Course Details - CUA31015 Certificate III in Screen and Media (Seaview High School)

ISCA TitleScreen and Media - 3D Animation and Game Development
QualificationCUA31015 Certificate III in Screen and Media
RTOThe Academy of Interactive Entertainment (National Code 88021)
Host OrganisationSeaview High School
Course Length2 semesters (1 year)
Course DescriptionThe Game Art Foundations course will teach students how to develop 3D environments, characters and animation for interactive games. The course covers the techniques of making 3D artwork for games including: • Concept art • 3D modelling • Texturing • Animation • Lighting • Grey boxing • Creating animated game characters • Creating interactive environments • Adding audio • Interactive game play elements Students will work with real-time game engines to showcase their creativity and build their technical knowledge in order to maximise their artwork within fun and engaging game environments. Students will learn the entire game art development pipeline starting from planning and concept art, modelling and texturing and finally animation and bringing their work to life. They will learn how to successfully bring all their artwork into game engines and add interactive elements and audio for the finishing touches.
PathwaysFurther Education Pathway - Adv. Diploma of Professional Game Development or Screen and Media, Bachelor of Games and Virtual Worlds, Bachelor of Media/Arts (Rising Sun Studios/Uni.SA) Bachelor of Computer Science (Simulation & Serious Games). Career Pathway - Skills acquired in the completion of the certificate have applications across a range of industries requiring the increasing use of animation, programming, simulation and I.T. in their work.3D Animator, Character Animator, Matte Painter, 3D Modeller, Renderer, Art Director, Creative Director, Environment Designer, Video Game Technical Director.
Entry RequirementsStudents must have a minimum Year 10 standard literacy and numeracy skills as well as basic computing skills. Knowledge of basic Adobe Photoshop an advantage.
Delivery Location(s)Seaview High School, 78-124 Seacombe Road, SEACOMBE HEIGHTS, SA, 5047
Dates and Times36 weekly sessions at Seaview High School on Fridays from 10:45 until 16:00.
Commencement date 07/02/20.
SACE DetailsSACE Stage 2, 70 SACE credits
Up to 70 at Stage 2
Units Of Competency
CoreBSBCRT301Develop and extend critical and creative thinking skills40 nominal hours
 BSBWHS201Contribute to health and safety of self and others20 nominal hours
 CUAIND301Work effectively in the creative arts industry20 nominal hours
 BSBDES201Follow a design process40 nominal hours
 BSBDES303Explore and apply the creative design process to 3D forms50 nominal hours
 CUAACD201Develop drawing skills to communicate ideas60 nominal hours
 CUAANM302Create 3D digital animations75 nominal hours
 CUAANM303Create 3D digital models75 nominal hours
 CUASOU304Prepare audio assets30 nominal hours
 ICTICT308Use advanced features of computer applications40 nominal hours
 BSBDES301Explore use of colour40 nominal hours
Nominal hours are used for SACE purposes and are not reflective of actual delivery hours
Total Training Cost$850.00 GST exempt
Cost NotesIn addition to the course cost, an administration fee will apply as follows: Non-ISCA DECD school - $50 per enrolment Non-DECD school - $250 per enrolment (refer to member school tab for list of ISCA schools)
Number Of StudentsMinimum    10
Maximum   25
Selection ProcessStudents may be interviewed to ascertain interest and prior knowledge.
Contact PersonMr Richard Harrington, Phone 08 8377 8043, Email
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