National code: ICT50220

Diploma of Information Technology (Business Analysis)

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Overview About this course

Be an asset to any organisation. Collaborate with clients and and gain knowledge of world's best practices in IT business analysis. Manage data and use your skills to contribute to optimal organisational decision making.

Outcomes What You'll Gain

Learning Outcomes

Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:

  • Identify, design and match reliable and cost-effective ICT solutions with the strategic direction and needs of an organisation

  • Develop project management and data analysis skills

  • Lead and facilitate a team

  • Design and implement technical requirements, quality processes and contingency plans for businesses

  • Manage and liaise with clients

Course Outcomes

Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.

  • A nationally recognised qualification at Diploma level

  • The ability to create information and communications technology (ICT) strategies and solutions to meet clients' business needs

  • A sound understanding of business analysis best practices

  • Experience in data management

  • A strong pathway to continue your studies and enhance your career opportunities

Suitability Is This Course Right For You?

Entry requirements

Some courses require evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol

  • There are no entry requirements for this qualification. You can enrol today.

Entry recommendations

To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:

  • A computer or similar device and access to the internet

  • Commitment and drive to manage a significant course load

  • Successfully completed a Certificate IV in Information Technology or an equivalent qualification

  • At least two years of full-time work experience in a system administration role

  • Strong communication skills and a passion for working with businesses in creating IT solutions

  • A desire to work with a dynamic team

TAFE NSW is committed to meeting the learning needs of every community. Meeting these needs can mean there are additional entry requirements at different campus locations. Check your preferred location for further requirements. If you need help preparing for study, contact us to find out how we can support you.

Pathways Future Career and Study Options

Career pathways

Our graduates go onto roles like: ICT Business analyst, enterprise data analyst and project manager.

Study pathways

Take your study further with other courses offered at TAFE NSW:

Previous study 0 Courses

Begin here to gain experience and confidence in this study area.

The Diploma of Information Technology (Business Analysis) does not have any pre-requisite courses.

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Advance your skills to take your career to the next level

Related study 2 Courses

Strengthen your expertise and gain specialist skills to expand your employability.

Your experience counts

At TAFE NSW, we recognise your previous study and work experience. You can apply for recognition of prior learning or a credit transfer with any of our courses. If you're successful you'll get your qualification faster.

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 (Business Analysis) 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

  • Originate and develop concepts BSBCRT512

  • Lead and facilitate a team BSBXTW401

  • Apply IP, ethics and privacy in ICT environments ICTICT532

TAFE NSW Services Facilities and Support

TAFE NSW provides support services across all campus locations and online. Whatever your needs or circumstances, we have the people, resources, counselling and facilities to support you in focusing on your studies.

  • TAFE NSW Disability Support Service

  • TAFE NSW Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) support

  • TAFE NSW Aboriginal Support; Learner support (ABE)

  • TAFE NSW Careers, Counselling and Pathways Service

  • TAFE NSW Libraries

  • Scholarship programs – be supported as you explore your talents and fulfil your potential

  • Smarthinking - online access to a tutor

  • LinkedIn Learning – an online resource which offers innovative courses and tutorials to improve your personal and professional skills

  • Student associations – get social with our student community

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