This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to be competent in a wide range of general information and communications technology (ICT) technical functions and to achieve a degree of self-sufficiency as an advanced ICT user. Persons working at this level will support information technology activities in the workplace across a wide range of ICT areas, including technical support, network administration, web technologies, software applications and digital media technologies.
ICT30115 Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology
ICT30115 Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology
CRICOS Course Code: 086507F
On successful completion of this course the students would be awarded the ICT30115 Certificate III 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 fulfil 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 course will be delivered over a 40 week period of full time study (including course delivery, assessment, public holidays and break).
There are no entry requirements for this qualification.
Eligibility Requirements – International Students
For international students Imperial has a requirement that all students must be over 18 years of age at the commencement of course. In relation to this qualification it would be quite unexpected for any student local or international to be under 18 years of age.
All international students should be able to meet the English requirements as required under the assessment level and country of passport of the student by Department of Home Affairs. Further information available on www.homeaffairs.gov.au
Imperial accepts the scores from International English Language Test Score (IELTS), PTE Course Entry or the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) as below:
|IELTS (Academic Module)||TOEFL (Internet based)||PTE Academic|
|Overall band score of 5.5||46||42|
Applicants whose English results falls below above score will need to enrol in an English Language Intensive Course for Overseas Students (ELICOS). Arrangements will be made for the student to complete the ELICOS course with one of approved ELICOS provider at the student’s expense.
Fee – International Students
|Tuition Fee||$7,500 (subject to change without notice)|
|Overseas student Health cover (OSHC)/year (These prices are determined by the Insurance Provider and may be subject to change)|
|Resources||$1200 (including laptop and course material)|
|Total Course Fee||$8,950 (excluding OSHC)|
Note: As per ESOS Act, a Student can pay full fees of the above course before the start of the course, if they wish to do so, but they are not required to pay more than 50 percent up front course fee. We can also provide a more flexible payment plan to students to suit their individual circumstances
Eligibility Requirements - Domestic Students
It would be expected that they have
- Achieved a pass result in level 3/4 VCE English or VCE ESL or equivalent.
Fee – Domestic full fee paying students
Tuition Fee $7,500 (subject to change without notice)
Admission Fee $250
Resources $1200 (including laptop and course material)
Total Course Fee $8,950
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 or stay in Australia.
Units of Competence
In order to attain this qualification students are required to complete 17 units of competency consisting of six (6) core units and eleven (11) elective units which consist of –
- 5 units from specialist elective groups listed in ICT30115 qualification
- 6 units from specialist elective groups and general elective units listed in ICT30115 qualification.
Students may apply for exemption for any unit in which they can successfully demonstrate competency. Please refer details under Skill Recognition/Credit Transfers.
|BSBWHS304||Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultation processes|
|BSBSUS301||Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices|
|ICTICT202||Work and communicate effectively in an ICT environment|
|ICTICT301||Create user documentation|
|ICTICT302||Install and optimise operating system software|
|ICTSAS301||Run standard diagnostic tests|
|ICTSAS304||Provide basic system administration|
|ICTICT303||Connect internal hardware components|
|ICTSAS303||Care for computer hardware|
|ICTSAS305||Provide ICT advice to clients|
|ICTSAS306||Maintain equipment and software|
|ICTNWK301||Provide network systems administration|
|ICTNWK304||Administer network peripherals|
|ICTNWK305||Install and manage network protocols|
|ICTNWK303||Configure and administer a network operating system|
|ICTICT306||Migrate to new technology|
|ICTWEB301||Create a simple markup language document|