Qualification Details

ICT60615 Advanced Diploma of Telecommunications Network Engineering

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ICT60615 Advanced Diploma of Telecommunications Network Engineering

Course Description:

This qualiļ¬cation reļ¬‚ects the role a technical specialist with high level skills and knowledge in telecommunications and information technology networks using internet protocol (IP) systems who can
  • Forecast network growth for enterprise network planning
  • Design and manage IP based network telecommunications equipment
  • implement convergence technologies in enterprise telecommunications networks
  • design and manage optical and wireless network telecommunications architectures for high speed broadband capability.

Licensing /Regulatory Information:

Work functions in the occupational areas where this unit may be used are subject to regulatory requirements. Refer to the ICT Implementation Guide Companion Volume or the relevant regulator for details of licensing, legislative or certiļ¬cation requirements.
 
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Study Pathway and Career Opportunities

Pathways into the qualification:

Preferred pathways for candidates considering this qualiļ¬cation include: ICT51015 Diploma of Telecommunications Engineering

After successful completion of:

Students may progress to ICT80615 - Graduate Certiļ¬cate in Telecommunications Network Engineering
Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:
  • Telecommunications Technical Oļ¬ƒcer or Technologist
  • Telecommunications Field Engineer
  • Telecommunications Network Planner
  • Radiocommunications Technician

Course Duration

Total Duration: 104 weeks (80 Weeks of full-time study (20 hours/week) and 24 weeks of holidays including term breaks)
Mode of Delivery: Classroom based face-to-face
Fees:
Total Fees Charged: Speak with one of the Milcom Staļ¬€ for further assistance.

Course Structure:

This qualiļ¬cation comprises of 10 units = 4 Core and 6 Electives
Unit                              Unit Code and Title
CORE                 ICTPMG610 Develop a project management plan
CORE                 ICTPMG611 Prepare a detailed design brief
CORE                 ICTSUS601 Integrate sustainability in ICT planning and design projects
CORE                 ICTTEN611 Produce an ICT network architecture design
ELECTIVE          ICTNWK517 Determine best-ļ¬t topology for a wide area network
ELECTIVE          ICTNWK518 Design an enterprise wireless local area network
ELECTIVE           ICTOPN601 Manage optical ethernet transmission
ELECTIVE          ICTPMG609 Plan and direct ICT complex projects
ELECTIVE          BSBWHS501 Ensure a safe workplace
ELECTIVE          BSBWHS504 Manage WHS risks

Assessment Methods:

All units of competence may be assessed using a selection of tools as mentioned below:
  • Written Questions
  • Theory assessments Case Study/Project Work
  • Practical assessment (Simulated Environment)

Entry Requirements

  • Successful completion of Australian Year 12 or equivalent
  • Students must be over 18 years of age prior to commencement of course.
  • Have a suitable level of language, literacy and numeracy to complete course requirements with or without additional support that Milcom Institute is able to provide.

Please Note: All the students commencing this course are required to complete an LLN test and a pre-training review prior to the commencement of the course. This is a mandatory requirement which also assist Milcom Institute to identify student’s needs for additional support during their study.

Credit Transfer/RPL:

Students can apply for course credit upon enrolment into the course. All students are provided with the opportunity to have their prior learning and experience assessed against current standards and gain recognition for this (Recognition of Prior Learning - RPL).

Students who have successfully completed whole units of competency included in this course can apply for Credit. Students who are granted RPL and/ or Credit will have their course delivery and assessment schedule altered and may also be eligible for reduced fees. For further details, please refer to MILCOM Institute’s RPL and CT policy and procedure

Additional Information

For further information and to enrol please contact us at training@milcom.edu.au OR on 1300 369 320