Certificate IV in Digital and Interactive Games

Course Code ICT40915
Campus Wangaratta - Docker Street
Duration 785 hours

Sessions - Dates/Times

Contact your local GOTAFE campus on 1300 GOTAFE (468 233) for full details

Fee Information
Type Average Enrolled Hours Hourly Fee Rate Indicative Tuition Fee Hourly Govt Subsidy Rate Total Govt Contribution
Govt Subsidised-Standard 785 $4.77 $3,744.45 $6.50 $5,102.50
Govt Subsidised-Standard Concession 785 $0.95 $748.89 $6.50 $5,102.50
Full Fee 785 $7.89 $6,193.65 N/A N/A
Course Materials 785 $0.50 $392.50 N/A N/A

Please note that the advertised fees relate to 2019.   For enrolments this year, please contact us for confirmation.

The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.

You will receive an Indicative Fee Statement when you decide upon your course. A finalised invoice will be issued upon enrolment. Students will be invoiced for the components of the course that they are enrolled into for each year or semester.

Material fees cover costs associated with the following where applicable, and not limited to:

  • Classroom activity consumables, handouts and booklets
  • E-Learning resources and associated license access fees
  • Excursions

Additionally some courses require students to purchase or supply text books, kits, tools, uniforms and personal protection equipment. Some specific materials may be purchased through the GOTAFE Book Shop. A full list with associated costs will be provided to you at your Course Information session or during the Pre-Training review Interview.

Units of Competency

ICT40915 – Core Units
ICTICT418 – Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment
BSBWHS304 – Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultation processes
ICTGAM401 – Produce an interactive game
ICTICT419 – Work effectively in the digital media industry

ICT40915 – Elective Units
CUAANM303 – Create 3D digital models
ICTGAM302 – Design and apply simple textures to digital art
ICTGAM402 – Identify and apply principles of games design and game playing
ICTGAM403 – Create design documents for interactive games
ICTGAM404 – Apply artificial intelligence in game development
ICTGAM405 – Write story and content for digital games
ICTGAM406 – Create visual design components for interactive games
ICTGAM409 – Create 3-D characters for interactive games
ICTGAM410 – Develop 3-D components for interactive games
ICTGAM413 – Design and create 3-D digital models
ICTGAM414 – Create audio for digital games
ICTICT406 – Build a graphical user interface
ICTPRG301 – Apply introductory programming techniques
ICTPRG406 – Apply introductory object-oriented language skills

Skills Recognition

Skills Recognition is an assessment only process that may result in credits towards a part or full qualification.  There is no formal training involved, although you may choose to complete further training as a result of the assessment process.

You can apply for Skills Recognition before you enrol in the qualification you are seeking.  You can apply for Skills Recognition through one or both of the following processes:

  • Credit Transfer for formal training that might be equivalent to a new qualification or partial qualification
  • Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for people who have relevant and current skills and knowledge that they have gained through non-formal or informal learning i.e. work or life experience.

Please note:  Eligible individuals who wish to access a government subsidised place, must participate in a Pre-training Review.  This will consider your:

  • Aspirations/career goals
  • Educational attainment and capability
  • Literacy and numeracy skills
  • Suitability for Recognition for Prior Learning (RPL) and Credit Transfer
Learner’s Rights

Refer to the Student Handbook for information regarding Learner’s Rights Student Handbook.
Further information is provided at course induction.

Student Welfare Unit

As an enrolled student at GOTAFE you will be welcome to access a variety of non-academic support services from the Student Welfare Unit. These services are designed to best support you to successfully complete your course.

Services include on campus supports and remote supports

  • Counselling
  • employment information
  • careers
  • activities etc.
Educational Support Services

As an enrolled student at GOTAFE you may access a wide range of academic support services to assist you to meet the academic challenges of your course from our Learning Support Unit.

Where to from here?

If you need any further clarification of the information provided please contact one of our client service officers on 1300 468 233 who can assist you or click Enquire Now.