Box Hill Institute

Diploma of Digital and Interactive Games

ICT50215

Box Hill

This specialist diploma gives you exposure to a range of learning used in games development and other digital industries, from design concepts and graphic design through to digital media and programming.

There are multiple ways to study Diploma of Digital and Interactive Games with Box Hill Institute

  • $5,890*

    + $433 fees

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC)

    Additional fees may apply

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    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Box Hill

    • February 2018

    • Full time (12 months), Part time

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    In class Full time (12 months), Part time

  • $10,070*

    + $288 fees

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Box Hill

    • February 2017

    • Full time (12 months), Part time (18 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months), Part time (18 months)

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How it works

Entry Requirements
Year 12, Certificate IV or higher

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

This course takes the skills, knowledge and experience you have developed at the Certificate III and IV levels and hones your skills to produce from concept to launch a quality digital games product.

You will be given the opportunity to apply for an industry placement with a games developer or digital games/media company. This placement will expose you to work in the Games industry and help build network contacts for your future career. You will have the opportunity to experience first hand what is required to succeed in this industry.

  • 3D Games Animator
  • Animator
  • Games Designer
  • Games Tester
  • Multimedia Designer
  • Multimedia Developer
  • Software Engineer
  • Instructional Designer
  • Interactive Digital Media Developer

Course Content

To obtain a Diploma of Digital and Interactive Games with Box Hill 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

5 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS consultation and participation processes
    BSBWHS403

  • Create design concepts for digital games and 3-D media
    ICTGAM501

  • Create a complex 3-D interactive computer game
    ICTGAM503

  • Collaborate in the design of 3-D game levels and environments
    ICTGAM523

  • Work effectively in the digital media industry
    ICTICT419

Elective Units

11 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Originate and develop concepts
    BSBCRT501

  • Create complex code for mobile game devices
    ICTGAM506

  • Develop intermediate 3-D software for games and interactive media
    ICTGAM507

  • Manage testing of games and interactive media
    ICTGAM511

  • Create and implement designs for a 3-D games environment
    ICTGAM512

  • Design and create models for a 3-D and digital effects environment
    ICTGAM514

  • Design and create advanced particles, fluids and bodies for 3-D digital effects
    ICTGAM515

  • Produce a digital animation sequence
    ICTGAM517

  • Animate physical attributes of models and elements
    ICTGAM518

  • Manage technical art and rigging in 3-D animation
    ICTGAM519

  • Create interactive 3-D environments for digital games
    ICTGAM521

  • Complete digital editing for the 3-D and digital effects environment
    ICTGAM522

  • Apply digital texturing for the 3-D environment in digital games
    ICTGAM525

  • Create complex 3-D characters for games
    ICTGAM526

  • Complete compositing to create elements for the 3-D and digital effects environment
    ICTGAM531

  • Apply advanced object-oriented language skills
    ICTPRG501

Course Provider

Box Hill Institute delivers vocational education and training to both domestic and international students. Higher Education is also available right up to masters degree level.

The TAFE is goverment-funded and has Melbourne-based campuses located in Box Hill, Lilydale (including HE campus) and the CBD. Further-a-field, it has more than 20 campuses based around the world, which deliver Australian qualifications to people overseas.

Registered
1995
Courses
334
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

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