Diploma of Digital and Interactive Games

National ID: ICT50215
State ID: AVZ4
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Course is available at the following locations

Public
South Metropolitan TAFE

Do you want to become an interactive games developer?

When you complete the Diploma of Digital and Interactive Games you will be an attractive applicant for IT roles such as games developer, 2-D/3-D digital artist, and interactive digital media developer.

You will gain the career enhancing knowledge and skills to design 3D digital games, undertake animation and rigging, program interactive games, prepare games platforms and implement complex interactivity, and create digital game assets. You will acquire valuable experience in current industry standards, managing projects, and with workplace health and safety.

It is expected that students entering Diploma level studies have the knowledge and/or experience equivalent to that gained in completing the relevant certificate IV course. The course builds on existing skills and does not "start from the beginning".

The Centre for IT Excellence (CITE) provides state of the art, industry relevant training in information technology, creative media and electronics. We provide pathways from foundation studies to advanced diploma with specialist training in cyber security, systems and programming.

Course description

Do you want to become an interactive games developer?

When you complete the Diploma of Digital and Interactive Games you will be an attractive applicant for IT roles such as games developer, 2-D/3-D digital artist, and interactive digital media developer.

You will gain the career enhancing knowledge and skills to design 3D digital games, undertake animation and rigging, program interactive games, prepare games platforms and implement complex interactivity, and create digital game assets. You will acquire valuable experience in current industry standards, managing projects, and with workplace health and safety.

It is expected that students entering Diploma level studies have the knowledge and/or experience equivalent to that gained in completing the relevant certificate IV course. The course builds on existing skills and does not "start from the beginning".

The Centre for IT Excellence (CITE) provides state of the art, industry relevant training in information technology, creative media and electronics. We provide pathways from foundation studies to advanced diploma with specialist training in cyber security, systems and programming.

Campus locations

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Public
North Metropolitan TAFE

ThisDiploma qualificationfollows on from the Certificate IV in Interactive Games and builds onthe skillsyou will have gainedwhile completing the Certificate IV course.
While theCertificate IV gives you a good introduction to the industry,this Diploma of Digital and Interactive Gamesismore involved with the creative/art elements requiredanddelves deeper into your evolving programming skills.

You'll cover areas such as game design, testing, advanced programming and mobile game app development as well as character creation and environments development. These key areas you willhelpgive you the tools you need to becomean indie games developer or to work in a support rolein the Games Industry. Successful completion will help give youan edge in this demanding but rewarding industry.

Course description

ThisDiploma qualificationfollows on from the Certificate IV in Interactive Games and builds onthe skillsyou will have gainedwhile completing the Certificate IV course.
While theCertificate IV gives you a good introduction to the industry,this Diploma of Digital and Interactive Gamesismore involved with the creative/art elements requiredanddelves deeper into your evolving programming skills.

You'll cover areas such as game design, testing, advanced programming and mobile game app development as well as character creation and environments development. These key areas you willhelpgive you the tools you need to becomean indie games developer or to work in a support rolein the Games Industry. Successful completion will help give youan edge in this demanding but rewarding industry.

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