Certificate III in Screen and Media, CUA31020



  • CUA31020 – Certificate III in Screen and Media


The Certificate III in Screen and Media is the perfect foundation to make that break into the vibrant and exciting industry of digital media. Start your pathway towards a career as a web developer, multimedia designer or digital animator. This is also a great way to improve your information and communications technology skills, to help make you more employable.

Gain these skills:

  • use digital technologies and multimedia
  • manipulate digital images
  • create digital animations
  • create a website
  • work with interactive content

gain workplace health and safety knowledge


Entry Requirements

To enter CSM III – Certificate III in Screen and Media, candidates should have a year 10 school certificate, its equivalent or maturity and appropriate life experience. It is recommended that candidates have relevant experience to indicate likely success at this level of qualification in a job role involving:
• The self-directed application of knowledge with substantial depth in some areas
• The exercise of independent judgement and decision-making
• The application of relevant technical and other skills.


Duration of Qualification and Volume of Learning

his program is a full-time course completed over a period of 1.5 years full time.

The AQF Volume of Learning for a CSM III – CUA31020 Certificate III in Screen and Media is 1200 ~ 2400 hours. Please refer to details of how this program meets this requirement on following pages including our timetable and details about weekly training and assessment, online lecture, practice in workplace.


Employment Outcomes

Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:

The graduate will have factual, technical, procedural and some theoretical knowledge of Christian Ministry and Theology and be able to apply knowledge and skills to demonstrate autonomy and judgement and to take limited responsibility in known and stable ministry contexts within established parameters. They will be able to complete routine activities and provide and transmit solutions to predictable and sometimes unpredictable problems within a Christian Ministry environment.

The purpose of this course is to either:

  • Qualify individuals to serve in church groups and other ministry contexts within a broad range of defined roles and in accordance with the values, procedures and practice guidelines of those church groups and Christian ministry contexts, or
  • To provide a pathway for further learning by progression to higher level of qualifications developed in conjunction with this Course, and in particular, to the Certificate III in Screen and Media.

Graduates of this course will have acquired knowledge related to fundamental, basic beliefs of church groups and which are relevant to certain Christian ministry contexts.


Core and Elective Units

Packaging Rules

Total number of units = 11

  • 3 core units
  • 8 elective units, of which:

All electives chosen must contribute to a valid, industry-supported vocational outcome.

Core Units

Unit Code Unit Title
BSBCRT311 Apply critical thinking skills in a team environment
CUAIND311 Work effectively in the creative arts industry
CUAWHS312 Apply work health and safety practices

Elective Units

Unit Code Unit Title
CUACAM211 Assist with basic camera shoots
CUACAM311 Shoot material for screen productions
CUAANM301 Create 2D digital animations
CUAPOS311 Edit video and audio content for social media
CUASOU213 Assist with sound recordings
CUAANM413 Create titles for screen productions
CUADIG304 Create visual design components
ICTWEB306 Develop web presence using social media

*Notes on Unit Selection:

  • The units included in this qualification have been selected with reference to the

*Notes on Unit Selection:

  • The units included in this qualification have been selected with reference to the Training Package and in consultation with industry partners