Diploma of Information Technology (Advanced Networking and Cloud Engineering specialisation)
TAFE Queensland - South Bank

Course outline

Advance your IT career with this diploma qualification and learn specialist skills in networking and cloud engineering. In this specialisation students will learn how to install and manage complex ICT environments and manage network security. Students will also learn how to use code to implement cloud infrastructure, and how to manage infrastructure in cloud environments.

Note

Applicants offered a place in this course who are not eligible for a subsidised enrolment will pay full fee. VET Student Loans and payment plans may be available to eligible applicants, refer to tafeqld.edu.au/study-with-us/what-it-costs/index.html for more information.

Combined diploma/degrees

The Diploma of Information Technology (Advanced Networking and Cloud Engineering) can be combined with other programs as listed below to attain the awards of Diploma of Information Technology (Advanced Networking and Cloud Engineering) from TAFE Queensland and the relevant degree from the university. Students undertake initial study at TAFE Queensland and complete the degree at the relevant university. Duration, location, mode of study, semester intake, electives and specialisations may vary. All mandatory university admission and English language requirements must be met before university enrolment is finalised. For more information contact the relevant university. Note: TAFE Queensland students making transition to the degree may need to wait six months to start with the semester one university intake.

To apply for a combined diploma/degree, applicants must select the Diploma of Information Technology (Advanced Networking and Cloud Engineering) for the relevant TAFE Queensland location on their application and nominate their preferred degree/university (one only). Applicants can list the stand alone diploma or the combined program but not both. Listing more than one is not needed because they have the same eligibility and ATAR/rank requirements.

D Information Technology (Advanced Networking & Cloud Engineering)/B Cyber Security

520252 Cairns/Griffith University (1C & 2F or 4P)

526252 Coomera/Griffith University (1CO & 2F or 4P)

511252 Mooloolaba/Griffith University (1C & 2F or 4P)

555250 South Bank/Griffith University (1CO & 2F or 4P)

503252 Townsville (Pimlico)/Griffith University (1C & 2F or 4P)

D Information Technology (Advanced Networking & Cloud Engineering)/B Information Technology

520252 Cairns/Griffith University (1C & 2F or 4P)

520252 Cairns/University of Southern Queensland (1C & 2F or 4P)

526252 Coomera/Griffith University (1CO & 2F or 4P)

526252 Coomera/University of Southern Queensland (1CO & 2F or 4P)

511252 Mooloolaba/Griffith University (1C & 2F or 4P)

511252 Mooloolaba/University of Southern Queensland (1C & 2F or 4P)

555250 South Bank/Griffith University (1CO & 2F or 4P)

555250 South Bank/University of Southern Queensland (1CO & 2F or 4P)

503252 Townsville (Pimlico)/Griffith University (1C & 2F or 4P)

503252 Townsville (Pimlico)/University of Southern Queensland (1C & 2F or 4P)

Course Options

You can study this course as a single qualification or choose one of the degree options below when applying and gain direct entry on successful completion of the diploma. Degree options may vary with each diploma start month.

Combined program

USQ – B Information Technology

GU – B Information Technology

Fee notes

For information regarding TAFE Queensland course fees, VET Student Loans, FEE-HELP or HECS-HELP visit tafeqld.edu.au/study-with-us/what-it-costs/index.html or telephone 1300 308 233. For combined TAFE Queensland/university courses, refer to entry under university for higher education component.

Prerequisites

Completion of Year 12 or attained Year 12 leaving age

Recommended study
Successful completion of a Certificate III level qualification from the ICT Information and Communication Technology Training Package or Industry Certifications in the field of the diploma you are applying for or prior Information Technology experience or
Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024

For more information about the ATAR/Selection Rank profile, please visit ATAR/Selection Rank profile explained.

Excluding: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made, excluding adjustment factors.
Including: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made including any adjustment factors that may have been applied.

Student Profile by Applicant background for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024

For more information about the Student profile, please visit Student profile explained.

Notes

Contact the institution for information.

Career opportunities

Cloud architect, cloud engineer, cyber security administrator, network engineer.

Course Code
555250
Start Date

Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025
5 Jun 2025

Fee

Sub *See notes

Level of Qualification
Diploma
Study Area
Information technology
Course Duration

1 year On campus with some online

Location
Brisbane