Swinburne University of Technology

Certificate IV in Screen and Media

CUA41215

Hawthorn

Take the first step towards a career in film, radio or television. Experience all areas of broadcast media from radio through to animation and TV production.

There are multiple ways to study Certificate IV in Screen and Media with Swinburne University of Technology

  • $4,020*

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC)

    Additional fees may apply

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    • Duration
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  • Hawthorn

    • March 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • $9,390*

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Hawthorn

    • March 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

*Verified June 23, 2017. Prices and fees are advertised by the provider and may be estimates only. Prices and fees can vary or change. Please check with the provider before enrolling. To learn more, read our editorial policy.

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How it works

Entry Requirements
Relevant work experience

One, some or all of these entry requirements must be met. Check with the provider before enrolling.

Recognition
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Assessment
Coursework, assessment

Course Overview

By completing this qualification successfully you’ll acquire skills and knowledge that prepare you for employment in one of the roles listed below.
  • Animator
  • Assistant Director
  • Assistant Producer
  • Camera Operator
  • Digital Artist
  • Editor (Film and Television)
  • Floor Manager (Film and Television)
  • Lighting Supervisor (Productions)
  • Make-Up Artist (Creative)
  • Media Announcer
  • Multimedia Graphic Designer
  • Website Designer
  • Radio Producer
  • Screen Laboratory Technician
  • Special Effects Operator
  • Wigmaker

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate IV in Screen and Media with Swinburne University of Technology, you’ll need to complete some or all of the following units of study successfully. Units may vary or change so check with the provider before enrolling.

A total of 13 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

3 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Articulate, present and debate ideas
    BSBCRT401

  • Investigate micro business opportunities
    BSBSMB301

  • Apply work health and safety practices
    CUAWHS302

Elective Units

10 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Explore the history and social impact of creativity
    BSBCRT403

  • Generate design solutions
    BSBDES401

  • Produce drawings to communicate ideas
    CUAACD301

  • Create 2D digital animations
    CUAANM301

  • Create 3D digital models
    CUAANM303

  • Shoot material for screen productions
    CUACAM301

  • Capture images in response to a brief
    CUAPHI401

  • Perform basic vision and sound editing
    CUAPOS201

  • Record sound
    CUASOU405

  • Write extended stories
    CUAWRT402

Course Provider

For more than 100 years, Swinburne has been committed to innovative education, producing outstanding graduates and delivering enduring outcomes for our industry partners. With a focus on science, technology and innovation, our reputation for high quality, engaged teaching and research is reflected in Swinburne’s consistent ranking among the top 3% of universities in the world.

Registered
1998
Courses
217
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

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