Do you live and breathe all things digital? Our ICT50120 - Diploma of Information Technology (Release 2) will provide a generalist overview of the IT industry, helping you feel well-equipped across a wide range of IT areas such as networking, IT support and programming.
If you're interested in pursuing a manager or team-leader role in the IT field, this qualification has a mixture of units that can help build your critical thinking skills, emotional intelligence and leadership; qualities that are important to have when managing a team.
What you'll learn
This qualification comprises units that will provide you with training that can help you pursue managerial and senior roles in an IT environment. From the online course, you'll learn to:
- Promote workplace cyber security awareness and best practices
- Install and manage complex ICT networks
- Gather, analyse and interpret threat data
- Install and upgrade operating systems
- Create dynamic web pages
Other personal skills you may learn along the way include:
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- Developing critical thinking skills
- Leading and managing a team
- Building emotional intelligence
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Work in a simulated workplace
In order to feel "work-ready" in the ICT industry, Upskilled ensures that you're working on real world scenarios.
By offering a simulated workplace, you'll get the chance to work on tasks that are commonly done in an ICT work environment. You'll have access to the simulated workplace via our customised learning platform, MyUpskilled. The aim of working in the simulated workplace is to set a context to the assessment tasks you would be required to complete.
By choosing Upskilled, you will gain access to supplementary resources that can help with your studies. These inclusions aim to enhance your online learning experience, making it interactive and engaging. These include:
- Access to Upskilled's customised learning platform, MyUpskilled
- Student Support Team
- Specialist trainers
- Online tutorials
Video content access to:
Access to Pluralsight is provided as you progress throughout the course and may not be available or relevant in every unit.
Recognition of Prior Learning / Credit Transfer
You may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) or Credit Transfer (CT) provided that you have supporting evidence of any prior education and work experience. This can either reduce your study load or shorten the duration of your course. Prior to enrolment, please speak with your Education Consultant for further details.
After enrolment, you can download the application from MyUpskilled, or on request from Student Support. A trainer will be then be assigned to assess your elibigility for RPL and/or CT.
This course will have you undertake summative and formative assessments, write reports and/or create a portfolio, and participate in role-playing scenarios. You'll also be working on a variety of projects that require your own research as well as answering various written/oral questions that apply the theory you learn into practice.
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