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Interactive Media Design

What can I do with my course in interactive media design?


Careers in interactive media design

Multimedia is one of the most rapidly-developing areas in computing. Developments in hardware technology (such as storage, display systems and networking), in software development environments and in novel application areas are all helping to fuel this growth.

IT graduates in interactive media design may perform the following tasks:

  • Create, design and produce interactive multimedia products and services
  • Create e-business and other web sites
  • Work in business, training, entertainment, communications and marketing
  • Combine skills in information technology, telecommunications and traditional media
Melbourne Burwood Campus

Skills and attributes

Key skills that interactive media design graduates demonstrate are:

  • Analytical proficiency
  • Creative thinking
  • Investigation techniques
  • Problem-solving strategies
  • Development skills
  • Technical skills
  • General interpersonal skills
  • The ability to communicate effectively in both technical and plain language

Related occupations include:

  • Object-oriented and procedural programmer
  • Database and web designer and manager
  • Network manager
  • Component integrator
  • Project manager
Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus

Salary and job outlook

You can learn more about salaries and job outcomes for IT graduates at Graduate Careers Australia.

Look at industry trends and employment prospects by visiting Australian Government Job Outlook.

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