Academy of Interactive Entertainment
Established in 1996, the Academy of Interactive Entertainment is recognised as Australia’s peak non-profit Registered Training Organisation for the Australian Video Games, 3D animation and related industries. Specialising in 3D computer graphics, games programming and design education, AIE provides real pathways to employment via training approved by industry and delivered by industry experienced teachers. AIE has close ties with many leading industry players and has won a number of awards for excellence in education development and delivery.
All AIE full-time courses are nationally accredited and recognised through the Australian Qualifications Framework. AIE has campuses located in Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney, Adelaide, and Online and also offers a degree at selected campuses in partnership with the Canberra Institute of Technology (CIT).The Academy of Interactive Entertainment (AIE) is Australia's most awarded 3D animation, game design and visual FX educator. Created as a non-profit organization to grow the creative digital sector, AIE pioneered the development of specialist game qualifications and continues to innovate through industry partnerships and dynamic teaching.
AIE courses are practical, career-focused and delivered by industry experienced teachers in a seriously fun and creatively-demanding studio environment. AIE and its graduates have won many awards over the years including being named the Australian Small Training Provider of the Year in 2007 and more recently in 2016. Their courses have been written in consultation with industry, a process which is continually reviewed to maintain quality graduates for the Australian Digital Content industries.
Students have a choice of four campuses, Melbourne, Sydney, Canberra or Adelaide. The online study also allows students to study and gain qualifications and skills from anywhere in the world. Both Sydney and Canberra campuses are co-sited with established games companies and offer genuine industry training creating 3D or games product in teams.
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