- Type: Diploma
- Location: Canada
- Duration: 1 Year
- Deadline: Ongoing
Course Description2D Animation & Digital Art
Make your mark.
Are you an animation fanatic? The kind of person who hates waking up to an alarm clock for school but can always jump out of bed for Saturday morning cartoons? Does "taking notes" in class mean constantly doodling and day-dreaming about far-away fantasy worlds and colourful characters? If so, 2D Animation & Digital Art is the program for you!
Animated characters are no longer seen only in Saturday morning cartoons or on the big screen—they’ve worked their way into online games, apps, TV commercials…pretty much everywhere you look! Though media may be ever-changing, our connection with animated characters will always remain. And the way in which those characters are brought to life today remains true to the early days of classical animation…So! Are you ready to take your place at the drawing board?!
You will earn your 2D Animation & Digital Art diploma in only 12 months. Better still, you will break into the job market with a professional portfolio and demo reel, showcasing your talent and your style to potential employers. A solid grasp of 2D Animation remains one of the key foundational skills many studios look for in hiring animators.
In just one year, you could step into one of these exciting and rewarding careers:
- Digital Animator
- Character Designer
- Concept/Storyboard Artist
- Storyboard Clean-up Artist
- Interface Designer
- Layout Artist
- Background Artist
- Level Designer
This accelerated program will give you the skills and training you need to dive into the animation industry, including: character design-layout and production-Digital Painting-Life Drawing-Cell Animation-Design for Online and Mobile Games-and more!
"Everyone and everything you connect with at Centre for Arts and Technology is your best resource to ensure that you make the most out of your passion and talent."
– Devin James Watterston