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Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology | Kent Institute

Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology


National code: ICT30115
CRICOS code: 086489C



Course Overview


This course covers an entry-level understanding of systems support, configuration and network computing. Students can expect to gain a fundamental understanding of computer office application and primary practical skills to be able to advance their education. The Certificate III in Information and Digital Media Technology is a foundation course for those wishing to take the first step towards an Information Technology career.


Quick Guide


Start dates and intakes:

  • 8th January, 2018
  • 5th February, 2018
  • 5th March, 2018
  • 23rd April, 2018
  • 21st May, 2018
  • 9th July, 2018
  • 6th August, 2018
  • 24th September, 2018
  • 22nd October, 2018

Course duration: 19 weeks (4 x study blocks of 4 weeks + breaks)
Study options: Full time study only.
Campus: Sydney
International applicants: Yes.




2018 Course fee: AUD $2,800 (Learn more about Fees)
VET Fee Help: No
AQF Level: Level 3
Scholarships available: No.
Study requirements: Full-time (20 hours per week) using blended mode (face-to-face and online) Note: Excludes Self Study for assessment tasks.
Academic requirement: Entry to this course requires

  • Successful completion of Australian year 11 or equivalent; OR
  • Successful completion of an AQF recognised Certificate II in Information, Digital Media and Technology or other relevant qualification; OR
  • Relevant work experience in a related field.

English requirement: International Applicants from non-English-speaking backgrounds only.

  • IELTS (Academic) 5.5 or equivalent.

Entry pathways: ICA20111 Certificate II in Information, Digital Media and Technology, or other relevant qualifications or units equivalent to the core of ICA20111 or with demonstrated vocational experience in a range of work environments using basic information technologies.
Exit pathways:


  • Practical assessments
  • Oral presentations
  • Examinations


  • Computer Office Application:
    • ICTICT203 Operate Application Software Packages
    • ICTICT307 Customise Packaged Software Applications for Clients
    • ICTICT308 User Advanced Features of Computer Applications
    • ICTICT409 Develop Macros and Templates for Clients Using Standard Products
  • System Supporting:
    • BSBSUS301 Implement and Monitor Environmentally Sustainable Work Practices
    • BSBWHS304 Participate Effectively in WHS Communication and Consultation Processes
    • ICTICT202 Work and Communicate Effectively in an ICT Environment
    • ICTICT306 Migrate to New Technology
  • System Configuration:
    • ICTICT301 Create User Documentation
    • ICTICT302 Install and Optimise Operating System Software
    • ICTICT304 Implement System Software Changes
    • ICTSAS301 Run Standard Diagnostic Tests
    • ICTSAS303 Care for Computer Hardware
  • Network Computing:
    • ICTNWK301 Provide Network Systems Administration
    • ICTNWK305 Install and Manage Network Protocols
    • ICTSAS305 Provide IT Advice to Clients
    • ICTSAS307 Install, Configure and Secure a Small Office Home Office Network




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