Animation & VFX (BA, Diploma)


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The award
BA, Diploma

How long you will study
2 - 3 Years

Domestic course fees
find out

How you will study

Course starts
February, May, September

International course fees
AUD 71388 per total

All study options

About Animation & VFX at Collarts

If you dream of a career as a Games Developer3D Modelling ArtistVideo Game ArtistProducerAnimatorTexturing/Shader ArtistGeneralistFX ArtistCompositorCreative TechnologistDigital Strategist, Art Director, 3D Animation Artist or Production Coordinator, the Animation & VFX course is for you.

The Animation and VFX course is perfect for students who want to establish a professional animation and visual effects career in the film, television, online entertainment or gaming industry. You will undertake fundamental units such as 3D art and computer graphicsmodelling and animation skillsfilm productiongame design theory, and business entrepreneurship.

Enjoy the flexibility of studying online or on-campus while being mentored by industry experts from CG Spectrum (an Australian College of the Arts collaboration) and learn the skills they've obtained working at studios such as DisneyILMDreamworksWeta DigitalMethodBlizzard and Rockstar

Students will graduate with specialised training and experience in the animation industry, both in Australia and internationally.

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardBA, DiplomaHow you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study2 - 3 years
    Course startsFebruary, May, SeptemberDomestic course fees find outInternational course feesAUD 71388 per total

Entry requirements

Students must first meet the general entry requirements before progressing to the interview stage and meeting additional specific course entry requirements.

All international student applicants must be at least 18 years of age at the time of commencement of study.

The academic minimum entry requirement is one of the following:

  • Completion of an Australian Year 12 Senior Secondary Certificate of Education or overseas equivalent
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Completed Australian AQF (Australian Qualifications Framework) Certificate IV
  • Completed Foundation year at any Australian Higher Education Provider
  • Completed one full-time semester at any Australian Higher Education Provider
  • Completed one full-time year at an overseas Higher Education Provider.

Meet the minimum English proficiency requirements evidenced by achieving an IELTS 6.0 (no band lower than 6.0) or equivalent

  • Applicants who do not meet the minimum English Proficiency Levels can take an intensive English course to gain the required level of proficiency at one of Collarts’ pathway provider partners
  • All documents must be certified and translated (if originals are not in English).

Interview applicable to all courses


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