Advanced Diploma Of Information Technology
Cyber Security & Telecommunications Network Engineering
Course Code: ICT60220 | CRICOS Code: 111842A


Information Technology

Delivery Mode



52 Weeks

Course Description

Course Code: ICT60220 | CRICOS Code: 111842A


This qualification reflects the role of individuals in a variety of information and communications technology (ICT) roles who have significant experience in specialist technical skills, or managerial business and people management skills.

Individuals in these roles carry out complex tasks in a specialist field, working independently, leading a team or a strategic direction of a business. They apply their skills across a wide range of industries and business functions, or as a business owner (sole trader/contractor).

This course is designed for those individuals who have wish to contribute to various roles in the field of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) and build significant experience in Specialist Technical Skills, Managerial Business and People Management Skills.

On gaining knowledge, an individual can carry out complex tasks in specialist fields by working independently, leading a team or giving a strategic direction for the betterment and progress of any business.

Their knowledge can be used across wide range of industries and business frameworks or as business owner itself.

Course Duration/Fee

Course Duration: 52 Weeks

Tuition Fee: $AUD 18,000

Material Fee: $AUD 2,000

Total Course Fee:$AUD 20,000

Mode of Delivery

Blended (Face to Face + Online)

Intake Dates
2023 Intake Dates 2024 Intake Dates
21st August, 2023 29th January, 2024
09th October, 2023 04th March, 2024
13th November 2023 22th April, 2024
27th May, 2024
15th July, 2024
19th August, 2024
07th October, 2024
11th November 2024
Entry Requirement

The following are the admission requirements of ISMT college:

The candidate needs to ensure that they have completed anyone of the following: –

Completed an Australian Year 12 or equivalent schooling OR Certificate IV OR higher qualification with an Australian Institution.

IELTS Requirements: –

The candidate needs to secure the English level of IELTS 6.0, with no band less than 5.5 OR Equivalent such as;

IBT – 60

CAE – 169

OET – Pass

Duolingo – 100

General English Advanced MOI Certificate Or Certificate IV OR Higher Qualification with an Australian Institution.

The candidate must have the ability to undertake a work placement at a regulated child care centre.

Assessments are designed in a way to provide learners with opportunities to demonstrate the skills and knowledge they have acquired during the period of the course using a range of practically based works and tasks, keeping in mind the required standards.
Award Requirements

Students will be awarded the certificate of ICT60220 – Advanced Diploma of Information Technology on completion of all units of the course.
Candidate who partially complete the course requirements will receive a “Statement of Attainment” for the units deemed competent by the candidate.

Career Pathway
The course in Advanced Diploma of Information Technology helps the candidate open doors of opportunities such as
  • Telecommunication technical officer or technologist
  • Telecommunications network planner
  • Telecommunications network manager
  • Cyber security administrator
Essential Information


Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is a process where skills and knowledge that you have gained through work and life experience and other unrecognised training can be formally recognised.

ISMT College will discuss with the candidate the process and the options for RPL, during the entry process and interview stage. The suitability of the candidate is often determined on how much experience one had in certain areas, their work history and previous training.

If RPL is determined that as a candidate you have a possibility, then you will be provided with a kit that will guide you in working through each unit to determine relevant skills and experience and identify whether you would be able to provide the required evidence.


It has been made mandatory for all students studying VET coursed in Australia to use a USI.

The USI is available online and free of cost to the student. The USI will stay with the student for life and be recorded with any nationally recognised VET course that is completed.

The candidate is required to visit the official USI website: – for more information


A USI can only be created after you have arrived in Australia and the information on how to do this will be included in your orientation.


ISMT College ensures all candidates that, relevant resources are available. So that, the candidates may settle in well, smoothly transit life in new places and achieve the required level of competency in all accredited courses. Our dedicated staff puts in their efforts to assist in how to seek help with local welfare and guidance services.


ISMT College provides orientation to assist students through culturally appropriate programs. Candidates are requested to refer Pre-enrolment information pack at

Candidates will only be permitted to attend classes only after they have attended and completed the orientation session for the enrolled course.

Pathway From Qualification

On Completion of the course ICT60220 – Advanced Diploma of Information Technology candidates may continue their higher education in Information Technology

Units Of Competency
The ICT60220 Advanced Diploma of Information Technology requires the completion of the following 16 Units (including 6 core and 10 electives).
Core units
BSBTWK502 Manage team effectiveness
BSBXCS402 Promote workplace cyber security awareness and best practices
BSBCRT611 Apply critical thinking for complex problem solving
ICTICT618 Manage IP, ethics and privacy in ICT environments
ICTSAD609 Plan and monitor business analysis activities in an ICT environment
ICTICT608 Interact with clients on a business level
Elective units
ICTCYS604 Implement best practices for identity management 
ICTCYS606 Evaluate an organisation’s compliance with cyber security standards and law
ICTCYS608 Perform cyber security risk assessments 
ICTCYS612 Design and implement virtualised cyber security infrastructure for organisations 
ICTNPL413 Evaluate networking regulations and legislation for the telecommunications industry
ICTNWK612 Plan and manage troubleshooting advanced integrated IP networks
ICTPMG613 Manage ICT project planning
ICTTEN615 Manage network traffic
ICTNWK541 Configure, verify and troubleshoot WAN links and IP services
ICTTEN622 Produce ICT network architecture designs
** Please note: electives may vary by state and are subject to change to meet client and industry requirements.

Related Qualifications

ICT60220 Advanced Diploma of Information Technology 111842A

Course Code: ICT60220
CRICOS Code: 111842A

ICT50220 Diploma of Information Technology 111841B

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CRICOS Code: 111841B

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