Diploma of Software Development

Qualification Code: ICT50715  |   CRICOS Course Code: 086689F

In this Diploma of Software Development, students can gain the knowledge and skills to be competent in programming and software development. A person with this qualification would create new software products to meet an initial project brief or customise existing software products to meet customer needs.

Course Structure

Total 16 units must be completed in order to successfully achieve this qualification.
10 core units of competency AND 6 elective units of competency


Pathway from the qualification are to further study in our ICT15 Advanced Diploma or other higher education sector qualifications.

Duration and Fees

The total duration will be 52 weeks including the breaks.

See: Academic Calendar & Fees


Term 1

  • Advanced Programming

Term 2

  • Evaluate and Communicate Business Requirements
  • Rapid Application Development

Term 3

  • Develop and Deploy Object Orientated Applications
  • Contribute to Organisational Privacy and Contingency Plans

Term 4

  • Project Management
  • Software Testing

What will I get from this course?

Job roles related to this course:

  • Analyst programmer support
  • Database support programmer
  • Web support programmer

Skills you will be developing:

  • Using project planning skills in relation to project scope, time, cost, quality,
    communications and risk management
  • Transferring and applying theoretical concepts and technical or creative skills to a range of situations with variety of sources
  • Taking personal responsibility and autonomy in performing complex technical operations or organising others
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