Course Overview

This qualification is suitable for individuals who have completed ICT50220 Diploma of Information Technology and would like to pursue advanced level in information and communications technology (ICT) skills, specialist technical skills, business and people management knowledge and skills in order to carry out complex tasks in senior ICT roles in the telecommunications industry.

Course Structure
Learners must achieve a competent result in the fifteen (15) units to obtain the ICT60220 Advanced Diploma of Information Technology qualification as there’s one (1) common unit in ICT50220 Diploma of Information Technology as credit transfer.

Unit code Unit name Core/Elective
BSBCRT611 Apply critical thinking for complex problem solving Core
BSBTWK502 Manage team effectiveness Core
BSBXCS402 Promote workplace cyber security awareness and best practices Credit Transfer
ICTICT608 Interact with clients on a business level Core
ICTICT618 Manage IP, ethics and privacy in ICT environments Core
ICTSAD609 Plan and monitor business analysis activities in an ICT environment Core
ICTNWK610 Design and build integrated VoIP networks Elective
ICTNWK619 Plan, configure and test advanced server-based security Elective
ICTNWK621 Configure network devices for a secure network infrastructure Elective
ICTNWK622 Configure and manage intrusion prevention system
on network sensors
ICTSAS517 Use network tools Elective
ICTSAD507 Design and implement quality assurance processes for
business solutions
ICTSAD508 Develop technical requirements for business solutions Elective
ICTSAS602 Implement change management processes Elective
ICTICT818 Develop knowledge management strategies Elective
ICTNWK603 Plan, configure and test advanced internetwork routing solutions Elective

Assessment method

Assessments will be conducted through a combination of questioning, case studies, reports, role-plays, and demonstrations.

Recognition of Prior Learning

We offer everyone the opportunity to apply for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) at enrolment. Students may be granted credit or partial credit in recognition of skills and knowledge gained through work experience, life experience and/or prior training.


On completion of this course, learners may wish to enrol in further qualifications such as: Advanced Diploma qualifications OR continue to further university programs.

Study Location

Level 8, 131 Queen Street, Melbourne 3000

Quick Facts

Course name: Advanced Diploma of Information
National Code: ICT60220
CRICOS Course Code: 108221A
Duration: 52 weeks

  • 40 weeks study
  • 12 weeks break

Study mode: face to face, 20 hours per week
Fees: View course fees
Download: course Flyer

Entry Requirements

  • Minimum 18 years of age
  • Must have completed equivalent to Australian year 12
  • Have completed the ICT50220 Diploma of Information Technology
  • IELTS band 5.5 (with no individual band below 5.0) or equivalent

Career outcomes

  • Network Engineering Technical Officer
  • Telecommunications Network Manager
  • Network Security Manager
  • Network Designer
  • IT Solution Business Owner

Intake Dates


2022 2023 2024
Jan 24 23 22
Feb 27 26
Mar 14
Apr 18 17 15
May 22
Jun 06 03
Jul 11 10 08
Aug 29 28 12
Sep 30
Oct 03 02
Nov 28 27 25

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