Course Code: ICT50915/ICT50615

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. 


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  • Nationally Recognised
  • Rolling Start Dates
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  • Student Reward Program
  • Government Funding Available
Course structure

This course covers 31 units of competency

Study Mode

This course is delivered online

Locations & Dates

Start when you're ready

  • 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, 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 Courses Vendor Neutral Courses Upskilled Courses
    • MTA: Database – Pass Database Fundamentals exam
    • MCSD: App Builder – Pass MCSA: Web Applications; and Developing Microsoft Azure Solutions exam
    • HTML/CSS/JavaScript
    • ITIL Foundations
    • Media Management
    • Storyboards
    • WHS
    • Research
    • Privacy/Ethics/Copyright
    • Business Needs Analysis
    • Client Training
    • Business Needs
    • Disaster Recovery
    • IT Governance
    • Testing


    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).

  • 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 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

    Unit Code
    Unit Name
    BSBCRT501 Originate and develop concepts
    BSBWHS501 Ensure a safe workplace
    ICTGAM504 Manage interactive media production
    ICTICT418 Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment
    ICTICT419 Work effectively in the digital media industry
    ICTICT515 Verify client business requirements
    ICTPMG501 Manage ICT projects
    ICTDBS504 Integrate database with a website
    ICTWEB501 Build a dynamic website
    ICTWEB502 Create dynamic web pages
    ICTWEB503 Create web-based programs
    ICTWEB516 Research and apply emerging web technology trends
    ICTPRG527 Apply intermediate object-oriented language skills
    ICTPRG413 Use a library or pre-existing components
    ICTPRG409 Develop mobile applications
    ICTSAS504 Develop and conduct client acceptance test
    CUADIG502 Design web environments
    CUAPOS201 Perform basic vision and sound editing
    ICTDMT501 Incorporate and edit digital video
    ICTICT511 Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the enterprise
    ICTWEB505 Develop complex web page layouts
    ICTWEB506 Develop complex cascading style sheets
    ICTWEB508 Develop website information architecture
    ICTWEB509 Use site server tools for transaction management
    ICTPRG509 Build using rapid application development
    ICTSAS505 Review and update disaster recovery and contingency plans
    ICTDBS412 Build a database 
    ICTDBS502 Design a database
    ICTICT503 Validate quality and completeness of system design specifications
    ICTICT509 Gather data to identify business requirements
    ICTWEB504 Build a document using eXtensible markup language
  • Career Outcomes

    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
    • Webmaster
    • Web Administrator
    • Internet Developer

    Microsoft Certification Mapping

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

    MTA: Database Fundamentals
    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.

    Further Study

    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

    Option 1 – Save 15%

    Save 15% ($1037) when paying upfront. Total course cost: $5,878

    Option 2 - 24 Month Interest-free payment plan

    No deposit, no interest to pay for 24 months. Get started for just $66 a week! Total course cost: $6,915


    Upskilled has teamed up with zipMoney to offer you flexible weekly, fortnightly or monthly interest free payment plans, allowing you start studying now without the financial burden! Applications for Zip Money literally only take a few minutes! Find out more about ZipMoney.

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