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Game Art and AnimationMinor

Gain a comprehensive understanding of the skills and knowledge required to design and create art and animation for both 2D and 3D games and interactive experiences.

Game artists and animators are essential in the production process, they create the artwork and motion, both 2D and 3D, for characters, props, vehicles and environments.

A game artist typically works from a brief, reference images and 2D concept drawings to develop and produce complete assets and environments for use in real-time game engines.

Explore the full range of Creative Industries majors and minors.

Minor (4)

For a minor in Game Art and Animation, students must successfully complete 4 courses:

CourseSemester of offerUnitsRequisites
SGD101 Game Art: Introduction to 2D & 3D
  • Sunshine Coast: Semester 2
  • Moreton Bay: Semester 2
  • Online: Semester 2
12 
SGD211 Game Art: Characters & Vehicles
  • Sunshine Coast: Semester 2
  • Moreton Bay: Semester 2
  • Online: Semester 2
12 
SGD230 Game Art: Virtual Environments
  • Sunshine Coast: Semester 1
  • Moreton Bay: Semester 1
  • Online: Semester 1
12 
DES231 Animation Principles, Process and Production
  • Sunshine Coast: Semester 1
  • Moreton Bay: Semester 1
  • Online: Semester 1
12 

*Available to be studied online