Associate Degree of Information and Communication Technology (XICT01)

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Cricos

089400D


Courses Overview

What will I learn?
The Associate Degree of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) is a challenging and rapidly developing field, with new applications being developed to enhance the environment we live in.
Students completing this qualification will develop an understanding of the underlying principles and applications of information and communication technology. The acquisition of professional ICT knowledge and skills will enable them to adapt to this interesting and dynamic field as professionals.
This course recognises the importance that employers place on people skills and management processes. Therefore, students will also learn to be problem solvers, decision makers, effective communicators and team players. The ICT course was developed in consultation with industry representatives and aligned with industry requirements. Career opportunities exist in the areas of web design and application development.
Course Structure
The core of this program prepares students with the necessary IT skills so that they are well prepared for work when graduated. The program stresses both the importance of theory and the application of theory into practice through projects and practical exercises.
A candidate must successfully complete units totalling 160 credit points (cp). All units are valued at 10 credit points unless indicated.
Professional Recognition
This course is designed to meet Australian Computer Society requirement at Associate Level and provisional accreditation is currently being sought.


Department

Which department am I in? Faculty of Engineering, Health, Science and the Environment


Entry Requirement From Vietnam

Applicants must have minimum average of 80% in 4 core academic subjects. Other English Language Requirements accepted: Cambridge Advanced English (CAE)A minimum overall score of 169 with no skill below 169; Pearson Test of English (PTE) Academic module score of 50 with no score lower than 42.


Entry Requirement For International Student

The minimum academic entry requirements for admissions is the completion of a qualification deemed equivalent to Australian Year 12 by the University's qualification assessment references. Applicants may also be required to satisfy specific course requirements such as a minimum overall grade score or prerequisite knowledge.
Other English Language Requirements:
Australian Technology and Management College (ATMC) - Successful completion of English for Academic Purposes (EAP). Students will be required to sit an exit test on completion and achieve a score equivalent to IELTS overall 6.0; Cambridge Advanced English (CAE) minimum overall score of 169 with no skill below 169; Common European Framework Certificate of English Proficiency minimum overall grade of B2; Navitas Academic English - A minimum overall pass of 55% in Academic English 3; Pearson Test of English (PTE) Academic module minimum overall score of 50 with no score lower than 50.


Path Way Options by Other Partners

Pathways options
Offered by other partners
This university accepts pathways courses from Chisholm Institute
The Gordon
Box Hill Institute
Holmesglen
Trinity College - The University of Melbourne


Full Time (2 years)

A$23,500.00 (US$ 18,382) per year

26 February 2018, 16 July 2018

Charles Darwin University Casuarina Campus, Ellengowan Drive, CASUARINA, Northern Territory, 0810, DARWIN, Australia


Online/Distance (160 credit points)

A$23,500.00 (US$ 18,382) per year

26 February 2018, 16 July 2018

Charles Darwin University Casuarina Campus, Ellengowan Drive, CASUARINA, Northern Territory, 0810, DARWIN, Australia