Let your artistic skills take you to the next level
Game artists build the environments, characters and the vehicles/props for games.
As well as providing hands-on artistic and technical training in game art, this Advanced Diploma delves into designing games and scripting game interactions. You'll benefit from our strong industry connections and have the opportunity to showcase your work to many of the largest studios in Perth at the end of year Expo. By the end of this course you'll have created a showreel of work and produced a game of your own.
You will be equipped to be competitive in the global market, using the same software and work practices employed by top games and animation studios all over the world.
The course is 100% practical and you will develop your creative abilities in:
- 3D character modelling, texturing and rigging
- Environment and prop creation
- Concept art
- Level design and gameplay
- Game scripting and interactivity
- Software including Autodesk Maya, Unity, Pixologic Zbrush, Substance Painter and Designer and Adobe Photoshop, Premiere Pro and After Effects
I have the following attributes:
- Creative flair and strong designing abilities
- Aptitude for solving complex technical problems
- Ability to perform under pressure
- Good communication skills
- Able to work individually and as part of a team
Completion of CUA51015 Diploma of Screen and Media (Animation & Game Art), or equivalent.
Typically 3 days per week plus student lab time
Other job titles may include:
- Games Designer
- Games Artist
- Level Designer
- 3D Modeller
- Technical Artist
- Gameplay Programmer
Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations.
Study options and next steps
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Semester 1, 2022
Perth - On Campus
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The fees quoted are estimates only and are for the entire course for students enrolling on a full-time basis in 2021 (fees are subject to change in 2022). Please view the full list of Fee disclaimers.
Please note fees listed include all units required to gain this qualification. If you're a continuing student and have successfully completed a lower-level qualification that is a prerequisite for this course, you'll only pay for the units that you need to enrol in, to complete this course.
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