Bachelor of Arts (Humanities) - Animation and Game Design

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Courses Overview

What will I learn?
The Animation and Game Design major allows students to specialise in the engaging area of visual narrative communication through the means of animation design and development, as well as game design and development.
Theory and the fundamentals of visual narrative construction are learned and applied through exploration of 2D and 3D animation, visual effects production, game design and development of virtual and immersive world design.
The major has strong connections to local industry, as well as national and international industries.
Animation and Game Design is offered as part of the Bachelor of Arts. You can enhance your studies with a secondary major or choose from a range of elective units to support your career goals.
You can study this as part of a double major:
Screen Arts
Photography and Illustration Design
Visualisation and Interactive Media
Professional recognition
Graduates may convert student memberships of national professional design bodies, such as the Design Institute of Australia, into full professional memberships following qualification and professional experience.
Credit for previous study
Graduates may convert student memberships of national professional design bodies, such as the Design Institute of Australia, into full professional memberships following qualification and professional experience.
Career opportunities
This course can help you become a:
Games Developer
3D Artist
Character Designer
Visual Effects Artist
Motion Graphic Designer
Broadcast Designer for Cinema and TV
Creative Director
Art Director
2D/3D Animator
Possible careers
Game Designer
To pursue a career as a Game Designer, we recommend you complement your Animation and Games Design single major with one or more of the following electives:
Art Visual Culture
Illustration
Digital Photography
Creative Writing
Visualisation and Interactive Media
Digital Animation
Film and Video
Art Visual Research
Computer Sciences 1 (Coding Basics)
Computer Sciences 1 (Coding Advanced)
Animator
To pursue a career in this area, we recommend you complement your Animation and Game Design single major with one or more of the following electives:
Film and Video
Audio and Visual
Digital Animation Methods
Creative Writing
Illustration
Art (Drawing)
Art (Painting)
Why Animation and Game Design?
Animation and Game Design possesses strong industry links, built up through its staff members. Many of the staff are currently working in industry, and students will work in simulated studio environments.
The Animation and Game Design major has a long tradition of providing graduates for the local and global industry.
Animation and Game Design develops a combination of creativity and up-to-date software skills, including industry standard software for animation and games development.


Department

Which department am I in? Faculty of Humanities


Entry Requirement From Vietnam

Students from different countries should have qualifications equivalent to Australian Year 12.Completion of the Bang Tu tai or Bang Tot nghiep Pho thong Trung hoc (Vietnamese Upper Secondary School Graduation Diploma) with at least 8.00 in the score for graduation evaluation, separate evidence of English competence is required. English Language Requirements: IELTS (International English Language Testing System) - Listening, Reading, Writing, and Speaking - 6.0; Overall band score 6.5; TOEFL Score: 79 (overall); Reading 13; Listening 13; Speaking 18; Writing 21; Pearson Test of English - Academic (PTE-A) 58; Occupational English Test (OET) Grade B in listening, reading, writing and speaking; Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE) Listening, Reading, Writing, and Speaking 190, Overall score: 176; Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English (CAE) Listening, Reading, Writing, and Speaking 176, Overall score:169.


Entry Requirement For International Student

Students from different countries should have qualifications equivalent to Australian Year 12.
Other English Language Requirements:
IELTS (International English Language Testing System) - Listening, Reading, Writing, and Speaking - 6.0; Overall band score 6.5; TOEFL Score: 79 (overall); Reading 13; Listening 13; Speaking 18; Writing 21; Pearson Test of English - Academic (PTE-A) 58; Occupational English Test (OET) Grade B in listening, reading, writing and speaking; Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE) Listening, Reading, Writing, and Speaking 190, Overall score: 176; Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English (CAE) Listening, Reading, Writing, and Speaking 176, Overall score:169.


Path Way Options by Other Partners

Pathways options
Offered by other partners
This university accepts pathways courses from Curtin College
Box Hill Institute


Full Time (3 years)

A$30,400.00 (US$ 23,779) per year

26 February 2018, 30 July 2018

Curtin University Bentley Campus, Kent Street, BENTLEY, Western Australia, 6102, PERTH, Australia