ICT50220 – Diploma of Information Technology (Cyber Security)

Brighton College

Course details

CRICOS course code: 105308G

Level of study: Certificates & Diplomas


This 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 specialist fields, working independently, as part of a team or leading deliverables 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).

Course Structure

Total Units 20: Core Units 6; Elective Units 14

  • BSBCRT512 Originate and develop concepts
  • BSBXCS402 Promote workplace cyber security awareness and best practices
  • BSBXTW401 Lead and facilitate a team
  • ICTICT517 Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the organisation
  • ICTICT532 Apply IP, ethics and privacy policies in ICT environments
  • ICTSAS527 Manage client problems
  • ICTSAD507 Design and implement quality assurance processes for business solutions
  • ICTSAD508 Develop technical requirements for business solutions
  • ICTSAD509 Produce ICT feasibility reports
  • ICTSAS502 Establish and maintain client user liaison
  • ICTCYS407 Gather, analyse and interpret threat data
  • ICTCYS610 Protect critical infrastructure for organisations
  • ICTCYS613 Utilise design methodologies for security architecture
  • BSBLDR511 Develop and use emotional intelligence
  • ICTSAS524 Develop, implement and evaluate an incident response plan
  • ICTSAS526 Review and update disaster recovery and contingency plans
  • ICTWEB527 Research and apply emerging web technology trends
  • CUADIG502 Design digital applications
  • ICTWEB441 Produce basic client-side script
  • ICTWEB518 Build a document using extensible markup language

Occupational Outcome(s)

Students who complete this course may be able to seek employment in a range of information and communication support roles. Such as

  • ICT Office Manager
  • ICT Systems Administrator
  • Information Systems Office Manager
  • Office Systems Administrator
  • Systems Manager

University Pathways:

Successful completion of the Diploma or Advanced Diploma or Graduate Diploma level qualification at Brighton College enables you to you automatically enter the second year of your chosen relevant bachelor’s or master’s degree qualification at Torrens University.

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
13,600 Per Year
Read more17,000 for the entire course; Enrolment Fee: 250; Material Fee: 500
09 Jan 2023
11 Apr 2023
65 weeks
Full time
Melbourne Campus
Level 5, 20 Queen Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000

Entry criteria

International students must be at least 18 years of age

Must have completed at least the equivalent of year 12

These students must also have an IELTS Academic score of 5.5 or equivalent (test results must be no more than 2 years old).

Students must also participate in a course entry interview to demonstrate their suitability for the course.

International Students may not be required to provide evidence of English Language competence where documented evidence can be provided to demonstrate any of the following:

  • the student was educated for 5 years in an English speaking country.
  • the student has completed at least 6 months of a Certificate IV level course in an Australian RTO.
  • the student has successfully completed an English Placement Test.
  • the student has successfully completed a foundation course in Australia
  • the student has successfully completed their High School in English Language.


Brighton College
Brisbane Campus
Unit 2 and 3, 15 Anderson Street
Brisbane Queensland 4006
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