COVID-19 updates
Makeup.jpg, Hospitality_0.jpg, Music-7.jpg, , Dental.jpg
Home | Courses | Advanced Diploma of Screen and Media (Broadcast Television)

CUA60615 Advanced Diploma of Screen and Media (Broadcast Television)

National ID: CUA60615 | State ID: AA92

Make a career in broadcast TV a reality

Qualified technical television experts are keenly sought after in Australia and overseas. They work behind the scenes on the complex technical elements involved in delivering television programs to viewers, such as capturing vision and sound; lighting; creating graphics and special effects and managing transmissions from studios and live venues.

This qualification is designed to equip the next generation of television technical professionals with real-life practical experience.

Industry partners contribute to course content and training delivery and as a student you will observe broadcast technical managers and freelance professionals on actual, live-to-air broadcasts.

Gain these skills
  • Evolve ideas for professional creative work
  • Create digital visual effects
  • Develop lighting designs
  • Devise camera coverage
  • Direct screen production crews


Screen and Media students on the set of The Heights

Creative abilities on display at Yagan Square

Entrance Requirements

Important information

Job opportunities

How to apply


Important information

Two semesters of study after completion of relevant Diploma (eg Diploma of Screen and Media (Film & Television)), or with recent industry experience and knowledge.

Job opportunities


Other job titles may include:

  • Director Assistant
  • Avid 101 Editing 
  • Broadcast Technical Officer 
  • Vision Switcher
  • EVS Operator
  • CCU Operator 
  • Outside Broadcasting 
  • Cable Handling and Rigging (The National Standard for Licensing Persons Performing High Risk Work applies to persons performing dogging and rigging work.)

Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations.

How to apply

On campus (full-time)

To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to

Other study types

For all other study types such as on campus (part-time), skill sets, online, employer-based study and apprenticeships or traineeships visit our Apply and Enrol page.

International students

International students should contact


Estimated Course Fee

Estimated Concession Fee

Eligible for VSL

VSL Capping

$7,412.14 $7,412.14 Yes $15,793
These fees are estimates only and are for the entire course for students enrolling on a full-time basis.
- Fees might differ between courses delivered at different campuses due to the elective units included in the course study plan or adapting courses to meet local industry needs.
- Fees may also differ for each individual student depending on the units of study selected, prior qualifications and recognition of prior learning.
- Fees are payable at enrolment each semester for the units enrolled for that period. Some year-long courses might have a bigger fee load in the first semester. 
- Proof of concession must be presented to access concession rates if eligible.
- For secondary school aged persons (in 2020, students born on or after 1 July 2002 who are at least 15 years old) undertaking training that is not part of a VET Delivered to Secondary Schools program, the maximum course fee chargeable in 2020 is $420 plus the resource fees and discretionary fees. 
- Prices quoted include resource fees, but do not include material fees such as the cost of books, uniforms and students personal equipment.
- The course fee cap applicable to Diplomas and Advanced Diplomas only applies during the current calendar year, so fees might differ for students enrolling in semester 2.
- VET Student Loans Eligible Courses and Caps may be subject to changes implemented by the Australian Government 
- Concessions and Secondary School Age cap do not apply to commercial courses, or Foundation Programs (ESL, General Education, etc.)
- Course information and fees are subject to change without notice

Delivery location, important dates and study options

During your course of study, NMTAFE may use a variety of learning practices to ensure you get the best outcome for your learning journey.
This may include online learning, face-to-face classroom, laboratory/workshop delivery, work placement or a combination of these, depending on which is most appropriate.

Semester 1, 2021

Perth - On Campus


Fees and charges


Duration 2 semester/s
When Semester 1, 2021
Where Perth
How On campus
Apply now
Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.

Course enquiry

Please note This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply, please refer to the 'How to apply' tab above.

Page last updated September 18, 2020