This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to plan, design, manage and monitor a business, government or industry ICT network as part of a team or an independent ICT specialist responsible for advanced ICT network security systems.
In Australia, students successfully graduating from this qualification may receive a median salary of approx. $46,300 per year.
With a high-end ICT technical base this qualification contains relevant security units and teaches students the skills and abilities to configure Voice over IP, setup secure wireless networks, install, configure and administer advanced secure routing, plan and implement network infrastructure and manage network security sustainability.
This qualification may be accessed by direct entry, Although, It is highly recommended that the student:
- have satisfactory numeracy and literacy capabilities
- are mature age
To complete this qualification you will need to complete:
A total number of units: 18
- 12 core units
- 6 elective units
ICTNWK506 – Configure, verify and troubleshoot WAN links and IP services in a medium enterprise network
ICTNWK507 – Install, operate and troubleshoot medium enterprise routers
ICTNWK508 – Install, operate and troubleshoot medium enterprise switches
ICTNWK509 – Design and implement a security perimeter for ICT networks
ICTNWK529 – Install and manage complex ICT networks
ICTNWK602 – Plan, configure and test advanced server based security
ICTNWK607 Design and implement wireless network security
ICTNWK608 – Manage ICT project systems implementation
ICTPMG609 – Apply intermediate object-oriented language skills
ICTPRG527 Apply intermediate object-oriented language skills
ICTWEB501 – Build a dynamic website
ICTWEB502 – Create dynamic web pages
ICTNWK505 Design, build and test a network server
ICTPRG505 Build advanced user interface
ICTPRG601 Develop advanced mobile multi-touch applications
ICTWEB505 – Develop complex web page layouts
ICTPRG509 Build using rapid application development
ICTSAS517 Use network tools
Delivery Method: is a combination classroom delivery (face-to-face). Competencies will be assessed by theory tests, practical tasks and project work.
Delivery Location: Course is delivered on-site at our Brisbane Campus: 21 Parkview Street, Milton, QLD.
Industry Placements Students are encouraged to seek industry workplace experience to gain the maximum benefit from the course. The greater the practice of skills, the higher the skill levels the student will achieve and the more likely the student will not only meet but exceed the learning outcomes.
Have trade skills and work experience but no formal qualification?
Recognition of Prior Learning is a process of having your work experience and skills formally assessed for the purpose of gaining a nationally recognised and accredited qualification.
Fast track your studies and bridge the gaps in your skill set through the RPL. InTech offers you the chance to take all your experience and turn it into a Advanced Diploma of Computer Systems Technology!!
For each unit, candidates will be given the option to demonstrate competency through a combination of any of the following:
- A Portfolio of Evidence which includes:
– Prior Qualifications (accredited and non-accredited)
– Employment History (detailed, positions, performance, appraisals)
– Work samples and other relevant documents (photos, videos, etc.)
– References and testimonials from verifiable sources
– Journals and publications
- Practical testing in the workshop/classroom
- Written/Verbal Testing
Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:
- Computer Network and Systems Engineer
- Network Administrator
- Web Developer
- Network Analyst
- Multimedia Specialist
- Analyst Programmer
- Developer Programmer
- Software Engineer
- Software and Applications Programmers
Fees: AUD $10,000.00 -no hidden fee
The tuition fees as published are subject to change annually given individual circumstances at enrolment and a number of other factors.
If you have difficulty paying the full fee of a course upfront you might be eligible for a payment plan. This allows you to pay for your course either per semester or in monthly installments.
Intake Dates: There are 4 intake dates in a year: Jan-Feb, April-May, July & September-October
Fee reduction applies for: Credit Transfer, RPL
Timetable: Tuesdays & Wednesdays + Online content (The timetable for future intakes may differ to the current schedule.)
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