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CUA51015 Diploma of Screen and Media (Animation & Visualisation)

National ID: CUA51015 | State ID: AA95

Become a confident entry level animator

The Diploma in Screen & Media (Animation & Visualisation) is the stepping stone between intermediate animators and industry ready graduates. By the end of this course you will have broached a number of technically challenging animation skill areas.

Gain these skills
  • Advanced modelling and rigging
  • Concept art development
  • Animation to storyboards and scripts
  • Some games design
  • High end visualization and rendering
  • Sound
Is this course right for me?

I have the following attributes:

  • Creative flair
  • Strong spatial perception skills
  • Enthusiasm for experimenting with different techniques
  • Knowledge of digital image production techniques
  • High attention to detail, and strong problem solving abilities
  • Good planning and organisational skills
  • Good communication skills

New students who have not studied the course that precedes this qualification should book an appointment using the link below or contact the area to ensure they apply for the correct level of study.

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Entrance Requirements

Important information

Job opportunities

How to apply

Entrance Requirements
School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
Completion of WACE General or ATAR (Minimum C Grades) or equivalent Completion of WACE General or ATAR or equivalent (minimum C Grades) Certificate III
Important information

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 
Job opportunities

Other job titles may include:

  • Special Effects Designer
  • Animation Designer 
  • Instructional Designer

Entry level positions as 3D Modeller, 2D/3D Animator, 3D Rigger, Digital Artist, Architectural Visualisation, and Digital Proto-typer.

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

How to apply
On campus (full-time)

To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to 

Other study types

For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Apprenticeships and traineeships

To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

International students

International students should contact 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 2

Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - On Campus


Fees and charges


Duration 2 semester/s
When Semester 2, 2019
Where Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)
How On campus
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Page last updated May 27, 2019