Design

Diploma of Film and Video

Cricos Code: 103349C

What is a Diploma of Film and Video?

If you’re someone who prefers to be behind the camera than in front, we’ve got news for you. The Diploma of Film and Video introduces a range of skills and knowledge found in film production. It develops an understanding of screen-based video production and post-production along with basic skills developed in cinematography, lighting, editing, colour grading and sound design. It’s a perfect stepping stone towards an exciting career in film and video as well as an entry point into one of our Bachelor degrees.

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, Brisbane, Melbourne

Online study available

Start Dates

Next intake is on 15 Feb 2021

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Workload

10 hours per subject, per week, comprising 3 hours of facilitated study and 7 hours self-directed.

Course Duration

Full-time accelerated: 1 year

Full-time: 18 months

Part-time available

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
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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 Bachelor of Digital Media (Film & Video Design)
"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

WHAT TO EXPECT

The Diploma of Film and Video provides you with a base of knowledge and skills in screen-based video production and post-production. You will develop basic skills in cinematography, lighting, editing, colour grading and sound design. Additionally, you will develop an understanding of and practical skills motion design, photography and all the leading software used in the industry. The course consists of shared subjects with cross-discipline diplomas and bachelors providing both on-boarding support, exposure to bachelor programs for pathway opportunities as well as a genuine exit qualification if you wish to enter directly into the field upon graduation.
Learning Outcomes:
  • Learn advanced skills in video production and specialise in post-production
  • Develop the fundamentals in lighting, editing, colour grading and sound design
  • Gain practical skills and knowledge in motion design
  • Design cutting edge video production using trends within social and new media platforms
  • Work with industry-standard creative processes, advanced challenges & briefs

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
Credit Points
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Diploma of Digital Media
TUA
8 of 24
80 of 240

Fees & Scholarships

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.

Or 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)
Onshore international students requiring a student visa should choose campus-based / blended option. Approved English tests include:
  • Australian Year 12 or equivalent; and
  • IELTS 5.5, with no sub score less than 5 or equivalent.
Or 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)
Onshore international students requiring a student visa should choose campus-based / blended option. Approved English tests include:
  • Australian Year 12 or equivalent; and
  • IELTS 5.5, with no sub score less than 5 or equivalent.

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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