Course Start Date
12 Jul 2021
9 Hours per week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- Traineeship Allowed
- This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
The nationally accredited Certificate IV in Screen and Media is designed to give you practical sought-after skills in your specialised screen and media area. Learn from experts and put your passion for creativity and storytelling to use in this dynamic and evolving field.
LEARN NEW SKILLS
Through a mix of theory and practical coursework, learn to:
- Articulate, present and debate ideas
- Create 3D digital animations and prepare video assets
- Design, apply, maintain and remove make-up
- Develop techniques for presenting to camera
- Write narration and material for current affairs, features and documentaries
DEVELOP YOUR TALENT
Develop the attributes to help you get ahead:
- Creative thinking and problem solving skills
- The ability to work as part of a team
- A design mindset with the ability to think critically
- Great communication and storytelling skills
- The ability to take direction
ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS
Completing this course provides you with:
- A nationally recognised qualification at Certificate IV level
- A strong pathway to continue your study and enhance your career opportunities
- Assistant producer
- Make-up artist (creative)
- Floor manager (film and television)
- Assistant director
- Digital artist
- Special effects operator
- Lighting supervisor (productions)
- Screen laboratory technician
- Website designer
- Editor (film and television)
- Camera operator
- Media announcer
- Multimedia graphic designer
- Radio producer
GROW YOUR CAREER
Take your career further with the:
- Diploma in Screen and Media
- Advanced Diploma in Screen and Media
This course is superseded. You can still enrol in this course, and you will be contacted if you need to transition into the next version when it is available.
WHAT WILL I LEARN?
This course focuses on digital content production. You will learn about the different forms of digital media, and will gain the skills and knowledge to help you understand how to create and edit images, sound, video, 2D/3D animation across a broad range of platforms. Learn what makes digital media work, and feel comfortable with its many forms.
To find out more about this course, meet our teachers and receive information about enrolment and next steps, attend an information session via videoconference.
|Wednesday, 2 June 2021||6:00pm to 7:00pm||https://tafensw.info/stl-CUA41215-DigitalContentProduction-infosession-join|
|Wednesday, 9 June 2021||12:00pm to 1:00pm or 6:00pm to 7:00pm||https://tafensw.info/stl-CUA41215-DigitalContentProduction-infosession-join|
|Wednesday, 16 June 2021||6:00pm to 7:00pm||https://tafensw.info/stl-CUA41215-DigitalContentProduction-infosession-join|
|Wednesday, 23 June 2021||12:00pm to 1:00pm or 6:00pm to 7:00pm||https://tafensw.info/stl-CUA41215-DigitalContentProduction-infosession-join|
This is an online course. You will need to study approximately 9 hours of course work a week, for 36 weeks.
You may also be required to complete approximately 8.4 hours of additional study each week, including private study, research, assignment preparation..
IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?
Students will learn to create and edit digital images, 2D and 3D animations, digital visual effects, author interactive media, create storyboards, edit sound and video content, produce interactive projects, and much more.
The employment pathways available to students who complete this course include: digital media developer for marketing, multimedia designer, animation assistant, advertising, publicity.
MORE ABOUT THIS COURSE
For help with further course information and enrolment, please call Customer Service on 131 601, or click the Enquire Now button near the top of this page.
SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT
For student services available to you such as Learning Support, Disability Services, Personal Counselling, Library Services and more, please visit https://www.tafensw.edu.au/student-services
Further support services for the duration of your course include:
Access to the Adobe Creative Cloud software (Photoshop, Premier Pro, Audition, After Effects, Animate and more)
Access to our Moodle, a learning management system (LMS) that has all the content for your course
Access to video tutorials on LinkedIn Learning
Access to Microsoft Office 365
We offer student services and study support to ensure you can achieve your goals. Learn about TAFE NSW Student Services
As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:
- LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com)
- Smarthinking - after hours online study support service
- Easy computing online short courses
- Access to local TAFE libraries
- Accessibility and Disability Support Services
- Access to Read&Write learning support software at TAFE and at home
The way you learn may change during your enrolment to ensure the best learning experience or to keep you safe as COVID-19 restrictions change, and some of our face to face classes may change to online or virtual classroom learning. Also, to ensure that we keep you safe while studying, we may modify our face to face classes to meet physical distancing requirements and increased cleaning on campus. If work placement and the demonstration of practical skills are requirements of your course, there may be a modification or delay in the planned timeframe due to COVID-19 impacts. Be assured, we'll keep you informed every step of the way.
An individual training plan will be provided when you enrol in this course. Your plan will outline the recommended study timetable and detail your units and assessments.
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to TAFE NSW and the NSW Government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.
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. Payment plans are available through TAFE NSW for Smart and Skilled eligible qualifications.
For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit Are You Eligible?
READ BEFORE YOU ENROL
Learn about TAFE NSW Fees
Learn about TAFE NSW Payment/Funding
Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.
Learn about Recognition at TAFE NSW Recognition
Enrolling with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. Be sure to read all course information carefully to make sure it is the right qualification, location and study type for you. Enrol and pay online via our secure payment gateway to secure your place. As you progress through the enrolment process you will be prompted to provide additional information.
For further information or assistance, call 131 601.
If you are interested in studying as a Trainee please call 131 601 for full details. (only if available as a trainee)
|CUAWHS302||Apply work health and safety practices|
|BSBCRT401||Articulate, present and debate ideas|
|BSBSMB301||Investigate micro business opportunities|
|CUADIG401||Author interactive media|
|CUAANM301||Create 2D digital animations|
|CUAANM302||Create 3D digital animations|
|CUAANM402||Create digital visual effects|
|CUAPOS401||Edit screen content for fast turnaround|
|CUASOU202||Perform basic sound editing|
|CUADIG304||Create visual design components|
|CUADIG403||Create user interfaces|
|CUADIG404||Apply scripting language in authoring|
Whether you're a school leaver, an aspiring apprentice, looking to kickstart a career, or you're upskilling, reskilling, or re-training, there's a TAFE NSW course to give you the skills you need for the job you want.
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