Melbourne Polytechnic

Diploma of Screen and Media

CUA51015

Collingwood

The diploma prepares you for a print or broadcast media career exploring the content creation lifecycle, from brief interpretation and interviews through to design, writing and narration.

There are multiple ways to study Diploma of Screen and Media with Melbourne Polytechnic

  • $8,950*

    + $250 fees

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Collingwood

    • February 2018

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • $12,100*

    + $250 fees

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Collingwood

    • February 2018

    • 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
Interview, Portfolio

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.
  • Animation Designer
  • Artistic Director
  • Assistant Producer
  • Director
  • Director of Photography
  • Editor (Film and Television)
  • Lighting Designer (Productions)
  • Production Manager (Film and Television)
  • Radio Station Manager
  • Special Effects Designer
  • Specialist Make-Up Artist (Creative)
  • Information Architect
  • Interface Designer
  • Instructional Designer

Course Content

To obtain a Diploma of Screen and Media with Melbourne Polytechnic, 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 15 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

3 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Originate and develop concepts
    BSBCRT501

  • Maintain and apply creative arts industry knowledge
    CUAIND502

  • Establish and maintain safe creative practice
    CUAPPR505

Elective Units

12 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Explore issues on air
    CUAAIR501

  • Vision mix television productions
    CUABRD402

  • Maintain broadcast equipment and facilities
    CUABRT402

  • Coordinate outside broadcasts
    CUABRT404

  • Shoot screen content in a multi-camera environment
    CUACAM402

  • Shoot material for screen productions under special conditions
    CUACAM501

  • Extend expertise in specialist creative fields
    CUAIND401

  • Edit screen content for fast turnaround
    CUAPOS401

  • Compile production schedules
    CUAPPM411

  • Realise productions
    CUAPPM502

  • Manage bump in and bump out of shows
    CUAPPM504

  • Manage locations for film and media productions
    CUAPPM508

Course Provider

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Courses
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Restrictions

No Restrictions