This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to be competent in designing, developing and refining digital media technologies as an independent information and communications technology (ICT) specialist or as part of a team. The purpose of this qualification is to provide learners with an opportunity to develop the design, graphic/digital media and programming skills required in the development of digital content and briefs, either as a small independent specialist or as part of a larger team and also the opportunity to work in new and emerging digital media technology areas, such as online, and interactive design and development, and with tools and equipment, such as software, Web tools, technologies and mobile devices.
The learner cohort for this program is domestic and international students who are looking to become professional in the Leadership and management field at a managerial level.
The characteristics of the learner may include:
– People mainly in the age range of 20-35
– People with work experience in ICT or senior positions, who are looking to boost their career
– Business managers or business owners who are interested in qualify themselves
– People with internationally work experience in the ICT industry, who would like to gain Australian ICT experience, skills and knowledge.
– People from non-English speaking backgrounds
– Learners whose language skills are not at the level to obtain work or meet minimum entry requirements for the Australian workforce in the ICT industry;
– Learners who are looking to develop their skills, knowledge and career opportunities in the ICT industry.
Pathways from the qualification:
After achieving this Diploma program, individuals may progress into higher education Bachelor Degree or some Master’s Degree. Many graduates, however, will progress directly into relevant industry positions.
Multicore processor with 64-bit support
8GB of RAM (16GB recommended)
at least 8GB of available hard-disk space for installation
Previous competencies in previous ICT course:
This program is reserved for students with demonstrated prior knowledge and experience gained through relevant previous studies or relevant vocational experience.
Literacy and Numeracy Entry Requirements:
Students must be competent in Literacy in order to fulfill course requirements.
Students with English as a second language must have a minimum English level equivalent to 5.5 IELTS.
Envirotech has an internal English placement test available for international students internal LLN assessment. Students who require LLN support will be placed in assistance days in addition to their normal class schedule. LLN support will be coordinated directly with the academic support person for each individual student.
Learning 5; Reading 4; Writing 4; Oral Communication 4; Numeracy 4.
Email and internet access:
Learners must have access to internet and their email account supplied to Envirotech during the enrolment process after school hours. Envirotech provides its students with internet access at the Campus areas.
Learners must have and bring with them to class their own laptop computers which will be used in class and outside class to complete home projects and research activities.
Envirotech provides students with daily loan laptops and working stations (Desktop computers).
Microsoft Office Package:
Learners must have Microsoft Office 2010, a later version of Office or an equivalent software installed on their laptops.
Under Age Students:
Learners must be 18 years or above.
While students participate in vocational placement and work-based training; they are required to adhere to the workplace dress code.