Certificate III in Information, Digital Media Technologies

Develop skills and knowledge in a wide range of general computer functions and digital media whilst improving your confidence as an ICT user.

ICT30115 (CRICOS Code: 086513G)

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PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

The Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology 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.

  • Develop skills and knowledge in a wide range of general information and communications technology technical functions
  • Gain a degree of self-sufficiency as an ICT user
  • Achieve a high level of competency to work with technical support, web technologies, software applications and digital media
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Study Options Online or in-Class In-Class
Entry Requirements
  • An overall equivalent of Australia’s Year 12 (minimum high school diploma)
  • Students must be at least 18 years old
  • An overall equivalent of Australia’s Year 12 (minimum high school diploma)
  • IELTS 5.5 or equivalent: upper intermediate English certificate, ABS pre entry test
  • Students must be at least 18 years old
Course Schedule TBC Monday, Tuesday from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm (Lecture)
Assessment Support TBC

(Flexibility to choose most convenient time for student)

  • Monday to Thursday from 1:30 pm to 5 pm
  • Friday from 9 am to 5 pm
Employment Opportunities TBC

TBC

Duration TBC 24 weeks (including 6 weeks scheduled breaks)

20 hours/week

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2016        Jan-11, Jan-18, Jan-25, Feb-15, Apr-18, May-02, May-09, July-11, July-18, July-25, Aug-15, Oct-17, Oct-31, Nov-7

2017        Jan-9, Jan-16, Jan-23, Feb-13, Apr-17, May-1, May-08, July-10, July-17, July-24, Aug-14, Oct-16, Oct-30, Nov-06

On the first day of the course, you will undergo an orientation process where you will receive the information you need to start your studies. Your attendance to this orientation is compulsory.

Core Units

  • Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultative processes
  • Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
  • Work and communicate effectively in an IT environment
  • Create user documentation
  • Install and optimise operating system software
  • Run standard diagnostic tests

Elective Units/Foundation

  • Use advanced features of computer applications
  • Review and maintain a website
  • Use social media tools for collaboration and engagement
  • Create a simple mark-up language document
  • Build simple websites using commercial programs
  • Produce digital images for the web
  • Care for computer hardware
  • Evaluate characteristics of cloud computing solutions and services
  • Produce and prepare photo images
  • Write simple documents
  • Create electronic presentations

*Course units may be subject to change

Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices - BSBSUS401

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to effectively analyse the workplace in relation to environmentally sustainable work practices and to implement improvements and monitor their effectiveness.

Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultative processes - BSBWHS304

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to participate in work health and safety (WHS) communication and consultation processes.

Review and maintain a website - BSBEBU401

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to undertake data analysis, review website content and update and maintain a website.

No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of endorsement.

Use advanced features of computer applications - ICTICT308

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to use computer applications employing advanced features. It involves manipulating data and accessing support resources to solve routine problems.

Create user documentation - ICTICT301

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to create user documentation that is clear to the target audience and easy to navigate.

Create electronic presentations - BSBITU302

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to design and produce electronic presentations for speakers, for self access and online access.

Use social media tools for collaboration and engagement - ICTWEB201

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to establish a social networking presence using social media tools and applications.

The unit specifically identifies the requirement to review, compare and use different types of social networking tools and applications.

Create a simple markup language document - ICTWEB301

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to design, create and save a basic mark-up language document using a text editor.

Care for computer hardware - ICTSAS303

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to manage the maintenance and location of hardware.

Produce digital images for the web - ICTWEB303

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to produce and manipulate images suitable for use in website development.

Work and communicate effectively in an IT environment - ICTICT202

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to work and communicate effectively within organisational policies and governance arrangements using information technology (IT) systems, equipment and software.

Install and optimise operating system software - ICTICT302

This unit defines the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to install operating system (OS) software and to make adjustments as a means of optimising the system to accommodate business and client needs.

Run standard diagnostic tests - ICTSAS301

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to troubleshoot problems and conduct diagnostic tests on a range of platforms.

Evaluate characteristics of cloud computing solutions and services - ICTNWK306

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to recognise cloud computing characteristics in order to evaluate them. It involves a basic review and analysis of cloud computing delivery, and deployment models, and an evaluation of the benefits and challenges of implementing cloud computing solutions and services.

Produce and prepare photo images - CUADIG303

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to prepare photo images for integration into an interactive media sequence or product.

Build simple websites using commercial programs- ICTWEB302

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to use web authoring tools to create, modify and test simple web pages and websites.

Write simple documents - BSBWRT301

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to plan, draft and finalise a basic document.  It applies to individuals who apply a broad range of competencies in various work contexts and may exercise some discretion and judgement to produce a range of workplace documentation.

ASSESMENTS

All vocational courses are assessed through a combination of assessment types that may include essays, reports, group tasks, portfolios and/or presentations.

ON-LINE UNITS

Online units are delivered through our on-line platform and can be completed anytime during your study period. You can contact and get support from your teacher to complete online units.

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