Graduate Certificate in Telecommunications Network Engineering

ICT80615

Course Overview

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Description

This qualification reflects the role of a technical manager utilising a high level of technical management skills and knowledge in telecommunications networks and systems who can:

  • plan changes and analyse network problems over a wide range of telecommunications technologies at managerial/supervisory levels
  • diagnose problems and provide network management support
  • plan a project from a design specification, research telecommunications technologies to meet the required specifications and report on the implementation of the project plan
  • research and analyse the key concepts in design, construct and modify network management databases
  • evaluate management systems and procedures used by the telecommunications industry.
  • Licensing/Regulatory Information

    Work functions in the occupational areas where this unit may be used are subject to regulatory requirements. Refer to the ICT Implementation Guide Companion Volume or the relevant regulator for details of licensing, legislative or certification requirements.

    Student Outcomes

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    Satisfied with Training

    Percentage of graduates in the Engineering and Related Technologies field who were satisfied with the training (Diploma and above).

    Improved Work Status

    Percentage of graduates in the Engineering and Related Technologies field who started/expanded a business or who have a new job, more highly skilled work, a promotion or higher pay (Diploma and above).

    Salary

    The middle of the range of salaries earned by graduates in the Engineering and Related Technologies field starting their first ever full-time job after graduating (Diploma and above).

    Jobs

    Graduates of the Engineering and Related Technologies field (Diploma and above) are most often employed as:

    Technicians and Trades Workers

    29.4%

    Technicians and Trades Workers
    Professionals

    28.6%

    Professionals
    Labourers

    9.6%

    Labourers

    Industries

    Graduates of the Engineering and Related Technologies field (Diploma and above) are most often employed in:

    Transport, Postal and Warehousing

    19.9%

    Transport, Postal and Warehousing
    Mining

    14.4%

    Mining
    Professional, Scientific and Technical Services

    12.3%

    Professional, Scientific and Technical Services

    All statistics are supplied by the National Centre for Vocational Education Research.

    Financial Assistance

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    There are programs for all kinds of students; apprentices and trainees, new job starters, those re-entering the workforce, retraining for a new job or upgrading their skills for an existing job.

     

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    Subsidised Training

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    Unfortunately, no subsidies are currently available for this course.

    VET Student Loans

    Certain courses are eligible for a VET Student Loan from the Australian Government to assist students with paying tuition fees. The initial debt amount (including the loan fee, if applicable) plus indexation must be paid back once the loan recipient starts earning over a certain amount. The compulsory repayment threshold for the 2019-20 income year is $45,881.

    Australian Apprenticeships


    Australian Apprenticeships (also known as apprenticeships and traineeships) combine work with training in a nationally recognised qualification. Australian Apprenticeships are available to anyone of working age and offer opportunities to learn new skills and be paid in over 500 different jobs.

    Unfortunately, this qualification is not currently available as an Australian Apprenticeship.


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