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

Jobs and Skills WA: Animation and gaming design courses
Ready to work in one of the coolest jobs ever?

Animation and game art are two of the most fun, creative and interesting areas to work in! This is the perfect course to build your skills and knowledge to give yourself a competitive edge when it comes to getting that dream job as a concept artist; visual and special affects artist; digital artist;  2D or 3D animator; an animation or visual effects designer; and even a motion graphics artist for film, digital or television. 

You'll gain skills in designing and producing digital art, animation and games using all the latest industry standard software and programs; and be able to develop art and design skills for 3D modelling, digital art, animation and game design. You'll learn how to edit photos and digital design components; create 2D and 3D animations and advanced digital and 3D models; prepare video assets; develop and refine your illustration skills; author interactive media and digital content; prepare a portfolio of your work; develop a strong presentation for your portfolio; and much more!

Apprenticeship or Traineeship
Industry: Creative Industries
National course code: CUA41220 | WA State ID: AC82

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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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