ICT60220 – Advanced Diploma of Information Technology

  • Course Code : ICT60220
  • CRICOS Course Code : 105443M
  • Course Duration : 52 Weeks
  • Tuition Fee : $12,000
  • Location : Level 10, 140 Elizabeth Street, Sydney NSW 2000

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This qualification reflects the role of individuals in a variety of information and communications technology (ICT) roles who have significant experience in specialist technical skills, or managerial business and people management skills.

Individuals in these roles carry out complex tasks in a specialist field, working independently, leading a team or a strategic direction of a business. They apply their skills across a wide range of industries and business functions, or as a business owner (sole trader/contractor). Six (6) core units and ten (10) elective units are required for the award of the ICT60220 Advanced Diploma of Information Technology.

The latest release of the qualification and packaging rules can be found at the following link:


4th September 2023
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22nd January 2024
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3rd June 2024

Students successfully completing the course will receive the ICT60220 Advanced Diploma of Information Technology

QIBA has the following entry requirements:

International students must:

  • Be at least 18 years of age and must have completed at least the equivalent of Year 12.
  • Have an IELTS score of 5.5 or equivalent (test results must be no more than 2 years old).
  • Participate in a course entry interview to demonstrate their suitability for the course.
  • Participate in LLN test and score 3 or above

English language competence can also be demonstrated through documented evidence of any of the following:

  • Educated for 5 years in an English-speaking country; or
  • Successful completion of an English Placement Test


NOTE: Other English language tests such as PTE and TOEFL can be accepted. Students are required to provide their results so that it can be confirmed they are equivalent to IELTS 5.5.

Job profiles for graduates include:

IT Manager
Network Manager
Systems Engineer
Project Leader (IT)
Data Manager
Systems Administrator
IT Director
Chief Information Officer

BSBCRT611 Apply critical thinking for complex problem solving Core
BSBTWK502 Manage team effectiveness Core
BSBXCS402 Promote workplace cyber security awareness and best practices Core
ICTICT608 Interact with clients on a business level Core
ICTICT618 Manage IP, ethics and privacy in ICT environments Core
ICTSAD609 Plan and monitor business analysis activities in an ICT environment Core
ICTPMG612 Manage ICT project initiation Elective
ICTPMG613 Manage ICT project planning Elective
ICTPMG614 Manage ICT project delivery Elective
ICTPMG615 Manage ICT project closure Elective
ICTPMG616 Manage ICT project systems implementation Elective
ICTPMG617 Plan and direct complex ICT projects Elective
ICTICT522 Evaluate vendor products and equipment Elective
ICTICT612 Develop contracts and manage contract performance Elective
ICTSUS603 Integrate sustainability in ICT planning and design projects Elective
ICTICT614 Identify and implement business innovation Elective

Students are required to attend 20 hours of classroom training and assessment activities per week during the training and assessment weeks.

Approximately 6 hours per week of unsupervised study hours (assessment preparation) is expected, in addition to the 20 hours of classroom training per week.

Course delivery is through classroom-based face-to-face learning at the Sydney, Canberra and Brisbane Campus locations. This is tailored for theoretical and practical training sessions by means of simulated workplace environments and group activities.

This allows learners to develop the knowledge and foundations required to undertake business services-based work or information and communications technology work and to prepare for and practice dealing with, situations that arise in business services and IT settings. Units of competency in these courses can be delivered as standalone units.

QIBA offers Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and Credit Transfers to students with existing qualifications or skills, knowledge and experience. The granting of course credit may affect course fees, as well as the duration of the course.
This process is outlined in the VET Credit Transfer Policy and the VET Recognition of Prior Learning Policy. Click here to download the form for RPL/Credit transfer.

Brisbane CBD Campus

Level 2
108 Margaret Street
Brisbane City QLD 4000


+61 7 3186 6449

Sydney CBD Campus

Level 10
140 Elizabeth Street
Sydney NSW 2000


+61 2 9267 3040

Assessment for this qualification may include written reports, case studies, projects, role plays, oral questioning, case study analysis, demonstration, presentation written assessments and third-party reports as well as portfolios of evidence and workplace reports.

Students must demonstrate competence across all tasks of Assessment to achieve Competence in the unit.