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.
This course consists of 20 units of competency
This course is delivered online
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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.
Vendor Neutral Courses
MTA: Database Fundamentals
MTA: HTML5 Application Development Fundamentals
MCSA: SQL Server 2012
MCSD: Web Applications
Privacy, Ethics & Copyright
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.
IT students also have access to
Pluralsight's online training library, a comprehensive online video training library delivered by those in the industry. The content is accessible 24/7 so you can study and further your skills whenever it suits you. Prerequisites
There are no formal prerequisites for this qualification.
Students will be required to have regular access to a computer and internet access to complete this course.
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).
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
Unit Code Unit Name ICTICT515 Verify client business requirements ICTWEB502 Create dynamic web pages ICTWEB516 Research and apply emerging web technology trends ICTWEB501 Build a dynamic website ICTICT418 Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment ICTWEB503 Create web-based programs BSBWHS501 Ensure a safe workplace ICTDBS504 Integrate database with a website ICTDBS502 Design a database ICTWEB506 Develop complex cascading style sheets ICTDBS412 Build a database ICTPRG509 Build using rapid application development ICTWEB504 Build a document using eXtensible markup language ICTICT511 Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the enterprise ICTWEB509 Use site server tools for transaction management ICTICT509 Gather data to identify business requirements ICTICT503 Validate quality and completeness of system design specifications ICTWEB508 Develop website information architecture ICTWEB505 Develop complex web page layouts ICTSAS505 Review and update disaster recovery and contingency plans
Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:
Web Development Manager
Microsoft Certification Mapping
This qualification covers the Microsoft learning content for the following Certification:
MTA: Database Fundamentals MTA: HTML5 Application Development Fundamentals MCSA: SQL Server 2012 MCSD: Web Applications ITIL Foundations
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.
Pathways from the qualification:
ICT Advanced Diploma, Vocational Graduate Certificate qualifications, or other higher education sector qualifications.
Information about Pathways to University
* Vendor Certifications are current at the time of publishing but are subject to change as these are managed by external organisations to Upskilled.
Flexible Payment Options
Option 1 – Save 15%
Save 15% ($675) when paying upfront. Total course cost: $3,825
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Terms and Conditions Apply Option 3 - Smart and Skilled for NSW Residents
This Upskilled qualification is approved under Smart and Skilled and may attract a government fee subsidy. You must meet the individual eligibility criteria to receive subsidised training for a course on the NSW Skills List. For more information on Smart and Skilled
Smart and Skilled is a reform of the NSW Vocational Education and Training System which provides participants with a great opportunity to obtain the necessary skills needed to pursue a career through Government-subsidised training. Eligible qualifications range from Certificate I right through to Advanced Diplomas.
This qualification is subsidised by the NSW Government. This course is delivered by Nationally Registered Training Organisation, Upskilled Pty Ltd, RTO 40374
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