Diploma of Creative Industries
SAE Creative Media Institute - Brisbane

Course outline

Bring together multiple creative passions by studying units in film, music, audio, animation, design, VR, AR or game development. The Diploma of Creative Industries allows students to combine skills across various media and creative technologies.

Alongside specialist creative skills in multiple disciplines students craft their communication, project management and entrepreneurial abilities, learning to think innovatively, creatively and technically within a complex industry ecosystem.

In this course you will engage in projects applying skills learned throughout the course to real life creative scenarios. Through collaborative project design, development, and management you will devise inventive creative solutions, applying ideas and content that uses mixed media and technologies.

Our diploma has been purpose built to blend digital online delivery and face-to-face time with expert mentors across the country, along with time on the latest industry standard tools and software.


Duration is eight months full-time. Part-time study available for eligible applicants (excluding international student visa holders).

Fee notes

Full course.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for SAE Creative Media Institute and for this course, refer to Entry Requirements on SAE’s website.


Completion of Year 12 or attained age 17 years; Interview

Additional entry requirements

SAE will contact applicants to arrange a short, informal interview. For information about the interview, contact SAE on 1800 723 338.

Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024

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, 2024

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


Contact the institution for information.

Career opportunities

Content Producer, Digital Project Officer, Digital Coordinator, Digital Content Creator, Arts Administrator, Creative Project Manager, Digital Media Project Manager, Entrepreneur.

Course Code
Start Date

Offer rounds

22 Aug 2024
9 Jan 2025
23 Apr 2025

Level of Qualification
Study Area
Creative and Performing Arts
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

2/3 years Full time or 11/3 years Part time