CUA51015 Diploma of Screen and Media (Animation and Game Art)

National ID: CUA51015 State ID: AB76
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Create and explore new worlds with this animation & game art qualification

Through this course you'll gain skills in producing professional animation and game art using industry standard software.

This course prepares you for work, not just in the entertainment industries but also in advertising, architecture, visualisation and content creation for Virtual and Augmented Reality.

This course is 100% practical and you will develop your creative abilities in:

  • 3D modelling and texturing
  • Concept art and storyboarding
  • 2D and 3D animation
  • Game art and design
  • Film editing
  • Visual effects
  • Software such as Autodesk Maya, Toon Boom Harmony, Unity, and Adobe Photoshop Premiere Pro, After Effects and Animate

I have the following attributes:

  • Creative and imaginative
  • Passionate
  • Good analytical and spatial skills
  • Technically minded
  • Self motivated

Completion of CUA41215 AB74 Certificate IV in Screen and Media (Animation and Game Art)(opens in a new tab) , while not essential provides a good foundation for this Diploma course.

Other costs for consideration:

  • External Hard-drive (approx. $50)
  • USB 2.0 (minimum) with at least 100GB storage

Typical timetable:

  • 3 days per week plus Student Lab Time 
  • Concept Artist
  • 2D/3D Animator
  • Visual Effects Artist
  • Special Effects Designer
  • Instructional Designer
  • Animation Designer
  • Motion Graphics Artist (Film, TV, Advertising & Games industries)

Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations. 

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Semester 1, 2022

Perth - On Campus

Duration 2 Semesters
When Semester 1, 2022
Where Perth
How On Campus
Tuition fee Resource fee Total fee
General $4,371.45 $585.00 $4,956.45

Fee disclaimers

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.

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