Digital Media Academy

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Meet Your Co-Pilot

Digital Media Academy is delighted to announce our Curriculum Designer & Lead
Instructor for Music Production.

Sid Mitra

Instructor for Artificial Intelligence

Sid has been associated with the IT industry for 15+ years, working as a developer, trainer and quality analyst. His areas of expertise include web development, application development, AI, machine learning, data science and game development.

As a teacher, Sid is all about facilitating long-lasting change in his students through a thoughtful blend of engaging, interactive, stimulating and creative learning experiences. He is a born communicator and establishes an excellent rapport with his students.

Fact: Sid turns aspiring students into highly effective programmers.

Mona Ali

Curriculum Designer & Lead Instructor for Artificial Intelligence

Mona is a Computer Scientist, Professor, Researcher and Academic Consultant with over 15 years of teaching experience across Higher Education, High Schools and adult learning. On completing her Bachelor of Computer Science, Mona traveled to Europe, earning a Diploma in e-commerce and a Masters and Ph.D. in Computer Science. Across her varied and distinguished career, she has been a Computer Science Consultant for the Egyptian Ministry, a contributor and reviewer in the international scientific community, and a world-leading expert on Asian and Low-Resource Language Information Processing.

A passionate educator, Mona is compassionate and responsive to her learners’ needs and wellbeing. For Mona, meeting new students is a joy; their successes, an honor. Backed up with certification in Higher Education teaching, Mona employs up-to-date learning methodologies alongside real-world industry best practices.


Fact: Mona is a true explorer who ensures multiculturalism, diversity and inclusion are integrated aspects of her work. “I was born in North Africa, was raised in the Middle East, studied in Europe, have presented in Australia, and work in North America… Wherever the sun shines, I am blessed with friends and family everywhere on earth except the Antarctic!”

Find your Level

Our unique 8-level program is completely modular and blends synchronous (live) with
asynchronous (independent) learning to reflect the world of work. Each Level lasts 10 weeks,
2 sessions per week. Sessions last 1.5 hours (90 mins). Select a Level to see days,
times and term dates.

Are you new to Ableton Live and looking to develop your skills?

Have you completed either or both of our Artificial Intelligence Tech Camps?

Are you competent in using Python but have not completed one of our Tech Camps?

Applications Programming & Web Development with Python & HTML/CSS

Learn to problem-solve like a computer scientist and code like a software engineer using Python, the world’s most in-demand programming language.

Data Structures & Algorithms with Python

Grow your software engineer mindset with advanced programming concepts like data structures, algorithms, recursion, SQL statements, queries and operations.

Data Science with Python

Understand data science’s role in AI, Machine Learning and Natural Language Processing as you acquire data, clean, explore and visualize data. Industry Masterclass, Real-world Client Brief

Applied Data Science & Machine Learning with Python

Build intelligent systems, detect statistical biases and understand supervised and unsupervised Machine Learning to solve real-world business problems.

Natural Language Processing with Python

Learn how to teach machines to understand human language in one of the most broadly applied areas of Machine Learning, using regular expressions and sentiment analysis.

Cybersecurity & Ethical Hacking with Python

Cybersecurity is a big concern for businesses and IT leaders across the globe. Learn to think like a hacker to protect against hackers while also understanding implications on privacy.

Professional Data Products with Python

Start preparing for your life as a data scientist by gaining more hands-on practice solving real-world case studies using intelligent systems.

Professional Machine Learning Products with Python

Solve real business problems by meeting the client and proposing, designing and developing a unique AI or ML product using the latest technology to improve the organization.

Example student portfolio

Enjoy what Digital Media Students past and present have created.
“I really appreciate that this Tech Accelerator distils such a complex subject into an approachable form.
Students cover Artificial Intelligence theory and learn how AI tools are applied in the real world and the implications of
using AI on real industry problems.”
— Charlie Friend | Software Engineer, Microsoft