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CUA31020 Certificate III in Screen and Media

National ID CUA31020 State ID BGT8
Got an eye for design and a passion for all things media and tech?

This course is a pathway to begin a career in web development, multimedia or digital animation. 

Students study at our Centre for IT Excellence facility, providing practical industry-relevant training and access to state-of-the-art technology. 

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CampusesRockingham. Thornlie.

When Semester 1, 2024.

Study Mode On Campus.

Digital media has revolutionised the way we communicate, share and receive information in the modern world. Along with this comes a range of exciting job and career opportunities for savvy and skilled operators in the field!

This nationally recognised qualification will help you take the first step into the digital media industry, in roles such as Web Developer, Social Media Specialist or Multimedia Designer.
Be guided by our expert team of lecturers who are industry professionals as you build solid fundamental skills in using digital technologies and multimedia, learning how to develop digital content and prepare video and photo assets. You'll be trained in how to manipulate digital images, create digital books, create a website, develop design assets and use social media platforms to enhance and build brands, products and businesses.

This entry-level course will equip you with an in-demand skillset and prepare you for work in the exciting screen, media and entertainment industries, and your knowledge will also be an asset across almost every industry in digital, multimedia or website focused roles. 

This qualification is also offered part-time. Use the get help form below to start a discussion with our training area regarding this.
 

Study in specialist facilities:

Learn in our Centre for IT Excellence (CITE) which provides state of the art, industry relevant training in information technology and creative media. Practise your skills in a simulated real-life workplace environment, using cutting-edge technology to gain comprehensive knowledge of digital and multimedia systems and an understanding of operating production equipment. 

Visit our IT Training Facebook page(opens in a new tab) for more information on students work and events! 
 

 

  • use digital technologies and multimedia
  • manipulate digital images
  • create digital books
  • create a website 
  • create design assets
  • use social media to enhance business
  • work with interactive content
  • gain workplace health and safety knowledge 

In order to make an informed choice about the suitability of this course, you must take into account the essential skills and knowledge required to undertake this study.

  • good communication skills to liaise/work with a range of people
  • an interest in digital technologies and visual arts
  • ability to use technology and willingness to learn
  • Ability to work as part of a team and take direction

    Important information

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    Semester 1, 2024

    Details

    Duration 1 Semester
    When Semester 1, 2024
    Where Rockingham
    How On Campus

    Units and fees

    Core

    National ID Unit title General fee Concession Resource fee
    BSBCRT311 Apply critical thinking skills in a team environment $219.60 $66.15 $21.00
    CUAIND311 Work effectively in the creative arts industry $244.00 $73.50 $23.50
    CUAWHS312 Apply work health and safety practices $97.60 $29.40 $9.50

    Elective

    National ID Unit title General fee Concession Resource fee
    Evaluate the nature of design in a specific industry context
    $146.40 $44.10 $16.00
    Create visual design components
    $195.20 $58.80 $20.00
    Capture photographic images
    $244.00 $73.50 $23.00
    Perform basic vision and sound editing
    $244.00 $73.50 $23.00
    Edit video and audio content for social media
    $122.00 $36.75 $11.75
    Write content for a range of media
    $244.00 $73.50 $23.00
    Build simple web pages
    $244.00 $73.50 $23.50
    Develop web presence using social media
    $122.00 $36.75 $12.50

    Indicative fees and charges 

    The fees quoted are estimates only and are for all units in the course for students enrolling on a full-time basis. If you're a student that has successfully completed a lower-level qualification that is a prerequisite for this course, you'll only pay for the units that you need to enrol in to complete this course. Please view the full list of fee disclaimers. 

    Details

    Duration 1 Semester
    When Semester 1, 2024
    Where Thornlie
    How On Campus

    Units and fees

    Core

    National ID Unit title General fee Concession Resource fee
    BSBCRT311 Apply critical thinking skills in a team environment $219.60 $66.15 $21.00
    CUAIND311 Work effectively in the creative arts industry $244.00 $73.50 $23.50
    CUAWHS312 Apply work health and safety practices $97.60 $29.40 $9.50

    Elective

    National ID Unit title General fee Concession Resource fee
    Evaluate the nature of design in a specific industry context
    $146.40 $44.10 $16.00
    Create visual design components
    $195.20 $58.80 $20.00
    Capture photographic images
    $244.00 $73.50 $23.00
    Perform basic vision and sound editing
    $244.00 $73.50 $23.00
    Edit video and audio content for social media
    $122.00 $36.75 $11.75
    Write content for a range of media
    $244.00 $73.50 $23.00
    Build simple web pages
    $244.00 $73.50 $23.50
    Develop web presence using social media
    $122.00 $36.75 $12.50

    Indicative fees and charges 

    The fees quoted are estimates only and are for all units in the course for students enrolling on a full-time basis. If you're a student that has successfully completed a lower-level qualification that is a prerequisite for this course, you'll only pay for the units that you need to enrol in to complete this course. Please view the full list of fee disclaimers. 

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