Box Hill Institute

Certificate IV in Computer Systems Technology

ICT41015

Box Hill, Lilydale

This foundation certificate explores the basics of networks, servers and client desktop deployment/management. It's perfect for a start in the IT support industry.

There are multiple ways to study Certificate IV in Computer Systems Technology with Box Hill Institute

  • $3,000*

    + $460 fees

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Box Hill

    • July 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • Lilydale

    • July 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • Box Hill

    • February 2018

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • Lilydale

    • February 2018

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • $9,800*

    + $460 fees

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Box Hill

    • July 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • Lilydale

    • July 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • Box Hill

    • February 2018

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • Lilydale

    • February 2018

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

*Verified June 16, 2017. Prices and fees are advertised by the provider and may be estimates only. Prices and fees can vary or change. Please check with the provider before enrolling. To learn more, read our editorial policy.

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How it works

Entry Requirements
18 years old, Year 12

One, some or all of these entry requirements must be met. Check with the provider before enrolling.

Recognition
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Assessment
Coursework, assessment

Course Overview

The Certificate IV in Computer Systems Technology gives you the foundation skills and knowledge used in installing and maintaining computers and computer networks.

This course is built around developing your practical skills in computer maintenance, installing, maintaining and troubleshooting operating systems, network configuration and maintenance, basic programming, web design and database skills.

You will develop the skills and confidence to apply for work as a technician supporting a computer environment in small, medium and large organisations. You will learn how to develop complex testing and evaluation skills and use them to diagnose and resolve faults in advanced computer systems.

  • Network Technician

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate IV in Computer Systems Technology with Box Hill Institute, you’ll need to complete some or all of the following units of study successfully. Units may vary or change so check with the provider before enrolling.

A total of 20 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

12 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
    BSBSUS401

  • Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultation processes
    BSBWHS304

  • Determine and confirm client business requirements
    ICTICT401

  • Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment
    ICTICT418

  • Connect, maintain and configure hardware components
    ICTICT421

  • Install, operate and troubleshoot a small enterprise branch network
    ICTNWK404

  • Build a small wireless local area network
    ICTNWK405

  • Apply introductory programming skills in another language
    ICTPRG414

  • Configure and troubleshoot operating system software
    ICTSAS425

  • Locate and troubleshoot ICT equipment, system and software faults
    ICTSAS426

  • Install, configure and test a router
    ICTTEN417

  • Produce basic client-side script for dynamic web pages
    ICTWEB411

Elective Units

8 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Introduce cloud computing into business operations
    BSBSMB412

  • Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs to meet legislative requirements
    BSBWHS401

  • Animate a 3-D character for digital games
    ICTGAM516

  • Work and communicate effectively in an ICT environment
    ICTICT202

  • Identify, evaluate and apply current industry-specific technologies to meet industry standards
    ICTICT417

  • Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the enterprise
    ICTICT511

  • Install and manage a server
    ICTNWK401

  • Install and configure virtual machines for sustainable ICT
    ICTNWK402

  • Install and configure client-server applications and services
    ICTNWK407

  • Configure a desktop environment
    ICTNWK408

  • Support small scale ICT projects
    ICTPMG401

  • Configure and maintain databases
    ICTPRG412

  • Identify and resolve client ICT problems
    ICTSAS410

  • Provide first-level remote help desk support
    ICTSAS420

  • Review and manage delivery of maintenance services
    ICTSAS512

  • Implement server virtualisation for a sustainable ICT system
    ICTSUS501

  • Develop cascading style sheets
    ICTWEB409

  • Build a dynamic website
    ICTWEB501

Course Provider

Box Hill Institute delivers vocational education and training to both domestic and international students. Higher Education is also available right up to masters degree level.

The TAFE is goverment-funded and has Melbourne-based campuses located in Box Hill, Lilydale (including HE campus) and the CBD. Further-a-field, it has more than 20 campuses based around the world, which deliver Australian qualifications to people overseas.

Registered
1995
Courses
334
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

No Restrictions