Start your IT career with the Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology course. Acquire all the foundational skills you need to launch into specialist areas such as applications, technical support, web technology, multimedia and network administration.
This course is for people who want be competent in a wide range of general information and communications technology (ICT) technical functions and who want to achieve a degree of self-sufficiency as an advanced ICT user.
The Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology is ideal for people with above average computer literacy who would like to extend their knowledge and skill set to pursue a career in ICT.
Students will acquire foundational skills for working and communicating in an IT environment, including units covering installation of software, diagnostic testing, developing user documentation and basic OHS principles.
After completing the core units, students will then be asked to select electives related to particular specialisations: Applications, Multimedia, Network Administration, Support and Web Technologies.
Having completed this course, graduates will be able to apply for roles such as:
- Help desk officer
- Help desk assistant
- PC support
- ICT user support
- Technical support
There are no entry requirements for this qualification.
Course duration is dependent on study mode.
Online and distance study students will have the benefit of self-paced study with the average student able to complete the course within 52 weeks studying 3-6 hours per week. Most online programs will allow students up to 12 months to complete the course.