36 months
32400 AUD/year
8537 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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Learn the animation techniques required to become a successful motion designer with this Bachelor of Design (3D Animation) from Deakin University.  

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Let your imagination run free and create the unexpected with the Bachelor of Design (3D Animation) from Deakin University. Explore how animation is used across film, television, advertising, web, motion-capture and game design – and learn to draw or digitally create characters that leap off the page. During your degree, you’ll learn the tools, strategies and design methodologies required to develop your creative, technical and analytical skills in animation production. 


As a graduate, you’ll be a well-equipped multidisciplinary designer ready to work in motion design, animation, film, television, web design, Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR). Roles include:

  • 2D or 3D animator
  • augmented realities designer
  • arts editor
  • cartoonist
  • digital designer
  • game developer
  • illustrator

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Design Thinking
  • Design Skills and Technologies
  • Designing 3D Environments 
  • Design Laboratory 
  • Designing 3D Motion
  • Principles of Animation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


24 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All applicants must meet the minimum English language requirements.

  • Please note that meeting the minimum admission requirements does not guarantee selection, which is based on merit, likelihood of success and availability of places in the course.
  • Entry for applicants with recent secondary education (previous three years) will be based on their performance in a Senior Secondary Certificate of Education, with pre-requisite units 3 and 4; a study score of at least 25 in English EAL (English as an additional language) or 20 in English other than EAL.
  • CRICOS code: 095255B   

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    32400 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32400 AUD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    8537 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8537 AUD per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Melbourne

1501 - 2659 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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