Advanced Diploma of Information Technology
Canberra Institute of Technology (CIT)
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
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No minimum education
This qualification is part of the Information and Communications Technology Training Package. It provides high level ICT, process improvement and business skills and knowledge to enable an individual to be effective in senior ICT roles within organisations. The qualification builds on a core management base with streaming and electives choice to suit particular ICT and business needs.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Ensure team effectiveness; Interact with clients on a business level; Manage copyright, ethics and privacy in an IT environment; Plan and direct complex IT projects; Integrate sustainability in ICT planning and design projects. Electives: Monitor and improve knowledge-management system; Build a data warehouse; Develop a knowledge management strategy; Identify and implement business innovation; Implement a knowledge management strategy; Evaluate vendor products and equipment; Develop contracts and manage contracted performance; Create cloud computing services; Implement quality assurance processes for business solutions; plus more.
About Canberra Institute of Technology (CIT)The Canberra Institute of Technology is a large multi-campus provider of a wide range of vocational education and training programs. CIT offers over 400 programs at different levels through six campuses across Canberra.
The CIT also offers a range of courses at its Learning Centres at Gungahlin, Tuggeranong and Reid. Students will be able to study in these centres at their own pace and at times that suit them. The centres aim to offer all the specialist support students will need for successful study.
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Studying at CIT is different from the school or university systems. Unlike universities, which offer a more general and theory-based education, CIT focuses on teaching the skills and knowledge for jobs. CIT aims to provide quality programs and services, relevant curricula and modern facilities.
CIT programs cater for full or part-time students as well as people in either full-time or part-time employment. Some courses can be studied online or at an individual pace via one of the flexible Learning Centres. CIT classes are small, the average size being 20 students.
Courses are run only if there are enough students and resources. Each course has its own entry requirements. Selection criteria and/or selection processes apply to many high demand programs.
CIT offers traineeship programs which are advertised in local newspapers. VET FEE-HELP and FEE-HELP is available for eligible programs where students meet the requirements.
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Advanced DiplomaCourse code: ICA60111
- Full-time internal
16 units: 5 core; 11 elective
No minimum education
Life after Study
Analysts define software requirements and specifications, and guide programme design and development. The analyst's role sits between the initial business analysis stage and the detailed system design, building and programming stages of the systems development process.
Programmers (IT) write, test and maintain computer programmes to ensure that the computer application meets the needs of the users of the computer system.