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Diploma Of Software Development (ICT50715)

Course Description

IT, Programming

Course Overview

The Diploma of Software Development addresses skills and knowledge around programming and software development. The qualification facilitates careers in bespoke software product creation, and in the customisation of existing software products to answer evolving customer requirements.

Job Outcomes

  • Analyst Programmer Support
  • Assistant Programming Developer
  • Assistant Software Applications Programmer
  • Assistant Software Developer
  • Database Support Programmer
  • Web Support Programmer


  • Nationally Recognised Training

Course features

Upskilled Information Technology courses include detailed learning materials, assessments, online trainer support, and certification upon successful completion.

IT students also have access to Pluralsight’s online training library, a comprehensive online video training library delivered by those in the industry. The content is accessible 24/7 so you can study and further your skills whenever it suits you.

Recognition of prior learning

Participants often come with experience in one or more ICT competencies, vocationally acquired from a range of sources (both formal and otherwise). Upskilled acknowledges the validity of such experience and encourages candidates to apply for Recognition of Prior Learning where applicable. Upskilled’s RPL Calculator is a guide to initial RPL standing, although participants are sometimes entitled to further RPL as enrolment progresses.


  • ICTICT418 Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment
  • ICTPRG520 Validate an application design against specifications
  • ICTPRG418 Apply intermediate programming skills in another language
  • ICTPRG527 Apply intermediate object-oriented language skills
  • ICTPRG529 Apply testing techniques for software development
  • ICTPRG503 Debug and monitor applications
  • ICTPRG502 Manage a project using software management tools
  • ICTPRG523 Apply advanced programming skills in another language
  • ICTPRG501 Apply advanced object-oriented language skills
  • ICTPRG504 Deploy an application to a production environment
  • ICTPMG501 Manage ICT projects
  • ICTPRG508 Create mashups
  • ICTPRG515 Review developed software
  • ICTPRG604 Create cloud computing services
  • ICTPRG514 Prepare for software development using rapid application development
  • ICTICT509 Gather data to identify business requirements

*Upskilled may make changes to the course from time to time to reflect changes introduced to the relevant Training Package or other regulatory requirements.’

Payment options

Option 1 – Save 15% when paying upfront. Total course cost: $3,825

Option 2 – 24 Month Interest-free payment plan. No deposit, no interest to pay for 24 months. Get started for just $44 a week!

About Upskilled

By submiting an enquiry on this Diploma Of Software Development (ICT50715), you will receive a complimentary course consultation with Upskilled. Upskilled is a leading Registered Training Organisation (RTO) that innovates the effective and efficient delivery of vocational qualifications and short courses to working professionals, job seekers and school leavers. As one of the largest RTOs in Australia, they partner with businesses and career-minded individuals to secure superior measurable outcomes. (RTO code: #40374).

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