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Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology (ICT30115)

Course summary

This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to be competent in a wide range of general information and communications technology (ICT) technical functions and to achieve a degree of self-sufficiency as an advanced ICT user.

Persons working at this level will support information technology activities in the workplace across a wide range of ICT areas, including technical support, network administration, web technologies, software applications and digital media technologies.

Course details

Course Type Qualification
Student Availability
  • - Domestic
Fees www.cqu.edu.au/fees
Application Mode
  • Direct To University
Study Area
  • - Information Technology and Digital Media
Skill Area
  • - Information Technology
AQF Level Level 3: Certificate III

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course, however completion of Certificate II in Information, Digital Media & Technology is highly recommended. 

Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include: help desk officer, help desk assistant, ICT operations support, ICT user support, PC support, technical support.

Course Structures

Please select a Course Structure from the options below:

Standard Course Structure

Twelve (12) months.

  • On-campus
Foundation Cluster
ICTICT202 Work and communicate effectively in an ICT environment
ICTICT203 Operate application software packages
ICTWEB201 Use social media tools for collaboration and engagement
Business Work Practices Cluster
BSBSUS401 Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
BSBWHS304 Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultation processes
System Building and Testing Cluster
ICTICT303 Connect internal hardware components
ICTSAS301 Run standard diagnostic tests
Business Networking Cluster
ICTNWK301 Provide network systems administration
ICTNWK302 Determine and action network problems
ICTNWK303 Configure and administer a network operating system
ICTNWK304 Administer network peripherals
ICTNWK305 Install and manage network protocols
ICTSAS307 Install, configure and secure a small office or home office network
Advanced Documentation Cluster
ICTICT301 Create user documentation
ICTICT308 Use advanced features of computer applications
Linux Cluster
ICTICT302 Install and optimise operating system software
ICTSAS304 Provide basic system administration

Course Availabilities

CQUniversity Mackay City

Timing
There are two intakes each year for this course. The next intake will be for Term 2 2017.

Duration and dates
12 months.

Load
Seventeen (17) units must be successfully completed - six (6) core units and eleven (11) set electives.

Notes

Term 2 2017 will commence on Monday, 10 July 2017 and will end Wednesday, 29 November 2017.

Classes are held on Tuesday's from 9.00 am - 11.00 am and Wednesdays from 8.30 am - 5.00 pm at Building 1, Room 2.24.
Any new students are also required to attend on Monday's from 8.30 am - 4.00 pm also at Building 1, Room 2.24.

CQUniversity Rockhampton City

Timing
There are two intakes per year for this course. The next intake will be for Term 2 2017.

Duration and dates
12 months.

Load
Seventeen (17) units must be successfully completed - six (6) core units and eleven (11) set electives.

Notes

Term 2 2017 will commence on Monday, 10 July 2017 and will end Wednesday, 29 November 2017.

Classes are held on Tuesday's from 9.00 am - 11.00 am and Wednesdays from 8.30 am - 5.00 pm at Building B, Room 2.05.
Any new students are also required to attend on Monday's from 8.30 am - 4.00 pm also at Building B, Room 2.05.

Related Courses

Course code Course name Short Course
ICT20115 Certificate II in Information, Digital Media and Technology No
ICT50115 Diploma of Information Technology No