ICT60115 Advanced Diploma of Information Technology
RGIT Australia's Advanced Diploma of Information Technology (ICT60115) provides training of high-level information and communications technology, process improvement and business skills. The course enables its graduates to be effective in senior ICT roles within organisations.
The Advanced Diploma of Information Technology provides intermediate to advance skills and knowledge for an individual to be competent to plan, design, implement, manage and monitor an enterprise information and communications technology (ICT) system as an independent ICT specialist or as part of a project team responsible for advanced ICT systems with a strong business-oriented emphasis.
Advanced Diploma of Information Technology
|Duration||64 Weeks (Incl. Holidays)|
|Intake Dates||Feb, Apr, Jul, Oct|
|Tuition Fees||AU $20,000|
|Material Fees||AU $0|
|Campus||Melbourne and Hobart|
The Advanced Diploma of Information Technology qualification provides intermediate to advance skills and knowledge for an individual to be competent to plan, design, implement, manage and monitor an enterprise information and communications technology (ICT) system as an independent ICT specialist or as part of a project team responsible for advanced ICT systems with a strong business oriented emphasis.
This qualification has a strong core ICT base including develop a knowledge management strategy, building a data warehouse, implement a knowledge management strategy, direct complex ICT projects, interact with clients on a business level and manage innovation with continuous improvement.
Possible job roles include:
- Analyst Programmer
- Programming Developer
- Applications Programmer
- Software Developer
- Database Administrator
- Web Designer
Course Structure Students will need to complete 5 core units and 11 elective units of competency to attain the qualification.
BSBWOR502 - Lead and manage team effectiveness
ICTICT608 - Interact with clients on a business level
ICTICT610 - Manage copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment
ICTPMG609 - Plan and direct complex ICT projects
ICTSUS601 - Integrate sustainability in ICT planning and design projects
BSBMGT605 - Provide leadership across the organisation
ICTDBS501 - Monitor and improve knowledge management system
ICTICT604 - Identify and implement business innovation
BSBINN601 - Lead and manage organisational change
ICTICT605 - Implement a knowledge management strategy
ICTDBS601 - Build a data warehouse
ICTDBS602 - Develop a knowledge management strategy
BSBHRM602 - Manage human resources strategic planning
BSBMGT617 - Develop and implement a business plan
ICTPMG606 - Manage ICT project quality
BSBMGT608 - Manage innovation and continuous improvement
*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.