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This qualification provides you with the skills you need to gain employment in the management or specialist fields IT. Learn about the administration and installation of network switches and routers, security issues, hardware and software faults, database enabling, operating systems, configurations, network systems, networking monitoring and e-business. Included in this qualification are units covering CISCO Networking Academy – CISCO Systems accredited training. Students will have an opportunity within this program to complete Microsoft and CISCO certification. Course details

Industry endorsed

University Pathways

Payment options

Student satisfaction

$10000 VET Student Loan available

LOCATION/S

Bracken Ridge, Mt Gravatt, South Bank

Key dates and info

DURATION

Full time: 1 year / up to 4 days per week

Course details

COST

  • Full Fee $13,280
  • Subsidised $10,000
  • Concession $9,016

Student Loan Available

1300 712 007

No matter your question,
we are here to help!

How to enrol

Majid Al-thaheb

Training that will have you job-ready

"The step up from the classroom to the work site was a small one because the coursework was industry current and reflective of real-life work duties."

Majid Al-thaheb
Diploma of Information Technology and Diploma of Multimedia (Networking)

Ten reasons to study at TAFE

Practical, hands-on classes combined with state-of-the-art facilities and purpose-built learning areas make us a standout amongst training providers. Better than that though, many of our facilities are acknowledged by industry as being amongst the best in Australia.

Key dates

LOCATION START DATE WORKLOAD DELIVERY
Bracken Ridge 29 Jan 2018 Full time / up to 4 days per week Classroom
Mt Gravatt 29 Jan 2018 Full time / up to 4 days per week Classroom
South Bank 29 Jan 2018 Full time / up to 4 days per week Classroom

Entry requirements

This qualification has no formal entry criteria, however TAFE Queensland Brisbane has the following selection criteria for this qualification:

For part time accelerated delivery industry experience is essential.

If you’re under 17 years of age, special enrolment conditions may apply.

Location/s

Bracken Ridge
157 Norris Road
Bracken Ridge QLD 4017

Mt Gravatt
1030 Cavendish Road
Mt. Gravatt QLD 4122

South Bank
Ernest Street
South Brisbane QLD 4101

Resources required

You must purchase an 500GB SSD (Solid State Drive) approximately $270.

It is recommended that students have access to a reliable internet connection to access TAFE Queensland's online learning system Connect, and a computer with up-to-date software, including Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat Reader and Adobe Flash Player. This equipment and software is available for students to use at all TAFE Queensland locations.

Timetable

View the timetable. Please note, the timetable for future semesters may differ to the current schedule. If you need help or can't find what you're looking for, give us a call on 1300 712 007.

Important Information

TAFE Queensland Brisbane students have the opportunity to travel to locations across the globe as part of their studies in selected courses. Studying abroad provides students with the chance to immerse themselves in different cultures, as well as develop their skills and network with professionals in their chosen industry.

This qualification will offer a Study Abroad program in 2017. For further information, please visit the Study Abroad webpage.

Units

The successful achievement of this qualification requires you to complete all core and 11 elective units from the list below. Electives may differ between TAFE Queensland locations and regions

UNIT CODE DESCRIPTION TYPE
ICTTEN514 Install, configure and test a server Elective
ICTTEN611 Produce an ICT network architecture design Core
ICTSUS501 Implement server virtualisation for a sustainable ICT system Core
ICTNWK509 Design and implement a security perimeter for ICT networks Elective
ICTICT418 Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment Core
ICTICT511 Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the enterprise Core
ICTNWK529 Install and manage complex ICT networks Core
ICTNWK527 Manage an enterprise virtual computing environment Elective
ICTNWK525 Configure an enterprise virtual computing environment Elective
ICTNWK511 Manage network security Elective
ICTNWK508 Install, operate and troubleshoot medium enterprise switches Elective
ICTNWK507 Install, operate and troubleshoot medium enterprise routers Elective
ICTNWK506 Configure, verify and troubleshoot WAN links and IP services in a medium enterprise network Elective
ICTNWK505 Design, build and test a network server Elective
ICTNWK504 Design and implement an integrated server solution Elective
ICTNWK503 Install and maintain valid authentication processes Elective

Disclaimer

Not all electives available at all campuses

What are my payment options

No matter what your circumstances, TAFE Queensland Brisbane has a payment option to suit you. If you are unsure of what's right for you, call us on 1300 712 007. We're here to help.

$13,280

FULL FEE

Student Loan Available

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$10,000

SUBSIDISED

Student Loan Available

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$9,016

CONCESSION

Student Loan Available

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Full fee

This is the total cost of the course.

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VET Student Loans

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Prior to applying for a VET Student Loan, please ensure that you have read and understood the VET Student Loans Pre-Enrolment Information

VET Student Loans are an interest-free loan from the Australian Government that help students pay for their education and training.

TAFE Queensland receives the full loan amount for your course directly from the Government, and you repay your loan through the Australian taxation system once your income reaches a certain threshold.

You are eligible for a VET Student Loan if you:

You must demonstrate academic suitability by:

  • providing a copy of your Senior Secondary Certificate of Education (year 12 certificate); OR
  • providing evidence of successful completion of an Australian Qualifications Framework certificate IV or higher qualification (where the language of instruction is English), OR
  • are assessed as a minimum of Exit Level 3 in the Australian Core Skills Framework (ASCF) in both reading and numeracy

Please note that all students enrolling in an accredited course are required to provide a Unique Student Identifier (USI).

More information about VET Student Loans.

 

Payment Plan

If you have difficulty paying the full cost of a course up front, or you are not eligible for VET Student Loan, you might be eligible for a payment plan. This will allow you to pay for your course in instalments, rather than one upfront payment at the time of enrolment.

Subsidised

The Queensland Government will offset the cost of study for eligible students. You will still need to pay for a portion of your study costs. The amount above is what you will need to pay.

VET Student Loans

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Prior to applying for a VET Student Loan, please ensure that you have read and understood the VET Student Loans Pre-Enrolment Information

VET Student Loans are an interest-free loan from the Australian Government that help students pay for their education and training.

TAFE Queensland receives the full loan amount for your course directly from the Government, and you repay your loan through the Australian taxation system once your income reaches a certain threshold.

You are eligible for a VET Student Loan if you:

You must demonstrate academic suitability by:

  • providing a copy of your Senior Secondary Certificate of Education (year 12 certificate); OR
  • providing evidence of successful completion of an Australian Qualifications Framework certificate IV or higher qualification (where the language of instruction is English), OR
  • are assessed as a minimum of Exit Level 3 in the Australian Core Skills Framework (ASCF) in both reading and numeracy

Please note that all students enrolling in an accredited course are required to provide a Unique Student Identifier (USI).

More information about VET Student Loans.

 

Higher Level Skills Subsidy

You're eligible for the Higher Level Skills Subsidy if you:

  • Are 15 years or older and no longer in school
  • Live in Queensland full time
  • Are an Australian or New Zealand citizen, permanent resident, or temporary resident with the necessary visa or work permits
  • And don't currently have (or are enrolled in) a certificate IV or higher level qualification.
  • Other restrictions or eligibility criteria may apply

Payment Plan

If you have difficulty paying the full cost of a course up front, or you are not eligible for VET Student Loan, you might be eligible for a payment plan. This will allow you to pay for your course in instalments, rather than one upfront payment at the time of enrolment.

Concession

You are eligible for the concession price of a course if you are eligible for subsidised training, and are listed on an Australian Government Low Income Health Care Card or Pensioner Concession Card, if you are Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander, you hold a Department of Veterans' Affairs Pensioner Concession Card, or if you have a disability. Further information about concessions.

VET Student Loans

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Prior to applying for a VET Student Loan, please ensure that you have read and understood the VET Student Loans Pre-Enrolment Information

VET Student Loans are an interest-free loan from the Australian Government that help students pay for their education and training.

TAFE Queensland receives the full loan amount for your course directly from the Government, and you repay your loan through the Australian taxation system once your income reaches a certain threshold.

You are eligible for a VET Student Loan if you:

You must demonstrate academic suitability by:

  • providing a copy of your Senior Secondary Certificate of Education (year 12 certificate); OR
  • providing evidence of successful completion of an Australian Qualifications Framework certificate IV or higher qualification (where the language of instruction is English), OR
  • are assessed as a minimum of Exit Level 3 in the Australian Core Skills Framework (ASCF) in both reading and numeracy

Please note that all students enrolling in an accredited course are required to provide a Unique Student Identifier (USI).

More information about VET Student Loans.

 

Payment Plan

If you have difficulty paying the full cost of a course up front, or you are not eligible for VET Student Loan, you might be eligible for a payment plan. This will allow you to pay for your course in instalments, rather than one upfront payment at the time of enrolment.

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Additional costs

You must purchase an 500GB SSD (Solid State Drive) approximately $270.

Students are advised to consult with their teacher in class prior to purchasing textbooks.

Students can also access a range of print, copy, scan and fax services via MyPrint.

Outcome

ICT50415 Diploma of Information Technology Networking

Job prospects

  • ICT Network And Support Professionals
  • ICT Support Technicians
  • Network Analyst
  • ICT Security Specialist
  • Network Administrator

University pathways

If you want to go on to further study at university, TAFE Queensland has a pathway option to get you there. In many cases, completing one of our diplomas will give you a full year of credit towards a degree with one of our partner universities. That means cutting down the amount of time you need to complete your degree, or even enrolling straight into the second year of your university course.

Our pathway partners include:

Majid Al-thaheb

Training that will have you job-ready

"The step up from the classroom to the work site was a small one because the coursework was industry current and reflective of real-life work duties."

Majid Al-thaheb
Diploma of Information Technology and Diploma of Multimedia (Networking)

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Apply through QTAC

Making TAFE one of your top QTAC preferences is a great way to maximise your career choices and gain the hands-on skills you need to operate in the real world.

We offer hundreds of pathways to university, including dual awards, credit arrangements with some of the country's top universities, and options to increase your OP so you can gain entrance to the tertiary course of your dreams.

More about applying through QTAC

Recognition of prior learning

Recognition of prior learning

Fast-track your way to a formal qualification by earning credit for the things you already know. Getting recognition for the skills you've gained from the workplace or previous learning means less study time for you, and getting the paper to prove you're qualified a whole lot sooner.

More about RPL

 

Orientation

At the beginning of each semester we host orientation events across our locations so you can meet your teachers and classmates, get to know your campus, and familiarise yourself with your study schedule. We also throw in a bunch of free activities, because... why not? We like to have fun.

More about orientation

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Note: All information was accurate at time of publication, however TAFE policies, tuition fees and course content is subject to change without notice. Course commencement is dependent on sufficient enrolments.

Last updated on 28 July 2017

Talk to us

1300 712 007

Industry endorsed

University Pathways

Payment options

Student satisfaction

$10000 VET Student Loan available