Course Title: Use, communicate and search securely on the internet

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C3399 Certificate III in Science

Course Title: Use, communicate and search securely on the internet

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 50

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.


Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


174T School of VE Engineering, Health & Science


Term1 2018,
Term2 2018,
Term1 2019

Course Contact: Namrita Kaul

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4368

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to connect to the internet, securely send and receive emails, search the internet using web browsers and interact securely and in a socially responsible manner with a range of different internet sites.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

ICTICT103 Use, communicate and search securely on the internet


1. Connect to and access the internet

2. Use email for communications

3. Search the internet

4. Access and use consumer specific sites on the internet

5. Undertake online transactions

6. Conduct an advanced search

7. Use information that has been located

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Assessment will consist of:

  • Class Activities
  • Assignments
  • Tests