ICT50118 – Diploma of Information Technology

CRICOS Course Code: 099831J

Please note that this qualification has been superseded by ICT50120 Diploma of Information Technology

About this course

This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to administer and manage information and communications technology (ICT) support in small-to-medium enterprises (SMEs) using a wide range of general ICT technologies.

Persons working at this level provide a broader rather than specialised ICT support function, applying a wide range of higher level technical skills in ICT areas such as networking, IT support, database development, programming and web development.

Key Information

Course Duration

52 Weeks

Study Mode

Classroom, Self-study

Course Location

Brisbane, Melbourne

Course Fees

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Course Intake

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International students must be at least 18 years of age

Must have completed Australian AQF Level 5(Diploma) or higher

These students must also have an IELTS Academic score of 5.5 or equivalent (test results must be no more than 2 years old).

Students must also participate in a course entry interview to demonstrate their suitability for the course.

International Students may not be required to provide evidence of English Language competence where documented evidence can be provided to demonstrate any of the following:   

  • the student was educated for 5 years in an English speaking country.  
  • the student has completed at least 6 months of a Certificate IV level course in an Australian RTO. 
  • the student has successfully completed an English Placement Test.  
  • the student has successfully completed a foundation course in Australia 
  • the student has successfully completed their High School in English Language.

Total Units 20   Core Units 4    Elective Units 16

Unit Code Unit Namecore/Elective
BSBSUS501Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainabilityCore
BSBWHS501Ensure a safe workplaceCore
ICTICT509Gather data to identify business requirementsCore
ICTICT517Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the organisationCore
ICTWEB429Create a markup language document to specificationElective
ICTWEB504Build a document using extensible markup languageElective
ICTWEB411Produce basic client-side script for dynamic web pagesElective
ICTWEB502Create dynamic web pagesElective
ICTWEB501Build a dynamic websiteElective
ICTPRG527Apply intermediate object-oriented language skillsElective
ICTPRG532Apply advanced object-oriented language skillsElective
ICTPRG505Build advanced user interfaceElective
ICTPMG501Manage ICT projectsElective
BSBPMG521Manage project integrationElective
BSBLDR511Develop and use emotional intelligenceElective
BSBLDR502Lead and manage effective workplace relationshipsElective
ICTICT419Work effectively in the digital media industryElective
BSBCRT501Originate and develop conceptsElective
CAUDIG502Design digital applicationsElective
ICTICT501Research and review hardware technology options for organisations Elective

Students who complete this course may be able to seek employment in a range of information and communication support roles. Such as

  • ICT Office Manager
  • Web Developer

Enquire about the course

Simply fill out the form to receive the course guide and a call from Brighton College Student Advisor.


Call 07 3123 4911

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