C4295 - Certificate IV in Screen and Media

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Plan: C4295 - Certificate IV in Screen and Media
Campus: City Campus

Overview

Program details
Purpose of the Program
Articulation and pathways
Entrance requirements
External accreditation and industry links
Student expenses and charges in addition to fees
Library, IT and specialist resources

Program details

Award title: Certificate IV in Screen and Media
Qualification national code: CUF40107
Nominal hours: 865
Career: TAFE
Duration: 1 year- Full-time
Location: City Campus
Owning school: Media and Communication (345T)
Owning school URL: www.rmit.edu.au/mediacommunication
CRICOS code:

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Purpose of the Program

The objective of this program is for you to develop skills and knowledge needed in the Broadcast Television Industry for entry level technician and management roles.

The areas of study include;

  • Studio production including Vision switching and multi-camera operation.
  • Single camera digital video production in either ENG (electronic news gathering or EFP (electronic field production)
  • Digital Video Post production & effects
  • Lighting for studio & location
  • Audio recording for studio & location
  • Technical direction & operation of Camera Control units.

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Articulation and pathways

Pathway
Pathways refer to related programs for which you may be eligible once you have
graduated from your current program.

Upon successful completion of the Certificate IV in Screen and Media (Television Production) you may be eligible to undertake further studies in;

  • CUA40413 Diploma of Live Production and Technical Service
  • CUF50107 Diploma of Screen and Media
  • CUF60107 Advanced Diploma of Screen and Media

 

 

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Entrance requirements

Academic entrance requirements:  There are no minimum requirements.

Prerequisites: There are no prerequisites

Selection Requirements: Applicants will be required to be interviewed, either in person or via phone/skype.

Please refer to the VTAC guide for additional information.

International English language requirements:

  • IELTS (Academic): 5.5 (no band less than 5.0)
  • TOEFL (Paper based): 530 (TWE 3.5)
  • TOEFL (Internet Based Test – iBT): Overall score of 71 with minimum of 17 in any sections
  • Pearson Test of English (Academic) (PTE(A)): 42 (no band less than 36)

Refer to: http://www.rmit.edu.au/study-with-us/international-students/apply-to-rmit-international-students/entry-requirements/

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External accreditation and industry links

In Australia there are no professional bodies that recognise or accredit programs in  Screen and Media (Television Production).

All course delivery and assessment is informed by industry through the Program Advisory Committee.

The Certificate IV in Screen and Media (Television Production) is strongly connected with industry. It has been developed with the support and input of people working across the Australian Television industry.

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Student expenses and charges in addition to fees

Once you are enrolled as a student in this program you will need to allow for expenses other than university tuition fees.  Additional expenses may relate to the purchase of lecture notes, textbooks, stationery, consumables such as printer paper, fees levied by commercial internet service providers for internet access outside of the university campus, and other relevant costs.

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Library, IT and specialist resources

 

Library resources and services

As a student enrolled in a program at RMIT University you can access the extensive services, facilities and study space provided by the Library. You can access books, journals and other course related materials, such as DVDs, past exams, newspapers and e-books. Through our document delivery service you can also request items from any library in the world.

Computers for study are available at every Library site, where you can access the Internet, myRMIT (http://www.rmit.edu.au/myrmit) or Library e-resources. If you have a laptop you can access the RMIT University wireless network in the Library. Library staff can show you how to find information for your assignments or you can work through web-based tutorials or use our online Ask a Librarian service. The Library is continually expanding our electronic collections to make it easier for you to get the information you need when you need it. All RMIT University students have unlimited access to quality electronic resources such as, e-books, e-journals and newspapers.

You can find more information on Library resources and services at: http://rmit.edu.au/library

Online learning tools and content

You can access online learning tools and content for your program and associated courses at myRMIT http://www.rmit.edu.au/myrmit

Services available to you as a student at RMIT University

RMIT University provides a wide range of resources and opportunities to assist your learning and wellbeing so you can achieve your study and career goals.

Services are available face to face and online assisting with:

  • transition to tertiary study and learning
  • study skills, academic skills including literacy, mathematics and basic sciences
  • if relevant enabling assistance if you have a disability, long term medical condition or other form of disadvantage which may impact on your learning
  • career development and employment
  • living and wellbeing (including advice on health, housing and financial matters)
  • opportunities for scholarships, leadership and study abroad
  • opportunities for participating in arts, sport, recreation, fitness activities as well as student activism and university governance.

We also offer a friendly and supportive environment for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students.

You can find more information at http://www.rmit.edu.au/students

 

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