Certificate IV in Digital Media Technologies
Canberra Institute of Technology (CIT)
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Year 12 or equivalent
This qualification is part of the Information and Communications Technology Training Package. It provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to be competent to design, develop and use digital media technologies as an assistant information and communications technology specialist working independently or as part of a larger development team.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Articulate, present and debate ideas; Participate effectively in OHS communication and consultative processes; Author interactive media; Use online learning tools; Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an IT environment; Work effectively in the digital media industry; Support small scale IT projects. Plus units from specialist groups: Web development; Programming; or Interactive media. Plus electives.
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Provider CRICOS: 00001K RTO code: 0101;HE
Certificate IVCourse code: ICA40811
- Full-time internal = 1 year
- Part-time internal
17 units: 7 core units; 5 specialist; 5 elective
Year 12 or equivalent
This qualification is appropriate for an apprenticeship pathway.
Life after Study
Multimedia developers generate and manipulate graphic images, animations, sound, text and video into consolidated and seamless multimedia applications. Multimedia applications include computer-based interactive training, data presentation and information kiosks, CD-ROMs, entertainment and educational products, and multimedia presentations.