Diploma of Digital Media Technologies
Be part of the next big thing in digital media
Do you have an artistic streak and an appetite for technology? Don’t choose between the two: merge your passions into a creative and challenging career in digital media design.
The Diploma of Digital Media Technologies could unlock a world of opportunities in online, interactive design and film production using software, Web 2 tools and mobile devices. That’s because you’ll learn the skills and knowledge to design, develop and refine digital media technologies in new and emerging areas, giving you a strong foundation to succeed in this rapidly growing industry.
Should I enrol?
This course is for anyone who wants to pursue a career in the rapidly growing digital media industry.
What will I learn?
- How to design and produce new media products in animation, interactive TV, web apps and games;
- The basics of digital media design;
- How to coordinate interactive media production;
- The copyright and ethics of designing games and applications.
How will I learn?
You will study online at your own pace. You’ll be required to complete written, practical and oral assignments. This course is paced over a 12-month period; however, there are no time constraints and you can take longer. You’ll receive full trainer support during your studies.
What are the entry requirements?
TrainSmart Australia will assess a students’ ‘academic suitability’ to ensure the student has the best chance of success. This is determined by either:-
- The student providing TrainSmart Australia with a copy of an Australian year 12 Certificate; or,
- The student providing TrainSmart Australia with a copy of a Certificate IV qualification (or above) or,
- The student completing the Core Skills Profile for Adults online assessment passing at or above Exit Level 3 in the Australian Core Skills Framework in both reading and numeracy.
What are my career prospects?
There are plenty of opportunities in this growing field, both as an independent specialist or as part of a team. Types of roles in the industry include digital media designer, interactive media designer, social media specialist, and sound and video editor.
How much is the course?
The maximum tuition fee for this course is $10,000. We offer a number of flexible payment options sure to suit your needs, including:
- 24 month interest-free payment plan. No deposit, no interest to pay for 24 months.
- VET Study Loan – Australian Government income contingent loan which allows you to study now and pay later.
VET Study Loan is available
VET Study Loan is an Australian Government loan program available to Australian citizens. For this Diploma of Digital Media Technologies you can borrow a $10,000 VET Student Loan which you will pay back once you are earning above a certain threshold.
You will study 18 units as listed below.
|ICTPRG409||Develop mobile applications|
|ICTPRG418||Apply intermediate programming skills in another language|
|ICTPRG527||Apply intermediate object-oriented language skills|
|ICTWEB501||Build a dynamic website|
|ICTWEB502||Create dynamic web pages|
|ICTWEB516||Research and apply emerging web technology trends|
|ICTGAM504||Manage interactive media production|
|ICTICT418||Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment|
|ICTWEB429||Create a markup language document to specification|
|BSBCRT501||Originate and develop concepts|
|BSBLDR502||Lead and manage effective workplace relationships|
|BSBWOR502||Lead and manage team effectiveness|
|ICTICT511||Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the enterprise|
|ICTICT515||Verify client business requirements|
|ICTPMG501||Manage ICT projects|
|BSBWHS501||Ensure a safe workplace|
|ICTICT406||Build a graphical user interface|
|ICTICT419||Work effectively in the digital media industry|
Complimentary services and career guidance
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For more information about the many benefits of learning with us at TrainSmart Australia, about VET Student Loans or about our complimentary career guidance service, simply submit your details online or call now on 1300 855 517