Certificate IV in Information Technology

 ICT40120 Certificate IV in Information Technology (Networking) provides a solid base of knowledge and highly regarded skills to equip you for a broad range of IT roles.

 ICT40120 Certificate IV in Information Technology (Networking) provides a solid base of knowledge and highly regarded skills to equip you for a broad range of IT roles.

  • Web developer
  • Database developer
  • IT Support officer
  • Networking
  • IT Concept/Design
  • IT Software Programmer
  • Desktop Programmer

The course content below provides all possible units related to the course. If the course has various streams, the units you are required to study will depend on your chosen stream.

IDENTIFY AND RESOLVE CLIENT ICT PROBLEMS
ICTSAS432
APPLY INTRODUCTORY PROGRAMMING TECHNIQUES
ICTPRG302
COMPLY WITH IP, ETHICS AND PRIVACY POLICIES IN ICT ENVIRONMENTS
ICTICT451
WORK COLLABORATIVELY IN THE ICT INDUSTRY
ICTICT443
IDENTIFY AND EVALUATE EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES AND PRACTICES
ICTICT426
CONTRIBUTE TO CYBER SECURITY RISK MANAGEMENT
BSBXCS404
APPLY CRITICAL THINKING TO WORK PRACTICES
BSBCRT411
APPLY ADVANCED CRITICAL THINKING TO WORK PROCESSES
BSBCRT404
HANDLE MAIL TO FACILITATE INFORMATION FLOW
BSAINF201A
MANAGE THE SECURITY INFRASTRUCTURE FOR THE ORGANISATION
VU21995
SECURE A NETWORKED PERSONAL COMPUTER
VU21993
TEST CONCEPTS AND PROCEDURES FOR CYBER SECURITY
VU21989
UTILISE BASIC NETWORK CONCEPTS AND PROTOCOLS REQUIRED IN CYBER SECURITY
VU21988
BUILD BASIC WEBSITE USING DEVELOPMENT SOFTWARE AND ICT TOOLS
ICTWEB447
CREATE RESPONSIVE WEBSITE LAYOUTS
ICTWEB444
ENSURE DYNAMIC WEBSITE SECURITY
ICTWEB423
SUPPORT OPERATING SYSTEM USERS AND TROUBLESHOOT APPLICATIONS
ICTSAS443
PROVIDE FIRST-LEVEL REMOTE HELP DESK SUPPORT
ICTSAS442
SUPPORT ICT SYSTEM SOFTWARE
ICTSAS441
APPLY INTERMEDIATE PROGRAMMING SKILLS IN DIFFERENT LANGUAGES
ICTPRG443
APPLY INTRODUCTORY PROGRAMMING SKILLS IN DIFFERENT LANGUAGES
ICTPRG440
BUILD A USER INTERFACE
ICTPRG437
SUPPORT SMALL SCALE ICT PROJECTS
ICTPMG411
INSTALL AND OPERATE SMALL ENTERPRISE BRANCH NETWORKS
ICTNWK424
INSTALL AND MANAGE SERVERS
ICTNWK422
INSTALL AND CONFIGURE VIRTUAL MACHINES
ICTNWK420
BUILD SECURITY INTO VIRTUAL PRIVATE NETWORKS
ICTNWK416
CONNECT AND CONFIGURE DEVICES AND HARDWARE COMPONENTS
ICTICT445
PROVIDE ONE-TO-ONE INSTRUCTIONS
ICTICT441
DETERMINE AND CONFIRM CLIENT BUSINESS REQUIREMENTS
ICTICT429
PREPARE AND COMPLETE IMAGE RENDERING PROCESSES
ICTGAM433
DESIGN AND CREATE 3-D DIGITAL MODELS
ICTGAM431
DEVELOP 3-D COMPONENTS FOR INTERACTIVE GAMES
ICTGAM429
USE 3-D SOFTWARE INTERFACE AND TOOLSETS
ICTGAM427
WRITE NARRATIVE SCRIPTS FOR INTERACTIVE GAMES
ICTGAM426
CREATE DESIGN DOCUMENTS FOR INTERACTIVE GAMES
ICTGAM422
IDENTIFY AND APPLY GAMES DESIGN AND GAME PLAY PRINCIPLES
ICTGAM421
PRODUCE INTERACTIVE GAMES
ICTGAM420
USE SIMPLE MODELLING FOR ANIMATION
ICTGAM418
PRODUCE AND EDIT DIGITAL IMAGES
ICTDMT406
BUILD A DATABASE
ICTDBS415
DETERMINE DATABASE REQUIREMENTS
ICTDBS413
EDIT SCREEN CONTENT FOR FAST TURNAROUND
CUAPOS401
SHOOT MATERIAL FOR SCREEN PRODUCTIONS
CUACAM311
3 days per week

Delivery: Combination of classroom and online.

Entry requirements (year 12)

  • Standard requirements:  interview, PTR, LLN
 

For information in relation to the University and students rights and responsibilities please refer to the VET Information Guide.

Applicants need to demonstrate the literacy and numeracy skills required to undertake this course through a test as part of the application process. The test will be conducted through Federation College prior to commencement of training. Feedback will be provided to the applicant on their results and types of support, if necessary, available to them.

The application method varies depending on your circumstances, please visit our How to apply page for further information.

VTAC application: No

Direct application: Yes

Federation University code: JAO

National course code: ICT40120

Tuition Fees

The tuition fees you will pay depends on your eligibility for a Victorian Government subsidised place under the Skills First Program.

Find out more about eligibility here.

2023 total estimated tuition fees for Certificate IV in Information Technology
Concession
Government Subsidised Place
Standard
Government Subsidised Place
Full Fee Place
(Not eligible for government subsidy)
$1,131$5,653$12,303

*Fees displayed are estimates for the total program and may change depending on individual circumstances at enrolment. Fees are subject to change annually.

Visit our TAFE enrolment fees page for more information.

Material Fees

Material fees cover the cost of items which are purchased by the university and provided to the student, such as tools, materials, uniforms, textbooks, excursions and other incidentals associated with the program.

The estimated material fees for this program are $0

Eligibility Exemptions

You could be eligible for government subsidised study at Federation University through the Skills First eligibility exemptions initiative.

If you have been deemed ineligible for a government-subsidised place because you have a higher qualification or have commenced two qualifications at the same level, you may be eligible to enrol in a government-subsidised place with an eligibility exemption.

Please note: A limited number of TAFE eligibility exemptions are available so contact us now to secure your place for 2023.

Important Information

Direct Debit Payment Plans are available for eligible students to help manage the payment of tuition and material fees throughout the enrolment year (excluding Diploma/Advanced Diploma tuition fees).

Students accessing government-subsidised training under the Skills First Program need to be aware that enrolling in a qualification may affect their ability to access future government-subsidised training.

Free TAFE: Under the Victorian Government Free TAFE initiative, some programs have free tuition for eligible students, however material fees (if applicable) will be payable by the student.  Free TAFE is subject to availability and eligibility requirements.

Visit the TAFE fees website. for further information on fees, payments and refunds.

If what you have learned at work, from other programs, courses, from life experience or training provided at work is relevant to this program, you may be entitled to gain subject credits or exemptions. The University is obliged to recognise the AQF qualifications and statements of attainment issued by other registered training organisations. For further details contact Federation University on 1800 333 864.

TAFE Pathways:

Diploma of Information Technology ICT50220

A range of student services are available at most campuses. For further information on these services or for course information, please contact us on 1800 333 864.

The commencement of all programs is subject to available funding and enrolment quotas.

All information contained in this program overview including the availability of programs and fees, is correct at the time of being published, however the University reserves the right to alter any program, procedure or fee. Students should check for any amendment prior to enrolment.

CRICOS Provider No.00103D
Please note: This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding to eligible individuals.
National RTO Code: 4909

School department

Centre for Science, Technology

Course coordinator

Nicholas Andison