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Advanced Diploma of Screen and Media

  • Diploma

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.

Key details

Degree Type
Diploma
Duration
12 months full-time
Course Code
CUA60615, 092778K
Study Mode
In person
Intake Months
Feb

About this course

Join a booming creative industry

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.

Focus on learning world-class production skills

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 professionals on major drama and documentary projects that are broadcast on community TV and our own online 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.

Get ahead in a competitive industry

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.

Entry requirements

There are no specific prerequisites for entry, the course is generally available to students who have completed the Certificate IV in Screen and Media CUA41215 or Diploma of Screen and Media CUA51015, or applicants who are able to demonstrate substantial industry experience.

Study locations

Collingwood

Career pathways

When you graduate from this course you will equipped for employment in corporate video production houses, advertising agencies, government organisations, private industry and TV broadcasting

Credit for prior study or work

You can seek Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) where your work experience or qualifications of an advanced and related nature have been undertaken. RPL is individually assessed based on evidence submitted by the student to the teaching department. Applications for RPL will be assessed by relevant Melbourne Polytechnic trainers, academics and where appropriate, industry experts.

Graduate outcomes

Graduate satisfaction and employment outcomes for Creative Arts courses at Melbourne Polytechnic.
56%
Employed full-time