Certificate IV in Digital and Interactive Games
Box Hill Institute, TAFE VIC
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No minimum education
This qualification is part of the Information and Communications Technology Training Package. It provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to be competent in supporting the design, development and programming of basic digital games briefs as part of a larger development team. The qualification has a small suite of core units with an opportunity to select units from specialist groups of electives across the different artistic or programming fields of the industry.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultation processes; Produce an interactive game; Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment; Work effectively in the digital media industry. Electives: Create visual design components for interactive games; Build a graphical user interface; Use a library or pre-existing components; Create 2D digital animations; Produce interactive animation; Review and apply the principles of animation; Create audio for digital games; Articulate, present and debate ideas; Identify, evaluate and apply current industry-specific technologies to meet industry standards; plus more.
About Box Hill Institute, TAFE VICFor more than 90 years, Box Hill Institute has provided collaborative and creative approaches to education and training.
Box Hill Institute's focus is on delivering employment focused courses and work ready graduates that are equipped with the skills required to succeed.
Box Hill Institute is one the largest providers in Victoria with more than 16,000 enrolments each year. The Institute delivers around 720 courses across 523 qualifications - including many delivered internationally and within industry - covering a range of short courses, certificates, diplomas, associate degrees and degrees, graduate certificates and master programs. Pathway options with partner universities are also available.
Box Hill Institute has three campuses located in Victoria which includes Box Hill, Melbourne City and Lilydale.
All campuses are within a few minutes' walk to shops, cafes, restaurants and public transport. Box Hill Central is the local public transport hub and is serviced by regular trains, trams and buses.
International students are an important part of the vibrant, diverse community. Students from more than 50 countries have studied at Box Hill Institute, side by side with local and other international students. Box Hill Institute was awarded International Vocational Training Provider of the Year 2015, the Award reinforcing the Institute's international education provider standing.
Fee help and payment plans are available for eligible students.
Provider CRICOS: 02411J RTO code: 4687;HE
Certificate IVCourse code: ICT40915
- Full-time internal = 1 year
16 units: 4 core; 12 elective
No minimum education
Life after Study
Games developers design, create and produce computer or video games. They work in games development teams with artists, programmers, producers and marketing staff. Games developers usually specialise in a particular game platform (PlayStation, Xbox or Nintendo, for example) and a particular aspect of game development, such as programming artificial intelligence or gameplay.
Information technology (IT) support technicians provide technical advice and support to help people use computer software and hardware effectively.