Associate Degree of Digital Media
CQUniversity - Mackay

Course outline

This course will prepare students for paraprofessional work within the media and communications industry. Students will gain practical skills and knowledge that can be applied in a variety of fields associated with design, technology and media. The flexible course structure allows students to focus on their strengths and interests by pursuing minors in graphic design, interactive media, screen production, animation, or a combination of these areas. For more course information, visit Associate Degree of Digital Media.

Note

The course can be studied on campus or online.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for CQUniversity and for this course, refer to CQUniversity’s website.

Prerequisites

English, Literature, English and Literature Extension or English as an Additional Language (Units 3 and 4, C); Completion of Year 12 or attained age 17 years

Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

For more information about the ATAR/Selection Rank profile, please visit ATAR/Selection Rank profile explained.

Excluding: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made, excluding adjustment factors.
Including: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made including any adjustment factors that may have been applied.

Student Profile by Applicant background for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

For more information about the Student profile, please visit Student profile explained.

Higher education study

Vocational Education and Training (VET) study

Work and life experience

Recent secondary education

Recent secondary education admitted solely on the basis of ATAR/Rank

Admitted where both ATAR/Rank and additional criteria were considered

Admitted on the basis of other criteria only and ATAR/Rank was not a factor

International students

All students

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Notes

* “<5" – the number of students is less than 5

Career opportunities

Employment opportunities may include roles in web design, graphic design, publishing, photography, illustration, animation, game development, software development, audio production, video production, visual effects, corporate communications.

Membership

Graduates of this course may meet the requirements for membership of a number of learned societies and industry associations, depending on the units of study they have completed. Refer to CQUniversity’s website for more details.

Course Code
842141
Start Date

Offer rounds
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Fee
CSP/$12146 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Associate Degree
Study Area
Creative and Performing Arts
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

2 years Full time or 4 years Part time

Location
Mackay