Course Code: ICT80215

The Graduate Certificate in Information Technology Sustainability teaches students how to attune sustainability to Information Technology developments within an organisation or situation. The syllabus provides the skills and knowledge for individuals to lead the analysis, implementation, integration and management of emerging and converging Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) in order to achieve organisational and strategic goals.

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  • Government Funding Available
Course structure

This course covers 4 units of competency

Study Mode

This course is delivered online

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  • Description

    The program has been created with a blend of 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 an 8 month period through a blended learning approach of teacher-led workshops or webinars, distance education, and online materials.

    Vendor Neutral Courses Upskilled Courses/Workshops
    • Business Analysis Fundamentals
    • Business Analyst Insights
    • Applied Research
    • Management Skills
    • Leadership Skills
    • Leading Change
    • Project Management
    • ITIL – ISO 20000
    • Sustainability
    • Change Management
    • Sustainability Integration


    Entry into this qualification is limited to those who:

    • Have completed a Bachelor degree in related fields of study, or

    • Have completed a Diploma or Advanced Diploma qualification in related fields of study and 2 years equivalent full-time relevant workplace experience at a significant level of leadership and management responsibility and/or complexity in an enterprise, or

    • Three years equivalent full-time relevant workplace experience at a significant level of leadership and management responsibility and/or complexity in an enterprise.

    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 upon successful completion, certification for ICT80215 Graduate Certificate in Information Technology Sustainability. 

    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.  


    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.

  • Unit Outline

    The program is broken into 4 logical clusters of training within the broad category of ICT systems: 1/ Facilitate Business Analysis; 2/ Integrating Sustainability in IT Planning and Design Projects; 3/ Manage Improvements in ICT Sustainability; and 4/ Lead Applied Research in ICT Sustainability

    Unit Code
    Unit Name
    ICTSUS802Conduct a business case study for integrating sustainability in ICT planning and design projects
    ICTSUS806Lead applied research in ICT sustainability
    ICTICT809Facilitate business analysis
    ICTSUS805Manage improvements in ICT sustainability
  • Career Outcomes

    Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:

    • IT sustainability systems consultant
    • IT sustainability solutions architect
    • IT sustainability project manager
    • IT sustainability technology specialist
    • IT sustainability business manager
    • IT sustainability requirements manager

    Further Study

    Pathways from the qualification include:

    Other relevant higher education sector qualifications or tertiary education qualifications. 

    For information about Pathways to University, click here.

  • Flexible Payment Options

    Option 1 – Save 15%

    Save 15% ($1,365) when paying upfront. Total course cost: $7,725

    Option 2 - 24 Month Interest-free payment plan

    No deposit, no interest to pay for 24 months. Get started for just $88 a week! Total course cost: $9,090


    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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