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Certificate I in Information, Digital Media and Technology

  • National Course Code: ICT10115
  • TAFE NSW code: ICT10115-01V02-21MBK-221

Location – Meadowbank

Study Type

Blended

Course Start Date

08 Feb 2021

Study Commitment

4.5 Hours per week

Duration

18 Weeks

  • Nationally Recognised Training
  • This training is fully government-subsidised under JobTrainer
  • Fully Subsidised Course

Course Details

This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for individuals to safely perform foundation digital literacy tasks using a personal computer and a range of software applications and digital devices.

This is a fully government-subsidised JobTrainer course. Eligibility criteria applies.

When you study with TAFE NSW, we want you to succeed. Entry requirements allow us to make sure that you have the right pre-existing knowledge and skills to achieve your chosen qualification. You will need to provide evidence that you meet the requirements listed in this section.

There are no entry requirements for this qualification

During 2021, construction of the new Meadowbank Education & Employment Precinct will be undertaken at TAFE NSW Meadowbank. There may be some disruption to students during that time, including noise, dust, vibration and changes to campus parking. TAFE NSW is focussed on minimising any disruption to students, where practicable. Contact us on 131601 for any questions.

INFORMATION SESSIONS

To find out more about this course, meet our teachers and receive information about enrolment and next steps, attend an information session.

Date Time Location
Wednesday, 9 December 2020 9:00am to 5:00pm Meadowbank Campus, Building P, Level 2, Learning Centre. Please note no drop-in. Booked timeslots only. For further information contact 131 601.
Wednesday, 20 Januray 2021 9:00am to 5:00pm Meadowbank Campus, Building P, Level 2, Learning Centre. Please note no drop-in. Booked timeslots only. For further information contact 131 601.

STUDY COMMITMENT

This is a Flexible, Blended course. You will need to attend approximately 5 hours of class, over 2 days a week, for 18 weeks. As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete approximately 4.5 hours of other study per week.

You may also be required to complete approximately 11.1 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including supported study time in the learning centre, Independent study time in the learning centre, Access to purchased software on computers in the learning centre, Websites developed specifically for LLN learners, Specific LLN resources in the TAFE library ? including low level readers and textbooks, Guides for the use of technology (smartphones and tablets) as learning tools.
Students may be co-enrolled in Learner Support to provide additional help.

Students are also encouraged to make use of all opportunities at home and in the community to develop and consolidate their LLN skills eg
Watching TV/listening to the radio/searching the internet, Reading magazines, brochures, leaflets, newspapers, Practising English conversation with shopkeepers and other community members, Practising skills at work, Volunteering in a situation that will involve use of English LLN


IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?

This course is for students in the Sydney Region who have digital, digital literacy challenges that prevent them fulfilling work or study goals or participating to their fullest potential in the community. They are of various ages and come from a range of backgrounds, including English and non-English speaking. Some are recent migrants to Australia and others have lived and worked here for many years but not had the chance to gain an education in the digital and digital literacy space. Others were born here and wish to gain general skills. In addition, some existing workers require additional general skills to be able to participate in workplace training, satisfactorily perform their workplace duties or apply for promotional positions.

SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT

There are additional learning and study tools available for this course, including:

  • Students may be co-enrolled in Learner Support to provide additional help

We offer student services and study support to ensure you can achieve your goals. Learn about TAFE NSW Student Services

As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:

  • LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com)
  • Smarthinking - after hours online study support service
  • Easy computing online short courses
  • Access to local TAFE libraries
  • Accessibility and Disability Support Services
  • Access to Read&Write learning support software at TAFE and at home

To keep you safe while studying, some of our face to face classes may be replaced with online or connected learning. We have also modified our face to face classes to meet physical distancing requirements and increased cleaning on campus. As restrictions ease, the way you attend your class may change again. If work placement and the demonstration of practical skills are requirements of your course, due to the impacts of COVID-19 there may be a delay or modification in being able to undertake these aspects of your course in the planned timeframe. Be assured, we'll keep you informed every step of the way.

This course is currently scheduled on Tuesday and Thursday from 9.30am to 2.30pm. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher.

This is a fully government-subsidised JobTrainer course. Eligibility criteria applies.

SMART AND SKILLED FEES

This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to TAFE NSW and the NSW Government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.

Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process. Payment plans are available through TAFE NSW for Smart and Skilled eligible qualifications.

For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit Are You Eligible?

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:

  • This Foundation course is fee exempt for students eligible for Smart and Skilled.

READ BEFORE YOU ENROL

Learn about TAFE NSW Fees

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RECOGNITION

Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.

Learn about Recognition at TAFE NSW Recognition

Enrolling with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. Be sure to read all course information carefully to make sure it is the right qualification, location and study type for you. Enrol and pay online via our secure payment gateway to secure your place. As you progress through the enrolment process you will be prompted to provide additional information.

For further information or assistance, call 131 601.

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Core Units
Number Title
ICTICT101 Operate a personal computer
ICTICT102 Operate word-processing applications
ICTICT103 Use, communicate and search securely on the internet
ICTICT104 Use digital devices
Elective Units
Number Title
ICTICT106 Operate presentation packages
ICTICT108 Use digital literacy skills to access the internet

Note: Not all elective units listed may be available to study, please enquire for more information.

This course is an excellent starting point for anyone seeking an administrative role in the IT industry

Whether you're a school leaver, an aspiring apprentice, looking to kickstart a career, or you're upskilling, reskilling, or re-training, there's a TAFE NSW course to give you the skills you need for the job you want.

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Course Location

Meadowbank
See Street, Meadowbank
Phone 131 601

Fees information

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