This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to plan, design, manage and monitor an enterprise information and communications technology (ICT) network as an independent ICT specialist or as part of a team responsible for advanced ICT network security systems.
The qualification has a high-level ICT technical base with appropriate security units and the ability to specialise
in a number of areas, including voice, wireless, network infrastructure and sustainability.
No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.
Course Duration: 78 weeks
Course Fee: AUD $24,000
Online Fee:AUD $6,000
Enrolment Fee: AUD $350
The following are the Admission requirements of Lead college:
- Applicants must be minimum 18 years of age.
- Successful completion of Australian equivalent Year 12.
- To have the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score 6.0 with a score not lower than 5.5 in each module for all Advanced Diploma and Graduate Diploma level programs, or AQF Diploma or equivalent level qualifications or TOEFL 60 / PTE ACADEMIC 50/ CAE 52 / OET PASS / TOEFL PBT 550 or equivalent.
- Must complete an LLN Assessment – diagnostic process to identify if prospective student required LLN Support.
The delivery methods include face-to-face classroom learning, 6 hours per week of online participation, blended learning, projects, practical training and assessment.
Students will be assessed in a variety of ways that may include, written answers, quizzes, practical demonstrations, observations and projects.
Students will need to successfully complete all units in this course to receive a certificate. Learners who partially complete the qualification will receive a Statement of Attainment for the units they are deemed competent.
Recognition is available to students with prior skills, experience, knowledge or qualifications obtained from formal studies or training in related areas. Recognition may reduce the duration of your studies.
This qualification enables the student to seek employment in the following job roles:
ICT Security Specialist
ICT Security Administrator
ICT Security Analyst
ICT Security Specialist
Network Security Administrator
Network Security Analyst
Network Security Specialist
Senior Network Administrator
Systems Security Analyst
After completing ICT60215 Advanced Diploma of Network Security you may progress to a Bachelor of Information Technology at University.
|Core Units – 5|
|ICTNWK502||Implement secure encryption technologies|
|ICTNWK509||Design and implement a security perimeter for ICT networks|
|ICTNWK601||Design and implement a security system|
|ICTNWK602||Plan, configure and test advanced server-based security|
|ICTSUS601||Integrate sustainability in ICT planning and design projects|
|Electives – 7|
|ICTNWK603||Plan, configure and test advanced internetwork routing solutions|
|ICTNWK604||Plan and configure advanced internetwork switching solutions|
|ICTNWK607||Design and implement wireless network security|
|ICTNWK608||Configure network devices for a secure network infrastructure|
|ICTNWK613||Develop plans to manage structured troubleshooting process of enterprise networks|
|ICTNWK615||Design and configure desktop virtualisation|