Information and Communication Technology

Information and Communication Technology

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Smartphones, tablets, the internet of things (IoT) and Wi-Fi are all part of the booming digital economy, so get on board and gain your expertise in all things internet and computer-related. Specialise in vital cyber security knowledge, learn how to build websites and develop apps or focus on network engineering or telecommunications. The options are wide in this $100 billion in-demand industry.

Computer Systems

If you love to figure out how things work, a computer systems course is a great place to further your career in IT. Learn the latest software, hardware and networking systems.

  • Certificate II Computer Assembly and Repair

    UEE20511-01

    Launch your career in computers and electronics while you gain foundational skills. Learn practical skills in taking computers and their components apart, understanding how they work and then reassembling them so they function better than ever, so you can begin your journey to higher-level study.

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Cyber Security

Spot and stop digital threats as an in-demand cyber security technician. Identify vulnerabilities and prevent security breaches for businesses large and small.

  • Statement of Attainment Cyber Security

    SG00007512

    Update your cyber security skills and expand your knowledge and confidence. Build on your existing understanding of cyber security, learn the latest networking security methods and implement plans to protect data.

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  • Statement of Attainment Digital Security Basics

    SG00007515

    Acquire entry level cyber security skills to confidently start your career in the cyber security industry. Recognise and deal with common cyber security threats in organisations and implement systems that can be used to protect against cyber attacks.

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  • Statement of Attainment Digital Security Basics

    901-00011

    Acquire entry level cyber security skills to confidently start your career in the cyber security industry. Recognise and deal with common cyber security threats in organisations and implement systems that can be used to protect against cyber attacks.

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  • Statement of Attainment Cyber Security

    900-82484

    Gain the skills and knowledge to protect your personal online accounts from cyber-attacks and to identify risks and threats. Learn to limit the potential impact of online security breaches and be in demand in the growing cyber security industry.

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  • Statement of Attainment Digital Security and Privacy in the Workplace

    SG00008883

    Improve your understanding and awareness of digital security risks, and develop the skills to keep your home and workplace safe. Whether you're an IT whiz or just looking to improve your cyber safety, you’ll be better prepared to identify and prevent online security risks.

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  • Statement of Attainment Cyber Security Awareness Skill Set

    BSBSS00094-V01

    Gain invaluable skills in assessing and protecting your personal cyber security and the online security of your workplace. Develop training practices, enhance password protocols, and learn how to minimise the impact of potential security breaches.

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  • Statement of Attainment Advanced Cyber Cloud Essentials

    900-82615

    Confidently build and secure virtual environments for different businesses' needs. In this course you'll gain highly valued skills to troubleshoot scripts and apply security principles – with credit towards the Advanced Diploma of Cyber Security.

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  • Statement of Attainment Cyber Security

    900-81372

    Build on your cyber security knowledge and confidence to work in this fast-paced and evolving industry. Grow your understanding of cyber security, learn the latest network security testing methods and implement strategies to protect data and systems.

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  • Statement of Attainment AWS Cloud Computing Foundations

    900-82805

    Boost your career in IT and gain specialist skills in cloud computing. Learn to identify data and security risks and how to evaluate cloud storage options, including costing. Create virtual networks according to business needs and requirements.

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  • Statement of Attainment Cyber Security Concepts

    900-81891

    Step into the world of IT and enhance your skillset with in-demand cybersecurity knowledge. Learn the foundational principles of cybersecurity data analysis and network concepts as you gain experience in detecting threatening digital activity.

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  • Statement of Attainment Protect Your Personal Identity Online

    900-82711

    Keep your personal profile safe online. Learn all the skills you need to stay protected from cyber security threats, as well as identifying potential threats and how you can protect your device from spam and destructive software.

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  • Certificate IV Cyber Security

    22334VIC-01

    Become a highly sought-after cyber security analyst or engineer in an in-demand, growth sector. Train using innovative technologies in a virtual environment, as you learn to identify and manage cyber security threats and protect organisations from threats and harm.

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  • Diploma Information Technology (Cyber Security)

    ICT50220-09

    Gain the skills and knowledge needed to combat security risks and keep your workplace digitally safe. Learn to identify and respond to data threats as you advance your IT career into cyber security roles.

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  • Advanced Diploma Cyber Security

    22445VIC-01

    Dive into the world of cyber security and gain the knowledge and experience to pursue a career in this increasingly important industry. Learn specialist skills for success as a cyber security analyst, IT specialist, penetration tester or security engineer.

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  • Undergraduate Certificate Network Security

    HE20547V01

    With our growing reliance on technology, and cyber security threats an increasing challenge for both individuals and organisations, the demand for qualified cyber and network security specialists is booming. Learn the technical skills to protect data and information and develop solutions to fight cyber crime. You'll use innovative technologies to identify cyber security threats including ransomware attacks and malware. This course has industry partnerships with Cisco, Amazon Web Services, Microsoft and more, and can be completed in a single semester.

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  • Bachelor Information Technology (Cyber and Network Security)

    HE20524V06

    With our reliance on technology progressing and cyber security threats becoming an increasing challenge for both individuals and organisations, the demand for qualified network security specialists is growing. In the Bachelor of Information Technology (Cyber and Network Security) you will acquire the technical skills needed to work as a cyber-security specialist in the fast-growing and dynamic IT industry. Learn to protect data and information, develop solutions for the control and protection against cybercrime and use innovative technologies to manage cyber security threats.

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Electronics and Communications

Study electronics and communications and learn to troubleshoot, repair and maintain essential electronic communications equipment such as amplifiers and power supplies.

  • Certificate IV Electronics and Communications

    UEE40720-01

    Stay ahead of the latest electronics and communications trends and advance your career as an electronics technician. Engage with theoretical concepts of electricity and electronic circuits and develop abilities in fault-finding and repair.

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  • Advanced Diploma Electronics and Communications Engineering

    UEE60211-01

    Refine your expertise and gain a deeper understanding of electronics and communications engineering in this exciting course. This technical course is designed for those looking to make a career change or for those ready for management roles in the industry.

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Information Technology

From IT support to project management, if you’re tech savvy and enjoy working with computers, we have the course for you. Learn software, hardware and digital media technology.

  • TAFE Statement Azure Cloud Computing Fundamentals

    800-001082

    Azure Cloud Foundations is intended for students who seek an overall understanding of Azure cloud computing concepts, independent of specific technical roles. It provides a detailed overview of cloud concepts, Azure services, security, architecture, pricing, and support. This course helps you to prepare for the Industry certification - Microsoft Certified: Azure Fundamentals AZ-900.

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  • Statement of Attainment Introduction to Network Routing and Switching

    900-82776

    Act on your ambition to begin a career in the ever-changing world of information technology. Take your first steps by learning the basic IT skills of networking and routing.

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  • Statement of Attainment Introduction to Game Art for Game Development

    900-82875

    In this short course, you’ll learn the basics of 2D artwork and assets for 2D games. Bring your concept art to life for future game projects and be inspired to continue on the study path that will bring you closer to a career in gaming development.

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  • Statement of Attainment Network Essentials

    900-82404

    Gain the skills to troubleshoot network problems and install, configure and manage network protocols. Learn networking basics to add to your IT skill set or help prepare you for further study.

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  • Certificate III Information Technology

    ICT30120-01

    Are you an analytical thinker with a passion for technology? Launch your career in the booming IT industry and, depending on your campus location, specialise in cyber security, game design, networking, support or web design.

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  • Certificate IV Information Technology (Networking)

    ICT40120-05

    Start your career as a network support technician and be prepared for success in a fast-paced and technical industry. Learn to manage networks and keep them secure, maintain data integrity, install virtual machines and use sustainable IT practices.

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  • Certificate IV Information Technology (Systems Administration Support)

    ICT40120-07

    Ensure continuous, optimal performance of ICT services and support systems in a multiuser computing environment. Maintain software and hardware systems to limit disruptions and meet the needs of network users without exceeding the company's budget.

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  • Certificate IV Information Technology (Database Maintenance)

    ICT40120-03

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  • Certificate IV Information Technology (Gaming Development)

    ICT40120-04

    Expand your career in the information and communications technology (ICT) industry and break into the evolving animation and game design sector. Gain job-ready skills in interactive game design, gameplay principles and 2D and 3D modelling.

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  • Certificate IV Information Technology (Database Development)

    ICT40120-02

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  • Certificate IV Information Technology

    ICT40120-01

    Develop the skills to advance your IT career into roles such as technical support or web administration. Whether your interests lie in game development, networking, programming or databases, you'll gain the specialist knowledge to succeed.

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  • Diploma Information Technology (Game Programming)

    ICT50220-12

    Build your game development skills so you can become a games programmer, software engineer and more. Make complex 3D games for mobile devices, work in a team to design game levels and environments and learn to lead a team.

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  • Diploma Information Technology (Database and Data Management)

    ICT50220-02

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  • Diploma Information Technology (Advanced Networking)

    ICT50220-03

    Gain advanced networking skills, manage complex information and communications technology (ICT) networks and safeguard against cyber security threats. Match organisational ICT needs to their strategic goals and be on your way to supervisory roles in the ICT industry.

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  • Diploma Information Technology (Cloud Engineering)

    ICT50220-08

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  • Diploma Information Technology (Cloud Architecture)

    ICT50220-07

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  • Diploma Information Technology (Advanced Networking, Cloud Architecture, Cloud Engineering)

    ICT50220-16

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  • Diploma Information Technology (Advanced Networking, Cloud Architecture)

    ICT50220-20

    Gain a specialised qualification in two emerging areas of IT. Advance your networking and cloud architecture skills as you prepare to enter more senior network technician roles.

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  • Diploma Information Technology (Systems Administration)

    ICT50220-13

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  • Diploma Information Technology (Cyber Security, Cloud Architecture, Cloud Engineering)

    ICT50220-18

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  • Diploma Information Technology (Back End Web Development) & (Front End Web Development)

    ICT50220-17

    Gain specialist skills in front end and back end web development and improve your ability to resolve client problems. Advance your IT career as you move into more senior web developer roles.

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  • Diploma Information Technology (Business Analysis)

    ICT50220-06

    Be an asset to any organisation. Collaborate with clients and and gain knowledge of world's best practices in IT business analysis. Manage data and use your skills to contribute to optimal organisational decision making.

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  • Diploma Information Technology (Game Art and Design)

    ICT50220-11

    Take your animation and game design skills to the next level and become a games artist or games designer and developer. Learn to create high-quality 3D visuals for exciting and immersive digital games, film and TV.

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  • Diploma Information Technology

    ICT50220-01

    Strengthen your ability to complete complex tasks whilst working as an entry-level programmer or level 2 network support person. Develop the skills to manage IT projects, build websites, design virtual networks and lead teams within the high demand information technology industry.

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  • Diploma Information Technology (Telecommunications Network Engineering)

    ICT50220-15

    Develop specialist skills and knowledge within the telecommunications industry to go on to roles like a telecommunications technician or network support technician. Use your problem solving skills to optimise, test and troubleshoot optical devices, network equipment, WAN links and IP services.

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  • Diploma Information Technology (Advanced Programming)

    ICT50220-04

    Enhance your programming skills and advance your IT career as a software or .NET developer. Strengthen your current IT skills to enter the ever-changing world of advanced programming, and graduate ready to take on more senior development roles.

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  • Advanced Diploma Information Technology (Systems Development and Analysis)

    ICT60220-07

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  • Advanced Diploma Information Technology (Full Stack Web Development)

    ICT60220-04

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  • Advanced Diploma Information Technology

    ICT60220-01

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  • Advanced Diploma Information Technology (Telecommunications Network Engineering)

    ICT60220-08

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  • Advanced Diploma Information Technology (Advanced Data Management Information)

    ICT60220-02

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  • Advanced Diploma Information Technology (Further Programming)

    ICT60220-05

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  • Advanced Diploma Information Technology (Cyber Security)

    ICT60220-03

    Dive into the world of cyber security and gain the knowledge and experience to pursue a career in this increasingly vital industry. Learn specialist skills for success as a cyber security professional, IT specialist or intrusion/penetration tester.

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  • Advanced Diploma Information Technology (IT Strategy and Organisational Development)

    ICT60220-06

    Get the best of both worlds and combine your love for IT with your interest in business strategy and project management as an ICT manager. Learn to implement strategic ICT business plans and complete projects from start to finish.

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  • Undergraduate Certificate Data Engineering

    HE20545V01

    The Undergraduate Certificate in Data Engineering provides you with the essential fundamental knowledge and technical skills for the design, implementation and management of ‘big data’, data systems and their infrastructure. There is a growing demand for professionals with the experience and qualifications to build IT solutions and manage big data. At TAFE NSW we have strong industry partnership arrangements such as with Cisco, Amazon Web Services, Microsoft, and Network Development Group. Additionally, the course can be completed in a single semester.

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  • Bachelor Information Technology (Data Engineering)

    HE20525V04

    The Bachelor of Information Technology (Data Engineering) provides you with the essential knowledge and technical skills for the design, implementation, and management of ‘big data’, data systems and their infrastructure to support big data solutions. There is a growing demand for professionals with the experience and qualifications to build IT solutions and manage big data. At TAFE NSW we have strong partnership arrangements with industry partners such as Cisco, AWS, Microsoft, and NDG.

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Programming and Software Development

Master programming languages, software design, web-related products and apps with a course in programming and software development.

  • Statement of Attainment Introduction to Database Design & SQL

    900-82488

    Challenge yourself and learn how to identify database requirements and build and implement structured query language (SQL). Gain in-demand skills for a career in the IT industry and continue your studies with a Certificate III or IV in Information Technology.

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  • Statement of Attainment Programming with Python

    900-82694

    Gain the skills to use the popular programming language Python, a skill that is favoured in any IT role. Learn how to create simple applications using coding and apply introductory programming techniques to set yourself up for success.

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  • Certificate IV Information Technology (Programming)

    ICT40120-06

    Get the skills you need to launch your career as a software and applications programmer. Develop a range of programming skills, complete practical projects in a simulated workplace environment, and be up to date with emerging trends and technologies.

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Telecommunication

Do a telecommunications course to keep customers connected. You’ll be kept busy installing, fault-finding and testing wireless and optical networks.

  • Statement of Attainment ACMA Fibreoptic, Structured and Coaxial Cabling

    900-82192

    Supplement your open cabler’s licence and enhance your career. Learn to install, test and terminate fibreoptic, coaxial and structured cables from industry experts. Gain specialist skills to meet the requirements to register as a cabler with ACMA.

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  • Certificate III Telecommunications Technology

    ICT30519-01

    Keep Australia connected and build your confidence working on a range of technical jobs as a telecommunications tradesperson. Prepare for a versatile career with options to specialise as a cabler and installer or equipment operator, as well as developing customer support skills.

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  • Certificate III Telecommunications Technology (Telecommunications Cabling)

    ICT30519-04

    Telecommunications connect people, cities and businesses and are an essential part of everyday life. Join the digital community and learn to install, manage and fix optical and coaxial cable networks in a range of exciting environments.

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Website Development

Start a freelance web developing gig or head an in-house team of web designers at a large company. Build on-trend e-commerce solutions, user interfaces, webpages and apps.

  • Statement of Attainment Design and Build a Website

    SG00008882

    Learn how to design and build a website in this practical short course. You’ll graduate with the skills to create a website to promote or showcase your small business, hobby or personal interests.

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  • Statement of Attainment Building a Website

    SG00008808

    Equip yourself with the foundational skills to create and design your own website. Whether you own a small business or want to upgrade your skills in web design, this could be the short course for you.

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  • Statement of Attainment Design and Build a Website

    900-82409

    Learn how to design and build a website in this practical short course. You’ll graduate equipped with the highly sought-after skills to create a website to display or promote your small business, hobby or your personal interests.

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  • Certificate IV Information Technology (Web Development)

    ICT40120-08

    Gain the skills you need to launch your career as a web developer. Strengthen your IT expertise, gain a broad range of skills to design and build websites, and set yourself up for success in a growing industry.

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