Australian Institute of Advanced Studies

Advanced Diploma of Information Technology

Australian Institute of Advanced Studies

Course details

CRICOS course code: 105677D

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational

Summary

This qualification prepares people for jobs such as systems administrator, network manager, software developer, network support technician, ICT support technician, customer support professional, computer sales or help desk specialist.

This qualification reflects the role of individuals in a variety of information and communications technology (ICT) roles who have significant experience in specialist technical skills, or managerial business and people management skills.

Individuals in these roles carry out complex tasks in a specialist field, working independently, leading a team or a strategic direction of a business. They apply their skills across a wide range of industries and business functions, or as a business owner (sole trader/contractor).

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

• advanced data management information: creating, designing and monitoring complex systems that store data, and optimising organisational knowledge management

• cyber security: protecting sensitive data and information through security architecture, and developing disaster recovery and contingency plans

• full stack web development: building advanced user interfaces, developing representational state transfer application program interfaces (REST APIs) and designing user experience solutions

• further programming: applying advanced ICT languages to maintain security and manage data

• IT strategy and organisational development: managing and communicating strategic ICT business solutions

• systems development and analysis: modelling and testing data objects, data processes and preferred ICT system solutions

• telecommunications network engineering: managing logistics, organisational specifications, regulations and legislative requirements across network projects.

CAREER PATHWAYS

CUSTOMER SUPPORT PROFESSIONAL

NETWORK SUPPORT TECHNICIAN

SOFTWARE DEVELOPER

NETWORK MANAGER

ICT SUPPORT TECHNICIAN

HELP DESK SPECIALIST

COMPUTER SALES

SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATOR

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 12,000 Per Year Read more18,000 for the entire course
Start date: February 2023
Duration: 1.5 years
Study mode: Full time
Address

Australian Institute of Advanced Studies

Building L
1030 Cavendish Road Queensland 4122
Australia

Entry criteria

Academic Requirements
• depending on upon the nationality of the student year 11 (Australian equivalent year 11) may be sufficient - please check with Australian institute of Advanced Studies prior to enrolment
• have completed at least an Australian year 12 equivalent
• must pass Australian institute of Advanced Studies’s internal LLN/English Placement test
English language proficiency level:
• student must provide evidence of attaining an overall IELTS score of 5.5 bands or equivalent scores on a similar test (such as TOEFL, PTE etc.); or student must have attained at least Upper Intermediate Level of English and must provide evidence of the same; or
• student must pass Australian institute of Advanced Studies’s relevant Internal English Placement Test

Address

Australian Institute of Advanced Studies
Building L
1030 Cavendish Road Queensland 4122
Australia