Open Day

Open Day - Sun 16th August, 2020

Considering a career in games, 3D or VFX?

Discover the courses designed to get you started in game development, 3D animation and visual effects at the AIE Open Day on Sun 16th August, 2020. AIE will be livestreaming our Open Day online so that you can join on your computer, phone or tablet.

Whether you're interested in studying online or on-campus we will be covering everything you need to know about the:

  • careers in games and vfx that we train students for;
  • studios and industries that we work with;
  • courses we offer, from beginners to professional mastery, and;
  • software, skills and knowledge we teach.

AIE's Open Day Livestream will also include presentations on entry requirements and how to apply. We'll be showing off student work and our industry-experienced teachers will be available to chat with you about how AIE can get you into a creative career.

Schedule

We're running a 2 hour livestream session in the morning at 10am and at 1pm in the afternoon for our Open Day.

Each session will cover the same information - see session outline below. Attendees will be able to ask questions in the live chat and have questions asked by our Teachers and Student Advisors.

Please indicate the session you would like to attend in the registration form.

  • AIE Courses and Career Pathways

    DescriptionTime
    The games and film industry continues to grow significantly both in Australia and overseas. During this session participants will be given an in-depth analysis of the industry as well as detailed information on the courses that AIE offers, and the application process.10:00am
    11:00am
    12:00pm
    1:30pm

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    GAME ART AND ANIMATION

    DescriptionTime
    Game artists create all the amazing graphics in the games you love to play. They are responsible for creating the characters, environments, all the visual effects plus a range of other tasks that impact on the visual style of the game.10:30am
    11:30am
    1:00pm
    2:30pm

  • Game Programming | White Icon For Circle

    GAME PROGRAMMING

    DescriptionTime
    Programmers are the wizards of the future! Game programmers are instrumental when it comes to creating the framework, functionality and interaction in a game.10:30am
    12:00pm
    1:00pm
    2:30pm

  • Game Design | White Icon For Circle

    GAME DESIGN AND PRODUCTION

    DescriptionTime
    Game Designers are instrumental in the development of the concepts, story and implementation of game play dynamics in video game production. They are the visionaries and evangelists and are vital in the development process. AIE's Game Design and Production teachers will be providing information on the content of this course.10:30am
    12:30pm
    2:00pm

  • 3D Animation And VFX | White Icon For Circle

    3D ANIMATION & VFX FOR FILM

    DescriptionTime
    3D artists create all the amazing visual content we see on our screens. This session will provide an in-depth look at AIE's 3D Animation and VFX course with specific details on each of the units covered in the course. Teachers will also be showcasing work from some of this year's students.11:00am
    12:30pm
    2:00pm

  • Incubator | White Icon For Circle

    Starting your own studio with GDML & AIE Incubator

    DescriptionTime
    The AIE incubator Program is the only initiative of its kind and is designed to nurture the next generation of game and film developers as they create business units and commercialise their products. AIE's Incubator Coordinators will be talking about the program and the opportunity it provides for AIE's graduates.11:30am
    12:30pm
    1:30pm

  • Alumni & Industry guest speakers

    DescriptionTime
    Each campus will be hosting an AIE alumni speaker who will be sharing their experiences of what life is like working in the games/film industry. Check the tab below to see who is speaking at your local campus.11:00am
    1:30pm

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HOW TO JOIN OUR OPEN DAY – ONLINE!

Before the Open Day Session starts, fire up your Internet, connect your headphones or turn your speakers up and have all your questions ready to go.

For the ultimate Open Day experience, we recommend using a computer, but you can also join using your phone or tablet. We don’t want you to miss out on any of the action!

When you are ready, click the link in your email to access our online event, put in your name and away we go. If you are using a mobile device, you can use the link to join via web browser or use the app.

You can ask a question at any time in the live chat and we’d love your feedback in our live polls.