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Diploma of Film, Television and Animation
Diploma of Film, Television and Animation

Diploma of Film, Television and Animation

  • ID:DC610006
  • Level:1-Year Diploma
  • Duration:
  • Intake:
  • Type:Full-time

Fees (AUD)

  • TuitionFee/Year:$34,289.00
  • LivingFee/Year:$23,000.00
  • InsuranceFee/Year:$530.00
  • TuitionFee/Year:$34,289.00
  • LivingFee/Year:$23,000.00
  • InsuranceFee/Year:$530.00
Estimated Total/program:
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Admission Requirements

Entry Requirement

English Requirement

Cambridge: English Advanced (CAE): FCE Level B2

Deakin University English Language Institute (DUELI): EAP 2

GCE O-level:  C6

HK Form 5: 60% in Form 5 English Language (Foundation only)

HKDSE: Overall Level 3 HKDSE English


  • Foundation program (Standard): 5.5 (with no band score below 5)

  •  Diploma: 5.5 (with no band score below 5.5)

Pearsons Test of English Academic (PTE):    42-49

SPM English: C4

TOEFL Computer Based: 196

TOEFL Paper Based: 525


  • Foundation Program (Standard): 52 – Writing 15; Speaking 14; Listening; and Reading 5

  • Diploma: 52 – Writing 19; Speaking 16; Listening; and Reading 5

VCE English (any) (Australia): Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 20 in any English

International Baccalaureate Diploma: Grade 4 in English

Duolingo English Test: 85

Other Requirement

Entry to Diploma courses requires the successful completion of Year 12 or equivalent.Specific academic entry requirements are listed below. Students with qualifications that are not listed should forward their application and academic results to Deakin College for assessment.

Note: Diploma of Engineering requires a pre-requisite subject of mathematics (Year 12 or equivalent)

Course Information

The Diploma of Film, Television and Animation is a unique course that provides a direct pathway into the Deakin University Bachelor of Film, Television and Animation or Bachelor of Arts. Gain a hands-on education using state of the art technology within an inspiring creative arts environment.

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Course Structure

Complete and pass 8 units.

6 core units:

  • ACF103 Writing with the Camera

  • ACF106 Screen Practices

  • ACF107 Principles of Animation

  • ACG103 Design Skills

  • ACI101 Analogue Photography

  • ACF104 Screen History

Plus 2 electives:

  • ACC100 Communication in Everyday Life

  • ACI102 Digital Photography

  • ADD101 Design Thinking

  • ADD103 Design Skills and Technologies 2

  • ADD104 Design Laboratory

  • ALA101 Advertising Principles and Practices

  • ALA102 Creative Brand Communication

  • ALJ111 News Reporting 1

  • ALJ112 News Reporting 2

  • ALM101 Making Social Media

  • ALM102 Making Video

  • ALR103 Introduction to Public Relations

  • ALR104 Strategic Communication and Writing

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Pre Courses

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Pathway Courses

Second Year Entry to Deakin University

  • Bachelor of Arts

  • Bachelor of Film, Television and Animation

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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

  • Pursue a creative career such as:

  • An animator

  • Film director

  • Producer

  • Script writer

  • Film editor

  • Post-production or film crew member

Ability to settle

Overseas Student Health Cover

OSHC: 530 ($) AUD per year

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