Advanced Diploma Of Information Technology
Course Code: ICT60120 | CRICOS Code: 102853F

Faculty

Information Technology

Delivery Mode

Blended

Duration

78 Weeks

Course Description

Course Code: ICT60120 | CRICOS Code: 102853F

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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:

  • Advanced data management information: creating, designing and monitoring complex systems that store data, and optimising organisational knowledge management.
  • Cyber security: protecting sensitive data and information through security architecture, and developing disaster recovery and contingency plans.
  • Full stack web development: building advanced user interfaces, developing representational state transfer application program interfaces (REST APIs) and designing user experience solutions.
  • Further programming: applying advanced ICT languages to maintain security and manage data.
  • 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.

This course is superseded.

PRE-REQUISITE REQUIREMENTS
No pre-requisite requirement for this qualification as per course training package.

Course Duration/Fee

Course Duration: 78 weeks
Course Fee: AUD $26,000 (Includes Material, Lab Training and Enrolment Fees)
Enrolment Fee: AUD $350

Mode of Delivery

Blended (Face to Face + Online)

Intake Dates
January 2021April 2021
July 2021October 2021

*This course is available at Haymarket , Parramatta & Perth Campus.

Entry Requirement

The following are the Admission requirements of Lead college:

International Student
1. 18 years of Age or Above at the time of Enrolment
2. Must have completed Year 12 or equivalent
3. IELTS Overall 6.0 with no band less than 6.0 / TOEFL IBT 60 / PTE Academic 50 / CAE 169 / OET PASS/ GE Advanced Level/ MOI Certificate or equivalent or Diploma level in Australian Qualification
4. Must complete an LLN Assessment – diagnostic process to identify if prospective student required LLN Support
5. Must complete the FaceCruit Interview test with Lead College Admissions Officer

Assessment

Assessments are designed to provide learners with opportunities to demonstrate they have attained the required skills and knowledge using a range of practically based activities and tasks, as required by recognised standards.

Award Requirements

Students will need to successfully complete all units in this course to receive certificate of ICT60120 Advanced Diploma of Information Technology. Learners who partially complete the qualification will receive a Statement of Attainment for the units they are deemed competent.

Career Pathway

Graduates of this diploma can explore career paths as:

  • Cybersecurity Operation Centre officer
  • Computer technical Support Security
  • Information security
  • Penetration Tester
  • Network Audit Officer
  • Security system help desk support
  • Website/ Network Security Officer
Essential Information

RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING RPL/ CREDIT TRANSFER

Lead College recognises qualifications issued by other RTOs. Lead College will accept and mutually recognise the qualifications and Statements of Attainment awarded by any other registered training organisation unless precluded by licensing requirements. We can also grant you Credit Transfer for subjects or units you have completed where equivalence can be established between the unit in your course, and the subject or unit you have completed.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is a process where skills and knowledge that you have gained through work and life experience and other unrecognised training can be formally recognised.

During the entry process and interview stage LEAD College will discuss with you the process and options for RPL.  Suitability is often determined on how much experience you have in a certain area, your work history and previous training. If RPL is determined as a possibility for you, you will be provided with a kit that will guide you in working through each unit to determine relevant skills and experience and identify whether you would be able to provide the required evidence.

UNIQUE STUDENT IDENTIFIER (USI) REQUIREMENT

USI is needed for all students studying with LEAD College. From 1 January 2015 for undertaking Nationally Recognised Training delivered by a Registered Training Organisation the students will need to have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). The USI is available online and at no cost to the student. This USI will stay with the student for life and be recorded with any nationally recognised VET course that is completed. Please see the official USI website https://www.usi.gov.au.The student after enrolment is required to create USI (Unique Student Identifier) or allow LEAD College to create an USI on their behalf.

STUDENT SUPPORT WELFARE and GUIDANCE SERVICES

Relevant resources are available at LEAD College to ensure that the students settle in well, smoothly transit life in new places and achieve the required level of competency in all accredited courses. Our staff assists in how to seek help with local welfare and guidance services.

ORIENTATION

Orientation to assist students is provided by LEAD College as an age and culturally appropriate program. Please refer Pre-enrolment Information Pack at www.leadcollege.edu.au Students will be permitted to attend classes only after they have attended and completed the orientation session for the enrolled courses.

Pathway From Qualification

After completing ICT60120 Advanced Diploma of Information Technology (Cyber Security) you may progress to a Bachelor of Information Technology at University or any other related degree course.

Units Of Competency
The ICT60120 Advanced Diploma of Information Technology requires the completion of the following 16 Units (including 6 core and 10 electives).
Core units
BSBCRT601 Research and apply concepts and theories of creativity
BSBWOR502 Lead and manage team effectiveness
BSBXCS402 Promote workplace cyber security awareness and best practices
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
Elective units
ICTCYS603 Undertake penetration testing for organisations
ICTCYS607 Acquire digital forensic data
ICTCYS609 Evaluate threats and vulnerabilities of IoT devices
BSBPMG513 Manage project quality
BSBINN601 Lead and manage organisational change
ICTNWK537 Implement secure encryption technologies
ICTNWK603 Plan, configure and test advanced internetwork routing solutions
ICTNWK613 Develop plans to manage structured troubleshooting process of enterprise networks
ICTNWK615 Design and configure desktop virtualisation
ICTNWK620 Design and implement wireless network security

Related Qualifications

Application for Enrolment – International Students

Prospective students are required to complete and submit this duly filled form (Application for Enrolment – International Students) to Lead College Pty Ltd with the supporting documents as stated.

Notes:
1. Please read through the International Student Handbook and Policies and Procedures which can be found on our website at: https://leadcollege.edu.au or with an authorised agent of Lead College.

2. No enrolment will be processed unless this form is fully completed. You will need to sign the declaration at the end of this document to acknowledge your understanding and agreement of the enrolment conditions.

3. For more information on the eligibility requirements for the student visa processing, please visit the Australian
immigration website at: https://immi.homeaffairs.gov.au/visas/getting-a-visa/visa-listing/student-500

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