Diploma of Screen and Media (Production Management specialisation)
TAFE Queensland - Coomera

Course outline

Activate your career in screen and media with this diploma qualification. Learn the specialist skills needed to be a production manager or technical director. This course is ideal for creative people seeking employment in the film, television, radio and interactive media industries. Learn the specialist skills needed to be a filmmaker, editor, camera person, production manager or technical director. 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.

Note

Applicants offered a place in this course 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 more information.

Combined diploma/degrees

The Diploma of Screen and Media (Production Management specialisation) can be combined with other programs as listed below to attain the awards of Diploma of Screen and Media (Production Management specialisation) from TAFE Queensland and the relevant degree from the university. Students undertake initial study at TAFE Queensland and complete the degree at the relevant university. Duration, location, mode of study, semester intake, electives and specialisations may vary. All mandatory university admission and English language requirements must be met before university enrolment is finalised. For more information contact the relevant university. Note: TAFE Queensland students making transition to the degree may need to wait six months to start with the semester one university intake.

To apply for a combined diploma/degree, applicants must select the Diploma of Screen and Media (Production Management specialisation) for the relevant TAFE Queensland location on their application and nominate their preferred degree/university (one only). Applicants can list the stand alone diploma or the combined program but not both. Listing more than one is not needed because they have the same eligibility and ATAR/rank requirements.

D Screen and Media (Production Management specialisation)/B Film and Screen Production:

526080 Coomera/University of Southern Queensland (1CO & 2F or 4P)

536080 Mount Gravatt/University of Southern Queensland (1C & 2F or 4P)

517026 Nambour/University of Southern Queensland (1C & 2F or 4P)

Combined program

UniSQ – B Film & Screen Production

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.

Prerequisites

Completion of Year 12 or attained Year 12 leaving age

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.

Notes

Contact the institution for information.

Career opportunities

Director of photography, production manager, technical director, master control operator, editor, director of film and television.

Course Code
526080
Start Date

Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025
5 Jun 2025

Fee

Sub *See notes

Level of Qualification
Diploma
Study Area
Creative and Performing Arts
Course Duration

1 year On campus with some online

Location
Gold Coast