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Diploma of Information Technology Networking

  • National Course Code: ICT50415
  • TAFE NSW code: ICT50415-01V03-19MAI-256

This course is superseded

Location – Maitland

Study Type

Full Time

Course Start Date

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Hours Per Week

20

Duration

18 Weeks

  • Nationally Recognised Training
  • This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
  • VET Student Loans Available

Course Details

This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to manage, as an independent ICT specialist or as part of a team, the installation of a range of networks, including internetworking, security and e-business integration.

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 may need you to demonstrate that you can meet any additional requirements. If this section is empty, there are no additional requirements for this course.

It's all happening at TAFE NSW InfoFest. Register for an information session, head to www.tafensw.edu.au/infofest. Can't attend the Information Session? Enquire Online or call 131601

This qualification covers switch and routing, Microsoft Server and desktop, Linux, scripting and professional skills.

There are no formal prerequisites for individuals to participate in this course or individual units of competency.

It is recommended that students have completed the qualification ICT40415 in Certificate IV in Information Technology Networking or have demonstrated and documented industry experience that would place a student at the same competency level of an individual who has completed ICT40415 Certificate IV in Information Technology Networking.

Students also need to plan for approximately 10 hours per week for additional study and activities.

This qualification has become superseded across Australia and an updated version will soon be available. This means that we may continue to deliver the old qualification for 12 months from the date of change. Students enrolling must complete the qualification by the transition date or will be transitioned to the new qualification. Transitioning to a new qualification will not result in financial penalty. Further information will be provided during the time of your enrolment. To talk about transition dates or for help to identify the right course for you, please contact us on 131 601.

A message for young people under 17 years of age - If you are under 17 years and wish to enrol you will need to have completed Year 10 or have special permission from school and TAFE NSW to do so.

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)
  • Studiosity - online access to a real life tutor
  • Easy computing online short courses
  • Access to local TAFE libraries

This course is currently scheduled on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, 9.00am to 3.00pm.

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.

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

PAYMENT OPTIONS AND ASSISTANCE

This course is approved for a Commonwealth VET Student Loan (VSL). If you meet the VSL eligibility and academic suitability requirements, you are able to apply to the Commonwealth for a loan to cover all or part of your course fee. We will ask you whether you would like to apply for a VET Student Loan when you enrol and advise you of the process.

A range of criteria apply for course fees and to access government subsidised training.

Remember, TAFE NSW provides a range of easy and flexible payment options for students or a nominated third party (If a nominated third party is covering the cost of your fees, a letter of authority or purchase order will be required).

Use the Calculate Your Fee button for your indicative course fee and to check if you qualify for government subsidised training, including an exemption.

Students can pay their fee upfront, pay off their student fees in instalments or take out a VET Student Loan. This study now, pay later option is a student loan scheme funded by the Commonwealth Government.

When your enrolment is complete, and you have paid the applicable fees, you will be entitled to attend class, participate in training, sit for examinations, receive educational awards, use amenities and services and receive an active TAFEcard (which provides access to library resources).

In addition to your course fee, there may be some additional charges to cover the costs of undertaking this training.

Costs associated with work experience and field trips such as food, transport and accommodation are at the students own expense.

Find out more about VET Student Loans

Direct payment by Unit of Study instalments is available for this course.

The Units of Study and associated fees for this course are detailed above. Fees are charged on the census day for each Unit of Study. To secure a loan for part or all of your course, you must be eligible and submit a valid application to the Commonwealth for a VET Student Loan. You may withdraw prior to the census date without incurring a fee.

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 will open from 4 November 2019 for our February 2020 intake.

To find out more information on this course including the next start date, submit an online enquiry by clicking the Enquire Now button on this page, or call 131 601 during business hours* to chat with a member of our friendly customer service team.

*Our customer service team are available from Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm AEST.

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 your chosen 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.

If you are interested in studying as a Trainee or Apprentice please call 131 601 for full details.

Core Units
Number Title
ICTICT418 Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment
ICTSUS501 Implement server virtualisation for a sustainable ICT system
ICTNWK529 Install and manage complex ICT networks
ICTICT511 Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the enterprise
ICTTEN611 Produce an ICT network architecture design
Elective Units
Number Title
ICTPRG406 Apply introductory object-oriented language skills
ICTNWK525 Configure an enterprise virtual computing environment
ICTTEN422 Configure and troubleshoot advanced network switching
ICTPRG503 Debug and monitor applications
ICTNWK509 Design and implement a security perimeter for ICT networks
ICTICT509 Gather data to identify business requirements
ICTNWK503 Install and maintain valid authentication processes
ICTNWK507 Install, operate and troubleshoot medium enterprise routers
ICTNWK508 Install, operate and troubleshoot medium enterprise switches
ICTNWK527 Manage an enterprise virtual computing environment
BSBADM502 Manage meetings

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

Network Engineer, Network Manager

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

Maitland
Corner of New England Highway & Ferraby Drive, Metford
Phone 131 601

Fees information

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