ICT50115 Diploma of Information Technology


Course Overview

The Diploma of Information Technology equips students with a wealth of IT skills during the ever evolving world of technological advancement. Learner capabilities goes beyond software use to website creation, network security, administrative skills and programming logic development.

This Diploma provides you with the knowledge and tools required to keep you up to-date with the ever developing technologies requirements as they emerge.

The Diploma of Information Technology is your gateway into the growing IT sector where you will graduate with a range of IT skills which will allow you to succeed.

Please refer Pathway & Articulation arrangements on our website on pathways

Delivery mode and location

This qualification is delivered in the classroom at the Islamabad Campus located at: Plot 359, street 5, I-9/3 Islamabad Capital Territory, 44000

Course Duration

This qualification is delivered over 52 weeks, which consists of 40 weeks of 40 classroom hours per week, and 12 weeks of holidays.

Career Outcomes

Graduates may find employment in a variety of technological sectors from networking, ICT support, database development, programming and web development, with roles starting from entry level administrator to technical management.

Education Pathways

Students may be able to study the Australian ICT60115 Advanced Diploma of Information Technology Qualification, as well as other Advanced Diploma qualifications.

Students that Graduate from APiT and are looking for a pathway into Australian Bachelors, may receive advanced standing in a 3-year Australian Information Technology Bachelor Program, as well as other Australia Bachelor Degrees.

Please refer to Pathway & Articulation arrangements on our website.

Students should contact each higher education institute to enquire as to the availability of advanced standing.

Course Structure

APiT has selected 4 core units and 16 elective units of competency in consultation with Industry which meet the Training Package requirements of the ICT50115 Diploma of Information Technology, to enable you to attain develop sound theoretical IT skills and knowledge that increases your future educational and employment opportunities.

Unit Code Unit Name
BSBSUS501 Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability Core
BSBWHS501 Ensure a safe workplace Core
ICTICT509 Gather data to identify business requirements Core
ICTICT511 Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the organisation Core
ICTWEB411 Produce basic client-side script for dynamic web pages Elective
ICTWEB429 Create a markup language document to specification Elective
ICTWEB501 Build a dynamic website Elective
ICTWEB502 Create dynamic web pages Elective
ICTWEB504 Build a document using extensible mark-up language Elective
CTNWK501 Plan, implement and test enterprise communication solutions Elective
ICTNWK529 Install and manage complex ICT networks Elective
ICTICT501 Research and review hardware technology options for organisation Elective
ICTICT508 Evaluate vendor products and equipment Elective
ICTSAD505 Develop technical requirements for business solutions Elective
ICTPMG501 Manage ICT projects Elective
ICTICT419 Work effectively in the digital media industry Elective
BSBCRT501 Originate and develop concepts Elective
CUADIG502 Design digital applications Elective
BSBLDR511 Develop and use emotional intelligence Elective
BSBWOR502 Lead and manage team effectiveness Elective

Entry Requirements

Applicants must have satisfactorily completed Year 12 education, or its Pakistani equivalent i.e F.A, F.Sc, D.Com,
DAE, ICS, A Levels etc.

You are required to participate in a Pre-Training Review to assess your English language level and numeracy skills, as well as your suitability for the course. The Pre-Training Review will include:

  • An online Numeracy Test
  • The APIT administered Oxford Placement Test that requires placement at CEFRT Level B2 (equivalent to IELTS 5.5)
  • An Interview to identify your prior experience, existing knowledge, skills and suitability for the course.*

The Pre-training Review is used to determine the level of additional support and/or reasonable adjustment required for you to successfully complete the course.

Credit Transfer and Recognition of Prior Learning

Students may be granted RPL (Recognition of Prior Learning) or CT (Credit Transfer) if they are able to demonstrate that they have achieved the level of skills and knowledge equivalent to the unit they seek credit for through work experience, through life experiences or similar study at another institution.

Students can apply for credit transfer or RPL at the time of enrolment.

Applicants applying for RPL/CT should submit the RPL/CT application along with their original supporting documents to Student Administration. Where RPL is being applied, the student must submit all relevant evidence of work experience and where learning has occurred.

Training Delivery Arrangements

Classes are held in full time face-to-face sessions in fully equipped classrooms.

Students are provided with material for learning and activities and have access to Australian Pacific Institute of Technology library resources.

All learning material are provided as part of the course material fee.

Assessment Arrangements

Assessment methods used for this qualification provides a range of ways for individuals to demonstrate that they have met the required outcomes including:

  • Projects
  • Presentations
  • Report writing
  • Observations
  • Questioning (oral or written)

Additional Support

All students are provided with a range of learning support options and resources to help them achieve competency in the same way as any other person regardless of whether support services have been required. This may include:

  • Student Counsellor
  • Mentoring from Trainers.
  • Additional classes, tutorials and workshops.
  • Online support and exercises for some courses.
  • Computer and technology support.
  • Referral to external support services.

Australian Pacific Institute of Technology will provide additional support for any students experiencing:

  • Disability and access issues;
  • Language barriers;
  • Language, literacy and numeracy issues;
  • Any other issues that may affect their ability to achieve their training goals.

Where there is perceived difficulty in achieving learning goals, the trainer will discuss these issues with the student.


APIT offer a competitive package with easy to pay instalments, as well as all learning & activities materials included (no hidden cost).

Course Diploma of Information Technology (ICT50115)
Course Duration  12 Months / 52 weeks
Full Tuition Fee PKR 250,000*
*12 Monthly Tuition Instalments PKR 20,833
Learning Resources Fee PKR 25,000 (Non-Refundable)
Enrolment Fee PKR 25,000 (Non-Refundable)

How to Enrol

You can find and fill APiT’s online application form at Application Form. Otherwise please visit APiT’s Islamabad Campus and fill in a hardcopy application form in person.

Prior to enrolling, please make sure you download and read APIT Student Handbook which can be found at Student Handbook.

Contact Details

Please contact our office on +92 51 4859086 or email at info-pakistan@apit.edu.au

Alternatively, please visit our Islamabad Campus at Plot 359, street 5, I-9/3 Islamabad

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