This dual diploma combines digital media technologies and website development to provide the skills and knowledge for you to design, develop and refine digital media technologies, along with the competencies to design, build and manage websites.
This course covers 31 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, assessment and learning resources. The program is conducted over a 12 month period through a blended learning approach of distance, online and teacher led workshops or webinars.
||Vendor Neutral Courses
- MTA: Database – Pass Database Fundamentals exam
- MCSD: App Builder – Pass MCSA: Web Applications; and Developing Microsoft Azure Solutions exam
- ITIL Foundations
- Media Management
- Business Needs Analysis
- Client Training
- Business Needs
- Disaster Recovery
- IT Governance
There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification, however the preferred pathway for candidates 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 is summative with set assignments, project work, questionnaires and vendor exams.
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.
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 dual 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
||Originate and develop concepts
||Ensure a safe workplace
||Manage interactive media production
||Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment
||Work effectively in the digital media industry
||Verify client business requirements
||Manage ICT projects
||Integrate database with a website
||Build a dynamic website
||Create dynamic web pages
||Create web-based programs
||Research and apply emerging web technology trends
||Apply intermediate object-oriented language skills
||Use a library or pre-existing components
||Develop mobile applications
||Develop and conduct client acceptance test
||Design web environments
||Perform basic vision and sound editing
||Incorporate and edit digital video
||Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the enterprise
||Develop complex web page layouts
||Develop complex cascading style sheets
||Develop website information architecture
||Use site server tools for transaction management
||Build using rapid application development
||Review and update disaster recovery and contingency plans
||Build a database
||Design a database
||Validate quality and completeness of system design specifications
||Gather data to identify business requirements
||Build a document using eXtensible markup language
Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:
- Digital media designer
- Digital media developer
- Digital media developer/engineer
- Digital media authoring specialist
- Digital media producer
- Web Developer
- Web Development Manager
- Web Programmer
- Website Manager
- Web Administrator
- Internet Developer
Microsoft Certification Mapping
This qualification covers the Microsoft learning content for the following Certification:
MTA: Database Fundamentals
MCSD: Web Applications
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.
For information about Pathways to University click here.
ICT Advanced Diploma, Vocational Graduate Certificate qualifications, or other higher education sector qualifications.
* 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
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