Digital Media

Are you attending school in Years 10 or 11, VCE or VCAL and interested in interactive design?

You could participate in our school based traineeship digital media program.

As a participant in this digital media course, you would be employed by Lightmare Studios to create digital art for their online games throughout the 18-week program. You also develop your digital media skills while completing a nationally recognised qualification, with the potential to gain credit toward your VCE.

Upon successful completion, you receive a CUA31015 Certificate III in Screen and Media which can lead you to further programs at The Gordon or other tertiary organisations.

Get connected

You will complete your study and work shifts for Lightmare online in a virtual classroom, with training delivered by The Gordon one day per week. Broadband internet connections allow you to access online workgroup environments, facilitating your team interaction and collaboration in real-time. You’re no longer limited to being in the same location!

Get creative

Study areas include:

  • concepts: plan your creations, and create visual concept designs;
  • 3D design: invent, model, texture and render objects, props and your own humanoid character using Blender 3D software. Set up lights and cameras and create snapshots of your work;
  • 3D Animation: learn principles of animation and establish rendered animation cycles of your character in movement;
  • industry skills: learn OHS practices, social media and computer skills, and practice professional etiquette.

Get paid

As an employee of Lightmare Studios you are paid to work part-time from home after-hours. You also get to contribute your new skills to real commercial projects within the video game industry.

For further information and to apply for this course please contact Lightmare Studios.

Accredited Courses
Pathways to University
Study Tour
Profiles and Testimonials
Industry and Corporate Training

If you would like to book training for your organisation, please contact 5225 0800 to discuss your requirements.

Keep up with The Gordon

To keep up-to-date with the latest news, competitions and new course information, sign up to The Gordon News today.

Enter security code:
 Security code


By completing this form, you are providing permission for The Gordon to contact you.

About The Gordon

The Gordon Institute of TAFE is one of the largest regional TAFEs in Victoria and has been helping people gain real skills for real jobs for over 125 years. We pride ourselves on delivering a great range of TAFE courses from short courses to nationally accredited training across apprenticeships, traineeships, certificates, diplomas, and advanced diplomas, which can lead you to a great career or create pathways to university.

Our training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding. | Authorised by the Victorian Government, Melbourne.

ABN: 27 241 053 246. | TOID: 3044 | CRICOS Provider No. 00011G | © Gordon Institute of TAFE 2014