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Course Number: CUF30107-03V02
Do you see yourself working in media production? Our Certificate III Media is the qualification where you will acquire knowledge and skills to start or expand your career. You will discover media archiving, learn about cameras and lighting, community radio program making and presentation, develop your skills in editing, interactive media authoring, and production.This course is offered via TAFENow online and students will need full web access to complete the course work and assessments.The TAFE Campus' studios are also available for student use. You will need a Mac formatted hard drive. The Video Studio is the control room for our multi-camera television studio featuring 4 broadcast quality 3 chip cameras, vision switcher, lighting equipment and multi-screen monitoring. The studio also contains a digital audio workstation running the latest version of Pro tools. Also a Green screen Cyclorama studio. The computer software used in this course is Final Cut Pro 7 studio including: compressor, motion, DVD studio Pro, Colour atem vision switcher. It would be an advantage to have a MAC computer with Final Cut Studio software at home.
North Coast TAFE wants you to know that while this qualification has no formal entry requirements, we do want you to succeed, so we are providing information about the skills and knowledge that would help you complete this qualification. You do need to have, or be able to attain, a level of literacy and numeracy that will help you complete your course and ultimately to work in your chosen field. Students who complete this qualification level will have developed a range of technical and communication skills that will enable them to complete mostly routine tasks and interpret and act on information available to them. They will provide solutions to predictable and sometimes unpredictable problems and in a work setting may take some responsibility for the work of others.North Coast TAFE can provide support for reading, writing, maths and English Language. If you would like to know more about our support options please contact us.
When you finish this course you may be eligible to do CUF40107 Certificate IV in Screen and Media.
archival media technician,camera/lighting assistant, community radio program maker/presenter, editing assistant, interactive media author assistant, production assistant
A TAFE NSW Certificate IV or Diploma could give you up 6 to 12 months advanced standing in a university degree and some Advanced Diplomas offer even more credit.
Choosing a TAFE to University Pathway at North Coast TAFE is a great way to get practical ‘job ready’ skills and then gain entry to a university at an advanced stage.
More information can be found on our TAFE 2 uni page on our website.
Why study something again if you already have the skills and knowledge? Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is about helping you get your qualification faster and getting you to where you want to be!
Working with one of our RPL assessors we’ll review your life and work experiences as well as any previous study you may have done to confirm just what we can match up with your current course of study.
Note: Some short, licensing or compliance courses, eg Food Safety for Supervisors or First Aid are not granted RPL as demonstrated competency is required by regulatory authorities.
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