A professionally-equipped studio space engineered to the highest industry standards
The UTS Animal Logic Academy (UTS ALA) is a unique collaboration that responds directly to the challenges of the animation and visualisation industries. Located on the UTS campus in the heart of Sydney’s creative precinct, the one year Master of Animation and Visualisation focuses on the application of animation, visual effects, computer-generated imagery (CGI) and emerging technologies in a professional studio environment. Artists in the Academy build on their existing skills and are mentored by practicing industry professionals from Animal Logic, UTS and other industry partners in a custom-built studio using real-world production pipelines.
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UTS ALA offers accelerated practice-based postgraduate courses in Animation and Visualisation, as well as a range of masterclasses and postgraduate research options. Students work alongside leaders in industry, education and research who support the students’ artistic, technical and professional development. By the end of their time at the Academy students will have a robust skill-set and portfolio with experience in professional-level 3D animation and emerging visualisation technologies projects.
The UTS ALA is a unique collaboration located on the UTS campus, right in the heart of Sydney’s creative precinct. It’s been engineered to the highest industry standards, which means students engage with the tools and technologies that define the animation and visualisation industry today.
Master of Animation and Visualisation
The 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
The 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 run a series of Masterclasses 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 Masters by Research or Doctorate Research (PhD)Learn More
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