Hunter TAFE

Certificate IV in Digital and Interactive Games

ICT40915

Newcastle (Hunter Street)

This certificate introduces you to drawing, 3D modelling, animation and range of other creative learning essential for an entry-level role in games design.

  • $1,980*

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  • Gov. subsidised (NSW)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Newcastle (Hunter Street)

    • January 30, 2017

    • Full time (36 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Full time (36 weeks)

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How it works

Entry Requirements
None
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.
  • 3D Games Animator
  • Animation Assistant
  • Games Designer

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate IV in Digital and Interactive Games with Hunter TAFE, 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 16 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

4 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultation processes
    BSBWHS304

  • Produce an interactive game
    ICTGAM401

  • Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment
    ICTICT418

  • Work effectively in the digital media industry
    ICTICT419

Elective Units

12 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Create 2D digital animations
    CUFANM301A

  • Create 3D digital animations
    CUFANM302A

  • Create 3D digital models
    CUFANM303A

  • Create digital visual effects
    CUFANM402A

  • Identify and apply principles of games design and game playing
    ICTGAM402

  • Write story and content for digital games
    ICTGAM405

  • Create 3-D characters for interactive games
    ICTGAM409

  • Design interactive media
    ICTGAM412

  • Create audio for digital games
    ICTGAM414

  • Build a graphical user interface
    ICTICT406

  • Apply introductory programming techniques
    ICTPRG301

  • Automate processes
    ICTPRG405

Course Provider

Hunter TAFE is one of the largest and oldest TAFE institutes in NSW. It's one of 10 large institutes that provide TAFE coverage across NSW, and offers vocational training and higher education to Australian and international students from 15 campuses throughout the Hunter.

It also provides a range of student services including careers, counselling, pathways and disability services. It also offers onsite accommodation at the Kurri Kurri and Muswellbrook campuses.

Campus locations include Belmont, Cessnock, Glendale, Gosford, Hamilton, Newcastle, Kurri Kurri, Maitland, Muswellbrook, Ourimbah, Scone, Singleton, Tomaree and Wyong.

Registered
1998
Courses
555
Provider Type
Government
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