- – Bedford Park
2 years full-time
(or part-time equivalent)
- 2023: $10,020
- – March
- – July
Build a world-class entertainment design portfolio.
This VET pathway is specifically designed for applicants who have completed a qualification such as:
Students will develop the creative, practical, critical and collaborative skills necessary to pursue a career in the digital media area of the arts and communications industries.
Note: this course used to be called Creative Arts (Digital Media) (VET pathway)
2 years full-time
(or part-time equivalent)
Why study Visual Effects and Entertainment Design at Flinders
Flinders graduates include 2D concept artist and 3D modellers, animators, matte painters, cinematographers, editors, illustrators, producers VFX artists. Your diverse range of skills and portfolio of creative achievements will make you attractive to a wide range of employers in the arts and communication industries internationally.
The Rookies is an international awards and mentor platform for young designers, creators, innovators and artists in film, animation, games, virtual reality and architecture visualisation.
The competition, which involves more than 600 schools and more than 3,000 entrants and thousands of their entries from 81 countries, rated Flinders University and its partner CDW Studios Adelaide as #1 in *Best Digital Illustration Schools in 2017.
The degree provides you with practical experience that prepares you for the workforce.
There are options for exchange topics at Butler University, Indianapolis.
The table below shows ATAR and Selection Rank data for students offered a place wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR commencing in Semester 1, 2022. It is limited to applicants that have recently completed secondary education (within the last two years). Data may reflect multiple courses available within a suite of courses.
|ATAR-based offers only across all offer rounds||ATAR - Excluding adjustment factors||Selection Rank - ATAR plus any adjustment factors|
|Highest rank to receive an offer||99.95||99.95|
|Median rank to receive an offer||79.55||83.40|
|Lowest rank to receive an offer||52.75||60.90|
The table below gives an indication of the likely peer cohort for new students in this course. It provides data on students who commenced study in this course in Semester 1, 2022 including those admitted through all offer rounds and international students studying in Australia. Applicant background groupings are based on educational background, not basis of admission. Data may reflect multiple courses available within a suite of courses.
|Applicant background (Semester 1, 2022)||Number of students||Percentage of all students|
|Higher education study (includes a bridging or enabling course)||56||20%|
|Vocational education and training (VET) study||38||14%|
|Work and life experience||16||6%|
|Recent secondary education - Admitted solely on the basis of ATAR (regardless of whether this includes the consideration of adjustment factors such as equity or subject bonus points)||94||34%|
|Recent secondary education - Admitted where both ATAR and additional criteria were considered (e.g. portfolio, audition, extra test)||17||6%|
|Recent secondary education - Admitted on the basis of other criteria only and ATAR was not a factor (e.g. special consideration pathways)||39||14%|
At Flinders University, we recognise that careers are evolving and the workplace of the future will look very different from today.
Whatever undergraduate course you are studying at Flinders, you can add innovation and enterprise electives to your degree to gain new, adaptable and transferrable skills that will equip you for the careers of tomorrow.
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This VET pathway is specifically designed for applicants who have completed one of the following qualifications: Advanced Diploma of Screen and Media (Specialising in Game Art) (CUA60615); Advanced Diploma of Screen and Media (Specialising in CGI and Visual Effects) (CUA60615); or Advanced Diploma of Screen and Media (CUA60615).
Applicants who do not hold one of the above qualifications or hold VET qualification in a related area such as: Diploma of Screen and Media (CUA51015); or Diploma of Digital and Interactive Games (ICT50215) should apply for the Bachelor of Creative Arts (Visual Effects and Entertainment Design) (224131) and may be eligible for credit transfer.
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If you don’t meet our English language entry requirements and need to improve your English language proficiency, you can do so through Flinders University Academy – or our approved English Language Instruction Course for Overseas Students (ELICOS) providers.
This means that you can attend the required English language tuition at approved ELICOS providers and gain direct entry into university without an IELTS or TOEFL test.
If you don’t meet our academic entry requirements, you can still gain entry to Flinders University through Flinders University Academy. With a range of diplomas, foundation and English language courses, students can find a direct pathway into the destination degree of their choice.
Want more information about studying at Flinders University? Contact us to find out more – we’d love to help you decide if Flinders University is the right choice for you.
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