Diploma of Information Technology Networking

TAFE NSW

This qualification is part of the Information and Communications Technology Training Package. It provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to manage, as an independent ICT specialist or as part of a team, the installation of a range of networks, including internetworking, security and e-business integration.

Entry Requirements:

Certificate IV in Information Technology Networking or relevant vocational experience.

Structure:

16 units: 5 core; 11 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment; Match IT needs with the strategic direction of the enterprise; Install and manage complex ICT networks; Implement server virtualisation for a sustainable ICT system; Produce an ICT network architecture design. Elective: Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability; Research and review hardware technology options for organisations; Install and maintain valid authentication processes; plus more.

Study Pathways:

Completion of this qualification may provide you with credit towards a Bachelor degree in a related program.

Further information:

Applicants must possess Australian Core Skills Framework levels of at least 3 across reading, writing, learning, oral communication, and numeracy skills to successfully complete this program. Students who do not possess these skills to the level required will be enrolled in additional subjects to build the required skills. Students entering as an apprentice or trainee must be employed in the relevant industry prior to enrolment.

Campus Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
South Western Sydney - Macquarie Fields No
North Coast - Kingscliff No
Northern Sydney - St Leonards No
South Western Sydney - Campbelltown No
Western Sydney - Strathfield No
Northern Sydney - Meadowbank No
Western Sydney - Blacktown Yes Full time 1.5 years
North Coast - Wollongbar No
South Western Sydney - Lidcombe No
Western Sydney - Mount Druitt No
Western Sydney - Nirimba No
North Coast - Taree No
Riverina - Wagga Wagga No
North Coast - Port Macquarie No
Riverina - Albury No Full time 1 year
Sydney - Ultimo No
Illawarra - Wollongong West No Full time 1 year
Hunter - Glendale No
Hunter - Ourimbah No

About Us

TAFE NSW has been at the foundation of Australian education for over 130 years. 

From the rapid economic development and population growth of colonial times to the gold rush and post-war periods, TAFE NSW has remained constant; responding to the shifting demands of the workforce, the economy and Australia.

Today, we offer hundreds of courses, from certificate to degree level, to over 500,000 students.  When you study at TAFE NSW, you’re never alone. You can get help and assistance with nearly every aspect of your study life - from study support and student resources, to counselling, guidance, and help finding jobs or accommodation.

Please note: Not all TAFE NSW locations have all of these services. To find out the services in your location, give us a call on 131 601 or visit www.tafensw.edu.au.

From beauty salons to auto shops, restaurants to IT networking labs, VR to TV studios, our facilities are state-of-the-art and are designed to give you real-world knowledge.

Be doing what you love on campuses built with you in mind.

TAFE NSW Student Services 

Each TAFE NSW campus has a range of services and dedicated facilities to assist you through your study experience.

  • Student association membership which provides opportunities for social and recreational activities with local students
  • Libraries
  • Tutorials
  • Careers advice
  • Help with finding a job
  • Résumé writing and preparing for a job interview
  • Counselling for study and other personal matters
  • Cafés
  • Childcare facilities
  • Student parking.

Please note: Not all TAFE NSW locations have all of these services. To find out the services in your location, give us a call on 131 601 or visit www.tafensw.edu.au.

TAFE NSW provides...

  • Industry-standard training facilities
  • Professional teachers with real-world experience
  • Courses that are developed with industry partners
  • Pathways to higher education
  • Student support services.

 TAFE NSW teachers...

  • Are dedicated, supportive and friendly
  • Teach in small class sizes
  • Use up-to-date teaching materials and equipment
  • Have educational and industry qualifications and experience.

 TAFE NSW locations

  • Thirty-two campuses in metropolitan Sydney
  • Ninety-eight campuses in cities and towns around regional NSW
  • Modern facilities and equipment
  • Friendly and relaxed campus lifestyle
  • Region-specific courses and activities
  • Easy public transport options.

 

 

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