Certificate III in Information, Digital Media Technologies

ICT30115 (CRICOS Code: 086513G)

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

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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Entry Requirements


  • An overall equivalent of Australia’s Year 10

  • IELTS 5.0 or equivalent: intermediate English certificate or by completion of ABS VET pre-entry test (international students)

  • Students must be at least 18 years old

Start Dates

2018: Jan-8, Jan-29, Feb-19, Apr-9, Apr-30, May-21, Jul-9, Jul-30, Aug-20, Oct-8, Oct-29, Nov-19


2019: Jan-7, Jan-29, Feb-18, Apr-8, Apr-29, May-20, Jul-8, Jul-29, Aug-19, Oct-8, Oct-28, Nov-18

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.

Program Delivery

39 weeks (including 6 weeks breaks)
Delivery 20 hours/week
Work placement 120h

Lecture: Monday from 9am to 4pm
Learner Support: Thursday from 9am to 4pm
Online studies: 5 hours per week

List of Units

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

 

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