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Diploma of Digital and Interactive Games: This qualification is offered as a Dual Diploma with the Diploma of Information Technology.

National Course Code: ICT50215

TAFE NSW Course Number: ICT50215-01V02

Mount Druitt

Study Type:
Full Time

Start Date:
23 Jul 2018


36 weeks

Nominal Hours:

Indicative Cost: $4,060

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This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to be competent in a variety of skill areas within the digital and interactive games industry. It provides an opportunity to develop the design, graphic/digital media and programming skills required in the development of digital games briefs, either as a small independent specialist or as part of a larger team. The qualification also provides opportunities to work in new and emerging games genres, such as online game development, mobile device gaming, interactive internet and TV game development.

Licensing/Regulatory Information
No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

This qualification is offered as a Dual Diploma with the Diploma of Information Technology.

Before enrolling into this course, it is expected that learners will have completed:
Certificate IV in Digital and Interactive Games

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If during or after your enrolment, the course in which you are enrolled is updated in line with national industry standards, the Institute reserves the right to transition you into an alternate course. If this becomes necessary, the Institute will advise you of the change and the arrangements which will be available for you to complete your alternate course.

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Credit (or recognition) for modules/units may be granted based on previous learning, studies, work and/or life experiences. Please discuss this with the teaching section when you enrol.

BSBWHS403 Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS consultation and participation processes
ICTGAM511 Manage testing of games and interactive media
ICTGAM525 Apply digital texturing for the 3-D environment in digital games
ICTPMG501 Manage ICT projects
ICTGAM501 Create design concepts for digital games and 3-D media
ICTGAM512 Create and implement designs for a 3-D games environment
ICTGAM526 Create complex 3-D characters for games
ICTPRG501 Apply advanced object-oriented language skills
ICTGAM503 Create a complex 3-D interactive computer game
ICTGAM514 Design and create models for a 3-D and digital effects environment
ICTGAM530 Develop and implement physics in a 3-D digital game
ICTPRG515 Review developed software
BSBCRT501 Originate and develop concepts
ICTGAM508 Develop complex 3-D software for games and interactive media
ICTGAM523 Collaborate in the design of 3-D game levels and environments
ICTICT515 Verify client business requirements
ICTGAM507 Develop intermediate 3-D software for games and interactive media
ICTGAM517 Produce a digital animation sequence
ICTICT511 Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the enterprise
ICTGAM504 Manage interactive media production
ICTGAM516 Animate a 3-D character for digital games
ICTICT419 Work effectively in the digital media industry

The above list includes units being offered at this campus and that are required to complete this qualification. Other colleges may offer different elective options. For some courses the electives will not be listed however they will be discussed during your first class. Please see www.tafensw.edu.au for the full list of elective units available within this course.

The indicative cost of this course is $4,060.

CodeNameStart DateEnd DateCensus DateAmount
18MTD00900Diploma of Digital and Interactive Games - UOS123 Jul 201828 Sep 20183 Sep 2018$1,015
18MTD00903Diploma of Digital and Interactive Games - UOS215 Oct 20187 Dec 20185 Nov 2018$1,015
19MTD00321Diploma of Digital and Interactive Games - UOS34 Feb 201912 Apr 20194 Mar 2019$1,015
19MTD00324Diploma of Digital and Interactive Games - UOS429 Apr 201921 Jun 20193 Jun 2019$1,015

Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.

This course is approved for a Commonwealth VET Student Loan. If you meet the eligibility requirements, you are able to apply to the Commonwealth for a loan to cover all or part of your course fee. We will ask you whether you would like to apply for a VET Student Loan when you enrol and advise you of the process.

If you would like more information about VET Student Loans please visit the TAFE NSW website or contact us on 131 870.

For full details on TAFE NSW fees and money matters please visit our Paying for Your Course page.

Start Date: 23 Jul 2018

Full Time: 18 hours per week x 36 Weeks

Workshops will be held 3 days per week, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 9.30 am to 4 pm with 30 minutes lunch break (subject to change)

To register your interest in this course, please use the Apply option.

Please attend one of the following Course Information Sessions:
Wednesday 4th of July 2018 at 11 am or 5 pm
TAFE NSW Mount Druitt
Building M, Ground Floor, Room: M.G.25
Cnr Mount Street and North Parade
Mount Druitt

At the information session you'll be able to speak to the teachers to find out what course is best for you. We will also provide you with the proposed course timetable.

If you cannot attend one of the aforementioned course information sessions, please contact:
Nathan Rose - Head Teacher
Email: Nathan.Rose@tafensw.edu.au or Telephone: 02 9208 6432
TAFE NSW Mount Druitt
Building M, Ground Floor, Room M.G.3
Cnr Mount Street and North Parade
Mount Druitt

A Unique Student Identifier is required prior to enrolment. To apply for your USI visit www.usi.gov.au .If you cannot remember your USI or if you have forgotten you have one, please visit the USI Website for assistance in retrieving your USI.

For further assistance, contact the WSI Service Centre on 131 870 to enrol.

18MTD-200 S:23/7/2018 E:21/6/2019

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