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 & Fri: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Timetable Brisbane: *
    Thu & Fri: 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 Requirements:
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.

CourseIELTS (Academic)TOEFL (Internet)TOEFL (Computer)ELICOS level required for entry
CertificateOverall Score 5.5, No band less than 5Test score 70, No section score less than 18Test Score 197, ER 4EAP upper Intermediate, IELTS upper Intermediate, GE upper Intermediate
Diploma and Advanced DiplomaOverall Score 5.5, No band less than 5Test score 70, No section score less than 18Test Score 197, ER 4EAP 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.
Those who do not meet the English requirements can be referred to English Language Centre to complete Intensive Courses in English prior to commencing their award courses at ECA Graduate Insitute. 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.

Unit CodeUnit Name
BSBWGS501Ensure a safe workplace
BSBSUS501Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability
ICTSAS502Establish and maintain client user liaison
ICTICT509Gather data to identify business requirements
ICTICT511Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the enterprise
ICTWEB501Build a dynamic website
ICTWEB502Create dynamic web pages
ICTWEB503Create web-based programs
ICTPRG527Apply intermediate object-oriented language skills
ICTPRG501Apply advanced object-oriented language skills
ICTPRG524Develop high-level object-oriented class specifications
ICTSAD501Model data objects
ICTSAD502Model data processes
ICTNWK514Model preferred system solutions
ICTPMG501Manage ICT projects
BSBCRT501Originate and develop concepts
BSBINN601Lead and manage organisational change
BSBWOR502Lead and manage team effectiveness
ICTICT608Interact with clients on a business level
ICTICT610Manage copyright ethics and privacy in and ICT environment

Pathways from the Diploma of Information Technology:
After successful completion of a BSB50215 Diploma of Information Technology, candidates may undertake range of other Advanced Diploma qualifications or pursue higher education.