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Course Overview

This qualification provides advanced level in information and communications technology (ICT) skills, specialist technical skills, business and people management knowledge and skills to enable individuals to carry out complex tasks in senior ICT roles in the telecommunications industry.

Course Structure
Learners must achieve a competent result in the sixteen (16) units to obtain the ICT60220 Advanced Diploma of Information Technology qualification.


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 Core
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
ICTNWK628 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
ICTSAS530 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
ICTNWK624 Configure 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: other 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: 54 weeks

  • 42 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
  • 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

2023 2024 2025
Jan 23 22 20
Feb 27 26 24
Apr 17 15 14
May 22
Jun 03 02
Jul 10 08 07
Aug 28 12 11
Sep 30 29
Oct 02
Nov 27 25 24

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