ICT60220 Advanced Diploma of Information Technology (Cyber Security)


CRICOS Course Code: 107633M

Course Intakes: January & July

Course Duration: 49 weeks

Tuition Fees AUD$12,000.00


Course Description:

This qualification reflects the role of individuals in a variety of information and communications technology (ICT) roles who have significant experience in specialist technical skills, or managerial business and people management skills.

Individuals in these roles carry out complex tasks in a specialist field, working independently, leading a team or a strategic direction of a business. They apply their skills across a wide range of industries and business functions, or as a business owner (sole trader/contractor).

The Electives chosen for this qualification will enable students to gain the following specialisations:

  • Advanced Diploma of Information Technology (Cyber Security)

Entry Requirements:

  • 18 years or above and have completed Year 12 (HSC) or AQF qualification (Diploma of Management or equivalent).
  • Academic IELTS 5.5 overall, no less than 5.0 in each band or upper intermediate or EAP from approved ELICOS/ESL centre.
  • Successful completion of ICT50418: Diploma of Information Technology Networking or ICT50220: Diploma of Information Technology
  • Applicants with no formal qualification and who can provide evidence of relevant and sufficient work experience can be considered

Course Details:

Code Title Core / Elective
BSBCRT611 Apply critical thinking to complex problem solving Core
BSBTWK502 Manage team effectiveness Core
BSBXCS402 Promote workplace cyber security awareness and best practices Core
ICTICT608 Interact with clients on a business level Core
ICTICT618 Manage IP, ethics and privacy in ICT environments Core
ICTSAD609 Plan and monitor business analysis activities in an ICT environment Core
ICTNWK537 Implement secure encryption technologies Elective
ICTNWK544 Design and implement a security perimeter for ICT networks Elective
ICTNWK621 Configure network devices for a secure network infrastructure Elective
ICTNWK622 Configure and manage intrusion prevention system on network sensors Elective
ICTNWK619 Plan, configure and test advanced server-based security Elective
CPPSEC3124 Prepare and present evidence in court Elective
ICTCYS604 Implement best practices for identity management Elective
ICTCYS606 Evaluate an organisation’s compliance with cyber security standards and law Elective
ICTCYS608 Perform cyber security risk assessments Elective
ICTCYS612 Design and implement virtualised cyber security infrastructure for organisations Elective

Course Outcome:

Students who gain this qualification may seek roles as Senior Network Administrators, IT Senior Support Technicians or other senior computer network professional positions.