Kick start your creative career with AIT's industry recognised digital media courses!
Developed in consultation with the industry, our interactive digital media courses cover the latest knowledge and technology required for a range of multimedia applications including web design, animation, game design, film making, 3D modelling and TV production. You will get a chance to learn from industry experts and develop skills highly regarded by employers.
The field of digital interactive media has undergone dramatic expansion since its inception — it is one of the fastest growing industries both in Australia and internationally. We are immersed in interactive media in an increasing number of aspects of our lives and yet, the forms of these media continue to reshape and grow in new ways, often unexpected. There is a shortfall of knowledgeable, trained professionals able to understand these patterns.
So, if you would like to have a career in digital media, the time to begin is right now. Our nationally accredited digital media courses will ensure you are professionally qualified and our student advisors will support you with job placement when you graduate.
Click on the links below to find out more about our digital media courses or contact an AIT student advisor.
AIT Digital Media Courses
Bachelor of Interactive Media (General)
The unique digital media course covers the broad topics of interactive digital media — starting from foundation subjects in graphic & web design, script writing, storyboarding, animation, filmmaking, and game design. This comprehensive degree program exposes students to the knowledge and skills they need to grow with the ever-changing digital media industry. Students may choose to specialise in animation, game development or filmmaking through selection of elective* subjects.
Bachelor of Interactive Media (Game Development)
If you are interested in game design courses, then Bachelor of Interactive Media with a specialisation in Game Design is one of the best study options. This unique course will enable you to gain the knowledge and skills required to deliver an engaging gameplay experience backed by interesting character and story for any interactive medium.
Bachelor of Interactive Media (Animation)
If you are interested in doing an animation course, then Bachelor of Interactive Media with a specialisation in Animation is one of the best study options. In this animation course, you will gain solid understanding on various forms of storytelling , and will learn the modern animation standards to fine tune workflows and techniques. At the end of the course, students will graduate with their very own professional portfolio and a showreel to demonstrate their technical and creative abilities.
Bachelor of Interactive Media (Filmmaking)
If you are interested in doing a film making course, then Bachelor of Interactive Media with a specialisation in Filmmaking is one of the best study options. This unique course links contemporary digital media processes with the core discipline of traditional filmmaking practice. Students will undertake a wide range of digital media subjects throughout their course of study - from graphic & web design, animation, filmmaking, to even game design. Filmmaking students will have plenty of opportunity to write and direct original stories for the screen through the development and production of independent and team-base projects each term. Emphasis is put onto script writing, cinematography, directing, and producing.
Bachelor of IT (Mobile Applications Development)
Are you looking to jump into the rapidly growing web & mobile industries? Australia's first mobile applications development degree, the AIT Bachelor of Information Technology (Mobile Applications Development), or “BIT(MAD)” for short, will provide students the knowledge, skills and technologies needed to design and develop complex software applications across a range of mobile & web platforms.
Advanced Diploma of Screen & Media
Advanced Diploma of Screen and Media is a great study option for students interested in digital media studies particularly game design courses and animation courses. This course provides an advanced development of skills and knowledge in digital media with an emphasis on game design, animation and film. It aims to develop design thinking, and an advanced understanding of tools and techniques used to produce video games, animation and film. Software such as Autodesk 3ds Max, Autodesk Mudbox, Autodesk Motion Builder, Motion Capture, Unreal Development Kit (UDK) and Unity 3D are extensively covered in this course.
Diploma of Software Development
Diploma of Software Development is a unique IT course that will enable you to become a successful developer for web and mobile platforms. Emphasis is placed on developing basic skills in software development for apps and web design. This industry recognised IT course is the perfect pathway for anyone considering further education for a career in the rapidly growing mobile and web industries!
Diploma of Digital Media Technologies
AIT's Diploma of Digital Media Technologies allows you to gain valuable skills in a range of digital media subjects. This course will teach you how to manipulate and create visual and audio media to produce meaningful forms of communication. Applications of these technologies are vastly seen in the entertainment, education and advertising industries.
This Diploma is uniquely structured to allow you to specialise in any of the following streams:
- Games Development
- Digital Design