Launch a career in the exciting, lucrative world of IT programming with our ICTSS00138 - Programming Skills for Introductory Roles Skill Set (short course). From mastering version control systems and object-oriented language skills to software testing and building user interfaces, this course is ideal for aspiring programmers and individuals seeking to enhance their technical abilities in the dynamic field of software development.
This program can benefit anyone looking to get their start in coding, or existing IT professionals simply looking to enhance their transferable skills. The fundamental skills areas explored can pave the way for junior roles or further studies in the industry.
What you will learn
This course comprises five units to help you develop key competencies for further study or entry-level employment in IT programming. In this course you'll learn to:
- Apply introductory object-oriented language skills
- Effectively use version control systems in development environments
- Apply techniques for testing software developments
- Design and build user interfaces
- Apply introductory programming skills in various programming languages
- Visual Studio
Work in a simulated workplace
Upskilled's ICTSS00138 - Programming Skills for Introductory Roles Skill Set (short course) provides you with a simulated workplace environment as part of your studies, helping you apply your newfound technical knowledge to real-world workplace scenarios. Students will gain access to a simulated workplace through our customised learning platform, MyUpskilled, where they'll take part in the common challenges and projects expected of professional IT programmers.
This simulated experience aims to provide a practical context for the course material, helping you be more "job-ready" for real-world coding roles.
By choosing Upskilled, you'll gain access to supplementary resources that can help with your studies. These inclusions aim to enhance your online learning experience, making it interactive and engaging. These include:
- Access to Upskilled's customised learning platform, MyUpskilled
- Student Support Team
- Specialist trainers
- Online tutorials
Video content access to:
Recognition of Prior Learning / Credit Transfer
You may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) or Credit Transfer (CT) provided that you have supporting evidence of any prior education and work experience. This can either reduce your study load or shorten the duration of your course. Prior to enrolment, please speak with your Education Consultant for further details.
Following enrolment, you can request further information from Student Support. A trainer will then be assigned to assess your eligibility for RPL and/or CT.
Upskilled takes evidence gathered from a variety of sources to deem a student as competent. Assessment processes might include some or all of the following:
- Recognition of Prior Learning and/or credit transfer
- summative and formative assignments
- written reports and/or portfolio assessments
- role-playing scenarios
- multiple choice quizzes
Regular training and assessment contact will be maintained by Upskilled in conjunction with the participant and their employer (where applicable). Critical dates during the program will be identified for participants to ensure compliance to assessment due dates, and attendance at monthly webinars as required.