Diploma Programs in Media

A diploma is a degree given after successfully completing a specific course of study. Depending on what country you receive a diploma in it may refer to a level of academic award. Students often pursue a diploma after gaining a different degree, or while pursing an additional degree.  What is a diploma in media? This diploma focuses on skills needed to do well in the media field. Students lea… Read more

A diploma is a degree given after successfully completing a specific course of study. Depending on what country you receive a diploma in it may refer to a level of academic award. Students often pursue a diploma after gaining a different degree, or while pursing an additional degree. 

What is a diploma in media? This diploma focuses on skills needed to do well in the media field. Students learn about how to connect traditional disciplines and technological contributions. The courses focus on creativity, learning about new technologies, programming and methodology. Students even learn how to better themselves specifically for the market. Students who take these courses become well trained in developing products that have high technological content, are supported by multi-platforms and can be interactively used. 

The benefits of this type of degree are that students become knowledgeable in the media industry. They learn skills needed to create useful and usable products. The course is meant to train highly competent professionals, and that’s what it does.

The cost of a diploma in media depends on what country the school of your choice is in. The cost can also vary depending on if you are taking classes on campus or online.

A student who obtains this diploma can find a rewarding career in many media related fields. They could be successful as a multimedia designer, developer, interactive video designer or a designer of applications for mobile devices. Students also become experts in interactive visual installations, video gaming and cross media. If you wish to have a successful career in the media industry, this may just be the diploma that you need to add to your resume.

Once you have decided if this is a degree you want to pursue, all you have to do is research the schools you are interested in. You can do that by first finding schools that offer the courses you need. Then you simply have to apply. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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CSVPA
Cambridge , United Kingdom

In the first year you will explore a range of creative subject areas including 3D Design, Textiles, Fine Art, Graphics and Illustration, Photography and Moving image supported ... +

In the first year you will explore a range of creative subject areas including 3D Design, Textiles, Fine Art, Graphics and Illustration, Photography and Moving image supported by Life drawing and Visual studies. -
Diploma
Full-time
2 years
English
01 Sep 2020
Campus
 
Canadian College
Vancouver , Canada

This program is designed for students pursuing a career within the field of social media marketing. The coursework gives students an understanding of the processes and techniq ... +

This program is designed for students pursuing a career within the field of social media marketing. The coursework gives students an understanding of the processes and techniques required to execute a successful social media marketing campaign, and a 12-month Co-op provides valuable work experience in the industry. -
Diploma
Full-time
8 semesters
English
September 2020
Campus
 
Sunway University
Shah Alam , Malaysia

Students will learn about various aspects and techniques of graphic including its design application to packaging, corporate identity, publication design, environmental graphi ... +

Students will learn about various aspects and techniques of graphic including its design application to packaging, corporate identity, publication design, environmental graphics, advertising design and digital graphics. The development of fundamental skills through Drawing and Principles of Design will be the main focus of learning in Year One, with the inclusion of Typography and Computer Graphics. In the following year, the syllabus will build on creative conceptual design solutions in packaging, publication, corporate identity and other areas. The final year includes practice in a real working environment within advertising agencies and design houses. -
Diploma
Full-time
27 months
January 2020
Campus
 
Centre for Arts and Technology
Kelowna , Canada + 1 More

Learn everything there is to know about digital filmmaking from the Centre for Arts and Technology digital film school. At one of the leading digital film schools in Canada, o ... +

Learn everything there is to know about digital filmmaking from the Centre for Arts and Technology digital film school. At one of the leading digital film schools in Canada, our digital filmmaking program has established the reputation as “the filmmaker’s film school” allowing students to work with our industry pros while gaining valuable knowledge and industry insights. -
Diploma
Full-time
18 months
English
September 2020
Campus
 
Sida Group Management Academy
Ancona , Italy + 5 More

The future is today! learn to design applications, to take care of graphics and functionality. Don't stop at ideas, find out how to implement them.

The future is today! learn to design applications, to take care of graphics and functionality. Don't stop at ideas, find out how to implement them. -
Diploma
Full-time
3 years
Italian
October 2020
Campus
 
Southern Cross Education Institute
Melbourne , Australia + 1 More

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who possess a sound theoretical knowledge base and use a range of specialised, technical or managerial competencies to plan ... +

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who possess a sound theoretical knowledge base and use a range of specialised, technical or managerial competencies to plan. -
Diploma
Full-time
52 weeks
January 2020
Campus
 
Canada International Royal Arts College
Vancouver , Canada

The Media Design and Web Development diploma is a two-year program that uses the latest technology to enrich the students’ learning. Through studio projects that reflect today ... +

The Media Design and Web Development diploma is a two-year program that uses the latest technology to enrich the students’ learning. Through studio projects that reflect today’s technological trends, students get hands-on experience applying design theories and principles. -
Diploma
Full-time
2 years
English
September 2020
Campus
 
Asia Pacific Institute of Information Technology (APIIT)
Kuala Lumpur , Malaysia

The program covers the academic aspect as well as the vocational aspects of Design and Media.

The program covers the academic aspect as well as the vocational aspects of Design and Media. -
Diploma
Full-time
5 semesters
English
November 2019
19 Sep 2018
Campus
 
Kingston College
Kingston upon Thames , United Kingdom

This two year, full-time course in Interactive Media and Digital Design covers a wide range of media and creative disciplines.

This two year, full-time course in Interactive Media and Digital Design covers a wide range of media and creative disciplines. -
Diploma
Full-time
2 years
English
September 2020
Campus
 
City and Islington College
London , United Kingdom

This course prepares you for a range of careers in technical and creative areas such as camera, lighting, sound, editing, 3D modelling, animation, scriptwriting, creative writ ... +

This course prepares you for a range of careers in technical and creative areas such as camera, lighting, sound, editing, 3D modelling, animation, scriptwriting, creative writing, ideas generation, and pre and post-production. -
Diploma
Full-time
2 years
English
September 2020
Campus
 
CSM Academy International
Singapore

Diploma in Digital Media offered by the CSM Academy International leads to an Advanced Diploma in Digital Media.

Diploma in Digital Media offered by the CSM Academy International leads to an Advanced Diploma in Digital Media. -
Diploma
Full-time
Part-time
9 months
English
October 2020
Campus
 
Academy of Information Technology
Sydney , Australia

Our Bachelor in Interactive Media is a three-year degree (or two-year accelerated program). In this degree, you will gain multi-disciplined and hands-on experience that is und ... +

Our Bachelor in Interactive Media is a three-year degree (or two-year accelerated program). In this degree, you will gain multi-disciplined and hands-on experience that is underpinned by theoretical knowledge. -
Diploma
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
January 2020
Campus
 
Melbourne Polytechnic
Melbourne , Australia

Become one of tomorrow’s media makers at Melbourne Polytechnic. Enrol in the Diploma of Screen and Media and develop your production skills, creativity, resourcefulness and re ... +

Become one of tomorrow’s media makers at Melbourne Polytechnic. Enrol in the Diploma of Screen and Media and develop your production skills, creativity, resourcefulness and resilience as an internet film producer. -
Diploma
Full-time
English
February 2020
17 Feb 2019
Campus
 
Kensington and Chelsea College
London , United Kingdom

This full-time course covers multimedia production techniques using photography, graphic design, 2D & 3D animation, motion graphics and cartoon sequencing techniques. The ... +

This full-time course covers multimedia production techniques using photography, graphic design, 2D & 3D animation, motion graphics and cartoon sequencing techniques. The course also covers research in the creative media sector, media audiences and products and communication. -
Diploma
Part-time
35 weeks
English
September 2020
Campus
 
South African Business & Technology Institute
Johannesburg , South Africa

The student is prepared for the field of designing; a field which is revolving every day since it is influenced by the way we perceive colors, photos, fonts, and illustrations ... +

The student is prepared for the field of designing; a field which is revolving every day since it is influenced by the way we perceive colors, photos, fonts, and illustrations. With technology advancing and marketing taking a new shape the field provides a student with a wide range of opportunities. -
Diploma
Full-time
2 semesters
English
February 2020
Campus