12 months full time / part time
12 months full time / part time
Video now accounts for almost 80% of the internet and the skills to create digital content are highly sought after within Australia’s $43.7 billion media industry. Melbourne Polytechnic’s Advanced Diploma of Screen and Media builds on the skills and theory learned in our Certificate IV in Screen and Media to teach you the practical skills to develop your craft in the world of digital television, film and video production to a professional level.
This qualification will expand and enrich your screen and media skills through hands-on learning. You’ll be taught by film and television industry professionals in world-class production and studio facilities, including 4K-capable computer labs and editing suites, sound recording booths, industry-standard camera and lighting equipment and a state-of-the-art TV studio. You’ll work with Melbourne Polytechnic’s industry partners and get involved with real TV shows and films broadcast on community TV and our own online TV platform. Learn all aspects of single camera production, including audio, videography and post-production skills, including broadcast workflows, and enter the industry with a set of skills in high demand. Our Screen and Media programs have an excellent reputation within the industry, and Melbourne Polytechnic teachers frequently connect students with employment opportunities with major TV networks, production houses and media agencies.
Melbourne Polytechnic’s Advanced Diploma in Screen and Media will teach you the skills you need to thrive in the competitive media industry. We’ll help you prepare your professional resume and create a compelling portfolio and showreel to land an industry job. After you graduate from this course, you might find work in corporate video production houses, advertising agencies, government organisations, private industry, the film industry or TV broadcasting.
"It means future to me now. All I was doing before this was working in small jobs, or jobs that aren't going to get me far in life, so studying is a huge deal to me. It got me where I am now.... And it actually, studying gave me a path to go somewhere in my life."
Various forms of assessment may be used, including observation of your performance and actions, direct questioning and verbal interaction, written tests and assignments, review of production portfolios and analysis of finished video productions.
The hours displayed are nominal, actual classroom hours delivered may differ. Please contact us for the latest student contact hours information.
|CUAPPR606||EXTEND EXPERTISE IN A SPECIALISED ART FORM TO PROFESSIONAL LEVEL||Core||80|
|CUAPPR603||ENGAGE IN THE BUSINESS OF CREATIVE PRACTICE||Core||70|
|CUAANM503||DESIGN ANIMATION AND VISUAL EFFECTS||Core||80|
|CUADES502||REALISE PRODUCTION DESIGNS||Core||100|
|CUADRT601||ESTABLISH THE CREATIVE VISION FOR SCREEN PRODUCTIONS||Core||50|
|CUADRT502||DIRECT PERFORMERS FOR SCREEN PRODUCTIONS||Core||50|
|CUARES503||ANALYSE CULTURAL HISTORY AND THEORY||Core||70|
|CUAPPR505||ESTABLISH AND MAINTAIN SAFE CREATIVE PRACTICE||Core||30|
|CUASMT503||DEVELOP AND MAINTAIN PRODUCTION DOCUMENTS||Core||100|
|CUADRT605||COLLABORATE WITH EDITORS DURING POST-PRODUCTION||Core||50|
|CUACAM601||DIRECT CINEMATOGRAPHY FOR SCREEN PRODUCTIONS||Core||50|
|CUAPPR605||EVOLVE IDEAS FOR PROFESSIONAL CREATIVE WORK||Core||50|
|CUAWRT502||DEVELOP STORYLINES AND TREATMENTS||Core||50|
|CUADRT604||DEVISE CAMERA COVERAGE||Core||50|
Studying at Melbourne Polytechnic
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Our Student Life at Melbourne Polytechnic (SLAM) team run the fun stuff on campus: things like movie nights, bake sales, cook-offs, career expos, spring markets, and much more.Student Life at Melbourne Polytechnic
Melbourne Polytechnic has a large range of specialist training facilities in health and community, construction, hospitality, education and more.Specialist training facilities
One of the most common misconceptions about scholarships is that you have to be 'top in your class' to apply. Melbourne Polytechnic scholarships are awarded on a range of criteria such as merit, your area of study and personal circumstances.Scholarships
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Melbourne Polytechnic offers a range of payment options to help you pay your tuition fees, so you can get on with your studies.
Fees displayed are effective for new applications received on or after 1 November 2019. Tuition fees do not include textbooks, course materials or overseas student health insurance and visa fees.
After initial deposit, international students are able to pay tuition fees in installments, four times per year.
We're really excited for you to join the Melbourne Polytechnic community and support you on your education journey. The first step to enrolling is completing the application short form. You'll be redirected to the longer enrollment form where you'll provide your supporting documents and identification.
If at anytime you need support in progressing through your enrollment, you can contact one of our Education and Course Advisors on 03 9269 8400.
All future international students will need to complete the short application form. After this, you will be redirected to the full enrollment application form and provide further documentation and forms specifically for International Students. Following this, you will be contacted by a member of the International Office who will support you in the next steps.
You'll find a step-by-step guide to enrolling for international admissions here
If you'd like to speak to one of our International Office staff directly, call +61 03 9269 8400
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