Chisholm Institute

Diploma of Software Development

ICT50715

Dandenong, Frankston

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 Chisholm Institute

  • $4,897*

    + $300 fees

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC), Payment plan

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Dandenong

    • July 2017

    • Full time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (9 months)

  • Frankston

    • July 2017

    • Full time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (9 months)

  • $8,549*

    + $300 fees

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  • Full price, Payment plan

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Dandenong

    • July 2017

    • Full time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (9 months)

  • Frankston

    • July 2017

    • Full time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (9 months)

  • $14,100*

    + $100 fees

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  • International

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Dandenong

    • July 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

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    In class Full time (12 months)

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How it works

Entry Requirements
Certificate IV or higher, Interview, Information session

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
Payment Terms
For Payment Plans, the set terms of the direct debit agreements are either five months or 10 months, with the option of weekly, fortnightly or monthly payments. Additional charges will apply to students taking up this option, including a billing fee of 4.6 per cent of total course tuition costs and an administration fee of $10 (non-refundable).

Course Overview

Establish yourself as a software development professional

Build a career in the information and communications technology (ICT) field, specialising in software development.

  • Analyst Programmer
  • Games Designer
  • Games Programmer
  • Middleware Programmer
  • Software Developer

Course Content

To obtain a Diploma of Software Development with Chisholm 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.

  • Design application architecture
    ICTPRG506

  • Prepare for software development using rapid application development
    ICTPRG514

  • Model data objects
    ICTSAD501

Course Provider

Located in South East Melbourne, Chisholm Institute is a government-owned TAFE with certificates, diplomas, advanced diplomas, bachelors and graduate certificate courses.

Chisholm Institute has specialist automotive, trades and business-based learning centres with campus locations in Berwick, Cranbourne, Dandenong, Wonthaggi, Rosebud, Frankston and Melbourne City.

Registered
1998
Courses
525
Provider Type
Government
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