Offering Info

Certificate IV in Digital Media Technologies

  • National Course Code: ICT40815
  • TAFE NSW code: ICT40815-01V03-19STL-423

Location – St Leonards Campus

Study Type


Course Start Date

22 Jul 2019

Hours Per Week



36 Weeks

  • Nationally Recognised Training
  • This training is subsidised by the NSW Government

Course Details

This qualification 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

Licensing/Regulatory Information
No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.
There are no entry requirements for this qualification
You will be required to do approximately 9 hours of work such as reading and completing tasks each week.

Without prior experience, you will learn to create 2D and 3D animations, digital visual effects, author interactive media, create storyboards, edit sound and screen content, create online content, present your ideas, produce projects, and much more. You can then progress to diploma and other higher level courses.

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This course is delivered completely online. Once enrolled you will have up to 36 weeks to complete the course. Study of the units in the Course is online self-paced with scheduled tutorial sessions as required.

Depending on your previous qualifications and experience your fee may decrease from the maximum shown.
Payment by instalment may also be available. Your fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.


This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to TAFE NSW and the government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.

The fee category that will apply to you depends on your eligibility and your individual circumstances. Your fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.

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Incidental Cost
  • Student Association - $20.00

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Core Units
Number Title
BSBCRT401 Articulate, present and debate ideas
CUADIG401 Author interactive media
ICTICT418 Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment
BSBWHS304 Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultation processes
ICTPMG401 Support small scale ICT projects
ICTICT404 Use online learning tools
ICTICT419 Work effectively in the digital media industry
Elective Units
Number Title
CUAANM301 Create 2D digital animations
CUAANM302 Create 3D digital animations
CUAANM402 Create digital visual effects
CUAPPM407 Create storyboards
ICTDMT401 Create visual design components for digital media
CUAPOS401 Edit screen content for fast turnaround
CUASOU202 Perform basic sound editing
ICTDMT403 Produce and edit digital images
ICTWEB414 Design simple web page layouts

Note: Not all elective units listed may be available to study, please enquire for more information.

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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Phone 131 601

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