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Diploma of Digital Media Technologies/ Bachelor of Information Technology - Flinders Uni Pathway



TAFE SA Code: DP00028

Study pathway: Diploma of Digital Media Technologies (ICT50915)

Description

This course provides you with the skills and knowledge to be competent in designing, developing and refining digital media technologies as an independent ICT specialist or as part of a team. It provides the opportunity to work in new and emerging digital media technology areas with skills in web design and development, web programming, advanced image editing, 2D and 3D modelling and animation, introduction to games development, programming for mobile applications, video editing and post-video production.

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Up to 4 years 

Full Time or Part Time equivalent

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Information Session:

Thursday 31 October 2019
5:30-7:00pm at Adelaide City Campus - Lecture Theatre B.127


Course Admission Requirements

you must have:

  • No course admission requirements, however, students wishing to access subsidised training or VET Student Loans will be required to demonstrate satisfactory reading, writing and numeracy skills
If there are more applications for this course than places available, applicants will be ranked by date of application to this course.
If you have a verified disability/medical condition and require additional support to demonstrate satisfactory reading, writing and numeracy skills please contact Student Services prior to applying to discuss your needs. To be eligible for support you must provide medical documentation to verify your disability/medical condition.

Total Fees
Subsidised
$4,988 - $5,046
Concession
$3,827 - $3,872

This course is subsidised through the Government of South Australia's Subsidised Training initiative. Assessing your eligibility may include participation in a Language, Literacy and Numeracy pre-assessment. Concessions apply to Subsidised Training only.

Subsidised Training Eligibility
Full Fee
$8,987 - $9,092

Fees vary depending on subjects you enrol into. This course also has an incidentals cost of $195.00 for External SSD Hard Drive and headset.

Please note that fees and funding status only apply to the initial TAFE SA qualification. Check the course page or relevant university website for details on the secondary qualification. Fees vary depending on subjects you enrol into.

    • You will receive an offer to both TAFE SA and University, with the University offer being conditional on successful completion of the TAFE SA qualification.
    • You can rest assured you have secured your University offer, pending successful completion of the TAFE SA award.
    • No further application will be required.
    • You will receive credit for TAFE SA studies allowing you to complete two awards dependent on the pathway selected.
    • If accepted, you will receive an offer to TAFE SA and-on successful completion of the TAFE SA qualification-an offer to University with no further application required.
    • View our Uni Dual Offer Courses list
    • Applicants with limited or no underpinning knowledge and skills may commence at a lower level and additional fees to those shown below will apply. For more information refer to the relevant Program information document on tafesa.edu.au/information-technology
    • Reading, writing and numeracy skills are assessed using the Core Skills Profile for Adults (CSPA). This assessment is used to determine whether you will be required to undertake additional support units alongside your qualification or undertake a pathway course before commencing your chosen qualification. If you receive an offer, more information will be provided at your enrolment session.
  • Upfront Payment

    Each semester, fees can be paid online with VISA or Mastercard or at an Australia Post outlet.

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    VET Student Loan

    This is an interest-free personal loan from the Australian Government that provides eligible students access to capped funding to help pay for their studies.

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    Payment Plan

    If you have difficulty paying your fees upfront, you may be eligible for a payment plan.

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  • Employment Outcomes

    Career examples include graphic designer, web designer, illustrator, multimedia designer.

    Note: Completion of a TAFE SA course does not guarantee an employment outcome. Formal requirements other than educational qualifications (eg licensing, professional registration), may apply to some occupations.

    Qualifications & Skills Covered

    Diploma of Digital Media Technologies/ Bachelor of Information Technology - Flinders Uni Pathway
    Skills covered include developing concepts, workplace safety, interactive media, copyright, ethics, privacy, client relationships and project management. To complete the qualification you are required to complete all 7 core units and 11 elective units.

    Note: Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency but not the full qualification are eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment.

    87%*
    of TAFE SA graduates find jobs or continue studying.
    89%*
    of TAFE SA graduates are satisfied with the overall quality of training.



    * 2017 NCVER Student Outcomes Survey findings
  • Below is a list of all units that TAFE SA can offer in this qualification. The selection of units you will be enrolled into depends on the campus you attend, and the qualification packaging rules described on www.training.gov.au.

    Not all units listed below must necessarily be completed to achieve your qualification.

    Core

    Name Nominal Hours
    Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an IT environment 40
    Ensure a safe workplace 60
    Manage interactive media production 40
    Manage IT projects 80
    Originate and develop concepts 30
    Verify client business requirements 40
    Work effectively in the digital media industry 30

    Elective

    Name Nominal Hours
    Animate a 3-D character for digital games 40
    Build a document using eXtensible markup language 30
    Build a dynamic website 60
    Build a graphical user interface 20
    Create a markup language document to specification 20
    Create dynamic web pages 40
    Create web-based programs 60
    Develop complex cascading style sheets 40
    Develop complex web page layouts 40
    Develop website information architecture 30
    Edit screen content for fast turnaround 30
    Identify and manage the implementation of current industry-specific technologies 60
    Incorporate and edit digital video 50
    Integrate database with a website 25
    Investigate and exploit innovative imaging options 70
    Perform systems tests 30
    Produce a digital animation sequence 60
    Research and apply emerging web technology trends 80
    Use site server tools for transaction management 20
    Use structured query language 60
  • Studying at TAFE SA is one of the easiest pathways towards a University Degree. Credit Transfer is the formal recognition that parts of a TAFE SA course are equivalent in content and level to parts of some University courses. Below are the Credit Transfer details for this course. View all TAFE SA Credit Transfer Agreements

    University University Course Details
    Bachelor of Information Technology (Digital Media)
    Bachelor of Business
    Bachelor of Information Technology
    Bachelor of Psychological Science
    Bachelor of Digital Media (Online program)
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