VET Studies
VET Studies
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Chisholm Institute of TAFE RTO 0260


VET in schools multiplies opportunities for students. The programs combine VCE/VCAL studies and Vocational Education and Training. Classroom learning is combined with structured hands-on training and practice in industry The Certificate III in Media course equips trainees to work as an assistant in the Multi Media & Design industries. The course delivery uses industry relevant computer equipment and is also delivered by current industry practitioners. An important focus of the course is to develop employability skills in the areas of communication, problem solving, initiative and enterprise, self management, working in teams and planning and organisation. Study in this area can lead to higher qualifications in an Advanced Diploma, Diploma or Certificate IV in Screen and Media or Graphic Design.  

Course Code and Course Title

  • CUF30107  Certificate III Media (multi media)


  • Venue: Chisholm Institute of TAFE Frankston campus
  • Time: 1st Year Tuesday 4.00pm – 9.00pm, 2nd Year Wednesday 4.00pm – 9.00pm

Special Requirements

Students are required to purchase an external video streaming hard drive of at least 500 GB.

Structured Workplace Learning

SWL is not mandated in this program, however the VCAA strongly recommend all VET students undertake some work placement. The VCAA strongly recommend a minimum of 10 days.

Contribution to the VCE and VCAL

On completion of the program students are eligible for four credits towards their VCE or VCAL certificate, two at units 1 and 2 level and a 3 and 4 sequence.  Students who successfully complete the year 12 Unit 3-4 sequence will be eligible for a study score which contributes directly towards their ATAR. This program will also satisfy the learning outcomes for the VCAL Industry Specific and the Work Related Skills strand.

Units of Competency

Units delivered over 2 years may include


Unit of Competency Name

BSBCRT301A Develop and extend critical and creative thinking skills
CUFIND301A Work effectively in the screen and media industries
BSBOHS201A Participate in OHS processes
CUFDIG303A Produce and prepare photo images
ICAU3126B Use advanced features of computer applications
BSBDES201A Follow a design process
CUFANM301A Create 2D digital animations
CUFWRT301A Write content for a range of media
BSBDES302A Explore and apply the creative design process to 2D forms
CUFDIG302A Author interactive sequences
CUFDIG301A Prepare video assets
CUFDIG304A Create visual design components

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Training & Employment Outcomes

Completion of the Certificate III in Media (Multimedia) allows students to proceed into further study that may lead to jobs the industry in one of the following areas:

  • Designer
  • Graphic Designer
  • Multimedia Design
  • Assistant Webmaster
  • Web Designer
  • Multimedia Developer
  • Multimedia Artist


  • Certificate IV in Screen and Media
  • Advanced Diploma of Screen and Media

University Options

  • Bachelor of Interactive Media Design