Graduate Certificate in Immersive Media Technologies (GCertImmMediaTech)

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This program introduces students to fundamental principles and practices of immersive media. Students will develop foundational skills and understandings in areas related to immersive media such as physiological and psychological impact, design principles and technical knowledge. They will develop key industry understandings, and will put their skills into practice in developing an applied project plan.

The Graduate Certificate in Immersive Media Technologies is an AQF Level 8 qualification with a standard full-time duration of 0.5 years.

Program Learning Outcome
1. Differentiate between immersive media technology platforms.
2. Understand the physiological and psychological impact on users within immersive media frameworks.
3. Describe design theory and relevant methodologies in immersive media development.
4. Demonstrate foundational knowledge of industry frameworks in relation to data, and analytics.
5. Design a project plan relevant to immersive media.
6. Demonstrate foundational technical knowledge across a variety of hardware platforms and pipelines.
7. Construct an immersive media project management plan.

Interruption of program:
Students must apply for permission from the Executive Dean or delegate before taking a Leave of Absence. Any extension of the leave without approval will result in the loss of place in the program but an application may be made to be re-admitted to the program subject to the admission procedures in place at the time.

Program Maximum Duration: As specified in Table 1 of the Coursework Academic Programs Policy, this program must be completed within a Maximum Duration which includes any periods of non-enrolment, leave of absence or approved study at other institutions for credit towards a Program. 

Academic Program Rules for Graduate Certificate in Immersive Media Technologies

There shall be a Graduate Certificate in Immersive Media Technologies.

Qualification Requirements
Academic Program: 

To qualify for the degree of Graduate Certificate in Immersive Media Technologies, the student must satisfactorily complete a program of study consisting of the following requirements with a combined total of not less than 12 units, comprising:

  1. Core courses to the value of 12 units.
Core courses

To satisfy the requirements for Core courses students must complete courses to the value of 12 units.

All of the following courses must be completed:

Subject / Catalogue Course Title Unit Value
MDIA 7010 Immersive Media Design 6
MDIA 7012 Immersive Media Business 6