ICT30115 Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology
RGIT Australia's Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology (ICT30115) provides essential skills and knowledge for an individual to be competent in introductory to intermediate level ICT practical functions. It is designed to develop information activities in the simulated workplace and to achieve a degree of self-sufficiency as an advanced ICT operator.
The Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology course has a strong core ICT base including customise packaged software applications for clients, build simple websites, produce digital images for the web, apply simple markup language, optimise operating system software, a collaboration of social media tools and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices.
Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology
|Duration||52 Weeks (Incl. Holidays)|
|Intake Dates||Feb, Apr, Jul, Oct|
|Tution Fees||AU $15,000|
|Material Fees||AU $0|
|Campus||Melbourne and Hobart|
The Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology qualification provides essential skills and knowledge for an individual to be competent in introductory to intermediate level ICT practical functions and is designed to develop information activities in the simulated workplace and to achieve a degree of self-sufficiency as an advanced ICT operator. This qualification has a strong core ICT base including customise packaged software applications for clients, build simple websites, produce digital images for the web, apply simple mark-up language, optimise operating system software, collaboration of social media tools and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices.
Possible job roles include:
- Client Support Officer
- ICT User Support
- Computer Operator
- Help Desk Officer
- PC Support Specialist
Course Structure Students will need to complete 6 core units and 11 elective units of competency to attain the qualification.
BSBWHS304 - Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultative processes
BSBSUS401 - Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
ICTICT202 - Work and communicate effectively in an ICT environment
ICTICT301 - Create user documentation
ICTICT302 - Install and optimise operating system software
ICTSAS301 - Run standard diagnostic tests
ICTICT203 - Operate application software packages
BSBITU304 - Produce spreadsheets
ICTICT307 - Customise packaged software applications for clients
ICTWEB201 - Use social media tools for collaboration and engagement
ICTICT308 - Use advanced features of computer applications
BSBITU303 - Design and produce text documents
ICTWEB301 - Create a simple mark-up language document
ICTWEB302 - Build simple websites using commercial programs
ICTWEB303 - Produce digital images for the web
ICTICT409 - Develop macros and templates for clients using standard products
ICTICT304 - Implement system software changes
*Elective units for this qualification are current at the time of publication and are subject to change.
All international students must be at least 18 years of age or above at the time of the course commencement to study at RGIT Australia.
English Language Requirements
International students, applying either off-shore or on-shore will require:
i) Either a minimum IELTS (General) test score of 5.5 or equivalent for direct entry into a VET course, or IELTS score of 4.5 or equivalent with a General English (ELICOS) course (up to 30 weeks) to be taken before the main VET course plus successful completion of RGIT Australia’s Language and Numeracy Test on completion of General English (ELICOS) program.
Results older than two years are not acceptable.
ii) Evidence that they have studied in English for at least five years in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, Republic of Ireland, South Africa, United Kingdom or United States
iii) Evidence that, within two years of their application date, they have successfully completed in Australia a foundation course or a senior secondary certificate of education or a substantial part of a Certificate IV or higher level qualification, from the Australian Qualifications Framework.
iv) Applicants originating from students visa assessment levels 1 and 2 (countries) without the required IELTS score must undertake an English Placement Test conducted at RGIT Australia’s campus as part of the enrolment process.
If there are concerns about the applicants’ English language proficiency, they will be required to undertake a suitable General English (ELICOS) or EAL program. For further information on student visa assessment levels visit Department of Home Affairs’ website at www.homeaffairs.gov.au.
Please note: RGIT Australia will also accept equivalent test results from the following specified English language tests:
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) iBT
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) PBT
- Pearson Test of English (PTE) Academic
- Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE)
International students applying either off-shore or on-shore must meet a minimum academic requirement to get admission to RGIT Australia courses. The table below summarises the academic entry requirements. Refer to information on individual courses for course-specific requirements.
|Level of Study||Academic Requirements|
|Certificate II & III||Satisfactory completion of the equivalent of Australian Year 11 or higher|
|Certificate IV||Satisfactory completion of the equivalent of Australian Year 11 or Certificate III or higher|
|Diploma||Satisfactory completion of the equivalent of Australian Year 12 or Certificate IV or higher|
|Advanced Diploma||Satisfactory completion of the equivalent of Australian Year 12 or Diploma or higher|
Early Childhood Education and Care/Community Services
Requirements prior to the start of Work-Based Training (WBT) components for Early Childhood Education and Care and Community Services include:
1. A satisfactory and valid National Police clearance / Australian Federal Police Clearance Certificate
2. A satisfactory and valid Working with Children Check
Advanced Diploma of Information Technology
Requirements prior enrolment in ICT60115 Advanced Diploma of Information Technology, students must have satisfactorily completed Diploma of Information Technology or equivalent qualifications. Students are expected to possess advanced IT skills in IT networking, software development, communications or computing.
Qualifications offered by RGIT Australia are based on the principles, guidelines and standards set by Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) and VET Quality Framework (VQF) and are nationally recognised.