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Certificate IV in Digital Media Technologies

National ID: ICT40815 | State ID: AVZ6

 

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Training Package Version:  2.0-3.0/14 Jan 2016
Do you prefer to work indoors, have a flair for design, digital imaging or layout?  Perhaps you’re already an artist and want to explore the digital medium.  Do you want to learn about video editing and special effects or how to create an interactive website? If so, then the Diploma of Digital Media Technologies - Multimedia Stream is just what you’re looking for.

Do you want to learn to program dynamic web pages and applications for mobile devices?  This course will give you a great start for a career in this challenging and ever changing area and can gain you entry into technology companies or give you the skills to strike out on your own.  This course provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to be competent to design, develop and use digital media technologies as an assistant information and communications technology (ICT) specialist working independently or as part of a larger development team. If so, then the Diploma of Digital Media Technologies - Programming Stream is just what you’re looking for.

Skills gained from Multimedia Stream:

  • Presenting and discussing ideas in an articulate manner
  • Understanding WHS communication and consultation processes
  • Authoring interactive media
  • Understanding copyright, ethics and privacy and how it applies in an IT environment
  • Evaluating and making the best use of online learning tools
  • Working effectively in the industry and supporting small scale projects
  • Programming concepts and processes
  • Using javascript to create interactive web pages
  • Creating and animating 3D models
  • Creating digital visual effects to enhance your video productions using Premiere Pro and After Effects
  • Using storyboards for your productions to enhance your workflow
  • Basic sound editing techniques
  • Producing and editing digital images in Photoshop
  • Techniques for illustrative work and graphic design.

Skills gained from Programming Stream:

  • Designing, coding and creating web pages using HTML, CSS3 and JavaScript
  • Designing, coding and creating mobile applications using HTML5
  • Troubleshooting and maintaining websites
  • Programming skills and knowledge that can be translated in many programming languages.

Additional Resources: 
On occasion there may be additional resources that learners are required to provide as part of their course.  Specific details will be provided in your Pre-Enrolment Pack.

VET Student Loan:  This course is NOT eligible for a VET Student Loan.

Entrance Requirements

Study pathway

Job opportunities

Entrance Requirements
Study pathway
Job opportunities

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

  • Assistant Animator
  • Assistant Designer
  • Assistant Digital Media Developer
  • Interactive Media Developer
  • Assistant Web Designer.


Digital Media graduates can work in a variety of roles as an assistant ICT specialist, either working independently or as part of a larger development team.

Further study opportunities:

Diploma of Digital Media Technologies, or a range of other Diploma qualifications.

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Overview

Course Overview

Where Geraldton
Duration

This course will take 2 semesters (12 months) of full time study.

HowFull-Time
WhenWas available Semester 1, 2017
Available Semester 2, 2017
Fees and charges

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Find details of all course costs on our Fees page here.

At Central Regional TAFE, three types of fees may be charged:

  • Course fees - set by the State Government and are calculated on the category of enrolment.  Students studying a certificate course may be eligible for a concession. Concession students pay 30% of the course fees (not incidental, resource or other fees).
  • Resource fees - covers materials purchased by the TAFE which will be consumed or transformed by students in the course of instruction, such as workshop materials & workbooks.
  • Other fees - charged for goods and services that are provided by the TAFE such as security, name badges and IT infrastructure. 

In addition to these fees, students may need to purchase textbooks, uniforms and other course specific equipment.

Units

1 CORE UNITS
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Articulate, present and debate ideasBSBCRT401AUM24
Author interactive mediaCUADIG401AWF51
Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environmentICTICT418AUU49
Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultation processesBSBWHS304AUH98
Support small scale ICT projectsICTPMG401AUV40
Use online learning toolsICTICT404AUU45
Work effectively in the digital media industryICTICT419AUU51
2 Group A - Web Development Specialist Electives
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Produce basic client-side script for dynamic web pagesICTWEB411AUP86
Produce server-side script for dynamic web pagesICTWEB415AUP87
3 Group B - Programming Specialist Electives
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Automate processesICTPRG405AUV52
4 Group C - Interactive Media Specialist Electives
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Create 3D digital animationsCUAANM302AWK03
Create digital visual effectsCUAANM402AWF63
Create storyboardsCUAPPM407AWH49
Design and create 3-D digital modelsICTGAM413AUT80
Perform basic sound editingCUASOU202AWF36
Produce and edit digital imagesICTDMT403AUT60
6 - Imported electives
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Develop mobile applicationsICTPRG409AUV57
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Course Overview

Where Geraldton
Duration

This course will take 2 semesters (12 months) of full time study.

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WhenWas available Semester 1, 2017
Available Semester 2, 2017
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  • Assistant Animator
  • Assistant Designer
  • Assistant Digital Media Developer
  • Interactive Media Developer
  • Assistant Web Designer.


Digital Media graduates can work in a variety of roles as an assistant ICT specialist, either working independently or as part of a larger development team.

Further study opportunities:

Diploma of Digital Media Technologies, or a range of other Diploma qualifications.

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Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Find details of all course costs on our Fees page here.

At Central Regional TAFE, three types of fees may be charged:

  • Course fees - set by the State Government and are calculated on the category of enrolment.  Students studying a certificate course may be eligible for a concession. Concession students pay 30% of the course fees (not incidental, resource or other fees).
  • Resource fees - covers materials purchased by the TAFE which will be consumed or transformed by students in the course of instruction, such as workshop materials & workbooks.
  • Other fees - charged for goods and services that are provided by the TAFE such as security, name badges and IT infrastructure. 

In addition to these fees, students may need to purchase textbooks, uniforms and other course specific equipment.

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1 CORE UNITS
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Articulate, present and debate ideasBSBCRT401AUM24
Author interactive mediaCUADIG401AWF51
Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environmentICTICT418AUU49
Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultation processesBSBWHS304AUH98
Support small scale ICT projectsICTPMG401AUV40
Use online learning toolsICTICT404AUU45
Work effectively in the digital media industryICTICT419AUU51
2 Group A - Web Development Specialist Electives
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Produce basic client-side script for dynamic web pagesICTWEB411AUP86
Produce server-side script for dynamic web pagesICTWEB415AUP87
3 Group B - Programming Specialist Electives
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Automate processesICTPRG405AUV52
4 Group C - Interactive Media Specialist Electives
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Create 3D digital animationsCUAANM302AWK03
Create digital visual effectsCUAANM402AWF63
Create storyboardsCUAPPM407AWH49
Design and create 3-D digital modelsICTGAM413AUT80
Perform basic sound editingCUASOU202AWF36
Produce and edit digital imagesICTDMT403AUT60
6 - Imported electives
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Develop mobile applicationsICTPRG409AUV57
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If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

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Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

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C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate II or Certificate III

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If you have completed a Diploma or Advanced Diploma qualification with Central Regional TAFE, you may be able to obtain credits towards a degree at Geraldton Universities Centre (GUC), Charles Sturt University, Central Queensland University and the University of Southern Queensland.

In addition to the arrangements in place with specific Universities, a Diploma or Advanced Diploma qualification from us will enable you to gain direct entry into related undergraduate degree courses in most Universities throughout Australia. You may also be eligible to gain credits with other Universities on a case-by-case basis.

 

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If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate II or Certificate III

If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate II or Certificate III

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