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Certificate IV in Information Technology (Web Development)

CRICOS 106251M Course Code ICT40120

Entry IELTS 6.0 or equivalent
  • Full time
  • 6 Months
  • Mixed Delivery
  • On Campus
  • $10,800
  • Per Year
  • Moorabbin

This course is not available for International Students


Kickstart Your Web Development Career with Certificate IV in Information Technology (Web Development). Aspiring to be a web developer? Learn the skills to build websites and web applications. This specialization is your perfect portfolio-building entryway into the web development industry.

Career Opportunities

  • Web applications developer
  • UX & UI designer
  • assistant website designer
  • assistant website developer
  • assistant web marketing analyst
  • assistant digital media developer
  • digital media designer/developer

Pathway to further studies

  • ICT50220 Diploma of Information Technology (Front End Web Development)
  • ICT50220 Diploma of Information Technology (Back End Web Development)
  • ICT50220 Diploma of Information Technology (Advanced Programming)
  • BIS17 Bachelor of Information Systems

Studying the Certificate IV in Information Technology (Web Development) at Holmesglen

You will be mentored by experienced developers who will help you build stunning modern websites and prepare you for your future job as a full stack web developer. <p>You'll learn to build elegant, responsive websites and web applications using the tools and techniques required in industry. <p>Open lab sessions are available with experienced developers who can mentor and guide you through any learning challenges. This course focuses on the essential skills and knowledge needed to build front-end web sites and back-end applications.<p>You will learn to create rich, efficient, responsive (mobile ready) and accessible websites. <p>You’ll be trained in a number of in-demand technologies and skills such as: <br>HTML5<br>CSS3<br>JavaScript programming essentials <br>OOP (Object Orientated Programming)<br>DOM Manipulation with JavaScript<br>API requests with JavaScript<br>Web application development with JavaScript<br>JSON<br>GIT<br>User Interface and User Experience Design<br>Responsive Design<br>Bootstrap<br>Database Design (SQL)<br>PHP and WordPress<br>Deployment and Cyber Security.

Entry Requirements

1. Good passes at Year 11 or the overseas equivalent. <br>2. English language proficiency equivalent to IELTS 6.0 with no individual band score less than 6.0. For equivalent English language tests see <a href=""></a>. 3. Students must be at least 18years old at the commencement of the course.<p>Prior to enrollment or commencement of training you will be required to complete a literacy and numeracy assessment and a pre-training interview. <br>These will assist with determining your suitability to the course, verify your computer skills and identify any learning support needs.

Recognition of prior learning

You may be able to reduce the number of units to be studied in your chosen course by measuring skills acquired through work, life experiences or qualifications obtained from formal studies or training. AQF qualifications and statements of attainment issued by another registered training organisation will be recognised by Holmesglen. Read more about Recognition of Prior Learning, Credits and Advanced Standing.

Course Structure


This course is delivered both on campus and remotely via WebEx, at the same scheduled class time. Students can either attend on campus or join the class online.<p>Please note: International students can not attend remotely and must attend on campus for all classes.
Unit code Unit name
ICTPRG302 Apply introductory programming techniques
ICTICT451 Comply with IP, ethics and privacy policies in ICT environments
ICTICT443 Work collaboratively in the ICT industry
BSBXCS404 Contribute to cyber security risk management
ICTSAS432 Identify and resolve client ICT problems
ICTICT426 Identify and evaluate emerging technologies and practices
BSBCRT404 Apply advanced critical thinking to work processes
Unit code Unit name
ICTWEB431 Create and style simple markup language documents
ICTWEB452 Create a markup language document
ICTWEB433 Confirm accessibility of websites
ICTPRG437 Build a user interface
ICTWEB441 Produce basic client-side script
ICTWEB527 Research and apply emerging web technology trends
ICTWEB445 Implement content management systems
ICTWEB430 Produce server-side script for dynamic web pages
ICTWEB434 Transfer content to websites
ICTWEB432 Design website layouts
ICTWEB443 Implement search engine optimisations
ICTWEB450 Evaluate and select a web hosting service
ICTWEB444 Create responsive website layouts


Assessments are designed to provide learners with opportunities to demonstrate they have attained the required skills and knowledge using a range of practically based activities and tasks, as required by recognised standards.

How to apply

Apply Via Agent

Holmesglen recommends international students apply through one of our accredited student recruitment agents. This will assist you in the preparation of all application documents and ensure that you are well counselled on the Australian Government's Genuine Temporary Entrant (GTE) requirements for International students. Further information of the GTE requirements is available at:

To find out more, visit How to Apply for International Students.

If you have further questions about your application, please contact our International Centre:

T: 03 9564 1703


Visit How to Apply for more information on the application process.


Holmesglen may engage third parties to recruit students on behalf of the institute. Third party recruiters receive a commission and this will not impact on your fees.

Find out more about your rights and obligations as a student and the services we provide at Holmesglen.


Qualification and Recognition

On completion, you will receive the ICT40120 Certificate IV in Information Technology (Web Development) qualification.

Industry Connections


Tuition fees GST exempt Cost
International Fee $10,800 Per Year

Additional Course Cost

Web Hosting $5 - 10 per month recommended <br>1 TB External SSD Hard Drive, approximately $75 recommended

An additional administration fee may apply where the application is submitted directly to Holmesglen and not through a Holmesglen-approved education agent.

Tuition Fee Protection Service

The Tuition Protection Service (TPS) is an initiative of the Australian Government to assist international students whose education providers are unable to fully deliver their course of study for which tuition fees are paid. Read more about the TPS

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