Diploma of Information Technology ICT50220
Information Technology
Diploma of Information Technology ICT50220
Qualification Overview
  • Qualification Name: Diploma of Information Technology
  • Qualification Code and Units of Competency: ICT50220
  • Duration: Within four weeks of receiving the required prior learning evidence.
This qualification reflects the role of individuals engaged in various roles within the realm of information and communications technology (ICT). These individuals have acquired specialized expertise in technical ICT functions.

People in these positions perform moderately intricate tasks within a specialized domain. They can work autonomously, collaborate within a team, or lead collaborative efforts. Their skill set is versatile, applicable across diverse industries, business functions, and departments. They might also function as business proprietors (e.g., sole traders or contractors).

The requisite proficiencies for these roles encompass, but are not confined to, the following areas:

  • Advanced Networking: Configuration and management of virtual computing environments, along with securing ICT networks.
  • Advanced Programming: Application of intermediate and advanced programming skills, data management, and the creation of sophisticated user interfaces to meet organizational needs.
  • Back-End Web Development: Creation and maintenance of website information architecture and data.
  • Business Analysis: Design and implementation of technical requisites, quality assurance processes, and contingency plans for businesses.
  • Cloud Architecture: Development, enhancement, and design of cloud infrastructure, including disaster recovery strategies.
  • Cloud Engineering: Construction, implementation, and supervision of cloud infrastructure and virtual networks.
  • Cybersecurity: Safeguarding sensitive data and information through security architecture, and formulation of disaster recovery and contingency plans.
  • Database and Data Management: Establishment, design, and monitoring of systems for data storage and optimization of organizational knowledge management.
  • Front-End Web Development: Design of dynamic and intricate websites, crafting user experience solutions and documents using extensible mark-up languages.
  • Game Art and Design: Crafting sophisticated 2D and 3D models and animation software through scripts and storyboards.
  • Game Programming: Development of complex interactive 2D and 3D games and media, construction of graphical user interfaces, and application of artificial intelligence in game development.
  • Systems Administration: Reviewing maintenance protocols and providing support to troubleshoot system applications.
  • Systems Analysis: Modeling and testing data entities, data processes, and preferred ICT system solutions.
  • Telecommunications Network Engineering: Oversight of logistics, organizational specifications, regulations, and legislative requirements across network projects.