Find Courses

Study Areas

Skill Areas

Certificate I in Information, Digital Media and Technology (ICT10115)

Course summary

This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for individuals to safely perform foundation digital literacy tasks using a personal computer and a range of software applications and digital devices.

Course details

Course Type Qualification
Student Availability
  • - Domestic
Application Mode
  • Direct To University
How to Apply Please Enquire
Study Area
  • - Information Technology and Digital Media
Skill Area
  • - Information Technology
AQF Level Level 1: Certificate I

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements, however basic literacy skills are essential for this program. Basic typing skills are helpful but not essential.

Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

This qualification provides foundation digital literacy skills to support a wide range of varying industry occupations.

Course Structures

Please select a Course Structure from the options below:

Standard Course Structure

To successfully complete this course, students must complete 6 units, consisting of:
4 core units and 2 elective units.
Core Units
ICTICT101 Operate a personal computer
ICTICT102 Operate word-processing applications
ICTICT103 Use, communicate and search securely on the internet
ICTICT104 Use digital devices
Elective Units
ICTICT106 Operate presentation packages
ICTICT107 Use personal productivity tools
Study Sequence

Students commencing the course in February, May or August enrol into ICTICT101 first. Students commencing the course in April, July or October enrol into ICTICT103 first. Remaining units will be discussed with teaching team prior to enrolment.

Continuing students will need to discuss their next units with teaching staff prior to enrolment. 

Course Assessment Information

Assessment Types
Written/Electronic Assessment
Practical Task

Course Intakes


There are seven course intakes for 2018, available in February, April, May, July, August, October and November.

Duration and dates
12 months part-time


This course is available to study on-campus at the following locations:

CQUniversity Mackay City
Classes will be held weekly on Tuesdays from 9 am – 12.30 pm at Building 1, Room 2.24.

CQUniversity Rockhampton City
Classes will be held weekly on Tuesdays from 9 am – 12.30 pm at Building B, Room 2.05.

For individual class days and times for each intake please check the TAFE Timetable located here

Related Courses

Course code Course name Short Course
ICT20115 Certificate II in Information, Digital Media and Technology No
ICT30115 Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology No

What else might I find useful?

Financial assistance with fees may be available through concessions or via ‘Time to Pay’ payment plan. This and other information such as student support, study and library assistance can be found at

Contact Us

To apply, or to find out more about this course, contact the Student Advice Team on 13 27 86.

Is what I already know taken into account?

Yes. Your history of study, skills and experience does matter. Consideration is given to your prior life and work experiences as well as formal and informal training. This may be applied using the national standard for Mutual Recognition or through Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Documentary evidence will be requested.