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Excited about learning but not sure if our courses are right for you? We realise that starting a new course is a big step and it's important to make an informed decision about what's right for you. What better way to do that than to try them for free?

Our free course trial gives you access to 2-weeks of the Industry Diploma of your choice, letting you interact with the Mentors who could be teaching you, check out the assignments and course content and see whether our online model suits your learning style.

We believe in small class sizes so spots are limited. Apply now to qualify and we'll be in touch shortly with further instructions.

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WHICH COURSE DO YOU WANT TO TRIAL?

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Foundations for Film & Games

Strong foundation skills form the bedrock for any great 3D artist. This course is the perfect spawn point for those looking to begin their journey as a 3D Artist in film and games.

 

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Advanced 3D Animation Course

Take your animation skills to the next level by learning advanced techniques of physical, character and creature animation.

 

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Advanced 3D Modelling Course

Learn to master the art of digital sculpting with ZBrush in this 1-year intensive diploma course. 

 

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Advanced Visual Effects Course

Take the next step and learn advanced FX techniques with the industry standard software Houdini FX.

 

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Concept Art & Ilustration Course

Give life to extraordinary creatures, invent unreal weapons and visualise entirely new worlds never seen before through illustrations and digital painting.

 

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Introduction to Animation Course

The Introduction to 3D Animation Course is designed to strengthen your foundation skills and provide a pathway to the Advanced 3D Animation Diploma by mastering the basics of 3D Animation.

 

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Introduction to 3D Modeling Course

The Introduction to 3D Modeling Course is designed to strengthen your foundation skills and provide a pathway to the Advanced 3D Modeling Diploma by mastering the basics of 3D Modeling.

 

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VFX Compositing Course

Compositing is the artistic process of combining filmed and rendered elements in order to create seamless integration of real and digitally created elements.

 

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FOUNDATIONS FOR FILM & GAMES

From the basics of 3D Animation and VFX to the fundamentals of Game Design, this course is designed for those looking to confidently take their first step towards a career in Film and Game Design.

Covering a wide variety of skills our Foundations for Film and Game Design Diploma lays the groundwork for students so they can continue their studies and smoothly transition into our specialised Advanced Diplomas.

 

 

Free Trial Starts

November 6th 2017

Duration

1 Year

Course Delivery

Online

Prerequisites

No Prior Experience Required

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DIPLOMA OF ADVANCED 3D ANIMATION

Bring your stories to life and gain the skills needed to become a successful 3D Animator with our Diploma of Advanced 3D Animation. During this course, you will master advanced animation techniques and discover how to apply thoughtful, believable motion to characters and creatures through the principles of animation.

Students will learn a wide variety of animation techniques used in film and games such as body mechanics, physics and forces, character acting and creature animation.

 

 

Free Trial Starts

November 6th 2017

Duration

1 Year

Course Delivery

Online

Prerequisites

Completion of Foundations for Film & Games or Introduction to 3D Animation or a portfolio submission.

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DIPLOMA OF ADVANCED 3D MODELING

During the course, you will learn optimised workflow techniques for the 3D Modeling pipeline using ZBrush as well as advanced texturing techniques in MARI and Maya retopology workflows.

Our course is designed to take your digital sculpting skills to the next level and incorporates production workflows used in major feature film and gaming studios around the world.

 

 

 

Free Trial Starts

November 6th 2017

Duration

1 Year

Course Delivery

Online

Completion of Foundations for Film & Games or a portfolio submission showing relative skills.

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DIPLOMA OF ADVANCED VISUAL EFFECTS

Learn Visual Effects with Houdini to harness the raw power of procedural, node-based workflow techniques and create amazing FX simulations in our one-year intensive Advanced Diploma VFX Course. From destruction, explosions, water simulation and everything in between this course is designed to take your VFX skills to the next level.

Taught by industry professionals who have worked on blockbuster films and AAA video games, you will learn Visual Effects production workflows used by the major studios around the world.

 

 

Free Trial Starts

November 6th 2017

Duration

1 Year

Course Delivery

Online

Prerequisites

Completion of Foundations for Film & Games or a portfolio submission showing relative skills.

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DIPLOMA OF VFX COMPOSITING

VFX Compositing helps seamlessly integrate digital assets with live action footage to bring the final shot together. VFX Compositing is everywhere and jobs are in high demand.

CG Spectrum’s Diploma of VFX Compositing teaches you the highly technical skills that are required to master this amazing step in the VFX pipeline. Students can start from the basics or jump into more advanced classes with the guidance and knowledge of industry professionals who have worked on Hollywood's biggest blockbusters and TV shows.

 

 

Free Trial Starts

November 6th 2017

Duration

1 Year

Course Delivery

Online

Prerequisites

Completion of Foundations for Film & Games or a portfolio submission showing relative skills.

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DIPLOMA OF CONCEPT ART & ILLUSTRATION

Give life to extraordinary creatures, design incredible weapons and visualise entirely new worlds never seen before. Learn Concept Art for Film and Games and turn your passion into a career.

From character and environment design to matte painting and digital paint overs, our Online Diploma of Concept Art Course gives you the skills to create a polished portfolio with guidance and training from industry professional artists.

 

 

 

Free Trial Starts

November 6th 2017

Duration

1 Year

Course Delivery

Online

Prerequisites

Completion of Introduction to Concept Art and a portfolio submission showing relative skills.

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INTRODUCTION TO 3D ANIMATION

The Introduction to 3D Animation course was developed to help you build proper foundations and learn the most important principals of animation so you can start off on the right foot. During this course, you will learn 3D Animation from the ground up from industry mentors who have worked at studios such as Pixar, Dreamworks and Weta Digital. We’ll teach you the everything from the foundations, software tools and all the short cuts we’ve learned over the years working at major studios around the world.

If you are interested in becoming a 3D Animator for Feature Films and Video Games there’s no better course to help get you started.

The Introduction to 3D Animation is a prerequisite for the Advanced 3D Animation Diploma. 

Free Trial Starts

November 6th 2017

Duration

16 Weeks

Course Delivery

Online

Prerequisites

None

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INTRODUCTION TO 3D MODELING

The Introduction to 3D Modeling Course is designed to strengthen your foundation skills and provide a pathway to the Advanced 3D Modeling Diploma by mastering the basics of 3D Modeling. First, you'll learn everything from navigating Maya, the industry standard software package and all the common tools that the pros use. Once you're comfortable with the technical stuff you'll move into 3D Modeling theory and applications. Students finish off by creating their own 3D Character from scratch using the knowledge they've learned throughout the course. 

The Introduction to 3D Modeling is a prerequisite for the Advanced 3D Modeling Diploma.

 

Free Trial Starts

November 6th 2017

Duration

16 Weeks

Course Delivery

Online

Prerequisites

None

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