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ICT50215 Diploma of Digital and Interactive Games

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The ICT50215 Diploma of Digital and Interactive Games sets you up with the design and graphic/ digital media and programming skills you need to develop digital games as an independent specialist, or working as part of a larger team.

This fun and exciting course allows you to work as an online game developer, mobile device game developer, interactive internet developer and TV game developer.

Our hands-on course gives you the practical know-how to combine with the theoretical application to deliver fully functioning games.

Our classes, courses and assessment is all created with you in mind; with experienced instructors, hands on training and video exams that consider your unique situation.

The ICT50215 Diploma of Digital and Interactive Games is a Nationally Recognised course.

For further information on this course including study options and locations, download the course guide.

This course is internationally endorsed by Premiere Game Developers Bohemia Interactive. To view more information, please click here.

Total number of units = 16
(5 core units / 11 elective units must be selected)
CRICOS Code: 088040J

Please click here to download Training & Assessment Strategy for Diploma of Digital and Interactive Games


The ICT50215 Course Includes:

Unit Cluster 1: Working in the Gaming Industry and Game Data
BSBWHS403 Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS consultation and participation processes
ICTICT419 Work effectively in the digital media industry
ICTGAM419 Build a database to support a computer game
ICTPRG425 Use structured query language
Unit Cluster 2: Game Design
ICTGAM501 Create design concepts for digital games and 3-D media
ICTGAM523 Collaborate in the design of 3-D game levels and environments
ICTGAM514 Design and create models for a 3-D and digital effects environment
ICTGAM515 Design and create advanced particles, fluids and bodies for 3-D digital effects
Unit Cluster 3: 3-D Art and Animation
ICTGAM526 Create complex 3-D characters for games
ICTGAM519 Manage technical art and rigging in 3-D animation
ICTGAM516 Animate a 3-D character for digital games
ICTGAM517 Produce a digital animation sequence
Unit Cluster 4: Games Development
ICTGAM511 Manage testing of games and interactive media
ICTPRG501 Apply advanced object-oriented language skills
ICTGAM521 Create interactive 3-D environments for digital games
ICTGAM503 Create a complex 3-D interactive computer game

Preferred entry requirements for candidates considering this qualification include:

  • An overall IELTS band 5.5 or equivalent and above;
  • 18 years and above with a High School Certificate (Year 12).
  • A verified copy of qualification & transcripts is required along with the application.
  • Qualification & transcripts need to be verified by CTI’s approved student recruitment agent to confirm their genuine status.

*Documents not in English should be provided with a certified translation

Preferred Pathways

Year 12 or equivalent

OR

Vocational experience in programming related work in software programming, application programming, web development or similar.

Course Pathway

ICT15 Advanced Diploma or Vocational Graduate Certificate qualifications or higher education qualifications.

Other study opportunities with CTI include Diploma of Software Development (with 1 unit of credit from the above), Diploma of Business, Advanced Diploma of Business and Diploma of Leadership and management or you can continue on to University.

The ICT50215 Course Schedules

Course Duration 1 Year
(40 teaching weeks, 12 weeks break)
Class Schedule *25 Hours
(2.5 days per week)
Intake Dates
2017 2018
Jan 23 22
Feb 6, 20 5, 19
Mar 6, 20 5, 19
Apr 3, 17 2, 16, 30
May 1, 15, 29 14, 28
Jun 12, 26 11, 25
Jul 10, 24 9, 23
Aug 7, 21 6, 20
Sep 4, 18 3, 17
Oct 2, 16, 30 1, 15, 29
Nov 13, 27 12, 26
Dec 11 10
Term Breaks
  • 26/12/2016 – 13/01/2017 (3 weeks)
  • 26/03/2017 – 14/04/2017 (3 weeks)
  • 26/06/2017 – 14/07/2017 (3 weeks)
  • 25/09/2017 – 13/10/2017 (3 weeks)
Session Times Monday – Wednesday

  • Class: 8:30am – 5:30pm (8 hours)
  • Break: 12:45pm – 01:15pm
Cluster Working in the Gaming Industry & Game Data (10 weeks)

  • BSBWHS403 – Contribute to implementing and maintaining WHS consultation and participation processes
  • ICTICT419 – Work effectively in the digital media industry
  • ICTGAM419 – Build a database to support a computer game
  • ICTPRG425 – Use structured query language
Game Design (10 weeks)

  • ICTGAM501 – Create design concepts for digital games and 3-D media
  • ICTGAM523 – Collaborate in the design of 3-D game levels and environments
  • ICTGAM514 – Design and create advanced particles, fluids and bodies for 3-D digital effects
  • ICTGAM515 – Design and create models for a 3-D and digital effects environment
3-D Art and Animation (10 weeks)

  • ICTGAM526 – Create complex 3-D characters for games
  • ICTGAM519 – Manage technical art and rigging in 3-D animation
  • ICTGAM516 – Animate a 3-D characyer for digital games
  • ICTGAM517 – Produce a digital animation sequence
Games Development (10 weeks)

  • ICTGAM511 – Manage testing of games and interactive media
  • ICTPRG501 – Apply advanced object-oriented language skills
  • ICTGAM521 – Create interactive 3-D environments for digital games
  • ICTGAM503 – Create a complex 3-D interactive computer game
NOTE

  • Credit Transfers and RPL to any of the units listed above will be applied provided the required documentation is provided and based on the outcome decided upon of the assessor.
  • Student progress will be reviewed at the end of each cluster. You must meet assessment requirements as per visa conditions at all times.

* Students may be required to complete additional hours beyond class times to complete the course.

ICT50215 Diploma of Digital and Interactive Games – 1 Year (52 weeks) AUD $16,500
Application Fee (Non-refundable) $150
Overseas Student Health Cover (Medibank)  – 1 Year $581.40 / Year (approx.)

*Note all above prices include GST

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