Advanced Diploma of Information Technology (Telecommunications Network Engineering)

NIT Australia
Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Advanced Diploma
Study mode
1 year
January April June September
Total tuition fee (local)
Contact the university / college
Total tuition fee (foreign)
$ 13,300

About this course

In this course, you will be trained in the skills and knowledge needed to plan, design and administer Telecommunications and Information Technology IP networks as an independent specialist or as part of a team. You will learn how to install and administer network servers; design and manage IP based network/telecommunications equipment; develop project management plans for networking/telecommunications projects.

You will be provided with access to CISCO Net Academy for an opportunity to prepare Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA).

Entry Requirements

  • Successful completion of Diploma level qualification in Telecommunications or Information Technology areas or minimum 2 years of experience in a technical or management role in Telecommunications or Information Technology; and
  • Age:
    • International Students: Must be 18 years or above before commencement of study at NIT;
    • Domestic (local) Students: Must be 16 years or above at the time of application to study at NIT;
  • Overall IELTS band score of 5.5, with no band score less than 5.0 (or an equivalent score in another English Language Proficiency Test acceptable by NIT Australia). Refer to the Table of equivalent scores for other acceptable tests and certificates.


ICTSAD609              Plan and monitor business analysis activities in an ICT environment
BSBTWK502 Manage team effectiveness
ICTICT608 Interact with clients on a business level
ICTNPL413 Evaluate networking regulations and legislation for the telecommunications industry
ICTTEN622 Produce ICT network architecture designs
ICTNWK560 Determine best-fit topologies for wide area networks
ICTTEN817 Plan transmission networks
ICTPMG613 Manage ICT project planning
BSBPMG530 Manage project scope
ICTPMG612 Manage ICT project initiation
ICTNWK612 Plan and manage troubleshooting advanced integrated IP networks
ICTSAS517 Use network tools
ICTTEN615 Manage network traffic
BSBCRT611 Apply critical thinking for complex problem solving
ICTICT618 Manage IP, ethics and privacy in ICT environments
BSBXCS402 Promote workplace cyber security awareness and best practices

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