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Overview

International course:

Not available for international students.

Course code:

ICT40515

Start date(s):

Various dates throughout the year

Course length:

Full Time: 18 months

Campus:

Chadstone

The Certificate IV in Programming is ideal if you are interested in designing and developing computer software and looking for a formal qualification or interested in undertaking a traineeship in designing and developing software.

During this course, you will be introduced to Java programming, mobile application development and web programming.

You will also have the opportunity to develop high level Java programming skills and be introduced to developing software applications for cloud services.

Modern programming labs and industry standard software development environments will all be available to you in this course.

The second semester of the Certificate IV will include units from the ICT50615 Diploma of Software Development.

After completing the Certificate IV in Programming, students may continue to complete the Diploma in a further six months.


Course structure

ASSESSMENT

Assessments are designed to provide learners with opportunities to demonstrate they have attained the required skills and knowledge using a range of practically based activities and tasks, as required by recognised standards.

SUBJECTS

Code

Name

ICTPRG412

Configure and maintain databases

ICTPRG402

Apply query language

ICTDBS403

Create basic databases

ICTICT418

Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment

ICTPRG405

Automate processes

ICTPRG406

Apply introductory object-oriented language skills

BSBMGT517

Manage operational plan

BSBLDR502

Lead and manage effective workplace relationships

ICTPRG410

Build user interface

ICTPRG414

Apply introductory programming skills in another language

ICTICT406

Build a graphical user interface

ICTPRG415

Apply skills in object-oriented design

ICTPRG404

Test applications

ICTPRG403

Develop data-driven applications

ICTPRG419

Analyse software requirements

ICTICT408

Create technical documentation

ICTSAD501

Model data objects

ICTSAD502

Model data processes


Entry requirements

You must have entered into traineeship contract which has been registered with the Delta database.

Prior to enrolment or commencement of training you will be required to complete a literacy and numeracy assessment and a pre-training interview.

These will assist with determining your suitability to the course, verify your training plan, and identify any learning support needs.

Holmesglen requires that learners have basic technical skills in switching on the computer, saving and organising files, sending and reading emails, installing software and capability of using information technology for accessing learning resources.

RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING

You may be able to shorten the length of your chosen course by measuring skills acquired through work, life experiences or qualifications obtained from formal studies or training. AQF qualifications and statements of attainment issued by another registered training organisation will be recognised by Holmesglen. Read more about Recognition of Prior Learning, Credits and Advanced Standing.


Outcomes

QUALIFICATION AND RECOGNITION

On completion, you will receive ICT40515 Certificate IV in Programming.

PATHWAYS

Further training pathways from this qualification include:
• ICT50115 Diploma of IT
• ICT50715 Diploma of Software Development

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

- Software developer assistant
- Mobile applications developer
- Software systems assistant integrator
- Web interface programmer
- Assistant programmer
- IT customer support technician
- Assistant data analyst
- Java programmer


How to apply

APPRENTICESHIP

A training contract must be completed by the employer and trainee within the first two weeks of employment.

A representative from the Australian Apprenticeship Support Network will visit the workplace to complete the training contract with the employer and the trainee.

Visit the Australian Apprenticeships website for more information

If you have further questions about your application, please contact the department:

CAIT

03 9564 1796

it@holmesglen.edu.au

RECRUITMENT

Holmesglen may engage third parties to recruit students on behalf of the institute. Third party recruiters receive a commission and this will not impact on your fees.

Find out more about your rights and obligations as a student and the services we provide at Holmesglen.


Fees

Type

Cost

Full Fee

$9,960.00

Government subsidised

$4,192.00

Concession

$838.40

Holmesglen tuition fees shown are all inclusive and indicative of the cost to complete the entire course.
These are indicative fees only. Your fees will be calculated on your individual circumstances at the time of enrolment.
Training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding.

Find out more about paying your fees and our payment options


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Contact details

Programming Open Days

Visit us on Open Day to learn about designing, building and managing IT networks andamp; programming using the latest techniques in application development. You'll get the chance to see our dedicated networking facilities as well as talk to teachers about the range of courses on offer, practical applications and pathways. All of our diploma programs lead to a Bachelor of IT with 1 year credit, meaning you start in the 2nd year of the degree. Registrations are essential for sessions to go ahead.

 

- , Thu, 14 Mar - bookings essential.

Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road Chadstone 3148 Australia

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