Box Hill Institute

Diploma of Software Development

ICT50715

Box Hill

Explore the full software development cycle, from requirements gathering through to programming and bug testing for a career creating new software products or modifying existing software.

There are multiple ways to study Diploma of Software Development with Box Hill Institute

  • $7,595*

    + $205 fees

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC)

    Additional fees may apply

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    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Box Hill

    • February 2018

    • Full time (12 months), Part time

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    In class Full time (12 months), Part time

  • $12,160*

    + $205 fees

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Box Hill

    • February 2018

    • Full time (12 months), Part time

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months), Part time

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How it works

Entry Requirements
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

By completing this qualification successfully you’ll acquire skills and knowledge that prepare you for employment in one of the roles listed below.
  • Analyst Programmer
  • Games Designer
  • Games Programmer
  • Middleware Programmer
  • Software Developer

Course Content

To obtain a Diploma of Software Development 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 16 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

10 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

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

  • Apply intermediate programming skills in another language
    ICTPRG418

  • Apply advanced object-oriented language skills
    ICTPRG501

  • Manage a project using software management tools
    ICTPRG502

  • Debug and monitor applications
    ICTPRG503

  • Deploy an application to a production environment
    ICTPRG504

  • Validate an application design against specifications
    ICTPRG520

  • Apply advanced programming skills in another language
    ICTPRG523

  • Apply intermediate object-oriented language skills
    ICTPRG527

  • Apply testing techniques for software development
    ICTPRG529

Elective Units

6 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Ensure a safe workplace
    BSBWHS501

  • Design a database
    ICTDBS502

  • Integrate database with a website
    ICTDBS504

  • Model preferred system solutions
    ICTNWK514

  • Model data objects
    ICTSAD501

  • Model data processes
    ICTSAD502

  • Review and update disaster recovery and contingency plans
    ICTSAS505

  • Build a dynamic website
    ICTWEB501

  • Create dynamic web pages
    ICTWEB502

  • Create web-based programs
    ICTWEB503

  • Research and apply emerging web technology trends
    ICTWEB516

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
335
Provider Type
Government
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