communicating strategic ICT business solutions. Systems development and analysis: modelling and testing data objects, data processes and preferred ICT system solutions.
Pathways from the qualification
After achieving this qualification candidates may choose to undertake studies at higher education level.
Mode of Course Delivery
67% face-to-face and 33% online
* During the COVID-19 pandemic all of our courses will be delivered 100% online to reduce the spread of the virus and safeguard the welfare of our students, staff and the community.
The Online Class timetable may differ from the actual(face-to-face) class timetable. The nature of student support and engagement may also vary during this online delivery period.
Please contact the college if you have any enquiries regarding the mode of delivery and the timetable
|Apply critical thinking for complex problem solving
|Promote workplace cyber security awareness and best practices
|Manage team effectiveness
|Interact with clients on a business level
|Manage IP, ethics and privacy in ICT environments
|Plan and monitor business analysis activities in an ICT environment
|Develop ICT strategic business plans
|Manage and communicate ICT solutions
|Perform ICT-focused enterprise analysis
|Manage assessment and validation of ICT solutions
|Manage development of technical solutions from business specifications
|Analyse stakeholder requirements
|Implement and maintain uses of containerisation
|Install and configure container orchestration services
|Plan and direct complex ICT projects
|Integrate sustainability in ICT planning and design projects
There are no pre-requisite requirements for this course. However, substantial work experience would be highly regarded. Students will also be assessed for their suitability to study the course prior to enrolment. It is recommended that individuals should:
• Be 18 years or older; and
• Have completed Australian Year 12 or its equivalent with suitable English language skills.
• International Students are also required to have an English ability at the IELTS 5.5 or equivalent.
Potential Career Outcomes
Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors. According to the ICT training package companion volume guide, a possible job title relevant to this qualification is: