Program your career in digital media with our digital media technologies course. Delivered alongside the Certificate IV in Digital and Interactive Games, you’ll build your digital skills for a career in online marketing, animation, digital imaging, websites and games development.

In this digital media technologies course you’ll select your electives from a diverse range of units, allowing you to build specialist skills in the emerging information technology field.

You’ll learn:

  • animation
  • drawing
  • storyboarding
  • programming skills and knowledge

You’ll also enhance your workplace communication and business skills so you can communicate confidently with internal and external clients and with your colleagues.




National Code ICT40815
Study Areas Games Development
Study Level Certificate IV
Study Type Local
Study Mode

FT: 12 months
PT: flexible

Course Type Victorian TAFE Course
Campuses Box Hill Campus​​

Tuition Fee Type Estimated Annual Fee
Gov. Subsidised - Standard $3,783.00
Gov. Subsidised - Concession $757.00
Full Tuition Fee $8,853.00
Service Fees Estimated Annual Fees
Service & Amenities* $155.00
Core Skills Support** $75.00
Annual Material Fees $195.00
Retain Course Items*** No fee applies


* Does not apply to VETiS or Short course students.

** Does not apply to VETiS, International students, Short Courses, Graduate Degrees , or re-enrolling students who re-enrol in the same course.

***Retained Course Items are purchased by the student once prior to commencing. The course items bought by the student become the property of the student. Such items retain a generic application for other purposes outside the student's course of study (e.g. textbooks).

Annual student tuition & material fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Fees listed are for 2019 and may increase annually over the duration of delivery. Advertised start dates and delivery locations are subject to viable student numbers. For more information please contact our Course Advisors on 1300 BOX HILL.

This training is provided to eligible individuals with funds made available by the Commonwealth and Victorian Governments

February

For part time study options (including subjects and timetables) call the Institute

Full time: 12 months

Part time: flexible (the time taken to complete this course will vary depending on your input)

Box Hill

You should have:

  • successfully completed Year 12 or equivalent, or
  • successfully completed Year 11 and attend an interview, or
  • be a mature-age applicant or
  • be a current VCAL student (you may complete selected units in conjunction with your VCAL studies)

PRE-TRAINING REVIEW

To assist prospective students to determine whether a course is suitable and appropriate for the individual needs the Institute and CAE will assess all students’ language, literacy and numeracy and digital literacy by asking you to undertake a self-assessment review prior to the enrolment.

A course advisor will discuss the outcomes of the review and make recommendations about whether the course is suitable for you, and identify additional support where required.

Successful completion enables you to apply for:

  • a dual Certificate IV qualification in games
  • the Certificate IV in Digital Media Technologies
  • a diploma in games or programming 
  • a degree in media arts and games development and design

Direct entry and VTAC

This course is government accredited and has national recognition

The qualification is aligned with the Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) level 4

After successful completion of our digital media technologies course you may wish to apply for a range of employment opportunities, including roles as a:

  • support 2D/3D artist
  • assistant animator
  • assistant game designer
  • support games developer
  • assistant graphic/media designer
  • interaction media developer
  • support digital media developer
  • assistant PC games programmer

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ICTPRG406 APPLY INTRODUCTORY OBJECT-ORIENTED LANGUAGE SKILLS 60.0

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BSBWHS304 PARTICIPATE EFFECTIVELY IN WHS COMMUNICATION AND CONSULTATION PROCESSES 30.0

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ICTICT418 CONTRIBUTE TO COPYRIGHT, ETHICS AND PRIVACY IN AN ICT ENVIRONMENT 40.0

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ICTPRG418 APPLY INTERMEDIATE PROGRAMMING SKILLS IN ANOTHER LANGUAGE 80.0

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ICTGAM401 PRODUCE AN INTERACTIVE GAME 60.0

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ICTICT419 WORK EFFECTIVELY IN THE DIGITAL MEDIA INDUSTRY 30.0

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ICTGAM403 CREATE DESIGN DOCUMENTS FOR INTERACTIVE GAMES 30.0

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ICTPRG301 APPLY INTRODUCTORY PROGRAMMING TECHNIQUES 40.0

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ICTPRG405 AUTOMATE PROCESSES 40.0

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CUAANM302 CREATE 3D DIGITAL ANIMATIONS 75.0

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ICTGAM409 CREATE 3-D CHARACTERS FOR INTERACTIVE GAMES 40.0

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ICTGAM410 DEVELOP 3-D COMPONENTS FOR INTERACTIVE GAMES 50.0

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BSBCRT401 ARTICULATE, PRESENT AND DEBATE IDEAS 40.0

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CUAANM301 CREATE 2D DIGITAL ANIMATIONS 35.0

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CUASOU304 PREPARE AUDIO ASSETS 30.0

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ICTPRG410 BUILD A USER INTERFACE 50.0

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