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Overview

Course code:

CUA51015

CRICOS:

093372B

Start date(s):

February

Course length:

Full Time: I year

Campus:

Waverley

This Diploma of Screen and Media, short film stream, will give you the skills to specialise in film and television production, post-production and production management.

If you enjoy the production process and the practical skills of working with crews, camera and lighting, this course will provide you with a rich experience in hands-on film making.

You'll be guided through developing the practical skills and knowledge required to work successfully in the media industry.

The course covers a range of areas including production skills, camera, sound, lighting, editing, special effects, planning, script-writing and promotion.

After completing this course, you can work as a camera operator, sound recordist, editor, director, scriptwriter or special effects creator.


Course structure

To receive this qualification you must complete three core units and 12 elective units.

Elective units have been chosen by Holmesglen based on feedback from industry and staff qualifications.

If you have already completed other eligible elective units, these may be counted towards completion of this program.

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

BSBCRT501

Originate and develop concepts

CUAIND502

Maintain and apply creative arts industry knowledge

CUAPPR505

Establish and maintain safe creative practice

CUAANM402

Create digital visual effects

CUACAM401

Shoot a wide range of screen content

CUACAM601

Direct cinematography for screen productions

CUADRT502

Direct performers for screen productions

CUAIND401

Extend expertise in specialist creative fields

CUALGT402

Implement lighting designs

CUAPOS501

Edit complex screen productions

CUAPOS502

Perform primary and secondary colour correction

CUAPPM407

Create storyboards

cuappm502

Realise productions

CUASOU503

Develop sound designs

CUAWRT402

Write extended stories


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 CUA51015 Diploma of Screen and Media.

PATHWAYS

Graduates who successfully complete this course can seek entry to the second year of Film and Television Degree programs at many universities.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

- Camera operator
- special effects producer
- sound and lighting technician
- assistant to director/producer.


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

$13,000.00


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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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