ICT50418 Diploma of Information Technology Networking

Award Course
Cricos Code 099924D


This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to manage, as an independent ICT specialist or as part of a team, the installation of a range of networks, including internetworking, security and e-business integration.


Network Administrator ICT Administrator, Network Services Administrator, Network Operations Analyst, Network Security Coordinator, Network e-business Coordinator.


ICT60115 Advanced Diploma of Information Technology or pathway to a degree in ICT.

Information for International Students

Students must be at least 18 years old when they commence studies.

Duration 52 Weeks
English Proficiency IELTS 5.5 or equivalent test score, or successful completion of Upper Intermediate ELICOS at Sunraysia Institute of TAFE
Fees per Semester (AUD) $6,500
Total Fees (AUD) $6,500
Course Start Dates February, July
Academic Requirements Successful completion of the equivalent of Australian Year 11 high school studies

* Duration of a course includes periods for orientation and enrolment, teaching, assessment, structured learning support, study breaks and public holidays.
* Fees are subject to change.

Units & Assessment
Core Units
Code Unit Name Hours
ICTICT418 Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment 40
ICTICT517 Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the organisation 50
ICTNWK529 Install and manage complex ICT networks 100
ICTSUS501 Implement server virtualisation for a sustainable ICT system 80
ICTTEN611 Produce an ICT network architecture design 60
Elective Units
Code Unit Name Hours
ICTICT509 Gather data to identify business requirements 30
ICTNWK504 Design and implement an integrated server solution 50
ICTNWK505 Design, build and test a network server 50
ICTNWK506 Configure, verify and troubleshoot WAN links and IP services in a medium enterprise network 90
ICTNWK507 Install, operate and troubleshoot medium enterprise routers 120
ICTNWK508 Install, operate and troubleshoot medium enterprise switches 90
ICTPMG501 Manage ICT projects 80
ICTPRG503 Debug and monitor applications 40
ICTPRG524 Develop high-level object-oriented class specifications 60
ICTPRG532 Apply advanced object-oriented language skills 80
ICTSAD506 Produce a feasibility report 30

Course Assessment

  • Observation and oral questioning
  • Project
  • Practical task
  • Knowledge based test
  • Written task
Your particular units of study will be determined from the core and elective units required for this qualification.

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