Develop your critical and creative thinking skills for the screen and media industry
The Certificate III in Screen and Media will help you to develop your critical and creative thinking skills and enable you to work effectively in the contemporary screen and media industries.
Under the guidance of our lecturers, who are experienced industry practitioners, you will learn emergent media skills including the basics of picture composition, introduction to social media, management vision and sound editing, and content creation for the fast-growing social media sector.
North Metropolitan TAFE offers this qualification in semester 2 each year.
- Develop and extend critical and creative thinking skills
- Contribute to health and safety of self and others
- Work effectively in the creative arts industry
I have the following attributes:
- A passion for film and visual arts
- Creative flair
- Technical and practical
- Able to work as part of a team
|School Leaver||Non-School Leaver||AQF|
|OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8||C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalent||Certificate I or Certificate II|
- Camera Operator (Film, TV, Video) | Light Technician | Video & Sound Recorder | Television Equipment Operator
Other job titles may include:
- Audio-visual Technician
- Special Effects Assistant
- Technical Production Assistant (Remote Area)
- Camera Assistant
- Sound Technician
- Production Assistant (Film & Television)
- Editing Assistant (Film & Television)
- Lighting Technician (Productions)
Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations.
- Diploma of Screen and Media (Film & Television)
- Advanced Diploma of Screen and Media (Digital Cinema)
North Metropolitan TAFE offers you a range of further study opportunities, see below for a list of related courses.
Estimated Course Fee
Estimated Concession Fee
Eligible for VSL
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 2021, students born on or after 1 July 2003 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 2021 is $420 plus the resource fees and discretionary fees.
- Concessions and Secondary School Age cap do not apply to commercial courses (such as short courses), or Foundation Programs (ESL, General Education, etc.).
- 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.
- Course information and fees are subject to change without notice.