Total number of units = 16

4 core units plus

12 elective units

The elective units consist of:

5 units from one of the following specialist elective groups:
Group A Design
Group B Programming
Group C Art.

Of the remaining elective units:

up to 7 may be from the specialist elective groups below or from Group D general elective units below or elsewhere in ICT Information and Communications Technology Training Package

up to 3 may be from any other Training Package or accredited course at Certificate IV or Diploma level.

The elective units chosen must be relevant to the work outcome and meet local industry needs.

Core units

add topic BSBWHS304 Participate effectively in WHS communication and consultation processes

add topic ICTGAM401 Produce an interactive game

add topic ICTICT418 Contribute to copyright, ethics and privacy in an ICT environment

add topic ICTICT419 Work effectively in the digital media industry

Elective units

Specialist elective units

Group A Design

add topic CUAPPM407 Create storyboards

add topic ICTGAM402 Identify and apply principles of games design and game playing

add topic ICTGAM403 Create design documents for interactive games

add topic ICTGAM405 Write story and content for digital games

add topic ICTGAM406 Create visual design components for interactive games

add topic ICTGAM407 Write scripts for interactive games

Group B Programming

add topic ICTGAM404 Apply artificial intelligence in game development

add topic ICTICT406 Build a graphical user interface

add topic ICTPRG301 Apply introductory programming techniques

add topic ICTPRG405 Automate processes

add topic ICTPRG406 Apply introductory object-oriented language skills

add topic ICTPRG413 Use a library or pre-existing components

add topic ICTPRG415 Apply skills in object-oriented design

add topic ICTPRG417 Apply mathematical techniques for software development

add topic ICTPRG527 Apply intermediate object-oriented language skills

Group C Art

add topic CUAANM301 Create 2D digital animations

add topic CUAANM302 Create 3D digital animations

add topic CUAANM303 Create 3D digital models

add topic CUAANM402 Create digital visual effects

add topic CUADRA201 Develop drawing skills

add topic ICTDMT402 Produce interactive animation

add topic ICTDMT403 Produce and edit digital images

add topic ICTGAM301 Apply simple modelling techniques

add topic ICTGAM302 Design and apply simple textures to digital art

add topic ICTGAM303 Review and apply the principles of animation

add topic ICTGAM408 Use 3-D animation interface and toolsets

add topic ICTGAM409 Create 3-D characters for interactive games

add topic ICTGAM410 Develop 3-D components for interactive games

add topic ICTGAM412 Design interactive media

add topic ICTGAM413 Design and create 3-D digital models

add topic ICTGAM414 Create audio for digital games

add topic ICTGAM416 Prepare and complete image rendering processes

add topic ICTGAM417 Apply digital effects to interactive products

add topic ICTGAM418 Use simple modelling for animation

General elective units

Group D

add topic BSBCRT401 Articulate, present and debate ideas

add topic ICTICT408 Create technical documentation

add topic ICTICT417 Identify, evaluate and apply current industry specific technologies to meet industry standards

add topic ICTICT420 Develop client user interface

Entry Requirements