Full Time: 1 year
, Part Time: 2 years
The Certificate IV in Programming is the ideal pathway into designing and developing computer software. 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.
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.
Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment
Develop data-driven applications
Apply introductory object-oriented language skills
Apply introductory programming skills in another language
Apply skills in object-oriented design
Analyse software requirements
Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultation processes
Build a graphical user interface
Create technical documentation
Select cloud storage strategies
Develop mobile applications
Apply intermediate object-oriented language skills
Produce server-side script for dynamic web pages
Holmesglen requires learners to have basic IT skills in switching on the computer, saving and organising files, sending and reading emails and following instructions for installing software and applications.
Good passes at Year 11 level or the overseas equivalent
English language proficiency equivalent to IELTS 5.5 (Academic) with no individual bandscore less than 5.5.
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.
QUALIFICATION AND RECOGNITION
After completing this course, you will receive the nationally endorsed qualification: ICT40515 Certificate IV in Programming.
After graduating from this course, you may complete a further six months of study to achieve the ICT50715 Diploma of Software Development.
- 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
APPLY VIA AGENT
Holmesglen recommends international students apply through one of our accredited student recruitment agents. This will assist you in the preparation of all application documents and ensure that you are well counselled on the Australian Government's Genuine Temporary Entrant (GTE) requirements for International students. Further information of the GTE requirements is available at: https://www.homeaffairs.gov.au.
To find out more, visit How to Apply for International Students.
If you have further questions about your application, please contact our International Centre:
T: 03 9564 1703
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