Animation major

Today, the moving image is everywhere on screens large and small. Whether for exploring complex ideas in contemporary art contexts, or for entertainment, instruction or communication purposes, animators play a key role in contributing creative content to the contemporary world of the moving image.

Undergraduate (Bachelor) degrees
Bachelor of ArtsCourse information for:Local StudentsInternational Students
Bachelor of Arts (Media and Communication)Course information for:Local StudentsInternational Students
Bachelor of Arts (Honours)Course information for:Local StudentsInternational Students
Bachelor of Creative Arts (Animation and Motion Capture)Course information for:Local StudentsInternational Students
Bachelor of Creative Arts (Film and Digital Media)Course information for:Local StudentsInternational Students
Postgraduate degrees
Graduate Certificate of Media and CommunicationCourse information for:Local StudentsInternational Students
Graduate Diploma of Media and CommunicationCourse information for:Local StudentsInternational Students
Master of ArtsCourse information for:Local StudentsInternational Students

Why study at Deakin?

Get ready for your new career

Animation and Motion Capture at Deakin teaches a range of skills and expertise to students considering careers in the creative arts, entertainment industry, education and any occupation that involves making creative choices, teamwork, and communicating ideas visually.

Learn from the best

With the purpose built Deakin Motion Lab, Deakin students have incredible opportunities to learn alongside some of the world's best animators. The recent Pixar Artists' Masterclass was one such example where students worked with world renown animators.

Career and Industry

Animators typically work in the games industry, in film and television, in media departments across most industries, and as independent practitioners.


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