Course Code: ICT30115

The Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology provides the skills and knowledge individuals require to be competent across a wide range of technical functions in Information and Communications Technology (ICT), and allows graduates to demonstrate a degree of self-sufficiency as users.

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  • Nationally Recognised
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  • Access to lynda.com
  • Student Reward Program
  • Government Funding Available
Course structure

This course covers 17 units of competency

Study Mode

This course is delivered online

Locations & Dates

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  • Description

    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, distance, and online materials.

    Vendor Course Vendor Neutral Course
    • MTA: Windows Server Administration Fundamentals
    • MTA: Networking Fundamentals
    • MTA: Security Fundamentals
    • MCSA: Windows 8 
    • CompTIA A+ 
    • Computer Literacy for Windows
    • Writing Research Papers
    • Introduction to Computers, Servers and Networks
    • A+ Essentials
    • Service Level Agreements
    • Setting Up a Small-Office Network
    • Workplace Communication
    • Introduction to Client Training
    • Environmental Procedures in the Workplace
    • WHS

    Prerequisites

    There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification; however, preferred pathways for candidates considering this qualification include:

    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

    Assessment is summative utilising lecturer-developed assessment tools.

    Inclusions

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

    Resources

    This qualification utilises many and varied types of learning materials andassessments. 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 Code
    Unit Name
    BSBWHS304 Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultation processes
    ICTSAS301 Run standard diagnostic tests
    BSBSUS401 Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
    ICTICT301 Create user documentation
    ICTICT302 Install and optimise operating system software
    ICTICT202 Work and communicate effectively in an ICT environment
    ICTNWK301 Provide network systems administration
    ICTNWK305 Install and manage network protocols
    ICTSAS303 Care for computer hardware
    ICTSAS304 Provide basic system administration
    ICTSAS306 Maintain equipment and software
    ICTNWK303 Configure and administer a network operating system
    ICTNWK302 Identify and resolve network problems
    ICTICT306 Migrate to new technology
    ICTSAS307 Install, configure and secure a small office home office network
    ICTSAS305 Provide ICT advice to clients
    ICTICT303 Connect internal hardware components
  • Career Outcomes

    People 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.  Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:

    • Help desk officer
    • Help desk assistant
    • ICT operations support
    • ICT user support
    • PC support
    • Technical support.

    Microsoft Certification Mapping

    This qualification covers the Microsoft learning content for the following Certification:

    MTA: Windows Server Administration Fundamentals
    MTA: Networking Fundamentals
    MTA: Security Fundamentals
    MCSA: Windows 8
    CompTIA A+

    All recommended learning materials for these certifications are provided in this Upskilled Diploma, Microsoft Learning also recommends that you have hands-on experience with the product along with studying these materials.

    Further Study

    Pathways from this qualification include:

    Certificate IV in Information Technology

    * Vendor Certifications are current at the time of publishing but are subject to change as these are managed by external organisations to Upskilled.

  • Price and Payment Options

    Get started for just $300!

    $300 enrollment fee plus 52 weekly interest free repayments of $62.50, total course cost = $3,550

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    • Save 15% ($535) when paying upfront
    • Save 5% ($180) when paying via monthly installments
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