CERTIFICATE III IN INFORMATION, DIGITAL MEDIA AND TECHNOLOGY

CERTIFICATE III IN INFORMATION, DIGITAL MEDIA AND TECHNOLOGY

Course Code
:
ICT30115
Department
:
INFORMATION COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY
Study Area(s)
:
Information Technology
Campus
:
BROADMEADOWS
Course Length
:
Full-time(18 weeks)
Part-time day(1 year)

Start Date(s): 11 February 2019
End Date(s): Full time: 18 weeks from commencement
Part time: 12 months from commencement
Days and Time: Mondays and Wednesdays during the day. Friday classes will only run in the morning.

Course Overview

Are you a bit of a ‘techie’?  Do you get excited about programming or coding?  Do you love finding out about the latest tech gadgets or electronics and learning how they work?

If you’re driven by technology and enjoy working with computers, the world of IT needs you!  Information technology plays a vital role in most organisations creating a demand for qualified technicians. 

In just 18 weeks our nationally recognised Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology (ICT3011) course will give you the skills you need to boost your job prospects in this interesting field.

You'll learn about:

  • Building websites
  • Network administration
  • IT applications
  • Cloud applications
  • PC maintenance and networking

You will study at our Broadmeadows campus.

If you want to continue your studies after you graduate, you can go on to complete the Certificate IV in Computer Systems Technology (ICT41015) and may be eligible to apply for credits towards this course.

Our course experts will be more than happy to answer any questions you have.  To find out more, call 13 TAFE (13 8233) or contact us via our online enquiry form.

 

Click here for course modules

Core

Module CodeModule TitleNominal Hours
BSBSUS301Implement And Monitor Environmentally Sustainable Work Practices40
BSBWHS304Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultation processes30
ICTICT202Work and communicate effectively in an ICT environment40
ICTICT301Create user documentation20
ICTICT302Install and optimise operating system software20
ICTSAS301Run standard diagnostic tests20

Elective

Module CodeModule TitleNominal Hours
ICTICT203Operate Application Software Packages60
ICTICT303Connect internal hardware components20
ICTICT304Implement system software changes40
ICTICT306Migrate to new technology20
ICTICT307Customise packaged software applications for clients80
ICTICT308Use advanced features of computer applications40
ICTICT409Develop macros and templates for clients using standard products60
ICTSAS303Care for computer hardware20
ICTSAS304Provide basic system administration20
ICTSAS306Maintain equipment and software20
ICTWEB302Build simple websites using commercial programs40

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed to show that you have achieved the skills and knowledge required by the course. Assessment may include written, oral or practical assessment methods. You will know in advance about the type of assessment and how it will operate. There is the opportunity for reassessment and appeal and you will be given this information.

Additional comments

Register for an information session to find out more about the course. To view the latest information session click here.

What will I study?

Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, Powerpoint and Access) which includes working with tables, templates, macros and functions. You will create your own simple websites, and be introduced to system administration, diagnostic testing and hardware components of a computer.

For course information, please call 13 TAFE (13 8233) or fill our enquiry form.

 

For Business and Industry


We offer our business and industry clients customised workforce training, flexible delivery (when and where it suits you) and onsite assessments.

Call us on 1300 615 141 or contact us online for an obligation free consultation.

This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding. Are you eligible for Government Subsidised fees? Find out now!

You may be eligible for concession. Find out now!

The fees listed below relate to 2019 courses and are indicative pricing only as total costs vary depending on the units you elect to study.

Concessions for Diploma and Advanced Diploma course categories are only available to Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islanders.

Payment plans are available. Click here to find out more.
Course availability is subject to enrolment numbers.

Your total course fee will typically include your tuition fee (table 1), any applicable consumables and/or material fees (table 2) and non-tuition fees such as student support fees (table 3).

Table 1

Enrolment type
 
 
 
Government Subsidised
Indicative total tuition fee#
 
Concession
Indicative total tuition fee#
Check your eligibility
Full Fee
Indicative total tuition fee#
 
Non-Apprentice
$2077.00
$415.4
$6700
Apprentice/Trainee
$
$
$

Table 2

Average course
material fees*

$134

Average course
consumable fees*
$0

# The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.
* Materials/Consumables fees may vary for each individual based on the units they are studying.
Average tuition fees are based on the typical number of student contact hours undertaken by a student to complete this course. Average fees displayed are purely indicative and may not be your actual fee. Fees vary based on the number/hours of electives chosen by the student.

Click here to view maximum tuition fees. We strongly urge you to contact us for a more exact calculation of your fees. Additional fees may apply such as the Student Support Fee. 

2019 Student Services Fee (Table 3)


 Type of cohort:

Eligible full fee paying student (more than 125 SC hours) Non eligible/FFS  full fee paying student (more than 125 SC hours) Special cohort classes:
  • Concession card holders
  • Apprentices
  • Trainees
  • Work based students (100% off campus delivery)
  • Full online delivery (100% off campus delivery)
Any students studying less than 125 hours in the full year
Domestic student services fees for 2019: $0.40 per student contact hour. $60 min total to $200 max total $0.40 per student contact hour. $60 min total to $200 max total $60 fixed fee None

Exemptions

The following fee categories are exempt from the SSF -
ASH: Asylum Seeker Or Victim Of Human Trafficking Concession
ASZ: Asylum Seeker Or Victim Of Human Trafficking Non-concession
X: Community-based Orders/Judy Lazarus Transition Centre
OZ: International Student
M: Prisoner
YTC: Young People Transitioning From Care – Concession
YTN: Young People Transitioning From Care - No Concession
Short courses

student contact hours

Total hours^ Indicative hours* Government Subsidised $/SCH Indigenous Concession $/SCH Full fee $/SCH
670 670 $3.10 $0.62 $10.00

^This is based on the maximum number of student contact hours for the total duration of the course. Hours may vary depending on electives chosen by the student.

*This is based on the maximum number of student contact hours for the calendar year of 2019. Hours may vary depending on electives chosen by the student. If you have to undertake training as part of Skills Recognition, your tuition fees are charged according to the applicable rate per Student Contact Hour depending on your eligibility for government subsidised, concession or full fees.

For more information about our fees structure, click here.

What costs and other fees should I expect?

Contact the Contact Centre on 13 TAFE (13 8233) or enquiries@kangan.edu.au for a fee schedule. There may be extra costs for reference books, protective clothing or specialised materials.

Can I apply?

There are no set prerequisites for this course. However it is recommended that you have satisfactory numeracy and literacy skills to undertake this course or are mature age and have sufficient work experience to successfully undertake the course. OR You may apply if you have satisfactorily completed VCE or an approved equivalent course and the satisfactory completion of the work requirements (eligibility to transfer); or are mature age and have sufficient work experience to successfully undertake the course. (Mature age is anyone over the age of 18 who has been out of full-time education for more than 12 months.)

Where and how can I study?

You will study at our Broadmeadows campus.

What employment opportunities will I have?

Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:

  • Help desk officer
  • Help desk assistant
  • ICT operations support
  • ICT user support
  • PC support
  • Technical support

What skills will I have when I complete this course?

You will gain skills in technical support, network administration, web technologies, software applications and digital media technologies.

What qualifications will I receive?

On successful completion of the course you will be awarded the Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology. As part of the Australian Qualifications Framework this program is nationally recognised.

What opportunities for further studies will I have?

If you want to continue your studies after you graduate, you can go on to complete the Certificate IV in Computer Systems Technology (ICT41015) and may be eligible to apply for credits towards this course.

How do I apply?

Complete an online application form by clicking the yellow 'Apply Here' button above.  For more information call 13 TAFE (13 8233) or contact us via our online enquiry form.

How will I be selected for this course?

All applicants for this course complete an assessment to evaluate their language, literacy and mumeracy (LLN) skills.  This helps to ensure that you enrol in a course that is the right level of study for you.