Sydney School of Business and Technology

ICT60615 Advanced Diploma of Telecommunications Network Engineering

Sydney School of Business and Technology

Course details

CRICOS course code: 0101570

Level of study: Pathways to Undergraduate


On successful completion of the course, participants will be competent as technical specialist with high level skills and knowledge in telecommunications and information technology networks using internet protocol (IP) systems who can:

  • forecast network growth for enterprise network planning
  • design and manage IP based network telecommunications equipment
  • implement convergence technologies in enterprise telecommunications networks
  • design and manage optical and wireless network telecommunications architectures for high speed broadband capability.




ICTPMG610 Develop a project management plan C

ICTPMG611 Prepare a detailed design brief C

ICTSUS601 Integrate sustainability in ICT planning and design projects C

ICTTEN611 Produce an ICT network architecture design C

ICTNWEEK502 Implement secure encryption technologies E

ICTNWEEK503 Install and maintain valid authentication processes E

ICTNWEEK509 Design and implement a security perimeter for ICT networks E

ICTNWEEK518 Design an enterprise wireless local area network E

BSBDES601 Manage design realisation E

BSBDES602 Research global design trends E

Study Pathways

The further study pathways available to learners who undertake this qualification include:

TAE80316 Graduate Certificate in Digital Education which, is available at SSBT

Employment Pathways

Employment pathways are available to students who complete this qualification in:

  • Telecommunication technical officer or technologist
  • Telecommunications network planner
  • Telecommunications network manager
  • Network engineering technical officer
  • Network security manager
  • Optical network designer
  • IP based convergence integrator
  • IP based optical network designer

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Course opportunities

Start date: 12 April 2021
12 July 2021
11 October 2021
Study mode: Self study / online (with attendance)

Brisbane Campus

Level 4, 388 Queen Street
Brisbane Queensland 4000

Entry criteria

All students entering this course must have completed Year 10 or equivalent qualification.

Students with no formal qualifications are required to successfully complete the LLN test and meet with the Training Manager to be admitted.

Overseas students must demonstrate English language proficiency of IELTS 5.5 or equivalent.

TOEFL (iBT) minimum score of 55

Pearson Test of English (PTE) Academic – Minimum Level 43

Completion of at least 2 years of study at an acceptable grade in an English medium course completed within the previous 2 years

International Baccalaureate (IB) Minimum of 3 in English A1 or A2

Completion of the Cambridge First Certificate of English (FCE)

Completion of English for Academic Purposes (EAP) at Upper Intermediate Level or equivalent at SSBT/Apple Study Group or a recognised English college.


Sydney School of Business and Technology (SSBT)
Burwood Campus
Level 4, 11-15 Deane Street Sydney New South Wales 2134