Certificate IV in Information Technology

Cert_IV_Information_Tech
Course Code
ICA40111
Course Type
Accredited Course
Course Level
Skills Building
Department
Information Technology
Course Location
Yallourn
Course Duration
Full Time: 1 year
Part Time: 2-3 years
Flexible 1 year
Course Cost
For an individual quotation of fees payable, please visit your nearest campus of Federation Training. Click Here for further information regarding Fees and Charges..
Study Modes
On Campus; Part Time (Day); Flexible; Work Based; Full Time
Starting Date
Full Time:
  • February 2015
Part Time:
  • February 2015
Times
9.00am - 4pm
Enquiries

Carmen Mercer
Information Technology
Phone: (03) 5127 0120
Email: c.mercer@federationtraining.edu.au
Post: PO Box 3279, GMC 3841

Course Overview

This one-year, full-time course aims to provide you with excellent broad based Information Technology (IT) skills. The course will introduce you to skills in web site building, programming, multimedia and doing work for clients. This qualification can prepare you to perform a range of more complex IT services, enabling you to pursue a career working with operation systems, computer programming, networking, software, multimedia and hardware.

The successful completion of this course can provide a pathway to employment, or further study at TAFE or University.

Qualifications And Recognition

Upon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate IV in Information Technology.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Many Federation Training courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.

Employment Prospects

  • IT and Technical Support Personnel
  • Computer Programmer
  • Sales Representative (IT)
  • Computer Support Technician
  • Help Desk Operator
  • Website Designer

Online Requirements

Participants will need to access to a computer and an Internet connection. Additional software requirements will be specified by instructors during the course.

Entry Requirements

Participant to provide level of education, age, past academic performance, work history, interview, Literacy & Numeracy Test, and IT Aptitude Test.

How To Apply

Direct to Institute

Assessment

Practical assignments, problem solving, oral presentations, quizzes, tests, projects (individual and group),and practical work experience.

Opportunities For Further Study

  • Diploma of Information Technology
  • Advanced Diploma of Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Information Technology (Business Systems)

Specialist Course Information

Purchasing of a textbook will be required.

Can prospective students enrol in individual units?

Yes.

Course Times

Unit Code
Unit Name
Core Units

BSBWHS304A
Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultative processes
BSBSUS301A
Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
ICAICT202A
Work and communicate effectively in an IT environment
ICAICT401A
Determine and confirm client business requirements
ICAICT418A
Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an IT environment
Elective Units

ICAWEB429A
Create a markup language document to specification
ICAWEB418A
Use Development Software and IT Tools to Build a Basic Website
ICAWEB409A
Develop cascading style sheets
ICAWEB414A
Design simple web page layouts
ICAWEB411A
Produce basic client-side script for dynamic web pages
ICAICT408A
Create Technical Documentation
ICASAS410A
Identify and resolve client IT problems
ICADBS403A
Create basic databases
ICAPRG414A
Apply Introductory Programming Skills In Another Language
*ICAPRG418A
Apply Intermediate Programming Skills In Another Language
ICAPRG410A
Build a user interface
ICADMT401A
Create visual design components for digital media
ICAWEB415A
Produce server-side script for dynamic web pages
CUFANM302A
Create 3D digital animations
ICADMT403A
Produce and edit digital images
ICAPMG401A
Support small scale IT projects
*ICAPRG406A
Apply Introductory Object-Oriented Language Skills

* Optional Units only undertaken by students who successfully complete other programming units.