ICT40120 – Certificate IV in Information Technology - AAAS

Course Description

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Career Outcomes

Successful completion of this course may provide employment opportunities such as :

  • Computer Technician
  • Client Support Officer (ICT)
  • Network Operations Technician
  • Software Support Technician
  • Technical Officer (ICT)

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who are job ready and competent in a wide range of information and communications technology (ICT) roles and apply a broad range of skills in varied work contexts, using problem solving skills and effective communication with others.

The skills required for these roles may include, but are not restricted to:

  • Database development: interpreting specifications, technical designs and flow charts, modifying software applications, constructing technical specifications from models and testing, and writing technical documents
  • Database maintenance: managing, cleaning, storing and verifying organisational data, and evaluating compliance with internal and external data ethics regulations and legislation
  • Gaming development: creating 2D and 3D modelling and animation software through scripts and storyboards
  • Networking: installing, configuring and testing networks and servers in organisations
  • Programming: building, testing and applying basic object-oriented language skills, user interfaces and software developments
  • Systems administration support: implementing maintenance procedures and support to help troubleshoot system applications
  • >Web development: designing website layouts through textual and visual content transfer, search engine optimisation and simple markup language documents.
  • * For Traineeship/Apprenticeship programs, employers are responsible for all relevant police checks.

    A total of 20 Units of Competency must be achieved as specified below.

    Core Units – 7

    BSBCRT404 Apply advanced critical thinking to work processes
    BSBXCS404 Contribute to cyber security risk management
    ICTICT426 Identify and evaluate emerging technologies and practices
    ICTICT443 Work collaboratively in the ICT industry
    ICTICT451 Comply with IP, ethics and privacy policies in ICT environments
    ICTPRG302 Apply introductory programming techniques ICTSAS432 Identify and resolve client ICT problems

    Elective Units – 13

    ICTICT433 Build graphical user interfaces
    ICTNWK422 Install and manage servers
    ICTNWK423 Manage network and data integrity
    ICTWEB452 Create a markup language document
    ICTCYS407 Gather, analyse and interpret threat data
    ICTICT425 Implement WHS, environmental sustainability and antidiscrimination practices in an ICT workplace ICTICT429 Determine and confirm client business requirements
    ICTNWK425 Build small wireless local area networks
    ICTPMG411 Support small scale ICT projects
    ICTPRG436 Develop mobile applications
    ICTSAD402 Develop and present ICT feasibility reports
    ICTWEB441 Produce basic clientside script
    ICTICT517 Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the organisation

    *AAAS recommends the above elective units based on extensive consultation with the industry experts.

    Pathways into the qualification

    Learners who have successfully completed a vocational qualification ICT30120 Certificate III in Information Technology

    Pathways from the qualification

    Upon successful completion of ICT40120 Certificate IV in Information Technology, graduates may pursue into ICT50220 Diploma of Information Technology to develop higher level of expertise across Information Technology Industry.

    We provide flexible delivery which includes a combination of online, face-face, on-the-job, self-paced and distance learning options through (internet/video calls/webinar/Learning Management systems (LMS).

    This qualification will be delivered over a period of 12 months

    AAAS ‘s Training and Assessment Strategy is developed in consultation with the employer groups to ensure the training meets the industry requirements.

    Extension will be granted under special circumstances

    ACT Fees
    For learners who live & work in ACT and satisfy eligibility criteria for ACT Skilled Capital or Australian apprenticeship program fees may differ. To check your eligibility please email us at info@aaas.edu.au or complete enquire form.
    Australian Apprenticeship program $350
    Fee-For-Service Fees
    Tuition Fees $3500 *
    Direct Credit Transfer, Extension, Deferral and Certificate re-issue. $0

    Total course fees includes all study materials, training and assessment services.

    Fees may be paid in instalments through AAAS flexible payment plan. Following your course commencement, any instalments (not more than $1000) are collected as per your course progression at any given time.

    A Deposit of $120 must be paid prior to the Cooling-Off Period for AAAS to issue your Confirmation of Enrolment (CoE).

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