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CUA60620 Advanced Diploma of Screen and Media (Digital Cinema)

National ID CUA60620 State ID AC80

Explore the nature of storytelling through the medium of Digital Cinema

This course provides you with the opportunity to work on varied content and will develop your skills in developing ideas, lighting designs, storylines and treatments, directing and editing.

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When Semester 1, 2023. Semester 1, 2024.

Study Mode On campus.

Explore the nature of storytelling through the medium of Digital Cinema

This course provides you with the opportunity to work on varied content and will foster your skills in developing ideas, storylines and treatments, producing, directing, camera and lighting design, location sound and editing techniques.

You will be equipped with the skills and knowledge necessary to work within the film and television industry. This course will also give you the opportunity to explore the nature of storytelling through the medium of digital cinema, culminating in a gala cinema screening.

The focus of the course is to create fully funded, short narrative films, with professional actors, using current industry equipment. You will also have opportunities to produce documentaries, micro dramas, and client-based projects.

Successful completion of this course may see you gain advanced standing for entry into the WA Screen Academy's Bachelor of Media & Communications at ECU.

  • Direct performers and crews for screen productions
  • Evolve and develop narrative storytelling
  • Design and implement cinematography and lighting techniques
  • Refine skills in location sound recording and post production audio
  • Edit and colour grade complex screen content

I have the following attributes:

  • Ability to work collaboratively
  • Creativity and vision
  • Presentation and negotiation skills
  • Leadership and management ability
  • Planning and organisational skills
  • Financial skills and the ability to work to a budget
  • Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Competent in Microsoft 365 applications - Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Ability to work industry standard hours of 10 hour days

Important information

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Semester 1, 2024

Details

Duration 2 Semesters
When Semester 1, 2024
Where Perth
How On campus

Course fees

Indicative General fee $7,356.85
(Tuition fee* $5,876.85 + Resource fee $1,480.00 )

*Fee disclaimers

The fees quoted are estimates only and are for the entire course for students enrolling on a full-time basis. Please view the full list of Fee disclaimers.

Please note fees listed include all units required to gain this qualification.  If you're a continuing student and have successfully completed a lower-level qualification that is a prerequisite for this course, you'll only pay for the units that you need to enrol in, to complete this course.

Enquiries regarding fees can be made by calling us.

T 1300 300 822

Units

Core  
National ID Unit title
CUAPPR515 Establish and maintain safe creative practice
CUAPPR613 Engage in the business of creative practice
CUAPPR615 Evolve ideas for professional creative work
Elective  
National ID Unit title
CUACAM611 Direct cinematography for screen productions
CUADES611 Manage design realisation
CUADRT512 Direct performers for screen productions
CUADRT611 Establish creative vision for screen productions
CUAIND611 Work professionally in the creative arts industry
CUALGT514 Develop lighting designs
CUAPOS511 Edit complex media productions
CUAPOS512 Perform primary and secondary colour correction
CUAPPM512 Realise productions
CUAPPM613 Plan and manage pre-production activities
CUASOU411 Coordinate sound recording operations on location
CUASOU418 Edit dialogue
CUAWRT602 Edit scripts

Semester 1, 2023

Details

Duration 2 Semesters
When Semester 1, 2023
Where Perth
How On campus

Course fees

Indicative General fee $7,019.20
(Tuition fee* $5,674.20 + Resource fee $1,345.00 )

*Fee disclaimers

The fees quoted are estimates only and are for the entire course for students enrolling on a full-time basis. Please view the full list of Fee disclaimers.

Please note fees listed include all units required to gain this qualification.  If you're a continuing student and have successfully completed a lower-level qualification that is a prerequisite for this course, you'll only pay for the units that you need to enrol in, to complete this course.

Enquiries regarding fees can be made by calling us.

T 1300 300 822

Units

Core  
National ID Unit title
CUAPPR515 Establish and maintain safe creative practice
CUAPPR613 Engage in the business of creative practice
CUAPPR615 Evolve ideas for professional creative work
Elective  
National ID Unit title
CUACAM414 Pull focus
CUACAM611 Direct cinematography for screen productions
CUADRT512 Direct performers for screen productions
CUADRT611 Establish creative vision for screen productions
CUAIND611 Work professionally in the creative arts industry
CUALGT514 Develop lighting designs
CUAPOS511 Edit complex media productions
CUAPOS512 Perform primary and secondary colour correction
CUAPPM512 Realise productions
CUAPPM613 Plan and manage pre-production activities
CUASOU411 Coordinate sound recording operations on location
CUASOU418 Edit dialogue
CUAWRT602 Edit scripts

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