36 months
39360 AUD/year
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This Digital Media program at RMIT University will teach you to be a digital media design specialist in interactive media, digital video, sound design/soundtrack or digital environments.   

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You will explore the core disciplines of the field, and then specialise in visual effects and compositing, motion graphics, interactive and mobile media design, or sound design.

You will gain a solid grounding in contemporary digital media design theory and practice, and will explore how digital content can be planned, produced, applied and integrated.


Digital media is a continually evolving field: what is cutting-edge now may not be in five years. RMIT has developed a modular way of updating course content and curriculum to reflect expected changes in both industry and online applications.

Successful graduates will be equipped to respond to these changes with a focus on digital media principles that can be updated and redefined. This rapid industry evolution forms part of the challenges within a digital media career, and as such, our graduates are positioned at the forefront of their chosen practice, poised to become future leaders.

Graduates of this Digital Media program at RMIT University can expect to work in a variety of professional roles, including:

  • web and interactive design
  • user experience design
  • app and mobile design
  • visual effects
  • motion graphics
  • sound design
  • digital production
  • digital environment and production design.


This degree has a strong connection with local, national and international industry bodies that advise and offer support through our Program Advisory Committees.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Digital Media Studio: Production
  • Sound Design for Digital Media
  • Media Cultures  
  • Digital Media Studio: Collaboration
  • Digital Video 
  • Emerging Digital Cultures 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Code: 080226G   

  • You must have successfully completed an Australian Year 12 (or equivalent senior secondary school qualification) with a minimum 65% average.
  • Equivalent qualifications may also include completion of the RMIT Foundation Studies program or a recognised post-secondary diploma in the relevant discipline with the required grades.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    39360 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 39360 AUD per year during 36 months.
  • Domestic Students: Commonwealth supported places 

Living costs for Melbourne

1501 - 2659 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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