This entry level qualification provides the foundation skills and knowledge to use information and communications technology (ICT) in any industry.
On successful completion of this course the students would be awarded the ICT20115 Certificate II in Information, Digital Media and Technology which is a nationally recognised qualification. This could help students gain entry into career paths or further education in the field of ICT.
Mode and Method of Delivery
The method of delivery includes classroom based theory and practical training sessions. A simulated workplace environment may be created, if required through individual and group activities and practical tasks in both delivery and assessment where students will be facilitated to develop skills and knowledge to fulfill the requirements for each competency unit and its elements. Units can be delivered either as a stand alone or clustered unit. Some portfolio or other assessments may provide evidence of overall competency in more than one unit. Students will be advised of this where applicable.
Assessment processes cover a broad range of skills and knowledge needed to demonstrate competency and will integrate knowledge and skills with their practical application. All Assessments of units of competence will be conducted according to the assessment guidelines and competency standards of the official Training Package for this qualification.
Students will be required to perform in a range of areas including and not limited to: Short Answer Test, Case Study, Presentation, Practical Demonstration, Computer based activities and Written Examinations etc.
This program is undertaken at a pace determined by the individual. This course can be completed in 28 weeks (including holidays).
There are no entry requirements for this qualification although applicants should be able to demonstrate to the satisfaction of the College that they are capable of completing the course having regard to the relevant competence levels in the training documents. The applicant must have sufficient proficiency in English to be able to work successfully in a highly communicative environment.
Eligibility Requirements - International Students
This course is not offered to international students.
Eligibility Requirements - Domestic Students
The applicant must have sufficient proficiency in English to be able to work successfully in a highly communicative environment.
Fee - Domestic full fee paying students
Tuition Fee: $3,200
Application Fee: $250
We confirm that there will no additional cost(s) in undertaking this course
For domestic full fee paying students, Imperial will accept payment of no more than $1000 from each individual student prior to the commencement of the course. Following course commencement, Imperial may require payment of additional fees in advance from the student but only such that at any given time, the total amount required to be paid which is attributable to tuition or other services yet to be delivered to the student does not exceed $1,500.
Skill Recognition/Credit Transfers
Students may apply for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) by providing evidence that they have the required skills and knowledge in the specific areas of competency through work /industry experience and/or completed eligible assessments in an equivalent or higher qualification.
Appropriate credit transfer may be granted to eligible students against each unit of competency on evidence to successful completion of the same unit in an equivalent or higher nationally endorsed qualification.
Students with credit transfers will finish the course in a shorter duration and are advised to consult appropriate authorities/bodies for applicable criteria if they are planning further study.
Units of Competence
In order to attain this qualification students are required to complete 14 units of competency consisting of seven (7) core units and seven (7) elective units.
Students may apply for exemption for any unit in which they can successfully demonstrate competency. Please refer details under Skill Recognition/Credit Transfers.
|BSBWHS201||Contribute to health and safety of self and others|
|BSBSUS201||Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices|
|ICTICT201||Use computer operating systems and hardware|
|ICTICT202||Work and communicate effectively in an ICT environment|
|ICTICT203||Operate application software packages|
|ICTICT204||Operate a digital media technology package|
|ICTWEB201||Use social media tools for collaboration and engagement|
|ICTICT205||Design basic organisational documents using computing packages|
|ICTICT206||Install software applications|
|ICTICT207||Integrate commercial computing packages|
|ICTSAS203||Connect hardware peripherals|
|ICTSAS206||Detect and protect from spam and destructive software|
|ICTICT308||Use advanced features of computer applications|
|ICTSAS303||Care for computer hardware|