ICT60220 – Advanced Diploma of Information Technology

CRICOS Code: 107285D

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).

The skills required for these roles may include, but are not restricted to:

  • advanced data management information: creating, designing and monitoring complex systems that store data, and optimising organisational knowledge management
  • cyber security: protecting sensitive data and information through security architecture, and developing disaster recovery and contingency plans
  • full stack web development: building advanced user interfaces, developing representational state transfer application program interfaces (REST APIs) and designing user experience solutions
  • further programming: applying advanced ICT languages to maintain security and manage data
  • IT strategy and organisational development: managing and communicating strategic ICT business solutions
  • systems development and analysis: modelling and testing data objects, data processes and preferred ICT system solutions
  • telecommunications network engineering: managing logistics, organisational specifications, regulations and legislative requirements across network projects.

Licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification considerations

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

104 weeks (80 Weeks study + 24 weeks holidays). Students are required to attend a minimum 20 scheduled course contact hours per week.

Various intake and start dates available. Contact us info@apsley.nsw.edu.au or call 02 9633 2779 for more information


Training will be conducted face to face on a fulltime basis in a classroom, with simulated work environment.

Parramatta CBD: 8, 8-10 Hunter St, PARRAMATTA, New South Wales  2150

Sydney CBD: Level 7, 114-120 Castlereagh St, SYDNEY, New South Wales  2000

Assessment methods may include: knowledge questions, projects, written reports, portfolio of work, assignment, case study, self-assessment, observation and role play.

All assessments are conducted in accordance with the principles of assessment (fairness, flexibility, validity and reliability) and rules of evidence (validity, sufficiency, authenticity and currency).

By the end of this qualification students will be able to:

  • Plan and monitor business analysis activities in an ICT environment
  • Promote workplace cyber security awareness and best practices
  • Manage business analysis performance
  • Identify cyber security standards and laws and analyse an organisation’s operations and compliance to required laws and standards

Develop a plan to monitor and manage the IP network to optimise its performance and reliability.

There are no pre-requisites for this qualification specified in the training package at the time of publication.

Apsley College has the following entry requirements:

International students must:

  • Be at least 18 years of age and have completed Year 12 or equivalent.
  • Participate in a course entry interview to determine suitability for the course and student needs.
  • Have an IELTS* score of 5.5 (test results must be no more than 2 years old). English language competence can also be demonstrated through documented evidence of any of the following:
    • Educated for 5 years in an English-speaking country; or
    • Successful completion of an English Placement Test

*Note that other English language tests such as PTE and TOEFL can be accepted.  Students are required to provide their results so that it can be confirmed they are equivalent to IELTS 5.5.

  • All students must complete a Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) test prior to the commencement of the course.

All credit transfer applications must be supported by appropriate documentation. This may be in the form of a nationally recognised qualification certificate, transcript, and/or a statement of attainment, which corresponds with the same qualification code and name, unit code, and title as those included in the student application and date/duration of the course. For details, please refer to the credit transfer policy and procedure.

Units in this qualification reflect the knowledge and skills of individuals with significant experience in:

  • Data Analytics
  • Data Scientist
  • Business Development Manager
  • ICT Infrastructure Solutions Manager
  • Knowledge Manager
  • Enterprise Systems Administrator
  • ICT Administrator/ Coordinator

Above pathway information is in line with qualification description on National Training Register (www.training.gov.au) and/or https://www.myskills.gov.au/, it does not imply any job guarantee or job role at the end of the course. Apsley college does not claim any employment outcome or job guarantee associated with its courses as it will be misleading.

Students who complete this course may wish to continue their education into higher education qualifications in information technology.

Note: Apsley college does not offer the qualifications listed above in possible study pathways.

Course Structure :



Core or Elective


Apply critical thinking for complex problem solving



 Manage team effectiveness



Promote workplace cyber security awareness and best practices



Interact with clients on a business level



Manage IP, ethics and privacy in ICT environments



Plan and monitor business analysis activities in an ICT environment



Evaluate an organisation’s compliance with relevant cyber security standards and law



Perform cyber security risk assessments



Design and implement virtualised cyber security infrastructure for organisation



Implement best practices for identity management



Plan and manage troubleshooting advanced integrated IP networks



Analyse cyber security insider risks and threats and devise recommendations



Manage ICT project planning



Manage network traffic



Produce ICT network architecture designs



Manage network security



Are you ready to take the next step toward your future career?
Australian Techno Management College Pty. Ltd. t/a APSLEY COLLEGE

ABN: 33 609 216 757     |     RTO: 45335     |     CRICOS: 03672B

Are you ready to take the next step towards your future career?
Australian Techno Management College Pty. Ltd. t/a APSLEY COLLEGE

ABN: 33 609 216 757
RTO: 45335
CRICOS: 03672B