Telecommunication Network Engineering

Advanced Diploma of IT
Advanced Diploma of IT(Telecommunication Network Engineering)
ICT60220 I CRICOS CODE 105133C

Take your career in information communications Networking Engineering further with the Advanced Diploma of Telecommunications Network- ing Engineering at Abbey College Australia.

This advanced course was designed for people willing to embark in one of the largest industries in the world, the Information and Communica- tions Technology (ICT) industry. It encompasses anything that is involved with computers, including storing, retrieving, sending and manipulat- ing data and information and their installation, Network Designing, operation, repair and maintenance.

In a nutshell, the IT field in general works providing support, cyber security solutions, digital media tools, software development and program- ming, web and database design, networking infrastructure, business analysis, cloud computing, telecommunications, and management.

There are many types of information technology careers and opportunities available in Australia and internationally; The Telecommunications Network Engineering is one of the most required since it’s the base of the communications. The ICT sector forecast to add over 67,800 jobs in Australia from 2018 to 2023.1 By studying Telecommunications networking engineering, you’ll gain transferrable and diverse skills, and knowledge needed to perform at a strategic leadership level and deliver best-practice technological solutions tailored to the needs of your business or client.

Career Opportunities

Students successfully finishing the ICT60220 Advanced Diploma of Information Technology course may gain employment in a range of industries.

Examples of indicative job roles include:

  • Network engineering technical officer
  • telecommunications network manager
  • optical network designer
  • IP based convergence integrator
  • IP based optical network designer
  • network security manager

To view outcomes about employment prospects for this qualification see

Please be noted that work functions in the occupational areas listed above may be subject to licensing, regulations and registrations requirements. Students should contact the relevant State or Territory Department(s) to check for particular licensing/registration requirements in the State or Territory that you wish to work.

Course Units

  • BSBCRT611 Apply critical thinking for complex problem solving
  • ICTICT608 Interact with clients on a business level
  • BSBTWK502 Manage team effectiveness
  • ICTICT618 Manage IP, ethics and privacy in ICT environments
  • BSBXCS402 Promote workplace cyber security awareness and best practices
  • ICTSAD609 Plan and monitor business analysis activities in an ICT environment
  • ICTNPL413 Evaluate networking regulations and legislation for the telecommunications industry
  • ICTNWK612 Plan and manage troubleshooting advanced integrated IP networks
  • ICTPMG613 Manage ICT project planning
  • ICTTEN615 Manage network traffic
  • ICTTEN622 Produce ICT network architecture designs
  • ICTNWK544 Design and implement a security perimeter for ICT networks
  • ICTSUS604 Prepare business cases for sustainability and competitive advantage in ICT projects
  • ICTNWK561 Design enterprise wireless local area networks
  • ICTTEN614 Conduct network system optimisation and administration

Entry Requirements

At Abbey College, students must have/or be:

  • Computer skills with the ability to modify and save a document and to upload attachments.
  • Access to a computer and the internet
  • 18 years old or above to apply for this course.
  • Satisfactory completion of Year 12 of secondary education or its equivalent and/or
  • For overseas students whose first language is not English an overall IELTS score of 5.5 or equivalent


          Pass an Abbey College Australia entry test designed to assess the level of English proficiency.


Course Duration

  • Full Time – 104 Weeks
  • Classes Schedules: 15 hours class every week either through a 2-day morning session or a 3-day evening session. Additional 5 hours of online self paced study.
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Study Pathway

Preferred pathways for candidates considering this qualification include:

  • Graduates of the Diploma of Information Technology or other equivalent qualification or
  • Some vocational experience assisting in range of support roles without a formal business qualification.

After achieving the ICT60220 Advanced Diploma of Information Technology course may gain entry to a degree course in the same or similar field.

Tuition Fee

Tuition Fee

$18,000 / Full Course

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