Advanced Diploma of Information Technology
Chisholm Institute, TAFE VIC
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
|Dandenong||Yes||Full-time internal, Part-time internal||
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, especially in the areas of knowledge management and systems development.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Lead and manage team effectiveness; Interact with clients on a business level; Manage copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment; Plan and direct complex ICT projects; Integrate sustainability in ICT planning and design projects. Specialist: Knowledge management; Systems development. Plus electives.
About Chisholm Institute, TAFE VICChisholm is one of the largest providers of education and training in Victoria. The Institute was named in 1998, in honour of Caroline Chisholm, the early Australian reformer and humanitarian.
Chisholm's modern campuses in the southeast of Melbourne are at: Dandenong (two locations), Frankston, Berwick, Cranbourne, Mornington Peninsula and Bass Coast as well as facilities in the centre of Melbourne and Pakenham.
Currently, Chisholm offers over 300 accredited, nationally recognised courses from certificates to bachelor degrees and graduate certificates - including its own degrees and pathways to partner university degrees. It also runs approximately 130 short courses for work skills (industry compliance and skills development), as well as lifestyle (self-improvement, recreation and hobby). Courses are developed in consultation with industry, and are designed to meet both current and predicted skill shortages.
Provider CRICOS: 00881F RTO code: 0260; HE
Advanced DiplomaCourse code: ICT60115
- Full-time internal = 2 years
- Part-time internal = 3 years
16 units: 5 core; 5 specialist; 6 elective
No minimum education
Graduates from this course may obtain entry into vocational Graduate Certificate qualifications or other higher education sector qualifications.
Life after Study
Information technology (IT) administrators manage the day-to-day operations of IT systems to ensure that the systems run effectively. IT administrators work with IT managers to make sure that the computer system provides sufficient computing power to deliver the desired level of business performance.
Programmers (IT) write, test and maintain computer programmes to ensure that the computer application meets the needs of the users of the computer system.
Sales representatives (IT) promote the sale of computer hardware, software and IT services.
Systems designers (IT) create detailed design documentation for the development and integration of computer systems to meet the needs of businesses.