ICT50220 Diploma of Information Technology

Course Details

Course Name

Diploma of Information Technology

National Code


CRICOS Course Code



Level 3, 541 Kent Street, Sydney, NSW 2000


78 weeks, including 60 weeks of study, 18 weeks of break


This qualification will suit individuals if they have a strong interest working as an IT professional in networking and cyber security fields. Training includes designing, building and testing networks, developing, implementing and evaluating systems and applications security, network security management, implementation of secure encryption technologies and more. This nationally-recognised course will prepare individuals for a career in networking and cyber security as demand for these skills are set to grow in the near future.

Career Outcomes

  • IT Support Consultant
  • Network Administrator
  • Security Support Officer
  • Social Networking Manager
  • IT Solution Business Owner

Entry Requirement

  • Minimum 18 years of age
  • Must have completed equivalent to Australian year 12
  • IELTS band 5.5 (with no individual band below 5.0) or equivalent
  • Student will need to have access to a computer (laptop or desktop) that is suitable for the course


All students undertaking nationally recognised training must have a USI in order to receive a qualification. Check Here to Read More About USI

Study Mode

Theory components units are delivered face-to-face on campus. Practical components of the course are delivered face-to-face in campus via the simulated virtual environment.

Assessment Methods

Assessments may be conducted through a combination of written questions and answers, case study, role-plays and demonstration in the virtual simulated environment.

Course Structure

Learners must achieve a competent result in the twenty (20) units to obtain the ICT50220 Diploma of Information Technology qualification.

BSBCRT512 Originate and develop concepts Core
BSBXCS402 Promote workplace cyber security awareness and best practices Core
BSBXTW401 Lead and facilitate a team Core
ICTICT517 Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the organisation Core
ICTICT532 Apply IP, ethics and privacy policies in ICT environments Core
ICTSAS527 Manage client problems Core
ICTNWK529 Install and manage complex ICT networks Elective
ICTNWK536 Plan, implement and test enterprise communication solutions Elective
ICTNWK540 Design, build and test network servers Elective
ICTNWK546 Manage network security Elective
ICTNWK557 Configure and manage advanced virtual computing environments Elective
ICTNWK559 Install an enterprise virtual computing environment Elective
ICTICT527 Develop and maintain blockchain solutions Elective
ICTNWK562 Configure internet gateways Elective
ICTNWK537 Implement secure encryption technologies Elective
ICTNWK538 Install and maintain valid authentication processes Elective
ICTNWK544 Design and implement a security perimeter for ICT networks Elective
ICTNWK545 Develop, implement and evaluate systems and applications security Elective
ICTNWK550 Design ICT system security controls Elective
ICTNWK556 Identify and resolve network problems Elective

Course Fee

Total Cost: AU $9,800.00
Tuition Fee: AU $9,000.00
Material Fee*: AU $600.00
Enrolment Fee: AU $200.00

*The material fees for the course include learning and assessment materials.

Credit Transfer

Rosewood International College recognises qualifications and Statements of Attainment issued under the Australian Qualifications Framework by Registered Training Organisations.


On completion of this course, learners may wish to enrol in further qualifications such as: ICT60220 Advanced Diploma of Information Technology OR Continue to further university programs.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Rosewood International College offers everyone the opportunity to apply for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL at enrolment. You may be granted creditor partial credit in recognition of skills and knowledge gained through work experience, life experience and/or prior training.