Certificate IV in Information Technology

Kent Institute Australia

Course details

CRICOS course code: 105665H

Level of study: Certificates & Diplomas


The Certificate IV in Information Technology reflects the role of individuals who are job ready and competent in a wide range of information and communications technology (ICT) roles and apply a broad range of skills in varied work contexts, using problem solving skills and effective communication with others.

The skills required for these roles may include, but are not restricted to: database development: interpreting specifications, technical designs and flow charts, modifying software applications, constructing technical specifications from models and testing, and writing technical documents; database maintenance: managing, cleaning, storing and verifying organisational data, and evaluating compliance with internal and external data ethics regulations and legislation; gaming development: creating 2D and 3D modelling and animation software through scripts and storyboards; networking: installing, configuring and testing networks and servers in organisations; programming: building, testing and applying basic object-oriented language skills, user interfaces and software developments; systems administration support: implementing maintenance procedures and support to help troubleshoot system applications; web development: designing website layouts through textual and visual content transfer, search engine optimisation and simple markup language documents

Exit pathways: ICT50220: Diploma of Information Technology; ICT60220: Advanced Diploma of Information Technology; Bachelor of Information Technology; Bachelor of Business

Assessments: Case Studies; Scenarios – Problem Solving, Practical Activities, Oral Presentation, Multiple Choice Quiz, Written Portfolio, Projects, Reports, Practical Observations

Employment pathways Employment outcomes resulting from the completion of this courser may include the following roles: Software development Web development Database development Networking.

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
6,592 Per Year
Read moreEnrolment Fee (non-refundable): 250
09 Jan 2023
10 Apr 2023
10 Jul 2023
1 year
Full time
Melbourne Campus
Level 10, 350 Queen Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000

Entry criteria

Academic requirement

Entry to this course requires:

Successful completion of Australian year 11 or equivalent; OR

Relevant work experience in a related field.

English requirement

Applicants from non-English speaking backgrounds only.

IELTS (Academic) 5.5 with no band less than 5.0 or equivalent; PTE Academic (Pearson) - Overall score of 42 (with 35 or more in all communicative scores); TOEFL IBT (Internet based) - Overall score of 46 (Writing/Speaking of 15+ and Reading/Listening of 7+); Cambridge CAE & CPE - 162+.


Kent Institute Australia
Sydney Campus
Level 11, 10 Barrack Street
Sydney New South Wales 2000
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