Certificate III in Screen and Media (Animation)

Jobs and Skills WA: Screen and media courses
Are you serious about an exciting and fun career?

Animation is about so much more than just cartoons — it's used in a range of media including film, television and advertising! This is the course that can get you started on a career in the exciting world of animation, digital media and visual effects... your future career awaits!

You'll learn basic skills in 3D modelling; 2D animation; production and post-production of digital art and sound; and developing storyboards for design concepts and titles. Learning is very hands on; and you'll be trained on industry standard equipment, software and programs. 

Apprenticeship or Traineeship
VET for secondary students
Industry: Creative Industries
National course code: CUA31020 | WA State ID: AC89

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Get a taste of animation and visual effects

This course is an introduction to the world of Animation, Digital Media and Visual Effects. Learn basic skills in: 3D modelling, 2D animation, digital art, post production, sound and writing. The basic skills you will learn will provide the core building blocks to continue your training pathway towards a career in Animation and Visual Effects.

Upon completion you will be ready to enter the next stage: CUA41220-AC86 - Certificate IV in Screen and Media (Animation and Visual Effects) or CUA41220-AC82 - Certificate IV in Screen and Media (Animation and Game Art).

This course is only offered in semster 1 each year


Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)

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