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Overview

Course code:

CUA41215

CRICOS:

093371C

Start date(s):

February, July

Course length:

Full Time: 6 months

Campus:

Waverley

The Certificate IV in Screen and Media will provide you with an introduction to digital media skills that apply to the fields of film and television, animation and interactive multimedia.

You will study subjects designed to produce a folio of work that can be used for entry to screen and media courses at both diploma and degree level.

You will learn drawing, storyboarding, animation, design, visual effects, vision and sound editing and screen production skills.

After successfully completing this course, you can apply directly to Holmesglen for entry to the CUA51015 Diploma of Screen and Media in either the Short Film or Animation streams.


Course structure

ASSESSMENT

Assessments are designed to provide learners with opportunities to demonstrate they have attained the required skills and knowledge using a range of practically based activities and tasks, as required by recognised standards.

SUBJECTS

Code

Name

BSBCRT401

Articulate, present and debate ideas

BSBSMB301

Investigate micro business opportunities

CUAWHS302

Apply work health and safety practices

BSBDES403

Develop and extend design skills and practice

CUAACD301

Produce drawings to communicate ideas

CUAACD304

Make scale models

CUAANM301

Create 2D digital animations

CUAANM303

Create 3D digital models

CUADIG304

Create visual design components

CUALGT301

Operate basic lighting

CUASET401

Make sets

CUASOU407

Edit sound

CUAWRT301

Write content for a range of media


Entry requirements

Good passes at Year 11 level or the overseas equivalent and preferably some relevant work experience.

English language proficiency equivalent to IELTS 5.5 (Academic).

RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING

You may be able to shorten the length of your chosen course by measuring skills acquired through work, life experiences or qualifications obtained from formal studies or training. AQF qualifications and statements of attainment issued by another registered training organisation will be recognised by Holmesglen. Read more about Recognition of Prior Learning, Credits and Advanced Standing.


Outcomes

QUALIFICATION AND RECOGNITION

After completing this course, you will receive the nationally endorsed CUA41215 Certificate IV in Screen and Media.

PATHWAYS

Graduates may apply for entry into related courses offered at diploma level.

If you successfully complete this course, you will be given direct access to the screen and media course at Holmesglen, with the opportunity to study the CUA51015 Diploma of Screen and Media.

Graduates who successfully complete this course can also seek entry into the first year of Film and Television Degree programs at many Universities.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

- Camera operator
- Sound and lighting operator
- Film maker
- Animator
- Screen writer.


How to apply

APPLY VIA AGENT

Holmesglen recommends international students apply through one of our accredited student recruitment agents. This will assist you in the preparation of all application documents and ensure that you are well counselled on the Australian Government's Genuine Temporary Entrant (GTE) requirements for International students. Further information of the GTE requirements is available at: https://www.homeaffairs.gov.au.

To find out more, visit How to Apply for International Students.

If you have further questions about your application, please contact our International Centre:

T: 03 9564 1703

E: intl@holmesglen.edu.au

RECRUITMENT

Holmesglen may engage third parties to recruit students on behalf of the institute. Third party recruiters receive a commission and this will not impact on your fees.

Find out more about your rights and obligations as a student and the services we provide at Holmesglen.


Fees

Type

Cost

International Fee

$7,300.00


Enquire online

Contact details

Animation, Screen and Media Open Days

To be successful in these rapidly moving fields you need specialist skills, knowledge and experience with the latest technology and techniques. Visit us on Open Day and meet the Coordinator, tour the facilities and learn more about what is offered in the field of animation, live action and the film industries.

- , Thu, 14 Mar - bookings essential.

Holmesglen Waverley Campus, 595 Waverley Road Glen Waverley Australia

Learn the skills for creating, producing and presenting both radio and television programs in this one year hands on course. During the year you will produce and present radio shows from the Chadstone campus radio studio. Visit us on Open Day and meet the teachers, tour the facilities and ask questions and learn more about the exciting world of broadcasting in Radio and TV.

- , Thu, 14 Mar - bookings essential.

Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road Chadstone 3148 Australia

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