ICT50715 Diploma of Software Development
The ICT50715 Diploma of Software Development provides students with the skills and knowledge to be competent in programming and software development. A person with this qualification can create new software products to meet a project brief or customise software products to meet customer needs. This course includes communication skills, project management, software testing, network and system administration, object orientated programming in languages such as Java, php and android object-oriented systems analysis and web design.
For further information on this course including study options and locations, download the course guide.
This course is also available online
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Total number of units = 16
(10 core units / 6 elective units must be selected)
The ICT50715 Course Includes
|Unit Cluster 1: Intermediate Programming|
|ICTICT418||Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an IT environment|
|ICTPRG502||Manage a project using software management tools|
|ICTPRG418||Apply intermediate programming skills in another language|
|ICTPRG527||Apply intermediate object-oriented language skills|
|Unit Cluster 2: Advanced Programming|
|ICTPRG505||Build advanced user interface|
|ICTPRG501||Apply advanced object-oriented language skills|
|ICTPRG523||Apply advanced programming skills in another language|
|ICTPRG507||Implement security for applications|
|Unit Cluster 3: Networks and Servers|
|ICTNWK505||Design, build and test a network server|
|ICTNWK531||Configure an internet gateway|
|ICTNWK511||Manage network security|
|Unit Cluster 4: Testing and Validation|
|ICTPRG503||Debug and monitor applications|
|ICTPRG504||Deploy an application to a production environment|
|ICTPRG520||Validate an application design against specifications|
|ICTSAS529||Apply testing techniques for software development|
There are no entry requirements for Australian Domestic Students.
(*Basic computer skills and Language, Literacy and Numeracy skills.)
Preferred pathways for students entering into this qualification include:
Following the completion of a ICT40515 Certificate IV in Programming, or other relevant qualifications or units equivalent to the core of ICT40515
Have prior demonstrated vocational experience in a range of programming-related work environments in software programming, application programming, web development or similar.
ICT15 Advanced Diploma or Vocational Graduate Certificate qualification or higher education qualifications.
Other study opportunities with CTI include Diploma of Digital and Interactive games (with 1 unit of credit from the above), Diploma of Business, Advanced Diploma of Business and Diploma of Leadership and Management or you can continue on to University.
The ICT50715 Course Schedules
|Course Duration||1 Year
(52 teaching weeks)
|Class Schedule||*25 Hours
(2.5 days per week)
|Term Breaks 2016||None|
|Session Times||Thursday – Friday
|Cluster||Intermediate Programming (10 weeks)
|Advanced Programming (10 weeks)
|Networks and Servers (10 weeks)
|Testing and Validation (10 weeks)
* Students may be required to complete additional hours beyond class times to complete the course.
The tuition fee for ICT50715 Diploma of Software Development is AUD $16,500.