Information, Digital Media and Technology – Certificate III

The Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology will provide you with a broad skill base to make you highly employable in a number of IT areas. You’ll learn digital design skills, image handling, fundamental web design concepts, how to write for the web and simple HTML coding. You’ll also learn how to provide front-end website support and maintenance, and computer hardware maintenance.

HSC credit ATAR pathway
min 5 Yes

The Certificate III in Information, Digital Media and Technology will provide you with a broad skill base to make you highly employable in a number of IT areas. You’ll learn digital design skills, image handling, fundamental web design concepts, how to write for the web and simple HTML coding. You’ll also learn how to provide front-end website support and maintenance, and computer hardware maintenance.

Outcome on completion of your HSC

  • Certificate III in Information Digital Media & Technology ICT30118 in ICT Integrated Telecommunications Training Package.
  • A career path into the information technology and communications industry.
  • Advanced standing into Certificate IV in Information and Communications Technology courses.

Course delivery

  • Both on the job and off the job and can be delivered face-to-face, flexibly or mixed mode
  • The SBT term is calculated in months from the date of commencement to 31 December of the HSC year

Commitment required

  • Undertake a minimum of 100 days in paid employment and training.
  • Undertake Certificate III Information Digital Media & Technology course as part of your HSC.
  • The employment and training can be undertaken during school time, after school and during school holidays.

How will you be assessed?

  • Both on the job and off the job through written tests, project work and practical exercises.
Course ATAR eligibility HSC unit credit

Information, Digital Media & Technology

Yes

Minimum 5 units over two years towards your HSC for the formal training component (VET course).

Industry-based Learning course

(optional)

No

This optional course recognises the significant work component involved in the school based apprenticeship.

The course offers an additional 4 units credit towards your HSC.

This HSC VET course does not contribute towards the calculation of the ATAR.

For further information about how to sign up to this school based apprenticeship please speak with your Careers Adviser.

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