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Certificate IV in Programming

Career Area:Information Technology National Code:ICT40515
Certificate IV in ProgrammingThis qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to develop basic programming skills in the most commonly used programming languages.

An individual with this qualification could work as an assistant programmer in a team of software developers, or as a support programmer to senior programmers or systems analysts.

Licensing/Regulatory Information
No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification

Prior Learning

For further information please refer to the Recognition area of the Hunter TAFE website.

Students with Disabilities

If you are considering studying with Hunter TAFE and are unsure what impact your disability may have on your study, please feel free to contact Disability Services to find out!

Delivery Locations, Important Dates, Study Options and Timetables

Ourimbah Campus

Course Availability

Start Date Study Options How to Enrol Proposed Timetable Fees & Charges Units of Competency Important Information
Various
Thanks for visiting! We are currently taking enquiries for this course.

Depending on demand, this course may be available to study full-time. Students can discuss options to study flexibly, on campus, with a mix of campus and online or in the workplace.

This training may be subsidised by the NSW Government.

This course is also available as a Traineeship.

We encourage you to enquire now so we can keep in touch with you on when and how to enrol.

Alternatively call us on 131 225

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Attendance will be advised. The 2017 Smart and Skilled Schedule prices are:

First Qualification Fee is $1,980.00
Second Qualification Fee is $2,310.00

The Concession Fee for this course is $240.00. You may also be eligible for a fee exemption. Your eligibility for a concession or exemption will be confirmed at enrolment.

The fees indicated above are based on students who have been approved for training subsidised by the NSW Government. If you do not qualify for training subsidised by the NSW Government, please do not hesitate to contact us on 131 225 to find out how we can assist you to achieve your study and career goals.

Students can pay their fee upfront or undertake an Instalment Plan which will commence at the time of enrolment. The Fee and Refund Policy advises students of their obligations with regards to student fees and additional costs, and eligibility requirements for refunds. A copy of the Instalment Plan Agreement and the Fee and Refund policy can be found on the TAFE NSW - Hunter & Central Coast website.

If your employer is covering the cost of your student fees, a letter or purchase order from your employer

The Hunter TAFE Fee and Refund Policy advises students of their obligations with regard to student fees and additional costs, and eligibility requirements for refunds. The policy can be found on the Hunter TAFE website.

Some programs at Hunter TAFE attract additional costs over and above the Student Qualification Fee and include essential equipment that is retained by you on completion of study.

If enrolling in this course, students will need to purchase the following essential equipment. Estimated costs are listed below:

USB Memory Stick (8GB or greater) $20 (approx)
Murach's Visual Basic 2012 - Anne Boehm, ISBN 978-1-890774-73-8 $79.00
or
eBook: www.murach.com USD $45.00
The Java Way, 3rd Edn Gerard Sparke ISBN 978-0-646-54746-6 $69.00

This is an indication of what Units of Competency may be studied in this qualification, and will be confirmed prior to enrolment. To discuss with a member of our team, submit an enquiry online or call 131 225.


  • ICTDBS403 - Create basic databases
  • ICTICT417 - Identify, evaluate and apply current industry-specific technologies to meet industry standards
  • ICTICT418 - Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment
  • ICTPMG401 - Support small scale ICT projects
  • ICTPRG402 - Apply query language
  • ICTPRG403 - Develop data-driven applications
  • ICTPRG404 - Test applications
  • ICTPRG405 - Automate processes
  • ICTPRG406 - Apply introductory object-oriented language skills
  • ICTPRG410 - Build a user interface
  • ICTPRG413 - Use a library or pre-existing components
  • ICTPRG414 - Apply introductory programming skills in another language
  • ICTPRG415 - Apply skills in object-oriented design
  • ICTPRG419 - Analyse software requirements
  • ICTSAD401 - Develop and present feasibility reports
  • ICTWEB409 - Develop cascading style sheets
  • ICTWEB411 - Produce basic client-side script for dynamic web pages
  • ICTWEB429 - Create a markup language document to specification
Enquire Now
Ourimbah Campus campus
Semester: Semester Various,
Study Options: , , weeks
How to Enrol: Thanks for visiting! We are currently taking enquiries for this course.

Depending on demand, this course may be available to study full-time. Students can discuss options to study flexibly, on campus, with a mix of campus and online or in the workplace.

This training may be subsidised by the NSW Government.

This course is also available as a Traineeship.

We encourage you to enquire now so we can keep in touch with you on when and how to enrol.

Alternatively call us on 131 225
Proposed Timetable: Attendance will be advised.
Information Session:
Fees & Charges: The 2017 Smart and Skilled Schedule prices are:

First Qualification Fee is $1,980.00
Second Qualification Fee is $2,310.00

The Concession Fee for this course is $240.00. You may also be eligible for a fee exemption. Your eligibility for a concession or exemption will be confirmed at enrolment.

The fees indicated above are based on students who have been approved for training subsidised by the NSW Government. If you do not qualify for training subsidised by the NSW Government, please do not hesitate to contact us on 131 225 to find out how we can assist you to achieve your study and career goals.

Students can pay their fee upfront or undertake an Instalment Plan which will commence at the time of enrolment. The Fee and Refund Policy advises students of their obligations with regards to student fees and additional costs, and eligibility requirements for refunds. A copy of the Instalment Plan Agreement and the Fee and Refund policy can be found on the TAFE NSW - Hunter & Central Coast website.

If your employer is covering the cost of your student fees, a letter or purchase order from your employer

The Hunter TAFE Fee and Refund Policy advises students of their obligations with regard to student fees and additional costs, and eligibility requirements for refunds. The policy can be found on the Hunter TAFE website.

Some programs at Hunter TAFE attract additional costs over and above the Student Qualification Fee and include essential equipment that is retained by you on completion of study.

If enrolling in this course, students will need to purchase the following essential equipment. Estimated costs are listed below:

USB Memory Stick (8GB or greater) $20 (approx)
Murach's Visual Basic 2012 - Anne Boehm, ISBN 978-1-890774-73-8 $79.00
or
eBook: www.murach.com USD $45.00
The Java Way, 3rd Edn Gerard Sparke ISBN 978-0-646-54746-6 $69.00
Units of Competency:

This is an indication of what Units of Competency may be studied in this qualification, and will be confirmed prior to enrolment. To discuss with a member of our team, submit an enquiry online or call 131 225.


  • ICTDBS403 - Create basic databases
  • ICTICT417 - Identify, evaluate and apply current industry-specific technologies to meet industry standards
  • ICTICT418 - Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment
  • ICTPMG401 - Support small scale ICT projects
  • ICTPRG402 - Apply query language
  • ICTPRG403 - Develop data-driven applications
  • ICTPRG404 - Test applications
  • ICTPRG405 - Automate processes
  • ICTPRG406 - Apply introductory object-oriented language skills
  • ICTPRG410 - Build a user interface
  • ICTPRG413 - Use a library or pre-existing components
  • ICTPRG414 - Apply introductory programming skills in another language
  • ICTPRG415 - Apply skills in object-oriented design
  • ICTPRG419 - Analyse software requirements
  • ICTSAD401 - Develop and present feasibility reports
  • ICTWEB409 - Develop cascading style sheets
  • ICTWEB411 - Produce basic client-side script for dynamic web pages
  • ICTWEB429 - Create a markup language document to specification
Important Information:

Disclaimer

Courses will run subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability is subject to review and change.