Diploma of Screen and Media

Chisholm Institute - TAFE

Type of institution: TAFE Institute
Level: Pre-degree
CRICOS: 00881F

This qualification is part of the Creative Arts and Culture Training Package. It reflects the role of individuals who possess a sound theoretical knowledge base and use a range of specialised, technical or managerial competencies to plan, carry out and evaluate the work of self and/or team in the film, television, radio and interactive media industries. Specialisations in Interactive Media; Screen and Media and Specialist Make-up Services are available.


  • 15 units: 3 core
  • 12 elective


  • Core: Maintain and apply creative arts industry knowledge
  • Establish and maintain safe creative practice
  • Originate and develop concepts. Electives: Create 3D digital animations
  • Create 3D digital environments
  • Design animation and digital visual effects
  • Coordinate the testing of interactive media products
  • Design, apply and remove make-up
  • Style hair for performance or productions
  • Create prosthetics for special make-up effects
  • Use casting and moulding techniques to make props
  • Create titles for screen productions
  • Shoot screen content in a multi-camera environment
  • plus more.

Standard entry requirements

  • No minimum education
  • Prerequisite units may apply to some electives

Study information

Campus Fees Mid year intake Attendance
Frankston International: $18,100 Yes No information available
Dandenong International: $18,100 Yes No information available
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