ICT20115 - Certificate II in Information, Digital Media and Technology

Course Details

Course Summary

Students will obtain knowledge providing a foundation for a career in computers and modern technology providing fundamental Information and Communications Technology (ICT)  knowledge and skills. They will be involved in areas such as introduction to ICT environment, occupational health and safety (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.

Course Details

Course Type Qualification
Student Availability
  • Domestic
Fees
Full Fee $2800 (2018)
$2968 (2019)
Subsidised Full Fee $952 (2018)
$1022 (2019)
Subsidised Concession Fee $518 (2018)
$560 (2019)
Fee for service per unit $212 (2019)
Fee for service (International) $4950 (2019)
Fee for service per unit (International) $353.57 (2019)
Subsidised full fee per unit $73 (2019)
Subsidised concession fee per unit $40 (2019)
For detailed information on Course Fees, visit www.cqu.edu.au/fees
Application Mode
  • Direct To University
How to Apply Please Enquire or Apply Online
Study Area
  • Information Technology and Digital Media
  • VET in Schools
Skill Area
  • Information Technology
AQF Level Level 2: Certificate II

Admission Codes

International Students
CRICOS Codes
  • ROK - 098595B
  • MKY - 098595B

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements. Basic typing skills are helpful but not essential.

Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

1. Students will receive a Result of Assessment within 21 days of completion of each unit/module or within 21 days of the ‘close of study’ date.
2. Students who successfully complete all required units/modules will receive their qualification and an Academic Statement itemising all units/modules successfully completed.
3. Following receipt of written advice from the student (or teacher) that the student does not intend to complete the full course, the student will be issued with a Statement of Attainment listing all units/modules successfully completed.

Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include: office assistant, records assistant, junior office support.

Course Structures

In order to complete this course, you must:

  1. Complete 7 core units
  2. Complete 7 elective units
Standard Course Structure

6 months full-time or 12 months part-time

  • RPL/RCC/Credit
  • On-campus
Application Skills Cluster
ICTICT203 Operate application software packages More Information
ICTICT204 Operate a digital media technology package More Information
ICTICT210 Operate database applications More Information
ICTWEB201 Use social media tools for collaboration and engagement More Information
Hardware & Software Installation Cluster
ICTICT201 Use computer operating systems and hardware More Information
ICTICT206 Install software applications More Information
ICTSAS203 Connect hardware peripherals More Information
ICTSAS209 Connect and use a home based local wireless network More Information
IT Industry Skills Cluster
BSBSUS201 Participate in Environmentally Sustainable Work Practices More Information
BSBWHS201 Contribute to health and safety of self and others More Information
ICTICT202 Work and communicate effectively in an ICT environment More Information
Security & Maintenance Skills Cluster
For full-time study, enrol into two clusters at a time. For part-time study, enrol into one cluster at a time. Enrol into whichever cluster/s available for that intake.
ICTSAS202 Apply problem-solving techniques to routine ICT malfunctions More Information
ICTSAS205 Maintain ICT system integrity More Information
ICTSAS206 Detect and protect from spam and destructive software More Information

Unit Sequence

For the following units, you may choose your own order of study, while taking into account pre-requisite requirements and the unit availability.
Unit Code Unit Name
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
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
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
ICTSAS202 Apply problem-solving techniques to routine ICT malfunctions
ICTSAS205 Maintain ICT system integrity
ICTSAS206 Detect and protect from spam and destructive software

Course Assessment Information

Assessment Types
Written/Electronic Assessment
Practical Task
Third Party Verification
Project
RPL
Course Learning Outcomes
Where and when can I start?
The availabilities listed here are for 2019 and beyond.
Please view the more details information for any additional information related to the intakes

Domestic 2019 Availabilities

Standard Course Structure

On-campus

Mackay City

February: Full Time/Part Time
April: Full Time/Part Time
July: Full Time/Part Time
October: Full Time/Part Time

Rockhampton City

February: Full Time/Part Time
April: Full Time/Part Time
July: Full Time/Part Time
October: Full Time/Part Time
For individual class days and times for each intake please check the TAFE Timetable located here
2018 Intakes
The availabilities listed here are for 2018.

On-campus

There are four course intakes for 2018, available in February, April, July and October.
6 months full-time or 12 months part-time
This course is available to study on-campus at the following locations:

CQUniversity Mackay City
Classes will be held at Building 1, Room 2.24.

CQUniversity Rockhampton City
Classes will be held at Building B, Room 2.05.

Class attendance will depend on which cluster of units students are enrolled into. Full-time students are expected to attend classes two days per week and spend another two days each week doing online learning, revision and assessments. Part-time students are expected to attend classes one day per week and spend another day each week doing online learning, revision and assessments.

On-campus classes will be held at the following times at both locations: 

February intake:
Industry Skills classes are held weekly on Mondays from 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Security & Maintenance Skills classes are held weekly on Wednesdays 8:30 am – 3:00 pm

April intake:
Application Skills classes are held weekly on Mondays from 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Hardware & Software Installation Skills classes are held weekly on Wednesdays 8:30 am – 3:00 pm

July intake:
Security & Maintenance Skills classes are held weekly on Wednesdays 8:30 am – 3:00 pm
Industry Skills classes are held weekly on Thursdays from 9:00 am – 11:00 am

October intake:
Application Skills classes are held weekly on Tuesdays from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Hardware & Software Installation Skills classes are held weekly on Wednesdays 8:30 am – 3:00 pm
For individual class days and times for each intake please check the TAFE Timetable located here
More Details
No additional details have been provided.