Diploma of Information Technology (Cyber Security)

Ultimate Institute of Australia

Course details

CRICOS course code: 108254C

Level of study: Certificates & Diplomas

Summary

ICT50220 Diploma of Information Technology (Cyber Security) qualification reflects the role of individuals in a variety of information and communications technology (ICT) roles who have established specialised skills in a technical ICT function.

Individuals in these roles carry out moderately complex tasks in a specialist field, working independently, as part of a team or leading a deliverable with others. They may apply their skills across a wide range of industries, business functions and departments, or as a business owner (sole trader/contractor).

The skills required for these roles may include, but are not restricted to:

cyber security: protecting sensitive data and information through security architecture and developing disaster recovery and contingency plans

The key clients for the for the ICT50220 Diploma of Information Technology are local and international students who wish to formally obtain a higher Information Technology and Communication qualification and would like to develop their skills and knowledge in information technology to create and further educational and employment opportunities. This qualification provides skills and knowledge in information and communications technology (ICT) networking environments to support a wide range of industry occupations which include network support, network operations support, network operations technician, network technician and network support technician.

Education Pathway

Participants who exit this course at any time prior to completion will receive a Statement of Attainment for the units of competency they have successfully achieved.

After completing students may undertake a range of related higher level qualifications.

For instance, after achieving ICT50220 Diploma of Information Technology, learners may undertake the following pathways:

Career Pathways

After the successful completion of this qualification, there are several career pathways, which includes but not limited to:

Cyber security specialist
Network Administrator
IT Administrator
Network Support Coordinator
Network Analyst
Network Security Specialist

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
11,000 Per Year
Read moreAll fees are in Australian Dollars and are subject to change, and include a course material fee of 450 IT courses.
Monthly 52 weeks
Read more52 Weeks (1 year) including Holidays

Full time
Ultimate Institute of Australia
Level 2, 51-53 Elizabeth Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000
Australia

Entry criteria

Academic requirements

  • Satisfactory completion of an equivalent Australian Year 12 or Certificate IV or higher

Age

  • Learners must be 18 years of age or older.

English Language Requirements

  • IELTS General test score of 5.5 (or equivalent*) for direct entry into the course
  • IELTS General score of 5.0 (or equivalent*) with evidence of enrolment in an ELICOS course of at least 10 weeks’ duration taken before the VET course
  • IELTS General score of 4.5 (or equivalent*) with evidence of enrolment in an ELICOS course of at least 20 weeks’ duration taken before the VET course
  • Completion of an ELICOS course exiting at the upper-intermediate level, or
  • Successful completion of UIA’s language, literacy and numeracy assessment.

Address

Ultimate Institute of Australia
Level 2, 51-53 Elizabeth Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000
Australia
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