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Advanced Diploma of Information Technology


Advanced Diploma of Information Technology

Specialisation: Telecommunications Network Engineering and Systems Development and Analysis


104 weeks

Mode of Delivery

Face to face + Online

Contact Hours

20 hours / week

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


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

Qualification Structure

BSBCRT611 Apply critical thinking for complex problem solving
BSBXCS402 Promote workplace cyber security awareness and best practices
BSBTWK502 Manage team effectiveness
ICTICT608 Interact with clients on a business level
ICTICT618 Manage IP, ethics and privacy in ICT environments
ICTSAD609 Plan and monitor business analysis activities in an ICT environment
ICTNPL413 Evaluate networking regulations and legislation for the telecommunications industry
ICTNWK612 Plan and manage troubleshooting advanced integrated IP networks
ICTPMG613 Manage ICT project planning
ICTTEN615 Manage network traffic
ICTTEN622 Produce ICT network architecture designs
ICTPRG605 Manage development of technical solutions from business specifications
ICTSAD610 Analyse stakeholder requirements
ICTSAD612 Implement and maintain uses of containerisation
ICTSAD613 Install and configure container orchestration services
ICTPMG617 Plan and direct complex ICT projects

Entry Requirements

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 6.0 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:

Telecommunications Network Engineer

Enterprise Architecture Manager

Enterprise Application Integration Consultant

Knowledge Manager

Software Manager