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Certificate I in Information, Digital Media and Technology

  • National Course Code: ICT10115
  • TAFE NSW code: ICT10115-01V02-21RDW-001

Location – Randwick, Main Campus

Study Type

Blended

Course Start Date

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Study Commitment

6 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.

This course is superseded. You can still enrol in this course, and you will be contacted if you need to transition into the next version when it is available.

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

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS

With 130 locations across the state, TAFE NSW tailors qualifications to meet the needs of the local community and specific student groups (like apprentices, fast-tracked and online students). To make sure this course is the right fit for you, we will need you to demonstrate that you can meet the additional requirements below.

Prior to enrolment you should attend ONE of the information sessions on 09/12/2020 or 20/01/2021. At this information session, you will be interviewed by a teacher to help you determine if this is the most suitable course for you and to determine if any additional learning support will be required.

To register for an information session, head to tafensw.edu.au/infofest. Students who cannot attend the Information Session please make an online enquiry or contact us on 131 601 for more information about the course!

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, 20 January 2021 1.00pm to 6.00pm Randwick Campus, Building B, Level 1, Room B146

STUDY COMMITMENT
This is a Flexible blended course. You will need to attend approximately 3 hours of class per week, for 18 weeks. As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete approximately 3 hours of other study per week.

You may also be required to complete approximately 11 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.


IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?

-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. When you study with TAFE NSW, we want you to succeed. This is a flexible Part Time course. You will need to attend or connect with approximately 6 hours of class, over 2 days per week, for 18 weeks. As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete approximately 8 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including workbooks, online content, prescribed readings and activities as required.

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. Students can attend the Study Centre for additional support with their coursework or independent study. Additional courses are available in Digital Literacy [smart phone use] and Phonics [spelling and pronunciation].

-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 spatial distancing requirements and increased cleaning on campus. As restrictions ease, the way you attend your class may change again. We'll keep you informed every step of the way.

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.

Part time students will study for 6 hours per week over 2 days. Those people who would like full time study can also take classes in Digital Literacy [smart phone use], Phonics [spelling and pronunciation] and/or attend our Study Centre.

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?

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

Learn about TAFE NSW Payment/Funding

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

Enrolments for this course have now closed.

Enquire now and we will contact you when enrolments open. Visit our Online Courses to view our range of study options that you can start anytime.

Core Units
Number Title
ICTICT101 Operate a personal computer
ICTICT104 Use digital devices
ICTICT103 Use, communicate and search securely on the internet
ICTICT102 Operate word-processing applications
Elective Units
Number Title
ICTICT108 Use digital literacy skills to access the internet
BSBCMM101 Apply basic communication skills

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.

Course Location

Randwick, Main Campus
Corner Darley Road & King Street, Randwick
Phone 131 601

Fees information

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