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Digital Media, Postgraduate Certificate

  • Application Deadline
  • 6 months
    Duration
University rank #207 (QS) Online
The Graduate Certificate in Digital Media at the University of Newcastle has been designed to develop your professional digital media skills and knowledge which can be applied to almost any field in the contemporary workforce. 

About

Technology is continually advancing, permeating our environments and affecting how we interact with the world. As a result society increasingly relies on technology and the demand for technical experts is ever growing.

This Graduate Certificate in Digital Media at the University of Newcastle will enhance your technical knowledge and encourage and embrace your creativity, whilst providing you with the practical skills to translate ideas to reality and develop new and innovative digital media technology. You will graduate with the ability to critically analyse digital media design and apply the acquired knowledge across a range of work environments.

Career

The University of Newcastle’s Certificate in Digital Media prepares you with the skills and knowledge to pursue a career in digital media, where there is an increasing demand for technical experts. You’ll graduate ready to apply your in depth knowledge of digital media in the professional environment, and will have developed a comprehensive portfolio of work in your chosen speciality enabling you to visually present your skills to a prospective employer.

With your high-level digital media skills you can embark on some of the following career pathways:

  • web and interactive media development
  • digital media advisor
  • website design
  • digital post-production
  • digital visual effects production

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • eCulture and Audiences 
  • Narrative and Interactive Design 
  • Usability and Interaction Design 
  • Marketing Management and Planning 
  • Customer Decision Making and Behaviour 
  • Digital Marketing

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 6 months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 36 months
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Credits
    40 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
    • Attendance
      No Attendance

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

CRICOS Provider 00109J

Admission to the Graduate Certificate in Digital Media (12387) will be based on student’s academic qualifications as follows:

  • Students will have an AQF Level 5 Diploma in a discipline not related to Digital Media and also have a minimum of four (4) years demonstrable RPL in a Digital Media related area, or;
  • Students will have an AQF Level 5 Diploma in Digital Media or related discipline and also have a minimum of three (3) years demonstrable RPL in a Digital Media related area, or;
  • Students will have an AQF Level 6 Advanced Diploma or Associate Degree in a discipline not related to Digital Media and also have a minimum of two (2) years demonstrable RPL in a Digital Media related area, or;

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19090 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19090 AUD per year and a duration of 6 months.
  • National

    9995 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9995 AUD per year and a duration of 6 months.
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Funding

 

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