Diploma of Film and Video

Diploma of Film and Video

Camera, lights, action - start your career in film and video content with a Diploma of Film and Video, delivered by Billy Blue College of Design at Torrens University Australia.

As a film student you will put your theoretical learnings into practice as you work on real client projects, part of your work integrated learning subjects. This will allow you to immerse yourself in the industry throughout your studies. Throughout your subjects you will get hands-on with all the leading software being used in the industry including Adobe Premiere Pro as you prepare for your future career. Additionally, the cross-disciplinary nature of the course will expose you to areas such as motion design and photography, further expanding your skillset.

DIA-recognised course

This course is recognised by the Design Institute of Australia, giving you confidence that your education is of the highest industry standard.

Free Adobe Creative Cloud Pro licence

You'll receive a free Adobe Creative Cloud Pro licence for the entire time you're studying Design with us.

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  • Qualification:
    Diploma
  • Study mode:
    Online
    On Campus
    Blended
  • Payment options:
    FEE-HELP may be available
    Payment plan
    Upfront payment
  • Duration:
    18 months full time, 2 years part time, 12 months accelerated
  • Start date:
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  • Awarded by:
    Billy Blue College of Design
  • Location:
    NSW
  • Career Outcomes:
    Digital Video Producer | Video Editor | Colour Grader | Compositor | View All

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Course Rundown

Camera, lights, action – start your career in film and video content with a Diploma of Film and Video, delivered by Billy Blue College of Design at Torrens University Australia.

As a film student you will put your theoretical learnings into practice as you work on real client projects, part of your work integrated learning subjects. This will allow you to immerse yourself in the industry throughout your studies. Throughout your subjects you will get hands-on with all the leading software being used in the industry including Adobe Premiere Pro as you prepare for your future career. Additionally, the cross-disciplinary nature of the course will expose you to areas such as motion design and photography, further expanding your skillset.

DIA-recognised course

This course is recognised by the Design Institute of Australia, giving you confidence that your education is of the highest industry standard.

Free Adobe Creative Cloud Pro licence

You’ll receive a free Adobe Creative Cloud Pro licence for the entire time you’re studying Design with us.

Eligibility

To be eligible for this course, students need to have:

  • Completed Year 12 (Australian secondary school certificate) or equivalent, OR
  • Successful completion of a Vocational qualification (AQF Level 4), or above, OR
  • Successful completion of a Higher Education qualification, OR
  • Work life experience demonstrating the ability to undertake study at the required level.

While completing this Diploma of Film and Video qualification from Billy Blue College of Design, you will cover the following subjects:

Core subjects

  • Design Studio 1
  • Design Studio 2

Specialisation subjects

  • Camera and Capture
  • Visual Language of Photography
  • Digital Design Foundations
  • Psychology of Moving Image
  • Motion Design
  • Light and Lighting
  • Beyond the Creative Industries
  • Work Integrated Learning
  • Digital Portfolio and Showreel
  • Live Action Production

Billy Blue College of Design is the design and creative technology faculty at Torrens University Australia, and home to the industry’s best and brightest. They’re known for our engagement with industry and employability focus, with courses developed in collaboration with industry leaders.

You'll study in iconic, inspirational spaces where ideas flourish, and our educators are adventurous and eager to share their craft, and industry contacts. During your studies, you’ll master the practical skills you need back up your imagination and gain the commercial skills you need to scale up your career.

Best of all, university admission needn’t be a worry. You don’t need an ATAR to study with Billy Blue, just a passion to learn, and that hard-earned work-life experience counts too

You’ll benefit from the dedicated support of Course Advisors and Success Coaches, who can help you navigate your career dreams and study goals.

And, with all your course materials online, and the option to study full or part-time, on-campus, online, or a blend of both it's all about flexibility.

Where Will It Lead Me?

On successful completion of this course, delivered by Billy Blue College of Design, you will receive a nationally recognised Diploma of Film and Video qualification from Torrens University Australia. The skills and knowledge you have gained will ensure that you can confidently start working in one of a myriad of video production positions available nationally, from TV stations to production agencies and film studios.

Curious about where a career in photography and film could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:

How Much Will It Cost?

Total cost for this course is $28,280 (8 subjects at $3,535 per subject).

Students may be eligible for scholarships covering up to 30% of the fee, making the discounted fee $19,796.

Billy Blue College of Design offers a number of easy payment plans or the ability to pay per subject or per semester as you go.

Eligible Australian students may choose to defer some, or all, of their tuition fees through FEE-HELP, a loan scheme repaid through the tax system based on income. Australian students may also be eligible for HECS and CSP (Commonwealth Supported Places) schemes.

Please enquire for further details.

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

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

Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees directly to the provider on your behalf. You'll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $48,361 (2022-23 income year).

Find out more about government study loans here.

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