TAFE NSW - Northern Sydney Institute

Certificate IV in Digital and Interactive Games

ICT40915

St. Leonards

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
  • St. Leonards

    • January 2017

    • Full time (18 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Full time (18 weeks)

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Entry Requirements
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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.
  • 3D Games Animator
  • Animation Assistant
  • Games Designer

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate IV in Digital and Interactive Games with TAFE NSW - Northern Sydney Institute, 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.

  • Apply artificial intelligence in game development
    ICTGAM404

  • Install and optimise operating system software
    ICTICT302

  • Determine and confirm client business requirements
    ICTICT401

  • Build a graphical user interface
    ICTICT406

  • Apply introductory programming techniques
    ICTPRG301

  • Automate processes
    ICTPRG405

  • Apply introductory object-oriented language skills
    ICTPRG406

  • Use a library or pre-existing components
    ICTPRG413

  • Apply introductory programming skills in another language
    ICTPRG414

  • Apply skills in object-oriented design
    ICTPRG415

  • Apply mathematical techniques for software development
    ICTPRG417

  • Apply intermediate object-oriented language skills
    ICTPRG527

Course Provider

The Northern Sydney Institute delivers a range of vocational training, higher education, university pathway and short skills-based courses.

It’s one of the 10 large TAFE institutes that provide coverage for the state of NSW, and has campuses in Hornsby, Meadowbank, Northern Beaches, Ryde, Crows Nest, North Sydney and St Leonards.

The institute also carries a number of ISO certifications and offers training to both Australian and international students.

Registered
1998
Courses
453
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

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