Digital Media

Digital Media is a fast-growing industry, so a qualification can kickstart your career. Want to create mind blowing video games? Fantastic animated stories and characters for children, business, or even the big screen? It’s all possible with digital media courses at GOTAFE.

Our experts will take your current projects and help you make them a reality. Whether that’s through Photoshop or our gaming and digital platforms.

Our digital media courses are designed to give you the best possible foundation in a constantly expanding and exciting field. Using the latest in technology, software and interactive theory. We’ll prepare you for a rewarding career in animation, game design, and 3D modelling.

We encourage you to be innovative, and teach you across multiple platforms. You’ll have access to the software you need all through your course, not just during workshops. Our courses have industry-driven content so you have the latest knowledge and skills to strengthen your career. Let our expert trainers support and encourage your creativity, so you advance into cutting-edge jobs, such as game design and development, and digital animation.

COURSES AVAILABLE

Imagine yourself creating the next mega-hit game. Use your creative flair and head for technology by studying the Certificate III in Media.

Learn the fundamentals of the games industry: we’ll take you from initial concept to playable demo. Create games, 2D and 3D modelling and animation of game elements.

Our industry expert Trainers know what the next generation of gamers are looking for. Learn how to use audio production for sound effects, music and visual design creation for game environments.

Define and develop game mechanics, create interactive environments, then process feedback to refine your game.

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Become a major player in the digital game arena with the Certificate IV. Get hands on with the applications and systems you need to be job ready. Practice with 3D software for modelling and animation. Use game engines to develop games. Design, develop and programme basic digital games briefs.

With this course under your belt, you’ll be highly competitive for roles as an Assistant Developer, Assistant Graphic/Media Designer, Support Games Developer, and more.

We cover:

  • Games programming and design
  • Model and animate with Blender
  • Develop games with Unity development platform
  • Texture and environment creation
  • Digital audio

The program is delivered three days per week at Wangaratta Campus. The course can be completed in one year.

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Are you hooked on cutting-edge games? Ready to build your career as a digital developer? The Diploma of Digital and Interactive Games is your passport to a career in the industry. When you study, you’ll focus on online game development, mobile device gaming, interactive internet and TV game development. Use your expertise in a development team, or as an independent developer. Our computer labs are available to you whenever creativity strikes. Develop your design, graphic/digital media and programming skills. Use Blender for modelling and animation, and develop games on the Unity development platform.

The program is delivered three days per week at Wangaratta Campus. The course can be completed in one year.

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