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CUA41220 Certificate IV in Screen and Media (Animation & Game Art)

CUA41220 Certificate IV in Screen and Media (Animation & Game Art)

National ID CUA41220 State ID AC82

A gateway to the creative world of animation and games art

Through this entry-level course you'll gain a range of skills in designing and producing digital art, animation and games and will be engaged in real life animation challenges.

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When Semester 2, 2024.

Study Mode On campus.

Embark on a creative journey into the world of animation and game design.

This course is designed to introduce you to the skills and knowledge needed to succeed as a Computer Graphics (CG) artist, animator, or game designer.

Enter the exciting world of digital art, animation, and game prototype development with this dynamic entry-level course!
Get ready to tackle real-life animation challenges and gain the skills you need to succeed in the global entertainment industry. With hands-on experience in designing and producing digital art and games, you'll unleash your creativity and take your skills to new heights.

Dive into 3D modelling, digital art, animation, and game design & prototyping using industry-standard software!
Gain the skills and knowledge you need to start an exciting and fulfilling career as a CG artist in animation, games and film.

Upon completion you'll also have gained the necessary skills to be ready to enter the next stage: CUA51020 AC83 Diploma of Screen and Media (Animation & Game Art)

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This course is 100% practical and you will learn the basics of:

  • 3D modelling
  • Digital art
  • 2D animation
  • Game design
  • Software including Autodesk Maya, Toon Boom Harmony, Unity and Adobe Photoshop, Premiere Pro and After Effects

I have the following attributes:

  • Creatively driven and imaginative
  • Self motivated and passionate
  • Good analytical and spatial skills

Important information

Select your preferred campus and apply

Semester 2, 2024


Duration 1 Semester
When Semester 2, 2024
Where Perth
How On campus

Course fees

Indicative General fee $3,126.60
(Tuition fee* $2,781.60 + Resource fee $345.00 )
Indicative Concession fee $1,182.90
(Tuition fee* $837.90 + Resource fee $345.00 )

*Fee disclaimers

The fees quoted are estimates only and are for the entire course for students enrolling on a full-time basis. 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.

Enquiries regarding fees can be made by calling us.

T 1300 300 822



National ID Unit title
BSBPEF402 Develop personal work priorities
CUAIND311 Work effectively in the creative arts industry
CUAMWB401 Develop and implement own self-care plan in the creative industries
CUAWHS312 Apply work health and safety practices


National ID Unit title
CUAANM413 Create titles for screen productions
CUADIG401 Author interactive media
CUADIG415 Produce innovative digital images
CUAILL401 Develop and refine illustrative work
CUAPPM417 Create storyboards
CUAPPR311 Produce creative work
CUARES412 Conduct research
ICTGAM431 Design and create 3-D digital models
ICTGAM551 Apply digital texturing for the 3-D environment in digital games

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