Diploma of Screen and Media (Production Management specialisation)/Bachelor of Digital Design (Digital Media)
TAFE Queensland - Mount Gravatt/South Bank

Course outline

Activate your career in screen and media with this diploma qualification. Learn the specialist skills needed to be a filmmaker, editor, camera person, production manager or technical director. This course is ideal for creative people seeking employment in the film and television industries. This course will provide students with the advanced skills required to work within this creatively challenging sector. Enhance your skills and job prospects by choosing to specialise in production management and learn how to develop story lines and story boards, record sound and edit productions. TAFE Queensland’s state-of-the-art facilities and a network of leading experts and specialist educators with strong links to industry are ready to launch graduates into the screen and media world. The Bachelor of Digital Design (Digital Media) is a specialist course that focuses on the essential practical knowledge needed to create complex interactive media. Students will gain up-to-date skills using industry-standard technologies in virtual and augmented reality, digital photography, digital audio, interactive fiction, video and animation to create digital media stories and experiences for the 21st century. Students will graduate with the expertise needed to find work in this flourishing creative industry and, more importantly, the knowledge to adapt to whatever the future holds.


The diploma is offered at Mount Gravatt Campus the degree is offered at South Bank Campus. This combined qualification leads to the awards of Diploma of Screen and Media (Production Management specialisation) and Bachelor of Digital Design Design (Digital Media). The degree is delivered by TAFE Queensland in partnership with the University of Canberra. Applicants offered a place in the diploma who are not eligible for a subsidised enrolment will pay full fee. Fee subsidies and VET Student Loans may be available to eligible applicants, refer to tafeqld.edu.au/study-with-us/what-it-costs/index.html for information. The degree is a Commonwealth supported place.

Fee notes

For information regarding TAFE Queensland course fees, VET Student Loans, FEE-HELP or HECS-HELP visit tafeqld.edu.au/study-with-us/what-it-costs/index.html or telephone 1300 308 233. For combined TAFE Queensland/university courses, refer to entry under university for higher education component.


Completion of Year 12 or attained Year 12 leaving age

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

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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

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Career opportunities

Director of photography, production manager, technical director, master control operator, editor, director of film and television, digital media designer, multimedia artist, animator, digital photographer, videographer, virtual and augmented reality designer, creative director.

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Study Area
Creative and Performing Arts, Information technology
Course Duration

3 years On campus with some online