Design

Bachelor of Digital Media (Film & Video Design)

Cricos Code: 090300J

What is a Bachelor of Digital Media (Film & Video Design)?

We live in a world of moving images – from cinemas, to boardrooms, to what we watch on our phones – and it’s designers with visual storytelling skills who create them. A degree in Film & Video Design gives you the essential knowledge and experience to embark on a career designing and producing content for film, TV, games, advertising, information, and beyond. Motion graphics, 3D animation, web, interactive, games, film and television are just some of the growth areas in digital media, and they all need smart, imaginative designers. To get into these highly competitive industries, you require exceptional digital design skills – exactly what this course delivers.

Billy Blue College of Design courses are delivered by Torrens University Australia Ltd, ABN 99 154 937 005, RTO 41343, CRICOS 03389E.

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Key Information

Where can I study

Where can I study

Sydney

Start Dates

Next intake is on 16 Sep 19

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Workload

10 hours per subject, per week. International students on a student visa are required to study full time, i.e. the student must complete a minimum of 1.0 EFTSL of study per year.

Course Duration

2 years accelerated

3 years full-time

6 years part-time

Why Study At Torrens

It’s study that suits you, with flexible online delivery taught by leading industry experienced lecturers, to provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to achieve your career goals.

FLEXIBILITY TO SUIT YOUR SCHEDULE

You control your workload, choose to study full-time, part-time, or accelerate your study to graduate sooner. You will always be supported.
WHAT CAN YOU EXPECT WHEN YOU GRADUATE?
As a graduate you’ll have a wealth of career opportunities available to you:
  • Art director
  • Animation director
  • Character designer
  • Colour grader
  • Concept / storyboard artist
  • Compositor
  • Creative director
  • Digital designer
SET FOR SUCCESS
We focus on giving you the skills and the knowledge to ensure your long-term success in your career or entrepreneurial venture. Our academics are highly qualified and include practising industry leaders, while our Success Coaches are available for industry coaching and strength capability. We will support you in every step of your study with us.

"I learnt such a diverse range of skills "

- Nick Bonney, Graduate of
"I've also met some amazing people from around the globe and still keep in touch with a bunch of them."
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Course Overview

In the Bachelor of Digital Media specialising in Film & Video Design you will gain broad, flexible hands-on skills in editing and post-production, sound design, concept design, project planning, cinematography, compositing and visual effects. Throughout the course, you’ll collaborate with other students in the Design Studio on a diverse range of projects. In this dynamic learning environment, you’ll explore pre-production planning, motion graphic design, and digital video production. You’ll discover and define a design problem in the digital media world and deliver an outcome while developing essential skills in team work and negation. At the same time, led by outstanding industry professionals, you will explore the theory and context of design, film, TV and animation to really bring your creativity to life. In your final year you can apply for an internship in a professional motion design studio or production house, and have the chance to work on a live project work for a real client. You will also have the opportunity to complement your studies by completing elective subjects in 3D Design & Animation, Interaction Design or Communication Design. You can pick and mix elective subjects to edit your degree to reach your goals. Our graduates are hot property, with many working in leading digital media firms, TV stations, and media production companies. On your graduation, these exciting opportunities will open up for you, too.
Learning Outcomes:
  • Broad and flexible hands-on design skills
  • Knowledge of design, film, TV and animation
  • Briefs and creative processes used by industry
  • Enriched creativity and storytelling
  • Opportunity to intern with a professional motion design studio or production house

WHAT YOU'LL STUDY

HOW YOU'LL STUDY

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Institute this qualification was awarded
TUA
Subjects Credited
8 of 24
Credit Points
80 of 240
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Institution this qualification was awarded …
Subjects Credited
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Diploma of Digital Media
TUA
8 of 24
80 of 240

How much

Find out more about course fees and financial support – and for personalised advice, just ask.

Check the Domestic Course Fee Schedule for the cost of your course. Fees for each trimester must be paid before the trimester commences.

HOW CAN I PAY?

PAYMENT OPTIONS

1. Upfront payment via Credit Card, BPAY, cheque or overseas bank account transfer
2. Full or partial payment via FEE-HELP Government Assistance (domestic students only)

FEE HELP

If you are an eligible student you may choose to defer some, or all, of your tuition fees through FEE-HELP. And as we are a university you can also take advantage of no loan fees on FEE-HELP when you study with us.
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SCHOLARSHIPS

Talented student? Apply for a scholarship, with options for school leavers, post graduates and more.
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Check the International Course Fee Schedule for the cost of your course. Fees for each trimester must be paid before the trimester commences. Onshore international students requiring a student visa should choose campus-based / blended option however the fully online option is available for offshore international students.
HOW CAN I PAY?
PAYMENT OPTIONS
1. Upfront payment via Credit Card, BPAY, cheque or overseas bank account transfer
2. Full or partial payment via FEE-HELP Government Assistance (domestic students only)
SCHOLARSHIPS
Talented student? Apply for a scholarship, with options for school leavers, post graduates and more.
VIEW SCHOLARSHIPS
Check the Domestic Course Fee Schedule for the cost of your course. Fees for each trimester must be paid before the trimester commences.
HOW CAN I PAY?
Check the International Course Fee Schedule for the cost of your course. Fees for each trimester must be paid before the trimester commences. Onshore international students requiring a student visa should choose campus-based / blended option however the fully online option is available for offshore international students.
HOW CAN I PAY?

Can I Apply

Before you get started with your course application, check you meet all the requirements listed below.

  • Australian Year 12 equivalent with ATAR 60
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If you do not meet the ATAR requirements You can apply through Special Entry;
  • Demonstrated ability to undertake study at the required level:
  • Broadly relevant work experience (documented e.g. CV), demonstrating a reasonable prospect of success; OR
  • formal, informal or non-formal study, completed or partially completed, demonstrating a reasonable prospect of success; OR
  • written submission to demonstrate reasonable prospect of success; OR
  • discipline specific portfolio (art and/or design)
Approved English tests include:
  • IELTS 6.0, with no sub score less than 5.5
  • Australian Year 12 equivalent with ATAR 60
View full course admission information
If you do not meet the ATAR requirements You can apply through Special Entry;
  • Demonstrated ability to undertake study at the required level:
  • Broadly relevant work experience (documented e.g. CV), demonstrating a reasonable prospect of success; OR
  • formal, informal or non-formal study, completed or partially completed, demonstrating a reasonable prospect of success; OR
  • written submission to demonstrate reasonable prospect of success; OR
  • discipline specific portfolio (art and/or design)
Approved English tests include:
  • IELTS 6.0, with no sub score less than 5.5

Ready To Apply

Applying to Torrens is easy. Pick your start date, decide how you’d like to study, then apply online or give us a call and we’ll do it for you.

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

We prepare international students with the skills and knowledge to be employment-ready, communicate and collaborate with diverse cultures and graduate with a perspective to gain global learning experiences.

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