ICT60220 Advanced Diploma of Information Technology

CRICOS Code 105508K

Advanced Diploma of Telecommunications Network Engineering
Course Features
Duration- 104 week
Language- English
Assessments- Yes
Enrolment fee: $250 (non-refundable)
Course fees: Total cost is AUD $20000
Material Fees: AUD $500

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. 

ndividuals 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. 

The latest release of the qualification and packaging rules can be found at the following link:


Licensing /Regulatory Information

Work functions in the occupational areas where this unit may be used are subject to regulatory requirements. Refer to the ICT Implementation Guide Companion Volume or the relevant regulator for details of licensing, legislative or certification requirements.

International students must:

  • Be at least 18 years of age and have completed the equivalent of Year 12. (*see IIE international academic admission guide for academic entry requirement)
  • Participate in a course entry interview to determine suitability for the course and student needs.
  • Have an IELTS* score of 5.5 (test results must be no more than 2 years old). English language competence can also be demonstrated through documented evidence of any of the following:
  • Successful completion of an English Placement Test

*Note that other English language tests such as PTE and TOEFL can be accepted.  Students are required to provide their results so that it can be confirmed they are equivalent to IELTS 5.5.

This qualification will be delivered over 104 weeks, including 80 weeks of training and assessment spread over 8 terms of 10 weeks each and 24 weeks of holidays.

Core Units

BSBCRT611   Apply critical thinking for complex problem solving 
BSBTWK502   Lead and manage team effectiveness 
BSBXCS402   Promote workplace cyber security awareness and best practices 
ICTICT608   Interact with clients on a business level 
ICTICT618   Manage IP, ethics and privacy in ICT environments 
ICTSAD609   Plan and monitor business analysis activities in an ICT environment 

Elective Units

ICTICT523  Gather data to identify business requirements 
ICTPRG535  Build advanced user interfaces 
ICTPRG537  Implement security for applications 
ICTNPL413  Evaluate networking regulations and legislation for the telecommunications industry 
ICTNWK612  Plan and manage troubleshooting advanced integrated IP networks 
ICTPMG613  Manage ICT project planning 
ICTTEN615  Manage network traffic 
ICTTEN622  Produce ICT network architecture designs 
ICTNWK540  Design, build and test network servers 
ICTSAD508  Develop technical requirements for business solutions 

Assessment methods used for this qualification will provide a range of ways for individuals to demonstrate that they have met the required outcomes including:

  • Projects
  • Presentations
  • Report writing
  • Observations
  • Questioning (oral or written)

At the beginning of each unit, trainers will outline the assessment tasks that must be completed.

Students may apply for recognition of existing qualifications or skills, knowledge and experience (credit transfer or recognition of prior learning) as per the information included in our International Student Handbook, which is available at www.iie.edu.au

For international students, the granting of course credit may affect course fees as well as the duration of the course.

The result of an application for credit and any changes to fees or course duration will be advised to students in writing.

If course credit is granted following the issuance of the Confirmation of Enrolment, students will receive a new Confirmation of Enrolment showing a reduced duration.

For any questions about course credit, contact us at the details shown below.

Delivery Mode

  • 15hrs face to face classroom-based
  • 5 Hrs. Online Via Online Learning System

Delivery Location

IIE Main Campus at S1, L2, 16-18 Wentworth Street, Parramatta, NSW 2150

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). 

IIE Main Campus

S1, L2, 16-18 Wentworth Street, Parramatta, NSW 2150
Phone: 0061(02)88972125
Email: info@iie.edu.au | admission@iie.edu.au | international@iie.edu.au
Web: www.iie.edu.au