Bachelor of Creative Arts (3D Animation)

Unleash your creative side with a career in digital animation.

JMC Academy offers bachelor degrees in 3D Animation and allows you to train in state of the art facilities and work with experts in the field. Train in web design, video game development and digital animation techniques and build up a professional portfolio throughout your degree.

Upon completion of your degree explore careers in everything from web design to video game development and film production.

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Career Opportunities
  • 3D or 2D Animator
  • Concept Artist
  • Video Effects Artist
  • Storyboard Artist

Nationally recognised - meets Australian Qualifications Framework standards.


ATAR score of 65 or equivalent, minimum 17 years of age & an interview


NSW - Sydney

QLD - Brisbane

VIC - Melbourne

Work placement

No placement; practical skills are gained through Industry Integration Program

Course length
Full-time: 2 years
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Start date

3 start dates per year.

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Payment options

Study now pay later – FEE-HELP

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Year 12 or equivalent, with:

  • ATAR score of 65 or above or OP score of 16 or below
  • Written application
  • Minimum of 17 years of age
  • Interview

What you'll learn

Become trained in:

  • Special effects
  • 2D and 3D animations
  • Digital animation techniques
  • Interactive games
  • Interactive video development
  • Web page production
  • Software packaging

Industry Integration Program

You will gain hands-on skills through JMC Academy's Industry Integration Program, which replicates the way the entertainment industry operates.

The program involves students from different departments working together to achieve a final result.

Course structure

16 units


  1. Production art I

  2. Traditional animation

  3. Introduction to 3D

  4. Creative process

T2 Electives

  1. Production art II

  2. Motion design

  3. 3D animation I

  4. 3D modelling I

  5. Design subject

T3 Electives

  1. Visual storytelling I

  2. 3D animation II

  3. 3D modelling II

  4. Animation lab

  5. Rigging

T4 Electives

  1. Visual storytelling II

  2. 3D animation III

  3. Motion capture

  4. Screen literacy I

  5. Compositing

  6. Integration

  7. Major project part A

  8. Screen literacy II

  9. Professional development

  10. Major project part B

You will need to complete 12 elective units throughout the course.

Payment options

There are 2 ways you can pay for this course:

1. Study now pay later – FEE-HELP

This course can be paid for through the FEE-HELP government loan scheme.

This means you don’t need to pay upfront for the course if you:

2. Upfront payment

You can pay for this course upfront via credit card or bank transfer.

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