ICT20120 Certificate II in Applied Digital Technologies


This course provides learners with the foundation skills required to carry out basic computer operation and use applied digital technologies in various contexts.  Students will establish and develop skills across a range of common software programs and digital media, including digital imaging.  The qualification is suitable to students who are seeking general employment or wish to commence on a pathway toward a career in IT.

Entrance Requirements

Prior to enrolment all students must undertake a Language, Literacy and Numeracy assessment. To be deemed suitable to undertake this course, it is recommended students should be:

  • Enrolled in Year 11 or above at the time of commencing the course; AND
  • Achieving the following ACSF levels:
    • Learning 3
    • Reading 3
    • Writing 3
    • Oral Communication 3
    • Numeracy 3

Course Content

The qualification is comprised of the following 12 units of competency.

Core Units

  • BSBWHS211 Contribute to the health and safety of self and others
  • ICTICT213 Use computer operating systems and hardware
  • BSBSUS211 Participate in sustainable work practices
  • BSBTEC202 Use digital technologies to communicate in a work environment
  • ICTICT214 Operate application software packages
  • ICTICT215 Operate digital media technology packages


  • BSBTEC101 Operate digital devices
  • BSBTEC201 Use business software applications
  • BSBPEF201 Support personal wellbeing in the workplace
  • BSBPEF202 Plan and apply time management
  • ICTICT216 Design and create basic organisational documents
  • CUADIG202 Develop digital imaging skills

Note: Electives may be subject to change.

Delivery Mode

In class, online or blended.


Delivery plans can be negotiated over 12, 18 or 24 months, depending on the year group and school.

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