The ICT40120 Certificate IV in Information Technology is the ideal starting point to build your portfolio and get into the web development industry. You will be mentored by experienced developers who will help you build stunning modern web sites and prepare you for your future job as a Web Developer.
Career opportunities, include:
- Web Applications Developer
- Web Master
- UX and UI Designer
- Assistant Website Designer
- Assistant Website Developer
- Assistant Web Marketing Analyst
- Assistant Digital Media Developer
- Digital Media Designer/Developer
Pathways to further study:
- ICT50120 Diploma of Information Technology (Front End Web Development)
- ICT50120 Diploma of Information Technology (Advanced Programming)
- ICT60120 Advanced Diploma of Information Technology
- BIS17 Bachelor of Information Systems
Studying the Certificate IV in Information Technology at Holmesglen
You will learn to create rich, fast and efficient accessible websites. Also, the skills learned in Bootstrap will help you design and develop responsive, accessible, and mobile-ready websites.
During the courses you’ll be trained in a number of in-demand technologies and skills such as:
- User Interface & User Experience Design
- Responsive Design
- MySQL, PHP & WordPress.
- Deployment and Cyber Security
The delivery format for this course includes face-to-face and remote delivery learning option. Practical lessons and programming challenges are supported by supplementary videos/screencasts. Class activities are also recorded for learners to refer back to.
One-on-one open lab sessions are also available with experienced developers who can mentor and guide you through any learning challenges. This course focuses on the essential skills and knowledge needed to build front-end web sites and application.
You'll learn to build elegant, responsive websites and web applications using the tools and techniques required in industry.
||Create and style simple markup language documents
||Create a markup language document
||Confirm accessibility of websites
||Design website layouts
||Implement search engine optimisations
||Evaluate and select a web hosting service
||Create responsive website layouts
||Apply introductory programming techniques
||Build a user interface
||Produce basic client-side script
||Research and apply emerging web technology trends
||Manage data persistence using noSQL data stores
||Produce server-side script for dynamic web pages
||Transfer content to websites
||Comply with IP, ethics and privacy policies in ICT environments
||Work collaboratively in the ICT industry
||Contribute to cyber security risk management
||Identify and resolve client ICT problems
||Identify and evaluate emerging technologies and practices
||Apply advanced critical thinking to work processes
| Code || Name |
|ICTWEB431||Create and style simple markup language documents|
|ICTWEB452||Create a markup language document|
|ICTWEB433||Confirm accessibility of websites|
|ICTWEB432||Design website layouts|
|ICTWEB443||Implement search engine optimisations|
|ICTWEB450||Evaluate and select a web hosting service|
|ICTWEB444||Create responsive website layouts|
|ICTPRG302||Apply introductory programming techniques|
|ICTPRG437||Build a user interface|
|ICTWEB441||Produce basic client-side script|
|ICTWEB527||Research and apply emerging web technology trends|
|ICTPRG554||Manage data persistence using noSQL data stores|
|ICTWEB430||Produce server-side script for dynamic web pages|
|ICTWEB434||Transfer content to websites|
|ICTICT451||Comply with IP, ethics and privacy policies in ICT environments|
|ICTICT443||Work collaboratively in the ICT industry|
|BSBXCS404||Contribute to cyber security risk management|
|ICTSAS432||Identify and resolve client ICT problems|
|ICTICT426||Identify and evaluate emerging technologies and practices|
|BSBCRT404||Apply advanced critical thinking to work processes|
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.
Holmesglen does require applicants to have the ability to:
- turn on a computer
- use a mouse and keyboard
- open and close a software application
- conduct a search in a web browser
- save a file, and locate a saved file
- download and install software applications
Learners digital and computer skills are determined and confirmed during the Pre Training Review interview and BKSB results.
Applicants intending to learn remotely will require access to a Mac or PC computer or laptop with the following minimum specification:
- Quad Core CPU
- 8GB of RAM
- 200GB of Storage
- 2 Ghz or faster processor
- operating system: Windows 10
- PC Monitor 24" (dual monitor optional but preferred)
- head set microphone (webcam optional but preferred)
- access to internet connection (ADSL or cable connection desirable)
- purchase web hosting space and domain name minimum of 6 months
- Adobe Illustrator
- Adobe Photoshop
- Visual Studio
- Microsoft Word
- Google Chrome – recommended web browser
- USB/Harddrive (minimum 8gb) or google drive/dropbox account for storage
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.
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
Upon completion, you will receive the ICT40120 Certificate IV in Information Technology qualification.
How to apply
Visit How to Apply for more information on the application process.
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|Tuition fees (GST exempt)
|Mandatory Materials and Activities fees * (GST inc)
Additional costs may also apply for course consumables and other costs. These may include consumables such as learning resources, personal protective equipment/clothing and other costs such as immunisation costs, National Police Check and Working with Children Check for relevant courses.
To view the additional costs that may apply to your course, download a full list of estimated additional costs by course (PDF - 102kb).
All fees are indicative only. Your fees will be calculated on your individual circumstances at the time of enrolment. Training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth funding. Find out now if you are eligible for Government-subsidised fees or Concession