We're creating the future, one frame at a time...
Bringing a character to life involves more than just technical ability. With that in mind, Animation at JMC has been developed in association with studio professionals from Pixar and Animal Logic, to help you tell your story from concept development to finished animation.
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Courses Available in Animation
Bachelor of Creative Arts (Animation)
Duration: 6 Trimesters (2 Years, Full Time)
Upcoming Intakes: September 2020 | February 2021 | June 2021
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Diploma of Creative Arts (Animation)
Duration: 2 Trimesters (6 Months, Full Time)
Upcoming Intakes: September 2020 | February 2021| June 2021
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As part of our commitment to continuous improvement, courses at JMC are continually evolving to adapt to changes and demands of the industry. As you progress through the course and move forward in your studies, you may find that new study options become available.
Planned additions to the course in the near future include:
- More electives and study stream pathways to customise your degree
- Options to get credit points for taking part in industry activities
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Gear + Technology
During this course you will be able to access HTC Vive and Occulus Go for VR, Green-screen studios, Wacom Intuos Pro and Cintiq tablets, Ball and Socket stop-motion rigs, Redshift 3D, Pixar RenderMan & Arnold for lighting and rendering, Quixel Suite for texture painting and look development, ZBrush, 3D-Coat, and Mudbox for asset creation, Blackmagic Fusion, Mocha and After Effects for compositing, Adobe CC suite for artwork creation, video editing and motion design, Range of professional character rigs for animation studies, Autodesk Maya and Motionbuilder for animation and motion editing, Shotgun Studio for project management, Over 2 terrabytes of online storage and office 365 subscription, Unity Pro & Visual Studio, including range of assets and extensions for game development, Lightboxes + line testers, Dragonframe stop-motion software, 18-camera leading precision motion-capture suites and MotionBuilder and Mixing and recording studios for soundscapes.
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MEET THE TEAM
My favourite aspect of the degree was engaging with industry professionals. Picking the brains of the JMC lecturers who have broad and relevant experience.
3D Generalist, Animator and Motion Graphics Artist at Tom Fisher 3D, Animation Alumni
Rachel started her career at Sydney visual effects studio Iloura which has since become Method Studios. Rachel has worked as a Production Coordinator, working on major films including Ghostbusters. Rachel has since moved on to become the HR and Recruitment Manager at Fling Bark, who have worked on projects for Disney, Marvel, and Netflix.
Mitch began his career in Animation at Studio Moshi as a 2D Rigger on feature length animated films Shopkins World Vacation and Shopkins Wild. Mitch was also the Lead Rigger and Scene Setup Supervisor on Space Chickens in Space which aired on Channel 9 and Stan.
As a producer for Plastic Wax - one of the world's top studios, creating trailers for the video game industry, Josh has worked on titles including LEGO Star Wars, Injustice 2, Dungeons and Dragons and Mortal Kombat 11. in 2018, Josh was invited to be a guest speaker at PAX Australia where he spoke about what goes into making successful trailers for the world stage.
Read more about our alumni, as well as some of our top tip articles and industry advice here.