Students will obtain knowledge providing a foundation for a career in computers and modern technology providing fundamental ICT knowledge and skills. They will be involved in areas such as introduction to ICT environment, OH&S, hardware and peripherals, software applications and client services.
This qualification provides basic digital literacy skills to support a wide range of varying industry occupations.
|How to Apply||Please Enquire|
|AQF Level||Level 2: Certificate II|
There are no entry requirements. Basic typing skills are helpful but not essential.
Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations
Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include: office assistant, records assistant, junior office support.
Standard Course Structure
To successfully complete this course, students must complete a total of 14 units, consisting of:
7 core units and 7 elective units.
IT Industry Skills Cluster
|BSBSUS201||Participate in Environmentally Sustainable Work Practices|
|BSBWHS201||Contribute to health and safety of self and others|
|ICTICT202||Work and communicate effectively in an ICT environment|
Hardware & Software Installation Cluster
|ICTICT201||Use computer operating systems and hardware|
|ICTICT206||Install software applications|
|ICTSAS203||Connect hardware peripherals|
|ICTSAS209||Connect and use a home based local wireless network|
Application Skills Cluster
|ICTICT203||Operate application software packages|
|ICTICT204||Operate a digital media technology package|
|ICTICT210||Operate database applications|
|ICTWEB201||Use social media tools for collaboration and engagement|
Security & Maintenance Skills Cluster
|ICTSAS202||Apply problem-solving techniques to routine ICT malfunctions|
|ICTSAS205||Maintain ICT system integrity|
|ICTSAS206||Detect and protect from spam and destructive software|
New students studying full-time
Students commencing the course in February or July, enrol into Security & Maintenance Skills Cluster and IT Industry Skills Cluster.
Students commencing the course in April or October, enrol into Application Skills Cluster and Hardware & Software Installation Cluster.
New students studying part-time
Students commencing the course in February or July, enrol into the Security & Maintenance Skills Cluster OR the IT Industry Skills Cluster.
Students commencing the course in April or October – choose from either the Application Skills Cluster OR the Hardware & Software Installation Cluster.
Enrol into any available clusters that haven’t previously been completed.
For full-time study, enrol into two clusters at a time.
For part-time study, enrol into one cluster at a time
Course Assessment Information
|Third Party Verification|
There are four course intakes for 2018, available in February, April, July and October.
Duration and dates
6 months full-time or 12 months part-time
|Course code||Course name||Short Course|
|ICT10115||Certificate I in Information, Digital Media and Technology||No|
|ICT30115||Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology||No|