Home > Diploma > Information Networks > Frankston > Diploma of Information Technology (Website Development)/Diploma of Information Technology (Networking) - Frankston - Victoria

Diploma of Information Technology (Website Development)/Diploma of Information Technology (Networking)

Speak without obligation to Chisholm Institute of TAFE Frankston Campus

To contact you must accept the privacy policy

Comments about Diploma of Information Technology (Website Development)/Diploma of Information Technology (Networking) - On Campus - Frankston - Victoria

  • Objectives
    Students will study the Diploma of Information Technology (Website Development) concurrently with the Diploma of Information Technology (Networking) allowing successful students to complete both qualifications.The course has been designed to produce graduates with the ability to adapt to the rapidly changing needs of the Information Technology industry and will provide a breadth of knowledge and skills as well as the opportunity for students to specialise and attain a high level of expertise in high level network and website administration and management. The qualification has a strong networking base with a focus on website performance and database integration. While studying the dual award Diploma of Information Technology (Websites)/Diploma of Information Technology (Networking), students will also experience some components and elements of the CISCO program, which is embedded in the course.
  • Entry requirements
    Satisfactory completion of Year 11
  • Academic Title
    Diploma of Information Technology (Website Development)/Diploma of Information Technology (Networking)
  • Course description
    Course Outline
    Students will study the Diploma of Information Technology (Website Development) concurrently with the Diploma of Information Technology (Networking) allowing successful students to complete both qualifications. The course has been designed to produce graduates with the ability to adapt to the rapidly changing needs of the Information Technology industry and will provide a breadth of knowledge and skills as well as the opportunity for students to specialise and attain a high level of expertise in high level network and website administration and management. The qualification has a strong networking base with a focus on website performance and database integration. While studying the dual award Diploma of Information Technology (Websites)/Diploma of Information Technology (Networking), students will also experience some components and elements of the Cisco program, which is embedded in the course.

    Campus
    Frankston

    Duration
    Full-time: 2 years Part-time: 4-6 years

    Entrance Requirements
    Year 12 (VCE) or Mature Age Entry

    Selection Criteria
    Refer to VTAC entry

    Application Procedure
    Full Time: VTAC Part Time: Direct to Institute
    Interview may be required

    Study Areas
    Computer Applications; Hardware and Networking Fundamentals; Computer Systems; Website Fundamentals; Network Programming; Website Administration; Project Development; Network Design; Network Installation. Intranetwork Design and Installation, Network Security, Network Testing, Multimedia Techniques Network Database Techniques, IT Planning

    Employment Opportunities
    Help Desk Operator, Network Administrator, Network Management, Network Support Technician, Systems Administrator, Systems Support, Technical Support Specialist, User Support Technician, Web Manager, Website Administrator, Website Co-ordinator.

    Further Education Opportunities
    Advanced Diploma of Information Technology (Network Security). Credit of up to one year may be granted in an equivalent university degree program

    Training Opportunities
    If the administration and management of websites and their associated networks is what you are interested in, this course will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge required to work in this rapidly growing field of IT. Training focuses on website administration and networking and includes hardware, operating systems, system support, and network scripting.

    Course Structure
    The dual Diploma of Information Technology (Website Development/Networking) is a national qualification consisting of approximately thirty competencies. These competencies are clustered to form seven subjects which are delivered over a full year. To qualify for the award, students must successfully complete all of the units of competence. The first year of this qualification is the dual Certificate IV in Information Technology (Websites/Networking) and successful completion of this qualification will allow students to continue to the dual Diploma of Information Technology (Website Development/Networking)

    Subject Overview:
    Network Design
    Students will acquire the skills and knowledge required to produce network architecture design in accordance with client needs and implement quality control in the process.

    Intranetwork Installation
    This subject focuses on the skills required to design, build, install and configure a server and multi server network with both Linux and Microsoft Server that incorporates both Apache and IIS.

    Network Security
    This subject deals with the installation and configuration of routers and an internet gateway. Students will develop the skills and knowledge required to build firewalls and security shields and manage network security as a whole.

    Network Testing
    Performing systems tests and validating the quality and completeness of system design specifications is the focus of this subject along with the skills required to conduct client acceptance tests on applications and other installations.

    Advanced Website Techniques
    Students will develop the skills and knowledge required to develop a website to meet the business needs and technical requirements of a client using CSS, JavaScript and PHP.

    Network Database Techniques
    Over the course of a year, students will develop skills to manage a complex project and design a dynamic website with an integrated database on the server using PHP, MYSQL, Ajax and ASP.

    IT Planning
    This subject focuses on matching the IT needs with the strategic direction of the firm after establishing and maintaining client user liaison. Students will also develop the skills and knowledge required to develop disaster recovery and contingency plans.

Other programs related to Information Networks

This site uses cookies.
If you continue navigating, the use of cookies is deemed to be accepted.
See more  |