Hunter TAFE

Diploma of Software Development

ICT50715

Ourimbah

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.

  • TBA*

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  • Gov. subsidised (NSW)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Ourimbah

    • February 1, 2017

    • Full time (24 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Full time (24 weeks)

  • Ourimbah

    • February 6, 2017

    • Full time (24 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Full time (24 weeks)

*Verified March 3, 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
None
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 Hunter TAFE, 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.

  • Gather data to identify business requirements
    ICTICT509

  • Design application architecture
    ICTPRG506

  • Implement security for applications
    ICTPRG507

  • Build using rapid application development
    ICTPRG509

  • Develop advanced mobile multi-touch applications
    ICTPRG601

  • Model data objects
    ICTSAD501

Course Provider

Hunter TAFE is one of the largest and oldest TAFE institutes in NSW. It's one of 10 large institutes that provide TAFE coverage across NSW, and offers vocational training and higher education to Australian and international students from 15 campuses throughout the Hunter.

It also provides a range of student services including careers, counselling, pathways and disability services. It also offers onsite accommodation at the Kurri Kurri and Muswellbrook campuses.

Campus locations include Belmont, Cessnock, Glendale, Gosford, Hamilton, Newcastle, Kurri Kurri, Maitland, Muswellbrook, Ourimbah, Scone, Singleton, Tomaree and Wyong.

Registered
1998
Courses
675
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

No Restrictions