Certificate IV in Screen and Media

Melbourne Polytechnic

Course details

CRICOS course code: 111350K

Level of study: Certificates & Diplomas


Learn in our professional TV studio

Melbourne Polytechnic’s Certificate IV in Screen and Media CUA41220 offers you a hands-on practical foundation for all stages of television and digital film production. You will learn about the process from story development through to scriptwriting, pre-production, production and post-production.

Learning by doing, you will have the opportunity to work on multi-cam TV studio-based shows and a range of single camera productions, either documentary or drama.

Our Certificate IV in Screen and Media CUA41220 is a great opportunity to collaborate with other creative, passionate students in the creation of TV shows and short films.

During the year, you will be able to create a comprehensive portfolio of work and a professional resume that will be an asset for employment when you’re finished and certainly impressive to those employing you.

Get industry connections with our Certificate IV in Screen and Media CUA41220 in Melbourne

Your teachers are industry professionals with years of production and broadcast experience. They are experts in using the screen and media equipment available at Melbourne Polytechnic for this course and the professional processes involved in media production.


Where will the Certificate IV in Screen and Media CUA41220 take me?

On completion of our Certificate IV in Screen and Media CUA41220 in Melbourne, you will be eligible to find employment making corporate videos, in production houses, advertising agencies, government organisations, private industry and TV broadcasting.

TV Broadcasting Assistant

Assistant Video Producer

Advertising Agent

Television Set Assistant

Study Pathways

Successful completion of this course will enable you to enrol in Melbourne Polytechnic’s Advanced Diploma of Screen and Media CUA60620.

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
17,152 Per Year
Read moreTuition fees per semester: 8,576
Feb 2024 1 year
Blended study
Fairfield Campus
Yarra Bend Road
Melbourne Victoria 3078

Entry criteria

Academic: Australian Year 11 equivalency

English: Academic IELTS 5.5 with no individual band below 5.0, Pearson PTE Academic 42 overall with no individual communicative skill below 36, or Melbourne Polytechnic recognized equivalency. TOEFL iBT: 49 overall (Writing: 18, Speaking: 16, Reading: 8, Listening: 7); Cambridge English Scale (Cambridge: First (FCE), Cambridge: Advanced (CAE), Cambridge: Proficiency (CPE)): 162 overall (individual bands: 154); Melbourne Polytechnic: ELICOS - 2+ ISLPR overall individual bands: min ISLPR 2.


Melbourne Polytechnic
Preston Campus
77 St Georges Road
Melbourne Victoria 3072
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