Gain specialist skills in front end web development and the ability to resolve client IT problems. Advance your IT career as you move into more senior web developer and User Experience (UX) roles, or excel in running a business website.
Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:
Develop and design websites
Create dynamic web pages
Establish positive User Experience (UX) design
Prepare and maintain documentation
Manage data persistence
Create and develop Application Programming Interfaces (API)
Manage client problems
Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.
Specialist skills in front end web development
The knowledge and experience to design a website
Confidence to lead teams and solve client problems
Strong pathways to continue your studies and enhance your career opportunities
This course requires evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol
That you have achieved a Year 12 high school certificate or an equivalent as evidenced by a copy of your certificate or
That you have achieved a Certificate IV in Information Technology as evidenced by a copy of your certificate or transcript or
That you have recent or current work experience in Information Technology as evidenced by a letter of support from your employer or your resume or
That you have completed a Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) skills test with scores of 4 in Learning, 4 in Reading, 4 in Writing, 4 in Numeracy, 4 in Oral Communication and 4 in Digital Literacy as evidenced by a copy of your test results
This is designed to ensure your LLN skills match the demands of the course, and to connect you with any personalised study support you may need.
To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:
Commitment and drive to manage a heavy course load
Adequate time to complete course work and additional study outside of class hours
Access to a desktop PC, laptop or equivalent computing device and a strong internet connection
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.
Our graduates go onto roles like: website developer, website designer and website administrator.
Take your study further with other courses offered at TAFE NSW:
The Diploma of Information Technology (Front End Web Development) does not have any post-graduate courses.
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.
Courses are made up of a combination of both core and specialty units. In the Diploma of Information Technology (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.
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
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