Semester 1

Overview

Develop your visualization & graphic skills, and learn to design for print & advertising

Modules

Tools

Graphics and Illustrations Fundamentals

Anatomy Study

Typography Design

Digital Illustrations
Adobe Illustrator

Digital Painting
Adobe Photoshop Extended

Digital Filmmaking Concepts

Audio Editing
Adobe Audition

Video Editing
Adobe Premier Pro & Adobe Prelude

Design Portfolio
Project


Semester 2

Overview

Create a 2D animation portfolio & learn 2D digital graphics, scripting & storyboarding.

Modules

Tools

Storyboarding for Animation

Concepts of 2D Animation

Digital Pre-Production

2D Digital Graphics & Animation
Adobe Flash Professional

2D Animation Portfolio
Project


Semester 3

Overview

Learn Pixar RenderMan, exclusively available at Arena Animation, and create life-like crowd simulation, models, textures, light effects, rigs, and animation

Modules

Tools

Pixar RenderMan
Pixar RenderMan

Crowd Simulation
Golaem Crowd

3D Modeling
Maya Unlimited

Digital Sculpting
Zbrush

Texturing
Maya Unlimited

Lighting & Rendering
Maya Unlimited

Rigging
Maya Unlimited

Animation
Maya Unlimited

Dynamics & Realistic Features
Maya Unlimited

3D Portfolio
Project

Get a Certificate in AAIP Advanced Animation on completion of the first, second and third semesters of the course.

Semester 4

Overview

Learn digital compositing: wire removal, colour correction, green/blue screen, match-moving & camera tracking using NUKE.

Modules

Tools

Introduction
Nuke

Rotoscope
Nuke

Wire Removal
Nuke

Colour Correction
Nuke

Green/Blue Screen
Nuke

Matchmoving & Camera Tracking
Nuke

Matte Painting
Nuke, Photoshop

Rotoscope & Matchmoving
Mocha

Portfolio Demo Reel
Project

You will get a Certificate in AAIP - VFX on completion of all the semesters of the course.

Interested?