Telecommunication Network Engineering

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

The course has been designed to flow through the learner gaining core knowledge through to more specialized technical skills and knowledge. The learner starts with understanding how to develop a project plan to being able to forecast service demand including forecast network growth for enterprise network planning, design and manage IP based network telecommunications equipment, implement convergence technologies in enterprise telecommunications networks, and design and manage optical and wireless network telecommunications architectures for high speed broadband capability.

This qualification reflects the role of individuals in a variety of information and communications technology (ICT) roles who have significant experience in specialist technical skills, or managerial business and people management skills. Individuals in these roles carry out complex tasks in a specialist field, working independently, leading a team or a strategic direction of a business. They apply their skills across a wide range of industries and business functions, or as a business owner (sole trader/contractor).
The skills required for these roles may include, but are not restricted to:

  • telecommunications network engineering: managing logistics, organisational specifications, regulations and legislative requirements across network projects. 

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

Qualification 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
  • ICTNWK559 Install an enterprise virtual computing environment
  • ICTTEN618  Analyse and organise repair of highly complex networks

Entry Requirements

At Abbey College, students must have/or be:

  • Complex 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
  • For overseas students whose first language is not English an overall IELTS score of 5.5 or equivalent. OR
  • Pass an Abbey College Australia entry test designed to assess the level of English proficiency that is equivalent to IELTS Academic 5.5.

Here is a score comparison chart featuring popular English Proficiency Tests as well as Abbey’s English Placement Test:

English Proficiency Test Score Comparison Chart

Course Duration

Full Time – 104 Weeks

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

For tuition fees, please, contact us or one of our accredited educational agents.

Tuition Fee

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