Focus on developing your creativity and practical skills with a degree designed for the digital age.
The Master of Digital Arts offers a mixture of theory and elective courses in key areas of digital media such as digital video, 3D computer animation, digital compositing, interactivity, coding, the Internet, sound, and hybrid media. A visual effects specialisation is also available. As a digital arts student you will have access to the cutting-edge facilities at the ANU School of Art.
A Master of Digital Arts will advance your career as a practising digital artist, or working as a professional in the arts and new media industries. It also prepares you for further study.
Upon successful completion, students will have the skills and knowledge to:
The Master of Digital Arts requires completion of 96 units, which must consist of:
24 units from completion of the Visual Effects specialisation
6 units from completion of ARTV8821 Points of View: Independent Creative Art and Media Practice
12 units from completion of courses from the following list:
DART8067 New Media, Innovation and Research I
DART8071 New Media, Innovation and Research II
NEWM6506 Digital Cultures
HIST6233 How the Camera Changed History: A century of photography and cinema
A minimum of 12 units from completion of courses from the following list:
ARTV8038 Studio Practice 6u
ARTV8039 Studio Practice 12u
ARTV8040 Studio Practice 18u
A maximum of 18 units from completion of courses from the following list:
ARTV6002 Physical Computing for the Creative Arts
ARTV6003 Video Art
ARTV6004 Digital Compositing
ARTV6005 Sound Art
ARTV6921 Environment Studio 1
ARTV8300 Visual Arts Studio Masterclass
DART8116 Studio Practice (Visual Effects) 6
DART8117 Studio Practice (Visual Effects) 12
DART8118 Studio Practice (Visual Effects) 18
24 units from completion of elective courses offered by ANU
In Australia each institution has its own application procedures and admission requirements so il would be better to contact your chosen university for an application form. To study here you'll need to apply for both admission to an institution and also for a student visa from the Australian Government so it's necessery to carefully check student visa information on the Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP).
Entry requirements can include: the academic requirements, evidence of funds to support your study and overseas student health cover. The academic requirements you need to study in Australia depend on the level of education you want to study. Indeed, in some cases, you may need to present your results of an English language test.
You can choose up to six courses in your application. Each university you've applied to consider your application separately. This means that you may receive an offer from each course that you include in your application.
A Bachelor degree or international equivalent with an average mark of at least 65 per cent and a successful assessment of a portfolio of works.
All applicants must meet the University's English Language Admission Requirements for Students
Applicants with a Bachelor Degree or Graduate Certificate in a cognate discipline may be eligible for 24 units (1 semester) of credit.
Applicants with a Graduate Diploma or Honours in a cognate discipline may be eligible for 48 units (1 year) of credit.
Digital Art, Animation, Fine Arts, Design, Media Arts.
ANU offers a wide range of scholarships to current and future students to assist with the cost of their studies. The University is committed to enabling all students, regardless of their background, to achieve their best at ANU and realise their potential.
Eligibility for ANU scholarships varies depending on the specifics of the scholarship and can be categorised by the type of student you are. Specific scholarship application process information is included in the relevant scholarship listing.
Entry to the Master of Digital Arts requires a successful assessment of a portfolio of works and other supporting material. Before applying, applicants should consult the ANU School of Art website where the requirements are listed and supporting material submission information is detailed: http://soa.anu.edu.au/how-apply/postgraduate-coursework-applications