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Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology

National ID: ICT30115 | State ID: AWB0

 

Course Details
Training Package Version:  2.0-3.0/14 Jan 2016
Are you interested in working with computers but not quite sure what area to focus on?  Then the Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology is the course for you!

This course will give you a chance to sample a broad range of IT areas, from commonly used hardware and software to creating websites and editing video. Successful completion of this course will see you fully equipped to start your career in IT or get you ready for further study in your chosen field.

Skills gained:

  • Using software applications that can include (but are not limited to) Adobe Photoshop Elements, Adobe Premiere Elements, Advanced Microsoft Office (Word, Excel & Access)
  • Installing and customising operating systems
  • Providing  technical advice and support
  • Programming (HTML)
  • Diagnostic support
  • Creating user documentation
  • Creating and updating websites.

Additional Resources: 
On occasion there may be additional resources that learners are required to provide as part of their course.  Specific details will be provided in your Pre-Enrolment Pack. 

VET for Schools : Information technology and digital media is the way of the future.  This course provides the necessary and strong foundations in information technology and will allow you to install and use a range of computer software and hardware products.  Some introductory networking covers configuring, optimising, securing and testing software for small home office or business.  In the second year of this program you will be able to branch into streams that focus on multi-media, web technologies or networking.  Check out our VETiS Guide for more information.

VET Student Loan:  This course is NOT eligible for a VET Student Loan.

Digital Media & Technology @NORTHAM : Our Northam Campus offers a unique and flexible approach to the delivery of this course.  Find out more about the structure and requirements for study with our Pre Enrolment Information booklet.

Entrance Requirements

Study pathway

Job opportunities

Entrance Requirements
Study pathway
Job opportunities

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

  • Network Administration
  • Network Technician
  • Network Support

Further study opportunities:

Certificate IV in Information Technology, or a range of other Certificate IV qualifications.

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

How to apply

Important information

Overview

Course Overview

Where Geraldton
Northam
Duration

One Semester full time face to face in Geraldton
1-2 years in Northam.  This course is also offered flexibly and enrolment is open throughout the year.  The length of time to complete the course will depend on your chosen units and your study pace.

HowContinuous Enrolment
Face To Face (Class Room)
Flexible Delivery
Full-Time
On The Job
Online Learning (Some Units)
Part-Time
Traineeship
Workplace Assessment
WhenWas available Semester 1, 2017
Available Semester 2, 2017
Fees and charges

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Find details of all course costs on our Fees page here.

At Central Regional TAFE, three types of fees may be charged:

  • Course fees - set by the State Government and are calculated on the category of enrolment.  Students studying a certificate course may be eligible for a concession. Concession students pay 30% of the course fees (not incidental, resource or other fees).
  • Resource fees - covers materials purchased by the TAFE which will be consumed or transformed by students in the course of instruction, such as workshop materials & workbooks.
  • Other fees - charged for goods and services that are provided by the TAFE such as security, name badges and IT infrastructure. 

In addition to these fees, students may need to purchase textbooks, uniforms and other course specific equipment.

Units

1 Core Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Create user documentationICTICT301AUU24
Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practicesBSBSUS401AWF71
Install and optimise operating system softwareICTICT302AUU25
Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultation processesBSBWHS304AUH98
Run standard diagnostic testsICTSAS301AUW35
Work and communicate effectively in an ICT environmentICTICT202AUX00
2 Group A - Applications Specialist Electives
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Operate application software packagesICTICT203AUU08
Use advanced features of computer applicationsICTICT308AUU37
3 Group B - Network Administration Specialist Electives
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Administer network peripheralsICTNWK304AUP60
Determine and action network problemsICTNWK302AUP58
Install and manage network protocolsICTNWK305AUP59
Install, configure and secure a small office or home office networkICTSAS307AUW23
Provide network systems administrationICTNWK301AUP69
5 Group D - Web Technologies Specialist Electives
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Create a simple markup language documentICTWEB301AUW82
7 Group F General Electives
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply introductory programming techniquesICTPRG301AUV54
Evaluate characteristics of cloud computing solutions and servicesICTNWK306AUU94
8 Imported Electives
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Develop cascading style sheetsICTWEB409AUP85
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Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

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Course Overview

Where Geraldton
Northam
Duration

One Semester full time face to face in Geraldton
1-2 years in Northam.  This course is also offered flexibly and enrolment is open throughout the year.  The length of time to complete the course will depend on your chosen units and your study pace.

HowContinuous Enrolment
Face To Face (Class Room)
Flexible Delivery
Full-Time
On The Job
Online Learning (Some Units)
Part-Time
Traineeship
Workplace Assessment
WhenWas available Semester 1, 2017
Available Semester 2, 2017
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  • Network Administration
  • Network Technician
  • Network Support

Further study opportunities:

Certificate IV in Information Technology, or a range of other Certificate IV qualifications.

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Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Find details of all course costs on our Fees page here.

At Central Regional TAFE, three types of fees may be charged:

  • Course fees - set by the State Government and are calculated on the category of enrolment.  Students studying a certificate course may be eligible for a concession. Concession students pay 30% of the course fees (not incidental, resource or other fees).
  • Resource fees - covers materials purchased by the TAFE which will be consumed or transformed by students in the course of instruction, such as workshop materials & workbooks.
  • Other fees - charged for goods and services that are provided by the TAFE such as security, name badges and IT infrastructure. 

In addition to these fees, students may need to purchase textbooks, uniforms and other course specific equipment.

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1 Core Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Create user documentationICTICT301AUU24
Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practicesBSBSUS401AWF71
Install and optimise operating system softwareICTICT302AUU25
Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultation processesBSBWHS304AUH98
Run standard diagnostic testsICTSAS301AUW35
Work and communicate effectively in an ICT environmentICTICT202AUX00
2 Group A - Applications Specialist Electives
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Operate application software packagesICTICT203AUU08
Use advanced features of computer applicationsICTICT308AUU37
3 Group B - Network Administration Specialist Electives
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Administer network peripheralsICTNWK304AUP60
Determine and action network problemsICTNWK302AUP58
Install and manage network protocolsICTNWK305AUP59
Install, configure and secure a small office or home office networkICTSAS307AUW23
Provide network systems administrationICTNWK301AUP69
5 Group D - Web Technologies Specialist Electives
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Create a simple markup language documentICTWEB301AUW82
7 Group F General Electives
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply introductory programming techniquesICTPRG301AUV54
Evaluate characteristics of cloud computing solutions and servicesICTNWK306AUU94
8 Imported Electives
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Develop cascading style sheetsICTWEB409AUP85
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Central Regional TAFE is committed to ensuring that all international students have an enjoyable experience studying in Australia. Students are supported by a dedicated Client Services staff who provide personal counselling, course advice, student support and many other services.

Fees, applications and enrolments for International Students are different to those for local students. International students must be enrolled in full time study on campus.

For more information about courses, enrolment and course fees for international students:

TAFE International Western Australia,
Department of Training and Workforce Development - Customer Service Centre
Level 7, 3 Forrest Place, Perth WA 6000
Tel: +61 8 9218 2100
Fax: +61 8 9218 2160
Email: study.eti@det.wa.edu.au
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If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate I or Certificate II

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If you have completed a Diploma or Advanced Diploma qualification with Central Regional TAFE, you may be able to obtain credits towards a degree at Geraldton Universities Centre (GUC), Charles Sturt University, Central Queensland University and the University of Southern Queensland.

In addition to the arrangements in place with specific Universities, a Diploma or Advanced Diploma qualification from us will enable you to gain direct entry into related undergraduate degree courses in most Universities throughout Australia. You may also be eligible to gain credits with other Universities on a case-by-case basis.

 

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If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate I or Certificate II

If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate I or Certificate II

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