ICT60515 Advanced Diploma of Telecommunications Network Engineering

ICT60615 Advanced Diploma of Telecommunications Network Engineering

Become qualified in IT and Networking to meet the growing industry needs of today and tomorrow.

This qualification will give you the skills to work as a technical specialist with high level skills and knowledge in telecommunications and information technology networks using internet protocol (IP) systems who can:

  • Forecast network growth for enterprise network planning
  • Design and manage IP based network telecommunications equipment
  • Implement convergence technologies in enterprise telecommunications networks
  • Design and manage optical and wireless network telecommunications architectures for high speed broadband capability

On successful completion of this course the student would obtain ICT60615 Advanced Diploma of Telecommunications Network Engineering. After completion of this course, you may opt to start a career in areas of network security or choose to pursue specialised and higher qualifications in the field of ICT.

Fees & Dates

Entry Requirements

Delivery Mode



Career Outcomes

Intake Dates:
2019: 4 November 2019

2020: 3 February, 6 April, 6 July, 7 September, 2 November

2019 Price: AU$17,000 (Learning materials included)

Enrolment Fee: $250

Duration: 104 weeks (2 years)

  • Minimum year 12 or equivalent plus basic computer skills and knowledge of Internet use
  • IELTS 5.5
  • TOEFL: 70 (minimum score of 18)
  • PTE: 42
  • or equivalent English language proficiency

  • Face to face at Brisbane Campus
    • In order to complete the academic requirements of this program students are required to have a suitable laptop and appropriate connectivity to access our Learning Management System. Please click here to view recommended laptop specifications.
  • Online support

Student Support Services Offered:

  • Optional Internship of up to 20 hours a week for 12 weeks
  • Dedicated trainers to facilitate with all training and assessment
  • Access to iLearn – our 24/7 learning management system
  • 24/7 access to online learning and assessment materials that comprise of recorded lectures, interactive digital resources, eBooks, PowerPoint’s and video links
  • Collaborate directly with Trainers, industry experts and peers
  • Free state of the art Language Literacy and Numeracy tools
  • Mentoring and job placement assistance

Uses a staggered assessment schedule with a range of methodologies such as:

  • Integrated (holistic) assessment applied through placement
  • Workplace case studies
  • Logbooks, reflective journals
  • Presentations

The Advanced Diploma of Telecommunications Network Engineering will provide you with credit into the following courses:

University Credits Awarded

8 subject credits towards Bachelor of Information Technology at JCU Brisbane (24 subjects in total)

Advanced Diploma of Telecommunications Network Engineering – CRICOS Course Code 099992C

Core Title
ICTPMG610 Develop a project management plan
ICTPMG611 Prepare a detailed design brief
ICTSUS601 Integrate sustainability in ICT planning and design projects
ICTTEN611 Produce an ICT network architecture design
BSBDES601 Manage design realisation
BSBDES602 Research global design trends
ICTNWK502 Implement secure encryption technologies
ICTNWK503 Install and maintain valid authentication processes
ICTNWK509 Design and implement a security perimeter for ICT networks
ICTNWK520 Design ICT system security controls

  • Telecommunications Network Administrator
  • Telecommunications Network Planner
  • Telecommunications Technical Officer or Technologist
  • Telecommunications Field Engineer
  • Telecommunications Network Designer
  • IP based Network Designer
  • Network Security Manager
  • Network Services Administrator
  • IP based Convergence Integrator


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