Diploma of Digital Media
CQUniversity - Rockhampton

Course outline

This diploma prepares students to for paraprofessional work within media and communications industry by providing practical skills and relevant theory that can be applied in a variety of fields associated with design, technology and media. Working in multimedia computer laboratories and production studios, students learn how to create digital media works using industry-standard software development tools and techniques. This course will equip students with the skills to think critically, solve problems, communicate effectively and work independently in response to digital media project demands. On completion, students may choose to further their skills with the Associate Degree or Bachelor of Digital Media at CQUniversity. For more course information, visit Diploma of Digital Media.

Other requirements

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Admissions Criteria

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Completion of Year 12 or attained age 17 years

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

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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, 2024

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Career opportunities

web designer; graphic designer; publisher; photographer; illustrator; animator; game developer; software developer; audio producer; video producer; film and television post-production; visual effects; advertising; marketing; journalism; corporate communications; education and training.

Course Code
Start Date

Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025
5 Jun 2025

CSP/$13554 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Study Area
Creative and Performing Arts
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

1 year Full time or 2 years Part time

Rockhampton & surrounds