Diploma of Digital Media Technologies (ICA50915)

Qualification: Diploma
Course Code: ICA50915
Study mode: Online
On Campus
Payment options: VET FEE-HELP may be available
Payment plan
Upfront payment
Duration: 60 weeks (online); 30 weeks (on campus)
Start date: Start anytime! (online); Set intake dates (on campus)
Awarded by: Martin (RTO 5806)
This course meets Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government's National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that's recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.

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About this course

The online Diploma of Digital Media Technologies (ICA50915) from Martin will provide you with the practical skill set necessary to pursue a number of exciting career opportunities within the ICT industry.

Students are guided through a comprehensive study program covering core skills in the design, development and implementation of digital media technologies.

You'll learn how to use software to create dynamic websites and mobile applications, develop complex programming skills, perform vision and sound editing and manage IT projects.

Campus locations

If you'd prefer to study this course on campus, you can choose between one of the following locations:

  • Sydney - Level 1, 63 Oxford Street, Darlinghurst NSW 2010
  • Melbourne - Level 3, 30 Church Lane, Melbourne VIC 3000
  • Brisbane - Level 4, 119 Charlotte Street, Brisbane, Queensland 4000


To be eligible to enrol in this course, you must meet the following entry requirements:

  • Provide a copy of your Senior Secondary Certificate of Education (i.e. a Year 12 qualification); OR
  • Demonstrate that you have the capacity to successfully complete this course by achieving an Exit Level 3 score within the Australian Core Skills Framework assessments in reading and mathematics. This will be demonstrated through two short tests as a part of the enrolment process.

Areas of study

In this digital media course, the units of competency you may study include:

  • BSBCRT501 - Originate and develop concepts
  • BSBWHS501 - Ensure a safe workplace
  • ICTGAM504 - Manage interactive media production
  • ICTICT418 - Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment
  • ICTICT419 - Work effectively in the digital media industry
  • ICTICT515 - Verify client business requirements
  • ICTPMG501 - Manage ICT projects
  • CUFDIG502A - Design web environments
  • ICTICT406 - Build a graphical user interface
  • ICTWEB506 - Develop complex cascading sheets
  • ICTPRG418 - Apply intermediate programming skills in another language
  • ICTPRG409 - Develop mobile applications
  • ICTWEB505 - Develop complex web page layouts
  • ICTWEB504 - Build a document using eXtensible markup language
  • ICTWEB501 - Build a dynamic website
  • ICTDMT501 - Incorporate and edit digital video
  • CUAPOS201 - Perform basic vision and sound editing
  • ICTWEB429 - Create a markup language document to specification

Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Diploma of Digital Media Technologies (ICA50911) from Martin.

Graduates of the course will find a raft of potential career pathways at their fingertips, including roles in fields such as multimedia, web design, web game design, web programming, web content, video production and post-production.

Prospective job titles may include:

  • Digital media designer
  • Digital media developer/engineer
  • Digital media authoring specialist
  • Digital media producer
  • Web developer
  • Game design
  • 3D modeller
  • Mobile app developer
  • Games programmer
  • Web designer

Finance options

You may be eligible to receive a VET FEE-HELP loan for this diploma, meaning you can defer payment of your course fees. Enquire now for more information and to see if you meet eligibility criteria.

Martin also offers flexible payment plans to help make studying more affordable.

View the tuition fees for 2016 here.

You may be eligible to receive VET FEE-HELP for this course!

This course can be paid for through the VET FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.

Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).

Find out more about government study loans here.
RTO 5806
Martin is a leading tertiary education institution offering a range of courses in events, business and management at certificate and diploma level. With over 35 years experience in the education sector, the college is focused on equipping students with the practical skills needed to enter the professional workforce. All Martin courses are accredited by the Australian Skills Quality Authority and meet the requirements of the VET Quality Framework.

Campus locations
Sydney – Level 1, 63 Oxford Street, Darlinghurst NSW 2010
Melbourne – Level 3, 30 Church Lane, Melbourne VIC 3000
Gold Coast – Level 5, 38 Cavill Avenue, Surfers Paradise, QLD 4217
Brisbane – Level 4, 119 Charlotte Street, Brisbane, Queensland 4000
Martin offers a range of student support services, and is dedicated to helping its students excel in their chosen field of speciality. As a Martin student you will be supported at every stage of your training; from talented mentors and one-on-one feedback sessions, through to academic skills workshops, and learning support services.

You will also be given access to the Basic Skill Key Builder, an online learning platform that creates individualised learning plans, houses interactive learning resources, and features support tutorials that are tailored to your needs.

Martin is dedicated to building inclusive learning environments, and provides disability services and free counselling sessions to promote wellbeing for all students.

Career Starter Program

Ensure you graduate job-ready with the help of Martin’s Career Starter Program. The program includes:

  • Careers counsellors: Available for personal guidance sessions, workshops, seminars, and mentoring.

  • Job placements: Short-term or part-time placements across a range of industries.

  • Internships: Gain valuable experience and start building your professional network.

  • Volunteer opportunities: Get a foot in the door and build valuable industry contacts.

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