Diploma of Screen and Media (Interactive Media)

Diploma   NRT
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Start date:
Mon 12 Feb 2018
 –   Randwick
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  • Screen and Media course details

    Course description and aims

    This qualification reflects the role of individuals who possess a sound theoretical knowledge base and use a range of specialised, technical or managerial competencies to plan, carry out and evaluate the work of self and/or team in the film, television, radio and interactive media industries.

    Licensing/Regulatory Information
    National Standard for Licensing Persons Performing High Risk Work
    The National Standard for Licensing Persons Performing High Risk Work applies to persons performing dogging and rigging work. Completion of the following units is required for certification at either basic, intermediate or advanced levels:
    CPCCLDG3001A Licence to perform dogging
    CPCCLRG3001A Licence to perform rigging basic level
    CPCCLRG3002A Licence to perform rigging intermediate level
    CPCCLRG4001A Licence to perform rigging advanced level.

    National Code of Practice for Induction for Construction Work
    Sets and staging for some performances or events may fall within the definition of construction work. If so, people entering the construction site are required to complete the general induction training program specified by the National Code of Practice for Induction Training for Construction Work (Australian Safety Compensation Council, May 2007). Achievement of the unit 'CPCCOHS1001A Work safely in the construction industry' from the CPC08 Construction, Plumbing and Services Training Package fulfils this requirement.

    Other Requirements

    There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

    Course outcomes and careers

    Entry requirements

    Enrol at any location

    Full Time
    Course type:
    Interactive Media
    Course start:
    Mon 12 Feb 2018
    Course duration:
    1 Semester
    Financial Assistance:
    Smart & Skilled, VET Student Loan
    22 Hours per week
    Indicative course cost:
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    About offering:


    Attend this information session to meet with the teaching staff, discuss the course and get more information about enrolment and next steps.

    Wednesday 24 January 2018 from 1.00pm to 2.00pm at Randwick College, Building B, Level 1, Room B140, corner King Street and Darley Road Randwick.

    Indicative timetable:

    You will need to attend approximately 22 hours of class a week over 4 days. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look is: Monday to Thursday, 10:00am to 4:00pm.

    How to enrol or apply:

    To apply for this course you must meet the Smart and Skilled eligibility criteria: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled


    Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit http://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi to request a USI. Remember to add Sydney TAFE to your account via the Manage Permissions page (code: 90003, name: TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute).

    Find out more about applying and enrolling: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/applying-and-enrolling

    Fee information:


    Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.

    For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled.


    This course is approved for a Commonwealth VET Student Loan (VSL). If you meet the VSL eligibility and academic suitability requirements, you are able to apply to the Commonwealth for a loan to cover all or part of your course fee. We will ask you whether you would like to apply for a VET Student Loan when you enrol and advise you of the process.

    Find out more about VET Student Loans at http://studyassist.gov.au/sites/studyassist/vet%20student%20loans/pages/vet%20student%20loans

    Direct payment by Unit of Study instalments is available for this course.

    The Units of Study and associated fees for this course are detailed below. Fees are charged on the census day for each unit of study. To secure a loan for part or all of your course, you must be eligible and submit a valid application to the Commonwealth for a VET Student Loan. You may withdraw prior to the census date without incurring a fee.

    Find out about recognition: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/recognition

    Financial assistance: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/financial-assistance

    Units of Study

    CodeNameStart DateEnd DateCensusAmount
    UOS VSL-Diploma of Screen and Media 2018/02/122018/04/132018/03/05$1354.00
    UOS VSL-Diploma of Screen and Media 2018/02/122018/04/132018/04/03$1354.00
    UOS VSL-Diploma of Screen and Media 2018/04/302018/06/222018/06/04$1352.00


    NumberSubject nameNominal hours
    BSBCRT402Collaborate in a creative process40
    CUAANM501Create 3D digital character animation50
    CUAANM502Create 3D digital environments30
    CUAANM403Create titles for screen productions30
    CUAANM503Design animation and digital visual effects80
    BSBDES403Develop and extend design skills and practice30
    ICTWEB505Develop complex web page layouts40
    CUAPPR505Establish and maintain safe creative practice30
    BSBREL401Establish networks35
    BSBDES402Interpret and respond to a design brief20
    CUAIND502Maintain and apply creative arts industry knowledge50
    CUACMP501Manage copyright arrangements20
    CUAPOS402Manage media assets40
    BSBCRT501Originate and develop concepts30
    BSBPMG522Undertake project work60



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