Diploma of Information Technology

Crown Institute of Business and Technology
Course Code:
Qualification Level:
Course Area:
Information Technology
Study Mode:
Full Time
New South Wales
Course Fee:
$13,000 Per Course
Delivery Mode:
On Campus

Course Overview

This qualification reflects the role of individuals in a variety of information and communications technology (ICT) roles who have established specialised skills in a technical ICT function.

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

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

  • advanced networking: configuring and managing virtual computing environments, and security within ICT networks.
  • advanced programming: applying intermediate and advanced programming skills, managing data and building advanced user interfaces to manage organisational requirements.
  • back end web development: developing and maintaining website information architecture and data.
  • business analysis: designing and implementing technical requirements, quality assurance processes and contingency plans for businesses.
  • cloud architecture: developing, improving, and designing cloud infrastructure, including disaster recovery plans.
  • cloud engineering: building, implementing and managing cloud infrastructure and virtual networks.
  • cyber security: protecting sensitive data and information through security architecture and developing disaster recovery and contingency plans.
  • database and data management: creating, designing and monitoring systems that store data and optimise organisational knowledge management.
  • front end web development: designing dynamic and complex websites, user experience solutions and documents using extensible mark-up languages.
  • game art and design: creating complex 2D and 3D modelling and animation software through scripts and storyboards.
  • game programming: creating complex 2D and 3D interactive games and media, building graphical user interfaces and applying artificial intelligence in game development.
  • systems administration: reviewing maintenance procedures and support to help troubleshoot system applications.
  • systems 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.

Intake Dates

2021 Date Period Duration
Jul-2021 (15/07/2021) 05 July 2021 to 04 September 2022
Aug-2021 (19/08/2021) 09 August 2021 to 30 October 2022
Sep-2021 (07/10/2021) 27 September 2021 to 27 November 2022
Nov-2021 (11/11/2021) 01 November 2021 to 12 February 2023
2022 Date Period Duration
Jan-2022 (20/01/2022) 10 January 2022 to 12 March 2023
Feb-2022 (24/02/2022) 14 February 2022 to 07 May 2023
Apr-2022 (14/04/2022) 04 April 2022 to 04 June 2023
May-2022 (19/05/2022) 09 May 2022 to 06 August 2023
Jul-2022 (14/07/2022) 04 July 2022 to 03 September 2023
Aug-2022 (18/08/2022) 08 August 2022 to 29 October 2023
Sep-2022 (06/10/2022) 26 September 2022 to 26 November 2023
Oct-2022 (10/11/2022) 31 October 2022 to 18 February 2024

Entry Requirement

Admission Requirements
Academic Entry Requirements This course is available for those students who have completed year 12 or equivalent.
Language Requirement
English Language Requirements All International Students must have IELTS 5.5 or equivalent.


Subject Name Subject Type Fees
Originate and develop concepts Core
Promote workplace cyber security awareness and best practices Core
Lead and facilitate a team Core
Match ICT Needs with the Strategic Direction of the Organisation Core
Research and review hardware technology options for organisations Elective
Develop detailed component specifications from project specifications Elective
Gather data to identify business requirements Elective
Apply IP, ethics and privacy policies in ICT environments Core
Configure an Internet Gateway Elective
Install, operate and troubleshoot medium enterprise routers Elective
Install, operate and troubleshoot medium enterprise switches Elective
Configure enterprise virtual computing environments Elective
Manage ICT projects Elective
Manage projects using software management tools Elective
Apply Advanced Object-oriented Language Skills Elective
Use Network Tools Elective
Install and Upgrade Operating Systems Elective
Manage client problems Core
Build dynamic websites Elective
Create web-based programs Elective

Career Opportunities

Vocational Outcomes

Successful completion of the ICT50220 Diploma of Information Technology can lead to a range of possible career opportunities including ICT Office Manager, ICT Systems Administrator, Information Systems Office Manager and Office Systems Administrator.

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