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UTS Animal Logic Academy
UTS Animal Logic Academy

UTS Animal Logic Academy

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A professionally-equipped studio space engineered to the highest industry standards

The UTS Animal Logic Academy (ALA) is a unique collaboration between the University of Technology and one of Australia’s leading 3D animation studios, Animal Logic. The Academy is located right in the heart of Sydney’s creative precinct and offers a range of courses and subjects that focus on 3D animation, visual effects, realtime animation, technical direction and more. Student artists are mentored by practicing industry professionals to build on their existing skills and respond directly to project-based challenges in animation and visualisation. Students work in a custom-built studio, designed to the highest industry standards, using professional production pipelines and engaging with the tools and technologies that define the animation and visualisation industries today.

Countries: Australia

Location: Campus

Industries: 3D Animation Visual Effects Concept Art & Illustration Immersive Media

Software: Adobe Premiere Pro DaVinci Resolve Foundry MARI Houdini Maya Renderman Shotgrid Substance 3D Designer Substance 3D Painter Zbrush

Programs: Masters Short Course

Certifications: Houdini Certified School Autodesk Trainer


Max Mitchell
Hallam Roberts
Daniel Baird
Sarah Donovan


ALA offers accelerated practice-based postgraduate courses in animation and visualisation, as well as a range of undergraduate subjects, short courses, and postgraduate research opportunities. Students work alongside leaders in industry, education and research who support artistic, technical, and professional development.

Master of Animation and Visualisation (MAV)

The MAV is a 1-year accelerated postgraduate course that offers students a year of full-time industry-like experience developing and working on professional level animation and visualisation projects.

Graduate Certificate in Animation and Visualisation (GCAV)

The GCAV gives students the opportunity to immerse themselves in the early-stage development of a professional level 3D animation production in an immersive studio environment in just 3 months of full-time study.

The Academy also offer short courses and undergraduate subjects that are open to students and industry who want to up-skill in specific areas of animation and visualisation development and production.

Research opportunities are also offered for candidates interested in delving into specific areas of original research as either investigation as Master’s by Research or Doctorate Research (PhD).

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UTS Animal Logic Academy
UTS Animal Logic Academy


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