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Offering Info

Certificate II in Information, Digital Media and Technology

  • National Course Code: ICT20115
  • TAFE NSW code: ICT20115-01V02-20CES-126

Location – Cessnock

Study Type

Full Time

Course Start Date

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Study Commitment

23 Hours per week

Duration

18 Weeks

  • Nationally Recognised Training
  • Traineeship Allowed
  • This training is subsidised by the NSW Government

Course Details

This entry level qualification provides the foundation skills and knowledge to use information and communications technology (ICT) in any industry.

Licensing/Regulatory Information
No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

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.

To be enrolled in this course, you are recommended to have:

  • completed Year 10, or equivalent
  • basic IT skills
  • completed ICT10115 Certificate I in Information, Digital Media and Technology, or have skills and knowledge to at least this level

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
Tuesday, 21 July 2020 1.00pm to 2.00pm Online at http://bitly.ws/8Vgj

STUDY COMMITMENT

This is a full time day course. You will need to attend approximately 18 hours of class, over 3 days a week, for 18 weeks. As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete approximately 5 hours of other study per week.

You may also be required to complete approximately 4.5 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including private study, research, and preparation for assessments.


IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?

This course offering is designed for people who:

  • have a basic understanding of computers
  • would like to learn new skills, knowledge, and practical abilities, in the area of web design and development, install and manage networks, determine network problems, maintain computer equipment and software, run standard diagnostic tests, introductory programming, WHS, and communicating effectively

SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT

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 Monday, from 9.00am to 2.00pm, and Tuesday and Wednesday, from 9.00am to 3.00pm. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher.

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?

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
BSBWHS201 Contribute to health and safety of self and others
ICTICT204 Operate a digital media technology package
ICTICT203 Operate application software packages
BSBSUS201 Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
ICTICT201 Use computer operating systems and hardware
ICTWEB201 Use social media tools for collaboration and engagement
ICTICT202 Work and communicate effectively in an ICT environment
Elective Units
Number Title
ICPDMT263 Access and use the internet
ICTSAS209 Connect and use a home based local wireless network
ICTSAS203 Connect hardware peripherals
ICTICT205 Design basic organisational documents using computing packages
ICTSAS206 Detect and protect from spam and destructive software
CUADIG202 Develop digital imaging skills
ICTICT206 Install software applications

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

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

Cessnock
Darwin Street, Cessnock
Phone 131 601

Fees information

We understand that many students are confused by different fees for similar courses, and want to reassure you that studying with TAFE NSW won't damage your hip pocket.

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