ICTICT206 - Install software applications

Unit code: ICTICT206 | Study level: TAFE
Footscray Nicholson
St Albans


This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to select, install or upgrade basic commercial software applications.  It applies to individuals who require basic information and communications technology (ICT) skills to undertake related tasks under supervision.


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Assessment tasks will be designed to reinforce and extend knowledge and skill competence within set and controlled parameters in accordance with each unit’s learning outcomes and performance criteria requirements, including the setting of work based practical application tasks designed to provide evidence of competence outcomes, within periodic and scheduled timelines.

Students will be expected to demonstrate the following required skills:

  • install software applications through operating system instructions;
  • configure computer to accept new software or upgrade, and;
  • carry out testing and acceptance according to organisational guidelines.

Required reading

The qualified trainer and assessor will provide teaching and learning materials as required in the form of workbooks produced by the Polytechnic and/or via the Polytechnic e-learning system.

As part of a course

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