Total number of units = 16

10 core units plus

6 elective units

The elective units consist of:

up to 6 from the elective units listed below

up to 3 from elsewhere in ICT Information and Communications Technology Training Package or any other Training Package or accredited course at Diploma or Advanced Diploma level.

The elective units chosen must be relevant to the work outcome and meet local industry needs.

Core units

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

add topic ICTPRG418 Apply intermediate programming skills in another language

add topic ICTPRG501 Apply advanced object-oriented language skills

add topic ICTPRG502 Manage a project using software management tools

add topic ICTPRG503 Debug and monitor applications

add topic ICTPRG504 Deploy an application to a production environment

add topic ICTPRG520 Validate an application design against specifications

add topic ICTPRG523 Apply advanced programming skills in another language

add topic ICTPRG527 Apply intermediate object-oriented language skills

add topic ICTPRG529 Apply testing techniques for software development

Elective units

add topic ICTICT403 Apply software development methodologies

add topic ICTICT503 Validate quality and completeness of system design specifications

add topic ICTICT509 Gather data to identify business requirements

add topic ICTICT511 Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the enterprise

add topic ICTICT514 Identify and manage the implementation of current industry-specific technologies

add topic ICTNWK514 Model preferred system solutions

add topic ICTPMG501 Manage ICT projects

add topic ICTPRG505 Build advanced user interface

add topic ICTPRG506 Design application architecture

add topic ICTPRG507 Implement security for applications

add topic ICTPRG508 Create mashups

add topic ICTPRG509 Build using rapid application development

add topic ICTPRG510 Maintain custom software

add topic ICTPRG512 Prepare for the build phase of an ICT system

add topic ICTPRG513 Coordinate the build phase of an ICT system

add topic ICTPRG514 Prepare for software development using rapid application development

add topic ICTPRG515 Review developed software

add topic ICTPRG601 Develop advanced mobile multi-touch applications

add topic ICTPRG604 Create cloud computing services

add topic ICTSAD501 Model data objects

add topic ICTSAD502 Model data processes

add topic ICTSAD506 Produce a feasibility report

add topic ICTSAS502 Establish and maintain client user liaison

Subject lists

Diploma of Software Development

Entry Requirements