National code: ICT50220

Diploma of Information Technology (Back End Web Development) & (Front End Web Development) at Hornsby

Class details

Schedule Pace and number of hours.

Full Time

Delivery Method of course delivery.

On campus


Course duration Total time required to complete a course.

4 months

Start date First day of attendance online or on campus.

Next intake

End date Final day of attendance online or on campus.

Time Commitment

Class time Dedicated hours required each week in either online or on campus classes.

20 hours

Additional study time The minimum recommended hours you will need to commit to your studies outside of class hours. This may could include private study, work placements and research.

15 hours

Fee details

Subsidised Fee This is the subsidised fee for NSW residents that are eligible for any subsidies, this may not include additional materials or uniforms needed for this course.


This course may be fee free, or available at a reduced cost.

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This course is approved for a Commonwealth VET Student Loan (VSL).

Proposed Timetable What time classes run

This course is currently scheduled on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday from 9.30am to 4.30pm. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher.

Additional Information Other things to know


Assessments give you the opportunity to demonstrate what you have learnt and to identify the knowledge or skills that may need further development.

    • Knowledge assessments
    • Skills assessments
    • Simulated workplace projects

Work placement

Work placement provides you with opportunities to respond to situations and circumstances that cannot be replicated in a learning or simulated environment. Work placement strengthens your training and supports continued learning and assessment in the workplace.

  • There is no work placement for this qualification.

Materials needed

To complete this course, the following materials are required:

  • There are no materials needed for this qualification.

Additional requirements

To make sure this delivery option is the right fit for you, we will need you to demonstrate that you can meet the additional requirements below.

  • There are no additional requirements for this qualification.

Units Units taught in this course

Courses are made up of a combination of both core and specialty units. In the Diploma of Information Technology (Back End Web Development) & (Front End Web Development) qualification, you’ll need to successfully complete 20 Units of competency, including 6 core and 14 speciality units.

Core units are central to the job outcomes of a particular industry or occupation. These are the units industry has agreed are essential to be capable and qualified at a particular study level.

  • Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the organisation ICTICT517

  • Apply IP, ethics and privacy in ICT environments ICTICT532

  • Manage client problems ICTSAS527

  • Lead and facilitate a team BSBXTW401

Course Delivery Studying on Campus

Study in purpose built facilities that supports and accelerates your learning - from art studios and mechanical workshops to laboratories and bakeries. Structure your weekly schedule, immerse yourself in your craft, build friendships and networks, and enjoy an impactful learning experience.


TAFE NSW Hornsby is located on Sydney’s upper north shore, set in acres of lovely bushland and a short walk to Hornsby train station. Specialising in graphic design, information technology, visual arts and ceramics, TAFE NSW Hornsby features light filled studios and exhibition spaces open to the public. The graphic design and multimedia studio complex embraces the latest in digital technologies and provides students with real-world design experience working on client-based design jobs, through 'The White Room' - a multimedia training complex that simulates a design firm.

Campus Address

205 Peats Ferry Road Hornsby 2077

Parking on campus grounds is available.

Refer to your local bus timetables, visit transportnsw.info

Hornsby Station is 500 metres from campus.


TAFE NSW campuses work closely with the community and industry to ensure you have access to the industry standard technologies, equipment and facilities.

  • Modern photography studio fitted with the latest lights and equipment

  • EcoSkills Training Centre for full scale construction training centre

  • The Gallery exhibition space

  • The White Room state-of-the-art graphic design facility

Student Support

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  • Mon 8.30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tue 8.30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Wed 8.30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Thu 8.30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Fri 8.30 AM - 5 PM
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed