Diploma of Information Technology
The Diploma of Information Technology course is designed for people with substantial experience in a range of settings and who are seeking to further develop their skills across a wide range of Information Technology areas.
This course is also suited to the needs of individuals with little or no vocational experience, but who are interested or possess sound theoretical IT knowledge and skills that they would like to further develop in order to pursue further education and employment opportunities.
- CRICOS CODE: 096659G
- Duration: 52 Weeks
- Course fee: $12,000
- Intake: Monthly
- Timetable Sydney: *
Option 1 (Day): Mon & Tue 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
Option 2 (Day): Thu & Fri 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
Option 3 (Evening): Mon to Thu 05:00 pm – 09:00 pm
- Timetable Melbourne: *
Thu & Friday: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm *
- Timetable Brisbane: *
Thu & Friday: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm *
* Timetables are subject to change based on the number of students enrolled in EGI courses.
Academic Entry Requirement:
To gain entry to this course, applicants should have successfully completed year 12 or secondary studies in applicants home country equivalent to an Australian 12 qualification.
For more information please download our Academic Entry Requirement Guide.
Alternative Academic Entry Requirement:
An approved equivalent of Certificate IV or Higher Qualification.
English Language Requirements:
To gain entry into a course at the ECA Graduate Insitute you will need to demonstrate that you have met the required English language proficiency.
The English language conversion table below is a general guide to the level of proficiency required for entry into the various award levels. English examination results are valid if no more than 2 years has elapsed between the final examination result date and the date of commencement of the study.
|Diploma of Information Technology|
|IELTS (Academic)||Overall Score 5.5, No band less than 5|
|TOEFL (Internet)||Test score 70, No section score less than 18|
|TOEFL (Computer)||Test Score 197, ER 4|
|ELICOS level required for entry||EAP upper Intermediate, IELTS upper Intermediate, GE upper Intermediate|
Alternative English Entry Requirements:
Students may be accepted if they have successfully completed a Vocational qualification at a Certificate IV level or above in Australia, or completed year 12 or secondary studies in applicants home country equivalent to an Australian 12 qualification. Students can otherwise demonstrate the required minimum English proficiency.
The length of these English courses varies, typically from 4 to 20 weeks. After completion of the ELICOS course, the students may be requested to sit for an ECA Graduate Insitute placement test.
Pathways from the Diploma of Information Technology:
After successful completion of an ICT50115 Diploma of Information Technology candidates may undertake the ICT60115 Advanced Diploma of Information Technology or a range of other Advanced Diploma qualifications.
|Unit Code||Unit Name|
|BSBWGS501||Ensure a safe workplace|
|BSBSUS501||Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability|
|ICTSAS502||Establish and maintain client user liaison|
|ICTICT509||Gather data to identify business requirements|
|ICTICT511||Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the enterprise|
|ICTWEB501||Build a dynamic website|
|ICTWEB502||Create dynamic web pages|
|ICTWEB503||Create web-based programs|
|ICTPRG527||Apply intermediate object-oriented language skills|
|ICTPRG501||Apply advanced object-oriented language skills|
|ICTPRG524||Develop high-level object-oriented class specifications|
|ICTSAD501||Model data objects|
|ICTSAD502||Model data processes|
|ICTNWK514||Model preferred system solutions|
|ICTPMG501||Manage ICT projects|
|BSBCRT501||Originate and develop concepts|
|BSBINN601||Lead and manage organisational change|
|BSBWOR502||Lead and manage team effectiveness|
|ICTICT608||Interact with clients on a business level|
|ICTICT610||Manage copyright ethics and privacy in and ICT environment|