Course Description

The Certificate IV in Digital and Interactive Games is suitable for those who want to learn game theory and how to create interactive games, 3D characters, environments, and games assets and user interfaces. Students will also learn 2D concept art and animation, game development and scripting with the Unity game engine. The course provides students with the skills and knowledge to become concept artists, 3D modellers, animators, and game developers. Students will also be prepared to progress to further study in interactive games.



The Certificate IV in Digital and Interactive Games is suitable for those who want to learn game theory and how to create interactive games, 3D characters, environments, and games assets and user interfaces. Students also learn 2D concept art and animation, game development and scripting of the Unity game engine. The course provides students with the skills and knowledge to become concept artists, 3D modellers, animators, and game developers.

Mid-year option
This IT program commencing mid-year is an entry level course into the IT industry and is also designed to facilitate passage into the Diploma of Digital and Interactive Games (ICT50215) in the following year. Completion of the Certificate IV will require participation in a Summer School in December, January and February.

Tuition Fees

Australian Fee Paying (AFP): $8,160 total course cost.Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP): $3,250 total course cost.

Duration

1 year full time, 2 years part time

Starting dates

March, August

Graduate Rating

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

Teaching quality: 56.3% (national average 58.7%)
Improved skills: 75.7% (national average 77.3%)
Overall satisfaction: 78.8% (national average 75.3%)

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

Employment Outcomes

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

Employed full time: 76.2% (national average 71.2%)
Studying full time: 17.3% (national average 11.7%)
Median full time salary: $61,800 (national average $58,700)

You can find out more about employment outcome results here.

Course codes

Swinburne University of Technology Code: ICT40915

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