Certificate IV in Information Technology (Programming)

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  • Awarded by

    Lumify Learn (RTO: 45994)

  • Qualification

    Certificate IV

  • Study Mode


  • Payment Options

    Payment planUpfront payment

  • Duration

    15 months

  • Start Date

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  • Course Fee

    Price may vary

  • Career Outcomes

    Software or Applications Programmer | Web Programmer | Programmer | Software Developer | View all

This course meets the Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government's National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that's recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.

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  • In a Nutshell

    If you have a knack for logical thinking and an interest in programming, then this ICT40120 Certificate IV in Information Technology (Programming) qualification from Lumify Learn could be an ideal way to start a rewarding programming career.

    Programming is one of the in-demand skills in today's economy, with number of job openings predicted to increase by 25% by 2026, and now is the perfect time to take advantage of this growth to kick-start your programming career. This course is designed in tandem with industry professionals to ensure optimum relevancy and by teaching you essential programming skills such as how to apply introductory programming techniques, how to apply introductory object-oriented language skills, how to build user interfaces for applications, how to apply query language in relational databases, as well as how to use Java, Python, and JavaScript, this qualification will ensure that you can perform competently in a range of junior programming and network maintenance positions available nationally.

    This course is delivered 100% online to enable you to fit study with your lifestyle, and by enrolling in the course you will also be eligible to take part in the Industry Partner Program, where Lumify Learn connect you with those recruiting for front-line roles in the market.

  • What You'll Need to Get In

    While there are no formal prerequisites for entry into the ICT40120 Certificate IV in Information Technology (Programming) course, the course is tailored for individuals who have some existing knowledge or experience in the field and are seeking to further develop their skills or advance in their careers.

  • Subject Breakdown

    While completing the ICT40120 Certificate IV in Information Technology (Programming) qualification from Lumify Learn, you will study the following subjects:

    Introduction to programming

    • ICTICT426 - Identify and evaluate emerging technologies and practices
    • ICTWEB452 - Create a markup language document
    • ICTPRG302 - Apply introductory programming techniques
    • ICTPRG430 - Apply introductory object-oriented language skills
    • ICTPRG441 - Apply skills in object-oriented design

    Building applications

    • ICTICT449 - Use version control systems in development environments
    • ICTPRG440 - Apply introductory programming skills in different languages
    • ICTPRG437 - Build a user interface
    • ICTICT435 - Create technical documentation
    • ICTSAS432 - Identify and resolve client ICT problems

    Managing software projects

    • ICTICT430 - Apply software development methodologies
    • ICTPRG433 - Test Software Developments
    • ICTDBS415 - Build a database
    • ICTDBS416 - Create basic relational databases
    • BSBXCS404 - Contribute to cyber security risk management

    Developing with databases

    • ICTPRG431 - Apply query language in relational databases
    • ICTICT451 - Comply with IP, ethics, and privacy policies in ICT environments
    • BSBCRT404 - Apply advanced critical thinking to work processes
    • ICTPRG432 - Develop data-driven applications
    • ICTICT443 - Work collaboratively in the ICT industry
  • Why Lumify Learn?

    Want to make your mark in the Information, Communications & Technology (ICT) industry? Looking for a qualification that’ll get you workplace ready? Need to build to right future-focus skills? Study with confidence when you study an ICT course with Lumify Learn.

    With innovative online courses in web development, information technology and more, Lumify Learn offers you industry-recognised training that’ll give you the confidence and skills to pursue your dream job in this thriving industry.

    Lumify Learn is part of the Lumify Group, Australia’s largest provider of corporate IT and process training. As partners of many world-class companies including Microsoft, Google and CISCO, your training will be up-to-date with the latest processes, technology and platforms. 

    At Lumify Learn, they’re all about making sure you have the resources conquer your study goals and achieve your career aspirations.

    Studying online doesn’t mean you have to feel alone. Be led and supported by expert tutors who will share their extensive knowledge from working in the IT field, and gain access to a supportive online community of peers where you can discuss coursework, study tips and assessments.

  • Where will this course take you?

    On completion of this course, you will be awarded the nationally recognised  ICT40120 Certificate IV in Information Technology (Programming) qualification from Lumify Learn. Successful completion of the course will mean that you have all the skills and knowledge, and are fully qualified, to commence an exciting career in programming.

  • Career Outcomes

    Wondering where a career in it could take you? Potential job outcomes may include: Potential IT career outcomes include: Database Administrator, Systems Administrator, ICT Security Administrator, Software or Applications Programmer, ICT Support Technician, ICT Test Engineer, ICT Manager, Junior Office Support, Help Desk Officer, Assistant Software Developer.

  • Let's talk price

    Lumify Learn offers payment plans to support students through their financial obligations of studying. 

    Two payment options are available: 

    Full Fee

    • Pay upfront and receive 10% discount

    Payment Plan

    • Fortnightly/Monthly interest-free payment plans
    • 18 or 24 month ZipMoney payment plans

    Enquire now to find out more detail on the payment options available for this course.

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