ICT40115 Certificate IV in Information Technology
RGIT Australia's Certificate IV in Information Technology (ICT40115) provides you with practical training in a range of information and communication technology (ICT) disciplines.
The Certificate IV in Information Technology has a strong core ICT base including introductory to intermediate programming skills, create basic databases, applications of SQL, website design, advanced website operations, design dynamic website, server-side script, managing server operations and software system design.
Students will also learn about workplace communication, safe work practices and other useful things that blend with a variety of other course outcomes.
Certificate IV in Information Technology
|Intake Dates||Feb, Apr, Jul, Oct|
|Tution Fees||AU $18,000|
|Material Fees||AU $0|
|Campus||Melbourne and Hobart|
The Certificate IV in Information Technology qualification provides intermediate skills and knowledge for an individual to be competent in a wide range of general to specific information and communications technology (ICT) and to support small to medium enterprises that require broader ICT supports, operations and applications. This qualification has a strong core ICT base including introductory to intermediate programming skills, create basic databases, applications of SQL, website design, advanced website operations, design dynamic website, server-side script, managing server operations and software system design. You will also learn about workplace communication, safe work practices and other useful things that blend with a variety of other course outcomes.
Possible job roles include:
- Data Center Support Officer
- Customer System Support
- Web Designer
- User Support Technician
- Computer Network Operations Technician
- Computer Programmer
Course Structure Students will need to complete 5 core units and 15 elective units of competency to attain the qualification.
ICTICT418 - Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an IT environment
BSBSUS401 - Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
BSBWHS304 - Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultative processes
ICTICT202 - Work and communicate effectively in an IT environment
ICTICT401 - Determine and confirm client business requirements
ICTPRG414 - Apply introductory programming skills in another language
ICTPRG418 - Apply intermediate programming skills in another language
ICTPRG406 - Apply introductory objectoriented language skills
ICTPRG404 - Test applications
ICTDBS403 - Create basic databases
ICTPRG425 - Use structured query language
ICTWEB401 - Design a website to meet technical requirements
ICTWEB409 - Develop cascading style sheets
ICTWEB411 - Produce basic client-side script for dynamic web pages
ICTWEB415 - Produce server-side script for dynamic web pages
ICTICT406 - Build a graphical user interface
ICTNWK401 - Install and manage a server
ICTNWK408 - Configure a desktop environment
ICTNWK410 - Install hardware to a network
ICTNWK411 - Deploy software to networked computers
*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.