Course Description

This program is an introduction to digital media technologies.  You'll begin learning how to design, develop and refine digital media technologies and you'll start to learn about 3D and 2D animation, digital imaging, web design, digital video, special effects and game development for PC and an introduction to mobile. The software you will be learning is the Adobe suite, Autodesk suites, Unity 5 and Unreal engine 4. When you graduate, you'll be ready to start your career or you may want to develop your skills further with the Diploma of Digital Media Technologies  . Either way, you will be preparing for a career developing the latest digital technologies for experts and everyday people alike. Your classes will be hands on and interactive, working with the most recent technologies. We also ensure you have the business skills needed to cut it in the workplace. You'll study important topics like project management, working with clients and presenting your work. Areas of study include: 3D modelling, 3D animation, 2D animation, Motion graphics, 2D games, 3d games, Game design theory, introduction to game programming, application for mobile devices, building websites, web design, UI and UX design, digital design. You can study this program over either 6 or 12 months. The 6 month delivery will require approximately 23 hours per week of on-campus study plus approx. 10 hours per week of independent study. The 12 month delivery will require approx 12 hours per week of on-campus study plus approx 10 hours of independent study per week.


1 year full time,

Graduate Rating

Graduates of Computing & Information Systems undergraduate courses at Federation University Australia rated their degrees as follows:

Teaching quality: 75.9% (national average 58.7%)
Improved skills: 81.9% (national average 77.3%)
Overall satisfaction: 80.7% (national average 75.3%)

The ratings above refer to the proportion of surveyed graduates who agreed with the statement about their undergraduate degree from Federation University Australia. You can find out more about these results here.

Employment Outcomes

Graduates of Computing & Information Systems undergraduate courses at Federation University Australia had the following employment outcomes:

Employed full time: 66.7% (national average 71.2%)
Studying full time: 9.3% (national average 11.7%)
Median full time salary: $62,000 (national average $58,700)

You can find out more about employment outcome results here.

Entry Requirements