Certificate III in Information Technology
Course code: ICT30120
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Delivered by Horsham College
Develop a broad set of fundamental skills from certificate II with a further breadth of units such as introductory-level programming techniques, IP ethics and privacy of information, diagnostic testing and client services. This program is suitable for serious IT enthusiasts and affords meaningful insights into some of h te more common specializations so that participants can either use this base knowledge and skill to pursue a career or further study in specialists fields.
Contribution towards VCAL
One credit towards VCAL Learning Program is awarded on successful completion of 90 nominal hours of accredited VET curriculum.
Contribution towards VCE
Students will be eligible for credit of two VCE VET units towards their VCE at Unit 1-4 level.
Yes. Students wishing to receive an ATAR contribution must undertake a scored assessment. This study score can contribute directly to the ATAR either as one of the students’s best four studies, or as a fifth or sixth study.
Scored Assessment Available
Yes Students wishing to recieve an ATAR contribution for VCE VET Information Technology must undertake a scored assessment.
Two year course.
This course will be delivered at Wimmera Trade Training Centre, Horsham College Campus, on Wednesdays between 9.20am and 3.20pm each week.
Structured Workplace Learning
It is strongly recommended that students undertake a minimum of 80 hours of SWL across the two years of the course.
Potential Study Options
Potential Career Paths
Information and Communication Technology (ICT)
computer Systems technology
No specific requirements for clothing or equipment.
To be paid by the DET for students attending public schools. Independent and Catholic schools will discuss fees with their families
Units of study may include
BSBXTW301 Work in a team
ICTICT213 Use computer operating systems and hardware
ICTICT214 Operate application software packages
ICTSAS303 Care for computer hardware
ICTSAS308 Run standard diagnostic tests
BSBCRT301 Develop and extend critical and creative thinking skills
ICTWEB306 Develop web presence using social media
BSBXCS301 Protect own personal online profile from cyber security threats
ICTSAS305 Provide ICT advice to clients
BSBXCS303 Securely manage personally identifiable information and workplace information
ICTPRG302 Apply introductory programming techniques
ICTICT313 Identify IP, ethics and privacy policies in ICT environments
Lyndon Kuhne (03) 5381 7712
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