|Course Code:||D572 (National ID: ICA50611)|| |
Website Developer, Website Designer
One year (2 semesters) full time.
|How:||Full time, Work based|| |
|Where:||PERTH CAMPUS - Building 619 Aberdeen StreetNORTHBRIDGE6003|| |
|Intake:||Semester 1|| |
|International study available:||Yes|| |
|Online study available:||No|| |
|Uni pathway available:||Yes|| |
About the course Ask us a question about this course
Websites are a crucial aspect of any organisation across all industries. The need for talented and skilled developers is high, so once you've completed your qualification in website development, your options are endless.
This flexible qualification may be available full time, part time and through workplace delivery. With all these options you'll be able to fit study around your life and not the other way around.
Upon completion of this qualification you'll become competent as a senior ICT professional with responsibilities spanning design, development, website architecture, site performance, database integration through to implementation and acceptance testing.
While studying this course you will be placed in a Web Development team and work with real clients, mirroring a real working environment. You will be expected to follow real business practices, work to deadlines and deal with work related information technology issues as they arise.
View our brochure to see the career pathways for our information technology application courses.
Where this course can lead you
Jobs in IT and the communications industries are considered to be top priority jobs. This means they have a combination of attributes including large levels of employment, high forecast growth and evident wage pressures, clear education and training pathways and there is a clear and evident skills shortage.
Your Diploma of Information Technology (Website Development) prepares you for roles such as:
Your Diploma of Web Design opens the door for further study at University. Upon completion of this qualification you can gain direct entry to one of WA's leading Universities with Central's Pathways to University program.
Skills you will gain from this course
Central's Information Technology qualifications provide you with skills that are relevant to current industry trends and practices.
By the end of this course you will be able to:
work as senior ICT professional
be involved in website development
design website architecture
improve and test site performance
begin database integration through to implementation and acceptance testing.
Your Diploma of Information Technology (Website Development) gives you the skills to begin an exciting career in website development or for further study at University.
Central's university pathway arrangements means your Diploma of Information Technology (Website Development) will provide you with the opportunity for direct entry and an advanced standing in a course at Curtin University or University of Southern Queensland.
Bachelor of Commerce
200 credits (33%)
University of Southern Queensland
Bachelor of IT
Recognition of Prior Learning: 2 specified units (CIS1000 Information System Concepts, CSC1401 Foundation Programming) and 6 unspecified units.
Domestic students:The costs for this course for a semester are: $626 or $313 (concession). On top of this there is also a resource cost of $783. The resource fee is an estimate because the amount depends on which units you choose. You will be given the exact amount at enrolment. Find out more about how the costs are determined.
An estimate of the total cost of the course is $2818 (non conc) over the 1 year the course takes to complete.
International students:The cost for international students is 10500, duration 1 year. You will need to pay for your course fees when you accept your offer and meet all the conditions.
|Plan:||D572 - CU1110 - PSC|| |
|Description:||Complete 20 units: 8 core and 12 elective units|| |
Title: GROUP 02 - ELECTIVE UNITS
Description: Complete twelve (12) elective units.
|D0676||BSBEBU501A||Investigate and design e business solutions|
|D7886||ICAICT503A||Validate quality and completeness of system design specifications|
|D7892||ICAICT509A||Gather data to identify business requirements|
|D7921||ICAPMG501A||Manage IT projects|
|D8000||ICAPRG406A||Apply introductory object-oriented language skills|
|D8007||ICAPRG415A||Apply skills in object-oriented design|
|D8030||ICAPRG515A||Review developed software|
|D8090||ICASAS503A||Perform systems tests|
|D8091||ICASAS504A||Develop and conduct client acceptance test|
|D8154||ICAWEB505A||Develop complex web page layouts|
|D8156||ICAWEB507A||Customise a complex IT content management system|
|D8157||ICAWEB508A||Develop website information architecture|
Title: GROUP 01 - CORE UNITS
Description: Central Institute of Technology offer the units listed below.
Please note: previously completed units may count towards this qualification. Please discuss with the teaching area to determine eligibility.
|D0911||BSBOHS509A||Ensure a safe workplace|
|D7778||ICADBS504A||Integrate database with a website|
|D7879||ICAICT418A||Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an IT environment|
|D7897||ICAICT515A||Verify client business requirements|
|D8150||ICAWEB501A||Build a dynamic website|
|D8151||ICAWEB502A||Create dynamic web pages|
|D8152||ICAWEB503A||Create web-based programs|
|D8163||ICAWEB516A||Research and apply emerging web technology trends|
Information for international students
Central is one of Australia's largest VET colleges, and trains around 1700 students from more than 85 countries each year. In 2010, we were the inaugural winner of Western Australia's International Training Provider of the Year award and were again given this award in 2011.
Our campuses are conveniently located near the centre of Perth's CBD, making them easy to access via public transport. Central boasts excellent, state of the art facilities and resources and a friendly, safe and secure learning environment.
As a graduate, you are ensured direct pathways to further qualifications at Western Australian universities, or alternatively, the job ready skills you need to succeed in your career straight away.
We offer a dedicated International Centre which is focused on servicing International students, helping you with your personal and academic needs. Staff offer friendly, specialised support and guidance from your initial contact through to your graduation, to ensure that your experience at Central is enjoyable and rewarding.
Visit our international pages to find out more about studying at Central and life in Perth.
Find out from international students about their experiences studying at Central.
Find out about applying to study at Central as an International student.
Courses available to international students at Central are delivered in partnership with Education and Training International RTO Provider No: 52395 CRICOS Provider Code: 00020G
Getting into this course
In order to gain entry into this course you must complete the Cert IV in Programming.
The Application Process
The process for applying for a course at Central depends on whether you are a local or international student and the way that you will be studying: full time, part time, as an apprentice or trainee.
Our future students area of the website includes a handy guide to help you through the process depending on what type of student you are, and how you are planning on studying.
Find out more information about the process to apply, enrol and pay.
Recognition of Prior Learning
Do you have existing skills? Whether obtained through paid or voluntary work, training or other experiences, you may be able to fast track your study by applying for recognition of prior learning, often referred to as RPL.
Find out more here