|Course Code:||CT64 (National ID: CUF60107)|| |
|Careers:||Editor, Sound Editor|| |
One year (2 semesters) full time.
|How:||Full time|| |
|Where:||PERTH CAMPUS - Building 619 Aberdeen StreetNORTHBRIDGE6003|| |
|Intake:||Semester 1|| |
|International study available:||Yes|| |
|Online study available:||No|| |
|Uni pathway available:||Yes|| |
About the course Ask us a question about this course
Take hours of film footage and turn it into a beautiful, dramatic, edgy or touching short film by working behind the scenes in the exciting film and television industry!
Work on real-life productions and produce short drama films on 16mm; where you'll try your hand at post-production activities.
Studying an Advanced Diploma of Screen and Media (Post-Production) you'll gain hands-on skills and experience, working with industry bodies such as ABC and Screenwest. You'll also undertake a stimulating work-placement program - best preparing you for a career in the film and television industry.
View our brochure to see the career pathways for our film and television courses.
View examples of student work
Where this course can lead you
Harness specialist post-production and personal skills in a hands-on and practical environment; learning from lecturers with industry experience and using high-standard professional equipment. You'll leave Central with the ability to create a masterpiece.
With an Advanced Diploma of Screen and Media (Post-Production) from Central you could build a career in the film and television industry as a:
Editor (Sound/Film): work with the Director to perfect the production.
Director: become the driving artistic source behind a production for the whole world to see.
Cameraperson: operate the camera for your favourite TV show.
Cinematographer: capture beautiful images in film or television.
Producer: distribute a production to your chosen audience.
Your Advanced Diploma of Screen and Media (Post-Production) opens the door for further study at Western Australia's leading universities. See Uni Pathways section for more information.
Skills you will gain from this course
Central's media qualifications provide you with skills that are relevant to current industry trends and practices.
By the end of the course you will be able to:
edit a screen production
work with colleagues to create a screen production
plan and manage post-production activities
create a design brief
create an innovative work environment
turn your ideas into a unique screen production
become highly confident using industry standard equipment
collaborate and build relationships with parties involved in the production process
manage all marketing activities
create a screen production
Central film and television graduates have embarked on careers in feature length films, national advertising campaigns, music videos and some of Australia’s best television shows.
Central's university pathway arrangements mean your Diploma of Screen and Media will provide you with the opportunity for direct entry and an advanced standing in a course at Curtin University or Edith Cowan University.
Bachelor of Arts (Humanities) Screen Arts – Extended
or Bachelor of Arts (Humanities) Screen Arts – Double Major
300 credits (50%)
Equivalent to 1.5 year
Edith Cowan University
Bachelor of Creative Industries
Advanced Standing Credit: CCA1103 (Creativity: Theory, Practice and History), CCA 1108 (Communications and Digital Technology), FAV1101 (Introduction to Digital Video), FAV1111 (Film and Cinema Studies), 2 x Level 1 Electives and 6 x Level 2 Electives (180 credit points)
Bachelor of Creative Industries (Film and Video major)
Advanced Standing Credit: CCA1103 (Creativity: Theory, Practice and History), CCA 1108 (Communications and Digital Technology), FAV1101 (Introduction to Digital Video), FAV1111 (Film and Cinema Studies), 2 x Level 1 Electives, 2 x Level 2 Major Units and 4 x Level 2 Electives (180 credit points)
|Description:||Complete 16 units; 2 core and 14 elective units.|| |
Title: GROUP 01 - CORE
Description: Central Institute of Technology offer the core units listed below.
|D0649||BSBCRT501A||Originate and develop concepts|
|D0650||BSBCRT601A||Research and apply concepts and theories of creativity|
Title: GROUP 02 - ELECTIVES
Description: Central Institute of Technology offer the units listed below.
Please note: previously completed units may count towards this qualification. Please discuss with the teaching area to determine eligibility.
|D0668||BSBDES502A||Establish, negotiate and refine a design brief|
|D0669||BSBDES601A||Manage design realisation|
|D0760||BSBINN502A||Build and sustain an innovative work environment|
|D0849||BSBMGT605B||Provide leadership across the organisation|
|D0851||BSBMGT615A||Contribute to organisation development|
|D0881||BSBMKG605B||Evaluate international marketing opportunities|
|D0885||BSBMKG609A||Develop a marketing plan|
|D0955||BSBPUB503A||Manage fundraising and sponsorship activities|
|D1129||CUFDRT605A||Collaborate with editors during post-production|
|D1165||CUFPOS501A||Edit complex screen productions|
|D1181||CUFPPM602A||Plan and manage film and media post-production|
Information for international students
Requirements for this course
Completion of Diploma of Screen & Media + Folio assessment.
Studying as an international student at Central
Central is one of Australia's largest VET colleges, and trains around 1700 international students from more than 85 countries each year. In 2010, we were the inaugural winner of Western Australia's International Training Provider of the Year award and were again given this award in 2011 and 2013.
Our campuses are conveniently located near the centre of Perth's CBD, making them easy to access via public transport. Central boasts excellent state of the art facilities and resources and a friendly, safe and secure learning environment.
As a graduate, you are ensured direct pathways to further qualifications at Western Australian universities, or alternatively, the job ready skills you need to succeed in your career straight away.
We offer a dedicated International Centre which is focused on servicing International students, helping you with your personal and academic needs. Staff offer friendly, specialised support and guidance from your initial contact through to your graduation, to ensure that your experience at Central is enjoyable and rewarding.
Visit our international pages to find out more about studying at Central and life in Perth.
Find out from international students about their experiences studying at Central.
Find out about applying to study at Central as an International student.
Courses available to international students at Central are delivered in partnership with Education and Training International RTO Provider No: 52395 CRICOS Provider Code: 00020G
Getting into this course
In order to gain entry into this course you must complete the (CT47) Diploma of Screen and Media (Film and Television).
The Application Process
The process for applying for a course at Central depends on whether you are a local or international student and the way that you will be studying: full time, part time, as an apprentice or trainee.
Our future students area of the website includes a handy guide to help you through the process depending on what type of student you are, and how you are planning on studying.
Find out more information about the process to apply, enrol and pay.
Recognition of Prior Learning
Do you have existing skills? Whether obtained through paid or voluntary work, training or other experiences, you may be able to fast track your study by applying for recognition of prior learning, often referred to as RPL.
Find out more here
Domestic full time students
Course fees are made up of two components, tuition fees and resource fees. Tuition fees are calculated according to the course hours for each unit. The resource fees cover the materials and services required to complete a unit. Resource fees may vary slightly from unit to unit so an approximate amount has been shown.
Tuition fees:Average semester tuition fees: $2876 Whole course tuition fees based on 2 semesters: $5696
Resource fees:Approximate resource fees for each semester: $616
Total semester fees:Approximate cost per semester (tuition + resource): $3492
Please note these figures are based on full time study mode. Part time student fees will vary depending on the number of units you are enrolled in.
You will be given the exact amount of your fees at enrolment. You may also need to buy textbooks or equipment for your course.
Paying your fees:Both tuition and resource fees for the upcoming semester should be paid in full at the time of enrolment. Find out how and where to pay for your course
Most Diploma and above students are eligible for VET FEE-HELP. This is a Government loan program that helps you with your fees so you can pay them off slowly by instalments.
Find out more about VET FEE-HELP
International students:The total course cost for international students is $10,900 + resource fees. You will need to pay your course fees to ETI when you accept your offer.