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Diploma of Website Development

Diploma of Website Development

Course Code: ICT50615
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The Diploma of Website Development addresses skill sets and knowledge around the design, building, and management of websites. This qualification is designed to facilitate careers for individuals as both independent web developers, or as team members working in integrated project roles. 


Course Structure

This program has been created with a blend of vendor specific, vendor neutral, and trainer developed materials. Vendor training is recognised internationally as an industry benchmark for product specific training. Upskilled uses an online Learning Management System to manage the delivery and assessment of learning resources. The program is conducted over a 12 month period through a blended learning approach of teacher-led workshops or webinars, distance education, and online materials. VET FEE-HELP options are available for this course.  Click here for more info on VET FEE-HELP.

Vendor Courses Vendor Neutral Courses Upskilled Courses/Workshops
  • Microsoft Academy SQL Server
  • Microsoft Academy .NET Framework
  • Microsoft Academy C# Programming
  • Microsoft Academy ASP.NET
  • HTML/CSS/Javascript
  • Storyboards
  • Privacy, Ethics & Copyright
  • Business Needs
  • Disaster Recovery
  • WHS
  • IT Governance
  • Testing

Pathways into the qualification

Preferred pathways for candidates considering this qualification may include:

  • Demonstrated vocational experience in a range of work environments in a website development or management role: web developer, web programmer, web manager or equivalent

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Participants often come with experience in one or more ICT competencies, vocationally acquired from a range of sources (both formal and otherwise). Upskilled acknowledges the validity of such experience and encourages candidates to apply for Recognition of Prior Learning where applicable. Upskilled's RPL Calculator is a guide to initial RPL standing, although participants are sometimes entitled to further RPL as enrolment progresses.



Assessment is summative and formative with set assignments, project work, and questionnaires.



Upskilled Information Technology courses include detailed learning materials, assessments, online trainer support, and certification upon successful completion.


This qualification utilises many and varied types of learning materials and assessments. These resources are managed and provided through Upskilled’s Learning Management System, MyUpskilled.  Access to a Microsoft based Personal Computer and an internet connection is required to complete any Upskilled IT qualification that utilises Microsoft Academy Courses (listed above).

Unit Outline

Unit Outline

The online e-Learning course addresses the following units of competency from the National ICT Information and Communications Technology Training Package. All competencies must be successfully completed to attain the diploma.

The program is broken into 4 logical clusters of training within the broad category of ICT systems: 1/ Core Infrastructure; 2/ Continuity & Security; 3/ Continuous Improvement; and 4/ Service Delivery & Governance

Core Units
Unit Codes
Core Units
ICTDBS504 Integrate database with a website Continuity & Security
ICTWEB501 Build a dynamic website Core Infrastructure
ICTWEB502 Create dynamic web pages Core Infrastructure
ICTWEB503 Create web-based programs Core Infrastructure
BSBWHS501 Ensure a safe workplace Service Delivery & Governance
ICTWEB516 Research and apply emerging web technology trends Continuous Improvement
ICTICT418 Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment Continuity & Security
ICTICT515 Verify client business requirements Service Delivery & Governance
Elective Units
Unit Codes
Elective Units
ICTWEB504 Build a document using eXtensible markup language Continuity & Security
ICTSAS505 Review and update disaster recovery and contingency plans Continuous Improvement
ICTWEB506 Develop complex cascading style sheets Core Infrastructure
ICTPRG509 Build using rapid application development Core Infrastructure
ICTDBS412 Build a database Core Infrastructure
ICTWEB505 Develop complex web page layouts Core Infrastructure
ICTWEB508 Develop website information architecture Continuous Improvement
ICTICT509 Gather data to identify business requirements Continuous Improvement
ICTICT511 Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the enterprise Continuous Improvement
ICTWEB509 Use site server tools for transaction management Continuity & Security
ICTDBS502 Design a database Core Infrastructure
ICTICT503 Validate quality and completeness of system design specifications Continuous Improvement


Career Outcomes

Career Outcomes

Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include: 

  • Web Developer
  • Web Development Manager
  • Web Programmer
  • Website Manager
  • Webmaster
  • Web Administrator
  • Internet Developer

Further Study

Pathways from the qualification:

ICA11 Advanced Diploma, Vocational Graduate Certificate qualifications, or other higher education sector qualifications.

For information about Pathways to University, click here.

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