ICT20115 Certificate II in Information, Digital Media and Technology

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ICT20115 Certificate II in Information, Digital Media and Technology

Thebarton Senior College (RTO 40117)

ICT20115

Duration: One year


60 Stage 1 Credits

Description
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Pathways
Entry Requirements
Course Description

Introduction to Hardware, Application Software, Photography, Social Media and Cybersecurity

This introductory course provides students with basic knowledge and skills to perform foundational digital literacy tasks using a personal computer and a range of software applications and digital devices for use in a wide range of industries. 

Students develop basic computer configuration and maintenance skills and learn the essentials of operating systems, computer hardware and introductory cyber security. They also develop their understanding of safe and sustainable work practices and apply technical knowledge and skills to the use of a range of software applications. Students learn and apply skills in word processing, spreadsheets, digital imaging and social media tools to meet a variety of business needs.

Units

Core Units
BSBWHS201Contribute to health and safety of self and others
BSBSUS201Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
ICTICT201Use computer operating systems and hardware
ICTICT202Work and communicate effectively in an ICT environment
ICTICT203Operate application software packages
ICTICT204Operate a digital media technology package
ICTWEB201Use social media tools for collaboration and engagement


Elective Units
ICTICT205Design basic organisational documents using computing packages
ICTICT206Install software applications
ICTICT308Use advanced features of computer applications
ICTSAS202Apply problem-solving techniques to routine ICT malfunctions
ICTSAS203Connect hardware peripherals
ICTSAS205Maintain ICT system integrity
ICTSAS206Detect and protect from spam and destructive software

Pathways

This course prepares students to provide basic information technology support to different industries. Students may seek employment as data operators or business support assistants or undertake further studies at Certificate III level.

Entry Requirements

There are no pre-requisites for this course specified in the training package; however, students must satisfy the school admission requirements and achieve satisfactory results in a language, literacy and numeracy assessment.