Qualification details

ICT50615 - Diploma of Website Development (Release 3)


Usage recommendation:
Supersedes and is equivalent to ICA50611 - Diploma of Website DevelopmentUpdated to meet Standards for Training Packages. 24/Mar/2015
Is superseded by ICT50120 - Diploma of Information Technology 20/Jul/2020

ReleaseRelease date
3 (this release) 30/Jan/2019
(View details for release 2) 14/Jan/2016
(View details for release 1) 25/Mar/2015


SchemeCodeClassification value
ANZSCO Identifier 261212 Web Developer 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0299 Other Information Technology 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 421 Diploma 
Taxonomy - Industry Sector N/A Public Administration,Website and Database Development,Interactive Digital Media 
Taxonomy - Occupation N/A Web Production Manager,Web Business Development Manager,Intranet Engineer,Web Usability Engineer,eCommerce Architect,WAP Designer,Web Master,Website Group Manager,Web Development Manager,Web Developer,Website Administrator,eBusiness Development Officer,Information Architect 

Classification history

SchemeCodeClassification valueStart dateEnd date
ANZSCO Identifier 261212 Web Developer 30/Jul/2015 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0299 Other Information Technology 30/Jul/2015 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 421 Diploma 25/Mar/2015 
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Modification History



Release 3

This version released with ICT Information and Communications Technology Training Package version 4.0.

Release 3 created to making updates to the elective list.

Release 2

This version released with ICT Information and Communications Technology Training Package version 2.0.

Release 2 created to update unit codes.

Release 1

This version first released with ICT Information and Communications Technology Training Package Version 1.0.

Qualification Description

This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to design, build and manage websites as an independent web developer or as part of a team.

Licensing/Regulatory Information 

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

Entry Requirements


Packaging Rules

Total number of units = 20 

8 core units  plus

12 elective units 

The elective units consist of:

  • up to 12 from the elective units listed below
  • up to 4 from elsewhere in ICT Information and Communications Technology Training Package or any other Training Package or accredited course at Diploma or Advanced Diploma level.

The elective units chosen must be relevant to the work outcome and meet local industry needs.

Core units 

BSBWHS501 Ensure a safe workplace

ICTDBS504 Integrate database with a website

ICTICT418 Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment

ICTICT515 Verify client business requirements

ICTWEB501 Build a dynamic website

ICTWEB502 Create dynamic web pages

ICTWEB503 Create web-based programs

ICTWEB516 Research and apply emerging web technology trends

Elective units 

BSBEBU501 Investigate and design e-business solutions

BSBSUS401 Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices

ICTDBS415 Build a database

ICTDBS502 Design a database

ICTICT406 Build a graphical user interface

ICTICT503 Validate quality and completeness of system design specifications

ICTICT509 Gather data to identify business requirements

ICTICT514 Identify and manage the implementation of current industry specific technologies

ICTICT517 Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the organisation

ICTNWK421 Install, configure and test network security

ICTNWK514 Model preferred system solutions

ICTPMG501 Manage ICT projects

ICTPRG413 Use a library or pre-existing components

ICTPRG415 Apply skills in object-oriented design

ICTPRG418 Apply intermediate programming skills in another language

ICTPRG425 Use structured query language

ICTPRG430 Apply introductory object-oriented language skills

ICTPRG503 Debug and monitor applications

ICTPRG504 Deploy an application to a production environment

ICTPRG505 Build advanced user interface

ICTPRG506 Design application architecture

ICTPRG507 Implement security for applications

ICTPRG509 Build using rapid application development

ICTPRG512 Prepare for the build phase of an ICT system

ICTPRG513 Coordinate the build phase of an ICT system

ICTPRG515 Review developed software

ICTPRG523 Apply advanced programming skills in another language

ICTPRG527 Apply intermediate object-oriented language skills

ICTPRG531 Prepare for application development using current methods

ICTPRG532 Apply advanced object-oriented language skills

ICTPRG601 Develop advanced mobile multi-touch applications

ICTSAD501 Model data objects

ICTSAD502 Model data processes

ICTSAD506 Produce a feasibility report

ICTSAS504 Develop and conduct client acceptance test

ICTSAS505 Review and update disaster recovery and contingency plans

ICTSAS519 Perform systems tests

ICTTEN516 Produce technical solutions from business specifications

ICTWEB504 Build a document using eXtensible markup language

ICTWEB505 Develop complex web page layouts

ICTWEB506 Develop complex cascading style sheets

ICTWEB508 Develop website information architecture

ICTWEB509 Use site server tools for transaction management

Qualification Mapping Information

Code and title 

current version 

Code and title 

previous version 


Equivalence status 

ICT50615 Diploma of Website Development (Release 2)

ICT50615 Diploma of Website Development (Release 1)

Updated unit codes.

Equivalent qualification


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