ICT50115 Diploma of Information Technology

About the Course

The ICT50115 Diploma of Information Technology course is designed to teach students the necessary skills and knowledge required to enter the IT industry as an Information and Communications Technology (ICT) professional.

What will I learn?

While studying this course you’ll cover the following subject areas:

  • Web Design (HTML, CSS, JavaScript, MySQL, PHP)
  • Mobile Application Development (Android, Java, jQuery Mobile)
  • Business Analysis and Project Management

Further Learning Opportunities

Upon successful completion of the course, various employment opportunities within the ICT sector will be open to you. Alternatively, if you’re keen to keep learning you could go onto to enrol for an ICT60115 Advanced Diploma of Information Technology or ICT60515 Advanced Diploma of Computer Systems Technology.

Promising Career Prospects

ICT professionals working at this level provide a broader rather than specialised ICT support function, applying a wide range of higher level technical skills in ICT areas such as networking, IT support, database development, programming and web development.

Study Online Option

All our courses comes with the opportunity of an online learning environment!

Study Diploma of Information Technology Online
Study Diploma of Information Technology Online

At the National Academy of Technology, studying any of our courses online allows you to learn the course material in your own time. All assets, including multimedia web conferences, videos and course material, are available online whenever and wherever you need it!

Connect with other students and the teaching staff through our online Portal. With 24/7 access to all course materials online, welcome to the next generation of learning that is catered your lifestyle.

Further Information
Core Units
BSBWHS501 Ensure a safe workplace
BSBSUS501 Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability
ICTICT509 Gather data to identify business requirements
ICTICT511 Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the enterprise
Elective Units
ICTPRG505 Build advanced user interface
ICTPRG527 Apply intermediate object-oriented language skills
ICTSAD501 Model data objects
ICTICT514 Identify and manage the implementation of current industry specific technologies
ICTICT515 Verify client business requirements
ICTSAD506 Produce a feasibility report
ICTSAS505 Review and update disaster recovery and contingency plans
ICTWEB411 Produce basic client-side script for dynamic web pages
ICTWEB506 Develop complex cascading style sheets
ICTWEB501 Build a dynamic website
ICTWEB502 Create dynamic web pages
ICTWEB516 Research and apply emerging web technology trends
ICTICT406 Build a graphical user interface
ICTPMG501 Manage ICT projects
ICTDBS504 Integrate database with a website
ICTPRG502 Manage a project using software management tools

As per the training package, this qualification has no prerequisites.

As per the training package, this qualification has no prerequisites.

In order to qualify for this course, you will be required to complete a pre-training review, a Computer Literacy test and either successfully complete an online Language Literacy and Numeracy (LL&N) test or be able to provide valid evidence of Year 12 completion.

Students under the age of 18 are required to attend an interview with their parent/guardian prior to the acceptance of their enrolment.


RPL assessed on a case by case basis, so it is only available on application. Students will be charged per unit of competency at the cost equal to the tuition fee of the unit(s) of competency. Speak to your Career Consultant about your intention to apply for RPL or Credit Transfer during your initial conversation.

Pragmatic Training recognises Qualifications and Statement of Attainments issued by another RTO (Registered Training Organisation), AQF authorised issuing organisation such as University, or authenticated VET transcripts issued by the Registrar.

This course is delivered using a blended approach, which includes online study,
attendance at web conferences/ interactive sessions, supported by 4 intensive face-to-face workshops developed to support delivery of the key concepts provided in each online unit.

Students will engage in learning activities online, undertaking research and/or completing Assessment Tasks.

We have designed this course to ensure you gain the right balance of theoretical knowledge with the real world practical skills you will need to be industry-ready by the time you have graduated. To make sure you have enough time to practice the skills that you are picking up, the qualification has been structured to take 52 weeks and is a fulltime study. ICT50115 Diploma of Information Technology is delivered through dynamic blended delivery which includes attendance of workshops (compulsory), participations of webinars and online works.

Maximum VET Tuition Fee: $13,750

Fee For Service

  1. Students can pay their tuition fees upfront in full or arrange an instalment payment plan. Please refer to the Fees & Charges policy.
  2. Personal student loan to cover the cost of your course. Click here to find out more.

State Funding*

Eligible students can access Victorian Government funding available through the Skills FirstClick here for more information.

Skills First eligible students who choose to access this Funding Program will have the tuition fees reduced by the amount paid by the Government. Accessing this funding may have implications for future eligiblity to government funding entitlements and subsidy.

For further information on fees under the Skills First program , refer to the Fee structure

Financial Assistance:

Our full-time qualifications are approved by Centrelink allowing access to Youth Allowance, ABSTUDY, Austudy and Pensioner Education Supplement payments.  Eligibility criteria apply. For more information please contact Centrelink.

Our organisation is also registered with the Queensland and Victoria Departments of Public Transport. Students enrolled in full-time courses, may be eligible for public transport concession. Eligibility criteria apply. For more information please contact:

Queensland: translink.com.au

Victoria: ptv.vic.gov.au

For further information on fees, refer to the Fee Schedules for this course.

*This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding. Additional eligibility or enrolment criteria may apply. People with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

* Please note that minimum and maximum class numbers apply for each course. Class times may vary for operational reasons. Enrolments must be received a minimum of 1 week prior to the commencement of the course.

^ Length of the course will increase if interrupted by Public Holidays and School Holidays scheduled by Pragmatic Training.

~ VET Student Loans is an Australian Government Loan Scheme. Eligibility criteria apply. For more information about VET Student Loans, visit www.education.gov.au

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