Animation at the VCA has a long-running, world class reputation. Our graduates light up animated screens around the world and we invite you to join our creative team.
The program offers the practical exploration, innovation and development of animation screen production. It incorporates research, idea development, screenwriting, storyboarding, character design and expression. It also covers a comprehensive range of animation art, craft, and technical production methods, styles and outcomes.
Animation methods available to students include: Paint on glass, charcoal, sand, ink, 2D and 3D digital, stop-motion, pixilation, rotoscoping, visual effects and motion graphics, experimental film techniques, projection art and interdisciplinary collaborations.
In class you are challenged to respond to set problems and pursue your own creative thinking to keep the material fresh and relevant to your own experience.
Animation graduates have been keenly sought after to produce animated works for television series, short films and feature-length animations; with many applying their animation skills to video art and installation, website, games and educational programs.
|YEAR 1 - SEMESTER 1|
|Animation Studio 1ACORE||25|
|Animation Research 1CORE||12.5|
|Writing Animation 1CORE||12.5|
|YEAR 1 - SEMESTER 2|
|Animation Studio 1BCORE||25|
|Animation Lab 1CORE||12.5|
|YEAR 2 - SEMESTER 1|
|Animation Studio 2ACORE||25|
|Animation Research 2CORE||12.5|
|Writing Animation 2CORE||12.5|
|YEAR 2 - SEMESTER 2|
|Animation Studio 2BCORE||25|
|Animation Laboratory 2CORE||12.5|
|Animation Studio 3CORE||50|
|Animation Research 3CORE||12.5|
|Animation Lab 3CORE||12.5|
In Australia each institution has its own application procedures and admission requirements so il would be better to contact your chosen university for an application form. To study here you'll need to apply for both admission to an institution and also for a student visa from the Australian Government so it's necessery to carefully check student visa information on the Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP).
Entry requirements can include: the academic requirements, evidence of funds to support your study and overseas student health cover. The academic requirements you need to study in Australia depend on the level of education you want to study. Indeed, in some cases, you may need to present your results of an English language test.
You can choose up to six courses in your application. Each university you've applied to consider your application separately. This means that you may receive an offer from each course that you include in your application.
Applicants for the Bachelor of Fine Arts in any discipline must meet the following criteria:
There is no minimum ATAR requirement.