C4378 - Certificate IV in Information Technology Networking

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Plan: C4378 - Certificate IV in Information Technology Networking
Campus: City Campus

Overview

Program details
Purpose of the Program
Articulation and pathways
Entrance requirements
External accreditation and industry links
Student expenses and charges in addition to fees
Library, IT and specialist resources

Program details

Award title: Certificate IV in Information Technology Networking
Qualification national code: ICT40415
Nominal hours: 779
Career: TAFE
Duration: 1 year full time
Location: City Campus
Owning school: Vocational Engineering and Health Sciences (174T)
Owning school URL: www.rmit.edu.au/about/our-education/academic-schools/vocational-engineering-health-and-sciences/
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Purpose of the Program

 

The program objectives are:

  • To develop your knowledge and technical skills essential for the Information Technology industry;
  • To enable you to pursue a career in the areas of network technician, network administrator, network services administrator, network support coordinator, network security coordinator, it, administrator, it operations administrator.
  • To provide a pathway for you into the Associate Degree in Information Technology

 

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Articulation and pathways

Students who have successfully completed the Certificate IV in Information Technology Networking (C4378) program will be eligible to apply for the Associate Degree in Information Technology (AD006) through the RMIT Apply Direct application system.

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Entrance requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

All prospective students with or without year 12 will undertake a numeracy and literacy assessment prior to entry into this program. 

 

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External accreditation and industry links

Australian Computer Society

Associate (AACS) is open to individuals over the age of 16 who are engaged in or training for ICT practice which, either directly or indirectly, calls upon their ICT knowledge, skills and experience.

Information Technology Program Advisory Committee

A program Advisory committee meeting is held twice a year.  At these meetings we invite industry to report on IT developments.

Student engagement with industry

Students are invited to industry expos and training events

  • Cisco conference
  • Microsoft expo
  • VMWare expo
  • Telstra emerging technologies

 

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Student expenses and charges in addition to fees

Once you are enrolled as a student in this program you will need to allow for expenses other than university tuition fees.  Additional expenses may relate to the purchase of lecture notes, textbooks, stationery, consumables such as printer paper, fees levied by commercial internet service providers for internet access outside of the university campus, and other relevant costs.

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Library, IT and specialist resources

Library resources and services

As a student enrolled in a program at RMIT University you can access the extensive services, facilities and study space provided by the Library. You can access books, journals and other course related materials, such as DVDs, past exams, newspapers and e-books. Through our document delivery service you can also request items from any library in the world.

Computers for study are available at every Library site, where you can access the Internet, myRMIT (www.rmit.edu.au/myrmit) or Library e-resources. If you have a laptop you can access the RMIT University wireless network in the Library.

Library staff can show you how to find information for your assignments or you can work through web-based tutorials or use our online Ask a Librarian service.

The Library is continually expanding our electronic collections to make it easier for you to get the information you need when you need it. All RMIT University students have unlimited access to quality electronic resources such as, e-books, e-journals and newspapers.

You can find more information on Library resources and services at: http://www.rmit.edu.au/library.

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