Information Digital Media and Technology Certificate III ICT30118

A HANDS-ON PRACTICAL COURSE TO START YOUR IT CAREER

The Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology is a hands-on course that has a key focus on the skills and knowledge essential for any IT career! You will learn all the essential skills for a successful career in IT including how to run standard diagnostic tests, install and optimise operating system software and manage the migration to newer technology.

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offered under the Certificate III in Information Digital Media and Technology

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  • Work Effectively and Safely in ICT

    It is essential that IT professionals work in a safe manner, especially as their roles may involve working with devices that hold electrical current. This subject examines typical WH&S policies and procedures, key safe working practices such as manual handling and storage. It also focuses on consultation practices and requirements.

    • Unit(s):
    • ICTICT202 Work and communicate effectively in an ICT environment
    • BSBWHS304 Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultation processes
    • ICTWHS204 Follow work health and safety and environmental policy and procedures
  • Network Administration

    Maintaining and administering a network environment can provide its users with a seamless experience. We look at areas such as setting up user accounts, modifying user permissions, installing and understanding basic networking protocols as well as conducting a range of command line networking tools in order to troubleshoot and uncover networking issues.

    • Unit(s):
    • ICTNWK301 Provide network systems administration
    • ICTNWK305 Install and manage network protocols
    • ICTSAS304 Provide basic system administration
  • Building Networks

    There are a number of key elements required in setting up a small networking environment. Within this task the student will learn how to setup a small network from scratch; by setting up and configuring various network hardware devices. The student will be advised of an array of tools that could be used to both setup appropriate network security as well as troubleshoot any network connectivity issues.

    • Unit(s):
    • ICTNWK302 Determine and action network problems
    • ICTNWK303 Configure and administer a network operating system
    • ICTNWK304 Administer network peripherals
    • ICTSAS307 Install, configure and secure a small office or home office network
  • Run Diagnostic Tests

    The ability to install software and operating systems are a fundamental skill set required by an IT Technician. This module will have you installing and configuring an operating system. It will also have you running a number of diagnostic tests designed to prolong the life of equipment and the operating system. You will need to have access to a Windows based operating system as you will be developing a greater level of understanding in regards to using and maintaining your system.

    • Unit(s):
    • ICTICT301 Create user documentation
    • ICTICT302 Install and optimise operating system software
    • ICTSAS308 Run standard diagnostic tests
    • ICTICT304 Implement system software changes
  • ICT Cloud and Sustainability Solutions

    Sustainability is a key criteria for many ICT decisions. In this subject we look at how cloud solutions and services could offer benefits to businesses as well as be part of the sustainability solution.

    • Unit(s):
    • BSBSUS401 Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
    • ICTNWK306 Evaluate characteristics of cloud computing solutions and services
    • BSBFLM312 Contribute to team effectiveness

Course Fees

Quality Education at a Fair Price

$

1,740

* - $

3,300



Course Duration

12 months is allowed as the standard part time enrolment term for the Certificate III in Information Digital Media and Technology course.

Students who are able to commit more time to their course can finish earlier; while Traineeship terms may be longer.

Entry Requirements

for the Certificate III in Information Digital Media and Technology

  • Reading and Writing Skills
    The course is an online correspondence course so you need to have basic English reading and writing skills, or higher. As a guide - you should have completed Year 10 schooling, or have proven workplace written communication skills.
  • Limited Enrolments
    Please note that the College has a restriction on the total number of Information Technology students to ensure that we can adequately support them. At this time enrolments in this course are restricted to existing students and clients by an application basis.
  • Spoken English Skills
    Some components of this course have practical components where students will be required to demonstrate verbal communication skills as part of their assessments. Average English skills are necessary to complete these components successfully.
  • Work Placement
    To achieve best practical application of this course it is recommended that you be in a work environment where you can practice some of the skills learnt.
  • Computer and Internet
    • Access to a Desktop Computer or Laptop with Windows 7 (or higher)
    • You will need access to a computer and the internet with Internet Explorer 8+, Chrome or Firefox
    • Access to the following Microsoft Office 2010 (or later) Applications: Word, Excel, PowerPoint
    • Access to a Current Windows Operating System (E.g. Windows 7 or higher)
    • Access to Computer Hardware/Peripherals (Desktops, Monitors, Mouse, Keyboard, Printers etc.)
  • Other
    • Ability to study and conduct assessments in a safe environment
    • Access to a desktop computer that can be physically dismantled (eg removal of hard drive and other components) and reassembled
    • Possess Administrator rights for installation of software on a local computer
    • Safety Equipment used in the dismantling of Computer Desktops (Electrostatic Wrist strap) is also required

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